Weekly Bulletin

Week of September 13th, 2021


Important Dates:

Wednesday, September 22nd: Early Release Day-dismissal at 11:10 a.m.

Thursday, September 23rd:M.S. Curriculum Night-Grades 5&6-6-7:30pm

Thursday, September 30rd:M.S. Curriculum Night-Grades 7&8-6-7:30pm

Parker and McCarthy Cross Country Running Team

The Cross Country Running Team is open to students of all grades and abilities. The team will practice on Tuesdays and Thursdays at McCarthy from 2:45-3:45 from September 21 st -October 28 th . Parker students will meet up and all jog over together. In addition to practices, runners will have the opportunity to compete in meets with area middle schools. Students of all ages and abilities are welcome to participate. Runners of all abilities are encouraged to attend meets, although races are never mandatory. All runners are responsible for their own transportation to and from practices and meets. More detailed information about each week’s events will be posted to the Google Classroom (class code: sxookzi). After joining the Google Classroom, registration begins by clicking the registration link to sign your child up for the season. The deadline is September 13th .

From the Health Office

Please see the attached Covid-19 Screening Checklist for your review.

Parent(s) or Guardians of Grade 6 Students: See attached Grade 6 Request.

Parent(s)/Guardians Grade 7/8: Adolescents need 2 doses of a Meningococcal ACWY vaccine: First dose: 11 or 12 year of age & Second (booster) dose: 16 years of age. Please see attached VIS Sheet for Meningococcal Vaccine, “What you Need to Know.”

Parent (s)/Guardians of Students who have a prescribed epinephrine auto-injector for life threatening allergies and will be carrying their autoinjectors in their backpacks, please find the En Route Student Emergency Plan of Care form below to complete and send in to the nurse. Bus drivers are trained to give EpiPen’s if the student has the EpiPen in their backpack.

From Parker PTO

Please see the attached flyer for the upcoming Parker PTO Yard Sale! Table information is also included for those who may want to do a fall cleanout!

File attachments:

YARDSALE Flyer Parker PTO 2021.pdf

We will be holding PTO meetings on the second Thursday of each month. The meetings will be virtual and all are welcome to join.

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.


You can also dial in using your phone.

United States: +1 (646) 749-3122

Access Code: 809-569-845


To report an Absence, Late Arrival or Dismissal for your student. Please notify Parker Middle School by emailing parkerattendance@chelmsford.k12.ma.us or by calling the Attendance line at 978-251-5133, extension 4100. ~Thank you.