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Middlebrook Mountain Lions January 13, 2023
January 9th - 20th
I-Ready Testing window grades K-5 Math and ELA
No School - Martin Luther King Day
5th grade activity night - Bowling 6-7:30pm
January 22nd - February 5th
Chinese New Year
PTA Meeting - 7:15pm in the library
Father's Club meeting - 7:15pm in the library
Student Council Leadership Conference
Kushagra Bhargava with Alex Lumelsky , President of CT State Chess Association
Kushagra Bhargava, 5th grade student here at Middlebrook, attained the CT State Elementary Chess Champion title at the elementary school level of CT chess tournament held on January 6th at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield. It was organized by the CT State Chess Association where chess players in elementary schools across CT participated. He stood first among all the players and became eligible to represent CT in the prestigious 4th Annual John D. Rockefeller III National Tournament of Elementary School State Champions to be held from July 29th - Aug 1st 2023 in Grand Rapids , MI.
Coralie Myers, from Mrs. Russo’s grade 1 class, is a self-published non-fiction writer. She has authored a book about the ocean where she teaches fellow classmates about what is located in the sea. During class snack she educated her fellow classmates. Her beautifully crafted illustrations are accompanied by text that highlights fish, octopus, plants and mermaids. Coralie describes herself as both an author and an avid reader!
This week, students in grades 4 & 5 enjoyed a book tasting at the Balzano Cafe. The special of the day was a selection of Nutmeg Nominees. Each year, the Nutmeg Book Committee chooses 10 fiction books for the Intermediate category. At the end of April, students have the opportunity to vote for their favorite and choose our state’s winner.
5th Grade Activity
ATTENTION 5TH GRADE PARENTS/GUARDIANS
5th Grade Parents:
The 5th grade activity fee is now up on the membership toolkit (link listed below). It is a one-time fee of $25 that covers the costs of all the END OF THE YEAR activities scheduled for the 5th graders. It includes: Graduation T-shirt (50% of the payment), end of the year event for the 5th grade, graduation expenses, a gift/project to the school, etc.
Note: the 5th grade event has traditionally been a pool party/picnic during school hours.
Middlebrook Book Drive Flyer Winter 2023
Trumbull Parks and Recreation
TLC Registration is Open for 2023-2024
As an all-volunteer group, the Fathers Club is very flexible and appreciates of all contributions of time and/or services parents can give. Getting involved is easy, fun and a great way to be connected with the children and their school.
For more information on the organization and how you can get involved,
please contact Brayan Murillo.
Location: Middlebrook Library
PTA Fundraising Opportunities
There are many ways to get involved - please consider participating in at least one initiative this year. Support from families like yours is what makes Middlebrook such a wonderful school for our children to be a part of. Volunteer Volunteer to be a Room Parent - there are openings in every grade!
District K-5 Curriculum Guide Overviews
The Department of Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessments has captured in brochure format the major curriculum outcomes across all subject areas for each primary school grade, from kindergarten through grade 5. Below, please find the link to each grade-level curriculum overview. https://www.trumbullps.org/techlearn/curriculum/k-5-curr-overviews.html
Parent Volunteer Form
We welcome volunteers at Tashua school, however you must complete the Volunteer Form, link below. Please make sure every blank is filled in, use N/A where necessary.
Trumbull Mental Health Matters
The Trumbull Rotary Club has worked with community partners to offer this brochure on available mental health resources for our families. We appreciate the Trumbull Rotary for taking an active role in such an important area of need.
Middlebrook School Hours
Doors open at 8:20 AM
Regular School Hours: 8:35 AM - 3:20 PM
Early Dismissal Hours: 8:35 AM - 1:00 PM
Delayed Opening Hours
2 hour Delay – 10:35 AM – 3:20 PM
2 ½ hour Delay – 11:05 AM – 3:20 PM
Click below to view the Trumbull Public School 2022-23 Calendar