Arts Middle Update

Friday, May 21st

Hello Arts Middle Families,

Monday and Tuesday we will follow the SBAC schedule to allow for more time and make-ups.

If your child has any tech issues, please call or text (860) 214-2083.

important dates

Monday, May 31 - No School

Wednesday, June 2 - ½ day - 12:00 dismissal

Friday, June 18th - ½ day - 12:00 dismissal - Last day

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Field Day - Wednesday, June 2nd

We are excited to announce that we will be holding Field Day at Dillon Stadium across the street from the school. All students that are up - to - date with their vaccinations will be able to participate.

Students who are working remote will be able to be dropped off at Dillon Stadium and participate. We will be sending more information soon.

If your child is a remote learner and would like to participate in Field Day, please click on the link below to let us know.

The deadline for signing up for Field Day is Friday, May 21st.

Fun at lunch

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beautiful week at recess

8th grade Step Up

We will celebrate our 8th graders who are 'Stepping Up' to high school on Friday, June 18th. All 8th graders are invited to participate. Families will be also be invited to cheer our students across the stage. More information to come soon.

The ceremony will take place in the morning of June 18th.

Notes from the Nurse

For the 6th grade students entering 7th grade next school year

As per the Connecticut State Law (C.G.S. Sec. 10-204a and 10-206), all children must provide the school with proof of the following requirements in order to attend 7th grade at the start of the 2021-2022 school year.

• A complete physical exam by a health provider done on or after July 1st, 2020.

• An updated immunization record which includes these vaccines: a 2nd dose of MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), a 2nd dose of varicella (chickenpox) or verification of disease from a health care provider, Tdap booster, and meningococcal.

Please fax this paperwork to (860) 240-6503 or email to by August 1st, 2020.

All Families

If your child has received medications in school this year, please make arrangements with me to pick up any remaining medication before the end of the school year. I will not be able to send home any medications with the students. Any medications that remain in the office after the last day of school will be destroyed.

If you have any questions please email or call me at (860) 724-0685 ext. 3599

Thank you, Jayme Lindsey

Links to sign up for COVID Vaccine

Arts Middle Health Updates

Stress-Relief “Talk It Out” Hotline

Parents and caretakers who are experiencing increased stress and struggling with the needs resulting from caring for children during COVID-19 are invited to call the new “Talk It Out” hotline. Trained professionals are ready to listen to and speak with those in need about concerns and potentially connect individuals with responsive services. Parents and caretakers are asked to call 1-833-258-5011 or visit for more information and to receive relief.

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