Pomperaug Elementary School

PES Newsletter 10/7/21


The Crazy Sock Day spirit day was a big success. See pictures below.

Reminder there is No School Friday, October 8th and Monday, October 11th. Enjoy a safe and healthy long weekend!


Stephanie Furman




October 8 - No School

October 11 - No School

October 15 - PTO Meeting 9:30 AM in the PES cafeteria
October 16 - Costume Craze 9:00 AM-1:00 PM Outside PES

November 3 - Picture retake day

November 3 - 5 - Fall Book Fair

November 8-10 Early Dismissal days for Parent Conferences

November 11 - Veterans Day Program - More information to come

November 12 Camo Spirit Day (please bring PB&J)

November 17 - PES PTO Meeting 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

November 24-26 Thanksgiving Recess (No School)


Thank you so much to the Federowicz Family for getting our Socktober collection started. They donated more than 200 pairs of socks on Friday! Please continue to send in new socks for all ages for the rest of the month. We have set a goal to collect more than 1000 pairs!

PES Storybook Pumpkin Contest

Please check out this flyer for our annual pumpkin decorating contest. This is one of the most fun things to happen in the Media Center each year. It will be exciting to have the pumpkins back in "real life" this year! If you have any questions or concerns, please email Mrs. Mastropietro, kmastropietro@region15.org. Here is the link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1srcENxm0LJ8NnHY30U5rValMtZaG3Ih3OUMCP5UrTuQ/edit

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Family Friendly Job Opportunities Available! Join the Region 15 team!

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We continue to implement mitigation strategies we used from last year (e.g. mask wearing, hand hygiene, physical distancing), we will continue to follow the guidance of local and state health officials with respect to keeping our school community safe.

Be on the lookout for detailed updates from Superintendent Smith.