Guidance Newsletter

June 2017

Important Dates

June 2nd - 6-th Grade Field Trip to Lake Quassy

June 2nd - 8th-Grade Dance

June 5th - Grade 6 Parent Orientation 6:00 - 7:30

June 6th - Step-Up Day for incoming 6th graders

June 8th - 7th-Grade Field Trip to Lake Compounce

June 8th - 8th-Grade Outing at Mountain Mist

June 8th - 8th-Grade Sports Informational Night at Sheehan at 6:30 pm

June 9th - Field Day - entire school

June 16th - Last Day - early dismissal

WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY AND SAFE SUMMER!!

ALL GRADES

As we come to the end of another great school year, we want to take this opportunity to thank all our teachers, parents and students for all their hard work and dedication! We hope all students finish the school year strong and work to their best potential. Students and Staff should use this summer to relax and rejuvenate so we are all ready to take on challenges and rewards of another year, whether it be middle school or high school!

S U M M E R I N F O R M A T I O N

Summer School / Retention

As the year comes to a close and grades become clear, counselors will be meeting with students and contacting parents regarding summer school and retentions. Guidance will be getting summer school brochures listing offerings and registration information.

Summer Camps

Here are a few summer camp offerings for those interested! Check out click links for details.

*Engineering and Aviation Summer Camp- https://www.milestonec.com/

* CT STEM Academy Summer Camps - http://town.wallingford.ct.us/images/customer-files/PRSummerCTSTEMCamps2017.pdf

* Kids Fueling the Future and Aquaculture - Information was previously sent out, contact Moran for information

Summer Tutors

Parents frequently ask school counselors if we know of any tutors for the summer. Guidance has a list of any qualified staff available for summer tutoring. Please let us know if you are interested. We are happy to pass on the names and contact information. Times, payment and location can be determined between parent and tutor.

WE WILL MISS YOU

Wishing the happiest of retirements to Mrs. Durr, Mrs. Genovese and Mrs. Lawrence! Enjoy the next chapter! We will miss you!

School Counselors for 2017-2018 School Year

Grade 6 - Mrs. Funaro

Grade 7 - Mrs. DeHaan

Grade 8 - Mrs. Barber-Devine