Tiogue's Weekly Family Newsletter

September 28, 2019 - No.5

Coventry High School's Homecoming Parade 9-28-19 with our GRADE 5 AAA Safety Patrol

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Important Information at Tiogue

Tiogue is proud to again be a Title One, Feinstein Leadership School!

Hours: 8:40am - 3:10pm

Students may come to school when supervisory coverage begins at 8:20am


-September 30 - open day

October 2019

-October 14 - NO SCHOOL, Columbus Day

-October 21 - PTA Mtg. (5:30pm in the Tiogue library or cafeteria)

November 2019

-November 5 - LifeTouch Picture Day

-November 18 - PTA Mtg. (5:30pm in the Tiogue library or cafeteria)

PTA INFORMATION and Meeting Schedule:

10/21/19 at 5:30pm

11/18/19 at 5:30pm

12/16/19 at 5:30pm

1/13/20 at 5:30pm

2/10/20 at 5:30pm

3/16/20 at 5:30pm

4/13/20 at 5:30pm

5/18/20 at 5:30pm

6/8/20 at 5:30pm (Last Mtg. of the year)

School Store information:

PTA School Store will begin shortly. Last year, school store was open every other Wednesday during student lunch/recess times. More information to follow.

Our Mission and Motto:

At Tiogue School, we believe that students can achieve their personal best and become responsible and productive citizens by embracing all learning opportunities each day.

"Everybody is somebody at Tiogue"

Thank you for making our Open House a success 9-24-19

Very Important Links for Families:

Sodexo Food Service in Coventry:
Click here

Important Lunch Pricing Information

2019-2020 Free and Reduced Lunch Application

Bus Information: Click here (Some Routes and Times have changed as of this past week)

RI Broadcaster's Association: Sign up for weather and school closing alerts here

SIGN UP FOR OUR CodeRED Alert System: Sign up here

Coventry Public Schools Website: http://www.coventryschools.net/home

School Website: http://tiogueschool.squarespace.com/

Parent Information on our District Website

School Dept. 2019-20 Calendar: Click here

Coventry Curriculum Resources: Click here

Safe Snack List: Click here

Health & Wellness Letter: Click here

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"HELLO" Hand Cookies made in our Life Skills Room

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Our commitment to inclusion and making everyone feel comfortable at Tiogue

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Our Nurse's Corner:

News From the Health Office:

Hand, foot, and mouth us a self limiting virus common in young children. Cycles of the virus often show in elementary school populations. Hand washing is your best prevention and protection measure. Please review with your children the importance of good hand washing.


HEARING: The Hearing Center came Friday 9/20/19 to conduct hearing screenings. You will receive a phone call and follow up letter from me if your child is referred for further evaluation.

VISION: The local Lions Club will be here October 3rd and 4th to conduct initial vision screening on all students in grades 1 through 5. If you do not want your child vision screened please notify me by phone, or email BEFORE October 3rd. In addition, you must provide me with an equivalent vision screening b a practitioner.

DENTAL: If you have not sent in a dental card, or notification that your child has been seen by your private Dentist please forward this to my office. If you do want your child screened by our school Dentist Dr. Gordon please notify me by phone or email.

Here is our Flu Clinic Information for our School Dept.:

Thursday 10/10/19

4:00-6:30 p.m.


ASFMS, 15 Foster Dr., Coventry, RI 02816

Monday 11/4/19

4:00-6:30 p.m.

AT Coventry High School, 40 Reservoir Rd., Coventry, RI 02816

Register online at


Registration recommended but not required.

If you have insurance, bring your card.

No out-of-pocket cost

for anyone; no money

will be collected.

-Gina D'Aguano MS, MEd, RN, CSNT

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