Tiogue's Weekly Family Newsletter

October 13, 2018 - No.7

What's Happening at Tiogue Elementary School, Home of the Timberwolves


Over the next few months we will be refreshing our PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention Systems) at Tiogue. We are creating new Brave Bucks, redesigning the process, and helping the students to conceptualize our 3 basic tenets: Be Respectful, Be Responsible, and Be Safe!

We will be working to simplify our language and our teaching around these 3 expectations. We will continue to have our weekly Brave Buck Raffle, where students get recognized for their good behavior and their contributions to our school community. Our PBIS, All School Assembly, will be held on Monday, October 22nd. The R.O.A.R. Show will be at Tiogue!

To learn more about the R.O.A.R. Show, click the link below.

Please consider joining our Tiogue PTA! Our NEXT PTA MEETING IS SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, OCTOBER 15th AT 3:30pm.

Our PTA helps to organize most of our special events at the school and handles the fundraising for items and programs that do not come from our District budget.

Coventry Schools Flu Clinic Dates and Locations

-November 13, 2018 at Coventry High School - 4pm-6:30pm

See the information, flyers, and link to sign up at the bottom of this newsletter!

Hope you had a weekend.

All the best,

-Mr. Giusti

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

Dates to Remember:


-October 15, 2018 PTA MTG AT 3:30pm in the Cafeteria


-October 22, 2018 R.O.A.R. Assemblies for (K-2) and (3-5)

-October 27, 2018 PTA TRUNK or TREAT EVENT, Saturday 11am

-October 30, 2018 LifeTouch Picture Day (see information below)

-October 31, 2018 Perfect Attendance for the month closes - students will be given their raffle ticket for October

November 2018

-November 6, 2018 No School, Election Day

-November 22-23 No School, Thanksgiving Recess

PTA INFORMATION and Meeting Schedule:

10/15/18 at 3:30pm

11/19/18 at 6:30pm

12/17/18 at 3:30pm

1/28/19 at 6:30pm

2/25/19 at 3:30pm

3/18/19 at 6:30pm

4/22/19 at 3:30pm

5/20/19 at 6:30pm

June TBD at 3:30pm

School Store information:

PTA School Store will take place every other Wednesday during student lunch/recess times.

The store began on 9/26/18. Store items are inexpensive.

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"

RI Secretary of State, Nellie Gorbea, Visited with our Third Grade Students last Thursday


Mark your calendar! Picture Day is Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Look for more information on your child's Picture Day Flyer/Order Form or visit mylifetouch.com to place your order. The picture day ID # needed is PC018204Q0. For Customer Support, please call 401-828-5220.

Picture Day flyers will go home next week.

Important Links

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

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

Parent Information on our District site

(NEW ITEM) School Dept. 2018-19 Calendar: Click here

Coventry Curriculum Resources: Click here

Safe Snack List: Click here

Health & Wellness Letter: Click here

Food Service in Coventry: Click here

Bus Information: Click here

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

*NEWEST CodeRED Alert System: Sign up here

Our Nurse's Corner:

New information:

Dr. Gordon, our school dentist will be here for dental screenings on Friday, December 7th.

Very Important

MEDICATIONS: In order for your child to have any medications (prescription or over the counter) at the elementary level I must have a physician's order on file. You must provide the medication to the Health Office which matches the order exactly. This include acetaminophen, ibuprofen, and cough drops.

2018 Fall Flu Clinic Information


Coventry High School

40 Reservoir Road

Coventry RI 02816

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 4-6:30 PM

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

Consider following the principal on Twitter @domgiusti

Sodexo Food Service October Menu is found below