Tyngsborough Elementary School

1.23.17 Email Blast

Celebrating The Great Kindness Challenge this week at TES!

For the third straight year, TES will participate in the The Great Kindness Challenge. A special thank you to our parent volunteers and school counselors for organizing our Kindness Stations!

http://thegreatkindnesschallenge.com/

Teaching Kindness is Essential!

https://www.edutopia.org/blog/teaching-kindness-essential-reduce-bullying-lisa-currie


TES is beyond thrilled to have Victoria Coe, children's book author join us tomorrow in Mr. Lewis' Class! Check out the trailer to her new book!


http://www.victoriajcoe.com/


The Chris Herren Story


https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzn65EUuoG2-SjZJS3BTZGFIdEo2WUpfbmdBMi1kRW95ZFh3/view


Dr. Flanagan's Weekly Message

audioBoom / Jan.20 from Dr. Michael Flanagan’s Tweet


Hello Tyngsborough Elementary Students and Staff!


My group “The 2 Amigos” from Tyngsborough Middle School are doing an Animal Supply Drive for the Lowell Humane Society. Please help the animals by donating any Animal products. We plan to make sure that the animals at the Lowell Humane Society have all the supplies they need. The items that can be donated are listed below (Starred words are needed most).



Dogs

Cats

Small Animals



*-Collars

*-Raw Beef Bones

-String Cheese

-EZ Walk Harness

-Treat Dispensers

-Dog Toys

-Leashes

*- Clay Cat Litter

*-Stainless Steel litter

boxes

-Adult/Kitten Food

-Cat beds

-Break-Away Collars

-Bunny chew toys

-Ceramic Dishes

-Bird toys, treats, food

-Bird cages

-Hamster food

-”Totally Ferret” Food and rat Blocks

-Toys, treats, Small animal hideaways




Thank You From

The 2 Amigos”(Nevaeh Hanson + Lexie Soucy).

Save the Dates! Please check dates weekly as dates are subject to change.

1/23-1/27/17 - The Great Kindness Challenge

1/24 - Dress Like a Rock Star

1/25 - Dress Like a Super Hero

1/25/17 - UMass Lowell Health & Fitness Fair - grades 4-5

1/26/17 - Wear 70s Attire

1/27/17 - Pajama Day


1/31/17 - Jump Rope for Heart Kick Off

2/3/17 - NE Patriots Day - Wear Patriots Gear or Team Colors!

2/6-2/10/17 - National School Counselor Week

2/9/17 - 2017-18 Kindergarten Parent Information Night @ 6:00-7:00 (TES Cafe)

2/10/17 - Preschool Progress Report Sent Home

2/11/17 - PTO 2nd Annual Valentine Dance (Details below)

2/11/17 - 2017-18 Preschool Open House @ 10:00-11:00

2/15/17 - Preschool Parent/Teacher Conferences (Details to follow)

2/17/17 - World Read Aloud Day

2/18-2/26/17 - February Break - No School



TES will administer the Next-Generation MCAS in Spring 2017. Details to follow.http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/nextgen/default.html


Grade 3: April 25-27 ELA

Grade 4: April 10 -12 ELA

Grade 5: April 3, 6 &7 ELA


Grade 3: May 1,2 Math

Grade 4: May 4,5 Math

Grade 5: May 11,12 Math

Grade 5 MCAS Science: May 16,17


These are tentative dates and are subject to change. There are a total of 3 ELA sections and 2 math sections for each grade level. There are 2 Science MCAS tests as well.


Please consider supporting our amazing community groups.


http://www.eftyng.org/

http://www.tyngsboroughpto.org/

http://www.tyngsboroughps.org/pages/Tyngsborough/Departments/Special_Education/sepac

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