School Counseling News

May

Quote from the School Counselor:

When parents pay attention to what their children do well,

Their children tend to thrive overall.

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-6!

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SBAC Testing

SBAC Testing will continue during the first week of May. On May 2, 3, 5 and 6th, all students will be taking the Math portion of the test.
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May 8th : Happy Mothers Day to all the Wonderful Mothers out there!

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6th Grade Concert

Monday, May 9th, 6:30pm

34 Highland Street

West Hartford, CT

Come and support these talented 6th graders on May 9th!
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7th & 8th Grade Concert

Thursday, May 12th, 6:30pm

34 Highland Street

West Hartford, CT

Come and support these talented 7th and 8th grade students on May 12th and 16th!

Scholastic Book Fair

The Spring time Scholastic Book Fair will run from May 12th to May 17th! Students can come every morning from 7:30-8:00am or before any of the concerts!

7th & 8th Grade Concert

Monday, May 16th, 6:30pm

34 Highland Street

West Hartford, CT

Come and support these talented 7th and 8th grade students!
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Summer School Info:

The Office of Continuing and Summer Education invites parents to plan ahead for summer options that will keep your pre-teen or teen engaged, active and productive. Registration is now open for Middle School students for these classes:


· Algebra– An Introduction

· Game Design

· Introduction to Keyboarding

· Organizing for High School Study Skills

· Photography

· Study Skills for Middle School

**Social Studies Unleashed**


Browse the offerings online at www.whlifelearn.org.

Registration is now open:


  • Online at www.whlifelearn.org

  • By phone at 860-561-6900 (Mon-Fri from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm)

  • By mail or in person at The Office of Continuing Education, 50 South Main Street, Room 419, West Hartford, CT 06107

  • By fax at 860-561-6907 (Visa, Mastercard and Discover accepted)

    *Financial aid applications are also being accepted


Summer catalogs will be mailed to homes soon!

ALLY Is A Verb: LGBTQ Teens Speak out

Conard and Hall PTO and the West Hartford Community of Concern will be sponsoring : Ally is a Verb. LGBTQ Teens Speak Out- On Tuesday March 17th. Parents, teens, teachers and administrators are all welcome!


The workshop will be held at Conard High School in Room 169 from 6:30-8:30!

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8th Grade Lake Compounce Trip

Thursday, May 19th, 9am-2:45pm

146 Enterprise Avenue

Bristol, CT

The 8th grade will be going to Lake Compounce on May 19th! They will be back in time for the buses at 2:50!

"A Day in the Life" for 8th Grade Students

Students attending Hall and Conard for their freshmen year will be attending their respective schools on Friday, May 20th. This will give the 8th grade students a chance to get an inside view on what their future high school day will be like. The students will leave at 8:45 a.m. and will be retuning at 11:15 a.m.
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Bristow 10 year Celebration!

Saturday, May 21st, 11am-2pm

34 Highland Street

West Hartford, CT

Come and Celebrate 10 years of Bristow! We will have hot dogs and hamburgers, a bounce house obstacle course and other forms of great entertainment! The event is free and open to all Bristow families!
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6th Grade Field Trip to the Village

Tuesday, May 31st, 8am-2:30pm

104 Goose Green Road

Barkhamsted, CT

The 6th Grade will be taking a field trip to the Village to enjoy a fun day of activities! The students will be back in time for the buses at 2:50!
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7th Grade Field Trip to Hammonasset

Thursday, May 26th, 8am-2:30pm

Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison, CT, United States

Madison, CT

The 7th Graders will be attending a field trip at Hammonasset State Beach in Madison on May 26h. The students will be back in time for the buses at 2:50!

Mindfulness Curriculum

School Counselor, Mrs. Wilson will continue to teach the mindful schools curriculum to 7th grade health classes during the 6th Unified Arts rotation.

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Happy Memorial Day!

On Monday, May 30th there will be no school for Memorial Day!
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