Arts Middle Update

Friday, February 5th

Hello Arts Middle Families,

Students have four classes each day. It is important that your child go to the Google Classroom for each class and click into the Zoom link for each class. Attendance is taken in each class.

We want to support every student to get to class and complete the assignments. If you have any questions or need any support for your child, text Mr. Ryan at (860) 719-1873.

If you would like a staff member to check in with your child fill out this link:

Mr Ryan's Message
Parent Updates from Google Classroom

important dates

Monday, Feb. 8 No School—Teacher Professional Development

Monday, Feb. 15– Tuesday, Feb. 16 No School—President’s Day and Break

Notes from the Nurse

Dear CREC Families,

As per the Connecticut State Law (C.G.S. Sec. 10-204a and 10-206), all children must provide the school with proof of the following requirements.

• A complete physical exam by a health provider done on or after July 1st, 2019.

• An updated immunization record which includes these vaccines: a 2nd dose of MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), a 2nd dose of varicella (chickenpox) or verification of disease from a health care provider, T dap booster, and meningococcal.

The form with the physical exam and record of immunizations must be given to the school.

Parents may present it to the Health Office via


-Fax 860-240-6503

-Mail 75 Vany Dyke Ave Hartford 06106

-Student may bring in to office

Report Cards

Report Cards will be sent home the week of February 12th.

There is a new grade IE - Insufficient Evidence.

IE - Insufficient Evidence

The student meets the following criteria: academically behind and attendance issues with no evidence of learning.
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Transportation Reimbursement

If you live outside of the transportation zone and drive your child to school, you will find reimbursement information in the link below.
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Big Brothers, Big Sisters

If you would be interested in having your child paired up with a mentor from Big Brothers, Big Sisters, contact our guidance counselor Matt Coon.

Health Updates

Please see the information about Connecticut travel expectations. Contact our school nurse, Wendy Thornley, if you have any questions.

Stress-Relief “Talk It Out” Hotline

Parents and caretakers who are experiencing increased stress and struggling with the needs resulting from caring for children during COVID-19 are invited to call the new “Talk It Out” hotline. Trained professionals are ready to listen to and speak with those in need about concerns and potentially connect individuals with responsive services. Parents and caretakers are asked to call 1-833-258-5011 or visit for more information and to receive relief.

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