The Friday File

January 16, 2015

Nashua Mission

Students will be provided an appropriate learning environment, which supports them academically, physically, esthetically, socially, and emotionally. This environment will give each child the opportunity to develop to the fullest potential and promote life long learning. The achievement of high educational standards at Nashua Elementary School will involve the entire school community.

Upcoming Events


January 19


January 20

6:00 p.m. PTA

January 21

7:45 Staff Meeting

January 23

Winter Benchmark Closes

January 26


January 27

BLT out

AM-Bekah to Debbie Miller

PM-Catherine to Debbie Miller

5:00-8:00 Wendy's Night

January 28

AM-HS to Debbie Miller


January 29

Double Starbucks

January 30


2015-16 Budget

Grade Level Budgets are due TODAY! Please make sure you include justifications for purchases. If you do not have this part of your request, the form will be returned to you for completion.

THIS JUST IN: Our 2015-16 budget has been cut by 15% from last year's budget. This will narrow our resources by about $4500.

If you are interested in furniture for your classroom, please let Rita know (i.e. tables to replace desks, etc).

January PLT schedule


Jan. 28th: PST PLT


Jan. 21: ODW

Jan. 28th: PST PLT


Jan. 28th: PST PLT


Jan. 30th: PST PLT


Jan. 28th: PST PLT


Jan. 21st: ODW

Jan. 28th: PST PLT

*Make sure you turn in your Agenda notes from your off PLT weeks. See me if you have questions.

3rd quarter visits

Dr. Hackett will be here today at 9:30 to visit classrooms.

Mr. Sutton will be doing his 3rd quarter building visits unannounced

2015-16 XLT

If you are interested in working XLT again this year, please complete the attached form and turn it into me my Jan. 30.

More info to come about XLT

January Birthdays

1st-Rita and Trena


Staff Meeting Jan. 21st

The staff meeting will begin in the Learning Lab for ALL CERTIFIED STAFF at 7:45 a.m.

Agenda Items:

*Red/Yellow/Green activity with BLT

*Number Talks Module-grade level teachers in Learning Lab

*Encore and Specialist will move to the Conference Room to meet

Thank You!

To Carol and Louise for attending the KLC meeting this month

Culture of Excellence Winners

The following people will represent Nashua as our 2014-15 Culture of Excellence Nominees:

Teaching: Kendra Lowe

Service: Cody Bentley

Volunteering: Jennifer Walters