Month: February 2017

Food Bus Initiative Coming to Nottingham

Thanks to Nottingham PTA members, Mimi Shah and Rachel Riley for researching and getting Nottingham up and running to participate in this worthwhile cause. The Food Bus is an Arlington-based program with over 40 schools participating across the country.  This public charity designs, implements and maintains systems by which unused/unopened food leftover from elementary school […]

February 13

What would happen if there was no television?  Why would this be good?  bad? You need a TV because if you do not have an iPad, then you’ll have a TV to entertain you.  And think of the channels like ABC, Disney Jr., and Cartoon Network.  TV is like sugar: you need a little bit of […]

February 6

This week’s quest comes from JoeJoe in Ms. Johnston’s 3rd grade class.  If you could change your class mascot, what would it be and why? If I could change my classroom’s mascot it would be Ms. Mendelson’s Marvelous Monkeys. I would choose that because it has an alliteration. Also, as monkeys swing to different trees, […]

Crossing Guard Appreciation Day – February 8

Please join Mr. Koutsouftikis and Ms. Pelosky, along with our school Safety and Wellness Coordinator, PE teacher Mike Giusto, in recognizing the efforts of our school safety crossing guards.  Thank you for continuing to model for your children and encouraging them to follow our crossing guards’ directions in the mornings!   Mr. Stuckie – Little Falls […]

National School Counseling Week!

Thank you, Dr. McCormac! National School Counseling Week 2017, “School Counseling: Helping Students Realize Their Potential,” will be celebrated from Feb. 6-10, 2017, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems. National School Counseling Week, sponsored by ASCA, highlights the tremendous impact school counselors can have in helping […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham II – February 7, 2017

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. Oscar Wilde Dear Parents/Guardians, Thank you so very much to those of you who donate your time and energy in partnering with us and our PTA to ensure that Nottingham is a fun, safe place for […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham I – February 7, 2017

Regarding:  Sewer Work in the Nottingham Neighborhood Dear Parents/Guardians, Thank you for your concerns regarding the work that is currently in progress off of Little Falls Road. I wanted to assure that you that Nottingham’s front office staff had been in touch with the Sagress Construction Corporation who has been contracted out to repair the […]