These resources were shared at the Principal’s Chat on June 21, 2017 for Parents/Guardians of rising 6th Grade Students by Nottingham Principal Mary Beth Peloskey and staff.
Featuring writing from Nottingham’s second and third graders. Happy Reading, and have a wonderful summer!
Dear Parents/Guardians, Monday was a whirlwind of activity here at Nottingham, what with class trips, publishing parties, Readers’ Theater, class picnics, and end- of-year activities. Hard as it is to believe, we are in the home stretch! This morning I enjoyed addressing our fifth graders/ rising 6th graders one last time, as they completed their […]
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Dear Parents/Guardians, Our morning here at Nottingham began with an early faculty meeting in which instructional staff was asked to reflect on their own lessons learned this year, about themselves as role models […]
Mathematics Reviews The Math Department no longer prints summer review packets. Parents/Guardians can access the summer reviews with the following link: Summer Reviews. These reviews are a perfect way to keep your child’s skills in mathematics sharp and aid in grade level transition. Summer Reading and Writing Challenge Nottingham’s Summer Reading and Writing Challenge is designed to […]
Dear Parents/Guardians, Reminder of Early Release Dates – Dismissal Time: 1:26 p.m. It is a busy week here at Nottingham as we continue to celebrate student growth and the realizations of their hopes and dreams. I wanted to remind you that next week the following days are early release: Wednesday, June 21 Friday, June 23 […]
Dear Nottingham Parents/Guardians, Thank you for assisting us in keeping Nottingham a healthy school environment. Due to the recent outbreak of multiple cases of strep throat at Nottingham, below is a letter from the Department of Human Services giving guidelines to follow to minimize any additional spread. Several cases of Strep Throat have recently been […]
Knowing what you know now, if you could write a letter to yourself that would travel back in time so that you would receive it at the start of the school year, what advice would you give your younger self? Dear Ella, These are some things you need to know in first grade. First of […]
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow. Anthony J. D’Angelo Dear Parents/Guardians, Another busy, beautiful day in June can only mean that we are winding down the school year! This week’s Publishing Parties at our primary levels as well as several mathematically based post SOL learning opportunities (including […]