Reports Cards Next Week

Ski Day #3 is in the books. A great day of skiing, lots of effort by gritty kids to try new trails, and work together with their classmates. Lots of effort, too, by our gritty chaperones. Thanks! Next week is the last week, then we’re back to our regular Thursday schedule.    Report cards go home…

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Not too warm…not too cold…just right!

 Another great day of skiing yesterday. The conditions were great, and the weather wasn’t too cold (unlike today!). So many students tried new trails, and are proud of their development as skiers. Thanks again to the chaperones and staff who make the day possible, and to the PTP for the financial support.    I hope…

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First ski day in the books

What a great day of skiing yesterday! We have a number of students who have never skied before, and it’s always exciting. Thanks to all the chaperones, we couldn’t do it without you. One note for next week: please make sure your students have warm gloves or mittens, and good, long (non-cotton) socks. Everyone has…

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Thank you

I want to take this opportunity to wish everyone a Happy Hanukah, a Happy Solstice, a Merry Christmas, and a Happy Kwanzaa, and I hope you all have a relaxing and fun vacation. I also want to thank all of you for trusting us with the education of your child, it is a responsibility we…

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“Miłego Przedstawienia”! (Enjoy the Show!)

“Jesteśmy bardzo podekscytowani“, which means “we are very excited” in Polish. Our Polish performance is tonight, we’ve been rehearsing today, and the gym is decorated with beautiful art and animals that our students have been created. We can’t wait for you to see the gym and enjoy the performance. Everyone, students and staff, have been working…

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One week to performance!

Our Cultural Study performance celebrating the music and culture of Poland is one week away! Next Thursday, we’ll be rehearsing during the day, and we ask that students and families arrive at 6:00 to view all the amazing artwork that will be on display in the gym, and at 6:15, students will go to the…

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It’s almost December!

It’s almost December! There’s a lot going on at the Rowe School this month. Next week are Mini-Courses where students get to do cooking, crafts, and activities all related to our study of Poland. And the following week is our Cultural Study performance, on Thursday, December 13th. The show starts at 6:30, and students need to…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

 I hope your family has a wonderful Thanksgiving, a safe (though short) vacation, and you have the time you want with family, friends and food this long weekend.      There is a lot of learning going on about Poland at the Rowe School in all the classrooms. After visits from an expert in Polish folklore,…

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Short week next week

Next week is a short but busy week.  We have full days of school on Monday and Tuesday, and a 12:30 release on Wednesday, with lunch being served at 12:00. Monday is a field trip to the Polish Center for Discovery and Learning in Chicopee for K-6. Wednesday morning we are having a lockdown practice, with assistance from local and state authorities. Students will…

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Conferences

It’s always encouraging to see so many families join us for conferences, it’s an important time for parents, guardians, and teachers to work together to figure out how best to help our students as learners both at school and at home. We’re doing Blizzard Bags again this year. Please let me or your student’s teacher know…

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