The Principal’s Corner

Happy Holidays!

I want to take this opportunity to wish everyone a Happy Hanukah, a Merry Christmas, 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 take very seriously. Happy New Year as…

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Aproveite o desempenho!

 “Todo mundo está animado”, which means everyone is very excited in Portugese, the language of Brazil. The performance is tonight, and we’ve been rehearsing today, the gym is decorated with beautiful art and animals that our students have been created. I hope you and your student can get here at 6 so you have time…

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The Brazil performance is next week!

   Our Cultural Study performance celebrating the music and culture of Brazil 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…

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Welcome to December! (Rabbit, Rabbit)

   Welcome to 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 Brazil. And the following week is our Cultural Study performance, on Thursday, December 15th. The show starts at 6:30, but come…

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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 letter going home today discussing our bus loading and unloading process and how to make sure our students stay safe. Please take…

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Thanksgiving’s next week

   Next week is a short week, we have full days of school Monday and Tuesday, and Wednesday is a 12:30 release, lunch is served at 12:00. As we come to the Thanksgiving break, I am thankful to work in a community of learners such as what we have here at Rowe School, and that…

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An interesting week at the Rowe School

It’s been great to see so many parents and guardians coming in for conferences. We don’t see the families of students who take the bus on a regular basis, so it’s nice to re-connect. Conferences are a great way to better understand your child as a learner, and a strong school-home connection is so important…

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Conferences are coming…

Great job, 5th and 6th grade! They sold over $1800 worth of pizzas and such for the Washington, D.C. trip fundraiser, which netted them $600 that will come off the cost of the trip for students. Thanks to everyone who participated. The pizzas, etc., will be available for sellers to pick up on Tuesday, November…

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Happy Halloween!

   As you heard in a message yesterday, due to the snow and rain forecast for Thursday, Tailgate Trick or Treating has been rescheduled from tonight to Friday, October 27 at 6 p.m. and the Community Pot Luck will happen directly after at 6:30. Hope to see you Friday night, it should be spook-tacular!  …

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Sign up for conferences

   Conferences are coming! Conferences are coming! Family conferences are happening the week of November 7th. They can be scheduled Monday, 11/7 from 3:30-6:00, and Wednesday or Thursday, 11/9 or 10, from 12:45-3:30. Call Laurie to set up your time. Please note: that is an unusual week. We have a full day of school on…

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