Monthly Archives: November 2012

deadline extended! Last day to donate is now Friday, November 30th!

Below is a description of the November fundraiser, Funds4Books, which was extended two days and will be wrapping up tomorrow. This is an easy way to start re-building the school library with the added bonus that 100% of all donations … Continue reading

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local production of Hairspray features Ed. Smith alumni

Forwarded from the Nottingham listserv If you enjoyed Nottingham’s 2011 production of Hairspray, a great musical about integration, self-confidence and big hair, you might want to check out the production opening up at The Red House this weekend. The Red … Continue reading

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Entertainment Books-final payments/books collected this week

If you still have an entertainment book in your house and want to keep it, please send in your $30 payment with your child as soon as possible. If you do not wish to keep your book, please return it … Continue reading

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December 6th showing at The Warehouse Gallery

Message from Middle School ELA teacher, Michele Gendron: The advanced English class participated in the PAL project with Syracuse University, and their second opening will be on Thursday, December 6th from 5-7 p.m. at the Warehouse. Their art will be … Continue reading

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Letter from Alliance for Quality Education

Dear PPS members and supporters, Please take a few minutes to read the following letter I received from Billy Easton. Follow the links and send a message to our Governor and Legislature. If you are free, attend the rally in … Continue reading

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Additional public performances scheduled Dec. 1 and 8 for sold out children’s touring production ‘A Thousand Cranes’

Many 6th graders may recall reading A Thousand Cranes in 4th grade literature circles. A simple, yet powerful story and one not easily forgotten. Thank you to Molly Voorheis for sending this along. Additional public performances scheduled Dec. 1 and … Continue reading

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Holiday Chorus Festival is December 5th

Reminder from Marie Koch, Ed Smith music teacher: Looking at getting into the holiday spirit? Please consider attending the Ed. Smith Holiday Chorus Festival featuring our talented fifth and second graders.The show is Wednesday, December 5th at 7:00 p.m. (children … Continue reading

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Mark your calendars!

You and your family are invited to: “Tech Talk” PTO Event Monday, December 3rd, 2012 The Edward Smith K-8 PTO is hosting a “Tech Talk” Event that will allow both elementary and middle school families to compare and contrast current … Continue reading

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December newsletter & calendar

The December Howler and accompanying calendar are attached. Please note that page 2 now includes the website address and the new Facebook link. The deadline for the January issue of The Howler is Monday, December 10th. Please make every effort … Continue reading

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November 28th is the last day to contribute to Funds4Books!

Below is a description of the November fundraiser, Funds4Books, which will be wrapping up on Wednesday, November 28th. This is an easy way to start re-building the school library with the added bonus that 100% of all donations go directly … Continue reading

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Tuesday, November 27th is Picture Day “Make Up”

Lifetouch will be at Ed. Smith on Tuesday, November 27th, for picture re-takes if you are dissatisfied with your child’s picture or if your child missed the initial picture day in October. As these are the pictures that will go … Continue reading

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Nottingham book fair at Barnes & Noble Dec 3-7

Forwarded from the Nottingham listserv for those “early bird” shoppers:) Beginning Monday, December 3, and running for that first week in December, Nottingham is hosting a book fair at Barnes & Noble. Any time you make a purchase there-whether books, … Continue reading

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