All-School Announcements 03.25.18

March 26, 2018

Speaker series - kip bordelon

Join us April 4th at 6:30 for a presentation by nationally recognized speaker Kip Bordelon. Are There Really Two Americas? is a scholarly but very "real-talk" presentation that directly addresses how and why we often see national matters differently based on race. More information will be available shortly on both our website and our Facebook events page.

AMICUS ADS

Parent have until this Wednesday, March 28th to place their ad in the yearbook. Please contact Wendy Goldsmith.

Original Artworks Fundraiser

Original Artworks will be sent home with students this week. Please be sure to return completed order forms and payment to the main office by Wednesday April 4th.  If you have any questions please contact Diane Turner-Murray at woofwoofhiss@comcast.net.

Parents' Diversity Group

Parents Diversity Group will have their first meeting on Tuesday, April 3 at 8:15 am in Colin Martin's classroom. All are welcome!

new enrichment offerings

Forms should have gone home with students with information on new after-school enrichment offerings.  Activities begin the week of April 2. Please contact Charley Pelissier with any questions.

Grandfriends’ Day

Grandfriends’ Day is Friday, May 4th. Invitations will be mailed after Spring Break. Please let Jodi Pink know if you have any changes to your invite list.

Spring Swing - SAVE THE DATE!

Spring Swing, our annual golf tournament, will be held on Tuesday, May 22nd at The Bay Club in Mattapoisett, MA. Stay tuned for more details.

Summer Camp Registration is open

View the brochure and sign up for Summer Camp! Last year we had a record breaking number of camps attended!  You won't want to wait too long as many are sure to fill up. Visit our Summer Programs Page on our site for more information!

FIRST WEDNESDAYS

On Wednesday, April 4th from 8:00 to 11:30, Admissions will host First Wednesday, a time for prospective parents to visit in classrooms and explore our campus.  Please alert interested friends that this is happening!  If you would like to be a Parent Ambassador at this event or have any questions, please contact Katherine Gaudet at kgaudet@friendsacademy1810.org.  Thank you!

The Friends Academy Song Circles

In the paradigm of how music has been taught and shared for centuries, we want to continue and foster this tradition in our community. Join us the first Friday of every month, from 5-6:00 pm in the Commons. This is an offering for our parent/adult community. Bring your acoustic instruments.  Play.  Sing.  Share.  Follow along.  Or we’ll follow you. Hosted by our very own Putnam Murdock.

SMUGMUG PHOTOS

Many thanks to the parents who have been contributing to our athletic photo galleries! If you have athletic photos you'd like to share, email Kelly Pelissier and she'll provide you with an upload link. Click here to view.