• January 24, 2020

    School News  

    • From the Superintendent of Schools: 
    • Kindergarten Registration: Registration for the 2020-2021 kindergarten class is under way for children turning 5 before January 1, 2021. Information and enrollment paperwork can be found on the District Web Page.
    • New Hartford Public School Preschool Open House: Open house for the 2020-2021 preschool program will be on February 12, 2020.  Please see the flyer for more information.
    • Library Media Center News -
      • Mrs. Pfeffer invites parents and guardians to come and take the challenges that the students face during their STEAM activities. Parents are encouraged to use the Engineer Design Challenge as they complete grade level projects. Please see the flyer and rsvp to pfefferk@newhtfd.
      • Read to the Rink: Mrs. Pfeffer is once again joining the Hartford Wolf Pack in presenting their Read to the Rink program. Students who successfully complete the program will get a free Hartford Wolfpack hockey ticket! Here is the Reading Log.
    • From the Health Office:
      • Medication may not be brought to school by students. As per BOE policy it should be delivered by a parent/guardian with the signed Authorization for Medication which can be found on the District Website. 
      • Please keep students with a temperature of 100 degrees or higher home from school until the student is fever free for 24 hours without fever reducing medication. Likewise, students with a temperature of 100 degrees or higher will be sent home per school policy. 

    PTO News

    • Project Playgrounds:  
      • Join us on Tuesday, January 28, for pizza at Flatbread Company. You can eat in or take out and you do not need to bring the flyer. Enjoy! 
      • KidsPlay for Project Playground: Join Project Playground and KidsPlay for an evening of fun for the whole family! The event will be held on Friday, February 7, from 5:30 to 7:30. 100% of the proceeds go to Project Playground! 
      • gotsneakers?We have made arrangements with a sneaker recycling organization to collect athletic shoes/sneakers, sport cleats, work/hiking boots, and canvas shoes for which we will receive a donation to our playground fund. Please no heels, sandals, or dress shoes. 
    • PTO Fundraiser: 
      • Yankee Candle Fundraising: We've partnered with Yankee Candle to achieve our goal. Here are all the directions. It's easy and you can even sell to out-of-town supporters! 

    Community News  

    • Beekley BookFriends: Join us for BINGO on Friday, February 28, at Berkshire Hall and help raise money for the BookFriends! 
    • Community Meal: All are welcome to share a community meal at the North Congregational Church on Friday, January 24, 6:00-7:00PM.