March 2019

Hosmer
3.25.19
Upcoming Events:

Thursday, March 28th – International Night – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Sunday, March 31st – Town-Wide Spelling Bee – Watertown Middle School

Wednesday, April 10th – Site Council/ PTO Meeting – Hosmer Library

Site Council 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
PTO 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Monday, April 15th – Friday, April 19th – No School – School Vacation

Tuesday, April 23rd – MCAS testing 3rd, 4th and 5th grade

Thursday, April 25th – MCAS testing 3rd, 4th and 5th grade

Thursday, May 2nd – Math Night



International Night – Thursday, March 28th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come celebrate the diverse culture of the Hosmer School. We thank both our primary grantor Belmont Savings Bank Foundation and the Watertown Community Foundation for sponsoring the 2019 International Week festivities. 
If you are interested in hosting a table, providing something for the pot luck or just helping out please sign up by going to the links below. Many volunteers are needed for this free event.

International Night: Table Sign Up

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international

International Night: Potluck Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international1

International Night: Volunteer Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international2

Watertown Public Schools Art Show – Watertown Mall - Wednesday, March 27th - Thursday, April 11th

Monday, April 1st from 5-7pm - WPS Art Show Reception at the Watertown Mall


March Amazing Arts - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4b2yB9l4B2eb2lucEphdUpHZ3Ntc3M0MXVGbmRYR09hdkY0/view?usp=sharing

Town Wide Spelling Bee – This fun event is looking for volunteers. Follow the links below if you can help.
Word Callers: 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094FADAA2FABF58-calling1

Volunteers:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094FADAA2FABF58-spelling2

Nurse Sabrina March Newsletter – https://docs.google.com/document/d/197BuGkTD9UHsPZnz-Je5S0QpUHM4ov1KuFwHa9AcvDo/edit?usp=sharing

Last Days for Winter Session of Before and Afterschool Courses
Monday

Courses For Kids - Crazy Characters Theatre Class - Mon Mar 18

Courses For Kids - Making Comics - Mon Mar 18

Courses For Kids - Karate - Mon Mar 25

Tuesday

Courses For Kids - Husky Howl Student Newspaper - will meet Tues Mar 19, Tues Mar 26 and Thur, Mar 28*

Courses For Kids - NASA - Tues Mar 19

Courses For Kids - Yoga - Tues Mar 19

Watertown Recreation - Prek-2 Crafts - Tues Apr 2

Watertown Recreation - K- 2 Sports - Tues Apr 2

Wednesday

Watertown Recreation - PK-2 WED Crafts - Wed Mar 27

Watertown Recreation - Gd 3-5 Sports - Wed Mar 27

Thursday

Book Club Gd 4&5 - Thurs Mar 21

2019 MCAS Testing Dates:
3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the ELA test on:
Tuesday, April 23
Thursday, April 25

3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the MATH test on:
Monday, May 6
Wednesday, May 8

5th graders will take the SCIENCE test on:
Tuesday, May 14
Thursday, May 16

Hosmer School Website: www.watertown.k12.ma.us/hosmer
Hosmer School Facebook: 
www.facebook.com/HosmerElementarySchool/
Hosmer School Twitter: 
@HosmerSchool
Hosmer Calendar: location for up to date events, after school activities. 
https://sites.google.com/a/watertown.k12.ma.us/wps/school-calendars/hosmer-calendar
PTO Website:
 
www.hosmerpto.org/
Hosmer
3.18.19
Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, March 20th - Watertown Youth Coalition Annual Town Hall Meeting
Watertown Public Library – 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The event will include presentations by the WHS Peer Leaders on a variety of topics that are important to the youth in Watertown. This is a community wide event, so all are welcome to attend. Food will also be served. If you plan to attend, please sign up at:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wyc-town-hall-meeting-tickets-56129431641 

Thursday, March 28th – International Night
Sunday, March 31st – Town Wide Spelling Bee – Watertown Middle School
Wednesday, April 10th – Site Council/ PTO Meeting – Hosmer Library
Site Council 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
PTO 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Monday, April 15th – Friday, April 19th – No School – School Vacation
Tuesday, April 23rd – MCAS testing 3rd, 4th and 5th grade
Thursday, April 25th – MCAS testing 3rd, 4th and 5th grade

2019 – 2020 Student Placement - Families who are interested in providing input about their child’s placement for the 2019 – 2020 school year, should submit a letter to the Principal, Assistant Principal or guidance staff by Monday, March 25th. Due to the overwhelming number of requests, staff are not able to meet with families individually regarding placement. As a reminder, we cannot honor requests for specific teachers.

International Night – Thursday March 28th
Come celebrate the diverse culture of the Hosmer School. We thank both our primary grantor Belmont Savings Bank Foundation and the Watertown Community Foundation for sponsoring the 2019 International Week festivities. 
If you are interested in hosting a table, providing something for the pot luck or just helping out please sign up by going to the links below. Many volunteers are needed for this free event.

International Night: Table Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international

International Night: Potluck Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international1

International Night: Volunteer Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international2

March Amazing Arts - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4b2yB9l4B2eb2lucEphdUpHZ3Ntc3M0MXVGbmRYR09hdkY0/view?usp=sharing

Town Wide Spelling Bee – This fun event is looking for volunteers. Follow the links below if you can help.
Word Callers:
 
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094FADAA2FABF58-calling1

Volunteers:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094FADAA2FABF58-spelling2

Nurse Sabrina March Newsletter – https://docs.google.com/document/d/197BuGkTD9UHsPZnz-Je5S0QpUHM4ov1KuFwHa9AcvDo/edit?usp=sharing

Last Days for Winter Session of Before and Afterschool Courses
Monday

Courses For Kids - Crazy Characters Theatre Class - Mon Mar 18

Courses For Kids - Making Comics - Mon Mar 18

Courses For Kids - Karate - Mon Mar 25

Tuesday

Courses For Kids - Husky Howl Student Newspaper - will meet Tues Mar 19, Tues Mar 26 and Thur, Mar 28*

Courses For Kids - NASA - Tues Mar 19

Courses For Kids - Yoga - Tues Mar 19

Watertown Recreation - Prek-2 Crafts - Tues Apr 2

Watertown Recreation - K- 2 Sports - Tues Apr 2

Wednesday

Watertown Recreation - PK-2 WED Crafts - Wed Mar 27

Watertown Recreation - Gd 3-5 Sports - Wed Mar 27

Thursday

Book Club Gd 4&5 - Thurs Mar 21

2019 MCAS Testing Dates:
3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the ELA test on:
Tuesday, April 23
Thursday, April 25

3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the MATH test on:
Monday, May 6
Wednesday, May 8

5th graders will take the SCIENCE test on:
Tuesday, May 14
Thursday, May 16

Hosmer School Website: www.watertown.k12.ma.us/hosmer
Hosmer School Facebook: 
www.facebook.com/HosmerElementarySchool/
Hosmer School Twitter: 
@HosmerSchool
Hosmer Calendar: location for up to date events, after school activities. 
https://sites.google.com/a/watertown.k12.ma.us/wps/school-calendars/hosmer-calendar
PTO Website: 
www.hosmerpto.org/
Hosmer
3.11.19
Upcoming Events:
Wednesday, March 13th Site Council and PTO meeting – Hosmer Library
5:30 – 6:00 pm Site Council
6:00 – 7:00 pm PTO meeting

Thursday, March 28th – International Night
International Night – Thursday March 28th
Come celebrate the diverse culture of the Hosmer School. If you are interested in hosting a table, providing something for the pot luck or just helping out please sign up by going to the links below. Many volunteers are needed for this free event.

International Night: Table Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international

International Night: Potluck Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international1

International Night: Volunteer Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international2

Thursday, March 28th – International Night

Sunday, March 31st – Town Wide Spelling Bee – Watertown Middle School

Monday, April 15th – Friday, April 19th – No School – School Vacation

Tuesday, April 23rd – MCAS testing 3rd, 4th and 5th grade

Thursday, April 25th – MCAS testing 3rd, 4th and 5th grade

Nurse Sabrina March Newsletter –
 https://docs.google.com/document/d/197BuGkTD9UHsPZnz-Je5S0QpUHM4ov1KuFwHa9AcvDo/edit?usp=sharing


Last Days for Winter Session of Before and After School Courses
Monday
Courses For Kids - Crazy Characters Theatre Class - Mon Mar 18

Courses For Kids - Making Comics - Mon Mar 18

Courses For Kids - Karate - Mon Mar 25

Tuesday
Courses For Kids - Husky Howl Student Newspaper - will meet Tues Mar 12, Tues Mar 19, Tues Mar 26 and Thur, Mar 28*

Courses For Kids - NASA - Tues Mar 19

Courses For Kids - Yoga - Tues Mar 19

Watertown Recreation - Prek-2 Crafts - Tues Apr 2

Watertown Recreation - K- 2 Sports - Tues Apr 2

Wednesday
Watertown Recreation - PK-2 WED Crafts - Wed Mar 27

Watertown Recreation - Gd 3-5 Sports - Wed Mar 27

Thursday
Before School - MCAS Prep - Thurs Mar 14 

Courses For Kids - Spanish - Thurs Mar 14

Book Club Gd 4&5 - Thurs Mar 21

Friday
Before School - Math Olympiad – Ended - Last class was Fri Mar 8

2019 MCAS Testing Dates:
3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the ELA test on:
Tuesday, April 23
Thursday, April 25

3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the MATH test on:
Monday, May 6
Wednesday, May 8

5th graders will take the SCIENCE test on:
Tuesday, May 14
Thursday, May 16

Hosmer School Website: www.watertown.k12.ma.us/hosmer
Hosmer School Facebook: 
www.facebook.com/HosmerElementarySchool/
Hosmer School Twitter: 
@HosmerSchool
Hosmer Calendar: location for up to date events, after school activities. 
https://sites.google.com/a/watertown.k12.ma.us/wps/school-calendars/hosmer-calendar
PTO Website:
 
www.hosmerpto.org/
Hosmer
3.5.19
Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, March 6th 12:15 Dismissal
Lunch is served – Afterschool and Boys & Girls Club are open
NO Courses for Kids or Watertown Recreation Programs

Wednesday, March 13th Site Council and PTO meeting – Hosmer Library
5:30 – 6:00 pm Site Council
6:00 – 7:00 pm PTO meeting

Thursday, March 28th – International Night
International Night – Thursday March 28th
Come celebrate the diverse culture of the Hosmer School. If you are interested in hosting a table, providing something for the pot luck or just helping out please sign up by going to the links below. Many volunteers are needed for this free event.

International Night: Table Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international

International Night: Potluck Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international1

International Night: Volunteer Sign Up
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ab23abfa7-international2

Read A Thon - February 25th – March 10th 
This is a fantastic opportunity to both foster enthusiasm for reading and help raise money for Hosmer School.

Friday, March 1st – Silly Sock Day– wear your favorite silly socks to school.
Friday, March 8th – Color Day – wear your grade level colors
PreK/ K will wear white
1st grade will wear blue
2nd grade will wear red
3rd grade will wear green
4th grade will wear orange
5th grade will wear black
To learn more about how you can raise money for the Homser school, follow this link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1YMG_-2TtvIivfT0wqC4CCMGvAf8FtN_S/view?usp=sharing

Learn about Kingian Non-violence Training
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4b2yB9l4B2eQXhnOTRNSThUaG5PZGJsVVZsUER6T2JZbVdz/view?usp=sharing
The direct link to register for this event is, https://goo.gl/forms/Wwtt4eoBTLLyiISL2
It can also be found on the Watertown Public Schools website.

2019 MCAS Testing Dates:
3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the ELA test on:
Tuesday, April 23
Thursday, April 25

3rd, 4th and 5th graders will take the MATH test on:
Monday, May 6
Wednesday, May 8

5th graders will take the SCIENCE test on:
Tuesday, May 14
Thursday, May 16

Hosmer School Website: www.watertown.k12.ma.us/hosmer
Hosmer School Facebook: 
www.facebook.com/HosmerElementarySchool/
Hosmer School Twitter: 
@HosmerSchool
Hosmer Calendar: location for up to date events, after school activities. 
https://sites.google.com/a/watertown.k12.ma.us/wps/school-calendars/hosmer-calendar
PTO Website:
 
www.hosmerpto.org/