Hosmer Happenings

Hosmer
2.11.19

Upcoming Events:
Tuesday, February 12th - Evening Conferences – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Rescheduled for February 26th
Conferences scheduled for February 12th will be held on February 26th during your original time slot. Contact your child's teacher if you have any questions.

Wednesday, February 13th – Site Council and PTO Meeting Cancelled – See you March 13th

Thursday, February 14th – 12:15 Dismissal
Lunch is served – After school and Boys & Girls Club are open
NO Courses for Kids or Watertown Recreation Programs
Parent teacher conferences – 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Monday, February 18th – Friday, February 22nd – No School – February Vacation

Tuesday, February 26th - Evening Conferences – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Thursday, February 28th – Literacy Night – 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm

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

News from Nurse Sabrina – February link
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tcI7nF5FoMioHAD8vgN5Xn3zSzfVlgTcb7lBm2mqsTs/edit

4th and 5th Grade Book Club - Registration is open for Grade 4/5 Book Club! The dates will be the following four Thursdays: February 28, March 7, March 14, and March 21 (snow date of March 28). A Watertown Public librarian will read Pashmina, a graphic novel, with the students and lead activities based on it. The sessions run from school dismissal time until 3:30pm. You can either pick up your child at 3:30pm, or staff can shepherd them right to Extended Day. If interested, please submit the green registration form to your child's teacher (email Laura Daly at lauramaclaughlin@yahoo.com if you need a form) by Friday, February 15. First come, first served.

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

Literacy Night – Thursday, February 28th – 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
For more information on this free event - www.hosmerpto.org/events/literacynight

International Night is Coming – 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

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

January Amazing Arts
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4b2yB9l4B2eaDMzM0FTX3c5aDgtUFpLVG1YblZvZW5feGc4/view?usp=sharing

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/