Weekly Roundup, January 11th

Happy New Year!

2013After a restful break, we want to welcome students and families back to school.  We are looking forward to a meaningful and productive 2013!

 
1. BPS Enrollment Information

To all families hoping to secure a K1 spot for a younger sibling, please make sure to enter your child’s name in the first round of applications in January.  If you wait, you may lose the seat.

As many of you already know, due to the high number of siblings, not all prospective k1 students will be given a seat next fall.  Do not hesitate to contact Mr. D’ablemont Burnes at 617-635-8102, with any questions or concerns.

For further information on the application process, please contact the West Zone Family Resource Center at 617 635 8040 or click Family Resource Center 

 00010p6th Grade Enrollment   All fifth grade Manning students will receive Assignment Applications to take home from their school. Parent/guardians should rank the schools on this application and return the completed application to their student’s school. BPS students who are moving on to Grade 6 will be given their Assignment Application in January. BPS students who are moving on to another grade that is not provided at their current school, including AWC-eligible students, will be given Assignment Applications in February.
2. Player of the Week – December 

Due to winter break and the holidays, we had just one player of the week for the month of December.

AyishaAyisha from 4th grade was awarded Player of the Week for making the
core value Healthy Play happen for her class and the school. While
Ayisha has always shown excellent sporting behavior during class game
time and recess, she especially has worked hard to increase her
participation in activities recently. It makes a big difference when
all students come out of their shell to play hard and have fun.
Thanks, Ayisha! Keep it up!

3. Winter Craft Night 2013
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A fun, festive night for the whole Manning community!
Friday February 1, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EST

$10 per family includes dinner, drinks, and all crafts!

For questions, or to volunteer contact Martha Jones: mjones0706@comcast.net
 4. Come to Lars Anderson on February 8th

Warm up this winter with the J.P. Manning Before and After School Program on Friday, February 8th from 7:45 -9:45 pm.  Enjoy the ice skating rink with the MBASP and the Manning community and have happy moments, happy memories and a happy new year!  Snacks and drinks are sold on the premises.  Bring your ice skates or rent them at the skating rink.

23 Newton Street, Brookline

Adults $5.00       Children $4.00      Ice Skating Rental is $5.00

Please contact Ms Brown at 617-599-9842  or email vbrown07@gmail.com if you and your family are attending.

5. January’s Genre Challenge is Realistic Fiction

genre challengeThe challenge is to have the students read at least three books each month of that particular genre. Once they have finished reading a book, each classroom teacher has a small form that the student has to fill out with their name, title of the book, genre title, grade, and a brief summary of the book.

When the form is filled out, they bring it to Ms. Cahill before the end of the month

6.Free Flu Clinics this Weekend

Saturday January 12, 2013

8:30

BROOKSIDE HEALTH CENTER

NORTH END HEALTH CENTER

9:00

BOWDOIN STREET HEALTH CENTER

DORCHESTER HOUSE HEALTH CENTER

GEIGER GIBSON COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

MATTAPAN HEALTH CENTER

JOSEPH SMITH HEALTH CENTER

SOUTH BOSTON HEALTH CENTER

NEPONSET HEALTH CENTER

SOUTH END HEALTH CENTER

SOUTHERN JAMAICA PLA!N HEALTH CENTER

9:30

FENWAY WALK-IN CL!NIC

10:00

EAST BOSTON HEALTH CENTER

SOUTH COVE HEALTH CENTER

WHITTIER STREET HEALTH CENTER

12:00

HYDE PARK FLU CLIN!C

Sunday January 13, 2013

12:00

CODMAN SQUARE HEALTH CENTER

If you have news, photos, or other information you would like to share on the weekly roundup please email me at nikip1@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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