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WHAT’S NEW?

Charleston Wrap Orders are IN!

If you ordered from Charleston Wrap, please pick up your order on Monday, December 5 or Tuesday, December 6 before or after school.

Picture Retake Day is Thursday, December 8

If you missed picture day or would like to have a retake done, please contact Carrie Namaga.  If you already had pictures taken in October, you must bring these pictures with you on picture day.

Kids’ Activities on Short Conference Days — Last Chance THIS Wednesday!

Last Wednesday was a lot of fun at School of Rock and MADE on the short day! Did your kids miss it? It’s not too late – see below!

  • School of Rock — The “School of Rock Experience” is back this week for 2nd and 3rd graders. There are 4 spots left for this activity so register today! 12:30-2:30 pm at School of Rock, One Depot Plaza, 12 student limit per event. Register for the event here and then drop a check (payable to MAS PTA) or cash for $35 to the main office in an envelope marked with your child’s name and “School of Rock.”
  • MADE – Treat your kids to a fun, creative pottery-making experience, come home with a handmade gift for family or friends, and benefit the MAS PTA!   MADE has over 300 different pieces of bisqueware to choose from ranging in price from $1 to $100 with something for everyone- mugs, plates, frames, banks, boxes and more!  Drop by the studio at 118 W Boston Post Rd (across from the Harbor) anytime 11:30 am-7 pm on 11/30 or 12/7 to participate; bring this flyer and the MAS PTA will receive 20% of your fee!

Join the PTA!

Help support all the activities and events that the PTA offers:   online family director, after school clubs, STEM family nights, book fairs, Crunchy Carnival, Bike Rally, Cultural Arts programs for all grades and much, much more!  Membership is $15 per family (a $5 reduction from last year!) and we hope ALL families will join.  Members receive:

  • Free Babysitting at Back to School Nights 9/19 & 9/26
  • Free Babysitting during Parent Teacher Conferences
  • $5 Discount on the purchase of the MAS 2016-17 Yearbook

Join online here (Teachers, you can join here) or return the membership form to the office with cash or a check payable to MAS PTA.

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COMMUNITY NEWS

Hour of Code Week is here with dozens of FREE community events! From December 5 to 11, the entire school district will participate in the worldwide HOUR OF CODE with support from the STEM Alliance of Larchmont-Mamaroneck. Don’t let the kids have all the fun….check out the full calendar of FREE community events of all varieties: drop-off, family-focused, all girls and our first-ever, adults only “Happy Hour” of Code with a STEM Holiday Shopping Boutique on December 8 from 7 to 9 pm at Tequila Sunrise. Get CODING – it’s what runs our world! Much thanks to MacInspires, School of the Holy Child, The Microsoft Store and STEM Alliance Volunteers who are leading this work!