Ellsworth Elementary Middle School

Morning Announcements - Thursday, April 13, 2017, Grades 5-8


MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS – Grades 5-8, Thursday, April 13, 2017


LAST DAY FOR THE BOOK FAIR IS TODAY- Today is the last day for the Book Fair. Thanks to Mrs. Reid and Mrs. LaCasce for setting this up and for our students and thanks to the many parent volunteers who helped make it run.


EEMS CHORUS AND ELEMENTARY “MUSIC MAKERS” PERFORM TONIGHT – The EEMS Chorus (grades 5-8) and the Elementary “Music Makers” will perform a concert this evening at 6PM in the cafeteria.


MICROSCOPE FESTIVAL TODAY – Jackson Lab personnel will conduct a Microscope Festival in grade 6 today with the help of several parent volunteers. All 6th grade students will participate. Many thanks to Kathleen Morse for setting it up.


TOMORROW IS “ELLSWORTH PRIDE” SPIRIT DAY – This Friday is the day to wear all things Ellsworth. It can be EEMS spiritwear, Little League shirts, EHS shirts, or anything else having to do with Ellsworth. If you have an Ellsworth hat, feel free to wear it.


VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS SCHOLARSHIPS - Our VPA Boosters group is offering a scholarship for lessons and summer camps in the visual and performing arts.  Applications are available from your music and art teachers.  Applications must be completed and turned in to Mrs. Ramey by April 30.


NEW DATE FOR GRADUATION AND 8TH GRADE CLASS TRIP – 8th grade graduation has been moved to Thursday, June 15 to be followed by the class trip to New Hampshire on Friday, June 16. June 16 was the only Friday we could get Cyr buses, and we want to go on Friday because that is the one day that Canobie Lake Park has later operating hours.


LOOKING AHEAD TO WEEK AFTER VACATION – The week we return from vacation, grade 5 and grade 8 students will take part in the MEA for science.

Also, there will be an activity night at EHS the Friday we return from vacation.

SPRING PLAY PARENTS’ MEETING -   There will be a meeting for parents of Drama Club members who are in the spring play on the Monday, April 24, the day we return from vacation. The meeting is at 5:30PM.