NOTES FROM THE ELEMENTARY PRINCIPALS

August 2014 

John Flaherty, Principal, Falmouth Elementary School  jflaherty@falmouthschools.org

Jason Manjourides, K-2 Assistant Principal jmanjourides@falmouthschools.org
Ryan Gleason, 3-5 Assistant Principal rgleason@falmouthschools.org

PLEASE NOTE: If you have items for the notes, please email Dee Langley, Administrative Assistant (3-5) dlangley@falmouthschools.org  by NOON on Thursday for the following week. Thank you!

FALMOUTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NEWS AND NOTES-

DATES to REMEMBER for 2014-2015-

Tues., Aug. 26 - 9:00-10:00 Kindergarten Meet and Greet

Wed., Aug. 27- 12:30-1:30 Gr. 1, 3, and 5 Meet and Greets
 
Wed., Aug. 27- 1:30-2:30 New Student Orientation (all students who are new to Falmouth)
 
Wed., Aug. 27-2:30-3:30 Gr. 2 and 4 Meet and Greets
 
Tues., Sept. 2-First Day of School for Grades 1-5
 
Wed., Sept 3- First Day of School for Kindergarten

-Box Tops-Keep collecting Box Tops over the summer!

-Falmouth All Schools Directory 2014-2015-Directory order and permission forms have been sent out.  If you have a middle or high schooler, you should have received your form in the mail.  If your child attends the elementary school, you should have received a form in your child's backpack.  If you haven't seen one at all, contact Chantal Walker at 781-3637 or chantaljwalker@gmail.com

COMMUNITY NEWS AND NOTES-

-Falmouth Education Foundation (FEF)-The Falmouth Education Foundation (FEF) is a volunteer-based organization dedicated to raising funds each year in order to provide grants in support of academics, athletics, and the arts for children throughout the Falmouth, Maine community. Visit us at http://falmoutheducationfoundation.org/ to learn more.

-Falmouth Football and the Falmouth Cheer and Stunt Team

It’s time to register for any of the following fall Football and Cheer programs through the Falmouth Football Boosters

- Youth Tackle – Grades 2 through 6 (Jonathan Berry –kzbbros@gmail.com)

- Youth Flag – Grades K through 6 (Jake Birks –jakebirks@yahoo.com)

- Middle School (Ernie Johnson -erniejohnsonfalmouthfootball@gmail.com)

- High School (Craig Aube - craigaube@gmail.com)

- Cheer and Stunt Team – Grades 1 through 8 (Jill Noyes -cheerleadingstuntteam@gmail.com)

Register online at www.falmouthfootball.com – See “Register Online”, left side of home page

Questions – Contact noted above or go to Falmouth Football Program Overview in the News section of the home page

-Cheerleading Stunt Team Clinic/Boot Camp Information-Sponsored by Falmouth Football Boosters. The clinic is for registered 2014 season Cheer & Stunt Team members. The clinic is at no cost for registered squad members.

Cheerleaders your Summer Clinic/Bootcamp dates are:

Grades 1-6, August 26, 27 & 28th 9am - noon at Community Parks Field B (last years season practice field) Coaches:  Jill Noyes, Erin Mancini, Asst Coaches:  Shannon Staples and Karaline Billington

TO REGISTER:  EMAIL JILL @Cheerleadingstuntteam@gmail.com

Grades 7-8, August 21, 22 and 23rd 9am to noon at Community Parks Field B  (last years season practice field)

If you'd like to help out with the Grades 1-6 Clinic or 2014 season please email Jill Noyes @Cheerleadingstuntteam@gmail.com

Please bring plenty of water & a small sport appropriate snack, wear your sunscreen, running sneakers, shorts, t-shirt, tie your hair back, no jewelry. 

If it rains, we will change to an indoor facility if possible and we will give you as much advance notice as possible.

 

In the event of school closings, cancellations and delays throughout the year, the Falmouth School Department posts a notice on the home page of the school website and contacts local television stations. 

Principals’ notes are sent weekly to parents of all K-5 students unless otherwise requested. If you are not on the distribution list and would like to be, please email Robin Penrod (K-2) at rpenrod@falmouthschools.org or Dee Langley (3-5) at dlangley@falmouthschools.org

Items for the Principal Notes are limited to information that is related to school-sponsored programs and activities. This includes information on school happenings on behalf of the children on site through community programs sponsorship.


 

 
  

 

 

   
 

 

 


 
 

 

  

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

DATES to REMEMBER for 2014-2015-

Tues., Aug. 26 - 9:00-10:00 Kindergarten Meet and Greet

Wed., Aug. 27- 12:30-1:30 Gr. 1, 3, and 5 Meet and Greets
 
Wed., Aug. 27- 1:30-2:30 New Student Orientation (all students who are new to Falmouth)
 
Wed., Aug. 27-2:30-3:30 Gr. 2 and 4 Meet and Greets
 
Tues., Sept. 2-First Day of School for Grades 1-5
 
Wed., Sept 3- First Day of School for Kindergarten