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Tickets are on sale now for the Spring Fling! 

Screen Shot 2019-03-23 at 9.17.08 AM.png This year’s event takes place in the beautiful Hopkinton Country Club (less than 18 minutes from Grafton Center)! We will have amazing hors d’oeuvres, complimentary beer and wine tasting (beer from Spencer Brewery), beautiful desserts from CakeShop and Yummy Mummy, live music from the amazing Cara Brindisi, a wonderful silent auction including Disney Park Hopper passes and much more, dancing, a fun 50/50 raffle and more! This is not only a fun night out for all adults of the North Grafton Elementary/North Street School Community, but it’s also an opportunity to raise funds for the programs, field trips, visiting artists and authors, and more that our students enjoy at our North Grafton Elementary Schools! Our friends outside of North Grafton are more than welcome too!! Click here to view the 2019 Spring Fling Flyer that was sent home.

Tickets are just $35! Tickets are limited! Click here to purchase your ticket now!

 

Kathryn Otoshi

NSS and NGES students had a very special author, Kathryn Otoshi, visiting their schools on March 15th! Ask your students about Zero, One, and what their Beautiful Hands can do today and everyday!

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2018-2019 Enrichment Calendar

2018-2019 Enrichment Calendar

September

 9/66th Grade. Patriot’s Place Field Trip.
9/13 & 9/145th Grade. The Brigham Hill Community Farm Field Trip.

October

10/9 & 10/10Kindergarten. Nature Walks with Susan Thomas.
10/12Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
10/12

4th Grade. Mass Audubon Society – Broad Meadow Brook Field Trip “Adaptations”.

10/15 & 10/161st Grade. Nature Walks with Susan Thomas.
10/15 – 10/195th Grade. Grafton Public Library & Grafton Common Visit.
10/25Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.
10/29 – 11/2Bren Bataclan Visits NSS

November

11/2Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
11/5 – 11/9Bren Bataclan Visits NGES.
11/15Kindergarten. Clay Art.
11/155th Grade. State House Field Trip.
11/16Preschool. Music Together.
11/192nd Grade. Toys for Kids and Teens.
11/225th Grade. State House Visit.
11/273rd Grade. Many Thanksgivings with Pilmoth Plantation Presentation.
11/30Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.

December

12/62nd Grade. Physical Changes of Matter by Discovery Museum.
12/7Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
12/10 & 12/114th Grade. Geology: Rock Detectives.
12/13Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.
12/17 & 12/183rd Grade. Weather and Climate Program.
12/20Preschool. Music Together.

January

1/4Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
1/11Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.
1/115th Grade. Wingmaster – New England Birds of Prey.
1/25Preschool. Music Together.

February

2/1Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
2/8Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.
2/84th Grade. MythMasters – Greek Mythology Actors.
2/12 & 2/131sr Grade. Engineering: Bridges Workshop.
2/15Preschool. Music Together.

March

3/1Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
3/13rd Grade. Benjamin Franklin Performance.
3/8Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.
3/15NGES & NSS All School Enrichment. Kathryn Otoshi Author Visit.
3/15Preschool. Music Together.
3/18Kindergarten and 1st Grade. Pumpernickel Puppets: Peter Rabbit.
3/272nd Grade. E.S. Redmond Author Visit.
3/281st Grade. Rosie Revere Show at Mechanics Hall.

April

4/31st Grade. Sound Program.
4/5Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
4/12Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.
4/125th Grade. Colonial Day.
4/24 & 4/26Kindergarten. Force and Motion Program.
4/251st Grade. Animal Habitats.
4/26

4th Grade. Immigration Day.

4/26Preschool. Music Together.
4/302nd Grade. Earth Science Program with Discovery Museum.

May

5/1Kindergarten. E.S. Redmond Author Visit.
5/3Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
5/10

4th Grade. IMAX Movie.

5/14

2nd Grade. Coral Reef Communities Program.

5/15 & 5/161st Grade. Community Harvest Project.
5/215th Grade. Freedom Trail Field Trip.
5/233rd Grade. Grafton History Day.
5/24Preschool. Kidding Around Yoga.
5/29 & 5/30Kindergarten. Community Harvest Project.
5/303rd Grade. Southwick’s Zoo Field Trip.
5/312nd Grade. IMAX at Jordan’s Field Trip.

June

6/44th Grade. Mass Audubon Trip.
6/6Kindergarten. Southwick’s Zoo Field Trip.
6/7Preschool. Library Story Hour with Ms. Sarah Bannister.
6/75th Grade. Olde Sturbridge Village Field Trip.

Click here to view last year’s enrichment calendar.

 

NGES Holiday Breakfast Portraits Are Here!

Thank you to everyone who came to the NGES Annual Pancake Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 8, 2018! It was wonderful to see all our families and friends! We would also like to thank Deirdre Rakus from Deirdre Rakus Photography for returning this year and taking holiday photos for our families! Please use the link below to view and download the portraits. They will be available to us for 30 days starting December, 13,2018.

Click here to visit the photo album now!

Holiday Breakfast 2018 Volunteers Wanted!

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Our annual Holiday Breakfast with Santa is coming and we need your help! Click the following link to signup to volunteer now: http://bit.ly/holidaybreakfast2018

We appreciate your help with this fun event! All kitchen servers must be 18+, holiday attire welcome! Please arrive a few minutes before your shift to get instructions. Children volunteers for servers will be handled separately, please contact Heather Lacasse at hlwotton@gmail.com.  If you have any questions please contact Laura Often at ortlaura@hotmail.com.

2018 NGES Holiday Breakfast Flyer
2018 NSS Holiday Breakfast Flyer

Pizza and Magic!

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lighted pizza neon signage
Photo by Kevin Bidwell on Pexels.com

On Friday, November 9th, 2018, Magician Tommy James will be returning to NGES for our Pizza and Magic Show night! Come and enjoy an exciting performance with the entire family! There will be two shows: the first show is at 5:45 pm and the second show is at 6:30pm. Please note that you must reserve your seating time/show time and attend at that time. We are unable to accommodate walk-ins. Click here to download the flyer for more details and return the form to school by Tuesday, November 6th, 2018.

Volunteers are needed. Sign up to volunteer here! Any amount of time that you can give is greatly appreciated! Thank you!

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