Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28th, 2017



SBAC TEST ADMINISTRATION:  Testing will occur for all middle levels students Tuesday, May 2nd, through Thursday, May 4th and, also, Tuesday, May 9th, through Thursday, May 12th.

GIRLS’ SCIENCE DISCOVERY DAY AT UVM:  Stephanie Zuccarello will take three middle level girls to UVM on Saturday, May 6th, to a conference to learn about women who have led in the field of science.  Lunch will be provided.  Students will depart PAML at 8:00am and will return at approximately 4:00pm.  Parents/Guardians are asked to please make arrangements for drop-off and pick-up of your student.

VERMONT ALL-STATE MUSIC PARADE:   Dan Bruce and the PAML 6-7-8 Band students will attend this parade in Brattleboro on Wednesday, May 10th.  Students will depart PAML at 1:30pm by bus and will return to PAML at approximately 12:00 midnight.  Parents/Guardians are asked to please arrange pick-up of your student(s).

KEEWAYDIN FAMILY FUN NIGHT:  Families are invited to attend this Camp Keewaydin fundraiser for a fun-filled evening of events with delicious food and games on Friday, May 12th, 6:00-8:00pm in the PA cafeteria and gymnasium.

PROGRESS REPORTS: Friday, May 12th

YRBS FIELD TRIP:  Peter Hathaway will take PAML’s YRBS Student Team for a conference being held in the Union Bank’s conference room in downtown Morrisville on Friday, May 19th.  Mr. Hathaway and these students will depart PAML at 11:30 and walk down to the Union Bank.  Students will return to PAML at approximately 2:40pm.

PAML DANCE:  Students in grades 6-7-8 may attend this last dance of the school year on Friday, May 19th, 7:00-9:30pm, in the PA cafeteria.

PAmazing Race:  All 8th graders will participate in this activity-filled event on Thursday, May 25th, 10:00am-2:00pm.  Action-packed activities will take place outside on the PA fields where each student will each attempt to outwit, outlast and outplay each other for prizes.  Students are encouraged to wear appropriate clothing and footwear in case of inclement weather, and also to bring an extra set of dry clothes - just in case!

MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE:  Friday, May 26th, 10:00am at the PA Band Shell.  In case of inclement weather, this event will take place in the PA gymnasium.

NO SCHOOL - MONDAY, MAY 29TH:  In observance of the federal Memorial Day holiday.  Students will return to school on Tuesday, May 30th.

MAPLE LEAF PROJECT:  The PAML 6th grade will participate in this annual event May 30th-June 1st from 9:00-11:30am each day, and students will return to PAML in time for lunch.  Local community businesses have invited our students to join them and learn more in regard to what their business is about, how the business is run, and how products are made.  Students will have hands-on experience each day during their participation.  Be sure to enjoy a dialogue with your student about their experience!  

CAMP KEEWAYDIN:  PAML’s 5th grade students will attend and stay overnight for three days at Camp Keewaydin from May 30th-June 2nd where they will learn about caring for their environment.  Students will depart PAML by bus on Tuesday, May 30th, at 8:30am and will return to PAML by bus on Friday, June 2nd, at approximately 2:30pm.  Camp Keewaydin information packets will be sent home with 5th grade students the week of May 1st - check their backpacks!