Friday, September 25, 2015

Friday, September 25th, 2015

NEW SWING SET ON THE PAML PLAYGROUND:  We have installed a large swing set on the PAML playground for our students to enjoy.  Should you be driving around the school or watching a middle level soccer game, please note this new piece of playground equipment that is widely appreciated by all PAML students and faculty.

MEADOW FARMS FUNDRAISER:  The deadline for this middle level fundraiser is Monday, September 28th, and all order forms and money will be due from students on this date.  Please have your student double-check that the total number of their fundraising orders match up with the funds they will bring in and give to their core teacher on September 28th.

MORRISTOWN SKI/SNOWBOARD PROGRAM REGISTRATION:  The Morristown Ski & Snowboard Program will hold registration on October 5th, 7th, and 15th from 4:00-6:00pm in the Morristown Elementary School Library.  If you cannot make these dates, registration forms will be available at the MES Office.  All registration forms must be completed and returned to the MES Office no later than October 30th, and Stowe Mountain Resort will not accept any applications after this date.  Children must be in first grade and above to participate.  Fourth graders will now be allowed to sign up for snowboarding.  Do not let your child(ren) miss this opportunity to ski or snowboard this year!

CAMP KEEWAYDIN PARENT/GUARDIAN INFORMATIONAL MEETING:  Tuesday, October 6th, 5:00-6:00pm in the auditorium.

SAVE THE DATE!  PAML Open House - Tuesday, October 6th, 6:00-7:00PM.  This is an excellent time to visit PAML, locate your child’s middle level classroom, meet their teacher, and check out the projects they are working on this fall.  Members of the PAML faculty and staff as well as local community businesses will have tables set up in the gymnasium, and they will be available for your questions and discussion.  Delicious refreshments prepared by PA’s food service staff will also be available in the gymnasium!

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR:  This book fair will be set up in the library from 8:00am-4:00pm October 6th-9th, and 5:30-7:00pm on October 6th during PAML’s Open House.  Come check out the great selection of books!

PAML DANCE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!  Should you be interested in volunteering as a PAML dance chaperone at the 2015-2016 dances listed below for grades 6-7-8, please contact Faith Boudreau at or (802) 363-9977.  A letter was also sent home with students today (9/25/15) with this same information.  Chaperones are required to complete a Volunteer Form prior to being able to attend a dance and, if you have not yet completed this form, you may request this form from Faith or by calling the PAML Office at (802) 888-1401.  Each dance is held on a Friday evening from 7:00-9:30pm in the cafeteria.

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Friday, September 18, 2015

Friday, September 18th, 2015

PROGRESS REPORTS are available today - Friday, September 18, 2015.

POWERSCHOOL SIGN-IN INFORMATION FOR PARENTS/GUARDIANS:  Should you require PowerSchool parent/guardian sign-in information (i.e., computer I.D. and password), you may come in to the PAML Office or e-mail Linny Curtis at to request this information.  Please note that we do not give out this information over the phone.

MEADOW FARMS FUNDRAISER:  This middle level fundraiser’s last date of sale is Monday, September 28th.  Please ensure your child has the correct amount of money in their fundraiser envelope to match the total of their customers orders when bringing into school on September 29th.  

7th GRADE RIVER TRIP:  The 7th grade class will be taking a ‘River Trip’ walk on Friday, September 25th from 8:00am-12:30pm.  Please ensure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothing.  In case of inclement weather, it may be wise to send in with them an extra set of shoes and clothes.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Friday, September 11th, 2015

IMPORTANT REMINDER!  Teachers and students are often outside with their classes on or around school grounds, therefore, please obey the speed limit and use caution when driving on Copley Avenue and around the schools.  

PAML PICTURE DAY IS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH:  Photo envelopes went home with students on Thursday, September 10th.  Should you choose to have your student’s photo taken, please ensure they bring their envelope with payment on Wednesday!

ATTENDANCE:  Remember to call the PAML Office at 888-1401 when your student will be absent or will arrive late due to an appointment.  Students who are dismissed early due to an appointment will need a written note from a parent or guardian.  Should you need to call the PAML Office to give your child a message, please call before 2:00pm.  

UNBOUND:  Homework Club started on September 8th and Unbound classes start on September 21st.  If your student is interested in joining Unbound, please call 888-1401 for a brochure and registration form.

PROGRESS REPORTS:  Friday, September 18th.

MEADOW FARMS FUNDRAISER:  Middle level students are presently participating in PAML’s Meadow Farms Fundraiser between the dates of September 10th-28th.  We appreciate parent/guardian assistance in ensuring students be respectful and responsible when asking friends, family and neighbors to purchase products.   

Friday, September 4, 2015

Friday, September 4th, 2015

6th Grade Field Trip to Hosmer Point:  On Tuesday, September 8th, all sixth grade students will enjoy a fun-filled day at Hosmer Point.  Buses depart from PAML at 8:30am and return at 2:30pm.  

8th Grade PAmazing Race!  On Tuesday, September 8th from 11am-2:40pm, all eighth graders will partake in an exciting and action-packed day of outside activities where they will attempt to outwit, out-run, and out-do their fellow students on the field!

Meadow Farms Fundraiser Kick-Off for All PAML Students:  Thursday, September 10th from 2:20-2:40pm, in the gymnasium.

PAML Picture Day:  Wednesday, September 16th.  Photo envelopes will be coming home soon!