Friday, December 19, 2014

Weekly Bulletin December 19, 2014

Happy Holidays to all of our Francis Wyman families! We hope you enjoy this time to relax and spend with family.  
December 23 – Last Day of school before Christmas Break – regular dismissal time 2:25PM

Kindergarten rehearsed for the Nutcracker.  Their performance for all parents and families is Monday morning at 9:00am.  Hope to see you then!

Fourth and Fifth Graders gave us all a treat last night at the Winter Concert.  Great job by all students and teachers!  A special thank-you to Mrs. Peabody, Ms. Potts, and Mrs. Gendron for sharing their musical talent and high energy level with all of our FW students!

Friday, December 12, 2014

Weekly Bulletin December 12, 2014

Below, Grade 5 prepares for the Winter Concert to be held on December 18, 2014.  Grade 4 performs at 6pm and grade 5 performs at 7pm.  All parents and family members are invited to attend.  We hope to see you then!

December 12, 2014

Important Dates:
December 17 – Used Book Store open for students.  8:10 – 8:25AM
December 17 – Kindergarten goes to the Nutcracker
December 18 – Grade 4 WINTER CONCERT – 6:00PM
December 18 – Grade 5 WINTER CONCERT – 7:00PM
December 19 – UGLY SWEATER DAY -  A Student Council sponsored event.  Please bring a gently used    coat for the Coat Drive to participate.
December 22 – Kindergarten performs the Nutcracker for parents 9:00AM
December 23 – Last Day of school before Christmas Break – regular dismissal time 2:25PM
January 5, 2015 – School resumes

School Info
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Here is a list of items that we continuously collect at school.  All these collections benefit our school in some manner.  Thanks for your continued effort!
                              Box Tops for Education
                              Can Tabs
                              Gently Used sweatpants/leggings for the nurse’s office

Winter Weather
We make every effort to have outdoor recess every day if the temperature is 20 degrees or above. Please dress your children appropriately for outdoor weather.  (hat, mittens/gloves, winter jacket) Thank You!!

PTO News

Do you shop at Target? If you are doing any Holiday Shopping there, and use a Target REDcard, please be sure to link your card to Francis Wyman and our school will receive a 1% donation! All you have to do is go to​ and search for Francis Wyman.

Friday, December 5, 2014

Weekly Bulletin December 5, 2014

Join the PAC for our next presentation:    Financial planning
Thursday, December 11, 2014
7:00pm MSMS Library
Neil Blicher and Rich Harwood financial planners with Baystate Financial, will be conducting a workshop with interested parents about the financial challenges associated with raising a child with Special Needs and / or learning disabilities.
The following topics will be covered:
·         Timeline / roadmap of transition points and services
·         Guardianship issues and considerations
·         How to maximize -- and preserve eligibility -- for government benefits
·         What happens when your child comes out of his / her education plan
·         Vocational residential options

*Doors open at 6:30

For more information contact us at

Monday, December 1, 2014

Picture post

Let's try this again!  Here are the pictures from our CARES assembly and Kindergarten Thanksgiving "Feast"!