Congratulations to our SHS student, Sara Agha grade 12 for receiving the Gold Key Award on her submission, Friend with Blue Glasses. She is a student of Sarah Voccola. Congratulations to both!
Read Across America Week at Nichols Elementary School will look a little different this year. Reading specialists Mrs. Scheurich and Mrs.Hausser have come up with a fun spirit week filled with silly dress-up days. A special thanks to First Grade teacher, Mrs. Delaney for suggesting some different Dr. Seuss books that were used to create the themes. Click here for more information.
NES music specialists, Ms. Welch, Mr. Orduz and Mrs. Mena conducted the school's annual winter concert virtually this year. To view the concert video, click here.
Dear SHS Community:
Please refer to the attached update for the Spring Athletic season.
Dear SHS Community:
Please refer to the attached letter regarding the opportunity for high school students to return to 4 day learning.
One School, One Book, 2021 will begin Monday, February 22. Due to COVID, it will look a little different this year. Clues will be revealed during Morning Meetings and posted in a shared Google Classroom instead of being displayed in school. Please ask your teacher for the Classroom Code so that you can sign up. The Big Reveal is planned for Monday, March 1.
Join us on Monday, February 22nd, at 7:00pm as we explore an introduction to the RULER Approach.
On Wednesday, February 3rd, U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro and Jim Himes joined the Second Hill Lane school community for a virtual event to help us celebrate World Read Aloud Day.
Student Council has created a Diversity Corner for staff & students at Nichols Elementary School. A Google Classroom will be the virtual setting for this safe space where students and teachers can share ideas, resources, notices and announcements. Way to go Student Council!
Please review the attached expectations for all distance learning students
The Diversity Committee, along with the Student Council, have some exciting activities planned to showcase the many contributions of African-Americans and people of the African Diaspora. Click here for more information about what Nichols is doing to honor these outstanding individuals.
Click here for information about the NES 6th Grade Fundraiser.
Please enjoy our morning announcements courtesy of the SHS Video Productions team.
Hi Stratford Academy Families!
The PTSA has a yummy fundraiser happening now! Includes popcorn, gourmet chocolates, hearty snacks, and spicy hot selections. Click here to register: http://supportmyfundraiser.org/register/register.php?g=118556
Our Music Department is proud to present Chapel's Virtual Winter Concert! Thanks to the 700+ students who sent in amazing videos! We have selected 50 that represent Chapel and showcase their singing, dancing, playing instruments and creating music of all kinds! These students participate in Concert Band, Chorus, General Music and Orchestra. We hope you enjoy watching and listening to their performances! Bravo and a well-deserved standing ovation for all!
Mrs. E. Mena - Orchestra Teacher
Mr. J. Ushchak - Band Teacher
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Chapel Cheetahs - are you ready for a super fun math challenge? Please read the attached ST Math Challenge Letter for details!
Please click HERE to join Class Dojo and check in for news updates regarding what's happening at JHS!
Dear Parents, Guardians and Class of 2025:
Under normal circumstances, tonight Stratford High School would have hosted our Eighth Grade Open House. Instead, we are presenting our video to you for viewing. Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Administrators at email@example.com.
Thank you. We look forward to meeting you soon.
Jiji the ST Math mascot visiting Mrs. Paridis's kindergarten class with Mrs. Castaneda to launch ST Math.
A huge thank you goes out to Amazon who made a generous donation of math manipulatives for use to create individual toolkits for all of our kindergarten through 6th grade students. Amazon also donated picnic tables to each school so we can enjoy outdoor classrooms. We truly appreciate Amazon's support and think they are AMAZing for supporting our scholars!
Chapel Street School's Fall pictures will be taken on:
- Monday, October 19th for Cohort A students
- Thursday, October 22nd for Cohort B students
Lifetouch has a COVID-19 readiness plan, which is located on their website and outlines their safety protocols. You can view this plan HERE.
It's finally here! Thank you all for your patience as we learned about non-linear video editing, audio engineering, color correction, animation, and digital asset management to bring this socially-distanced adaptation to life. Many of our lead performers are a month into middle school already, but their last Chapel play performance is now ready for its debut in virtual form.
- The video is available on Vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/
464593488(You can view the full production on Vimeo either on your computer, or on a 4th-generation Apple TV (search for "Vimeo" in the AppleTV App Store), on Android TV devices (search for "Vimeo" in the Google Play store), on Amazon Fire TV devices (Search for "Vimeo" on the Amazon Fire TV device), or with Chromecast.)
- The video is available on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/
pwBnJH5UK7Y(Most smart TVs and set-top boxes like Roku and Fire TV have built-in YouTube access.)
Please click HERE to join Class Dojo and check in for news updates regarding what's happening at Franklin!
Chapel Street School is happy to announce that we will continue to celebrate our amazing students with Virtual RKIND Assemblies. Here are the dates for the 2020-2021 school year:
- September 16, 2020 (Introduction Video)
- October 28, 2020 (Responsible Always)
- December 16, 2020 (Kind & Respectful to All)
- January 27, 2021 (Independent Thinkers)
- March 10, 2021 (Never Unsafe)
- May 19, 2021 (Do the Right Thing)
Please see the attached Chapel Virtual Open House Presentation. Thank you for your continued support! Dr. Armistead & Mr. Cicero
Click on the links listed below for help in signing into a district-issued Chromebook, Google Classroom, various online tutorials or tech support for your child´s Chromebook.Parents' Guide to Google Classroom
Johnson House Open House - September 9, 2020
Welcome to our newest and youngest Chapel Street School Cheetahs! Please view the two attached videos for our kindergarten students and their families. We look forward to meeting you all soon!
Welcome to Kindergarten - Parent Video: https://vimeo.com/440483884
Free and Reduced Lunch has extended the summer meal program. Click here to view more information.