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July 21st E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date: July 21, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT I would like to share with you an important update regarding state funding for Full Day Kindergarten, which remains in jeopardy. Last week, on Friday, July 17, Governor Charlie Baker signed the fiscal year 2016 […]

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July 9th E-Blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date:  Thursday, July 9th, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT The Milton School Committee recently passed a Residency Policy that states “students who are enrolled in the Milton Public Schools shall be required to re-establish residency prior to entering grades six and nine as […]

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June 25th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date:  June 25th, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT Congratulations on the conclusion of another successful school year. As we begin the summer vacation, I would like to share some research on the importance of summer reading and the value of both independent reading and […]

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June 17th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT For the past few years, the acronyms STEM and STEAM have been part of our vocabulary and have been totally integrated into the Milton Public Schools.  STEM refers to “Science Technology, Engineering & Math,” […]

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June 10th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date:  June 10, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT              For those of you who were guests at this year’s Milton High School commencement ceremony on June 7th, you were treated to a wonderful event with some stellar speeches. I was unable to attend due […]

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May 28th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To:  Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date:  Thursday, May 28, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT I would like to share with you an important update regarding state funding for Full Day Kindergarten, which remains in jeopardy. The State Senate, in its FY16 Budget, only provides $1 million for the […]

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May 13th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date:  May 13, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT The Milton Public School 2016 Budget was approved at Town Meeting’s May 7th Meeting (the presentation is posted on the School Committee’s Budget page on www.miltonps.org). The Finance Subcommittee of the School Committee meets with […]

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May 5th E-blast

To: Parents/Guardians and Staff From: Mary C. Gormley Re: E-blast Update Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT Yesterday was the first day of Teacher Appreciation Week and I hope you will all join me in recognizing and thanking our gifted and talented teachers – not only in the Milton Public […]

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April 27th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date:  April 27th, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT I am pleased to announce that the School Committee recently voted to approve the permanent appointment of two administrators.  Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Human Resources Janet Sheehan and Collicot Elementary School Principal Holly Concannon […]

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April 14th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date:  Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT I would like to congratulate this year’s recipients of the Milton Foundation for Education’s 2015 Teacher of the Year awards. These annual awards honor our district’s finest educators. Today was “Surprise Day,” where a […]

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