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March 20th E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Students, Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date: Thursday, March 20th, 2014 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT If your child owns a mobile phone, laptop, tablet device or has access to a desktop computer, I cannot encourage you strongly enough to make plans to attend a very important event. […]

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November 22nd E-blast

From: Mary C. Gormley To: Students, Parents/Guardians and Staff Re: E-blast Update Date: November 22nd, 2013 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT Every year at this time, I like to take a moment to reflect on the things I am most grateful for in my life. High on my list, along with health and family, […]

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Great News for the Milton Public Schools

Good afternoon to the Milton Public School community. Today was a very exciting day at the Pierce Middle School and a very proud day for our district! James Moonan, a sixth-grade math teacher, was awarded the National Milken Award for teaching, along with a $25,000 prize. Mr. Moonan, who not only teaches at the Pierce […]

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Health Update from Milton Public Schools

    To: Students, Parents/Guardians and Staff From: Mary C. Gormley Re: E-blast Update Date: Friday, October 18, 2013 FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT The following update was provided by Margaret Gibbons, Director of Nurses for the Milton Public Schools: As the winter and flu season approach, it is important for parents and guardians to remember the […]

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September 12th E-blast

  FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT I want to be sure that everyone in the Milton Public School community is aware of our upcoming Open House dates. For those of you who are new to the Milton Public Schools, or whose child is enrolled in a new school this year, I cannot encourage you strongly […]

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August 23rd E-blast

From the Desk of the Superintendent: I would like to extend a warm “welcome back,” to all of the parents/guardians of our students and staff  to the Milton Public Schools and an equally warm “welcome” to all of our new parents/guardians and staff. Please allow me this opportunity to thank our custodial and maintenance staff; […]

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July 31, 2013 Eblast

   From the Desk of the Superintendent: Greetings to all our Milton Public School families! I hope you are all enjoying your summer. I wanted to send out a brief “mid-summer” update to keep everyone informed on what has been happening in our district since the end of school.  I am also sharing some research […]

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Boston Marathon Tragedy

By now, I am sure you are all aware of the horrific events that occurred at Monday’s Boston Marathon. The fact that this tragedy occurred in our own backyard and that many young people were among the victims magnifies the impact on our own children. I immediately reached out to Maria Trozzi, an assistant professor […]

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Grade One Assignment Procedure

The following is the procedure for assigning students to an Elementary program for Grade 1 in the Milton Public Schools.  Click here to view the School Committee Policy on Grade One Assignment. Grade One Assignment Procedure For students attending Kindergarten in the Milton Public Schools as of March 1, 2013. 1. Determine the level of […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless — Mother Teresa      I wanted to be sure that I sent out a brief note to the Milton Public School family before we break for the holiday weekend. To me, the Thanksgiving holiday is the perfect time to let […]

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