Turkey Trot Retreat Students warm up at GES after a brisk Turkey Trot at Oak Park before heading back to school.
Gobble Gobble Good Feast, good friends, a good time. The smiles say it all.
A Meeting of the Minds Volunteers from River Mead visit Pierce School and share a good book. The best way to make new friends.
Showing Off Reading Skills Two friends in Kindergarten reading a Halloween play together for an appreciative audience.
Halloween at Pierce Even the teachers can't resist and dress up as characters from Pacman for Halloween.
Bennington Halloween Parade Students show off their Halloween regalia while parading around the acre under Police Chief Sullivan's watchful eye.
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On October 25th, Fourth Grade Teacher, Valerie Germain, Special Education Teacher, Darlene Demetrion and Title 1 Teacher, Judith Parsons had a blast sharing many games, and techniques with parents to help them keep homework fun at home.
The evening began with free pizza and a short video about the “importance of reading with your child”.
The Bennington Fire Department took time from their busy schedules to spend a day with Pierce School students talking about fire safety beginning with a fire drill and assembly. Matt Hall, Deputy Chief, and his son Mason, Keith Nason, Deputy Chief, Jason Powers, Rescue Captain and Sarah Powers, EMT, showed the children different elements of the equipment they wear when they fight fires.
On Wednesday Mrs. Germain’s 4th traveled to Greenland, New Hampshire to visit the Great Bay Discovery Center with friends from Francestown Elementary School. Prior to the visit, the class learned that the Great Bay is an estuary – a land form where freshwater and seawater meet. Estuaries are critical habitats for many animals as well as places for several bird species to stop along their migration routes.
Assistant Superintendent Ann Forrest recently visited Ms. Sutton’s third grade classroom where she shared her summer experience in the southeast African nation of Malawi.
Forrest was part of a group of educators and aid volunteers with the group Good Soil Partners who worked in the village of Kangoma. She met with teachers and students and taught lessons at the pre-school and primary school levels.
Kindergarten Registration Update
Kindergarten registration and screenings are to take place at the S.A.U. on June 26, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Children must be 5 years old before Sept. 30, 2018.
You must be pre-registered to attend the screening.
Please register with Kate Wasserloos at 924-3336 ext. 2032.