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School Tour – April 2nd

On Wednesday, April 2, we will have a school tour from 10 AM – 12 PM.

Spaghetti Dinner and Talent Show

After one day of ticket sales, half the tickets available for both shows are already sold. Please buy early if you want tickets because they will sell out. Spaghetti Dinner and Talent Show Oscar Mayer Magnet Thursday, March 27, 2014 Tickets cost $10/person Tickets can be purchased at the desk just inside the main entrance [...]

The Gift of Failure: Raising Autonomous and Competent Children

On Friday, February 21, Jessica Lahey will deliver a presentation especially for parents at the 2014 AIMS Winter Conference — “The Gift of Failure: Raising Autonomous and Competent Children”. Jessica Lahey is an educator, writer, and speaker. She writes about parenting, education, and adolescence for the New York Times, the Atlantic, and her own site, [...]

MYP IB Presentation

Did you miss the MYP IB presentation on January 14th? Don’t worry! You can view the presentation by accessing the following link: MYP IB Presentation. If you have any questions about the IB MYP program, please contact Jill Kittinger, the IB MYP Coordinator, at

Procedures: Moving Sidewalk, Cold Weather, & Indoor Drop-off

Dear Parents— Welcome back!!! We are thrilled to hear that children will be returning to school tomorrow, January 8th. We hope you all had a wonderful holiday break. We wanted to take this opportunity to remind you of some of the procedures regarding the moving sidewalk, cold weather procedures and indoor drop off. Please read [...]

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