Good afternoon, everyone—
Needless to say it is a busy time of year and the same is
true here at Maynard High School with our annual WAVM Telethon, Winter Concert,
Guidance events and SEPAC Winter Social all on tap. Also, please read the special note at the
end regarding Mid-term exams and early release days coming in mid-January. Here
is what is coming up in the near future at MHS--
The WAVM Telethon will be held at Maynard High
School on December 12 to 15, and once again the students are in need of donated
items for their on-air auction. Donations of toys, games, furniture,
electronics, books, household items, holiday decorations as well as tickets to
a show, concert or a sporting event, gift certificates or a provided service are
all most welcome. Gift baskets donated by your family, neighborhood or club are
also a great way to help the auction.
Items are being collected at Maynard High School
during school hours and throughout the weekend of the telethon. The WAVM
students will also be happy to pick up your donation at your home. Please call the station at 978-897-5213 for assistance.
All donations are gratefully accepted but regret
that we can only accept new items.
join us for a fun filled evening of music featuring both vocal and instrumental
performances. The concert is scheduled
for Wednesday December 17th from 7:00 to 9:00pm.
The Special Education Parent Advisory Council
(SEPAC) invites one and all to a Winter Social on Monday, December 8, 2014 from
6:30pm - 8pm in the Green Meadow Cafeteria.
Come join in the fun!
From Guidance: Financial Aid Night & Return Day
Wednesday December 10th is
Financial aid night at MHS starting at 6:00pm.
A representative from MEFA will be presenting and this is sure to be an
informative session for everyone considering the financial ramifications of a
on Tuesday December 23rd some of our recent MHS graduates will be
volunteering their time for our annual Return Day starting at 9:15am. Juniors and seniors will be invited to meet
with our alumni to discuss the real world challenges of post secondary life at
college, at work, and out in the world.
A Special Note on Mid-Term Exams January 2015
week of January 19th-23rd 2015 is an unusual one in terms
of scheduling and I want you to be aware of what this entails well in advance.
January 19th school is closed in celebration of Martin Luther King
January 20th is a full school day.
Thursday & Friday are early release days for all grades 8-12. Dismissal will be at 10:55am.
School Students (grades 9-12) will be taking comprehensive Mid-Year Exams on
grade students Will be having classes during the early release days which may
include class work, quizzes and tests as regularly scheduled, but not
comprehensive year to date exams.
On Monday January 26th
the 3rd marking quarter will begin.
This will be day 1 for 2nd Semester for those classes that
are semester long in duration.
That’s the news for now.
you for reading and take care—
of Maynard High School