​The District of Middletown Public Schools' Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion looks forward to seeing you at the District's inaugural All-idays: A celebration of all religious and cultural holidays celebrated in December/Early January Saturday, December 16, 2023 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Beman Middle School This event is free and open to all. During this event, families will have the opportunity to learn about Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanzaa, and Three Kings Day. We will have fun, crafts, and fun for all. See you there! RSVP here: https://tinyurl.com/MPSAllidays​​
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
All-idays Celebration
The District of Middletown Public Schools' Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion looks forward to seeing you at the District's inaugural American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month Community Celebration Featuring Walker Between Worlds Tomorrow! Saturday, December 9, 2023 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Auditorium at Beman Middle School This event is free and open to all. This event will feature a 75 minute performance called Walker Between Worlds. Walker Between Worlds is a journey into the world of Native American Stories. The oral history, natural observations, and culture of the First Americans is shared by Leland Faulkner, a world traveler and performing artist who is a member of the Bad River Band of Chippewa. Register Here: https://forms.gle/7Zb9XwXMGaq9KDcn6
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Walker Between Worlds
🕎 Wishing you a joyous Hanukkah! 🌟 As we light the menorah from December 7-14, let's embrace the warmth of family, the glow of tradition, and the spirit of miracles. 🕊️ 🕎 ¡Les deseo un feliz Hanukkah! 🌟 Mientras encendemos la menorá del 7 al 14 de diciembre, abracemos la calidez de la familia, el brillo de la tradición y el espíritu de los milagros. 🕊️
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Happy Hanukkah 2023
Recently, students at Farm Hill waited excitedly for a special gift to be revealed. Guesses about what the surprise could be ranged from "a puppy!" to "a trampoline!" to "a unicorn!" But what was the surprise?! More here: https://www.middletownschools.org/article/1367290 Recientemente, los estudiantes de Farm Hill esperaron con entusiasmo que se revelara un regalo especial. Las conjeturas sobre cuál podría ser la sorpresa varían desde "¡un perrito!" a "¡un trampolín!" a "¡un unicornio!" ¡¿Pero cuál fue la sorpresa?! Más aquí: https://www.middletownschools.org/article/1367290
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Farm Hill Elementary Students are Ready to Roll Thanks to a Generous Donation from HYPACK
Every day at school builds the skills and knowledge needed to thrive: regular attendance fuels academic success, strengthens social connections, and unlocks a future filled with limitless possibilities. Here, we are all #MPSFutureMakers. Cada día en la escuela se desarrollan las habilidades y los conocimientos necesarios para prosperar: la asistencia regular impulsa el éxito académico, fortalece las conexiones sociales y abre un futuro lleno de posibilidades ilimitadas. Aquí todos somos #MPSFutureMakers.
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
#MPSFutureMakers Attendance Campaign
We are excited to share that Wesley School has been named a School of Distinction by the Connecticut State Department of Education. Learn more here: https://www.middletownschools.org/article/1365840 Nos complace compartir que la Escuela Wesley ha sido nombrada Escuela de Distinción por el Departamento de Educación del Estado de Connecticut. Obtenga más información aquí: https://www.middletownschools.org/article/1365840
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Wesley Elementary: School of Distinction Announcement
EVERY school day is a BIG day. Here, we create the foundation for dreams to become reality. Here, the future is present. Here, we are all #MPSFutureMakers. CADA día escolar es un GRAN día. Aquí creamos las bases para que los sueños se conviertan en realidad. Aquí el futuro está presente. Aquí todos somos #MPSFutureMakers.
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
#MPSFutureMakers Attendance Campaign
When you're here, you're part of something bigger; something that shapes not just the present, but also the future. Every class you attend, every question you ask, and every challenge you overcome contributes to your (and our) extraordinary future. We are all #MPSFutureMakers. Cuando estás aquí, eres parte de algo más grande; algo que da forma no sólo al presente, sino también al futuro. Cada clase a la que asiste, cada pregunta que hace y cada desafío que supera contribuye a su (y nuestro) futuro extraordinario. Todos somos #MPSFutureMakers.
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
#MPSFutureMakers Attendance Campaign
Middletown Public Schools is happy to give thanks to all who make public education possible. As Dr. V said, "It is because of your collective efforts that we continue to create and sustain a learning environment where our students thrive and grow." More here: https://tinyurl.com/MPSThanks23 Las Escuelas Públicas de Middletown se complacen en agradecer a todos los que hacen posible la educación pública. Como dijo el Dr. V: "Gracias a sus esfuerzos colectivos, continuamos creando y manteniendo un ambiente de aprendizaje donde nuestros estudiantes prosperan y crecen." Más aquí: https://tinyurl.com/MPSThanks23
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Thanksgiving 2023
Middletown Public Schools is happy to give thanks to all who make public education possible. As Dr. V said, "It is because of your collective efforts that we continue to create and sustain a learning environment where our students thrive and grow." More here: https://tinyurl.com/MPSThanks23 Las Escuelas Públicas de Middletown se complacen en agradecer a todos los que hacen posible la educación pública. Como dijo el Dr. V: "Gracias a sus esfuerzos colectivos, continuamos creando y manteniendo un ambiente de aprendizaje donde nuestros estudiantes prosperan y crecen." Más aquí: https://tinyurl.com/MPSThanks23
3 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Thanksgiving 2023
To learn more and/or apply for an Advisory Member position, please visit: https://tinyurl.com/MBOEAdvisory To be considered for the 2023-2024 school year, please complete the application, no later than 12:00 PM on Friday, November 3, 2023. Para obtener más información y/o solicitar un puesto de miembro asesor, visite https://tinyurl.com/MBOEAdvisory Para ser considerado para el año escolar 2023-2024, complete la solicitud a más tardar a las 12:00 p. m. del viernes 3 de noviembre de 2023. #MPS4ALL #MPSFutureMakers
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
MBOE Advisory Member Positions Open
We had a special event at Macdonough today: the EPA & UConn announced the remarkable testing results of student-built indoor air filter. Eniola Shokunbi, a former Macdonough student & now 6th Grader at Beman, designed a Corsi-Rosenthal Box that is able to produce powerful results. Learn more here: https://today.uconn.edu/2023/10/epa-testing-shows-the-power-of-d-i-y-air-filters-to-trap-viruses/ #MPSFutureMakers #MPS4ALL
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
UCONN + EPA at Macdonough: Eniola Shokunbi
UCONN + EPA at Macdonough: Eniola Shokunbi
The Community Connector for 10/29/23 is now available. To access it, visit: https://mpsct.substack.com The Community Connector del 10/29/23 ya está disponible. Para accederlo, visite: https://mpsct.substack.com #MPS4ALL #MPSFutureMakers
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
The Community Connector for October 29, 2023
October is National School Principal Appreciation Month! We are excited to celebrate the incredible individuals who lead our schools. Mr. Tom Cannata Principal of Wesley School What is your favorite part of being a principal? Fostering a nurturing and supportive school environment that promotes a positive school community for students, staff, and families. Also seeing students explore their potential and thrive. Learn more here: https://tinyurl.com/MPSPrincipals #MPS4ALL #MPSFutureMakers
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
National Principal Appreciation Month - Tom Cannata
October is National School Principal Appreciation Month! We are excited to celebrate the incredible individuals who lead our schools. Mr. Damian Reardon Principal of Macdonough School What is your favorite part of being a principal? I love being a part of the school community. As a principal at a school, each day I get the honor of interacting with students, parents/ guardians/ family, staff, and community members. Learn more here: https://tinyurl.com/MPSPrincipals #MPS4ALL #MPSFutureMakers
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
National Principal Appreciation Month - Damian Reardon
The Middletown Board of Education's November meeting is rescheduled from November 14, 2023 to November 21, 2023. This meeting will begin at 6:30 PM & will be held in the Auditorium of Beman Middle School.
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
MBOE Meeting Rescheduled to November 21, 2023
October is National School Principal Appreciation Month! We are excited to celebrate the incredible individuals who lead our schools. Ms. Jen Calabrese Principal of Farm Hill School What is your favorite part of being a principal? Interacting with students and watching them grow!! Learn more here: https://tinyurl.com/MPSPrincipals #MPS4ALL #MPSFutureMakers
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
National Principal Appreciation Month - Jen Calabrese
MPS will be hosting its second annual Trunk or Treat. This event will be held in Beman’s parking lot on Hunting Hill Avenue this Friday, October 27, 2023 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. The event is free & open to all community members; children must be accompanied by an adult. #MPS4ALL
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Trunk or Treat 2023 - October 27, 2023 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
October is National School Principal Appreciation Month! We are excited to celebrate the incredible individuals who lead our schools. Mr. Jim Gaudreau Principal of Lawrence School What is your favorite part of being a principal? Helping children to reach their academic potentials and supporting their social emotional growth and development. Additionally, seeing their genuine smiles and exuberance as they enter school every day makes all the hard work worth every minute. Learn more here: https://tinyurl.com/MPSPrincipals #MPS4ALL #MPSFutureMakers
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Principal Appreciation Month: Jim Gaudreau
In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month 2023, we're celebrating our employees with Hispanic heritage. Today, we're highlighting Dr. Alberto Vazquez Matos, MPS Superintendent of Schools. To learn more, please visit: https://middletownschools.org/o/mps/page/hispanic-heritage-employee-spotlight #MPS4ALL #MPSFutureMakers
4 months ago, Middletown Public Schools
Hispanic Heritage Month: Dr. Vazquez Matos