December Newsletter #2
Dear Parents, Guardians and Friends,
THANK YOU!! At our whole school community meeting last
Friday morning, an impressive amount of food was collected for the Yarmouth
Community Food Pantry. The food items will be delivered Monday afternoon. The
overarching meeting theme was filling one another’s buckets with kind words and
actions every day.As many of you are aware, YES uses the Responsive
Classroom approach that threads a positive social framework for children in and
outside of the classroom setting. The approach helps to support children in
multiple ways from developing positive peer relationships, taking
responsibility for their actions to being a valued community member. The
approach emphasizes using positive teacher and student language to communicate. Instead of phrasing ...
Posted Dec 16, 2014, 8:01 AM by Becca Wood
December NewsletterWe wish you and your families all the best at this time of
year. The students have a two-week
vacation that begins on December 20th. Classes resume on Monday,
January 5, 2015.We welcomed Chris
Wentworth, grade three, and Liz
Woodcock, instructional support, back from maternity leaves on Monday,
November 24th. Jocie Wentworth and John Woodcock are the newest
members of our YES family.Our Fourth Grade
Chorus performs on Wednesday, December 17th at 7:00PM. The
chorus performs at 2:00 for the school if you are unable to attend in the
Foundation funded two grant proposals for which we are very
grateful and appreciative. Karin Ney will purchase juggling balls and ...
Posted Dec 4, 2014, 1:23 PM by Cathy Wolinsky-YES
Principal for the DayOn Friday, December 5, Annie Hunter was the YES Principal for the Day, thanks to the Yarmouth Education Foundation and the Blue Jean Ball Auction.
Posted Dec 9, 2014, 3:47 PM by Yarmouth Elementary
Computer Science Week - Hour of CodeThe week of December 8-14 is Computer Science Week. For the second year our students will participate in the "Hour of Code" described in this video:http://hourofcode.com ...
Posted Dec 8, 2014, 10:49 AM by Cathy Wolinsky-YES
School Closings and DelaysThe Yarmouth School Department submits storm closings to the stations listed below.School closings and delays will be posted on the Yarmouth School Department Web Site [http://www.yarmouthschools.org ...
Posted Dec 7, 2014, 6:31 PM by Yarmouth Elementary
Lice LetterOffice of the School Nurse Dear Parents and
Guardians:The presence of lice
continues to be a sporadically occurring problem in our schools. Lice are no cause for shame and ...
Posted Oct 29, 2014, 10:32 AM by Yarmouth Elementary