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This Week in the Quincy Public Schools 1/28 to 2/2

1 year, 7 months ago by Bob Gough

 

Quincy Public Schools events occurring the week of January 28

MONDAY, JANUARY 28th

Ellington Elementary – Hansel and Gretel Assembly – 1:15 to 2 pm - The Elsenpeter marionettes will present the childhood fairytale Hansel and Gretel. 

Quincy Senior High  -  Freshman Registration Meeting –  6:30 – 7:30 pm - A meeting for Freshman and their parents regarding registration will be held in the QHS student cafeteria.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 29TH

Monroe Elementary QU Student Visits – Monroe will host QU education majors.  College students will  observe classes in action.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30TH

Quincy Senior High  -  Assembly – 8:50 to 10 am – The assembly will celebrate a significant reduction in discipline data. A student group from QU will be performing a skit, QHS Leadership students will be performing skits and there will be a celebration for all students in the cafeteria. 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 31ST

Monroe Elementary African Drum Assembly by Fonziba.  8:30 am -2:00 pm.  Fonziba will bring many drums used in Africa and do a 30 min assembly for each class.   Students will also learn to use the instruments. 

Ellington Elementary ­ - Art Lesson – 12:40 pm to 1:35 pm.  Local artist Tracy Jones will be teaching an art lesson.  This activity is made possible through Instant Art Dollar$, provided by the Quincy Society of Fine Arts.  

Ellington Elementary – PTA Skate Night – 6:00 to 8:30 pm - The Ellington PTA hosts several skate nights throughout the school year.  Students enjoy a night with friends

ECFC – Math Night- 6:00 - 7:00 pm – Parents & Children come to participate in activities that use Math skills in a fun way. 

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST

Madison Elementary African Drum Assembly by Fonziba.  8:30-2:00.  Fonziba will bring many drums used in Africa and do a 30 min assembly for each class.  Students will also learn to use the instruments as well. 

ECFC – Souper Bowl of Caring- TBD (we will update soon) – Students will present cans that they have been collecting over the past several weeks. Cans were collected for several local food pantries to help restock shelves. 

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Berrian Elementary  - Extended Day Math Program– On Mondays thru Wednesdays from 7:10-7:40am.  Students who need extra math help based on assessment data have the opportunity to get the help they need. 

Early Childhood and Family Center -  Love and Logic Parenting Class - Parenting Classes will teach techniques to help parents teach their children to be respectful, responsible and fun to be around!   Classes run January 15th thru February 19th on Tuesdays at 9am and 5:30pm. 


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