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Middle School Winter Strings Concert on Jan. 26

You’re Invited! Middle School Winter Strings Concert Dear Alma Families, The Instrumental Choice Class scholars will be showing off their hard work over the past few months by presenting a concert!  Family, friends and other scholars are invited to attend

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Meet Mr. Richard: PE Teacher

Jonathan was born and raised in New Bedford before recently moving to Fairhaven with his fiance and stepson. He attended New Bedford High School before earning a degree in Physical Education from Bridgewater State University. Jonathan enjoys being active and being

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Meet Ms. Coelho: Literacy Specialist

Ms. Coelho grew up in Lakeville with her parents and younger sister. As a young child she played softball. She also swam competitively for the swim team. She went to Apponequet Regional High School and after graduating went onto Rhode

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ALERT: School closed Friday, Jan. 5

School will be closed Friday, January 5 due to weather conditions. Stay safe and warm, everyone!

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We Shall Overcome: Experience Elementary Expedition Night

On Wednesday night our scholars showed off their high-quality Expedition projects that they have worked hard on all fall. They researched their projects by going on fieldwork, interviewing experts, and accessing multiple texts and multimedia sources.  Expedition topics included community helpers

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January breakfast and lunch menu

Click below to see the breakfast and lunch options for January 2018! January Breakfast 2018 January Lunch Grades 4-8 January Lunch Grades K-3

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Four Alma educators recognized as Master Teachers

Four educators at Alma del Mar were recently recognized for their mastery in teaching at the K-8 inclusive public charter school located in the North End of New Bedford. Alma educators are designated as Master Teacher when they exhibit a

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Leadership opportunities while still in the classroom

Alexa Teevens Fourth Grade Lead Teacher, 3-4 Academic Dean & Literacy Department Co-Chair Started as Alma’s Literacy Specialist in July 2015  “I worked at a few other urban charter schools before coming to Alma. When I arrived, Will said that he hoped I found

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Meet Dr. Hamilton: Sixth Grade Lead Teacher

Andrew Hamilton was born in Greenfield, Mass, a small western Mass town where there were five generations of his family who ran a small family shoe store. He went to public school and played lots of sports. To earn money, he 

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Meet Nurse Tara

Tara Mitchell was born and raised in New Bedford. She attended Elementary School in New Bedford, followed by Middle and High School in Dartmouth. Nurse Tara graduated from Bristol Community College’s nursing program and became Tara Mitchell, RN. She graduated

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