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NO SCHOOL MONDAY December 11th

Reminder, there is no school on Monday, December 11th due to a teacher professional development day. We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday! 2017 Calendar 12/13 Scholar Photo Retakes 12/15 Special Education Parent Council @ 2:30 PM, Alma Conference

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NEW THIS YEAR Take the family survey online!

Yesterday we sent home the family survey with your scholar. If you would like to fill it out online instead just click here: 2017-18 Alma Family Survey. We have changed many things over the years based on your feedback on

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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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Lunch Menu Change for 11/15/17

In an effort to help families plan lunches with their scholars, we asked our meal company, Revolution Foods, to alert us in advance if lunch changes. We were just notified that lunch tomorrow, November 15th, 2017, is going to be Sloppy

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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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Alma Family Advisory, Wed. November 8th @ 6:00 PM

Alma Parents and Families: The Alma Family Advisory (AFA) November meeting is this Wednesday at 6:00 PM. Childcare will be provided for anyone who attends! AFA is an opportunity to discuss issues and ideas as an Alma community with other

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Meet Mr. Almeida: Academic Fellow (Grades 4-6)

Mr. Almeida was born and raised in New Bedford. He has his bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems and Human Resources Management from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Prior to taking on his first year at Alma, he was a full time

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Are you ready for Book Character Day on Friday?

On Friday, October 27, we will hold our annual Book Character Day! This year scholars will be required to complete a Book Character Explanation Form by Thursday, October 26th in order to participate. You can find your scholar’s form here.

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Picture Day Forms Going Home Today!

Forms to order the yearly school photos went home today. The forms are due back by picture day on November 1st. Reminder, scholars wear their uniforms for picture day.

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URGENT: Secondary Schools Night moved to Nativity Prep

Power lines fell down on Earle Street by Alma. Secondary Schools Night is being moved to Nativity Prep, 66 Spring Street, New Bedford, MA. Doors open at 6:30 PM. Please call the front desk at Alma, 774-206-6827, if you have

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