come together to raise funds to create alternative outdoor garden seating
for our children by the start of the school year, and to support the PTO’s
Annual Appeal. What a better time to do that than now to create outdoor
garden spaces, when it will help create a safer environment for our
students and staff. Using outdoor spaces is a cost-effective way to reduce the
burden on indoor spaces & provide
s fresh air. We
also hope that our distance learning students can enjoy these spaces safely
when they aren’t in use. The spaces that will be created in Kayla’s
Garden and in the courtyard behind the school are sure to be enjoyed for many
years to come.
are all in this together. Whether learning remotely or at school, we
are one Memorial Spaulding family. Memorial Spaulding prides itself in being an
inclusive community, and the PTO will be working hard this year in finding ways
to bring us all together no matter where the learning takes place.
Your one time or monthly gift
will support the alternative outdoor seating project, and the annual
development efforts of the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO), which includes
community building events (which will be re-imagined this year!), enriching Creative
Arts and Sciences (CASC) programs, mini-grants for teacher programs, and
beautification efforts for our school.
gift will be considered your donation to the Annual Appeal and is fully
tax deductible. We appreciate your generosity and support!
to $1,000 – every donation helps.
Donate today for a safer tomorrow! >
Welcome to the new school year! The MSPTO is dedicated
to keeping our Memorial-Spaulding families and teachers connected and
supported, especially now. To help achieve this, we need two
volunteers per classroom to be “Room Parents” (hybrid and DLA alike). Sign
Calling all helpers! Please stop by the school to lend a hand this Saturday morning to help build and paint picnic tables for the courtyard behind the school. No experience required … it should be pretty simple! We are looking for volunteers 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. this Saturday – we hope to see you there!
Sign up to volunteer
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us in our mission to come together to raise funds to create additional
outdoor classrooms for our children. Data has shown that the risk for
transmission of Covid-19 is lower outside. Using outdoor spaces is a
cost-effective way to reduce the burden on indoor classrooms &
provides fresh air. The city of Newton has committed to providing the
school with two tents, and we would like to add on to that. Let’s work
together to help create a safer environment for our students and staff!
Your one time or monthly gift
will help provide more outdoor spaces for our children to learn, and
support the annual development efforts of the Parent Teacher
Organization (PTO). Your gift will be considered your donation to the
$10 to $1,000 – every donation helps.
Join us in
our mission by donating today! >
Please consider volunteering with the PTO next year! This upcoming school year will almost certainly be different, but we are excited for the many opportunities to work together on finding creative ways to continue to connect with the community. It is a great way to get involved, and to get to know the school better! Thank you so much for your consideration. We look forward to working with you!
CLICK HERE to sign up! >
Please consider volunteering for a position on next year’s PTO Executive Board. We are currently looking for a Co-President, Treasurer, Secretary, and a newly created position for this year, Chair of Virtual Engagement. It is a great way to get involved, get to know the school better, and to set a positive example for your kids. Sign up Link!
If you have any questions about any of these positions, please email us at email@example.com. We
provide training and ongoing support to each volunteer to help make
their event and position a success – please join us in making a
difference in our school and our community!
If you are unable to commit to a year long position, there will be
plenty of other volunteer opportunities available, which will be sent
out in a separate sign up sheet in the near future. Many of the PTO
sponsored events will look much different next year, but we are still
excited to find new ways to engage families in a safe manner. Keep a
look out for that sign up sheet in the next week or two!
Thank you so much for your consideration, we look forward to working with you!
Katy Karon , Michelle Spitzkoff, Erika Guerra Downey, and Brooke Brindley
* Please note that all adults who volunteer at the school on behalf of the PTO must be caregivers of current Memorial Spaulding students, and must arrange to have a current CORI background check on file at the school. This can be arranged by contacting the school office directly.
Sign up HERE!
Do you have questions for current Oak Hill parents? Want to know
practical information about the school? Would like to know more about
your student’s day-to-day in middle school and events planned by the PTO
for next year?
Please join our Parent Panel discussion on June 2
at 7 pm and we will take all your questions! We will briefly introduce
the PTO work and events and use Zoom Breakout Rooms to help facilitate
conversation and give everyone more opportunities to ask questions.
In the meantime, please fill out this form that will help us get to know you better and where you can see all the great ways to get involved in Oak Hill.
Click here to see Mr. Harutunian’s message about the event, including the zoom invite.
My name is Anat Katz and I am a junior at Newton South
High School. I, along with a couple of my friends, started a service
called Project Driveway, to help our community during this unprecedented
We will deliver groceries to any elderly or immunocompromised with no delivery fee at all.
We deliver to Newton, Needham, Brookline and JP! We also recently expanded to Cambridge, Somerville, and Watertown!
If you know someone who may benefit from our service or would like to volunteer to be a driver, please spread the word!
All information about who we are and how to place an order is on our website:
Thank you and stay safe!
Please join us tomorrow, Friday April 24th, for a PTO/Superintendent Coffee @ 8:30am via Zoom!
Meeting ID: 971 4881 6208 Password: Yj7LNL
Should you have questions/comments you wish to be addressed, submit them via this LINK