Category Archives: From the PTO

Last Day of School Picnic Celebration!

Come celebrate with your friends immediately after the last day of school at noon on June 22nd! Pizza, hot dog, and ice cream trucks will be on site, or bring your own lunch for a picnic. *food trucks accept credit cards and cash

6th Grade Ice Cream Social!

If you have a 6th Grader, or know of one, please share with them that they are invited to an Ice Cream Social at Memorial Spaulding’s playground on June 16th from 1:30-3:00. Since we were not able to celebrate their graduation in person last year, we would like to treat them to ice cream!

Volunteer Appreciation Party

Cheers to our Volunteers!

We want to thank all of our volunteers with a party! We truly couldn’t have done it without you. Please join us for drinks & apps (our treat!) at West on Centre’s party room/ patio to celebrate the end of the year! We hope to see you there! Please view the invite & RSVP here >


6:00PM – 8:00PM

West on Centre, 1732 Centre St., Boston, MA 02132

Order your Spiritwear by Friday!

Did you miss out on M-S Spiritwear in April?! If yes, you have another opportunity to order a t-shirt, sweatshirt or car magnet now until Friday, June 11th.

Last Chance! Participate in Group Videos for Retirees

We need your help! This is our last week to collect videos to surprise our amazing teachers and staff that are retiring this year. First Grade Teacher Ms. Marullo, Literacy Specialist Ms. Welch, AND our Social Worker Ms. Mazur are retiring, and we are surprising them with group videos.  They have touched so many, and they will love to hear from you! Please add your own video wishes below to be part of a memorable surprise – promise it’s super quick & EASY through Vidhug! 

We will be presenting these videos along with a time capsule that each classroom is participating in at a special end of year celebration on Monday, June 14th at 6 p.m. on Zoom. Save the date!

Record your video wishes for Ms. Mazur >

* If you wish for your greeting for Ms. Mazur to remain anonymous, we welcome you to write a note or color a picture and submit it by clicking here to upload your file and it will be included in the presentation.

Record your video wishes for Ms. Welch >

Record your video wishes for Ms. Marullo >

Newton Schools Foundation’s Honor Thy Teacher

If you’re looking for a way to say “Thank You!” to your child’s teacher or other school staff as this extremely unusual school year comes to a close, please consider Newton Schools Foundation’s Honor Thy Teacher campaign. It’s an opportunity for families to thank school personnel by giving a gift to Newton Schools Foundation in their honor, while also complying with the Newton Public Schools’ teacher gift policy.

Newton Schools Foundation (NSF) is a non-profit organization that raises funds to advance educational excellence and equity throughout Newton’s public schools. Your gift will fund NSF grants for promising educational initiatives, professional development, and programs that address racial and income inequities.  To learn more about the programs NSF funds, visit our website

NSF will notify the honored teachers and staff of your gift, share the honoree names with the Superintendent and principals, and list all honorees on the NSF website.

It’s easy to donate online, or you can mail your donation to Newton Schools Foundation, P.O. Box 590020, Newton Centre, MA 02459. Please be sure to include the name(s) of your child(ren) and the names of the teachers and/or staff you are honoring. 

THANK YOU for your donation!

Year End Presentation

Please join us for a special year end presentation on zoom! We hope to see you there!

Storyteller Zoom link:

Passcode: story

Book Drive THANK YOU!

Former student, Talia, wants to give a huge thank you to the parents, teachers, and students who helped contribute to the book drive at Memorial-Spaulding! The drive ended up accumulating 147 books, helping her surpass her goal of 300 with a grand total of 424 books!

You’re Invited! Create with Contemporary Artist Reggie Laurent

Make sure to mark your calendar for this very special artist in residence event next Wednesday, June 9th at 6:30 p.m.

If you would like to learn more about contemporary artist Reggie Laurent, click here>


Passcode: art

Lost & Found

Lost and Found Photos! Here are the newest. If you are looking for something you can stop by school as well and ring the bell. They will let you in to look!