District Announcements

2014-15 School Bus Routes

The following are the school bus routes for the 2014-15 school year:

Oakmont Regional High School
Overlook Middle School
John R. Briggs Elementary School
Westminster / Meetinghouse Elementary School

If you have concerns regarding the bus route, please contact your student's school.

Overlook Announcements


8th Grade Parents:
The 8th grade field trip to Washington DC is scheduled for May 19- May 22, 2015. This is an exciting and educational experience. To register for this trip: 
1. Go to EFExploreAmerica.com/Enroll
2.  Enter our group’s tour number: 1518402RP
Email Mr. Lambert with any questions at rlambert@awrsd.org.
A deposit is due by the end of September to ensure a spot on this trip. 




If you have not yet signed up for a parent-teacher conference taking place in November (11/20, 11/24, 11/25) and you would like to schedule one, please contact Mrs. Higgins in Guidance (978-827-1425).  In grades 6 & 7 there are only afternoon slots available.  Grade 8 has a few nights slots still open.  Enrichment and Special Education teachers are also available for conference sign ups.

     
Monty Tech is again offering its Project VIP (Vocational Interest Program)  for students in grades 7 & 8.  The classes are offered after school on Wednesdays for five weeks beginning on October 22nd .  This program is free. Participating students will be transported on a Monty Tech bus, Read more...

Quick Stop Cafe News Flash 
The Quick Stop Cafe will be opening for the 2014-2015 school year on Thursday, September 25th at 7:00AM in  the Overlook lobby. The Quick Stop will be serving blueberry muffins and chocolate chip muffins for $.75, hot cocoa with or
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Community Announcements



This year's race will be taking place on Sept. 27, 2014 and will benefit Jack, an eight year old Ashburnham boy undergoing treatment for a brain tumor.  Proceeds will be used to offset expenses incurred as a result of his diagnosis. Full information about the race, registration, etc can be seen here.



North Central Mass Youth Hockey

Looking for a Learn to Skate or Learn to Hockey Program?
Register now www.ncmyh.org
Full informational flyer here.


Westminster Public Safety Open House
Saturday, October 11, 2014
11AM - 3PM
Full information here




Ashburnham and Westminster preschool children who will reach age 3 by August 31, 2014 are eligible to attend Learning Tree Preschool. However, a limited number of children are selected as peers for Learning Tree through a lottery
Read more...

Young at Heart Yoga Classes in Westminster
There are several different age group classes taking place now.  Registration/class size is limited.  To register, log onto www.young-atheart.com, call (978)467-6173 or email Paula Magee at pmagee45@gmail.com. To download an informational flyer please click here.

For information on the various world-class art museums in Massachusetts please click here to read a flyer from Mr. Beaudoin.


Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 17
Intramural sports/Floor Hockey
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday, September 18
District Event
1/2 Day - ALL SCHOOLS
Staff Development
Friday, September 19
Grade 7 Special Activity Schedule

Monday, September 22
Intramural sports/Field Hockey
2:00 PM - 3:00 AM

Tuesday, September 23
School Committee

Weather

Today, 9/16/2014
High: 62 Low: 47
Chance rain showers
54% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/17/2014
High: 63 Low: 45
Mostly sunny
4% chance of precipitation.

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