MAY
17

City-Wide Fun Run

Congratulations to all of our students who represented us in the City-Wide Fun Run!  A special thank you to Mrs. Winoski for preparing our runners for this wonderful event.

 

 

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MAY
11

Mother's Day Luncheon

Happy Mother's Day! Thank you to all of our moms for what you do every day to support your child.  We hope you enjoyed our annual Mother's Day Luncheon because we appreciate all that you do.

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MAY
04

City-wide Art Show

Congratulations to all of our students who represented our school at the City-wide Art Show.  Our artists had the opportunity to display their work for the community to see in a real gallery in New Haven.  Your artwork is phenomenal.  Thank you to Mrs. Schrier and Mrs. Platt for "brushing up" our art skills.

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MAY
03

Third Quarter Recognition Ceremony

Congratulations to all of our students who earned awards this quarter!  Keep up the great work!

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APR
25

April Town Meeting

Check out how we came together to "Light it Up Blue" for Autism Awareness.  Students purchased blue necklaces to raise money for Autism Awareness.  Thank you to Miss Woods and Miss Pittman for teaching us more about autism.  

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APR
12

Shelter Challenge

The STEM challenge:  Build a shelter that can fit as many classmates as you can.  Mrs. Ovalles' class was able to get 8 students in their structure!    

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MAR
30

Science Fair

Thank you to the teachers who facilitated many wonderful science fair projects this year.  Congratulations to our winners from the following classes that will represent Strong Magnet School at the District Science Fair:  Mrs. Ovalles, Mr. Couvertier, Ms. Walker, Mrs. Ieraci, Mrs. Seeley, Ms. Tabak, and Mrs. Mullally. 

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MAR
29

March Town Meeting

We had an awesome time at Town Meeting this month.  We were able to celebrate our Magnet School of Distinction award as well as all of our respectful students, magic mailbox winners, and students with perfect attendance. We even had a visit from Captain Attendance.  Thank you to Mrs. Cappiello's class for teaching us about technology and Ms. Walkers class for entertaining us with their performance of Respect.

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MAR
23

2nd Grade Peabody Museum

The students in Grade 2 enjoyed their trip to the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History! They especially loved visiting with the creatures and critters in the Discovery Room where they were able to get to know the Walking Stick bug.

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MAR
23

District Invention Convention at Alexion Pharmaceuticals

Our 4th grade students did an outstanding job representing our school at the District-Wide Invention Convention at Alexion Pharmaceutical.  Congratulations to Arielyz who placed first in New Haven and Clara who placed third for her!  We will be routing for you in the regional competition.  Thank you Alexion Pharmaceuticals for hosting us.

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MAR
06

Magnet School of Distinction Award

We are proud to announce that we have been named a National Magnet School of Distinction by Magnet Schools of America, the national association for magnet and theme-based schools.  To receive a national merit award, schools are judged and scored on their demonstrated ability to raise student academic achievement, promote racial and socioeconomic diversity, provide integrated curricula and instruction, and create strong family and community partnerships that enhance the school’s magnet theme.  

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MAR
06

Seed to Salad Program

Our second grade students will be participating in the Seed to Salad program on the Yale Farm.  Today we made name tags and became farmers by planting seeds that we will later transplant to the Yale Farm.  We can't wait to see how our vegetables grow!

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MAR
02

Read Across America Day

Check out some of the highlights from our Read Across America Day/Dr. Seuss's Birthday celebration.  We are grateful to Mayor Harp and Superintendent Dr. Mayo who came to read to our classes.  Thank you to United Way and Yale Health for organizing readers and providing books to our classrooms and to Ms. Mickie who worked tirelessly to "Seussify" our building.

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JAN
18

January Kindergarten Attendance Event

See how our Kindergarten students and parents worked together to create a dragon for the Chinese New Year during our January Kindergarten Attendance Event!

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DEC
22

SCSU Book Drive

Our wonderful partners, the Urban Education Fellows at Southern Connecticut State University, raised money to give each of our students a brand new book of choice to enjoy with their family over the holiday vacation. Thank you so much SCSU!

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DEC
13

Holiday Concert

We were so proud to hear our students singing and playing the recorder to celebrate the holidays around the world. They sounded amazing and were able to get the crowd excited for the holiday season. Thank you Mrs. Marina and Mrs. Lynch!

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DEC
07

Magic Show

We had an unbelievable time watching magic right before our eyes! Check out some of our reactions from the show!

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DEC
06

1st Grade - Animal Adaptations

Our first graders are studying how animals communicate in their habitats. The Children's Museum visited each of our classes so students can meet some of their Wildlife Sanctuary animals and determine the unique ways they have adapted to meet the specific needs of their habitat.

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OCT
31

Harvest Walk

We really enjoyed our Harvest Walk this year. Students looked amazing in their costumes and were grateful for the treats they received.

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OCT
27

October Town Meeting

Check out some highlights from our Town Meeting! Thank you Ms. Tabak for a brand new Magic Mailbox.  We'll be sure to fill it this month with submissions to why we are grateful.


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