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School Announcements
MCAS Testing Schedule:
Grade ELA   MATH   SCIENCE
3 April 25, 27, 28 May 9 & 10 n/a
4 April 3, 4, 6 May 4 & 5 n/a
5 April 11, 12, 13 May 2 & 3 May 11 & 12


 

Camp Invention is coming to Dartmouth June 26-30 2017

Students will engage in hands on activities that encourage creative problem solving, teamwork and innovation during this summer enrichment opportunity! This program is geared towards students in grades K-5.   
Click Here for flyer

MARCH Potter Pages CLICK HERE   

 
Dartmouth Public Schools Summer Academic English
Language Arts and Mathematics Program
For Students Entering Grades 1-8
 July 10, 2017 - August 10, 2017
Mondays - Thursdays from 8:30am
 to 12:30pm

Lunch available for purchase
Dartmouth High School, 555 Bakerville Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747
Busing available to & froDHS and neighborhood bus stop
Registrationafter May 20thbusing wilnot be guaranteed for firsweek of summeschool
 Cost of program $300.00 per child
Register by May 6th & receive a discount$275 for Early Registration
Slidinscale for freand reduced lunch
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Call 508-997-3391 Ext. 1109 for details
CLICK HERE for Information & Registration form

            

MARCH MADNESS ACTIVITIES
March 31st
--  Wear Sunglasses 

Thursday March 30th - Paint Night (Grades 3-5 Only) from 6:00pm - 8:00pm
​                                     CLICK HERE for flyer
Friday April 28th - Spring Fling Activities (
More Information to Follow)
 
  Potter 5K
​On Sunday May 7th @ 10 a.m. at Potter School.

All proceeds will be used to fund PTO sponsored enrichment programs for Potter students.
Registration:  $18.00 until April 1st
​                      $20.00 until May 7th
                      $25.00 on race day
Register online at http://potter5k.weebly.com   For more information
CLICK HERE

GET INVOLVED and volunteer.  We need your help with Water Station, Parking, Course Safety, Cleanup Crew, Registration.
 CLICK HERE for more info.



 

Field Trips  
Grade 3 to the Lloyd Center on Friday March 31st.  
Mrs. Murphy and 1/2 Mrs. Moreira / Mr. Fleurent's class 9:10 - 11:45
Mrs. Oliver and 1/2 Mrs. Moreira / Mr. Fleurent's class  12:25 - 3:00


Grade 2 to the Zeiterion on Tuesday April 25 to see "Miss Nelson is Missing" from 9:15 - 11:45

Grade 3, 4, and 5 to the Zeiterion on Wednesday April 26 to see "Engineering Rules".  Grades 3 and 4 will go from 9:15 am - 11:45 pm.  Grade 5 will go from 11:45 am - 1:15 pm.

Grade 4 to the Zeiterion on Tuesday May 2nd to see "Ellis Island of Hope" from 9:15 - 11:45

Grade 5 to the New England Aquarium on Tuesday May 9th from 9:05 - 3:00

 

Preschool Registration at Cushman & Potter Schools:
Tuition Based Program: Tuition is collected monthly.  For the 2017-2018 School Year the tuition is $450.
Full day multi-age classrooms (3 & 4 year olds): Monday – Friday 9:05-3:05 – Limited slots available
*Applicants must be three years old prior to September 1st and a Dartmouth resident to be eligible.  
*If the number of eligible applicants exceeds the number of slots available, names will be drawn through a lottery system.  

CLICK HERE for MORE information 

 
Kindergarten Registration
If you have a child who will turn 5 before September 1, 2017, please notify the main office (508-997-3391 ext.1108).  
Please complete all of the registration forms prior to registration.  Please bring the completed forms with you to the registration.  We cannot accept incomplete registration and medical packets.  This will minimize the time it will take you to register your child.
To download the Registration Packet click here. Packets are also available at the Administration Building, 8 Bush Street. If you have any questions please call Nellie Affonso at 508-997-3391 Ext 1109.

 
 
 



 March--- Drive for the Homeless.  
 
Please donate the following items to our cause.  Items will be donated to local agencies that work with our neighbors in need:
Brimmed Hats,  White Athletic Socks,  Sun Glasses,  Tooth Brushes,  First Aid Supplies,  Re-usable Water Bottles,  Sun Screen,  Ziploc bags,  Toothpaste,  Hair Brushes,  Soap,  Baby Wipes,  Shampoo,  Hair Elastics