Happy May to All!
Let's bring on the sunshine and flowers!
Thank you to the EWG PTA for putting on such a fabulous night at the
Get Your Glow On family dance this past Saturday evening!
As you can see, all our students were positively GLOWING!!!
IT'S TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK!!
Don't miss the opportunity to let your child's teachers know just how fabulous they really are all week long! Send in a note of thanks or a little something special to show our EWG teachers they are truly valued and appreciated! Let's make sure they know how lucky we feel that we have such
high quality, caring, and dynamic educators here at Metcalf School!
6th Grade Parent Night
Monday, May 8th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. @ the JS High School Auditorium
Don't miss the upcoming 6th Grade Parent Night to learn more about your child's transition to the JS High School! You will find more information at the following link: 6th Grade Parent Night
Camp Invention is back by popular demand!
Metcalf Elementary School is pleased to offer the nationally acclaimed program beginning on June 26, 2017 with Catherine Colomb serving as Director of the Launch program! Register on line by May 1st at the following link to receive $15 OFF the $250 base price! Registration without a discount will still be available after May 1st, which is tomorrow, so register TODAY for this savings at: Camp Invention Registration
An exciting, weeklong summer adventure awaits children entering grades K-6th with activities that explore connections between science, technology, engineering, and innovation while sharpening their 21st century learning skills. Camp Invention allows children to experience real-world problem solving, creative thinking, invention, and teamwork while rotating through several fascinating modules inspired by the Inductees of the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
Young innovators will:
Invent their own duct tape creations and pitch them to mock investors
Explore a distant new exoplanet and design inventions to create the next Earth
Launch water rockets, build Bubble Blasters, and engineer giant castles
Create their own personal, ultimate Spy Gadget Alarm Box by taking apart and up-cycling everyday machines.
All activities give participants the opportunity to explore, discover, and achieve while having fun!
Local educators will facilitate program modules and enthusiastic high school students will serve as Leadership Interns ensuring that one program team member is in place for every eight children.
Receive $15 OFF the base price of $250 by registering on or before May 1, 2017 using promo code Discover15. Registration, without a discount, is still available after May 1 until the first day of camp. Every registration includes a complimentary Camp Invention t-shirt. Availability is limited, so visit www.campinvention.org or call 800.968.4332 to secure your child’s spot today!
The Kids Expo!Have you heard about The Kids Expo coming to the West Warwick Civic Center on Sunday, May 7 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.?It's affordable family fun! Kids 13 and under are FREE! Tickets only $5 for adults. Plenty of FREE Parking. Meet Mickey and Minnie Mouse, demonstrations from the Coventry ROTC Navy Cadets Exhibition Drill Team, West Warwick Steelers Cheerleaders, Villari's Martial Arts, Thr3e Live Dance Company, Heritage Ballet, Mind and Body Studios. Plus Chris Herrick Magic, face painting, sand art and more! It's a ton of fun!! Miss Rhode Island Teen will also be speaking about bullying and cyber-bullying. You can find more information at the following link: kidsexpo https://dochub.com/laurieratigan4d368e90/q1pQel/kidsexpo.jpg