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Balch Elementary School News

Don't forget: on January 17th, Impact Norwood is hosting the second installment of the "Demystifying the Teen Brain" speaker series from 6:30-8:30 PM at the Coakley Middle School. Patricia Coffey from Franciscan Children’s hospital in Brighton will discuss the Kids Healthy Minds Initiative in an effort to increase community awareness about youth mental health, teach people about the early warning signs of pediatric mental illness and decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness and its treatments. Food and childcare will be provided! Click Headline to register for FREE now!

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Norwood SEPAC Meeting January 10, 2019 from 6:30-8:30 PM at the Savage Educational Center in room 219. What is Effective Progress? Understanding Evaluation Reports and Working with Experts, click the headline for flyer.

Month at a Glance- December

December 2, 2018

Hour of Code- December 3-7- Mon-Grade 5, Tue-Grade 4, Wed-Grade 3, Thu- Grade 2, Fri-Grade 1 Tuesday, December 5- School Council in Library- 6:00pm Saturday, December 8- P...

Norwood SEPAC Meeting November 14, 2018 from 6:30-8:30 PM at the Savage Educational Center in room 203. This meeting will feature a talk on ADHD & Executive Functioning, click the headline for flyer.

Norwood is proud to announce that we have officially launched the INTERFACE Mental Health Referral Helpline. This is a free, confidential mental health outpatient referral service for children, adults, and families. Callers are matched with licensed mental health providers from INTERFACE’s extensive database. The helpline number is 888-244-6843. Click the headline to go to the INTERFACE resource page. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFGz8jhKJVk

The next Norwood SEPAC Meeting is Monday May 14 from 6:30-8:30 PM at the Savage Educational Center in room 219. Click the headline for agenda.

Norwood Public Schools Fine Arts Department presents its 21st Annual Fine Arts Festival on April 28th from 10 AM - 2 PM at Norwood High School. Click headline for program and more information.

Norwood SEPAC Meeting Wednesday April 11, 2018 from 6:30 PM-8:30 PM at the Savage Educational Center in Room 219. Click Headline for Agenda.

Norwood SEPAC Meeting March 21 from 6:00-8:30 PM at the Savage Center in Room 219. Click Headline for Agenda.

Norwood SEPAC Meeting February 28 from 6:30-8 PM at the Savage Center. Click Headline for Agenda

Public Hearing - Naming of Preschool on Wednesday December 6, 2017 at 7:05 PM in the Cafeteria at the Balch Elementary School. Click the headline for full release.

The district will be holding a parent information session on elementary report card changes on Monday, November 13, 2017, at 8:00 PM at the Savage Center Room 219. Please click on the headline to view a copy of Dr. Wyeth's letter to parents explaining the proposed elementary report card standards changes for the 2017 school year.

Approved Residency Policy

October 26, 2017

Click the headline to read the new Residency Policy approved by the School Committee on 10/26/2017

Norwood SEPAC Meeting Wednesday November 8 from 6:30-8 PM at the Savage Center. Click the headline for agenda.

Month at a Glance

August 17, 2017

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The Norwood Public Schools’ will be presenting its 20th Annual Fine Arts Festival on Saturday April 8th at the Norwood High School in the gymnasium and auditorium. Click headline for program and more information.

Norwood students were screened by Dr. Mark Stone, our school dentist, in the fall and screening reports were mailed home to parents/guardians by the Norwood Board of Health. If you have lost or misplaced your form, please contact Jen Bartucca at the Health Department 781-762-1240 X176

The Circle of Hope is a non-profit organization that offers Norwood residents support and assistance due to catastrophic illness. On Saturday, December 3rd the Town Common will be lit up with luminary lights in memory or support of loved ones. Luminary bags may be purchased for $5.00 and a special dedication may be made on the attached form. The payment and form may be turned into the Norwood school nurses as well as the locations listed on the form. Click on headline for form.

Please click on headline for Superintendent Hayden's Message of Tolerance.

Click on headline for flyers in English, Spanish and Portuguese

on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 6:30pm-8:00pm at the Savage Center, 275 Prospect Street, in Room 219. This is our Meet and Greet night for parents and special education staff. Come learn about the workshops the SEPAC will be offering this year along with other events. We hope you can make it.

Please click on headline for link to Superintendent Hayden's Convocation presentation.

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