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Hello MPS Family,

Are you ready for some FOOTBALL? The entire country is eager to begin the ‘super’ weekend ahead – featuring Super Bowl LVIII!! Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024.  Kick off is at 6:30 p.m. Enjoy! Things are heating up around here – lots of events planned so let’s get right to it. 



Monday, 2/12: Regular Schedule

Tuesday, 2/13: Regular Schedule

Wednesday, 2/14: Regular Schedule

Thursday, 2/15: Regular Schedule

Friday, 2/16: Schools Closed/Winter Recess


*Monday, 2/19: Schools Closed/Winter Recess






Monday, 2/12: Board of Education Business Meeting, Parsons, 7:00 p.m.

The next Board of Ed meeting will be held on Monday, 2/12 in the Parsons Complex.  Start time is 7:00 p.m.  Here’s what’s on the agenda and, as always, all are welcome to attend and learn more about the great things happening in the world of education. Student Reports, Public Comment, Chair’s Report, Superintendent’s Report: High School/Showcasing Student Success, MPS Facilities Utilization Study Review Update, Athletic Program Annual Financial Report, Disbursement Report, TMD Report, Consideration of Minutes (1/8/2024, 1/10/2024, 1/11/2024, 1/17/2024), Board Comment.  Hope to see you there!  AGENDA   PACKET


Thursday, 2/15: Board of Finance Public Hearing on the 2024-25 Budget, City Hall, 7:00 p.m.

The next step in the 2024-25 Budget process is the Board of Finance’s review of the submitted budget proposals by the City and the Board of Education.  The first part of the process is the PUBLIC HEARING, at which members of the public may share their thoughts on either the City and/or the Education Operations budget proposals.  The BOF Public Hearing will be held at City Hall (In-Person) and start at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend – even if you don’t plan to speak.  Mark your calendars now.  Always a fascinating gathering.  MAYOR’S CITY BUDGET PROPOSAL      BOARD OF EDUCATION BUDGET PROPOSAL 


TONIGHT! Friday, 2/9: Movie Screening – Encanto, held at Jonathan Law HS, Adults Free Admission, Kids $2, Start Time: 6:00 p.m.

The Jonathan Law High School Spanish Club is pleased to present a community event for kids – a screening of the animated film Encanto!  Adults will get in free, kids are $2 per person (elementary). Concessions will be available for purchase at the door.  Why not spend some nice family time together for this wonderful movie?  FLYER.


Saturday, 2/10: Tackle Hunger – SOUPer Bowl, held on the Green near Mary Taylor Church, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., FREE entry with Non-Perishable Food Donation

Now in its second year, Mary Taylor Church will hold their “Tackle Hunger – SOUPer Bowl” event and you’re invited.  Live music, food, games, and fun will help get this tailgate party started.  Admission is by bringing non-perishable food items (canned goods or other shelf-stable items) and you get in for free. Bringing multiple items is suggested – but the group will accept cash, as well.  Mark your calendars now – Saturday, 2/10.  All donations will benefit the Beth-El Center, Milford Food Bank, and the Purple Pantry boxes. Hope to see you there! FLYER.


Tuesday, 2/13: Free Blood Pressure Screenings, @ Milford Senior Center, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon

It’s Heart Health Month – so why not take a moment out of your day to have a free blood pressure screening?  Regularly monitoring your blood pressure with the support of your health care team can help lower your risk for heart disease and stroke.  FLYER.


Friday, 2/16: Free COVID-19 Vax Clinic for Adults w/ No Insurance/Underinsured, Milford Health Dept., 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

If you or someone you know is underinsured, or doesn’t have health insurance at all, the Milford Health Department has your back!  Stop by their office (82 New Haven Avenue) to get a free COVID-19 vaccination.  To learn more, click on this FLYER.


Milford Junior Major League Registration Now Open

It’s that time of year!  If your child is interested in playing baseball this spring, now is the time to register.  There are several leagues to choose from for kids ages 2-19.  To learn more, click on the FLYER or visit the JML website at www.milfordbaseball.org


Milford Flotilla Offering Great Boating Courses – Act Fast and Register Today

Living on the shoreline, we all can appreciate the huge benefit we have right in front of us:  Long Island Sound!  And, it’s VITAL for boat owners to understand the important responsibility they have to keeping all of us safe while having fun.  Learn the rules connected to proper boat safety through a wide variety of courses taught by our experts at the Milford Flotilla.  There are some courses that start as early as March 2, so why not get ready for the summer season now?  Check out their flyers for more.  TRI-FOLD   FLYER.


NOW OPEN: Milford Audubon Summer Camp Opportunities

The Milford Audubon Summer Camp has a robust selection of opportunities for kids from Grades K-5.  Check out the linked flyer to learn more about prices, sessions, and more.  The camps are held at The Coastal Center, located at the end of Milford Point Road.  Given our location right on Long Island Sound, this gives kids a wonderful chance to learn about our thriving natural resource.  FLYER.


We hope you have a LOVE-ly Valentine’s Day on Wednesday!  Enjoy the weekend and we’ll see you next week.


-Milford Public Schools