It may be getting colder in the region next week – but things are really heating up in the Milford Public Schools. Lots of activities connected to the upcoming holiday season, lots of lessons and school events – simply put – lots of everything! As always, we recommend that you review ALL of the materials sent to you from your school/s. Let’s take a quick look at what’s on tap for next week.
Monday, Nov. 14: Regular schedule
Tuesday, Nov. 15: Regular schedule
Wednesday, Nov. 16: Early Dismissal Students; Professional learning for staff
Thursday, Nov. 17: Regular schedule
Friday, Nov. 18: Regular schedule
Monday, Nov. 14: Board of Education Business Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Parsons
The Board of Ed will conduct its regular business meeting on Monday in the Parsons Complex beginning at 7:00 p.m. Here’s what's on the agenda: 1. Appointment of a new Board member to fill the vacancy in 1st district, 2. Student Reports, 3. Public Comment, 4. Approval of the Working Agreement between Milford Board of Education and the Milford Education Association (MEA) – September 1, 2023 through August 31, 2026, 5. Chair’s Report, 6. Instructional Highlight: Early Literacy, 7. Policy Review: Drug and Alcohol Testing for School Bus Drivers (4212.42) Reporting of Child Abuse, Neglect and Sexual Assault (5141.4), Sexual Abuse Prevention and Education Program (5145.511) 8. Human Resources Department Presentation, 9. Human Resources Report, 10. Disbursement Report, 11. Consent Agenda Items - Minutes for 10/10/2022, 10/24/2022; 12. Approval of Non-Certified/Non-Union Employees Salaries, 13. Board Comment. PACKET.
Vaccination Clinics Continue: Flu and COVID-19 vax available on Wednesday, 11/16
Just in time for the holidays … get your flu shot and/or your COVID-19 vax so you can fully enjoy your family get-togethers. The Milford Health Dept. is conducting a Vaccination Clinic on Wednesday, 11/16, at 336 Sub Way, Milford. The clinic will be open from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Pre-registration recommended thru VAMS, but walk-ins are also welcome. FLYER.
Veterans Day Activities in MPS: Robust participation in all 14 schools
A flurry of Veterans Day activities took place throughout the entire MPS district this week with songs, readings, assemblies, refreshments, and a healthy dose of discussion as students engaged with veterans to learn about the service. We continue to be grateful for the sacrifices and contributions of our veteran community – thank you! Click on our LIVE FEED link to see some great photos of our travels.
Two High School Students Perform in National Concert in Maryland
Here’s some great news for the Milford Public Schools! Congratulations to Noah Held (Foran) and Christopher Rickard (Law) who returned early last week from performing in an all-elite concert – the All-National Honor Ensemble – held in Maryland. Click here to read all about it!
Meadowside Student Named A Finalist in CT Kid Governor Race
Congratulations to Liliana Magazine, a 5th grader at Meadowside, for being named a Finalist in the annual CT Kid Governor race. Students in 5th grade across the entire state have been voting for the past week with the final winner to be announced on Nov. 15th. To learn more about this wonderful program, read here!
Have a great week, everyone!
-Milford Public Schools