Superintendent Office Hours for Week of May 20, 2018

Good Morning, Reading Public School Community,

If you have any questions about the Reading Public Schools, we encourage you to attend Superintendent of Schools John Doherty’s office hours over the next few weeks or feel free to schedule a time when we can meet.  The office hours for next week is as follows:

Superintendent Office Hours For Weeks of May 20, 2018

5.22.18  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.   Superintendent’s Office

5.25.18  7:00 – 8:00 a.m.   Coolidge

If you have any questions, please contact the Reading Public Schools administration offices at 781-944-5800 or by contact at http://www.reading.k12.ma.us/about-us/contact-us/

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!

Take care.

 

Pathways Newsletter for Week of 5/20/2018

Good Morning, Reading Public School Community,

I hope all is well and you are enjoying your weekend.  Attached, please find this week’s edition of the Pathways Newsletter.  In this week’s newsletter, you will find the following articles and information:

  • Town and School Safety Summit on Wednesday
  • UNITY Project begins at RMHS
  • A Marshall Memo Article on 12 Ways That Teachers Can Build Resilience
  • An Edutopia Article on What My Teachers Taught Me About Teaching
  • RMHS High Fives For the Week
  • RMHS Jazz Band Performs At Berklee School of Music
  • AP Art Show
  • Stepping Stones
  • Blazing Trails

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!

Pathways Newsletter V4N35

Reading Rotary Service Above Self Scholarship-Applications Due June 1st

Good Afternoon,

The Reading Rotary Club is offering a scholarship opportunity for students in the class of 2018 who live in the Town of Reading.  This Service Above Self Scholarship is focused on providing community service opportunities.  The details of the scholarship and the application is attached below.

If you are interested in applying, please complete the application below and sign the certification document. Submit this application to Rotary Scholarship Coordinator John Doherty by email at john.doherty@reading.k12.ma.us or mail to 82 Oakland Road, Reading, MA 01867, no later than June 1, 2017. Applications postmarked/received after June 1st will not be considered.

Reading Rotary Scholarship 2018

Pathways Newsletter for Week of May 13, 2018

Good Morning, Reading Public School Community,

I hope all is well and you are having a great weekend.  Happy Mother’s Day tomorrow to those who celebrate the day.

Attached is this week’s Pathways Newsletter.  In this week’s edition, you will find the following articles and information:

  • Reading Students Participate in Special Olympics
  • RMHS Student Recognized at Congressional Art Show
  • An article from the Marshall Memo on Using Behavioral Science to Nudge Students in the Right Direction
  • A post by Dan Rather regarding his thoughts on Teacher Appreciation Day
  • RMHS High Fives for the Week
  • Reading Teachers Step Up For Colleen
  • RMHS Food Service Staff Having Some Fun
  • Stepping Stones
  • Blazing Trails

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!

Pathways Newsletter V4N34

Superintendent Office Hours for Week of May 13, 2018

Good Morning, Reading Public School Community and Happy Mother’s Day!

If you have any questions about the Reading Public Schools, we encourage you to attend Superintendent of Schools John Doherty’s office hours over the next few weeks or feel free to schedule a time when we can meet.  The office hours for next week is as follows:

Superintendent Office Hours For Weeks of May 13, 2018

5/17 Superintendent’s Office, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

 

5/18 RMHS, 7:15 – 8:15 a.m.

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Reading Public Schools administration offices at 781-944-5800 or by contact at http://www.reading.k12.ma.us/about-us/contact-us/

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!

Take care.

 

Superintendent Office Hours for Week of May 6, 2018

Good Afternoon, Reading Public School Community,

If you have any questions about the Reading Public Schools, we encourage you to attend Superintendent of Schools John Doherty’s office hours over the next few weeks or feel free to schedule a time when we can meet.  The office hours for next week is as follows:

Superintendent Office Hours For Weeks of May 6, 2018

5.8.18    7:30 – 8:30 a.m.   Birch Meadow

5.10.18  2:30 – 3:30 p.m.   Joshua Eaton

5.11.18  2:30 – 3:30 p.m.   Barrows

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Reading Public Schools administration offices at 781-944-5800 or by contact at http://www.reading.k12.ma.us/about-us/contact-us/

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!

Take care.

 

Pathways Newsletter for Week of May 6, 2018

Good Afternoon, Reading Public School Community,

I hope all is well and you are enjoying this beautiful weekend.  Attached, please find this week’s edition of the Pathways Newsletter.  This week’s edition contains the following articles and information:

  1. A thank you letter to our teachers
  2. Reading Memorial High School Principal Announcement
  3. STEM Coordinator Announcement
  4. Coolidge PTO and Wellness Team to host movie, All of Me
  5. An article from Psychology Today on Life Lessons
  6. RMHS High Fives for the Week
  7. Parker Presentation on Vaping Prevention
  8. Coolidge Celebrates National Lunch Heroes
  9. School Committee Members Participate on the MASC Day on the Hill
  10. Coolidge Science Olympiad Team visits State House
  11. Stepping Stones
  12. Blazing Trails

Good luck to our teachers who are running in the Colleen Ritzer 5K Road Race in Andover tomorrow!

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!  Take care.

Pathways Newsletter V4N33

RMHS Principal Announcement

The Reading Public Schools is pleased to announce that Kathleen Boynton has been appointed as the new Principal of Reading Memorial High School, effective July 1st. Kathleen is currently an Assistant Principal at Bedford High School in Bedford, Massachusetts.  She is currently in a Doctoral program at UMass Lowell and has a Master of Arts in Secondary Education/History from Boston College and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from American University.  Earlier in her career, Kathleen was a Program Co-Leader for the Brookline Global Leadership Academy for Brookline High School, and she was an Instructional Resource Specialist for the History and Social Studies Departments and a History and Social Science Teacher at Brockton High School.  In addition to her strong content and instructional background, Kathleen has been the lead Assistant Principal for the STEP full inclusion program for students with social and emotional disabilities and the Lighthouse program for students transitioning to school from long absences at Bedford High School.

We want to thank you for the feedback that we have received over the last few days regarding the search and open microphone sessions.  Your perspectives were very helpful and helped us in the decision making process.

Please welcome Kathleen to the Reading Public Schools!

 

 

 

Superintendent Office Hours for Week of April 29, 2018

Good Afternoon, Reading Public School Community,

If you have any questions about the Reading Public Schools, we encourage you to attend Superintendent of Schools John Doherty’s office hours over the next few weeks or feel free to schedule a time when we can meet.  The office hours for next week is as follows:

Superintendent Office Hours For Weeks of April 29, 2018

4.30.18  4:00 – 5:00 p.m.   Superintendent’s Office

5.3.18    2:30 – 3:30 p.m.   Coolidge

5.4.18    7:30 – 8:30 p.m.   Birch Meadow

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Reading Public Schools administration offices at 781-944-5800 or by contact at http://www.reading.k12.ma.us/about-us/contact-us/

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!

Take care.

 

Pathways Newsletter for the Week of April 29, 2018

Good Afternoon, Reading Public School Community,

I hope all is well and you are enjoying this beautiful weekend.  Below is the link to this week’s Pathways Newsletter.  In this week’s edition, you will find the following:

  • Town Meeting Passes School Department Budget
  • RMHS Principal Finalists Announced
  • Coolidge PTO and Wellness Team to Show Documentary, All of Me
  • An article from Edutopia on Accommodating Students with Dyslexia
  • RMHS High Fives For the Week
  • Classic Repertory Theater Visits RMHS
  • RMHS Student Completes Eagle Scout Project at Parker
  • Stepping Stones
  • Blazing Trails

Have a great rest of the weekend and week ahead!

Take care.

Pathways Newsletter V4N32