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Basic Rights in Special Education

Basic rights in special education

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

BHS Media Center, 128 Town St.,  Braintree

This workshop will provide families with an introduction to their rights and responsibilities under the Federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Massachusetts Special Education Law.

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Morrison Character Day 10/31/18

October 31st is Morrison's Character Day. 

Students may dress up as a character from a book that they have read. 

If need be, your child may write there own story to go along with their costume. 

The Character Parade will take place at 2:00pm. 

Please note, for safety reasons, students will not be allowed to wear masks over their face.

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A Dime a Day for a Dozen Days

Hollis School is working in partnership with a food service company that is providing meals to those MA citizens who are still struggling and displaced from their homes as a result of the recent explosions.  Third graders are collecting a "DIME a DAY for a DOZEN Days" beginning on Monday October the 15th and running until October 30th.  

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Hollis Drop Off Procedures

In order to assure the safety of everyone, please adhere to the following instructions when dropping off your child in the morning.

  • All parents must pull into the large side parking lot, turn around, and pull up to the side walkway where a staff member will be waiting to greet you and let your child out.
  • Please keep cars in a single line and do not let your child out of the car if you are the second or third car in line.
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2018-2019 School Year Calendar

The 2018-2019 School Year Calendar has been updated based on a 6/18/18 School Committee vote.  The changes are as follows:

  • Friday, 9/7/18 – No School – Teacher Workshop Day
  • Monday, 9/10/18 – 1st Day of School for Kindergarten and Preschool (change from 9/7/2018)
  • Friday, 12/21/18 – 1/2 Day of School (Friday before the winter break)
  • Friday, 5/24/19 – 1/2 Day of School (Friday before Memorial Day)
  • Tuesday, 6/25/19 - Last day of School -this end date includes 5 snow days.  If no snow days are used, school will finish on 6/18/2019
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