Monday, December 17, 2012

Artist of the Week

Sophia Plasse - Grade 1
Picasso Guitar
assorted papers, glue, cardboard & string on cardstock
Inspired by the collage, monochromatic & guitar artwork of Spanish artist Pablo Picasso 

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Business Letters

The fifth and sixth grade students used Antioch's new laptops to type their business letters.  

Friday, December 7, 2012

Artist of the Week

Caitlin Mateus - Grade 4
Color Wheel
Tempera paint, permanent marker, card stock & poster board.
Students mixed all secondary & tertiary colors using just the three primary colors.

Donations Needed!

We are collecting supplies for 40 families in need! Please bring any items you can donate by Wednesday, December 19, 2012!
Items needed: shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, razors, feminine products, Qtips, baby wipes, diapers, powder, shaving cream, etc.
Our Food Drive: any non-perishable items will be greatly appreciated!
Thank You for Helping!

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Half Day Friday!

Reminder!  This Friday December 7th is a half day. 
 There will be no lunch, but after school care will be available.  

Friday, November 30, 2012

Artist of the Week

Damien Arruda - Grade 2
Paintings of Peace
pencil, grease pencil, watercolor paint,
and tempera paint on paper
Inspired by the painting 'La Bouquet" by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso 

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Wreaths and Poinsettias

The Holiday wreaths and poinsettias have arrived!  If you placed an order for this fundraiser, please plan to pick up your plants.  

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Gift Card Orders

Fundraiser Reminder!  Gift card orders are due on Monday December 3rd.  

Holiday Musical Presentation

This year's "Holiday Musical Presentation" will be at the Congregational Church Hall on 282 Rock Street (just down the street from Antioch).  There will be only one show on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, which will start at 9:00 AM for all grades.

We are asking for cookies and juice box donations for all our students and families to enjoy after the show.
Our sign-up sheet is on the easel in the Foyer.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Ancient Egyptian Civilization Project

 The fifth and sixth grade students are giving their final presentations on Ancient Egypt today.  The students were required to research, write a speech, decorate the classroom, and present their speech to the entire school.  Later they will host a tour for family members.


Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Term I School Awards

Principal's Award - Students that maintained an A average First Term

Honor Roll - Students that maintained an B average First Term

Perfect Attendance - Students that were not absent or tardy all First Term.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Dates to Remember

Here is a list of some upcoming school events and dates to mark on your calendar.
Our Google Calendar (on the right hand side of this page) is another way to stay updated with Antioch events and schedules.

Half Day - Wednesday, November 21
Marzillis Lunch Begins - Tuesday, November 27
Gift Card Orders Due - Monday, December 3
Hot Dog Day - Thursday, December 6
Half Day - Friday, December 7
Gift Card Delivery - Friday, December 14
School Play - Monday, December 17th at 7 PM. Bishop Connelly High School
Holiday Show - Tuesday, December 18th at 9 AM.  Rock Street Congregational Church.
Full Day of School - Wednesday December 19
Holiday Break - December 20 - January 1
School Resumes - Wednesday, January 2

Monday, November 19, 2012

Artist of The Week

Hannah Amaral - Grade 1
Nighttime Owl
pencil, marker and watercolor paint on paper

Friday, November 9, 2012

Artist of the Week

Brandon DeFaria - Grade 2
Picasso Portrait
wax crayon & liquid watercolor paint on cardstock
Inspired by the work of Spanish artist Pablo Picasso

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Winter Weather

Winter weather is here in New England! Please send your child to school with their winter coats, hats, gloves etc. 20 minutes outside for both recesses is too cold for just sweatshirts! Thank You.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Election Day

 At the Antioch School students and staff voted for their choice in the Presidental election.  The results are in, and Antioch students favored B. Obama by 10 votes!   

Golf Tournament

The Antioch School Golf Tournament is set and scheduled for May 19th.  Visit antiochschoolgolf for more information, and to register online.

Monday, November 5, 2012

Hot Dog Day!

Hot Dog Day is this Thursday November 8th. 

Cookie Dough Fundraiser

The order forms for our Otis Spunkmeyer cookie dough fundraiser have gone home.  The orders are due into the school by November 15.  The cookie dough should arrive on December 13, just in time for Holiday baking. 

Friday, November 2, 2012

Artist of The Week

David Lapointe - Preschool
Lines Jumping off the Page
paper and glue on cardstock

Jamison DeFaria - Grade 5
Learning to Draw
Single Point Perspective
pencil & marker on paper

Open House

Thursday, November 1, 2012