SCHOOL NEWSLETTER - MAY & JUNE 2019

            Thank you for choosing Dolly’s for your child’s preschool year!  We are truly grateful for the opportunity to become a part of your extended family for the past year. May is here!! There are many important dates to note over the next six weeks. Please put them on your calendar:

APRIL 28th (Sunday) - PTAB Day at the Roger Williams Zoo. See below.

MAY 1st Monthly tuition may be due this week for May. Reminder, if you paid a month or two prior September you may             be paid in full. Note: If your child is returning next fall, September tuition is due May 1st.

MAY 1st - (Wednesday) – Jammin’ with Ellie at 10:45 a.m.

MAY 7th and 8th - (Tuesday and Wednesday mornings) - Picture Days at Dolly’s with George Loring. If your child             attends the afternoon session you can bring him or her by for pictures at 9:15 and pick them up around             10:15a.m. Note: Do not be late or your child will miss the group photo at 9:30 a.m. Envelopes are             attached to this newsletter.

MAY 6th- 10th - The Hop-A-thon will be held this week. This year’s three recipients are The Hull Street Playground, The Danielle Struzziery Scholarship Fund and the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. Please return all 2019 Hop-A-Thon donations by May 24th. We will be giving checks to the charities at graduation. Forms are attached to this newsletter. 

MAY 12th (Sunday) – Happy Mother’s Day!

MAY 15th - (Wednesday) – Jammin’ with Ellie at 10:45 a.m.

MAY 16th – (Thursday) – Parents Night Out at the Range Restaurant- You will get to know other parents, have             appetizers, and maybe drive some golf balls into the night. The event will start at 6:30 p.m. You can show up at             whatever time works for you. The charge is $10.00 per person. Please sign up and pay by May 7th.

MAY 13th - May 16th - “DOLLY’S TRANSPORTATION WEEK”. We will have different cars and trucks at school             every morning and afternoon.

MAY 17th (Friday)-This is the last day to sign up for Graduation (see June 8th for more information.)  

MAY 23rd - (Thursday) - Our second Parents Night. Sign-up for a conference time with your child's teacher. The times             begin at 6:15 p.m. and end at 8:45 p.m. If you cannot make it on the 24th or get an appointment, you can set up        a time to meet either before or after school. Signup sheets are posted

MAY 24th – Please return Hop-A-Thon donations by this date. Thank you!

MAY 27th (Monday) - Memorial Day - No School.

MAY 29th - (Wednesday) – Jammin’ with Ellie at 10:45 a.m.

MAY 29th (Wednesday) - 7:00 p.m. - Our last PTAB meeting for 2018- 2019 at the Ocho Café Restaurant in             Weymouth. Any parent who attended a PTAB meeting his year is invited. Note the early time(O

JUNE 2nd - (Sunday) - PTAB trip to Edaville Railroad. See below.

JUNE 8th (Saturday)-Graduation - At St. Paul’s School Hall on Fearing Road in Hingham. Any child who is leaving             Dolly's to go on to kindergarten or first grade is eligible to graduate. Graduation begins at 9:00a.m. SHARP!!             Please have your child at the school by 8:45 a.m. Each child will receive a cap, a gown and a diploma. The             graduates may keep the cap and diploma. The gown must be returned after the ceremony. The ceremony             lasts about 38 minutes. Relatives are invited. If you would like your child to graduate, please sign up by May 17th.     We will need time to print diplomas and programs. Visors and gowns may be picked up after May 24th. Please try        the gowns on ahead of time. Gowns may need to be altered (They tie in the back). Caps will need bobby pins             to stay on. BRING YOUR CAMERAS!  A signup sheet is posted.                                                
           
JUNE 11th (Tuesday) - The last day of school for 2018- 2019. We will close at 3:00 p.m. today.

JUNE 11th (Tuesday) - Our THIRTY- FORTH ANNUAL SCHOOL PICNIC will begin at 5:30 p.m. and end at 7:00p.m.             ALL FAMILIES ARE INVITED!  We’ll serve pizza, hamburgers and cheeseburgers from McDonalds, chicken nuggets and hot dogs. We are asking each family to sign up to bring an item. The lists will be on the bulletin board. The PTAB is sponsoring a Free Bus ride from the Glastonbury Abbey parking lot to school. Do not park on PINE STREET OR SPRUCE STREET! YOU WILL HAVE TO MOVE YOUR CAR! There is no rain date. School will close at 3:00 p.m. today. Please remember to sign up to bring a food item. Big Ryan will perform at the picnic.

JUNE 12th through June 23rd - School is closed.
JUNE 24th - Summer Day Camp starts. 
AUGUST 23rd - Summer Camp ends.
AUGUST 24th - September 8th - School is closed.
SEPTEMBER 4th - Open House for newly enrolled children for the fall 2019 – 2020 preschool session.
SEPTEMBER 9th - The fall 2019 - 2020 preschool session begins. 
==========================================================================================            A HAPPY MAY OR JUNE BIRTHDAY TO AUTUMN B, ELEANOR O, LUCY S, ZACHARY W, , SORAYA W, AND LILY Z!
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            PIZZA DAY ($5.00) WILL BE TUESDAY IN MAY AND JUNE! MCDONALD’S HAPPY MEAL DAY ($5.00) WILL BE ON FRIDAY IN MAY AND JUNE!
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            Attached is a Parent Input/Survey Form. We welcome your comments and suggestions!
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PTAB NEWS    
            The Hop-A-thon will be held the week of May 6th. Please return all 2019 Hop-A-Thon donations by May 24th. This year’s three recipients are The Hull Street Playground, The Danielle Struzziery Scholarship Fund and the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. Forms are attached to this newsletter. 
           
            The PTAB is also sponsoring a Day at the Roger Williams Zoo on Sunday, April 28th. The Zoo opens at 10:00 a.m. The cost is $5.00 per adult and $3.00 per child (under 2 years of age are free.) with a maximum of $20.00 per family. Please sign up and pay by April 26th. Regular price is $14.95 for adults and $9.95 for children.

            The PTAB is also sponsoring a trip to Edaville Railroad on Sunday, June 2nd - Tickets are being discounted from $37.00 for adults and children over 2 years of age to $10.00. Children under 2 are free. The park opens at 10:00 a.m. and closes at 5:00p.m. Parking is free. Check out their website at www.edaville.com. A signup sheet is posted on the bulletin board. Please sign up and pay by May 31st.
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Thank you for another wonderful year!