Hosts: Aimee McGuire, Liz Barrett, Joanne Paris, Heather Grondin
DATE: Tuesday, September 26th 9:30 am
The 5th grade committee chairs will host a grade wide coffee for all parents of 5th graders. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the events held throughout the year, sign up to volunteer and visit with friends. Please also bring money for teacher gifts.
Hosts: Tina Moretti, Chris Meany, Kourtney Matter
Join all 5th grade parents for a fun, casual night of cocktails, appetizers, desserts and socializing. Details to follow…
SAGE ELDERCARE *parents do not attend
Chairs: Alejandra Gurevich and Jenny Goyal
5th graders visit SAGE Eldercare in town and perform a concert for the senior community. The students undergo sensitivity training, run a service project and return with a new level of compassion. This is a GREAT event!
We will need parent drivers to / from the event. DRIVERS MUST BE FINGERPRINTED!
5TH GRADE SOCIAL (aka Riverbend/Crestview)
Chairs: Marnie O’Connell, Aimee Maguire, Jamie Donner, Jen Zahtila, Kourtney Matter
All L-H 5th graders spend the day at Camp Riverbend or Crestview Pool enjoying fun, food & games (scavenger hunt, field games, jeopardy, DJ, etc.) with their classmates.
We will need MANY volunteers / drivers for this event.
DRIVERS MUST BE FINGERPRINTED!
5th GRADE MULTICULTURAL CELEBRATION
All 5th grade students will have an opportunity to showcase their heritage. Parents are welcome to attend this event.
T-SHIRTS, GRADUATION CAPS, 5TH GRADE THANK YOU GIFTS
Chairs: Kate Buchanan, Reha Kamdar
Students will be fitted for and given t-shirts to be worn during the moving up ceremony
D.A.R.E. GRADUATION *parents attend with their child
Run by District & Summit Police Dept.
Throughout the year, students will attend a 6-session drug abuse resistance education program. It culminates in a D.A.R.E graduation ceremony at the high school.
DISTRICT POOL FIESTA
Chairs: Meredith Guida
ALL elementary schools come together at the town pool to celebrate the end of the school year and the entrance into middle school.
We will need drivers for this drop-off event. DRIVERS MUST BE FINGERPRINTED!
MOVING-UP CEREMONY & RECEPTION *parents attend with their child
Chairs: Alexandra Ross, Nikki McKay
DATE: June (typically the last FULL day of school)
This event is for all 5th graders and their families. It will include Memories to Music, Student Graduation, a 5th Grade concert and a reception on the blacktop immediately following.
Dress Code: Students will wear special t-shirts (provided by the 5th grade committee)
MEMORIES THROUGH MUSIC
Chairs: Liz Barrett, Joanne Paris, Paulyn Gow, Megan Gaeta
DATE: June -Shown at the Moving-Up Ceremony
This is a presentation starring the 5th graders that is shown as part of the graduation ceremony and distributed to the families as a keepsake.
5th Grade Clap-In
DATE: June (last day of school)
All parents, neighbors, and friends are invited to gather and applaud the 5th graders on their last walk into Lincoln-Hubbard.
Chairs: Jessie Ard, Katie Gillespie, Mary Morgan
DATE: Materials collected in February
The yearbook captures the life of an L-H 5th grader and highlights all of their years at Lincoln-Hubbard
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL/YEARBOOK SIGNING PARTY
Chairs: Michelle Frei, Michele Machado
DATE: June (typically the last day of school)
This is a grade-wide event where the kids will be celebrating the last day of school and have a chance to have classmates sign their yearbooks.