PTO News
More PTO News and announcements.
By PTO Web Manager on 1/13/2018 10:51 AM

Happy New Year! Welcome to a very chilly 2018! We hope you enjoyed your snow days and are managing to stay warm!

By PTO Web Manager on 12/20/2017 3:17 PM
To all who have made a donation, THANK YOU! It is only with your generous financial support that we are able to have a profound impact on the experience of our students at Chenery.
By PTO Web Manager on 11/29/2017 11:27 AM
Join us for our bi-monthly Coffee with the Principals, Thursday November 30, 8:00am. Bring your questions and ideas directly to the CMS Administration. 

Mark your calendar for our second PTO meeting, Wednesday December 6, 7:00pm.  We welcome Special Guests Colleen Foley, Director of Foreign Language, Belmont Public Schools and Jamie Shea, Belmont High School Building Committee. Join us!

By PTO Web Manager on 11/8/2017 9:32 AM

We are happy to report that we have achieved 80% of our Annual Appeal goal of $30,000. To all who have made a donation, thank you! It is only with your generous financial support that we are able to have a profound impact on the experience of our students at Chenery. If you haven't yet donated, please join us in supporting amazing things at Chenery.

By PTO Web Manager on 8/23/2016 11:44 AM

Our Chenery PTO is an all-volunteer organization.  We facilitate many amazing programs that enhance the curriculum and support social and educational programs for students and families to inform and connect our community.  Please mark your calendar for the following events:

  • 10/6/16 - PTO Meeting #1 at 7pm

  • 10/20/16 - PTO 5th Grade Pasta Dinner at 6pm

  • 2/2/17 - PTO Meeting #2 at 7pm

  • 3/2/17 - PTO Parent Education Night 

  • 5/11/17 - PTO Meeting #3 at 7pm

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From the PTO Presidents

Happy New Year! Welcome to a very chilly 2018! We hope you enjoyed your snow days and are managing to stay warm!

Student Council Events—Volunteers Needed

See below for more info, or click on the link to volunteer at Student Council Events

Chenery Directory

The Chenery Student Directory is ready and has been distributed. If your child has not yet received one, please check in with the Lower School or Upper School Office for a copy.

Thank you to our many generous donors who made the creation of the Directory possible and thank you to Elena Hanley and Tim Flood for working tirelessly to pull the Directory together.

Chenery Teacher & Staff Treat Week

Show your appreciation—support Teacher & Staff Treat Week January 22-26

What is Treat Week?

An entire week of treats for teachers and staff, supplied by parents and students.

How can Chenery parents help?

Bring Treats! Any day, January 22-26 bring in goodies for teachers and staff.

PTO Clubs

The winter session of the Chenery PTO Clubs begins on Monday, January 29. Clubs generally meet once a week after school for one hour, however a handful do have slightly different schedules. Most clubs run for 8 weeks for the fall session. 

Registration opens on Wednesday, January 17 at 7 am. 

  • The link for preview and registration is https://chenery.schooltwist.org/ 
  • The registration process is as follows: 
  • Registration will be on a first come, first serve basis. 
  • Payment by MasterCard or Visa will be required during the initial registration, unless a student is placed on the waitlist or requesting financial assistance. Waitlist families will only pay if a space becomes available. 
  • Registration will close on Wednesday, January 24th (or sooner if all spaces are filled). There is a waitlist option, so if a club is full, you can still sign up and see if a space becomes available. We do have movement off the waitlist each session. 
  • Financial Assistance may be available (approval by Chenery Administration), but is limited to 1 club per student

The club schedule is as follows: 

  • Monday (Classes start January 29): Advanced Drawing Club, Hand Embroidery 101, Comics, Photo Essay, Sewing Club* 
  • Tuesday (Classes start January 30): Civilization Club*, NaNoWriMo - Winter Edition (6 week session), Sewing Club*, Cupcakes Galore I (4 week session), Cupcakes Galore II (4 week session) 
  • Thursday (Classes start February 1): Advanced Adobe Photoshop, Cards for a Cause Model UN (separate clubs for lower and upper school),Volleyball Club 
  • Friday (Classes start February 2): Board Games, Civilization* 

* Students should only sign up for one session of Civilization, either Tuesday or Friday. 

* Students should only sign up for one session of Sewing Club, either Monday or Tuesday 

Detailed information about each club is on the registration website (see link above). Further questions? Please contact Rita Butzer Carpenter, Maura Fennelly and JJ Rohrer at CheneryPTOClubs@yahoo.com.

 


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