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John P. Phelan, Superintendent of Schools

In every entry you will find news from the schools as well as entries that will be staples in each edition, such as Teaching and Learning, School Committee Updates, and Good News.  We hope to highlight our staff, students, and this amazing community we are all part of.  There is a tremendous amount of activity in every school in Belmont, and we are proud to share it through this newsletter and the BPS website.

John P. Phelan,
Superintendent of Schools 

Superintendent's May 2018 Newsletter

Superintendent's May 2018 Newsletter

date 5/18/2018

Many schools showed their gratitude during Teacher and Nurse Appreciation Week, held May 7-May 11, with luncheons, flowers and thank you notes from the children. We appreciate our teachers and nurses all year long, and it is great to be able to thank them and recognize them in this way.

As you know, the Memorial Day holiday weekend is just around the corner--some call it the "unofficial" beginning of summer. Our schools are not in session on Monday, Memorial Day. I hope you all have a great long weekend.

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Superintendent's April 2018 Newsletter

Superintendent's April 2018 Newsletter

date 4/10/2018
It looks like spring has finally arrived, and we can all look forward to warming temperatures and snow tires back in storage. With April break just around the corner, I hope you all have a wonderful Patriot's Day holiday and enjoy your time off.

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Superintendent's March 9, 2018 Newsletter

Superintendent's March 9, 2018 Newsletter

date 3/9/2018
March is certainly "In like a Lion..." as the saying goes. Hard to believe spring is a little over a week away on March 20, and daylight savings time begins this Sunday, March 11, where we turn our clocks forward by one hour. Given the weather, this is a great  time to be indoors enjoying all the wonderful events at our schools, as you can see from the calendar below.

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Superintendent's February 2018 Newsletter

Superintendent's February 2018 Newsletter

date 2/14/2018
It is hard to believe we have reached 100 days of school as of February 8, which means we are more than halfway through the year. The February break is here just in time to recharge our batteries. Have a restful and relaxing week, and please see the latest news from the district and calendar items.

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Superintendent's January, 2018 Newsletter

Superintendent's January, 2018 Newsletter

date 1/26/2018

I have been clearly reminded in the last few months of the value of partnering with our community on the work regarding the Belmont High School Building Project. On behalf of the School Committee and the Belmont Public Schools, we deeply appreciate the level of enthusiasm, involvement and commitment shown every day for our students by our teachers, our families and our community members.

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