Happy New Year Country Families!
We hope you all had a wonderful holiday break and were able to relax and recharge for the new year. I’m sure we all have high hopes for 2021 and are happy to see 2020 in our rear view mirrors :). One thing that has remained constant from last year to this, is the amazing commitment of our faculty and staff to keep our kids safe and learning. We truly are lucky.
A few things coming up:
Boston Weston METCO Parent Organization (BWMPO) Scholarship Fundraiser (January 9 – 30)
Fundraising Fun! For the month of January, we are hosting a series of Zoom fitness classes. These classes promise to get you moving, energized, and centered just in time to burn some holiday calories. Proceeds will go to the John Hudson Memorial Scholarship which benefits METCO seniors pursuing higher education. Classes are $15 each or all four for $50. Please see links for the flyer and registration form.
Country School Council Meeting (January 11)
The next Country School Council meeting will be held on Monday, January 11 at 3pm via Zoom. All members of the community are welcome to attend.
School Committee Meeting (January 11)
The next Weston School Committee meeting is scheduled for January 11 at 7pm via Zoom. Major business is expected to include an update on hybrid learning and the ongoing pandemic response, continued discussion of the 2021-22 budget, updates from elementary school principals, and discussion of the Student Opportunity Act. All members of the community are encouraged to join this and all School Committee meetings. Click here to join the meeting or use the following information: Webinar ID: 940 1533 0088 or Telephone Dial-in: (312) 626 6799 or (646) 558 8656.
No School (January 15-18)
Schools will be closed on Friday, January 15 for a teacher professional development day and on Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Junior’s birthday.
Virtual Parent Coffee (January 19)
Country School Principal, Erin Maguire, will be hosting a virtual parent coffee via Zoom Tuesday, January 19 at 8:30am. More details to follow.
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out.
Thanks so much.
Jill & Taylor