AE/MS is Teeming With Activity as First Day of School Approaches

By Steve Foley
AE/MS is Teeming With Activity as First Day of School Approaches

oAs the first day of school approaches, all hands are on deck to finish up the construction and have classrooms ready on time. The main entry to the school will now be through these doors leading to the lobby next to the gym. Photo: Steve Foley As I entered the school late this morning, it […]

LEGO Robotics Club New Season

Meeting Tuesday, August 28th, 1-3 PM

By Andrew Tyler

I hope everyone has been having a great summer!   This article is information for any student entering 5th through 8th Grade this year who is interested in joining the LEGO Robotics Club.  I am sending emails out now announcing our start up. All introductory information (both for students and parents) regarding the club can […]

Building Project in Full Swing at Andover Elementary Middle School

Completion expected before first day of school

By Jane Slayton, Principal, AE/MS
Building Project in Full Swing at Andover Elementary Middle School

AE/MS is a very busy place this summer! The building project is in full swing six days a week. Much has been accomplished already! The additions to classrooms on the left side of the building have seen amazing progress. The students will have full-sized classrooms with lots of natural light. Kindergarten, Grades 1, 2, 4, […]

PickUp Patrol is Coming to AE/MS

Press release
PickUp Patrol is Coming to AE/MS

The staff at AEMS piloted the Pickup Patrol application for the last few months of the 2017-2018 school year. Because it was such a success we are ready to fully implement for the 2018-2019 school year. PickUp Patrol is a more convenient and efficient way to make changes to your children’s after-school dismissal plan. PickUp […]

AE/MS Track Team Has Successful Season

Three students qualified for the Middle School Meet of Champions

By Brian Reynolds
AE/MS Track Team Has Successful Season

The Andover Middle School track team started practice on April 1st.  Twenty six excited middle schoolers from 5th through 8th grade were ready to show their skills running, jumping, and throwing.  The weather had other ideas, and combined with limitations on running around the school due to construction we had to be creative on our […]

AE/MS MakerSpace Club End of Year Report

By Andrew Tyler, AE/MS
AE/MS MakerSpace Club End of Year Report

Makerspace Club this year has been full of some amazing inventors, tinkerers, perlers, and makers!   We welcomed a new group of Makers from this year’s 4th grade and they have really jumped into the Maker mindset. Students explored circuit creation and even created some wearable technology with parachute cord, copper tape, a battery, and an […]

AE/MS Bridge Building Club Report

By Andrew Tyler, AE/MS
AE/MS Bridge Building Club Report

Bridge Building is a new club that started up this year.  Students from 7th and 8th grades teamed up in groups of three to learn how truss bridges were designed, built, and their uses.  By using the research that they collected, students would then create their own design using computer software provided to us by […]

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