Andover Knitting Club Starting Up Again

All are welcome starting November 4

By Holly Gagne, Andover Knitting Club

Please come join us at the Andover Knitting Club. We are starting back up on Monday, November 4. Whether you knit or crochet, whether you’re a beginner or an expert, we would love to have you join us on Mondays from 2:45 to 3:45 PM at Andover Elementary/Middle School. If you have a project that […]

AE/MS Family Letter, October 17, 2013

ANDOVER ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL                                                                                                                                                 October 17, 2013 Dear AEMS Family, Hope you enjoyed your four day weekend! The weather was beautiful and both the Patriots and Red Sox provided exciting entertainment. I am glad it wasn’t a school night! NECAP state testing will end for most 3rd-8th grade students tomorrow. There will still […]

AE/MS Family Letter, October 10, 2013

ANDOVER ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL October 10, 2013 Dear AEMS Family,   Our week started with Fire Prevention Day on Monday. There were informative presentations all day at the Andover Fire Station. Eighth grade students even had the opportunity to use the hose and put out a real fire. Everyone enjoyed trying on the heavy […]

AE/MS Family Letter, October 3, 2013

ANDOVER ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL October 3, 2013 Dear AEMS Family, Monday is Community Safety Day at AEMS. Don’t be alarmed if you drive by the school and see a fire truck, an ambulance and a police car. All classrooms will be included in the activities. The day will begin with bus evacuation drills. The […]

AE/MS Students Remember 9/11 and Pearl Harbor Day

Essay writers wear remembrance hats to school

By Jim Tucker, AE/MS teacher

The students in the AE/MS middle school, grades five through eight, participated in this year’s annual Day of Remembrance. In Social Studies classes, the students discussed the importance of remembering September 11, 2001 and Pearl Harbor Day, December 7, 1941. The students developed an understanding of the events of September 11 and compared them to […]

AE/MS News, October 2013

Middle School math classes add Khan Academy accounts

By Jane Slayton, AE/MS principal

AE/MS Open Houses are underway. A well-attended Open House for families of fifth through eighth grade students was held on September 12. Families toured classrooms, met new staff members, heard about new activities and technology, learned curriculum expectations, and ended the evening by winning fabulous prizes. The kindergarten through fourth grade Open House was held […]

AE/MS Flu Clinic Provides Free Shots for Students

Friday, October 18

By Christine Frost, AE/MS school nurse

The flu season is upon us, and the best way to protect your family is with the annual flu vaccine. It is recommended that everyone six months of age and older get the seasonal flu vaccine (shot or nasal spray) every year. The flu can spread very quickly in schools, and young children and children […]