In the month of October we are making sure that everyone of our students experiences kindness and caring every day!
Tonight, Mon 10/2, we honor our Friends of Education for 2017. We are lucky to have so many individuals who contribute their talents to our schools!
Very proud of our Teacher of the Year, Kristen Keska, who was named a semi finalist for Connecticut State Teacher of the Year!
Reminder: OPT OUT Requests due by Friday, 9/22 for school directories.
Two Hour delay for East Hampton High School (ONLY) on Wed, 9/20. Regular buses for students who cannot get their own ride. Library & cafeteria open.
Panther Fest at Middle School on Friday, 9/22 - Cross Country and Soccer from 3:00-9:00 PM. Don't miss the event of the year!
Ribbon cutting of the East Hampton High School on Friday afternoon. Tours at 3:30, Cutting of Ribbon at 5:00, Brief Ceremony at 5:15, and Refreshments at 6:00 PM. Join us for music from the Marching Band and Choir. Take a tour - every classroom will be open!
Congratulations to Kristen Keska - Social Studies Teacher at East Hampton High School. As the East Hampton Teacher of the Year, she was notified that as a result of her application packet, she is now a State of Connecticut Teacher of the Year Semifinalist! Kristen is one of 15 Teachers of the Year from the state to be selected for the semifinals. We wish Kristen the best as she moves ahead in the Connecticut Teacher of the Year Interviews.
We are excited to welcome everyone back for another great year in the East Hampton Public Schools! We urge you to attend the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, September 5 at the High School and hear directly from the Principals about our ambitious goals for 2017-18. If you attend, you'll agree that it's an absolutely AMAZING time to be a learner. (Quote from Will Richardson).
School starts on Wednesday, August 30! We can't wait until our students return!
Tuesday, August 29 Public Forum on the new Municipal Building: Town Hall, Police Dept, and Board of Ed offices. Learn about the project! High School - 6:30 PM
You made it through Independence Day and East Hampton Old Home Days. Now it's time to get on the track at East Hampton High School at 8:00 AM on the days listed below and join the Superintendent of Schools for the Summer Fitness Challenge. Students and parents, walkers and runners are all welcome. Stay for 30 minutes or stay longer. Come to a couple of sessions - or come to them all! Or, just use the track when it is convenient for you. We're trying to model good healthy habits for our students.
Thursday, June 15 is the last meeting of the Superintendent's Advisory Council at 94 Main Street, 9:00 AM. The meeting is open to all parents and community members. It's a chance to sit down with the Superintendent of Schools, Paul K. Smith and ask any question you have about this school and next school year!
Tri Board meeting tonight (5/22), 7:00 PM in the High School T-Bell features a discussion on the Town and School Budget. Be there!
Community members who wish to nominate themselves to fill BOE vacancy through 11/19-contact the Superintendent at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-365-4000
Important Board of Education Meeting tonight (5/15, 7:00 PM, EHHS) - impact of not having a budget in place on 7/1
Now that the School Budget is in the hands of the Town Council, their meeting on Tuesday, April 25 (6:30 PM - Middle School) may be the most important budget meeting of the year. Please consider attending!
Monday, April 3 - Tonight is the Public Hearing on the Budget. Please join us at the Middle School, 6:30 PM. Your presence is very important!
Wednesday, March 15 - There will be a TWO HOUR DELAY for the East Hampton Public Schools. Even though it will be cold for the next several days, hopefully there will be no delay in returning to spring-like weather!
Nominate one of our outstanding staff members for East Hampton Paraeducator of the Year! http://bit.ly/2lL99zn
Friday, February 24 is East Hampton Volunteer Appreciation Day! Thank you to all of our Volunteers!
This Friday’s (February 17) Coffee with the Superintendent will feature a visit from State Representative Melissa Ziobron from 7:00-8:00 AM. (Note time adjustment to accommodate Representative Ziobron’s Schedule) Drink Coffee. Talk Budget.
Monday, February 13 - TWO HOUR DELAY for Schools.
Friday, February 10 - ALL SCHOOLS CLOSED due to risky travel conditions throughout the morning and afternoon.
Thursday, February 9 - ALL SCHOOLS CLOSED due to the snow storm. Stay safe!
Tuesday, February 7 - TWO HOUR DELAY for Schools due to potential icy conditions.
EARLY RELEASE on Tuesday, 1/31 - High School at 12:10 PM, Middle School at 12:35 PM, Center/Memorial at 1:10 PM. Be safe in the storm!
Tues. January 24 - TWO HOUR DELAY for Schools. Please travel safely!
Monday, January 23 - All school activities after 5:00 PM are cancelled due to the possibility of sleet and difficult driving conditions. Activities and practices immediately after school will still be held. After 5:00 PM - all school events, practices, and activities are cancelled.
Coffee with the Superintendent of Schools, Paul K. Smith, Friday 1/20 from 7:30-9:00 AM at 94 Main Street!
Superintendent's Advisory Council on Thursday, 1/19 at 9:00 AM - 94 Main Street. Information on 2017-18 Budget! All are welcome!
Congratulations to Senior, Gyanna Russell on scoring her 1000th career point in Basketball! http://www.middletownpress.com/article/MI/20170103/SPORTS/170109892
EHHS Crew Banquet on Friday, 12/9 in HS Cafeteria, 6:00 PM. Free for rowers; Guests $15.00.
Tues, 11/29, Tri-Board Meeting in the High School T-Bell at 6:30 PM. The Town Council, Board of Finance, and Board of Education will meet together to begin the 2017-18 budget process.
Just a reminder to families: Tues 11/8 - Professional Development for Teachers, Fri 11/11 - Veterans Day. No School on Tuesday or Friday.
The High School Drama Club presents The Laramie Project: Ten Years later at EHHS on Fri 11/4 and Sat 11/5, 7:30 PM $5 adults, $3 students
Reminder: No School on 11/8 - Election Day and No School on Friday, 11/11 - Veterans Day.
Coffee with the Superintendent of Schools, Paul K. Smith from 7:30-9:00 AM on Friday, 11/4 at 94 Main Street.
Join the BOE tonight (10/17) @ 7:00 PM-EHHS to share ideas & suggestions for the 2017-18 Budget. We want your input! Child care available!
Happy Columbus Day long weekend to East Hampton families. A reminder that Tues, 10/11 is a late start day for students due to Teacher PD.
SAVE THE DATE: Monday, 10/17 – BOE Meeting -7:00 PM. Voice your opinion on budget items for 2017-18. All welcome. Child care available!
Friday, October 7 – Coffee with the Superintendent of Schools at 94 Main Street, 7:30-9:00 AM. Pumpkin spice coffee will be on tap for the meeting (along with other flavors)! Come and chat!
Monday, 10/3/16 7:00 PM at EHHS: Board of Education honors 2016 Friends of Education. Also, information on the Charter Revision.
Friday, 9/23 from 7:30-9:00 AM, stop at 94 Main Street for Coffee and Chat with the Superintendent of Schools, Paul K. Smith.
New East Hampton Schools' website debuts today! Check us out at www.easthamptonps.org. More features coming!
Reminder: school starts on September 6!