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Outdoor Learning Center (aka the SB backyard) Update

Outdoor Learning Center (OLC) Update Exciting things are happening in our Seth Boyden backyard! What’s happened since June 2011… Our Partners at The National Learning Institute completed the final plan for our Outdoor Learning Center (OLC) and playground. With input from teachers, parents, and students, our OLC Plan is a beautiful expression of the values […]

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Events Files Holidays School School District SOMA

Revised District Calendar

Changes: Jan 2 (school closed) Feb 17 (school no longer closed) Download the calendar here. Updated Google Calendar here.

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School District SOMA

Foreign Language for Elementary Students (FLES)

WHAT IS FLES? FLES is an after-school opportunity for elementary students to be introduced to languages by high school student-instructors. WHAT LANGUAGES ARE OFFERED? French, Italian, and Latin WHEN? Wednesdays, 3:45-4-30 P.M. beginning October 12 and ending March 28. WHERE? Columbia High School Media Center (Library) TRANSPORTATION: Parents/Guardians are responsible for transportation to & from […]

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Events Parenting Center School District SOMA

Reminder – Call to Action Event!

A reminder about this important event. Please come out to support our own Ms. Sackett and Mrs. Horn! Tuesday, October 4, 2011 7:00—8:30 pm Clinton Elementary School 27 Berkshire Road Maplewood, NJ 07040

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Community Building Events Fundraising PTA School

School Spirit Day

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that our first School Spirit Day is quickly approaching so please have your merchandise order forms submitted no later than Tuesday, September 13 to ensure that your child has their shirt in time to wear on Friday. Please remember to include payment or your order can not be processed. Feel […]

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Events General PTA School

School Pictures

Hello Seth Boyden Families! School Pictures will be taken on Monday, September 19, 2011 Order forms will be in backpacks on Monday, September 12th Please return your order forms and payment by  Friday, September 16th. Note for Kindergarten Parents – The kindergarten students will be taking their pictures just after the bell rings at 8:45 […]

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General PTA

E-list reminders

I hope everyone is settling in for a new, wonderful year. As we start off the new year, I want to remind everyone to read or review the E-List Guidelines and emphasize a few key points to keep the list effective. 1) The E-List is intended for rapid and efficient (no “lost” flyers) communication within […]

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Events PTA

PTA calendar changes

I sincerely hope that your child(ren) and you have had a great first week of school!! Despite the rain, the children seem quite happy and the classes are humming along 🙂 Only a few days in and we have several changes to the PTA calendar! Our online calendar is up-to-date or you can download a […]

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Events Parenting Center School District SOMA

Invitation for Call to Action

The Parenting Center’s Leap To Success Committee presents a community wide symposium to address closing the elementary school achievement gap. Featuring a distinguished panel of experts on the subject, the evening promises to be an engaging and provocative discussion on how we can collectively move forward on this pressing issue. Tuesday, October 4, 2011 7-8:30pm […]

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Community Building Events Fundraising PTA SOMA

Rainy days and sundaes…

Ice Cream Social  Seth Boyden Gardens and Playgrounds It’s a rainy week so we’ve made a NEW DATE! Friday September 16th 6:00 PM Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy ice cream for dessert!   Hotdogs and snacks will be available for sale as well $1 per ice cream Remember to bring small bills for easy change! **** Please […]

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Events Parenting Center School District SOMA

Important Parenting Center news

The Parenting Center of South Orange – Maplewood School District sponsors some incredibly helpful and engaging events throughout the year. Please see their speaker calendar for the 2011-2012 school year. Visit their website for more information about the many resources they provide to our community!

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Events Files PTA School School District

Updated calendars!

Get ’em while they’re hot! South Orange-Maplewood School District (as of 7/18/11) (2/17/12 added to Winter Break; End of school year extended) Seth Boyden PTA (as of 8/25/11) (reflects above changes; date of Kindergarten Celebration added) All dates have been updated on our Google Calendar

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Welcome new families!

A hearty hello to all of you with students starting at Seth Boyden this year! Whether you are new to our school and community, or veterans, we hope you’ve had a wonderful summer and are looking forward to the start of a great new school year. A few things that we wanted to share with […]

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Press PTA

Ample supply of good press

Helping to launch our new website, the Patch featured our new site in their round-up of PTA websites.

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Community Building Events Fundraising PTA SOMA

And we’re off!

We couldn’t have asked for better weather or a better crowd for our First Annual Seth Boyden 5K and Fun Run! We had over 100 runners registered for the 5K and 50 kids in the fun run. Prizes were awarded to the top male and female runners and for the top runners in each age […]

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General PTA School

Come on in!

Welcome our new school and PTA web site!  We hope to keep this site full of useful and timely information. We’ll be tweaking this website as we go. If you see something wrong with this new site, please contact us and we’ll do our best to fix it. Thank you!