Don't forget, November 17th is Parent Conference Day for the high school and middle school. It is a Professional Development Day for the elementary schools. There is no school for students across the district.
11 days ago, Laurie Beauvais
SHS students in engineering class using the design thinking process to prototype water filters made of materials that they would typically have on a hike
11 days ago, Sara Monaco
Working on prototype
problem solving students
students at work
Thursday, Nov. 17 is a Professional Development day. There is no school for students.
13 days ago, Dawn Bartz
no school
WE NEED YOU . . .NJHS is sponsoring our annual Food Drive. We are collecting canned goods and nonperishable food items for the Smithfield Food Pantry. Please consider donating items now through November 17th. Thank you to those of you who have already donated.
15 days ago, Laurie Beauvais
Food Drive Donations
Our new A World of Difference peer leaders are engaging in training to facilitate activities with their peers later in the year. They are working to increase respect, understanding, acceptance and inclusion within our community.
18 days ago, John Burns
students in workshop with adult facilitator
students in workshop
It's dry ice time at GMS! Our students always love this science dept. tradition to explore the properties of the solid form of carbon dioxide, including some spooky tricks. Science is fun!
about 1 month ago, John Burns
dry ice experiment with students
dry ice experiment
Fulfilling day of collaboration and professional development. ELA/Math are planning targeted, tier II literacy/math intervention. Our social studies teachers have continued their focus on writing. Thank you to our work with @BasecampNE and Collins Education Associates!
about 1 month ago, John Burns
It's not too late to join us for the free concert at SHS tonight at 7:00!
about 1 month ago, Sara Monaco
Halloween concert
Join us on October 25th at 7 PM for the FREE fall concert at SHS featuring the chorus, band, Sentinel Singers, and soloists. Our students have been hard at work developing exciting lighting changes for each number. At about an hour run time, it will be family friendly too!
about 1 month ago, Sara Monaco
October 25th at 7:00 PM Free admission
It’s Digital Citizenship Week! Our students are pledging to stay positive online and be responsible citizens in the virtual world.
about 1 month ago, John Burns
digital footprint
GMS students learned about social media habits and pledged to be good digital citizens by staying positive online. Digital Citizenship Week 2022
about 1 month ago, Sara Monaco
Stay positive pledge; digital footprint
students in library discussing social media habits
8th graders are giving speeches to be elected to student government. So much eloquence in our young leaders engaging in a democratic process!
about 1 month ago, John Burns
student gov
Middle and high school English teachers engaging in professional learning on their new instructional program, Into Literature
about 2 months ago, Sara Monaco
middle school teachers in professional learning
So many of our teachers, like Ms. Aceto, demonstrate each day how much they care for our students. Students in this 2nd grade class decide on the type of greeting they want each morning - high 5, "scary monster," hug. Creating strong classroom communities @SmithfieldSchls
about 2 months ago, Dawn Bartz
Yearbook ordering is now open! The GMS yearbook is an impressive 52 pages of color photographs and continues to be award winning! Order here:
about 2 months ago, John Burns
Yearbook order form
It's quarter 1 progress report time, please log in to the portal to view your child's in-progress grades! See today's email for more info. Go Wolf Pack!
about 2 months ago, John Burns
Congratulations to SHS art teacher, Kristine Straus, who has been selected as the 2023 RI Art Education Association High School Teacher of the Year!
about 2 months ago, Sara Monaco
award announcement
We love our daily posters from Mrs. DeRemer! #GMSwolfpack
about 2 months ago, John Burns
avo great day
be the brightest crayon in the box
never give up, fry and fry again!
Look for the good in every day
The RI Department of Education recognized the 2022-23 district teachers of the year at Waterfire this weekend. Jessica DeRemer, Smithfield's teacher of the year, had the honor of carrying the torch!
about 2 months ago, Sara Monaco
Jessica DeRemer with the commissioner
Jessica DeRemer with the torch
October is National Principals Month. Principals have a direct impact on student achievement & school climate. Thank you to all of our Principals @SmithfieldSchls
about 2 months ago, Dawn Bartz