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Latino PEG Meeting Recap: March 17, 2016

April 6, 2016

Right before Spring Break we had our very well attended Latino Parent Meeting. All pizza and salad was gone! The salad is becoming more and more popular! Thanks Ellen for this healthy initiative! The kids had a bad case of Spring Fever and absolutely LOVED being able to run and play outside!   Cindy Lovell […]


February Latino PEG Meeting Recap

March 2, 2016

It was a last minute decision to move meeting to Wednesday (instead of Thursday) for a couple of very good reasons… Hamilton was having their New Family Orientation meeting on Thursday,  and parents wanted to have the PEG meeting before Latino protest scheduled for Thursday. Panic would’ve been the most natural reaction after hearing our […]


December 15: Latino PEG Meeting Minutes

January 6, 2016

Latino Parent Empowerment Meeting December 15, 2015 Total INJURY ASSESSMENT for the night: one child with a big bump on his forehead 🙁  ….and it had nothing to do with breaking the piñatas, believe me!  While playing in the gym, he slid and hit his head on the edge of one of the tables as […]


Notes from November 19th Latino PEG Meeting

December 9, 2015

They made a treacherous pilgrimage to a new country in search of a better life. And in that New World the natives embraced them, helped them and taught them how to navigate the new territory. And later provided them with a meal, amongst other things. A meal of turkey, pumpkin pie, cranberries and other new […]


Latino PEG Meeting Report: October 13, 2015

November 12, 2015

It is always wonderful to see all the families back for another year of PEG! Usually the kickoff brings the Hmong and Latino families together, and this time it was also a regular PTO meeting night. So, we had all kinds of kids laughing, playing, yelling, running and enjoying a time together! Parents checking in […]


Safety Reminders from the Madison Police Department

September 17, 2015

This document is available in Spanish here. Traffic safety is important for all our children attending school and we would like to ask for your help with these efforts. Our biggest concern at this time is traffic safety at or near the schools. We need to increase our traffic safety awareness by obeying the following […]


What’s Happening in the Franklin Library?

September 3, 2015

We are off to a great start in the Franklin LMC! The air conditioning is working and as a result, the library has been a busy place. By next week, 1st and 2nd grade students will be ‘checking out’, starting with a one book limit. After their first checkout day, 1st and 2nd graders may […]


Hamilton School Supplies

May 28, 2015

  Dear Families of Future Hamilton Sixth Graders, We welcome you to Hamilton and look forward to working with you in the near future!! There are only a few days of school left for the 2014-15 school year and we are preparing for the 2015-16 year ahead!! Hamilton Middle School is working with Staples Office […]


PTO Membership Votes – May 12th

May 1, 2015

The final PTO Membership Meeting of the school year will be on Tuesday, May 12th at 6pm in the Randall LMC. The topic for discussion at this meeting will be Classroom Placement. More details about this topic meeting will be sent out shortly. In the meantime, I wanted to let you know about two voting […]


Latino PEG Meeting Report from March 27, 2015

April 16, 2015

Lots of parents and kids present! 4 parents absent due to illness and work. After pizza meeting started with general announcements: Review of Parent/Teacher Conferences Spring Break dates Neighborhood House closed for spring break Randall’s Camp After Math resumes Tuesday after break Randall’s Badger Exam after break. A couple of parents considering opting out and […]