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The posting of school events, achievements, noteworthy announcements and classroom successes in the Salem schools. Email me with your school news: 1626Salem@gmail.com

Here are just a few things happening in the schools in the next 2 weeks:


Notice is hereby given that the Salem School Committee will hold a Regular School Committee meeting on Monday, December 3, at 7:30 p.m.
The meeting will be held in School Committee Chambers at Collins Middle School, 29 Highland Avenue, Salem, MA.

Some items on the Agenda:

VI. Superintendent Report – Dr. Stephen Russell
Bentley School Adult Education Program
Salem Education Foundation Bi-lingual Newspaper
Volunteer Program

VII. Assistant Superintendent Report – Dr. M. Kate Carbone
Presentation on No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Report Card

Collins Middle School Fundraiser
"A Night at the Beach"
Help Collins Help the Victims of Hurricane Sandy
Collins Middle School Cafeteria
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
$5.00/person; $20/per family
proceeds to support the American Red Cross

Carlton School Yard Sale - 10 Skerry Street, Salem
• Clean out your closets and get ready for our yard sale, December 8, from 8 a.m. – noon. Small appliances are okay, but no furniture, TVs, or computers.
You may drop-off your items at the school anytime. To help with set-up or on the day of the event, e-mail volunteer@carltonschool.org.

Salem Music Boosters Crafts Fair December 8th 9am-3pm at Salem High School, 77 Willson Street, Salem

The Salem Children's Charity 19th Annual Christmas Party
WHERE: Victoria Station
DATE: Tues. December 11, 2012
TIME: Doors open at 5pm

The Salem Children's Charity 19th Annual Christmas Fundraiser will take place at Victoria Station on Pickering Wharf on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. As always, the fundraiser will include a live auction, silent auction, raffles, and a buffet. 100% of all proceeds from the event will go toward meeting basic and emergency needs of Salem's school children.

For more information, or if you are able to donate to this year's gathering, please contact Mark Higgins at 978-740-1270 or email salemchildrenscharity@gmail.com



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