Authors Visit Promotes the iLoveMG Campaign
Two very talented authors, Mrs. Tania Unsworth and Mr. Adam Shaughnessy visited Veterans Park School, speaking to students about their latest books for middle grade readers. The authors are touring together as part of the iLoveMG campaign; an initiative to encourage and promote the value of middle grade readers. For the full article click here.
LHS Girls Soccer Team Paricipates in Autism Speaks Walk
The Ludlow High School Girls Soccer team reached beyond the soccer field on Saturday, September 24th, to participate in the Autism Speaks Walk at Stanley Park in Westfield. The team helped to raise over $1,000 for this worthwhile organization! Way to show Ludlow PRIDE. Click here for the full article.
BMS Community Service Club Helps at Day for Kids Event
Baird Middle School’s Community Service Club members recently volunteered their time during the Day for Kids event held at the Ludlow Community Center/Randall Boys & Girls Club. A total of thirteen BMS students volunteered their time to this very worthwhile event. Click here for the full article.
New York Time's Best Selling Author Visits BMS
New York Time’s best selling author and two-time finalist for the National Book Award in Young People's Literature, Eliot Schrefer, visited Baird Middle School to discuss his latest book in the Ape Quartet: Rescued. To read the full article click here.
LHS Marching Band Performs at the Big E
The Ludlow High School Marching Band performed in the Massachusetts Day Parade at the Eastern States Exposition on Thursday, September 22nd. To read the full story click here.
Community Building Activity at Veterans Park School
As part of a community building activity students in Mrs. Belson’s 5th grade classroom were given the task to form a line and pass a ball from one end of the line to the other. Sounds easy, right? Not so much when the assignment comes with a few interesting requirements. Click here for the full article.
Chapin Street School Open House
On September 21st Chapin Street staff proudly welcomed families to the school's 2016 Open House. Click here for the full article.
BMS Students Share Messages of Kindness
Students in Mrs. Carrie Kinney’s Academic Support classroom created amazing posters that illustrate the important themes of spreading kindness and anti-bullying. Click here for the full article.
Talk Like a Pirate Day Celebrated
Ahoy Mateys! On Monday, September 19th students in Ms. Judi Humphries swashbuckling classroom arrived to school dressed like pirates; eager to celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Click here for the full article.
8th Grade English Students Off to a Great Start
Mrs. Gilbert's grade 8 English students are off to a great start this school year! To view a slideshow that provides a glimpse into a day of an 8th grade English student at Baird Middle School click here.
1st School Assembly at East Street School
The highlight for many East Street students at their first assembly was a sing-along led by Principal Welch and Jeff Snow, reminding everyone to be Bucket Fillers! To read the full article and view a video clip of the performance, click here.
Chapin Street PD Focuses on Mindfulness
Since beginning her role as the Principal of Chapin Street School last year, one of Mrs. Nikki Reed’s goals was to introduce mindful practices to the staff. To achieve this goal she harnessed the expertise of Kate Forest, Registered Yoga Specialist and Mindful Living and Mindful Learning Consultant to lead staff in their first Professional Development Day on September 16th. To read the full article click here.
Baird Middle School Open House
The Best of Baird was shining bright at their recent Open House. Click here for the full article.
Annual Fire Safety Program
Many thanks to the Ludlow Fire Department for their recent visit to Chapin Street School to present the annual fire safety program to our students. Full story can be found here.
Pitching in for Kids
Recently, Wayne Soares, master storyteller, brought his mission to improve and impact lives to 6th graders at Baird Middle School and 4th & 5th graders at Veterans Park School. This program was sponsored by the Ludlow CARES Coalition and the Ludlow Public Schools.
Open House Schedules Announced
All schools will welcome families from 6:30PM- 8:00PM
LHS- September 14th
BMS- September 15th
Chapin Street- September 21st
Veterans Park- September 22nd
East Street- September 29th
BMS Principal Announced
Thanking the search committee for their input and willingness to be a part of the process of choosing a new educational leader for Paul R. Baird Middle School, Superintendent Todd Gazda is pleased to announce that Mrs. Stacy Monette has been chosen as the new principal. Dr. Gazda stated that Monette was chosen from a field of 42 candidates. Click here to read the full article.
Students Welcome Incoming 2nd Graders to Chapin Street School
Mrs. Kinne's 2nd graders did an amazing job creating this fun video to welcome the incoming 2nd grade students. The video brings students on a quick tour around Chapin Street School and answer questions that were submitted by East Street 1st graders. Click here to view the video.
The Ludlow Public Schools Mission
The mission of the Ludlow Public Schools is to provide a quality education for every student by working in partnership with parents and community to assist each student in reaching his/her full potential.