December 24-31, 2021
January 3, 2022
Friday, December 10th
PD Meeting for staff
11/24/21 It's IMPORTANT TO DREAM BIG and that's just what Ms. Vitorino's kindergarten class did when she introduced a fun, exciting hands on Thanksgiving activity to her class! After reading Melissa Sweet's book "Balloons Over Broadway" about the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade students excitedly designed, sculpted, and painted their very own A.M.A.Z.I.N.G. parade balloons! #macysthanksgivingdayparade #verycool #happythanksgivng #lovethis
WINSTON CAME FOR A VISIT!
2021 NHS MAYFLOWER MARATHON FOOD DRIVE
11/23/21 Our TUESDAY WOW coming from Ludlow High School this morning. The LHS National Honor Society once again exceeded exceptions collecting canned goods for the Rock 102 Mayflower Marathon. And a shout out to the NHS advisers- Mrs. Sands and Mrs. Stratton. You all are #amazing!! #thankyou #lpspride #grateful
LPS STAFF AND STUDENTS RECEIVE 2021 VFW AWARDS
11/21/21 At the annual Ludlow Veterans Day Ceremony the following LPS students and staff were recognized during the awards portion of the ceremony. CONGRATULATIONS to all!
LPVCTEC OCTOBER 2021 STUDENTS OF THE MONTH
11/20/21 Sending our congratulations to the six LHS students who received this prestigious honor in their respective program of study- Benjamin Santos, Carl Zimmerman, Jayana Leang, Laila Dixon, Xhavair Linton and Cameron Venne. Full article can be read by clicking here. #congratulations #lhspride
NEXT STOP -> STATE CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
11/19/21 The LHS cross country teams raced at the sectional championships yesterday with Sofia Tulik and the Boys Team Qualifying for the State Championships! CONGRATULATIONS! Full story and results _. https://bit.ly/3nmUgm5 #lpspride #xcountry #offtostatechampionship
MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER INSPIRES BMS STUDENTS TO ALWAYS FOLLOW THEIR DREAMS AND FIND THEIR HAPPY PLACE IN THE WORLD
RETIRED PARAPROFESSIONAL'S ACT OF KINDNESS TO HER GRANDDAUGHTER'S EAST STREET PRESCHOOL CLASS
11/02/2021We LOVE this more than we like it and so will you!
BMS FRENCH STUDENTS CHALKED THE WALKS!
11/05/2021- Today in honor of National French Week Madame Etkin's French classes at Baird Middle School grabbed some sidewalk chalk and "chalked the walks" with positive, inspirational messages in French and translated into English.... très agréable/very nice!! #verycool #loveit #nationalfrenchweek #inspirationalmessage
2016 LHS GRADUATE TAKES OVER FOR HER FORMER 4th GRADE TEACHER
11/02/2021- LIFE'S ABOUT TO CHANGE for 3rd grade HBES teacher Judi Humphries who will be retiring tomorrow after 28 years of teaching AND her former 4th grade student Alyssa Costa who has been appointed as her replacement (long term substitute). Click here to read the full article.#Lpspride #teacherlife #retiringsoon #firstteachingjob
Gentleman Farmer & 2002 LHS Graduate Brings a Field of Pumpkins to
East Street School Kindergarteners
10/29/2021- On Friday East Street School staff organized a spectacular day of outdoor fall inspired activities. As the day came to an end, kindergarten students picked a pumpkin from their own magical pumpkin patch in the back field of their school thanks to Gentleman Farmer & 2002 LHS Graduate- Clarke Kennedy. Oh--- and we're 100% positive you will enjoy the pics from this fun filled day as much as we did!! Click here to read the full article.
#RED RIBBON WEEK 2021
At the October 19th School Committee Meeting the members voted to approve the liquidation of surplus school items at NO COST to the public. Items available include but not limited to- students and teacher chairs/desks, file cabinets, metal closets, tables,etc.
A BRICK TO REMEMBER
October 17, 2021- When learning Chapin Street School would be torn down to make way for the new Harris Brook Elementary School BMS 7th grader, Grayson Kus, wanted to have a special memory from his former Elementary School- a brick signed by his former principal, Nikki Reed. Last week Mrs. Reed surprised Grayson with his signed brick....
MOVING TO THEIR NEW DIGS!
October 8, 2021-Our amazing Central Office staff arrived to work at their new building this morning- cut the red ribbons to their new office spaces and immediately started the daunting task of unpacking those never ending, piled high, boxes! #youdeservealongweekend #newofficebuilding
SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH COMMITTEE
9/29/21 The Ludlow SC is seeking individuals to serve on the LPS Superintendent Selection Committee. This committee will be responsible for screening interested applicants, schedule interviews and forward final recommendations to the school committee for consideration.
For additional information please click here.
RIBBON CUTTING AT HARRIS BROOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
On September 25, 2021 Harris Brook Elementary School Co-principals, Nikki Reed and Melissa Knowles, hosted a small ribbon cutting ceremony to recognize and thank those who were instrumental in contributing to this amazing school opening its doors this fall to our students in grades 2-5.
CUTEST SURPRISE VISITOR... EVER!
Message from Mrs. Nemeth, Interim Superintendent
At the 9/21/21 School Committee meeting, a 5-0 vote in favor of a school calendar change was accepted. I asked the committee to consider changing the teacher professional development day from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3rd so that the faculty and staff could have the opportunity for a presentation on Nov. 3rd from a well sought after motivational speaker. With the affirmative vote, he is now booked for Nov. 3rd.
9/11 OBSERVERANCE - 20th ANNIVERSARY
LHS CHEERLEADERS HOST SPAGHETTI DINNER FOR FOOTBALL TEAM
9/7/2021 - 1ST DAY FOR PRESCHOOL & KINDERGARTEN
POWER UP!! Sending Mike, Carlos and Kevin (Tech Dept.) a much deserved thank you for their continued work to find solutions to keep the ever changing face of technology available and running in our district. This summer has been particularly busy with the opening of Harris Brook Elementary School, but they just keep on smiling and getting the job done. THANK YOU!
LPS OFFERING COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC
The most recent information from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) is that the DESE mask requirement can be lifted for anyone fully vaccinated in schools who are able to demonstrate a COVID-19 school building vaccination rate of 80% or higher. In an effort to support this initiative the Ludlow Public Schools is offering an opportunity for eligible staff and students to begin the vaccination process on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 in the Ludlow High School Auditorium from 1 pm to 4 pm . For full details click HERE.
2ND DAY OF SCHOOL AND LEARNING IS IN HIGH GEAR AT BMS!
HARRIS BROOK ELEMENTARY WELCOMES STUDENTS
1ST DAY OF 1ST GRADE AT EAST STREET SCHOOL
NEW TEACHERS HAVE STRONG TIES TO EAST STREET SCHOOL
First implemented in the 2000-01 school year the two year Ludlow Public Schools district wide mentoring program affords staff new staff (protégés) the opportunity to regularly meet with veteran teachers (mentors) for advice, guidance, and support.
LHS ADMIN TEAM IS IN THE BUILDING
The Ludlow High School Admin TEAM has officially entered the building and we are super excited to introduce you all to this AHHHHmaZZZZing LIONS leadership team- Interim Principal Jonathan Mitchell (R), Interim Asst. Principal Grade 11 & 12 Meyleen Sierra (M) and Asst Principal Grades 9 & 10 Aaron Couture (L). To read brief bios about each click HERE. #lionspride #lhsleadershipteam #dreamteam #itsgoingtobeagreatschoolyear
WELCOME Interim SUperintendent Nemeth
7/01/2021 #TODAYISTHEDAY we ask you to join us in welcoming Mrs. Lisa Nemeth (former LHS Principal) as she begins her tenure as the LPS Interim Superintendent for the 2021-2022 school year. Sharing a few memories of Mrs. Nemeth during her 10 years as the LHS Principal. Click HERE to learn more about Mrs. Nemeth.
TIM BRILLO NAMED 2019-20 PVIAC DISTRICT ATHLETIC DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
PSSST- have you heard??????
More than a sweatshirt...
Today's dose of awwww...
HARRIS BROOK ELEMENTARY HERE WE COME!
Last day of school Veterans Park + Chapin Stree Schools = Harris Brook Elementary School in the fall 2021!
Have a great summer and we'll catch up with all of you at your new school in August.
BYE BYE BAIRD.... FOR THE SUMMER!
HELLLOOOOOO summer vacation! Last day of school at Baird Middle School.
THIS. IS. SO. COOL.