Ceara Yahn → K-6 Art Teacher

Creates and Executes Surprise 6th Grade T-shirt Gifting We are grateful to Ms. Ceara ‘s initiative and follow through to make special and punctuate the culmination of each student’s grammar school experience with the sentiment of togetherness for the Wildwood ‘20 6th graders’ graduation, through her contribution of organizing an unprecedented sixth grade graduation t-shirt […]

Spring Cleaning? You can Still Recycling Clothes, Shoes & Linens at Wildwood!

SPRING CLEANING? RECYCLE YOUR OLD CLOTHES AND HELP THE AMHERST SCHOOLS EARN MONEY! Many of us have been seriously spring cleaning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recycle your old and tattered clothes, shoes, and linens and the Amherst PGOs can earn money — at no cost to you.Bay State Textiles collects used clothing and other textiles. Stained […]

ARMS volunteer info for 6th grade parents

Hello all,We hope you are well, safe and sound, in these terrible pandemic times. We are writing from the Amherst Regional Middle School (ARMS) PGO to invite your 6th grade families, room parents and active volunteers who will be joining ARMS next year.This below is some information about volunteer activities organized by ARMS PGO we want to share with you. We […]

Community Event: SATURDAY ARTS with VIRTUAL MULTI-ARTS

Art, in all its manifestations, has the power to connect us with what matters the most: it connects us with ourselves, with life, love and beauty.  In these times of change and isolation, to be able to create and give life to something that comes from within ourselves is healing and fills us with joy.  That is why, like running water, we at Multi-Arts, […]

Virtual SEPAC Meeting 5/1/20

There will be a virtual SEPAC meeting on 5/1/20 at 9:00 am.  The agenda will be:  Executive Board Meeting Agenda, Approve Minutes, Impacts of School Closure for Special Education (Questions encouraged), Delivery of services as outlined on IEP’s, Scheduling and logistics of IEP team meetings, Extended School Year (summer programming for SpEd), Nominations for SEPAC Board […]

Library Resources

In addition to all the amazing resources on the Wildwood Library page ( thanks Ms. Wells!) and the ARPS library page, we wanted to share with you that all residents 13 and older in MA are eligible for a free Boston Public Library electronic card. This is an incredible resource that gives our students (and you!) […]

Multi Arts Virtual Spring Vacation Programing

Multi-Arts is happy to invite children 6 to 12 years old and teenagers!! to join this Spring vacation our virtual and innovative program. From Saturday, April 18 to Wednesday, April 22, we will be offering daily arts activities, and emphasize children’s social interactions supported by their own artistic creations. The program is free but donations are appreciated. This will […]

EDUCATION COMPANIES OFFERING FREE SUBSCRIPTIONS DUE TO SCHOOL CLOSINGS, & ACTIVITIES PAGE

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/135609/list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions/ This above web address provides a very impressive A – Z list of education companies that are now offering otherwise subscription based resources for children. This page, kids activities.com, has activities and crafts for each age group: baby, toddlers, pre-school, kindergarten, elementary school, and beyond.

ICYMI: Meal Delivery Information

The ARPS Nutrition Services Department, the ARPS Family Center, and, beginning Monday, the UMass Baby Berk Food Truck that assisted with our summer food program are doing the critical work of ensuring that students who rely on the schools for breakfast and lunch have access to those meals even though school is closed.  An article about their […]

Get inspired with Multi-Arts — free art activity

PROJECT EARTH: Calling for children collaboration Multi-Arts is excited to announce plans to produce a play inspired by Carl Sagan’s “Pale Blue Dot”. This  production is set to premiere Summer 2020, and will have elements of live music, narration, and of course, fantastical sets & props! We invite children under 18 to watch this video, reflect on Sagan’s words, and […]

Thank you teachers!

Dear Wildwood Community, If you are anything like us, you have been trying to work, interact with your children and set up meaningful learning activities with the numerous resources that our wonderful teachers have offered. The Wildwood Online Opportunities has so much to offer, particularly under the Specials link. We just wanted to publicly thank all of the teachers.   Our families […]

Updated Meal Delivery Information

The ARPS Nutrition Services Department, the ARPS Family Center, and, beginning Monday, the UMass Baby Berk Food Truck that assisted with our summer food program are doing the critical work of ensuring that students who rely on the schools for breakfast and lunch have access to those meals even though school is closed.  An article about their […]