Lesley Ellis News and Updates

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Do you LOVE running or walking? Need a good excuse to start exercising this spring? Join the LES community in the first Cause and Event 5K Run/Walk in Arlington on May 17th. The Health and Wellness Committee at LES is encouraging our entire community to join together and celebrate fitness through this event. In addition to the 5K, there is also a free kid’s fun run!

A wonderful aspect of this...

3/25/15
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During our all school assembly this week, winners of the Lesley Ellis Lions on the Prowl April Vacation Photo Contest were announced with prizes awarded in three categories - Local Lion Fun, Looniest Lions, and the Longest Traveled. 

Local Lion Fun was awarded to David Zablotski (PreK Blue), Oona Hekking (Kindergarten), Clara Berger, Naomi Ravel and Vanya Karabadji (Grade 7). 

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5/28/15
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Lesley Ellis sixth grader, Eli Shear-Baggish, will be competing in the 2015 North American School Scrabble Championship May 16-17 at the Hasbro Worldwide Headquarters in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. The tournament is an annual event for young people (two players per team from grades 4-8), representing schools and other youth organizations from across the United States and Canada. While Eli is a student here at Lesley Ellis, his teammate, Jem Burch, lives in California. The two boys, who call...

5/15/15
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Lesley Ellis seventh graders are on the move this week as they travel to Washington D.C. for a visit to our nation’s capital!

News from Day 1...

First day highlights included a visit to the Mall, Air and Space Museum, Elizabeth Warren’s office, tours of Congress, original Senate, House in session, Supreme Court chambers, an underground trolley ride to the Capitol and stroll through Howard University at end of the day!    

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5/14/15
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Lesley Ellis Early Childhood Program will host a Free Fun Fair on May 30th for children ages 2-5 years old. Please bring a friend and join us for some Saturday morning fun from 9:00–11:00am at The Lesley Ellis House, 19 Foster Street, Arlington, MA. Lesley Ellis teachers from Preschool, Prekindergarten, Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten classrooms have created special activities, outdoor games and crafts for young children and their...

5/13/15
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Lesley Ellis welcomed family and friends from around the world to Spring Visiting Day this week ...  Arlington, Abu Dhabi, the Boston area, New England, and all points south, west and beyond! Thanks to all of our friends and relatives for making the trip! 

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5/13/15
hlewis ::: School Bulletin Board

Lesley Ellis Early Childhood families, please join us for some playtime after 12:30pm pickup this Thursday, 5/14! Your Lesley Ellis Parents Association will be serving up some lemonade on the playground. Little ones are always welcome. We hope to see you there!

Questions? Contact Steph Slonka sslonka@lesleyellis.org.

5/13/15
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This spring, Kaia Eckton, a sixth grade student at Lesley Ellis was chosen as a finalist for her submission to the Letters About Literature project and has been invited to the Massachusetts State House on May 18th to receive her award! 

Kaia wrote to author Joan Bauer, about the inspiring...

4/29/15
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Students in the Lesley Ellis April Vacation Program had lots of fun creating their own big top circus display with resident artist, Helen Duncan this week. Here is a colorful collection of marionettes inspired by the acrobats of Cirque du Soleil! 

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4/21/15
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Please join us for Open School Week at Lesley Ellis School, May 4 – 8 from 9:30–11:00am at 41 Foster Street, Arlington, MA.
 
 
 
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4/15/15