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Kindergarten Soccer — fall registration now open

Do you have an incoming kindergartener next fall? Registration is now open for Newton Kindergarten Soccer, which is run by the Zervas PTO. The program is open to kindergarteners across the city with high participation from Zervas families. The games … Continue reading

Zervas Library Spring Gift Book Drive

Only a few days left to support our new Zervas Library by donating a book from hundreds of expertly selected (by Ms. Kinney) titles. Each book donated will contain a bookplate with a personal dedication honoring a Zervas staff member … Continue reading

Babysitter Available

Newton native Jenny Morris is a 22-year-old recent graduate of Dickinson College who is going to work in education next year. She has been working with children her whole life, including two years at Rec Place Afterschool in Lower Falls. … Continue reading

Zervas Spring Family Picnic on Wednesday June 14

Please join us for the Zervas spring family picnic from 6:00 – 7:30 PM on Wednesday, June 14th to celebrate another wonderful school year!  The weather folks are predicting nice weather so we should be able to picnic outside near … Continue reading

Summer Reminders from the School Nurse

Medication Pick-up: Parents of students who have medication stored in the health room should pick it up by the last day of school, June 23. All medication (pills, epi-pens, inhalers, etc.) not picked up will be discarded. Please plan ahead … Continue reading

Bus Driver and Crossing Guard Appreciation Day on June 15

Thursday, June 15, is bus driver and crossing guard appreciation day. Please encourage your child to make a card or say a special thank you to their bus driver or the crossing guard, Ms. Dawkins. A list of bus driver … Continue reading

July Co-Presidents Letter

Dear Zervas Parents, Last Friday I was at graduation for the high school where I teach, and the student speaker quoted her dad: “Time moves slow very quickly.” Isn’t that sort of how the school year felt? It felt slow … Continue reading

Color Day: Rain Date Volunteer Sign-ups

As you probably saw in Dr. Beck’s school-wide notice, Color Day is postponed to Tuesday, June 13. Thank you to the volunteers who were able to commit time to the rain-date. For the parent volunteers who signed up for June 6th … Continue reading

COLLECTING MURAL PHOTOS

Hi Zervas Parents, I am collecting mural photos.  It is important that we document the creation of this mural and working on that book/slideshow/archive will be a summer project for me. I created a google photos album to which you … Continue reading

Zervas Library Spring Gift Book Drive

Please stop by our library table and support our new Zervas Library by donating a book from hundreds of expertly selected (by Ms. Kinney) titles. Each book donated will contain a bookplate with a personal dedication honoring a Zervas staff … Continue reading