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2017 Membership Drive is Now Underway!

posted May 10, 2017, 7:26 AM by Holliston Public Schools

Renew or join NOW and Win a BASKET containing tickets to various local performances

Value of $100 plus!!!!

Toy Drive to Benefit Boston Children's Hospital - May 15 to 19

posted May 2, 2017, 1:29 PM by Holliston Public Schools

The Student Leadership Team from the Miller Elementary School is holding a toy drive to benefit Boston Children's Hospital.  They are looking for new toys for every age range, from infants to teenagers.  Donations can be dropped off in the Miller School lobby.

Please see the attached flyer for all the details.

Most Likely to Succeed - Next Steps

posted May 2, 2017, 7:50 AM by Holliston Public Schools

SAVE THE DATE – TUESDAY, MAY 16th at 7pm

ROBERT ADAMS MIDDLE SCHOOL AUDITORIUM

ART SAVES LIVES - May 18th

posted Apr 26, 2017, 11:49 AM by Holliston Public Schools

The Holliston Public Schools proudly announces "Art Saves Lives," its annual student art exhibition and fundraiser, on Thursday, May 18th, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.  There will be art, food, and music, and the proceeds from this event will go to both ALS and Breast Cancer research.

Do not miss out on this very special event!

Most Likely to Succeed - Tuesday, April 25th at 7:00 p.m.

posted Apr 24, 2017, 6:43 AM by Holliston Public Schools

THIS TUESDAY, APRIL 25th at 7:00 pm,

HOLLISTON HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM

LAST HOLLISTON PTO PARENT ED EVENT OF THE SCHOOL YEAR! 

DON'T MISS THIS IMPORTANT EVENT

 

MOST LIKELY TO SUCCEED

 

You are invited to a screening of the ground-breaking documentary; Most Likely to Succeed, followed by an interactive discussion with a panel of experts about re-imagining our school system.

 

This is a must-attend event for administrators, faculty, parents, counselors, interested students and community members; this discussion affects everyone with an interest in education, at all levels. Join us for this compelling community-wide event to learn more about the history of education in the United States and explore how we can encourage creativity and innovation in our schools to equip students for the changing needs of the future. It is your school system and we want you to be involved.

·       Did you know that the American education system is built around an 1893 model developed to equip the industrial revolution?

·       Do you feel that our current education model is preparing students for working life in the 21st century?

·       Do you agree with the existing model of teacher-led learning, or would you like to see a more widespread introduction of project-based learning?

·       Are you interested in debating the pros and cons of a major shift in teaching practices?

 

The Sundance-selected documentary has a running time of 89 minutes and explores compelling new approaches to educating students in today’s innovative world and offers ways to revolutionize teaching as we know it. After seeing this film, the way you think about ‘school’ will never be the same again. A 30-minute panel discussion and Q & A session will follow to begin the conversation about how Holliston Public Schools can explore these ideas further. The event is FREE.

 

Our panelistsMrs. Karla Garvin, HPS Montessori Director, Ms. Dominique Ross, HHS Guidance Department Leader and Dr. Brad Jackson, HPS Superintendent,  bringing you a cross-section of knowledge and insights to open the discussion.

 

Once you have had a chance to digest the initial introduction, we invite you to return to an interactive discussion session scheduled for

Tuesday, May 16th at 7pm at the

Robert Adams Middle School auditorium.

 

Want to get a head-start on the philosophy? You can preview the trailer atwww.mltsfilm.org and review excerpts from the film where Sir Ken Robinson and other thought leaders tackle the most important issues facing education today:

 

We look forward to welcoming you to the event and to opening the discussion about the changing landscape of education within our community.

 

For questions, email Lynne Rahim at therahims@verizon.net

 

 

This is not a school sponsored event.

Teen Fridays at the Y!

posted Mar 29, 2017, 12:19 PM by Holliston Public Schools

Begins Friday, April 7th!

Holliston Youth Golf Registration is now Open

posted Mar 23, 2017, 8:30 AM by Holliston Public Schools


Summer Oasis - Now Posted

posted Mar 22, 2017, 1:09 PM by Holliston Public Schools


Join us for the Inaugural "Walk for Madam Caccavale" - Saturday, May 13, 2017

posted Mar 22, 2017, 6:58 AM by Holliston Public Schools

All proceeds to benefit the Therese S. Caccavale Scholarship Award

Adams Middle School Re-Act Players Presents OLIVER!

posted Mar 7, 2017, 1:09 PM by Holliston Public Schools   [ updated Mar 7, 2017, 1:10 PM ]

Robert Adams Middle School’s Re-Act Players is proud to announce the event of the season, the musical everyone will be taking about, the staging of the amazing musical OLIVER!

This is musical theater at its best, and you will "consider yourself one of us” after seeing it.  Music and lyrics by Lionel Bart, this show, based upon the great classic, OLIVER TWIST, by Charles Dickens, has been a perennial favorite since 1960, when it burst upon the stage in London.  With grand songs ranging from the ever-popular “Food, Glorious Food,” and “Omp Pah Pah” to the heart-breakingly beautiful “As Long as He Needs Me,” this is a musical that will have something for everyone.

From the same production team that brought you Fiddler on the Roof, Wizard of Oz and Little Mermaid; OLIVER! is sure to be another sold out show, so get your tickets early. Tickets are $12 for students and $14 for adults and will be available at Jasper Hill Café and Coffee Haven as of March 13th.

Location and Show Dates/Times: Robert Adams Middle School Auditorium on Friday, March 31st at 7 p.m.Saturday, April 1st at 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 2nd at 1:30 p.m.

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