Join the students in the Middle and High School Book Groups in February as they read books about the Great Molasses flood. This is in preparation for the upcoming visit by author Stephen Puleo to the Millis Public Schools and Library in February.
At last night’s Board of Selectmen meeting, the Board of Selectmen voted their intent to hold both a special election on February 23, 2015 and a special town meeting on March 9, 2015 to fund a feasibility study under a 2013 grant proposal submitted to the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) for renovation and repairs to the Clyde F. Brown School.
In May 2014 the Millis Public Schools learned that the MSBA was extending an invitation into the funding process for the town’s 2013 Statement of Interest. The 2013 Statement of Interest was submitted on April 5, 2013 and outlined the need to repair major building systems and to alleviate overcrowding at the Clyde F. Brown School. In its 2013 SOI Millis requested funding for either a renovation or addition at the Clyde F. Brown School to address the following three priorities:
Secretary of Education Matt Malone visited Millis on Dec. 11th and expressed amazement at what dynamic teaching and engaged learning he saw everywhere he went. We started in the CFB computer lab where Ms. Tashian's students were learning computer programming with Hour of Code with Ms. Granchelli.
Then we were on to second grade and visited Math in Spanish Immersion,
Here is our Holiday December issue of the Millis High Newspaper for this year. Thanks to our co-editors, Carolyn Hayes and Brenna Nelson, as well as our new and returning stafff: Phoebe Chestas, Merry Curtis, Justin Matthews, Emily McCabe, Sean McManus, and Alyssa Silver.
Dear Millis Community,
Once again the Millis Public School District has been recognized as a district with a high return on investment by having low expenditures and high student achievement. Thirty-six districts in Massachusetts gained a "green" score and we are among the only 12 districts with a per pupil expenditure lower than $10,830 with high student achievement! All staff members of the Millis Public Schools contribute to our respectful and vibrant culture of continuous improvement with a focus on personalizing learning so that each student thrives.
The Millis High School Counseling Department will be hosting a College and Post-Secondary Planning Night for parents of junior students (class of 2016) on Thursday, February 5th, at 6:30pm in the Middle/High School Auditorium. All parents of juniors are invited to attend, as are members of the junior class. School Counselors, Mark Awdycki and Riley Stevens, will be on hand to give a presentation on the process of college admissions and answer questions. Among the topics that will be discussed are: standardized testing, college visits, interviews, applications, etc. T
Students received their PSAT results at the end of the school day on Friday, December 19th. Everyone that took the exam received a score report, their test booklet and a sheet with information on understanding the results of the PSAT. If you have any questions on the results or the PSAT in general, please don't hesitate to contact the School Counseling Office at 508-376-7023.
Millis High School Drama Club Presents:
Charles Dicken's A Christmas Carol
November 21 and 22 @ 7:00
Tickets can be purchased at the door