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Ice Cream Social

Thank you to all the families who came out for the last PGO event of the school year—what a fun evening!!! A big shout-out to Andy Cox for procuring all that delicious ice cream for us—and to the wonderful parents (Andy, Ashley, Norm & Eddy) who scooped all evening long! And thank you to all those who put donations in the PGO jar. We raised $239.50—a great start to the 2018-19 school year. Enjoy the last week before the summer vacation begins!  

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LSSE Summer Camps

School's almost out, but you still have time to sign up for LSSE Summer Sports Camps. Register today!  

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PGO Meeting @ Ice Cream Social

Dear Crocker Farm Families, If you'd like to learn more about the Crocker Farm PGO and/or are interested in getting involved with the PGO during the 2018-19 school year, please spare a few minutes during our Ice Cream Social on Thursday, June 14, for a quick PGO meeting, 7-7:15 p.m. All interested Crocker Farm parents/guardians are invited. Potential agenda Highlights from the 2017-18 school year Explaining the role of the PGO Introduction of 2018-19 PGO Co-Chairs: Paula Lima Jones and Amanda Robertson Call for volunteers for next year Thank you, and see you Thursday!

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Book Swap Success & Summer Reading Challenge

Last week's book swap was a great success. We gave away over 2,000 books in 3 days, & many students were very happy to have books of their own to take home. Thank you for all the great book donations & the volunteer help. We couldn't have done it without you. Special thanks to the PGO for funding the purchase of additional books to supplement the book donations, and to publishers Houghton Mifflin Harcourt & Simon & Schuster for giving us boxes of brand-new books. We are grateful. At this year's book swap, reading specialist Stephanie Joyce and other staff took pictures ...

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Ice Cream Social

Published on June 15, 2018 by Farah Ameen Uncategorized

Thank you to all the families who came out for the last PGO event of the school year—what a fun evening!!! A big shout-out to Andy Cox for procuring all that delicious ice cream for us—and to the wonderful parents (Andy, Ashley, Norm & Eddy) who scooped all evening long! And thank you to all […]

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PGO Meeting @ Ice Cream Social

Published on June 11, 2018 by Farah Ameen School News

Dear Crocker Farm Families, If you’d like to learn more about the Crocker Farm PGO and/or are interested in getting involved with the PGO during the 2018-19 school year, please spare a few minutes during our Ice Cream Social on Thursday, June 14, for a quick PGO meeting, 7-7:15 p.m. All interested Crocker Farm parents/guardians […]

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Book Swap Success & Summer Reading Challenge

Published on June 7, 2018 by Farah Ameen School News

Last week’s book swap was a great success. We gave away over 2,000 books in 3 days, & many students were very happy to have books of their own to take home. Thank you for all the great book donations & the volunteer help. We couldn’t have done it without you. Special thanks to the PGO […]

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Ice Cream Social: Thursday, June 14

Published on June 6, 2018 by Farah Ameen School News

Dear Crocker Farm Families, We’re coming upon the dessert portion of the school year—and the last PGO-organized social event of 2017-18. Hope to see you all NEXT Thursday (June 14) at our annual FREE Ice Cream Social!

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Volunteers Needed to Beta Test New ARPS Website

Published on June 5, 2018 by Farah Ameen Uncategorized

The district is in the process of updating to a more user-friendly website with the goal of launching the new site in July, and is looking for volunteers to beta test the site prior to it going “live.” Up to 10 volunteers needed for two 45 minute sessions on Monday, June 11, at 10 a.m. and […]

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Seeking Summer Garden Volunteers

Published on June 5, 2018 by Farah Ameen School News

We are looking for support from families to help the school gardens have a healthy summer growing season. Families are invited to join Leila and Jen for an on-site garden volunteer training at your school on Saturday, June 9 (Wildwood @ 9 a.m., Fort River @ 10:15 a.m. & Crocker Farm @ 11:30 a.m.). In the session (under […]

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Multi-Arts summer camp: June 18-August 10

Published on June 1, 2018 by Farah Ameen Community News

Multi-Arts summer camp is back June 18-August 10. This camp aims to awaken and develop your child’s creativity and to stimulate and engage your child’s imagination! Theater, art, creative stories, music, dance and more offered. For information and to register:  www.multi-arts.org

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ARPS PGO Spring Public Meeting: Tuesday, June 12, 3:15 p.m.

Published on June 1, 2018 by Farah Ameen Uncategorized

The ARPS PGO is a 501(c)3 organization consisting of the PGOs for Crocker Farm, Wildwood, Amherst Regional Middle School, & Amherst Regional High School.  Our meetings are open to all When: Tuesday, June 12 at 3:15 p.m. Where: The Works, downtown Amherst Agenda • Introductions • Individual School Updates • Taxes and State Filings • […]

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ARHS Project Graduation/Senior Party Volunteers Needed!

Published on May 29, 2018 by Farah Ameen Uncategorized

Attention families of the ARHS Class of 2018: Please consider joining in the over 35-year tradition of throwing a SAFE Party for the Graduating Seniors and their guests. Over 40 local businesses stepped up to sponsor this event in 2017. It truly takes a village!   We need volunteers at the event to help with […]

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Thank You for Making Celebrate Crocker Culture a Success!

Published on May 23, 2018 by Farah Ameen Uncategorized

That was an amazing evening of celebrating the diversity of our Crocker Farm community!!! Thank you to all the families who came and helped make this such a successful event. We really appreciated the delicious food and the beautiful performances—there was so much talent tonight! A big shout-out to our school’s Student Engagement Team and […]

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Call for Taste-Test Comment Collectors: Change of Date

Published on May 22, 2018 by Farah Ameen Uncategorized

On Monday, June 11, Chef Sam will be at Crocker Farm for a special taste test of a brand-new lunch menu item: Green Monster Pizza! This homemade pizza will be on the menu later in June, featuring pesto made using produce harvested from our school gardens. We would like to collect student feedback during the lunchtime taste […]

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