News From Crisafulli, Day and Blanchard Schools

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Norman E. Day School News 

Norman E. Day School Annual Pasta Night on Monday, March 28, 2016.- The Student Senate will donate all proceeds to the Share Our Strength Foundation. The No Kid Hungry Campaign works to end childhood hunger by providing nutritious school breakfasts and summer meals to students in need, educate low income families about how to provide healthy meals at home, and build partnerships with government leaders to make laws that support families in need. Join us for a delicious pasta dinner with family and friends. We will have student performers, fantastic door prizes, and a bake sale!   Advance ticket sales only 

On Thursday 3/10/16 a fabulous Parent/Teacher Conference  dinner was organized and offered to Day Elementary School staff at school participating in the evening parent/teacher conferences.  The food from Bertucci’s was delicious!  Thank  you – Bertucci’s in Chelmsford, MA for their discounted costs for this staff event. The entire dinner was organized by parents Sue Corneliussen, Betsy Metters, Molly Callaghan, Nanci DiNitto and many other parents who volunteered, donated items or baked desserts for the occasion.  On behalf of the Day staff – thank you for your kindness and generosity!

Blanchard Middle School News

The Blanchard Middle School has published the Winter Blanchard Messenger Literary Magazine. It includes articles, stories, drawing, poems and more written by  many Blanchard students , To view the Blanchard Messenger  visit

Picture from the Crisafulli event. (courtesy - Patti Mason)

Picture from the Crisafulli event. (courtesy – Patti Mason)

Crisafulli Elementary School News

Correction: in the name of the school for the WBZ Weather Visit in the Westford Public Schools in March, 2016…. The School was Crisafulli Elementary School instead of Abbot Elementary School. Many thanks to the third grade team and PTO for arranging a visit from WBZ Meteorologists Barry Burbank and Terry Eliasen. The Crisafulli Elementary School had a morning full of weather enrichment and fun facts. They were part of the WBZ (Ch. 4) on Thursday, March 10th for a WBZ Weather Team shout-out. Terry Eliasen is a graduate of Westford Academy – Class of 1996