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New Haven, CT, Est. 1913

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Emily Guerrucci

Emily Guerrucci

5/6 Social Studies Teacher


College Major/Degree: Liberal Studies / Masters in Elementary Education / Masters in Special Education


College Attended: Southern Connecticut State University / University of St. Joseph


Fun Fact: I love the arts: painting, singing, drawing, shows, music, etc.


Favorite part about being an Environmental Studies School: I love that students get the opportunity to grow, learn, and care for our environment.


Favorite Quote: "She believed in dreams all right, but she also believed in doing something about them..." -Walt Disney

The 5th/6th grade are hosting, for Halle’s Hope, in
Warm Hands, Warm Heart
FAMILY NIGHT!
Date: Wednesday, February 10th
Time: 5:30-7:30
This is an event open to families and kids of all ages! We will be doing activities to “warm our hearts.” Some activities that will be offered are a Frozen Sing-a-long, Valentine’s Day Cards, Kissing Hand Activities, and much more!
Dinner will be provided!!! There is also a FREE Toy Raffle!!!
We are still collecting new or gently used
Gloves, Mittens, and Hats (and other winter items).
The 5th/6th grade are hosting, for Halle’s Hope, in
Warm Hands, Warm Heart
FAMILY NIGHT!
Date: Wednesday, February 10th
Time: 5:30-7:30
This is an event open to families and kids of all ages! We will be doing activities to “warm our hearts.” Some activities that will be offered are a Frozen Sing-a-long, Valentine’s Day Cards, Kissing Hand Activities, and much more!
Dinner will be provided!!! There is also a FREE Toy Raffle!!!
We are still collecting new or gently used
Gloves, Mittens, and Hats (and other winter items).
The 5th/6th grade are hosting, for Halle’s Hope, in
Warm Hands, Warm Heart
FAMILY NIGHT!
Date: Wednesday, February 10th
Time: 5:30-7:30
This is an event open to families and kids of all ages! We will be doing activities to “warm our hearts.” Some activities that will be offered are a Frozen Sing-a-long, Valentine’s Day Cards, Kissing Hand Activities, and much more!
Dinner will be provided!!! There is also a FREE Toy Raffle!!!
We are still collecting new or gently used
Gloves, Mittens, and Hats (and other winter items).
The 5th/6th grade are hosting, for Halle’s Hope, in
Warm Hands, Warm Heart
FAMILY NIGHT!
Date: Wednesday, February 10th
Time: 5:30-7:30
This is an event open to families and kids of all ages! We will be doing activities to “warm our hearts.” Some activities that will be offered are a Frozen Sing-a-long, Valentine’s Day Cards, Kissing Hand Activities, and much more!
Dinner will be provided!!! There is also a FREE Toy Raffle!!!
We are still collecting new or gently used
Gloves, Mittens, and Hats (and other winter items).
The 5th/6th grade are hosting, for Halle’s Hope, in
Warm Hands, Warm Heart
FAMILY NIGHT!
Date: Wednesday, February 10th
Time: 5:30-7:30
This is an event open to families and kids of all ages! We will be doing activities to “warm our hearts.” Some activities that will be offered are a Frozen Sing-a-long, Valentine’s Day Cards, Kissing Hand Activities, and much more!
Dinner will be provided!!! There is also a FREE Toy Raffle!!!
We are still collecting new or gently used
Gloves, Mittens, and Hats (and other winter items).

February Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 7 to 8
Spirit Day- February 5th- Football Friday
-Wear you favorite team's jersey in support of the Super Bowl. 
 
Spirit Week- February 8th-February 12th ( Black History Month/Pre-Break)
Monday, February 8th-Migration/Life Cycle T-shirt Day
 -Students will create t-shirt to either act as or report on an animals migration or plant/animal life cycle.
Tuesday, February 9thBlack History Hero Day
  - Dress as an influential black history hero!
Wednesday, February 10thWorkout Wednesday
   -Dress in your best workout gear!!!
Thursday, February 11thTwin Day 
   -Find a twin and dress alike! 
Friday, February 12thHearts, Pink, and Red
   - Show your love in honor of Valentine's day!

February Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 5 to 6
Spirit Day- February 5th- Football Friday
-Wear you favorite team's jersey in support of the Super Bowl. 
 
Spirit Week- February 8th-February 12th ( Black History Month/Pre-Break)
Monday, February 8th-Migration/Life Cycle T-shirt Day
 -Students will create t-shirt to either act as or report on an animals migration or plant/animal life cycle.
Tuesday, February 9thBlack History Hero Day
  - Dress as an influential black history hero!
Wednesday, February 10thWorkout Wednesday
   -Dress in your best workout gear!!!
Thursday, February 11thTwin Day 
   -Find a twin and dress alike! 
Friday, February 12thHearts, Pink, and Red
   - Show your love in honor of Valentine's day!

February Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 3 to 4
Spirit Day- February 5th- Football Friday
-Wear you favorite team's jersey in support of the Super Bowl. 
 
Spirit Week- February 8th-February 12th ( Black History Month/Pre-Break)
Monday, February 8th-Migration/Life Cycle T-shirt Day
 -Students will create t-shirt to either act as or report on an animals migration or plant/animal life cycle.
Tuesday, February 9thBlack History Hero Day
  - Dress as an influential black history hero!
Wednesday, February 10thWorkout Wednesday
   -Dress in your best workout gear!!!
Thursday, February 11thTwin Day 
   -Find a twin and dress alike! 
Friday, February 12thHearts, Pink, and Red
   - Show your love in honor of Valentine's day!

February Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 1 to 2
Spirit Day- February 5th- Football Friday
-Wear you favorite team's jersey in support of the Super Bowl. 
 
Spirit Week- February 8th-February 12th ( Black History Month/Pre-Break)
Monday, February 8th-Migration/Life Cycle T-shirt Day
 -Students will create t-shirt to either act as or report on an animals migration or plant/animal life cycle.
Tuesday, February 9thBlack History Hero Day
  - Dress as an influential black history hero!
Wednesday, February 10thWorkout Wednesday
   -Dress in your best workout gear!!!
Thursday, February 11thTwin Day 
   -Find a twin and dress alike! 
Friday, February 12thHearts, Pink, and Red
   - Show your love in honor of Valentine's day!

February Spirit Events

Posted by on in Pre-K and Kindergarten
Spirit Day- February 5th- Football Friday
-Wear you favorite team's jersey in support of the Super Bowl. 
 
Spirit Week- February 8th-February 12th ( Black History Month/Pre-Break)
Monday, February 8th-Migration/Life Cycle T-shirt Day
 -Students will create t-shirt to either act as or report on an animals migration or plant/animal life cycle.
Tuesday, February 9thBlack History Hero Day
  - Dress as an influential black history hero!
Wednesday, February 10thWorkout Wednesday
   -Dress in your best workout gear!!!
Thursday, February 11thTwin Day 
   -Find a twin and dress alike! 
Friday, February 12thHearts, Pink, and Red
   - Show your love in honor of Valentine's day!

February Spirit Events

Posted by on in Latest News
Spirit Day- February 5th- Football Friday
-Wear you favorite team's jersey in support of the Super Bowl. 
 
Spirit Week- February 8th-February 12th  (Black History Month/Pre-Break)
Monday, February 8th-Migration/Life Cycle T-shirt Day
 -Students will create t-shirt to either act as or report on an animals migration or plant/animal life cycle.
Tuesday, February 9thBlack History Hero Day
  - Dress as an influential black history hero!
Wednesday, February 10thWorkout Wednesday
   -Dress in your best workout gear!!!
Thursday, February 11thTwin Day 
   -Find a twin and dress alike! 
Friday, February 12thHearts, Pink, and Red
   - Show your love in honor of Valentine's day!

January Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 7 to 8
 In January we have 1 spirit day this month based around the theme of Winter Wonderland. We will be celebrating with assemblies this month for MLK and have a spirit day NEXT month. Please remember to keep sending in hats and gloves forWarm Hands, Warm Hearts! 
Spirit Day- January 19th- Winter Wonderland
- Dress like snow! Feel free to add a few snowflakes to your outfit

January Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 5 to 6
 In January we have 1 spirit day this month based around the theme of Winter Wonderland. We will be celebrating with assemblies this month for MLK and have a spirit day NEXT month. Please remember to keep sending in hats and gloves forWarm Hands, Warm Hearts! 
Spirit Day- January 19th- Winter Wonderland
- Dress like snow! Feel free to add a few snowflakes to your outfit

January Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 3 to 4
 In January we have 1 spirit day this month based around the theme of Winter Wonderland. We will be celebrating with assemblies this month for MLK and have a spirit day NEXT month. Please remember to keep sending in hats and gloves forWarm Hands, Warm Hearts! 
Spirit Day- January 19th- Winter Wonderland
- Dress like snow! Feel free to add a few snowflakes to your outfit

January Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 1 to 2
 In January we have 1 spirit day this month based around the theme of Winter Wonderland. We will be celebrating with assemblies this month for MLK and have a spirit day NEXT month. Please remember to keep sending in hats and gloves forWarm Hands, Warm Hearts! 
Spirit Day- January 19th- Winter Wonderland
- Dress like snow! Feel free to add a few snowflakes to your outfit

January Spirit Events

Posted by on in Pre-K and Kindergarten
 In January we have 1 spirit day this month based around the theme of Winter Wonderland. We will be celebrating with assemblies this month for MLK and have a spirit day NEXT month. Please remember to keep sending in hats and gloves forWarm Hands, Warm Hearts! 
Spirit Day- January 19th- Winter Wonderland
- Dress like snow! Feel free to add a few snowflakes to your outfit

January Spirit Events

Posted by on in Latest News
 In January we have 1 spirit day this month based around the theme of Winter Wonderland. We will be celebrating with assemblies this month for MLK and have a spirit day NEXT month. Please remember to keep sending in hats and gloves forWarm Hands, Warm Hearts! 
Spirit Day- January 19th- Winter Wonderland
- Dress like snow! Feel free to add a few snowflakes to your outfit

Warm Hands, Warm Heart

Posted by on in Latest News

The 5th/6th grade enrichment classes are participating, for Halle’s Hope, in Warm Hands, Warm Hearts.

We are collecting new or gently used Gloves, Mittens, and Hats.

However, all warm winter items are welcome.

We will be collecting items from now until the end of January.

On February 10th, look forward to more information about a family engagement night related to our drive.

December Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 7 to 8

 December Spirit Events

Spirit Week- December 14th-December 18th

Monday, December 14th- Mustache Monday or Crazy Hair Day!

- Wear your best mustache or make crazy hair this day!  

Tuesday, December 15th- Holiday Headwear

 - Wear your best holiday head wear! Be creative!!!

Wednesday, December 16thCrazy Sock Day

 -Wear your craziest socks! 

Thursday, December 17th- Winter Pajama Day

-Wear a cozy pair of pajamas today! Don't wear slippers to and from school, carry them please. 

Friday, December 18th- Ugly Sweater Day

 -The Barnard classic! Rock your ugly frock on this day! 

December Spirit Events

Posted by on in Grades 5 to 6

 December Spirit Events

Spirit Week- December 14th-December 18th

Monday, December 14th- Mustache Monday or Crazy Hair Day!

- Wear your best mustache or make crazy hair this day!  

Tuesday, December 15th- Holiday Headwear

 - Wear your best holiday head wear! Be creative!!!

Wednesday, December 16thCrazy Sock Day

 -Wear your craziest socks! 

Thursday, December 17th- Winter Pajama Day

-Wear a cozy pair of pajamas today! Don't wear slippers to and from school, carry them please. 

Friday, December 18th- Ugly Sweater Day

 -The Barnard classic! Rock your ugly frock on this day! 

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