We're ending the year doing great things!

posted Jun 4, 2019, 6:23 PM by Mary Beth Donovan-Grassi

The last month at the Tenney has been busy! Here are some of the great things that happened:

  • One hundred percent of our students who were set to take the MCAS did! Thank you to parents, staff and students for the tremendous team effort. And thank  you to our PTO and Food Services staff for providing breakfast on testing days.

  • The band and chorus hosted two great concerts to end the year because of Mr. Fulks and Ms. Harrison.

  • Our sixth grader met with Bessie the dog, her owner and author  of Be Like Bessie  Thomas Farmen to learn some lessons about optimism. Ms. Devendorf arranged the visit.

  • Almost 30 new members were inducted into the Junior National Honor Society. Advisor Meg McCarty coordinated the event.

  • Our Girls on the Run completed a 5k. And their teachers ran with them! Congratulations to everyone, including the advisors Megan Choate, Sarah Hudon and Lexi Zambino.

  • Our second graders learned about owls in a special assembly that included the amazing birds.

  • Bruins Spirit Week featured a make-a-Stanley Cup competition. Plenty of  aluminum foil was put to use. Mrs. Morin’s class won the competition. Our  resident Bruins fan, Ms. Barnhart organized..

  • Our Peer Leaders  and Student Council marched in the Memorial Day Parade.

  • Our  Upper School students spent a Friday night at  the movies. Mrs. Gravell, our student council l advisor coordinated.

  • The Little Mermaid, a production of the Tenney Drama Club was a huge success. Our talented students were  directed by Mr. Connelly, Ms. Rossi and Ms. Harrison.

  • We celebrated Red Nose Day by bring in items for our Backpack Program.

Thank you to everyone who contributed to a successful, safe and happy school year at the Tenney!  We look forward to seeing our students at the annual back to School Picnic set for August 20, 5 to 7 pm.