Upcoming Parent Association Events

Parent Association Open Meeting, Tuesday, 9/19, 8:15 a.m., Shaller Campus
Learn about plans for theyear and how you can get involved. Brainstorm new ideas. All are welcome! Coffee and snacks will be served.

Back-to-School Night Race You to the Pub!
After the end of each Back-to-School Night, join other Schechter parents for drinks, snacks or just schmoozing. Check the Shavuon and PA Facebook page for details.

Gan Shelanu, Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Sukkah Party, Wednesday, 10/10,
5:30-7 p.m., Shaller Campus Sukkah
Meet your new friends for treats in the Sukkah. Bring a dairy of pareve dinner and a blanket. Dessert will be provided. Rain or shine!

Fall Family Hike, Sunday, 10/22, 11:30 a.m., Location TBD
Get outside and enjoy nature with your children and fellow Schechter families.

Grade 1 Mom's Night Out, Wednesday, 10/25
Details to follow.

Family Social Action Project, Sunday, TBD Winter
Details to follow.

Grade 1 Parent Social, Saturday, 11/4
Details to follow.

Book Fair, Monday-Friday, 11/6-11/10
Lower School: Monday-Tuesday, 11/6-11/7
Upper School: Wednesday-Thursday, 11/8-11/9
Our librarians and parent volunteers will help your child select appropriate books. You are welcome to join your children and make selections of your own and to volunteer.

Third Annual Shabbat Across Schechter, Friday, 11/10 and Saturday, 11/11
The PA is encouraging all families to share Shabbat - whether for Friday night dinner, Saturday lunch or Havdallah - with a family they haven't had over before. Join us as we participate in thsi community-wide event.

Havdallah Movie and Family Fun Night, Saturday, 11/18, 6:30-9 p.m.,
Shoolman Campus
Make Havdallah even more special by celebrating with fellow Schechter families and top it off with fun, age-appropriate family movies, mahjongg, poker, gym games, and, of course, popcorn.

Moms' Night at the Mikveh, Tuesday, 2/1, 7:30 p.m., Mayyim Hayyim,
1860 Washington Street, Newton
Join other Schechter moms for a night of learning and community.

Spring Parent Association Open Meeting, Date TBD
All are welcome! Brainstorm and plan for the spring. Begin nominations for 2018-19 positions. Coffee and snacks will be served.

Passover Vacation Movie, Tuesday, 4/3, 10 a.m.,
West Newton Cinema, 1296 Washington Street, Newton
Meet up with friends to watch a family movie. Kosher for Passover snacks provided.

Faculty/Staff Appreciation Week, Monday-Friday, 5/7-5/11
Celebrate our amazing faculty and staff with treats, surprised and notes of support and appreciation.

Family Table Delivery, Sunday, TBD, Spring, JF&CS, 1430 Main Street, Waltham
Pack and deliver groceries for families in need.

Sports Games - Red Sox, Bruins, and/or Harlem Globetrotters, Dates TBD

Spring Race You to the Playground, Fridays, 5/18, 5/25, 6/1, 6/8 and 6/15, 3 p.m.,
Shaller Campus, Josie's Park
Drop by the Shaller Campus Playground to play and schmooze.

Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, Sunday 6/3, 6 p.m.
Enjoy dinner and celebrate with volunteers who have helped with various PA-sponsored activities throughout the year.

Schechter's 2nd Annual Fun Run, Sunday, 6/17, 9-11 a.m., Shoolman Campus
Join Schechter families, alumni, faculty and staff for a morning of bouncy houses, music, vendors, face painting and, of course, exercise. Details to follow.

School's Out Celebration, Wednesday, 6/20, 12 p.m., Location TBD
Put off saying goodbye a little longer and join your Schechter friends for an end-of-year school-wide celebration. Details to follow.

Faculty/Staff Appreciation Breakfast, Thursday, 6/21
Help organize or volunteer to help with a buffet-style breakfast for faculty and staff to acknowledge all they do throughout the school year.

Look in the Shavuon, the monthly PA Newsletter from your Grade Reps and on the PA Facebook Page during the school-year for additional PA events for adults and families!

Complete School Calendar




"I am beyond pleased with the warmth of the Schechter community." - Schechter parent

Gan Shelanu
125 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459
P: 617-796-5500
F: 617-796-5571
E: info@ssdsboston.org
Shaller Campus - Lower School
Gosman Building
60 Stein Circle, Newton, MA 02459
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Marcus Building
125 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459
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