Family Pasta & Bingo Night

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Lenscrafters Donates Eye Glasses and Exams to Center School Students

On December 13th, several students received a free complete eye exam and were given the opportunity to choose a free pair of glasses, through a generous donation from Lenscrafters.

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Center School Clubs – Something for Everyone!

Is your child looking for a little something to do after school?  There’s something for everyone at Center AfterSchoolClubsSchool!  We have Lego Robotics, Robotics, Intramurals, No Cook Cooking Club, Spanish Club, Chess/Strategy Games Club, Craft Club, Art Club – and more!  Check our website for current offerings and contact your child’s teacher for a permission slip, for any club they might be interested in attending (some clubs are age group specific).

Something is Fishy at Center School

Students created their own unique fish to hang in “our aquarium”, embracing this year’s theme of ‘We May All be Different Fish, But in This School We Swim Together’.  The additional theme incorporated for this marking period was ‘Acceptance’.DifferentFish

Taste It Tuesday

TasteItTuesdayGetting children to try new food items is never an easy task.  The Center School has ‘Taste It Tuesday’, where something new is introduced during their lunch period, on Tuesdays.  Students are encouraged to take a sample and ‘taste it’.  You never know if you like it, until you try it!

Parents Night Out

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Grandparents Day

The Center School hosts its Grandparents Day in November.  This day and its activities are shared with many special grandparents who are able to join their grandchildren for the afternoon.  The students always enjoy sharing their grandparents (and their stories) with their classmates and teachers.


Halloween Fun Day!

Halloween Fun Day is a much anticipated tradition at The Center School.  Students enjoy a visit to Norz Hill Farm where they visit the animals and find their way through the corn maze.  After their fun-filled trip to the farm, they return to the school for pumpkin decorating and Halloween activities, all while dressed in their favorite costumes.HalloweenFunDay

Middle School Explorers Visit Turtle Back Zoo

TurtlebackZooCenter School middle school Explorers club took their first trip of the year and visited Turtle Back Zoo.  It was a cold, rainy day but the students had so much fun visiting the animals!

The school has two Explorers clubs, one for middle school and one for high school, which offer a monthly weekend excursion to those who would like to participate.  The purpose of the club is to further educate students on current and historical events and places, as well as developing social skills and peer connections.

Center School Students Enjoy the Benefits of a Snoezelen Room

SnoezlenThe Snoezelen room (also knows as a multisensory environment) is just one of Center School’s successful therapy practices.  This therapy can be used to calm and reduce agitation of an individual through the use of gentle light, soft/soothing sounds, relaxing smells and touch.