Beginning December 7, Grade 7 students will visit the Higgins Library to experience drag and drop coding using their chromebook and games designed for Hour of Code. Also, learn about TAPP- the Teen App Programming Project, and the Peabody Institute Library Creativity Lab's brand-new coding club for teens in grades 6-12!
On Tuesday, December 20 the Burke School will present their annual "Big Winter Concert" All students in grades K-2 will perform beginning at 9:15. Students in Grades 3-5 will begin performing at 10:30.The performance is open for families to attend during their child's designated grade level time. We look forward to seeing you here!
The Bay State Textiles Recycling Rebate Program is happening through out the Peabody Public Schools; collection boxes have been installed at each school. The focus of the program is to spread awareness to the problem of textile waste while generating revenue for the schools. The program offers a rebate of $100 per ton for the textiles collected. The beneficiary of the rebate will be the individual school PTO's.
The rebate checks are disbursed monthly for the month prior. The checks are done on line and have to be cashed with in ninety days or the check is returned to Bay State Textiles so please make your school office aware that the checks will be coming and cash the check in a timely manner.