"Dear incoming Higgins Middle School 6th, 7th and 8th graders & families: In just a few short months we will be moving into our new state-of- the-art Higgins Middle School. One aspect of the new school that we are especially excited about is the 1:1 Chromebook Initiative. Every student at Higgins Middle School will be issued a Chromebook to use at school and at home. Read MORE by clicking on the headline above.
Monday through Thursday from 12:00 to 1:00 pm, free lunch will be served at the Peabody Institute Library, 82 Main Street. The library's Summer Food Service Program is sponsored by Haven from Hunger, DESE and the USDA.
Aimed at Peabody Public School students of all ages, the free tutoring program is is called the Peabody Volunteer Tutoring Organization, which was created by PVMHS alumni attending college. Tutoring is offered for six subjects: English, Math, Science, Social Studies, SAT preparations and AP preparations. Monday through Thursday from 9 am to 4 pm. Click on the headline above to register.
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.