Mill Pond 6th Graders End School Year with Major Projects

Mill Pond 6th Graders End School Year with Major Projects

Each year, all three of the 6th grade teams at Mill Pond partake in an Interdisciplinary Project that integrates the study of ELA, math, science, and social studies. Using the Massachusetts Frameworks and the National Common Core Standards as the framework for the Interdisciplinary Project, students engaged in a rigorous, engaging, and authentic experience that […]

Tech Squad Demonstrates iPad as Learning Tool

iPad technology use in Mill Pond School was on full display on Thursday, May 12, 2016 thanks to 6th grade students in the Tech Squad at Mill Pond School.  Guided by teacher and advisor Stephanie Garrett, these students ran an entire technology evening for parents – including a slide show about technology integration at Mill Pond […]

Gibbons Transition Night for 2016-2017 School Year

Gibbons Transition Night for 2016-2017 School Year

ICYMI, here is the link to the Tues Apr 26 transition presentation for 6th and 7th grade parents (whose children will be going into 7th and 8th grade this coming fall).  Watch the meeting here.  The goal of the evening was to provide information about next year’s academic program as well as the phasing of the Repair […]

6 School Bands Impress at Band-o-Rama!

Musical talents were on full display as bands from 5th grade through high school performed on Tuesday, November 17th at this year’s Band-o-Rama. The event was held at WHS and featured the Mill Pond 5th grade band, Mill Pond 6th grade band, Gibbons Wind Ensemble, Gibbons Concert Band, WHS Symphonic Band and WHS Concert Band. […]

Happy Diwali!

Happy Diwali to all those celebrating this “festival of lights,” an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in the autumn (in the northern hemisphere) every year. Diwali is one of the largest and brightest festivals in India. Here’s a clip that is a throwback to last year’s awesome Mill Pond Diwali celebration!