PTG Highlights: PTG Meeting 3/1, Book Fair + Dr. Seuss Family Night, Geography Quest, Yearbook

PTG Meeting, Wednesday, March 1st @ 9:30 AM

Please join us for our monthly PTG Meeting on Wednesday, March 1 at 9:30am in the Alcott office conference room.  If you cannot be there, the PTG has set up a conference call #.  Check the Thursday Owl for instructions to dial in.

Book Fair + Dr. Seuss Family Night:  

The Book Fair is open this week starting Monday 12-4, Tuesday 9-1, Wednesday 9-4, Thursday 9-3:30 and 6:30-8:00PM, and closes Friday 9-4. Calling all volunteers! We are still looking for helpers. Click this link to volunteer Book Fair Volunteer Sign Up & Classroom Visit Schedule. Consult the schedule to see when your child's visit will be.  

Dr. Seuss Family Night:  Let’s have some fun! Come celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday on Thursday, March 2nd, 6-8pm. Dress up as your favorite Dr. Seuss character! Win a prize! We will have Guest Readers and a Character Parade in the Music Room 6:00-6:30. Door prizes! The Book Fair will also be open for shopping 6:30-8:00pm. Come out and support our school! Pick up a book or two for your favorite teachers! 

Geography Quest - Due March 3rd

Need another copy of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World Geography Quest? Download HERE. Remember this Quest is for Fun! Your child is encouraged to answered as many as he or she can. Full completion is not required (or expected by all) to submit and get a PRIZE!  Learn about even 1 Wonder and increase your knowledge bank.  Quests are due to your teacher or Library by Friday March 3rd. 

2016/2017 Alcott Yearbook

It’s Time to Order Your 2017 Alcott Yearbook!  Cost for each yearbook is:

$28.00 if ordered by 3/17
$31.50 if ordered by 4/7
$35.00 if ordered by 4/28

The final deadline to purchase a 2017 yearbook is April 28, 2017.  

For your convenience you can use the fast, easy on-line system:

  1. Visit
  2. Move the cursor to Yearbook.  Click on Yearbook Order from the drop down menu.
  3. Order window – Enter the School Password: hello bronson (all lower case with the space). Click bubble for on-line ordering.
  4. Follow directions on website.  Please select your child’s teacher and homeroom from the pull-down menu.

If possible, please use the website to order. It is easy and you can pay by credit card. There are options to customize each yearbook when ordering online only!  For families who prefer to pay by check, follow the instructions for Mail-In Order online or use the instructions here.  Make your check payable to “Coffee Pond”, include your student’s name, teacher name and homeroom and a phone number in case we need to contact you.  Mail or drop off your check and student information to the Alcott School Office, Attn: Twito, Alcott Yearbook, 93 Laurel St, Concord, MA 01742.

If you have any questions, please email:

THE ALCOTT YEARBOOK NEEDS YOUR PHOTOS! Please submit any photos you would like to be included by March 31st to  Email photos at the highest resolution possible.