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Welcome to Grafton Public Schools
Welcome to Grafton Public Schools


30 Providence Rd.
Grafton, MA 01519
Ph.  508.839.5421
Fax 508.839.7618




Dr. James Cummings, Superintendent
cummingsj@grafton.k12.ma.us

Ms Tracey Calo, Assistant Superintendent
calot@grafton.k12.ma.us

Click graphic to access the Superintendent's Blog!
District/School Email Lists and Emergency Notifications
The School District is transitioning its bulk email and emergency call systems to PowerAnnouncement by AlertSolutions, a Pearson ISV partner with PowerSchool.

All parents can login to Powerschool and update information including email addresses, phone numbers and emergency contact information. 

Click here for information to create Parent Single Sign-on accounts, to setup PowerAnnouncement preferences, and to change demographic information.

Click here for additional information on PowerAnnouncement.

For PowerSchool Parent Single-Sign-On account directions, click here.

Community members who wish to receive the Superintendent's Newsletter emails, can sign up here.
District Announcements
School Calendar Change Last Day Of School June 24, 2014
The Grafton School Committee has reset the last day of the 2013-2014 school year to Tuesday, June 24th. The 24th will be an early release day.  If we do have any additional cancellations we will have to extend the school year accordingly. 
 
As a reminder, this Friday, March 14th is an early release day for students. The times for the early release are as follows:
 
GHS & GMS 10:20; NSES 10:55; MSES 11:25; NGES & SGES 12:00
School Choice Procedures SY 2014-2015
The Grafton Public Schools will accept applications for a limited number of “seats” for non-resident students exclusively under the state’s School Choice Law.  The number of “seats” available has not yet been determined; seats will be available in grades one through nine.
  • Applications for School Choice may be obtained by contacting the Central Office, 30 Providence Rd. Grafton MA 01519, telephone (508) 839-5421 or by email at leofantil@grafton.k12.ma.us .  A copy of the application can be downloaded from the link below.
  • Applications for School Choice will be accepted by the Superintendent of Schools, via the U.S. Postal Service only between March 17 – April 4, 2014.
  • Applications received with a postmark after April 4, 2014 will be placed on a waiting list in the order in which they are received.
Applications should be addressed to:
Office of the Superintendent of Schools
School Choice
30 Providence Rd.
Grafton, MA 01519
  • Admission will be determined by lottery, on a random basis, if number of applicants exceeds the number of available seats.
  • Students accepted for admission to the Grafton Public Schools will be notified by May 2, 2014. TRANSPORTATION TO/FROM SCHOOL IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PARENT.  SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORTATION IS NOT AN AVAILABLE OPTION.
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2014-2015 Calendar Adopted By School Committee
At the February 10, 2014 meeting the School Committee adopted the school calendar for the 2014-2015 school year.  All dates have been added to the District Calendar on the website.  A PDF of the claendar is available in the "Calendars" dropdown or from the link below.

SPED PAC Opens Nominations for - 2014 Everyday Hero Award
 Grafton Public Schools
Special Education Parent Advisory Council


2014 EVERYDAY HERO AWARDS

May 1, 2014
Grafton High School Auditorium
 
Here is your opportunity to recognize and show appreciation for the individuals that have made a difference in the life of a child with special needs. 
 

~ Every Day Heroes Make Things Happen ~
 
This prestigious award is for any individual who has made a significant contribution in enhancing the life of a student with special needs.  Examples include someone who goes above and beyond to support inclusion, ease daily transitions, keep the student safe, adapt the school curriculum, support their unique learning style or enhance the social aspect of a student with special needs.  In the past, bus drivers, teachers, cafeteria workers, paraprofessionals, specials teachers (media, art, P.E., music), those in support positions, students, and community employees have been nominated.
 
Every person nominated is a winner and receives an award.
 
To nominate an individual, please fill out the form on the reverse side and return to any school office, griffkoom@verizon.net, or fax 508-425-7486 by Monday, March 24, 2014
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