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Understanding Growth on the MCAS Parent Report

Click here to download the tutorial*.

*Please note you will be leaving the Ware Public Schools website and going to the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Last updated: September 7, 2010


MANAGEMENT PLAN AVAILABILITY NOTIFICATION

To: Staff and Parents/Guardians of the Ware Public Schools

From: Ware Public Schools, 239 West Street, Ware, MA 01082

THIS NOTIFICATION IS REQUIRED BY THE ASBESTOS HAZARD EMERGENCY RESPONSE ACT (AHERA .40 CFR PART 763 OF TITLE II OF THE TOXIC SUBSTANCE CONTROL ACT)

Asbestos management plans have been developed for the following list of educational facilities which have asbestos containing material present.  These plans are available and accessible to the public at each individual facility main office as well as at the Superintendent’s Office.

Educational Facility

Stanley M. Koziol Elementary School, 4 Gould Road

Ware Middle School, 239 West Street


Information from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health - August 27, 2010

Clickto download information for coaches, athletic directors and parentsabout the new law regarding sports-related head injury and concussions:

Click to download the new law on sports - related to head injuries.

Influenza Information for Parents August, 2010
(click below to download)


VACCINATIONS FOR ADULTS - You're never too old to to get immunized!!


Fire Safety Materials

Click below to download each document.

Calendar of Fire Safety
Fire Prevention in Schools
Making A Map: Exit Drills in the Home
Prevent Fires Due to Children Playing with Lighters and Matches
Prevent Candle Fires Follow the Circle of Safety
Smoke Alarms Save Lives!
Major Storm Safety
Hot Liquids Burn Like Fire


“Child Find”

Ware Public Schools accepts referrals, provides special education evaluations, and develops and implements Individualized Education Programs (IEP’s) for private school students whose parents live in Ware and for students who attend a private school in Ware.    If you have a student for whom you have concerns regarding academic progress, behavior, social skills, fine or gross motor skills, speech or language skills, vision, hearing, mental and/or physical health, please call the Department of Special Education at 413-967-7261 for more information.


How music education can improve reading skills

Click here to read this article featured in ScienceDaily.


Do you have a child under 5?
Click here to download important information regarding WIC and Supplemental Nutrition Assistant Program (SNAP).

Click here to download WIC/SNAP outreach materials form


Click here to download the Ware Public School Choice Application

To find additional district documents please see the Resources section of this website, then select the District Documents from the left hand column.


2-Hour Delay

Parents and students please note that breakfast is not served when the district has a 2-hour delay.


IMPORTANT Information for Parents and Students

What is a Competency Determination (CD), and what are the new requirements?
Click on the link below for Questions and Answers regarding these new requirements. http://www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/2008/workshop/epp_qa.pdf

What is an Educational Proficiency Plan (EPP)?
Click below for important information. http://www.doe.mass.edu/news/news.asp?id=4173
- July 2008


A Parent's Guide to the Teen Brain®

For more information please visit http://www.drugfree.org/teenbrain/index.html


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