Fiske Families,

There will be no school tomorrow in honor of Veteran’s Day. Thank you to all veterans for serving our country. A special thanks to Mrs. Verret and Mr. Chips who both served in the Army.


Mrs. McGregor will be hosting the first Coffee with the Principal Zoom meeting on Friday, November 17th at 8:45 a.m.  Coffee with the principal is a time to meet other parents, and chat with the principal. Questions and ideas are always welcome.  The Zoom meeting link will be sent on Wednesday morning.  




The Fiske Turkey Trot will be held on Wednesday, November 23rd at 8:45 a.m. on the  back field.  As a part of our Turkey Trot, we are asking families to donate one item to the Wellesley Food Pantry. Your child can bring the item to school during the week of November 21st-23rd The list of most needed items is below. Thank you for your support.


  • Canned pineapple 

  • Soups (all types); chicken broth and/or stock – in cartons, low or no salt

  • Baking mixes: pancakes, waffles, and other breakfast mixes; any dessert baking mixes

  • Peanut butter – creamy or crunchy, 16 oz. size

  • Almond or soy milk – unsweetened, shelf-stable in cartons

  • Raisins

  • Canned green beans or and beets – low or no salt

  • Boxed mac & cheese

  • Crackers and cookies

  • Nuts

  • Spices – all types

  • Laundry detergent

  • Dishwashing liquid 

  • Girls’ Pull-ups – sizes 5T-6T


Have a lovely weekend!


Important Dates:


  • Friday, November 11th-Veterans’ Day- No School

  • Tuesday, November 15th-4th Grade Geology walk – 9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.

  • Tuesday, November 15th – METCO Late Day

  • Thursday, November 17th – Coffee with the Principal by  Zoom – 8:45a.m.-9:45 a.m.

  • Wednesday, November 23rd – 8:45 -Turkey Trot 

  • Thursday, November 24th-Friday, November 25th – No School Thanksgiving Break

  • Monday, November 28th- No School Professional Day for WPS Teachers

  • Wednesday, December 7th- METCO Stay Day

  • Thursday, December 8th- Picture Retake /Sibling Photo Day

  • Wednesday, December 14th- Chorus, Band and Orchestra Concert – 8:45a.m.

  • Thursday, December 15th- PTO Meeting -6:30-7:30

  • Tuesday, December 20th -METCO Late Day

  • Monday, December 26th-Monday, January 2nd- Winter Break





Thursday Fiske News 11/10/2022
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