Archived News

Kindergarten registration
Kindergarten 2021-2022 - Don't forget to register!
Posted on 05/19/2021
Our intention is to have four full time Kindergarten classrooms for the 2021-2022 school year. We can't wait to meet your child!   READ MORE...
SMK May Calendar
Posted on 05/04/2021
Welcome to Kindergarten
Posted on 04/16/2021
SMK Principal's April Newsletter
SMK Principal's April Newsletter
Posted on 04/06/2021
School bus
Back to School 5 Days a Week!
Posted on 03/22/2021
Kindergarten and 1st grade will return full time on Monday, March 29th. 2nd and 3rd grade will return full time on Monday, April 5th. Click here for more details.   READ MORE...
Grade 3 MCAS update
Posted on 03/09/2021
100 days of school
Celebrating 100 days of Remote Learning!
Posted on 03/04/2021
Click here to see how 1st grade remote students celebrated the 100th day of school.  READ MORE...
SMK Preschool & Kindergarten Registration
Posted on 03/03/2021
Preschool and Kindergarten students enrolling in the 2021-2022 school year will be able to enroll online starting April 1, 2021.   READ MORE...
100 days of school
We Are 100 Days Smarter!
Posted on 03/03/2021
Click here to see how SMK celebrated the 100th day of school!  READ MORE...
Dr. Seuss
How is SMK celebrating National Reading Month?
Posted on 03/03/2021
Click here to see how SMK is celebrating the importance of reading during the month of March!   READ MORE...
SMK celebrates Black History Month!
Posted on 03/03/2021
Here is how SMK celebrated Black History Month! 
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SMK Celebrates 100 Days of School!
Posted on 02/26/2021
To celebrate being 100 days smarter, we are inviting our SMK community (both in person and virtual) to dress like they are 100 years old on Tuesday, March 2nd.  READ MORE...
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SMK Principal's February Newsletter
Posted on 02/11/2021
Ice Skating
SMK February Calendar
Posted on 02/04/2021
change notice
Remote-Hybrid School Day Modification
Posted on 01/08/2021
There will be a slight modification to your child’s remote-hybrid school days.   READ MORE...
picture retakes
SMK Picture Retakes - 12/14 & 12/17
Posted on 12/09/2020
SMK Principal's December Newsletter
Posted on 12/08/2020
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Baby and Toddler Sign Language Workshop
Posted on 12/02/2020
Information on a free workshop designed to support parents, grandparents and guardians of children from birth to kindergarten age.   READ MORE...
SMK December Calendar
Posted on 11/30/2020
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Display My Art Fundraiser
Posted on 11/02/2020
SMK PTO has joined with DMA once again for a great fundraiser!  READ MORE...
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SMK Virtual Open House
Posted on 10/16/2020
SMK's Virtual Open House will take place the week of October 19th-23rd. Click here for more details.  READ MORE...
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SMK Principal's Newsletter
Posted on 10/09/2020
SMK October Calendar
Posted on 10/07/2020
SMK - Online Resource Guide for Families
Posted on 10/02/2020
Early release
Early Release Reminder - Friday, October 2nd
Posted on 09/30/2020
SMK welcome back video
SMK Welcome Back Video!
Posted on 09/13/2020
Welcome Back SMK Friends! 
SMK and WMS Homeroom Assignments
Posted on 09/10/2020
Your child's homeroom assignment is available! Click here for more information!  READ MORE...
Back to school
Back to School Reminders!
Posted on 09/10/2020
school supplies
SMK Supply Lists
Posted on 08/25/2020
Attached are the school supply lists for SMK 
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Join us for the SMK Community Forum on Tuesday, August 11th at 6:30 p.m.
Posted on 08/10/2020
This is an opportunity to hear about our reopening plan and to ask any questions you may have.   READ MORE...
Attention Kindergarten Parents!
Posted on 07/15/2020
Open to view the process for registering your kindergartner and submitting the necessary paperwork   READ MORE...
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Non-tech Activity Ideas
Posted on 06/20/2020
Looking for ideas to keep your children busy this summer?  READ MORE...
challenge 11
Weekly Challenge Video #11
Posted on 06/12/2020
Grade 2 & 3 Recorder Practice by Mrs. Russell
Posted on 06/05/2020
ice cream
Giant Ice Cream Cones Video by Mrs. Kaisla
Posted on 06/05/2020
Soccer Video by Mr. Kalish
Posted on 06/05/2020
SMK Personal Item Pickup
Posted on 06/05/2020
SMK Parents - Come and pick-up your Student's Belongings! Click here for more details.  READ MORE...
challenge 10
Weekly Challenge Video #10
Posted on 06/05/2020
challenge 10
Principal's Weekly Challenge #10
Posted on 06/02/2020
Weekly Challenge Video #9
Posted on 05/29/2020
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Weekly videos from Mrs. Russell
Posted on 05/28/2020
Basketball with Mr. Kalish
Posted on 05/28/2020
Video demonstration for Kindergarten by Mr. Klumpp
Posted on 05/28/2020
This is a video demonstrating coding for Lesson 6 on Course A for kindergarten students  READ MORE...
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Principal's Weekly Challenge #9
Posted on 05/26/2020
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Weekly Challenge Video #8
Posted on 05/22/2020
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Course A Level 12 for first grade students
Posted on 05/20/2020
Explanation of Course A Level 12 for first grade students  READ MORE...
For Grade 1 - Environmental Art by Mrs. Kaisla
Posted on 05/18/2020
Environmental Art - Art from Nature 
challenge #8
Principal's Weekly Challenge #8
Posted on 05/18/2020
Butterflies for Preschoolers by Mrs. Kaisla
Posted on 05/18/2020
This goes with the lesson in the new packet.  READ MORE...
Basketball Video by Mr. Kalish
Posted on 05/18/2020
Grade 3 - Sarasponda Rhythm by Mrs. Russell
Posted on 05/17/2020
Kindergarten Online Registration is now open!
Posted on 05/15/2020
2020-2021 Kindergarten Online Registration is now open! 
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Week Challenge Video #7
Posted on 05/15/2020
Early Childhood Online Registration Now Open
Posted on 05/14/2020
The Ware Early Childhood Program online registration for the 2020-2021 school year is now open.  READ MORE...
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Principal's Weekly Challenge #7
Posted on 05/13/2020
For Grade 2 - Course C First Level of Puzzles
Posted on 05/13/2020
This video is for grade two students who have completed Course B in and are getting started in Course C. It reviews finding Course C and walks through some of the coding puzzles on the first level.  READ MORE...
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Brazilian Samba Dance by Mrs. Russell
Posted on 05/13/2020
This video is for Preschool - Grade 1 and optional for Grade 2-3  READ MORE...
challenge 6
Weekly Challenge Video #6
Posted on 05/08/2020
Kids Round Movement Activities with Mrs. Russell
Posted on 05/08/2020
Staying Active by Mr. Kalish
Posted on 05/08/2020
Grade 3 - Lesson 11 explanation by Mr. Klumpp
Posted on 05/05/2020
Video for Grade 3, explaining and demonstrating Lesson 11  READ MORE...
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Principal's Weekly Challenge #6
Posted on 05/04/2020
Spring Symmetrical Butterflies by Mrs. Kaisla
Posted on 05/04/2020
Included is a video of Mrs. Kailsa talking about symmetrical butterflies   READ MORE...
How to start a new coding course by Mr. Klumpp
Posted on 05/04/2020
student registration
Preschool and Kindergarten Registration Info.
Posted on 04/25/2020
we miss you
Hello from SMK...
Posted on 04/24/2020
A hello video from everyone at SMK 
Story time
Mr. Klumpp reading "Sneetches" by Dr. Seuss
Posted on 04/23/2020
Watch a video of our librarian, Mr. Klumpp, reading a story called "Sneetches" by Dr. Seuss  READ MORE...
Hearts for Helpers by Mrs. Kaisla
Posted on 04/23/2020
Mr. Klumpp reading "I'm Dirty" by Kate and Jim McMullan
Posted on 04/17/2020
Watch a video of our librarian, Mr. Klumpp, reading a story called "I'm Dirty" by Kate and Jim McMullan  READ MORE...
preschool registration
Early Childhood Program Registration Information
Posted on 04/16/2020
Registration for the Ware Early Childhood Program has been postponed due to Covid-19 and the school closure... Click here for more information.  READ MORE...
"Making a Story Sequence" by Mrs. Kaisla
Posted on 04/15/2020
Click here to view Mrs. Kaisla's weekly art video.  READ MORE...
Art Lesson from Ms Kaisla
Posted on 04/14/2020
SMK Character
SMK Character Assemby 042020
Posted on 04/07/2020
Caring for our Community 
SMK Student Work Packets
Posted on 04/04/2020
SMK Parents! Additional student work packets are available starting Friday, April 3rd - Friday, April 10th, 2020.   READ MORE...
Weekly Challenge Video #1
Posted on 03/30/2020

Coronavirus Update 03-16-2020
Posted on 03/16/2020
With the closing of the Ware Public Schools now through April 6th, I wanted to take this opportunity to assure you that faculty and staff have worked diligently to prepare materials and enrichment packets to help ensure learning stays alive and that all students have equitable access to curriculum. Hard copies of the packets are available to those who are unable to access our curriculum online or print at home.   READ MORE...
Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts is starting a new Daisy troop!
Posted on 03/09/2020
Is your girl interested in science, technology, the outdoors, and helping her community?  READ MORE...
SMK Basketball Tournament
Posted on 03/09/2020
Calling all SMK students, parents & teachers! 
Picture Day
Spring Picture Day is coming for SMK
Posted on 03/06/2020
Tuesday, March 24th & Thursday, March 26th 
March Calendar
Posted on 03/02/2020
Click here to view SMK's March calendar! 
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Ware Family Center - Play Group
Posted on 02/25/2020
Do you have a child 0-5 years old who is available to play on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday mornings?  READ MORE...
Cat in the hat
Family Literacy Night
Posted on 02/13/2020
Come celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday and Read Across America!  READ MORE...
Mobile Dentist
Mobile Dentist Visit
Posted on 02/10/2020
It's not too late to sign up... 
February Calendar
Posted on 01/31/2020
Click here to view SMK's February calendar! 
100 days of school
Help us celebrate our 100th day of school at SMK
Posted on 01/30/2020
February 6th is the 100th day of school here at SMK...  READ MORE...
Notes from Nurse Jen!
Posted on 01/22/2020
October Calendar
Posted on 10/03/2019
Click here to view SMK's October calendar! 
Trick or Treat
PTO's Trunk or Treat
Posted on 10/03/2019
The PTO invites SMK families to join us for Trunk or Treat Friday, October 18th from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Click here to view the flyer!  READ MORE...
School Supplies
SMK 2019-2020 School Supply Lists
Posted on 06/18/2019
Click here for school supply lists by grade level...  READ MORE...
Summer Reading
SMK Summer Reading
Posted on 06/17/2019
Our school would like to continue encourage our students to read over the summer months!  READ MORE...
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Grade 3 Step Up Day
Posted on 05/06/2019
3rd grade
Third grade is off to Boston!
Posted on 05/02/2019
Third grade is off to Boston for their field trip.  READ MORE...
Color Run Image
PTO Color Run 2019
Posted on 05/02/2019
The SMK Elementary School PTO hosted their PTO Color Run 2019 on this past Saturday April 27th  READ MORE...
Ms. Nicholas’ 3rd Grade Class Biography Showcase
Ms. Nicholas’ 3rd Grade Class Biography Showcase
Posted on 04/29/2019
SMK Book Fair
Posted on 04/22/2019
The Book Fair is happening all this week! 
Positive Parenting
Family/Parent Café
Posted on 04/22/2019
The Family/Café is tomorrow, Tues. April 23rd @ 5:30  READ MORE...
Music Notes
Arts & Music Showcase
Posted on 04/22/2019
Our Arts & Music Showcase is this Thursday, April 25th  READ MORE...
Clay Unit
Art News
Posted on 04/12/2019
Mrs. Lagimoniere's Second Grade class visited the High School Art room on Friday to enhance their clay unit  READ MORE...
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Positive Solutions Parent Cafe - CANCELATION
Posted on 04/08/2019
The Positive Solutions Parent Cafe scheduled for Tuesday, April 9th has been cancelled.  READ MORE...
Early Childhood
Preschool Enrollment Now Open!
Posted on 04/05/2019
Preschool enrollment is now open until April 26th 
Positive Parenting
Family/Parent Cafe
Posted on 03/25/2019
Family/Parent Cafe tomorrow- Tuesday March 26th @ 5:30 
Kindergarten Registration
2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration
Posted on 03/22/2019
Kindergarten registration for the 2019-2020 school year will be held on April 3rd & 4th   READ MORE...
Info Night
Ware Early Childhood Program Information Night
Posted on 03/15/2019
Please join us for an evening to learn about our integrated preschool experience in the Ware Public Schools.  READ MORE...
MCAS night for Grade 3 students only!
Posted on 03/11/2019
Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss Week!
Posted on 03/07/2019
Help us celebrate Dr. Seuss and the importance of reading every day!   READ MORE...
100th Day Penny Collection Results are in!
Posted on 03/07/2019
Thank you students and staff for your participation! 
2nd grade meteorologist
2nd grade Meteorologist visit with Dan Brown
Posted on 02/08/2019
A Big Thank You to Western Mass News Meteorologist Dan Brown!  READ MORE...
100th Day of School
We celebrated our 100th Day of School!
Posted on 02/07/2019
Positive Parenting
Positive Parenting Solutions Workshop!
Posted on 02/05/2019
Breakfast at SMK is FREE every day
Posted on 02/05/2019
Did you know that breakfast at SMK is FREE every day, for every child?  READ MORE...
Afterschool crew
The 21st Century Afterschool crew performance
Posted on 01/25/2019
100th day
Help us celebrate our 100th day at SMK
Posted on 01/23/2019
Help us celebrate our 100th day at SMK on Wednesday, January 30th  READ MORE...
CB Award
First Student Bus Co. Award
Posted on 01/17/2019
Second grade student, Chelsea Brown, received a special award from the First Student Bus Co.  READ MORE...
Positive Parenting Solutions Workshop
Positive Parenting Solutions Workshop
Posted on 01/09/2019
Come join us tomorrow, Thurs. January 10th, 8:45am  
Family Fun Color Run!
Family Fun Color Run!
Posted on 04/09/2018
Saturday, April 28 
Bullying Presentation Given to 3rd Graders!
Posted on 10/31/2016
Level One Status
Posted on 09/29/2016
Title I: Literacy Around the World Night
Title I : Literacy Around the World Night
Posted on 01/20/2016
Box Top Collection Dates
Posted on 01/04/2016
Half Day on January 15th
Posted on 01/04/2016
Banking at SMK in January
Posted on 01/04/2016
When Do I Keep My Child Home Due To Illness?
Posted on 09/01/2015