The lunch and breakfast menus for March are now available. Click here or go to Lunch Calendar under News and Calendars for a printable copy.
Dear Glenburn Community Members,
Please join me in congratulating Diane Norris for her recent nomination by the Penobscot Regional Advisory Board of Special Education Directors for the Maine Special Education Professional of the Year Award.
The MADSEC Executive Committee will be choosing the finalist on May 6th, 2016, and we are so proud to have an outstanding candidate nominated unanimously at our recent regional board meeting.
This is an incredible honor for Diane Norris and the Glenburn School Department.
We need statements of support from professional colleagues, personal references, students, and community members. Anybody interested in writing a letter in support of Diane can submit them to me in the Special Services Department. These letters will have a huge impact on the selection committee and are due to me by Friday, March 18th.
The selection criteria for this great honor includes:
- Outstanding contributions to education and/or success as a special education professional
- Demonstration of an awareness of current educational developments by utilizing programs that are viable, innovative, and successful
- Demonstration of endeavor to grow professionally by attending workshops, conferences, graduate classes, and seminars
- Involvement in the community
- Involvement in writing grants and implementing new programs
- Regular involvement on school committees and demonstration of leadership role
- Involvement in staff development for regular education and/or special education staff
- Number of years of service
Method of Recognition:
The recipient of this award will receive special recognition and an engraved plaque at the MADSEC Annual Awards Dinner
Please support our incredible candidate, Diane Norris, for this GREAT honor.
Kimberly Bennett, M.Ed., C.A.S.
Director of Special Services
Any Glenburn resident interested in serving on the Glenburn School Board can pick up an application form at the Glenburn Town Office.
Applications need to be filed no later than January 12, 2016.
Interviews for this position will be held on January 13, 2016.
The Glenburn School Board
The Glenburn School Board meeting will be live streamed on Youtube tonight starting at 7 PM. The stream can be accessed at http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_ciGJ_ce-DQwtE6qshnKoQ/live.
Glenburn Wellness is providing a Parents Night Out on January 23rd giving you the opportunity to take a well-deserved break. Make plans to go out to dinner, a movie or even just enjoy a night at home with no kids!
The Night Out runs from 5pm to 9pm. The cost is $10 per child, with an additional $5 for each sibling. More information can be found in the registration form below.
Slots are limited. Please get the registration form linked below in to Heidi Thayer ASAP to hold your spot. If you have any questions you can contact Heidi at firstname.lastname@example.org or 947-8769 ext. 344.
Glenburn PTF and the Glenburn Education Association would like to invite you to Santa’s Breakfast and Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 12 from 8 AM to 11 AM. Have your photo taken with Santa, enjoy holiday music performed by Volunteer Band students and the 5-8 Chorus, carols performed by the Glenburn Girl Scouts, and visit the GEA Holiday Craft Fair. Crafts are made by Glenburn students, teachers, and friends, of which all proceeds go to their individual classrooms.
Cost for Breakfast
Adults – $4.00
Students – $3.00
Family – $12.00
You can save $1.00 from the cost of your meal by donating a non-perishable food item(s) for our school backpack program.
Cost for Pictures with Santa
$1.00 per session (pictures will be received by email)
On the evening of the 12th, join us for a showing of The Polar Express. This is a free event presented by the Glenburn PTF. Check out the flier below for more information.