Reminders and Videos

April 7, 2020

Dear Families:

What a beautiful spring day!  While we know everyone wants to get outside, please remember that the school campuses are closed in order to promote social distancing.  

The schools continue to reach out to students in multiple ways!

We are having fun on social media!  Teachers at Thoreau and CCHS are sharing personal messages and photos.  @concocrdcarlislehs @thoreauelementaryconcord

Concord Middle school is greeted by people of note every morning.  Earlier this week, Concord resident and author Gregory Maguire, had the honors:

The Alcott teachers made a video to tell their students that they miss them:

Thank you!  All of the thank you notes to Emerson and first responders are assembled in this video and were shared with Emerson directly:

I am thrilled to share the many great things happening in our schools.  That said, it is a very difficult time for some.  Please keep those directly impacted by illness in your thoughts.




Upcoming Events:

Virtual Coffee with the Superintendent and District Leaders

Friday, April 10 3 p.m.


CCHS Guidance Meeting

The Adjustment Hour: A discussion with the Adjustment Counselors from the CCHS Guidance & Counseling Department.

1:00 Thursday, April 9th.

In this hour-long zoom meeting, counselors will be presenting about adjusting to these challenging times.  In light of the shutdowns and the growing COVID-19 crisis, this will be an open discussion with parents with the intent of offering support and guidance.  Positive strategies and information about resiliency will be presented. Come with questions, concerns, or just a wish to connect with our school adjustment counselors and other members of the community.


Kelli Kirshtein, MSW, LICSW, Adjustment Counselor, Network Program, Program Coordinator

Daniel Simone, Ed.D., LMHC, Adjustment Counselor, Lighthouse Student Support Center, Program Coordinator

Moderator: Alison Nowicki, Ed.D., Department Chair

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

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