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A Candid Conversation About Navigating Morse and Beyond

4/13/2023 10:20 pm

You're invited to a special IN PERSON event. 

Hear from a panel of experienced Morse parents / caregivers about their experiences and guidance. Most panelists have at least one middle schooler as well as current Morse student(s) of varying ages. 

 

WHEN: Thursday, May 4 at 6 pm

WHERE: Morse School Library

 

Snacks will be provided.

Babysitting requires RSVP in advance. 

 

 RSVP Now 

 

ANTICIPATED TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION

  • Transition to PAUS (or other middle schools)
  • Extracurriculars in 3rd-5th grades
  • Homework
  • Camp / After school
  • Advocating effectively
  • Whatever is on your mind!

MEET THE PANELISTS

💙 Caleb HH has been a Morse parent for 7 years. His oldest started in K and graduated last year (now in 6th). He has a current kindergartener and 3rd grader. 

💛 Colette P. has been a Morse parent for 2 years, after recently moving to Cambridge. She has 3 kids - 7th, 5th, and 3rd grades. 

💙 Matt C. is a Cambridge native and Morse School alumni! He has also been a Morse parent for - carry the one - too many years to count. He has 2 kids who both started at Morse in preschool; one is currently in 7th grade at PAUS and the other in 4th grade. 

💛 Nuria JC has been a Morse parent for 6 years. Born and raised in Spain, she was unfamiliar with the public school system in the US at first, but she has learned a lot and is getting tons of support from the community. Her 7th grader is a PAUS and she has a 3rd grader at Morse.

💙 Shannon F. has two kids - one in 8th grade at PAUS and one in 10th grade at CRLS. She was also President of FMS for 3 years and has been Chair at PAFA (Putnam Ave Family Association) for the last 3 years. We are grateful to have Shannon join our panel as a parent alumni to provide a glimpse of our future at CPS!

 

We are fortunate to have Angela R. as our moderator. She has been a Morse parent for 3 years, and has lived in Cambridge with her family for 12 years. She has 3 kids at Morse - 2nd grade, 1st grade, and special start. When she's not parenting, Angela is a leadership and team effectiveness coach/consultant. She also spent 12 years as an HR business partner in biotech. The perfect choice to lead this discussion!

 

 👀 See you there!

 

  

  All Morse School community members are invited to participate! 

 


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