Important Reminders

posted Nov 20, 2014, 8:37 AM by
November 20, 2014

To the Parents/Guardians of Miller School Students:

Please read these important reminders and mark your calendars!

Events taking place tomorrow, Friday, November 21st: 
  • Boston Sports Day: Students and staff can wear Celtics, Patriots, Bruins or New England Revolution shirts, hats or colors. 
  • Student SHINE Committee: Our second Student SHINE Committee will meet during school. Classroom representatives will be listening to a story about whole body listening, read by Trish Moore, our Speech and Language Pathologist. Students will return to class with a card stock paper to share with their classmates connected to this topic. This is wonderful example of self-control, the current focus positive behavior for SHINE. 
  • Culture Connection: John deKadt, "The Drummer”, will be here for a 3rd grade Culture Connection, thanks to the support of HEPTSA and the Culture Connection coordinator, Holly Fischer- Engel. To learn more visit the website at
  • Miller School’s Thanksgiving Food PantryCcollection: Every child that donates to the food pantry will put a feather on our paper turkey in the Miller Lobby. 
Other Important Information and Dates:
1. Wednesday, November 26th is a half day for students with dismissal at 11:10am. Thursday & Friday, November 27th & 28th there is no school. Happy Thanksgiving!
2. We are looking for parent and student volunteers to make deliveries of Holiday Gift Bags for Senior Citizens on Tuesday, December 9th. Volunteers will need to meet in the Miller multi-purpose room after school at 2:30. All parent-student teams interested in volunteering should email Kerry Perpall at by December 2nd. Please write “gift bags” as the subject. We are also looking for names and addresses of Holliston Senior Citizens that would enjoy receiving our gift bags. Please email names and addresses to Kerry Perpall at Please write “gift bags” as the subject.
3. Sign-up has begun for Miller School’s Homework Club which will start in January. Please see backpack express @ for more information and the registration form. Registration forms are due back by December 12th. Space is limited – so sign up soon!