Duffy eBlast 11.10.2019
Sun, Nov 10 9:46am




Student Council - November 11th @ 8:00 am

Our first Student Council meeting will take place on Monday, November 11th at 8:00am in Mrs. Scutari's classroom (room 17).  We look forward to meeting all of the representatives from grades 2-5 who were elected in their classrooms.
Duffy Spin Night - November 12th @ 6:30 pm
We are having a Duffy Spin Night on Tuesday, November 12th at 6:30 pm at Tribe in West Hartford.  We have 10 bikes left- each bike is $25 and 100% of the proceeds go back to Duffy. Please email Molly Towne if you’d like to join us.  
New!  Family Learning Night - November 14th @ 6:30 pm
Family Learning Night promises to be informative. If you are interested in learning more about our school goals, the action steps Mrs. Laverty and her team are taking to reach them, and the role statewide assessment data and annual survey data played in their decision-making, then you won’t want to miss this presentation. Meet at 6:30 pm in the Library Media Center. All are welcome.

View all activities on the Duffy Master Calendar.


New!  Teacher Conference Week - November 19th - 22nd

Help us treat our Duffy teachers!  We are looking for monetary donations to host a catered lunch for our wonderful teachers during Conference Week.....just $2 or $3 will go a long way. Please consider sending a few bucks via Venmo to Shannon Pecorelli @Shannon-Pecorelli

Food and beverage item sign ups have been almost completely filled- THANK YOU to all who volunteered!


New!  Technology Bundle Donations

At the 4th Annual Parents Nights Out, we raised $1010 for a technology bundle for Duffy, but still need an additional $600.  The tech bundle includes: installation of a TV in the front hallway at Duffy to run slideshows and display announcements, a wireless microphone system and 2 wireless microphones for our student-led assemblies.  If you’d like to make a donation towards our $1600 goal, please click here to donate via Konstella or Venmo Molly Towne @mhtowne.


New! After School Sports

After School Sports with Mr. DeVeau is back! The program starts the week of November 19th. Click here for details. Sign up through West Hartford Leisure Services using RecDesk.


Duffy Early Learning Playgroup

All West Hartford families with children from birth to age four are invited to come to the FRC Early Learning Playgroup at Duffy School! The free playgroup is for children with their caregivers and is held on Tuesdays from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

See flyer for the fall dates and more information. 


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