Student Accolade!

Posted by Dr. Raymond J. Boccuti at 3/18/2017

Congratulations to our grade 5 student, Sean Galvin.  Sean won our competitive, annual Spring Lake School District Spelling Bee.  This impressive achievement placed him in the next level to compete against the best in Monmouth County at the Asbury Park Press & Home News Tribune 33rd Annual, 2017 Spelldown held in the Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University.

On Monday, March 13, Sean competed against over 100 of the best spellers in the county and he joined just over 50 were invited to return for a second evening of even higher level competition on Wednesday, March 15.  Sean made it to the final 30 before he was eliminated.  Ms. Bellafonte, Sean’s parents, and I were all so very proud to attend and support Sean on this remarkable endeavor.

This week at Mountz:  On Monday, PARCC infrastructure testing, Board of Education meeting in the library at 6:30 PM.  On Tuesday, PARCC infrastructure testing, Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office 911 program for grade 1 students.  On Thursday, SLED meeting in the library at 6:30 PM, Cops vs. Kids Basketball Game in the gymnasium at 7:00 PM.  Friday, report cards sent home for grades PreK-2, report card grades posted online for grades 3-8.

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Dr. Boccuti

Superintendent, Principal, CSA

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