South Grafton Elementary School

To prepare all students to be life-long learners and responsible citizens

Principal's Message

  • Hello SGES Families and Friends!

    We are so happy the sun came out this week!  We have enjoyed getting out to recess and playing in the sun!  We have a busy schedule for this month and next starting next Monday.  We will observe Veteran’s Day on Monday, November 12th.  There is no school on that day.

    Also next week, we will open our Annual Book Fair.  The Book Fair will run from Tuesday, November 13th– Monday, November 19th.  Our Book Fair will also be open on Wednesday, November 14thfrom 6-8 pm for families to attend. 

    I have given all students a Golden Ticket Challenge for next week, as well.  Students have been challenged with earning 500 Golden Tickets from November 13th–November 19th.  Should they, as a community, earn 500 tickets, we will hold a PJ and Movie Day on Tuesday, November 20th

    Thanksgiving break will begin on Wednesday, November 21stwith students returning to school on Monday, November 26th.  We wish you all a happy holiday with family and friends.  We give thanks for the wonderful learning community that is made up of students, parents, staff and friends!

    We will hold our Annual Holiday Concert for K and 1 on Thursday, December 6th.  (4 shorts weeks from today)  Grade 1 will take the stage at 9:30 am and Kindergarten at 10:30 am.  Please remember to park only in designated spaces in the parking lots.  Sunnyside Terrace has “NO Parking” along the road by the fire station.  Please also respect our neighbors and do not block driveways.  Our Preschool will hold their Holiday Sing-a-Longs on Friday, December 7thin classrooms.  The schedule for each classroom will be sent home in December. 

    Parent conferences will be held on Thursday, December 13thin the evening and all day on Friday, December 14th.  There is no school for students on December 14thdue to the conferences. If you need to schedule a conference, please call the school at 508.839.5484. 

    Mrs. Horgan has been conducting hearing testing this week, before the cold/flu season officially begins, for grade 1 students. 

    A flu clinic will be held on Thursday, November15th from 3-6 pm at North Street School.  Parents are asked to bring the completed paperwork with them and must accompany their child.  Paperwork may be found on the district website. 



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  • Principal: 
    Mrs. Doreen Parker 

    Administrative Assistant:  
    Ms. Michelle Henault 

    90 Main Street
    South Grafton, MA 01560

    Phone: 508-839-5484
    Fax: 508-839-8532

    Hours: 9:00am - 3:30pm 
    Early Release Dismissal: 12:00 pm

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    About SGES: We are an early childhood school and serve as the foundation for lifelong learning. Our goal is to facilitate the growth and guide the development of each child's self-esteem, sense of competence, and positive attitude toward learning. Above all, our knowledge of the development of young children provides the framework for our school's beliefs and practices, bringing our early childhood goals to life.

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