Chester Academy News

December Safety Educator

posted Dec 11, 2017, 1:28 PM by Karen Lacroix

Attached is the December Safety Educator newsletter. 

Student Council Gives Thanks

posted Nov 29, 2017, 7:49 AM by Vanessa Healy

 The Chester Academy 2017-18 Student Council members are pictured in front of the "Plenty of Thanks" schoolwide interactive display they created in recognition of the Thanksgiving Holiday.  The GIANT cornucopia was designed and drawn by Laurabeth Bestwick and outlined by Laura Hammond.  All fruits and vegetables were cut out by student council members.  The "Giving Thanks Wall " was a huge hit for staff and students!

November In The News

posted Nov 22, 2017, 8:03 AM by Ann Parnell   [ updated Nov 29, 2017, 10:57 AM by Benjamin Kilar ]

The most recent copy of the Newsletter is available for your review.

November Safety Educator

posted Nov 17, 2017, 11:37 AM by Karen Lacroix   [ updated Nov 17, 2017, 11:42 AM ]

Attached is the Safety Educator newsletter for the month of November.

7th Grade International Food Festival

posted Nov 13, 2017, 6:32 AM by Vanessa Healy

On November 29th, the Seventh Grade will be hosting their annual "International Food Festival" at 6:00 pm in the CA Cafetorium. Entry will be by donation, with proceeds going toward funding a microloan to a worthy enterprise somewhere around the world. In order to minimize waste, guests are invited to bring their own bowls and spoons so they can sample the various offerings without creating extra garbage. Come sample exotic and tasty dishes from around the world made by our own CA Seventh Graders! 

MS Robotics Club

posted Nov 8, 2017, 9:51 AM by Benjamin Kilar   [ updated Nov 8, 2017, 9:52 AM ]

The MS Robotics Club provides a productive area for students in grades 5 through 8 to focus on programming and robotics activities as part of New Hampshire’s First Virtual Robotics Competition to be held the week of December 4, 2017.  The MS Robotics Club will meet weekly on
Mondays from 3:15 to 4:30 PM beginning November 13, 2017 through December 11, 2017.  

Beginning on January 8, 2018, students will meet two times per month.  Activities may include coding challenges, lego robotics, etc.   A schedule will be provided.

The The MS Robotics Club will be advised / facilitated by Mrs. Farrenkopf and Mr. Kilar.

Signatures from both the parent and the student are required to begin participation in The MS Robotics Club. Once signed, please return this form to Mrs. Farrenkopf in Room 205. Space is limited to 25 students and will be filled in the order that permission slips are received.

Eric Ode Visiting Chester Academy

posted Nov 6, 2017, 6:20 AM by Vanessa Healy

We are very excited to announce that on Tuesday, November 14th we will welcome author, poet, and award-winning songwriter Eric Ode for K-4. Eric will also be spending time with 6th grade in a writer's workshop. If any family is interested in ordering books for autographing, forms have gone home or you may contact your child's teacher or Mrs. Richardson. 

October Newsletter

posted Oct 23, 2017, 11:43 AM by Ann Parnell   [ updated Oct 23, 2017, 12:12 PM by Benjamin Kilar ]

October Newsletter is available.

October Safety Newsletter

posted Oct 12, 2017, 12:50 PM by Ann Parnell   [ updated Oct 12, 2017, 1:16 PM by Benjamin Kilar ]

October Safety Newsletter

Homework Help

posted Oct 12, 2017, 8:45 AM by Susan Buck

Homework Help Space begins on Thursday, October 19th
Homework Help Space provides a quiet, productive area for students in grades 5 through 8 to focus on homework assignments and manage projects.   Assistance is provided by certified Chester Academy teaching staff.
Homework Help Space meets weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:15 to 4:15 PM. 
Students may attend ONE day or BOTH days.
A late bus is available for students enrolled in this program. However, a Late Bus Slip must be completed and turned in to the MAIN OFFICE by 10:00 AM on the day of attendance.
Parents choosing to pick-up their student(s) must arrive promptly for 4:15 PM.

For more information email:

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