State Representative Dorinda Borer stopped by Mackrille today for our students to thank her for her support in helping us get a new playground! Thank you!
REMINDER | Tomorrow, December 7th, will be a half day for students due to Staff Development.
For the next 3 weeks, a giant map of Connecticut will make its rounds to each elementary school in West Haven as 3rd grade classrooms will take turns viewing the map! Pictured here are 3rd graders at Washington learning all about their state and surrounding towns! 🗺 🧠
Congratulations to all of our math award winners from Mackrille’s 2nd Grade Math Fact Bee! These students had some great fans cheering them on as well 👏
REMINDER | There is no school Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th in observance of Thanksgiving.
REMINDER | Tomorrow (11/23) is a half day for students.
Mackrille Elementary School Principal Taryn Driend posing with award winners during Friday’s ceremony/assembly! These awards are presented to students quarterly for their excellence in reading, science, art, and PE, while some students received Student of the Month honors! Congratulations to these incredible students for all their hard work in the classroom. 🧠 📚 #westhavenpublicschools #whps #westhavenct #mackrille
Great job by all our students at Mackrille who made donations to WHEAT! And thank you to Vertical Church for donating Thanksgiving meals to West Haven families!
Students at Mackrille Elementary School went on a field trip to the Eli Whitney Museum and Workshop!
Students and staff at Mackrille celebrated the 50th day of school today by dressing in 1950’s attire!
REMINDER | There will be no school tomorrow, November 11th in observance of Veteran's Day.
Thank you to everyone in the community that supported our annual Coat Drive last night, and a big thank you to the organizers of the event; Dina Jones, Bailey Middle School teacher (left) and Maura Izzo, Carrigan Social Worker (right)! The families of West Haven are very grateful for their hard work and dedication in helping to ensure all are dressed warmly this winter. The Coat Drive takes place again tonight from 5-8 pm at Bailey. Don’t miss out!
ATTENTION WEST HAVEN FAMILES! The 2-day 𝐖𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐂𝐨𝐚𝐭 𝐒𝐡𝐨𝐩𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐍𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭𝐬 event begins tonight and runs from 5-8 PM at Bailey Middle School! Please see the flyer below for more information.
REMINDER | There will be no school for students tomorrow, November 8th. Staff will have a Professional Development day.
Mackrille held its annual Halloween Parade today! Check out some of the costumes!
REMINDER | There will be no school for elementary school students on Wednesday, October 26th for Parent Visiting Day.
The West Haven Rotary is hosting its 1st Annual 5k Fun Turkey Trot 🦃! The event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, November 19th at Bradley Point from 9 AM to 12 PM. Please see the flyer below ⬇️ for more information.
📣 PARENTS | With Halloween approaching, we'd like to share this flyer created by the West Haven Prevention Council warning about fentanyl and how it has appeared recently looking similar to candy and chalk. Please see below.
On Saturday, October 22nd, the Shoreline Restoration Committee is hosting a community engagement event to discuss ideas for the West Haven Boardwalk Resilience and Eco-Restoration Project. Please see the flyer for more information, as well as the project's website with a survey to provide feedback. https://bit.ly/3CLPqFf
🚒 THANK YOU to the West Shore Fire District for visiting Mackrille Elementary School today and speaking to all of our students from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM! Firefighters spoke to the kids about fire safety, showed them their equipment and gear, and answered all of their questions!