LEADERSHIP: Applications are available online and in the main office. There is still training available this Saturday Sept 21 from 8:30am until 12:45pm for training in communication, team-building and leadership skills. The cost of training is $5.00 but please see Mr. Palmieri if this is an issue. Fill out an application and return it to the office with payment as soon as possible!!

ALEX’S LEMONADE STAND: DePaolo is hosting a booth at the Apple Harvest Festival this year. If you are interested in helping, please come to the Counseling office for a permission form. There will be a general meeting for all student, parents & staff interested in the auditorium on Thursday Sept 19th from 2:45 – 3:30pm

SEPTEMBER SCAVENGER HUNT: The Library Media Center is hosting a scavenger hunt in the library from Sept 20th-Sept 30th. Individual students or a team of no more than four can come during the morning, lunch, or SSR and attempt to complete the 15-minute scavenger hunt. Details and directions can be found both in the library media center and on the website and social media page. See Mr. Carvalho or Mrs. Osborn for more information.

ABC/STEPS: The first meeting is Wed Sept 25 from 2:45 – 3:30pm in the media center. All are encouraged to attend. Think about activities you would like to see happen here at DePaolo to share with the group. Come have a great time while making a difference at DePaolo and in the Southington community!

JUNIOR NEXT STEPS is starting again on Thursday, September 26th.Junior Next Steps is an excellent opportunity for DePaolo students to build friendships with Kennedy students. At Jr. Next Steps, we play sports and fun games, make delicious snacks, do some cool arts and crafts activities, and even go on field trips! Students board a bus from DePaolo to Kennedy. All students need to be picked up at Kennedy at 4:30. Please see Ms. Swist for permission forms. You don’t want to miss Junior Next Steps!


THURSDAY’S LUNCH: Primo Big Daddy’s Pizza or White Garlic Pizza, Garden Salad w/dressing, Assorted Fruit Choice

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “It is our choices…that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J.K.Rowling


The following students were nominated for demonstrating Patriot Pride last week:

Jalen Erazo Olivia Ruotolo Sean O’Sullivan

Jaxiel Rivera Sean Evans