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Upcoming Events

  • Beethoven Fun Run March 9, 2018
  • Parent's Rock April 27, 2018
  • Pawsox Game June 10, 2018 A chance to see a baseball game with school friends.

Parent Council Meeting on Tues., 2/13 at 6:30 pm

The next Parent Council meeting will be this Tuesday 2/13/18 at 6:30 at the Beethoven school.  Childcare provided.

Principal’s Newsletter – February 2018

“Souper Bowl” Food Drive

Our food drive has kicked off to a great start. So far, our pantry is overflowing with items for the Hyde Park Food Bank! We will continue to collect food items until Friday, February 9, 2018. Once Again, thank you for all of your support in this great cause.

Lost and Found

Our Lost and Found is piling up. Please have your child check if they are missing any winter clothing.

Transportation Changes

Please write notes to your classroom teacher if there are any changes in your child’s transportation plan. Last minute calls to the school can cause confusion and mistakes can be made. Please also inform us if someone other than the people on the list will be picking up your student.

School Vacation

There will be no school during the week of February 19th. All students will return on Monday, February 26th.

Craft Fair

On Saturday, February 10, 2018, the Parent Council will be hosting a Craft Fair at the Ohrenberger Cafeteria from 9:30 am-12:30 pm. There is a $2 per child fee to pay for the cost of the crafts the students will make. Please RSVP to ensure that enough crafts are available for the students. If you are interested in volunteering for the day, please contact the main office. This is not a parent drop off event.

Olympic Day

To celebrate the opening of the Winter Olympics, students can wear the colors of any country on Friday, February 9th.

The Beethoven/Ohrenberger Glow Run is coming! This March, all students will be running in a Glow Run to help our school. Pledging opens February 28th. Be on the lookout for more information!

The Beethoven is always collecting: Boxtops for Education from Kimberly Clark brand products and ink cartridges from any printer brand to recycle to get money for the school.

The Beethoven will accept donations of: Kleenex and paper towels.

Craft Day – February 10

Beethoven & Ohrenberger students grades K1 – 5 are invited to attend the annual Arts & Crafts Fun Day where kids can create a symphony of projects to share with someone special or keep for yourself! So come and have fun with your child and make a mess that YOU won’t have to clean up! 

When: Saturday, Feb 10 

Where: Ohrenberger Cafeteria 

Time: 9:30am-12:00pm 

Cost: $2/per child (pay at the door) 

We need many volunteers to make this happen.  Any amount of time would be greatly appreciated. Please click on this link: Craft Day Sign Up


Note to Parents: This is not a drop-off event. Parents must accompany their children during this social event.

Any questions please email Eddie Siracusa teaworld@aol.com or Chrissy Grant marita397@yahoo.com

Save the Date: Parent’s Rock!

When: Friday, April 27, 2018

Where:  Elks Lodge West Roxbury

Time:  6:30 – 10:30 pm

What:  A great time socializing while raising money for our awesome schools!!

That’s why we (parents and kids) love your creative raffle prizes and would be so appreciative of any donation  you would like to make!   Examples from previous years:

  •  Pizza Party for 4 with Staff Member
  • Lunch with Teacher
  • Instrument/Sports/ other lesson
  • “Date Night” Basket
  • Scratch Ticket Board
  • Work with a staff member
  • Movie Passes and Candy

Please contact:  Jenn Laham at Jennifer.laham@gmail.com   We thank you in advance for any donation of your time,  creative ideas, and contributions.  Hope to see you all at Parents Rock!!

“Souper Bowl” Food Drive

Please bring your contributions to your homerooms between January 25-February 5.

While excitement builds for the Super Bowl on February 4th, the Ohrenberger  & Beethoven schools are hosting a food drive to collect canned or boxed, non-perishable foods for the West Roxbury Emergency Food Pantry serving individuals and families in need of food in our neighborhoods.

Suggested items include (please no glass containers):

  • Canned tuna, chicken or other meats
  • Canned soups or chili
  • Plastic bottles or cans of 100% fruit juice
  • Pasta, rice, or other grains
  • Healthy cereal
  • Dry or boxed shelf-stable milk
  • Canned beans
  • Peanut butter
  • Canned vegetables

This annual food drive is a wonderful opportunity for our students to build awareness of those who may be less fortunate in our community. Please join us in the efforts to tackle hunger.