The Rome Free Academy Jazz Ensemble will be hosting a “Valentine’s Day Jazz Concert” with special guests: The Strough Jazz Band and the Bellamy Recorder Ensemble. The event is happening on Tuesday, February 9th at 7:00 p.m. at RFA. Admission is free, but donations will be gratefully accepted.
Congratulations to Staley Upper Elementary students who participated in the 10th Annual Spelling Bee late night. They all did fantastic! The top three students are left to right: 1st place, Quinn Salce, 6th grader in Mrs. Huf's class; 2nd place, Christian Cobb, 6th grader in Mrs. Rossi's class; and 3rd place, Christopher Cobb, 6th grader in Mr. Downs class.
The Staley PTG held a Family Fitness Night on Wednesday, January 27th at the school. There were a lot of fun and recreational activities including: archery, basketball, snowshoeing, Tae Bo, Zumba, Hula Hoops, a healthy snacks table featuring parfaits and Jervis library literacy table.
There will be a Public Hearing on the Preliminary Smart Schools Investment Plan on Wednesday, March 2nd at 6:30 p.m. during the Board of Education meeting at the District Offices, 409 Bell Road, Rome.