April 15, 2022


Hello Pemetic Families,


We did it! We all made it to April break. I am hoping that all the students and staff are able to get a much deserved break. Once we come back it is 7 ½ weeks until the end of school. The time will fly by, so remember that it is not too soon to sign your child up for camps and activities. 


Please don’t forget to sign your child up for summer school if you are interested. It will run from 1-4 weeks and is a full day. It will be island wide and held at Trenton Elementary School. Students will be transported to and from Pemetic and it is for students going into 1st through 6th grade. 


Here is the link for the AOS 91 Summer School registration form. Embedded in the form you will see the parent letter that outlines the programming for students entering 1st-6th grade in the fall. It also provides information for students who participate in ESY (extended school year) through special education. Information for grade 5-8 students is shared in this form, but students won't register for these opportunities until May. 


If you are interested in your child participating in AOS 91 Summer School, please register ASAP. Confirmation emails will be sent to families on Monday, April 25th.


As to my egg Eddie, there has been no hatching or movement and I am not sure there will be. 


I am looking to get the tents set up for outside classrooms as soon as possible and Ms. Norwood is starting to open up the greenhouse. I think students being able to learn in an outdoor environment is invaluable. 


The Learning Lab is up and running! Monday-Friday from 7:30-8:00 am in Kim Schroeder’s room. Any students grades 4-8 needing extra help are welcome to attend. They just need to come in the front door and sign in. 


COVID protocols: We follow the guidelines set by the district, as we are all in this together. If things change, as soon as we know, we will get that information out to parents and students. 


My door is always open to parents, staff and students for whatever they may need. Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns. 


Have a great week,

Michele Gurtler

Mrs. Schroeder's Fifth Grade Class wrote Thank You notes to the Island Connection Volunteers. Volunteer Appreciation Week is April 17 - 23, 2022.
 April 18 - 22, 2022
Yearbooks for the 2021-2022 school year are now for sale! You can purchase one online or by order form (Both linked below). After two very strange years, this year’s yearbook is back to form and includes SO many pictures and videos of clubs, activities, sports, and more! Yes, you heard that right. We are working to add QR codes that you can scan with your phone that will take you to videos of all sorts of goings-on this year from all age groups.

Snag your copy early for only $14 until April 27th. After that date, the price will rise to $16.


Habits of Work Awards 

Alex Donahue 

Everly Crepps   

Harper Robinson 

Penelope Rockwell


Maggie Hebron 

The Fourth Grade Class

The Fifth Grade Class 

John Sheppard 

Abbie Johnston 

Lucas Daigle 


Philip Brown 

The Fifth Grade Class

The Learning Lab is up and running! Monday-Friday from 7:30-8:00am in Kim Schroeder’s room. Any students in grades 4-8 who are needing extra help are welcome to attend.  Come in the front door and sign in and go on up.

Hi Families, 


Please remember to have your child’s doctors office fax me any well-child checks being done so I can update medical charts. You should have received a letter if your child needs immunizations for the upcoming year.  No student can attend schools until immunization requirements are met.  If you have any questions about immunizations please call or email me.  Also a reminder that a recent physical is required for any student that wants to participate in extracurricular activities. I need a copy of this in order for them to be able to participate.   Doctor’s offices are booking fast so making an appointment well in advance is ideal. 


As always, call me with any questions/concerns. 


-Brittany, School Nurse 


Please be aware that the menus are planned ahead, but like everywhere, there are unexpected shortages and supply issues that interfere with best laid plans.

We appreciate your understanding that meals may unexpectedly change and apologize for any inconvenience. 

Maybe during these uncertain times, packing some extra, healthy snacks may help with an unanticipated change in lunch.

Check out the school sports calendar on the Pemetic website for any last minute changes and any updates.

After School Spring 2022 Art Workshop(s):


Note each workshop takes place after school in the Art Room.

Students will need transportation home.


Jewelry Making 


April 6th, 8th, 13th, 15th

with Miss M


Middle School Pemetic Film Club 


April 26th, 28th, May 3rd, 5th, 10th, 12th

with Miss M and Andrew Simon from the Barn Arts


Eco Fashion


May 24th, 26th, 31st, June 2nd 

with Miss M

Minecraft Social Club

  • Minecraft Social Club (4th & 5th Grades Spring Session)

    Tuesday Apr 26, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm


  • Minecraft Social Club (6, 7, & 8th Grades Spring Session)

    Wednesday Apr 27, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm


The MDI Community Sailing Center is excited to announce that all MDI year round youth will receive a 75% scholarship to this summer's sailing camp. This brings the weekly cost for parents down to $43.75 per week for the morning sessions and $50 per week for the afternoon sessions. Full day camp is also available for $93.75. To register please go to or email info@ with any questions. Spaces will fill up fast so please register as soon as you can!
Please remember to let the office know if your child(ren) will be absent, tardy or dismissed early. When calling the school, please call 207-244-5502.  If you have a new telephone number, could you let us know so that we can update our files. Thank you!
Watch your child's backpack for the coupon.
Becoming active and involved in your child’s education, builds healthy children and a healthy community.  A great way to do so, is by joining the Pemetic PTO.  We strive to be an all inclusive and positive organization, committed to enhancing the lives of our students.  If you’re interested in joining, you can find us at our Pemetic PTO Facebook page, or you can join our Google Group by e-mailing Co-President Adam Babbitt at



Copyright © 2022 Pemetic Elementary School, All rights reserved.

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp