• From the Principal's Desk Luther

  • May 17, 2019


    Dear Luther School community,

    The Grade 5 Parent Music Concert will take place on Wednesday, May 22 in the auditorium at Joseph Case High School beginning at 6:00 p.m.  The guitar, violin, and band members should arrive at the high school no later than 5:30 p.m.  The Grade 4 Parent Music Concert will take place at Luther School on Thursday, May 30 beginning at 10:00 a.m.  Doors will open for this event at 9:40 a.m.

    We are currently seeking parents to fill our LSO officer positions for the 2019-2020 school year.  Interested parents should email our School Secretary, Stacy Jacob, at sjacob@swanseaschools.org  to submit their name for President, Vice President, Treasurer, or Secretary.  The deadline to submit your name is Friday, May 31.  Elections will be held during Carnival Day on Monday, June 3.

    The Luther School Family Carnival Day will take place on Monday, June 3.  On this day, students will enjoy a longer recess with new activities as well as a family event from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. that includes fun activities and food.  Students must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the event.  We are looking for volunteers, please contact the school if you are willing to volunteer at this event.  The rain date for this event is June 10.

    The Luther School Field Day will take place on Tuesday, June 4 beginning at 1:30 p.m. at the back field to the south of the school.  There is access to this field and additional parking located on Myles Ave.  The rain date for Field Day is June 5 at 10:00 a.m.  Students are not permitted to be dismissed from the back field. 

    Our Grade 5 Promotion Ceremony will take place at 10:00 a.m. on June 12 in the gymnasium at Luther School.  Parents who would like to dismiss their grade 5 student after the ceremony should remain in the gymnasium at the conclusion of the ceremony.  Doors will open for this event at 9:30 a.m.

    Report Cards are scheduled to go home with students on June 12.

    June 12 and 13 will be Early Release Days for students at Luther School.  Parent dismissal will begin at 11:30 a.m., van dismissal will begin at 11:40 a.m., and bus dismissal will begin at 11:45 a.m.

    The first day of school for the 19-20 school year is Tuesday, August 27.


    Sean P. Scanlon


    Joseph G. Luther Elementary School