School News

Preparing for MCAS

posted Apr 22, 2017, 5:59 PM by Regina Sargent

These 3rd graders stretch, breathe, and relax before starting their next session of MCAS.

Scientific Discoveries

posted Apr 22, 2017, 6:50 AM by Regina Sargent

First Graders had the chance to discovery the properties of magnetism with the aid of kits provided by the Museum of Science.

The Green Team

posted Apr 22, 2017, 6:28 AM by Regina Sargent   [ updated Apr 22, 2017, 5:40 PM ]

A group of conscientious Fifth graders have been meeting with Mrs. Ricci-Munn to find ways to keep our new school green. They call themselves "The Green Team" and recently gave a presentation and slide show to help educate their peers. Check out their slideshow!

Google Presentation

Wally the Green Monster

posted Apr 22, 2017, 6:06 AM by Regina Sargent   [ updated Apr 22, 2017, 5:54 PM ]

We not only read 1,500 books, we surpassed the Green Monster challenge!  We celebrated the reading 1,648 books with visit from the Red Sox mascot, Wally the Green Monster!

Check us out!

posted Mar 2, 2017, 5:50 PM by Regina Sargent   [ updated Mar 2, 2017, 6:02 PM ]

The West Parish community came out in full swing dressed as their favorite book characters in honor of 
Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss' birthday!

O'Maley Middle School Tour

posted Feb 15, 2017, 11:01 AM by Regina Sargent

Discover O’Maley

Experience the Innovation

Upcoming Parent opportunities

O’Maley Innovation Middle School Tour Dates Thursday, March 23rd
Thursday, April 27th
Thursday, May 25th

Tour times 9:15 – 10am

The tour begins and ends in the O’Maley Library with coffee and pastries with Principal Debra Lucey. Guidance counselors and students will conduct the tours of selected classrooms, the O’Maley STEM suite, cafeteria and auditorium.


Fifth grade transition program

January 18-20

Day in the STEM Suite/SAILS activity

Thursday, March 2nd

9:30am – All fifth grade viewing of Mulan, Jr.

Tuesday, March 21st

6-6:30pm – Grade 5 Parent Information Meeting 6:30-8pm – Evening of Excellence
Nature’s Classroom

Thursday, June 8th

9:30 – 10:30am – Grade 5 move up day

Contact us at (978) 281-9850 or O’

Countdown to Kindergarten

posted Feb 15, 2017, 10:58 AM by Regina Sargent


Kindergarten Information Night

The Gloucester Public Schools is holding a citywide Information Night for families of incoming Kindergarten students

Please join us at Kindergarten Information Night!

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 6:00 pm
East Gloucester School
8 Davis Street Extension

Completed registration packets will be accepted at this time.

Please visit www.gloucesterschools.comfor a registration packet or call 978-281-9816.

We look forward to seeing you on March 1st!

We're off to see the...

posted Jan 5, 2017, 1:50 PM by Regina Sargent

Our fifth graders are working very hard on preparing their production of The Wizard of Oz. Hope to see you there! Parents who can’t attend the evening performances are welcome to join us for the 10:00 am performance with the student body.

Holiday Sing Along

posted Dec 28, 2016, 7:10 AM by Regina Sargent   [ updated Dec 28, 2016, 7:12 AM ]

Our very own West Parish Band played holiday songs, Ms. Harrington's class showed off their recorder talents, and a very special production of The 12 Day of Christmas, graced our Holiday Sing Along!

12 Days of Christmas

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