The pro-Christmas concert rally planned for Friday has been canceled, because of still developing reasons for the concert's rescheduling. Peggy Doherty, the rally's coordinator stated: "Thanks is extended to all those who planned on attending and are still encouraged to contact school officials or the superintendent's office for more information."
Mansfield Education Foundation hosts Annual Secret Shop at Jordan Jackson Elementary School
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
The following was submitted by Cara Martin of Bridgewater State University --- On Saturday, Dec. 1, a snowy day in Mansfield, MA set the stage for Mansfield Education Foundation’s (MEF) Annual Secret Shop. Secret Shop was originally started by The Mansfield Social Club in the 1960s. Since 2010, MEF has successfully continued the tradition of gathering student elves and parent volunteers to transform the Jordan Jackson Elementary School cafeteria into a holiday mini mall. “There are tables of gifts for everyone on their lists, Mom, Dad, Grandparents, friends and pets. Children, kindergarten to fifth grade love to do their holiday shopping with us at Secret Shop,” said Marybeth Cragan, MEF President. Tables full of donated merchandise …