Milford Faculties Funds Request Decreased By $1.8 Million

Milford Schools Budget Request Reduced By $1.8 Million

Data by way of the Milford Public Faculties web site:

Hey MPS Household!


Monday, March 20 – Friday, March 24: Common Schedule all week

Three MPS Staffers Acknowledged within the 2023 Excellent Educators Awards by CT PTA
We’re so pleased with three MPS employees members who acquired statewide recognition by the Connecticut PTA this week. Congratulations go to KRISTINE TORRESO (Dwell Oaks) for being named Excellent Elementary College Trainer; to ALISSE DEANGELIS (Orchard Hills) for being named Excellent Particular Schooling Trainer; and to CLAIRE BOGART (Meadowside) for being named Excellent Social Employee. Thanks, girls, for all that you simply do every day!

The Board of Finance Completes Its Work; Subsequent Cease is Board of Aldermen

The Board of Finance accomplished its work on Wednesday night once they voted on their ultimate finances suggestions for all Metropolis departments, in addition to our Schooling Operations finances. Though the Board of Schooling proposed a 2023-24 working finances of $106,488,950 the BOF voted to scale back that quantity by $1.8 million. The ultimate BOF suggestion for schooling operations funding was set at $104,640,134.

What’s Subsequent?

The BOF’s and the Mayor’s Suggestions are actually despatched to the Board of Aldermen the place they’ll start their evaluation course of. The BOA will conduct a collection of conferences the place division representatives make formal displays to the board to additional clarify their budgetary requests. The primary assembly of the collection is the Public Listening to, the place residents could make their voices heard and share their ideas with the Aldermen in regards to the Metropolis and/or Schooling budgets. We don’t have the schedule but – however will share it with you when we now have it.

MPS Spring Live performance Calendar Launched
We’re happy to launch the Spring ARTS Season calendar for 2023. The calendar consists of each districtwide occasions, (below the auspices of Music in Our Faculties Month), in addition to particular person faculty live performance dates. Our college students can’t wait to point out you what they’ve discovered this yr by these performances. Hope to see you there! CALENDAR.

MPS ‘Most Prevailing Tales’ Podcast Episode 17 Launched In the present day
In as we speak’s episode, we start with a lighthearted nod to St. Patrick’s Day, then proceed with extra information and sports activities, as all the time. This week’s characteristic story takes a have a look at our Excessive College Bands at each Legislation and Foran. Click on HERE to hearken to the podcast.

Foran Youngster Studying Heart Now Accepting Purposes for Fall 2023
We’re happy to announce the Foran Youngster Studying Heart is now accepting functions for Fall 2023. This top quality, developmentally applicable program is designed for youngsters ages 3 and 4. The Heart additionally serves as a lab classroom for Foran Excessive College college students enrolled in Youngster Improvement programs on the faculty.
Please word just a few adjustments which have been made to this system.

  • Kids have to be 3 by November fifteenth of the present faculty yr.
  • The Heart is open to Milford residents solely
  • The Heart hours are 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 midday; we observe the MPS Calendar
  • The payment is $30 per day, payable month-to-month.

To study extra about this system and/or to finish an software, please click on HERE to get began.

Sprint for Danni Occasion Information: Pop’s Household Restaurant Fundraiser, April sixth
Sprint for Danni Occasion Sponsorship Information: Signal As much as be a Sponsor by April seventh
The Annual Sprint for Danni Occasion is scheduled for Saturday, April twenty ninth and can happen at Foran Excessive College. This 3.1 mile stroll/run commemorates the lifetime of Danni Kemp, a former scholar-athlete from Foran, who handed away from a uncommon type of mind most cancers. Mark your calendars now for APRIL twenty ninth, and take part in a single or each of the fundraisers main as much as the occasion (hyperlinks above). Let’s all be Danni Robust!

Deadline Approaching for Mayor’s Youth Award Nominations (April 4th)
You solely have just a few extra weeks to appoint people or teams for the thirty fifth Annual Mayor’s Youth Awards, a long-standing and revered occasion in our metropolis. Any Milford resident, age 18 or below, who has participated in actions to enhance the standard of life on this metropolis, or help its residents, is eligible to be nominated. Particular person awards are given on the elementary, center, and highschool ranges. As well as, there’s a class to acknowledge group neighborhood service. The deadline to submit a nomination is April 4th (submission instructions are on the kinds). Take a second out to acknowledge the nice works of Milford’s younger individuals.

Milford Little League Registration Open
The Milford Little League is now open for registrations. The league accommodates girls and boys who want to play baseball, from ages 3-13. There is also a softball program accessible for women, ages 3-14. Click on HERE for the flyer.

Milford Junior Main League Registration Open
The Milford Junior Main League is now open for registrations — with the deadline coming quick (by April sixteenth). Children ages 2-19 are eligible for quite a lot of ranges of play. Get your software began quickly. Click on HERE for the flyer.

Toasty Toes Sock Drive Continues! Donate a Pair (or extra!) by finish of March
The individuals within the Individuals Empowering Individuals (PEP) program might be conducting a Toasty Toes Sock Drive all month for the advantage of the Beth-El Heart right here in Milford. Assortment containers are positioned in every faculty and you might be inspired to donate one (or extra!) pair of recent socks for the trigger. Right here’s a FLYER that explains extra. Thanks prematurely on your assist!

Saturday, 3/25: Kids’s Honest, held at Trinity Church. 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Households are invited to the Trinity Lutheran Church Kids’s Honest, NEXT weekend. The honest will embrace arts & crafts, play area, craft distributors, and snacks on the market. Cease on by! $15 entry payment per household.

March 2023: Unified Sports activities Unified Promenade – Cappugino’s, March 20-31, 20 Commerce Park
When you’re out there for a fast espresso or chew to eat, make a pit cease at CappuGino’s on Commerce Park. Our Unified Sports activities Program will obtain a portion of the enterprise’ earnings to profit our annual Unified Promenade! Thanks on your assist!

Milford Schooling Basis: Tickets on Sale for Yankees Recreation on Sunday, April twenty third; Deadline to Order is 4/15 The Milford Schooling Basis is happy to unveil the small print of their upcoming fundraiser – the Annual NY Yankee Recreation! Tix are $78 per ticket, and consists of your seat (Part 306), a Yankees backpack, scorching canine, and soda/water. Hope to see you there!

In closing, we want to acknowledge the month of Ramadan begins subsequent Wednesday night (3/22). Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, noticed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting (from daybreak to sundown), prayer, reflection and neighborhood. To our buddies and neighbors within the Milford neighborhood who have a good time, we want you a satisfying and constructive month.

-Milford Public Faculties

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