Monday, June 22, 2015

Buker Field Day 2015!!

What a fabulous Buker Field Day we had!  Organized masterfully by seasoned Field Day parents Jenn Walles and Dina Coffey, the fleet of volunteers made this day fun for all our students.  Thank you to all those who helped run stations, serve lunch, manage the finish line, and clean up.  Our students enjoyed every minute!
The results of the afternoon running races are in!

1st  Brynn Fall
2nd Lily Lanciani
3rd  Dusty Romiza

1st  Grace Harres
2nd  Anne Roberts
3rd  Grayson Folger

1st  Jamie Dube
2nd Matthew Coughlin
3rd  Konrad Clifford

1st  Andrew Wilbur
2nd  Matthew Iler
3rd  Miles Holbrook

Grade 1/Gray:
1st  Lily Giovannucci
2nd Jazmine Werner
3rd  Madison Novak

Grade 1/O'Shea:
1st  Isla Cleveland
2nd  Greta Baird
3rd  Olivia Michaud

Grade 1/Gray:
1st  Logan DeSimone
2nd Kevin Spoon
3rd  Max Lanciani

Grade 1/O'Shea:
1st  Connor Kolano
2nd  Charlie Mark
3rd  Luke Chapdelaine

Grade 2/Gambino:
1st  Sasha Makogonov
2nd Sadie Gamber
3rd  Maisie Leland

Grade 2/Oliveira:
1st  Madeleine Wood
2nd  Willow Donovan
3rd  Abigail Dorey

Grade 2/Gambino:
1st  Cooper Miller
2nd Jason Nies
3rd  William Iler

Grade 2/Oliveira:
1st  Bryn Reid
2nd  Brady Scudder
3rd  Jack Cooke

Grade 3/Geraghty:
1st  Sally Brunelle
2nd Ava Vautour
3rd  Maddie Minich

Grade 3/Orlando:
1st  Lily Mark
2nd  Una Churchill
3rd  Savannah Dorey

Grade 3/Geraghty:
1st  Landon Werner
2nd Griffin Tiberii
3rd  Charlie Collins/Evan Haughey

Grade 3/Orlando:
1st  Alec Cote
2nd  Perry Goodridge
3rd  Tyler Giovannucci

Grade 4/Blanchard:
1st  Grace Roebuck
2nd Marlee Flanagan
3rd  Natalie Caccivio

Grade 4/Mastrianni:
1st  Abby Beville
2nd  Phoebe Ting
3rd  Maya Granese

Grade 4/Blanchard:
1st  Fletcher Waterman
2nd Thomas Ring
3rd  Jackson Contois

Grade 4/Mastrianni:
1st  Will Cooke
2nd  Harlan Graber
3rd  Tate Fitzgibbons

Grade 5/Reed:
1st  Claire Kurja
2nd  Claire Nistl
3rd  Amelia Phillips

Grade 5/Mohan:
1st  Meryn DeSimone
2nd  Nora Gamber
3rd  Sadie Condon

Grade 5/Reed:
1st  Sam Coues
2nd  Zackery Walles
3rd  Drew Dolan

Grade 5/Mohan:
1st  Owen Schmidt
2nd  Charlie Schibli/Ian Castracane
3rd  Ryan Dye

5th Grade Overall Winners:  Girls:  CLAIRE NISTL   Boys:  OWEN SCHMIDT

Friday, June 19, 2015

Cheerleading Information!

Register NOW for CHEERLEADING with the Hamilton Wenham GENERALS!!   (*deadline is June 30th)

Calling all incoming 3rd, 4th and 5th graders!  The Hamilton Wenham Generals need you!  Come Cheer with us and don't miss out on the fun!  


Register at

Contact Adrienne Stinson with any questions at

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

5th Grade Musical: 6/17

The evening performance of the fifth grade musical, "The Emperor's New Clothes" will be held Wednesday, June 17th at 6:30pm in the Buker School Perkins Auditorium.

Preschool Program

Buker Field Day Information: Monday, June 22

The Annual Buker School Field Day will be held on Monday, June 22nd.

Please make sure your child comes to school with appropriate footwear and wearing sunscreen.
This year the cafeteria and Mr. O will be grilling hotdogs and serving up watermelon as a complimentary lunch option!  Of course, your child can bring his/her own bag lunch, if preferred.

Come and be part of it as we need your help to make it A SUCCESS!! 
Please use the signup genius link below to schedule a time to be part of the fun!

Buker Field Day!

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Goodbye and Thank You!

Departing Friends of Buker President Mia Ertel and Secretary Jill Romano were celebrated this morning!  Thank you for your leadership and commitment to Buker School!

Monday, June 8, 2015

Buker Apparel

Friends of Buker Meeting: 6/11

Come to the Friends of Buker Meeting this Thursday, June 11th at 9:00am!
It's the last meeting of the year where we will say goodbye to outgoing officers, 
and welcome new leadership!

Come get involved for the upcoming school year!  
Siblings are welcome.

School Supplies Option

Many Thanks!

Thank you, Buker Parents, for helping to make our Staff Appreciation Week a huge success! 
We asked, and then we asked some more, and you continued to give. 
Your generosity is amazing. 
Holly and Adrienne 

Friday, June 5, 2015

H-W Library Children's Book Sale

Thank you for our Staff Appreciation Week!

Thank you to the Friends of Buker and our parent community for taking such great care of us this week.  Your gestures of appreciation made each day that much nicer for all of us.  A special thank you to Adrienne Stinson and Holly Gamber for coordinating and presenting so many new and creative ways to acknowledge our staff.

The Buker School is fortunate to have such a supportive parent community throughout the year.   It is especially rewarding to receive this recognition from all of you!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Last Day of School Information

We will be recognizing our fifth graders in a brief ceremony on the last day of school, Tuesday, June 23rd at 9:00am.  Parents and family members are welcome to attend.

Dismissal for elementary school is at 11:15am.  There will be no lunch served.

Monday, June 1, 2015

4th & 5th Grade Parents: Puberty Information

To Parents and Guardians of Fourth and Fifth Grade Students:

The Puberty videos will be presented to the Fourth and Fifth Grade students on Friday, June 5th.  Following the videos there will be an opportunity for questions and discussions.  I would encourage you to check in with your child afterward to see if they have any thoughts or follow up questions.  

Thank you,

Kathleen Hughes, LICSW

Last call! Thank you!

Thank you for your generosity in helping to make Staff Appreciation Week a huge success! If you have volunteered to donate a Gift Card or Cash, please deliver these tomorrow in your kids backpacks in an envelope marked Staff Appreciation Week or drop them into the Friends of Buker basket in Chris Petrou's office. You can also let us know where you live and we'll pick them up from you! We would like to have these collected by the end of the day tomorrow if at all possible.
Thanks again for you support!
Adrienne ( and Holly (

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