GCS Blog


12 Jul, 2019 | News for our CommunityClick to view this PDF

Soaring June 2019

First Phase of Forward Motion Set to Begin “Embracing Change,” the 2018-19 school-wide theme, was certainly timely for children and staff, as Groton Community School will undergo some exciting upcoming changes. With the support from generous donors like you, Phase One of the Forward Motion Project begins later this summer! The former Country Day School,… Read More

On Board

20 Jun, 2019 | News from the Board of DirectorsClick to view this PDF

On Board Newsletter June 2019

On Board Newsletter, Summer 2019   Thank you to everyone for another great school year at GCS! While the days may seem long, the years are certainly short and this one seemed to go by more quickly than ever. Our Board of Directors was able to accomplish so much during the 2018-2019 school year and we’re excited to… Read More


13 Jun, 2019 | News from the DirectorClick to view this PDF

Director Kitelet June 13, 2019

Dear GCS Families, Another wonderful year at GCS has come to a close, but not without a lot of celebration, as well as some emotional farewells, too.  While it is always difficult to say goodbye, we are so excited by all of the growth and many successes that each child has gained throughout their time… Read More


30 May, 2019 | News from the DirectorClick to view this PDF

Director Kitelet May 30, 2019

Dear Families, I hope you all enjoyed the gorgeous weekend that just passed and were able to take advantage of an extra day to spend with family and friends.  We were able to share a beautiful Remembrance Ceremony together at our Memory Garden in honor of Memorial Day.  We sang patriotic songs, shared the Pledge… Read More


30 Apr, 2019 | News from the DirectorClick to view this PDF

Director Kitelet April 2019

Dear Families, Rain, Rain, Go Away! There are always eventful days in an early childhood program when the rain continues to fall for days on end.  Classrooms try to find small snippets of time when the precipitation subsides long enough for a brief playground visit or even a brisk “rain run”.  The greenhouse has been… Read More


31 Mar, 2019 | News from the DirectorClick to view this PDF

Linda Kitelet March 2019

Dear Families, Spring is here… finally!  We are all grateful to have packed away the winter clothing for another year.  It is amazing how much space the hallway now has without the endless sea of boots, snow gear, and excess bags for transporting the many needed items.  Our playground structures and swings are now open… Read More


28 Feb, 2019 | News from the DirectorClick to view this PDF

Director Kitelet February 2019

Dear Families: Just like this kitelet, the influx of recent snow falls certainly came quite late into the winter season.  Just when we thought we were out of the woods; the entire winter seems to have come all in one week’s time…ugh!  While not always welcomed by adults, the more the merrier for young children…. Read More