September
  • Create new foreign-language video tours to share online and at Open House Night
  • Exhibit of North American photos in the school foyer
  • Identify students and staff with strong ties to North American cultures
  • Establish schedule for English classes
  • Open House night—welcome parents and non-English speaking families.
    • offering help with school forms and inviting community organizations to come in and meet with parents
  • Write Grant for Waltham Cultural Council


October
  • Identify community service project
  • Identify students to present North American cultures at Community Meetings
  • PTO Halloween Party with North American activities and stories
  • Family potluck dinner
  • Vocabulary Day

November
  • Vote for community service project
  • American Holidays: Veteran's Day; Thanksgiving

December
  • Read into the New Year
  • Multicultural book donation program
  • All-school concert
  • Begin creating banks for community service project

January
  • American Holiday: Martin Luther King Day
  • Planning for annual concert with Waltham Philharmonic Orchestra


February
  • American Holiday: President’s Day

March
  • Read Across America Day
  • Complete Community Service project

April
  • American Holidays: Earth Day, Patriots' Day
  • Literacy night? Math Night?

May
  • American Holiday: Memorial Day
  • Kindergarten orientation

June
  • American Holiday: Flag Day
  • Multicultural Book Donation program
  • Spirit Day