Welcome to MESA - The Parent Organization for Robinson and Jordan/Jackson


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Pictures and Events

  • Big MESA Thank Yous!!! Robinson Teacher Dinner- Robinson students love their teachers!!! The Robinson teachers and staff were able to enjoy a sitdown meal catered by Antonias deli with desserts, drinks and delicious treats ...
    Posted Dec 3, 2017, 10:54 AM by MESA Secretary
  • 5th Grade Students Walked for Water for South Sudan Our fifth grade students walked a mile on Tuesday November 21st with a partner while carrying a gallon jug of water.  MESA purchased each student a special bracelet as well ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2017, 8:14 AM by MESA Secretary
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FEW NOTES... 

*Reminder -- MESA Garden Wonders Planning Meeting on Thursday January 25th at 9:15 a.m. at Cosi.  

*Reminder -- Spring Fling planning meeting on Thursday January 25th at 12:30 p.m. at Starbucks in the Foxfield Plaza (Foxboro)

*Reminder -- District-wide early dismissal on Friday January 26th.  Robinson will be having a Sports Day spirit day and Jordan/Jackson will be having a Cozy and Comfy spirit day!

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Welcome Lisa Beall, new Robinson VP 

MESA is thrilled to welcome Lisa Beall who filled the vacant Robinson VP position.  Lisa was voted in as VP of Robinson at last week's MESA General Meeting.  Lisa had co-chaired Garden Wonders, our Kindergarten Math & Science night last year and has been an active MESA member for the past year!  Welcome Lisa!!!  We are looking forwarding to working together on all the fun Robinson events and programs MESA organizes. 

To learn more about Lisa, please read her bio: 
Lisa has lived in Mansfield since 2006 and has a first grader at the Robinson.  Lisa first got involved with MESA as a chair for the Garden Wonders program and is excited to get more involved to support the elementary schools. She works full-time for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and in her free time Lisa volunteers for many causes and is a stylist with Stella & Dot.

Please contact Lisa with any questions or concerns at robinson@mesa4parents.org

Garden Wonders Planning Meeting
Thursday January 25th 9:15 a.m. at Cosi in Mansfield Crossing

Join us to help in planning Garden Wonders, a parent lead math/science night for Kindergarten students which takes place on April 10th where the students use their powers of observation, addition and measuring among other S.T.E.M skills.  

We are still looking for a chair or co-chairs to help run this amazing and educational event for our Kindergarten students!!  Please e-mail Lisa Beall if you are interested in chairing.    

The Garden Wonders event will be on Tuesday April 10th in the Robinson cafe in the afternoon/evening.  

Please contact Lisa Beall at robinson@mesa4parents.org with questions.  

Spring Fling Planning Meeting 
Thursday January 25th 12:30
Starbucks Foxfield Crossing (Foxboro)

We are so excited to announce that Kristen Pierce, Michelle Germain and Melissa Ings are co-chairing the Spring Fling!! Thank you ladies so much and thank you to everyone else who has offered to help -- this is going to be a great event and we just know that it will be so successful!!!

For starters, we are going to have our first planning meeting on Thursday January 25th at 12:30 p.m. at the new Starbucks in Foxfield Crossing in Foxboro!!!

Please join this meeting to learn how you can help with this amazing event -- typically MESA raises $13,000-$15,000 for our programs such as in-house field trips, field days, math and science nights, Bookworms, teacher grants, etc!! 

Also, if you have a business or know of a business that will make a monetary or product donation we can use in our raffle baskets, live/silent auctions, please e-mail us using the address below! 

Please contact info@mesa4parents.org if you are interested in helping with this fun event!!

Calling all BIG Y Shoppers

Link your Big Y Silver Card to Robinson or Jordan/Jackson school to earn supplies for our schools!

Visit https://www.bigy.com/rs/educationexpress to select a school.  

Education Express is a Family Program to help local schools get FREE, much needed supplies & equipment! 
PLUS,
• Everyone can participate! Parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, neighbors can all sign up for Education Express.
• And from February 1 through April 25, 2018, for every 500 Education Express Points earned, you get a GOLD COIN! 
• Just shop Big Y stores and look for the participating items marked with the Education Express logo. Each item will have a point value and savings on top of that!
• Through previous Big Y Education Express programs, together they've given local schools approximately $14 Million Dollars of much-needed supplies and equipment. 

Mansfield SEPAC Meeting: 504 Plans
Monday, February 5 at 6:30pm
Jordan/Jackson Elementary School Multipurpose Room

Do you think your child might need educational accommodations but aren't sure how to get them? What do you do if your child has a 504 Plan and you feel it isn't being followed? Join the Mansfield Special Education PAC for this presentation on 504 Plans and bring your questions. 
A representative from the Federation for Children with Special Needs will discuss special education law and procedures including attaining, writing and enforcing 504s.  


Strategies for Kids with Anxiety.  

QMS PAC welcomes Jessica Minahan on Monday, January 29th at 6:30 pm in the QMS Auditorium.  This event is open to ALL parents and guardians of students in all of the Mansfield Schools.