Placentino News & Updates (April 1, 2022)


Daniel MacLeod

Friday, April 1, 2022

Dear Parent/Guardian(s) of ,


Important Dates

  • March 29-April 5 - Online Kindergarten Registation 
  • Wednesday, April 6 - K-2 Early Release, No PM Preschool, Professional Development 
  • Friday, April 8 - Food Pantry Donations (optional)
  • Thursday, April 14 - Incoming Kindergarten Lottery, if needed
  • Friday, April 15 - No School, Good Friday
  • Monday, April 18-Friday, April 22 - No School, April Break
  • Wednesday, April 27 - Grade 2 into Grade 3 Miller School Parent Orientation


NEW! Early Release Day

Wednesday, April 6th

Next week, on Wednesday, April 6 will be an early release day for students in kindergarten through grades 2.

  • AM Preschool - Dismisses at 11:30am (typical time)
  • K-2 - Dismisses at 11:55am
  • No PM Preschool

NEW! RAMS Mary Poppins Musical

Friday, April 8 - Sunday, April 10

We are so excited our second grade students were able to walk over to the middle school this morning to see a 20 minute preview of the RAMS ReACT theater club's upcoming play, Mary Poppins! 

This is the first RAMS ReACT musical since 2019. The cast and crew would love you to join them in their production of Mary Poppins as well! If you are interested tickets are online this year.


NEW! HEF's Bowling Fundraiser

Thursday, April 14

Please click here to learn more about HEF’s Bowling Fundraiser!


NEW! Miller Incoming 3rd Grade Parent Orientation

Wednesday, April 27

Save the date! More infomormation about the grade 2 into grade 3 Miller school parent orientation will be shared in the future. 


REMINDER! Kindergarten Registration

March 29-April 5

2022-2023 Extended Day Enrollment

Extended Day is pleased to announce that registration for Summer Oasis 2022 and the 2022-23 school year. Please visit their website for information and registration links.


2022-2023 Preschool Registration

If you are interested in registering your 3 or 4 year-old for preschool at Placentino, please contact the Placentino School office. 


COVID Testing Options

Every student has the opportunity to participate in COVID testing two times per week: COVID-19 Safety Checks (a weekly PCR test) and antigen tests to be administered at home.   If you have not enrolled in these testing opportunities, please consider doing so below.

  • Routine COVID-19 Safety Check. Please click here to give consent for all COVID Testing offered at HPS (which currently includes COVID-19 Safety Checks and testing your child in the health office if they are symptomatic.

    • This is a PCR test.

    • Testing at Placentino occurs on Tuesdays and results are typically received on Wednesday

    • You will only be contacted if your child tests positive ​

  • Weekly Home Antigen tests. Please click here to opt into receiving home antigen testing kits. 

    • Two tests are distributed to be used over the course of two weeks. HPS asks that you test on Friday evening. If your child tests positive, please contact our health office. 

If you have any questions regarding COVID-19 testing offered at HPS, please contact our health office at 508-429-0647 ext 1206, or


If your child tests positive for COVID, PLEASE email our nursing staff as soon as possible so that they can advise you on next steps including return to school dates and protocols.


Placentino Family Calendar

If you would like to add our Placentino Family Google Calendar to your computer/device please click here.


Open Positions at HPS

If you know anyone looking to work for Holliston Public Schools, we are still looking for full time paraprofessionals, part-time paraprofessionals, lunch monitors, and many other positions. In addition, we are also still looking for daily substitutes


At Placentino we CARE

Cooperation     Acceptance     Responsibility     Effort

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Dr. Slaney, Ms. Lassey, and Mrs. Dicruttalo