The latest announcements from the Principal, PTO, and NPS...

We need 1-2 people to run the Mar 1st Bake Sale

UnknownWe need 1-2 people to run the Primary Election Day Bake Sale on Mar 1. There should be a large turn out for the election so is a great opportunity to raise $$ for Bigelow.  Please consider running this event. We have everything set up  and ready to go.  Tasks include organizing the bake sale, overseeing the volunteers and setting up.  We do all the advertising for you.  Please contact us at if you are interested.

Love Your Bigelow Library – Donate a Book

thWith Valentine’s Day around the corner it is the perfect time to LOVE THE LIBRARY and honor a teacher, staff member or student at the same time.  A nameplate honoring the student/teacher, and recognizing the donor, will be placed inside a new book.

Click here to find a list of book’s specifically selected for the Bigelow Library.  Chose the book(s) you would like to donate and pay by credit card.  You will be contacted regarding the person you would like to honor. Your generosity is deeply appreciated.

Save the Date – The Bigelow Speakeasy (Bigelow’s Parent Event of the Season)


Mark your calendars now for THE BIGELOW SPEAKEASY:  Saturday, May 14th at the Commander’s Mansion in Watertown.  

A fun night with great food, a silent auction, music, lots of Bigelow parents and faculty and much more!! Last year’s event was a great success and this year’s promises to be even more fun.  We hope you will be able to join us.

Join our event on Facebook

Thank you to Tammy McKenna and Beth Panella for co chairing this event. Please email Beth with any questions.

Stay tuned for more information!

Thank you to everyone that helped make the Teacher Appreciation Lunch a SUCCESS

A warm thank you to all that contributed your time and delectable food to the Teacher Appreciation Lunch this past week.      The teachers and staff at Bigelow enjoyed the wonderful spread.  A special thank you to Stacy Schwartz and Magda Duchnowska for leading this effort for us!!

THANK YOU:  Beth Newman, Marian McDonagh, Sami O’Reilly, Ellen Jawitz, Debbie Ruiz, Debbie Fredberg, Heidi Gardner, Meridith Welch, Monika Sawicka, Mary Miller, Beth Panella, Anna Olivella, Jessie Gilmartin, Lori Maddams, Hongtao Guo, Joanne Simpson, Tracey Brenner, Melissa Lerou, Marcia Heron, Anna Leone-Wallace, Karen Manning, Laura Davis, Wendy Kritzer, Shana Smythe, Beth Coomer, Lena Goodwin, Christine Elder, John Reiner, Korina Martin-Sylvan, Diana Kurland, Deb Vogel, Michele Baxter, Jordana Alford, Margaret Murphy-Smith, Deb Gilpen, Lara Metcalf and Ann Nguyen.  Your generosity is SO appreciated!!!

Dishes, utensils, etc can be picked up from the kitchenette off of the library.


Looking for a homestay family for this summer

We are a family of 4 living in Newton and we have good friends from Barcelona who are looking for a homestay family for their 16 years old son in the Boston area for this summer. Ideally with a son of a similar age, looking for the educational and fun experience of having a foreigner living in their home. If you are interested, please contact Anna Olivella 617 314 0087