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    New start/end times for elementary schools for the 2017-18 school year!!

    9:00am to 3:35pm

    Matthew Paterson Elementary School
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    Matthew Paterson Elementary School



School Social Workers work within the school setting, to strengthen the social/emotional well being of all students in order to improve academic and personal goals.  Ms. MacCarthy is experienced in helping families deal with school issues such as poor grades, discipline concerns, learning difficulties, attendance, family problems, relationships with peers, problem solving and conflict resolution.  Ms. MacCarthy provides education, support and resources to students and their families. 

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Habits of Mind

This month's Habit of Mind is...

Listening with Understanding & Empathy 

We strive to understand others, devote mental energy to another person's thoughts and ideas, and make an effort to perceive another's point of view and emotions. and emotions.