Activities & Events

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The 2020-2021 school year will be a little different.
Please note that any of the events listed may be postponed, cancelled or re-imagined in a creative way as we all do our best to navigate the current conditions. We're committed to trying for a fun year for our Center Community, but the safety and security our our students, families and staff comes first!

Basket Raffle 
Winners Selected on 10/31

Lots of goodies, all donated by parents and caregivers. This year's drawing will be held via Facebook Livestream. Tickets on sale through forms and at Trunk or Treat.


Trunk or Treat 
w/Basket Raffle
October 31, 12-3pm

Trick or treat at decorated cars around the school parking lot! Families will sign up for specific time slots and social distancing and masks will be enforced.

Trunk volunteers and candy donations are needed.


Recycle Day 
November 7, 8am-3pm
Administration Building Parking Lot,
230 North Road

Clean out your garage! Basement! Attic! For a cash (check or cc) donation, dispose of your metal & electronics. Small appliances, lawnmowers, printers, coffee makers, and more. See attached flyer for more details and acceptable items.

We appreciate your support of this joint fundraiser for McCarthy Middle and Center Elementary Schools.

*Volunteers needed for this town-wide event.

BINGO Night 
February 5, 6:30-8pm
(tbd virtual or in-person)

You have to play to win! Join the fun--play a few rounds of BINGO with your Center community.

Virtual Team Trivia
(timing tbd)

Get your family or friends together and compete against other Center School teams in a fun online Team Trivia challenge. There are prizes to be won!

We are looking for a coordinator for this event. Reach out if you are interested in helping!

*There will be a small team registration fee for this event

Dining to Donate 
(timing tbd)

Take a break with dinner from a popular area restaurant. Dine in or takeout and a portion of your bill is donated to Center.

4th Grade Activities 
February - June

Lots of fun for the 4th grade as they complete their time at Center School. From the yearbook to our Move Up Day celebration. Many memories are made!

Square 1 Art 

Create keepsakes from your child's artwork, and help raise funds for Center. What could be better than that? Just be sure to submit your form by the deadline!

Taste of Chelmsford - Reimagined!

We have a plan to reimagine this event that is currently taking shape! This year we will be focused on giving back and showcasing our local small businesses through a new and fun month-long fundraiser/raffle experience. 

For the most up to date details visit the Taste of Chelmsford website.

Science Fair 
March 10, 6:30-8pm
(tbd virtual or in-person)

Students share their science projects and what they've learned. 

Ziti Supper 
March 24 (tentative)

A Center tradition. Bring your family for dinner at Center School's own Little Italy as 4th graders take on the role of waitstaff. Will be re-imagined as needed!

Staff Appreciation 
May 3-7

Help us to celebrate our wonderful staff and a great year!

*Donations will be needed.

Race for Education 
June tbd (tentative)

Lace up those sneakers and take some laps to help raise funds for Center!

Picture Day 
October 5th & 9th 

Picture day has taken place for the 2020-2021 school year. 

*        Did you know that the school
             earns a percentage of every
package purchased? Help us raise
funds and get those coveted school photos!