Mary L. Fonseca Elementary School

Believe to Achieve!

Math/Science MCAS Schedule

May 12: Grade 3 Math, Session 1

May 13: Grade 5 Math, Session 1

May 14: Grade 3 Math, Session 2

May 15: Grade 5 Math, Session 2

May 18: MCAS Make-Up Day

May 19: Grade 4 Math, Session 1

May 20: Grade 5 Science, Session 1

May 21: Grade 4 Math, Session 2

May 22: Grade 5 Math, Session 2

May 26: MCAS Make-up 

All MCAS sessions will begin at 8:45 AM.

Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on Wednesday, May 6th from 3:00 - 5:00 PM.

The Fonseca School is proud to announce our partnership with People, Incorporated.  As part of the partnership there will be a food pantry every Thursday in the Fonseca School Community Room from 3:15 to 5:15 PM. 

A Family Support Advocate will be at Fonseca on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:00 - 11:00 AM and by appointment. If you have any questions please call, Joshua Amaral, Community Center Coordinator, 774-627-2531.

The empty chair is a symbol that stresses the importance of attendance and the fact that a teacher cannot teach an empty chair.  Let's work together to ensure that the children at Fonseca are in their seat every day!

September Daily Attendance for Students: 95.6%

October Daily Attendance for Students: 94.2%

November Daily Attendance for Students: 92.74%

December Daily Attendance for Students: 90%

January Daily Attendance for Students: 92.24%

February Daily Attendance for Students: 87.64%

March Daily Attendance for Students: 91%

April Daily Attendance for Students: 92%

Total Percentage to date: 92.35%

Goal for May:  94% of the student population will attend school daily at Fonseca School.

Each Sunday Evening (6:00 PM) please be prepared to receive an "All Call" from Mr. Ward highlighting the weekly attendance as well as upcoming news and events happening at the Fonseca School. 


Fonseca Computer Lab







News and Notices

Fonseca School - Student Activities Calendar

Tuesday Notice

May 26, 2015

Events in May -

May 5 - Report Cards will be sent home for students in grades 1 - 5.

May 6 - Parent/Teacher Conferences from 3:00 - 5:00 PM.

May 6 - Massachusetts Walk to School Day - All Fonseca students will walk the around the Fonseca School Campus.

May 13 - May PTO Meeting beginning at 6:00 PM.

May 21 - Parent Cafe beginning at 6:00 PM.

May 25 - No School - Memorial Day

May 27 - Early Release for Fonseca School only.  Students will be dismissed at 12:30 PM.  Lunch will be served. 

PTO Corner:

If anyone is interested in participating in PTO events please contact Mrs. Melissa Raposa our PTO President.  Her email address is


Students in grades K-2 will enter through the Wall Street Entrance.

Students in grades 3-5 will enter through the Quarry Street Entrance. 

School hours: 8:05 AM - 2:52 PM

Breakfast is free for everyone and will be served from 7:55 until 8:10 A.M.

All students that arrive after 8:05 A.M. will be marked tardy and will need to enter through the Community Room door located near the main entrance. 

School Spirit Wear:

Pants or skirts either black, blue or khaki. Shirts either maroon, gold, or white with the Fonseca Logo on it.

Logos are available in the office from 8:00 - 2:00 P.M. The cost is $.50 per logo.

Before school daycare provided by Family Services. If you have any questions or concerns please call (508) 496-6678.

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to obtain A+ points for our school which will turn into dollars in the spring.