The William Monroe Trotter INNOVATION School
Photo by Amy Butterworth
The William Monroe Trotter School is a K1-5 elementary school located in Grove Hall on the Dorchester/Roxbury line. Our mission is to ensure, inspire and develop the academic and social emotional growth of all of our learners as they aspire to reach academic excellence. Our vision is to create a learning community where students, families, and educators are valued, respected and are positive contributors and investors in the success of one and all.
William Monroe Trotter Innovation School
135 Humboldt Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02121
TROTTER SCHOOL PLEDGE
I BELIEVE IN MYSELF.
I AM RESPONSIBLE.
I AM SUCCESSFUL.
I AM RESPECTFUL.
I AM INTELLIGENT.
I APPROVE OF MYSELF
BECAUSE I LOVE MYSELF.
I AM PRODUCTIVE
AND GETTING BETTER AND BETTER EVERY DAY!
Trotter Alumni, connect on Facebook to keep in touch with your friends and teachers! Also, please join your fellow alum in the annual fundraiser for the Trotter Arts Program!
Trotter Alumni Facebook Page
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trotter Governance Board
Thank you and Congratulations to the following elected Governance Board Members! We are very excited to be led by this talented team. Members had their first meeting on Dec. 16 to gain a better understanding of the purpose and responsibilities as Governance Board Members as well as to begin developing by- laws. It was a great meeting, and we look forward to great things coming from this group! Next meetings will be on Monday, Jan. 6 to discuss the School Budget, then Jan. 29 to discuss the Bylaws, and March 5 at 6pm.
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If you would like to support the Trotter School, you may do so using the following PayPal link.
MCas rally spring 2014
The 3rd, 4th and 5th graders kicked off the start to their Math MCAS exams by holding an MCAS rally on Friday, May 2. Students sang, danced and shared original raps demonstrating their math skillz. Also, City Year showed us some fancy footsteppin...see video: City Year Video
lemonade day, saturday, may 3
Thank you to all who came out to support our students first Lemonade Day at Franklin Park! It was a beautiful day, and the lemonade stand was highly successful!! Congrats to all of our students and City Year! Great job!!
Playworks 5k run for recess, saturday, may 3
Thanks to everyone who came out to support our Playworks 5k Run!! This event keeps getting bigger and bigger! Hope to see you all next year! See the following link for pictures from this event!
Pictures of 5k Day
community service day, saturday, march 29
Thank you parents, families, partners, teachers and friends for joining us on Community Service Day to help make our school a better place to learn! We appreciate all that you do to support our students!
time to find summer programs!!
Now is the time to sign up for summer programming!! Don't wait and be too late!! Check out Boston Centers for Youth & Families' webpage: http://www.cityofboston.gov/bcyf/ and check out their summer program book:
BCYF Summer Programs
Trotter wins national