Saturday, May 21st from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. our school will be hosting the Lilla Laps - a walk-a-thon fundraiser to promote healthy living, celebrate as a community, and raise money for before and after school programs for SY16-17. Please consider participating and feel free to bring your families & friends. More information will be shared with staff in the coming weeks and students will receive information about how to fundraise during the week of May 9th. If you have any initial questions or would like to help out, contact Ms. Kostaras. Click the headline for the Lilla Laps video!
Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) makes a donation of $10,000 to the teachers of the Lilla G. Frederick Pilot Middle School. On hand for this event were Bob Thacker, Adopt a Classroom Executive Director; Roy Willis, PERC president and CEO; NBC News correspondent Jenna Bush Hager; BPS Superintendent Tommy Chang; and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. It was also announced that 86 propane school buses will transport Boston Public School children to school. Please click headline for more information.
The Lilla G. Frederick School Arts and Fiddlehead Theatre have a great partnership allowing our students, staff and families the opportunity to enjoy quality theatre. Fiddlehead occupies the Strand Theatre in the Upham's Corner section of Dorchester. In past years, we've seen The Little Princess, AIDA, The Wiz and Jesus Christ Superstar. Please click headline for more information
Brianna Pusey made the Lilla G. Frederick community proud! She was the youth speaker at the "Be the Light" Community Walk. During her speech she spoke about her experience with racism. She said that we need to be open-minded because everyone has a story. With a tone love and compassion, Brianna was the light! Special thanks to Ms. Lovett for organizing an AMAZING event. Thanks to all of the Frederick teachers and staff who participated in this event.
First Day Daps represents a small, yet meaningful step toward reaching our goals. It is a day that will bring together men of all ages, cultural backgrounds, and fields of experience, as we welcome and encourage a generation of young men. Whether it’s simply offering a friendly fist dap or sharing a few inspiring words, what better way to kick-off another school year than by providing our leaders of tomorrow with an experience that will surely leave an indelible mark on the memory for years to come!
As the birthplace of public education in this nation, the Boston Public Schools is committed to transforming the lives of all children through exemplary teaching in a world-class system of innovation, welcoming schools. We partner with the community, families and students to develop within every learner the knowledge, skill, and character to excel in college, career, and life.