Welcome to the Naquag PTO!

Upcoming Meetings:

All parents are welcome and encouraged to join us at our open meetings. Meetings take place on the second Thursday of the month, at 6:30 pm, in the Naquag school library. Childcare is provided. You do not need to pay, sign up, etc., to be a member of the Naquag PTO, all you need is a child that attends our school! As the 2016-2017 school year is winding down, we encourage parents of incoming kindergartners to join us at our open meetings to learn what we are all about!

  • Thursday, April 13th
  • Thursday, May 11th – 2017-2018 Board Elections
  • Thursday, June 8th

 

Current Events:

  • Wachusett Mountain Fundraiser- We have partnered with Wachusett Mountain for a season long fundraiser. If you purchase a beginner package or lift ticket, enter the code DON-NAQUAG at checkout and the Naquag PTO will receive $10 for each ticket purchased! This fundraiser is for online purchases only.Tickets can be purchased at www.wachusett.com. Please share this with your friends!

 

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Meet Wiser, our school mascot.

What are the origins of Wiser’s name?    On December 22, 1686, a group of five Native Americans purchased a large parcel of land called Naquag.  “Naquag” was a  general name for the territory now comprising Rutland, Oakham, Hubbardston, Barre and parts of Princeton and Paxton. Possibly the same as Naiyag, meaning “an angle or corner,” and used by the Native Americans as a boundary. (Naig, ‘ point corner. ‘) One of the Native Americans who purchased the land was James Wiser, also known as Qualapunit.

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Naquag Elementary
285 Main St.
Rutland, MA 01543
508-886-2901