With the help of parents and volunteers, the Hardy PTO organizes events throughout the school year. Join in the fun!

Are you interested in volunteering for a PTO event? You can check the main Hardy School page or the Hardy PTO home page for upcoming events, and be sure to watch your child’s backpack for PTO event alerts.

METCO Events

The Hardy school participates in the METCO Program (Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunities) which provides suburban education for African-American, Hispanic and Asian students from Boston. The Arlington METCO office has information about the program. Go to their Facebook page for upcoming socials and events so check it out!

Calendar of Events

September 2018

Kindergarten Tour
First week of school.

Ice Cream Social
Second week of month.

Back to School Night
Last week of month.

Picture Day
Last week of month.

October 2018

Walk to School Day
First week of month.

Harvest Fest
Second week of month.

November 2018

Hardy Book Fair
Second week of month for a week – several events for parents who want to buy!

Helena Shopping Day
End of month. A private Hardy shopping event! Staff will provide styling tips and help with holiday gift buying.

Holiday Help Program
Usually starts mid-November.

December 2018

Gate Lighting
First week of month.

January 2019

4th Annual Movie Night
Near end of month.

February 2019

International Festival
Early in the month.

March 2019

Hardy Silent Auction
Early-in-the-month weekend.

Literacy Night
End of month.

Spring Concert and Art Show
End of month.

May 2019

Beginning of month.

Teacher Appreciation Week
Beginning of month.

June 2019

Field Day
Beginning of month.

Hardy Family Picnic
Friday before last week of school.