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  • Students Helping the Community
    Students collected and donated books to a local family shelter.
  • Mother Daughter Tea
    Students attended a mother daughter tea to celebrate Mother's Day.
  • Special Olympics
    Students from the Developmental Classes and their buddies attended the Special Olympics
  • Musical Fundraiser for Joachim
    JA wants to thank all of the music staff and students throughout the city for coming together to help Joachim and his family.
  • Lawn Party
    We had lots of fun with Braveheart and so many other friends at our Lawn Party.
  • Grade 3 Multiplication Bee
    Grade 3 Multiplication Bee
    And the winners are.... Mrs. Wilson's class. Congrats!!!!!
Celebrate Lunch Lady Hero Day
Celebrate Lunch Lady Hero Day
Students at JA honored their cafeteria staff today. We appreciate all that they do for us throughout the year.
Community Support
Community Support
Representatives from Hometown Bank recently donated school supplies to JA. Mrs. McNamara's Kindergarten students were happy to help disperse the items to teachers.
Vision Statement
The vision of Johnny Appleseed Elementary is to guide our students to become successful lifelong learners, socially competent individuals and responsible citizens.

JA Students Learn About Healthy Eating
JA Students Learn About Healthy Eating
Michelle Palladino, Resident Dietitian from Chartwells, teaches first graders about legumes.
Cabaret Night
Cabaret Night
Some of our talented fifth graders entertained us by singing and playing instruments.
Barnes and Nobles Night
Barnes and Nobles Night
Mrs. Bradford organized a fund raiser at Barnes and Nobles on Dec. 8th. Many of our students sang and read books. Some students in Mrs. Barnaby's class put on a play. It was a fun event!
A Day of Caring at JA
A Day of Caring at JA
Students at JA raised funds to purchase toys for the pediatric oncology unit at UMASS.
Johnny Appleseed's Outstanding Educator
Mrs. Mellanie Kelly was recently nominated by her colleagues as Johnny Appleseed's Outstanding Educator of the Year. Well deserved! Mrs. Deacon recently visited JA to acknowledge her award through the Leominster Education Foundation.
Family Math Night
Family Math Night
Students enjoyed showing their parents how to tackle the Common Core strategies of math.
Lucy's Love Bus
Lucy's Love Bus
The fourth graders at JA are raising funds again this year for Lucy's Love Bus, an organization that provides support and comfort to children with cancer. Thanks to all who supported the cause by buying popcorn and a Kindness candy cane. Watch for more opportunities to help!