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Welcome to the Winthrop Friends of Ipswich Elementary Schools (FRIES) website! Be sure to bookmark the site so you can easily browse/search for the latest FRIES news, upcoming events, activities and ways to get involved with Winthrop. We appreciate your support!

Have a question or an idea for FRIES? Please contact a FRIES representative by clicking on “Who’s on FRIES” above or email us at

Fall 2019 Playground Spruce-up

Our playground is in need of some care for the upcoming school year. Find out how to volunteer on our Sign-up Genius.

Mums Seasonal Fundraiser

It’s MUMS SEASON! Time to add some fall color to those doorsteps while supporting Winthrop FRIES at the same time. Country Gardens in Rowley is helping us again with our annual mums sale. Order forms are due (with a check to Winthrop FRIES) by Friday, September 13.

Pickup will be on September 21st from 9-12 on the Winthrop front lawn. We’ll be needing volunteers to help with pickup— check your order forms to sign up to help!

Coming Soon … Parent Socials

Stay tuned for more info!