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    friendships form, and bright futures are made."
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  • Field Day 2014
    May 2, 2014
    Pre-K - 2nd station times:  8:30-10:40 AM
    3rd - 5th station times:  11:30-1:45 PM
    Lunch will be picnic style and the children will eat outside.
    Items to bring for Field Day:
    • water bottle
    • sunscreen
    • hat if needed
    • smile  :)
    Any questions concerning Field Day can be directed to Coach Hinely.

    Field Day Colors 2014

    Students are allowed to wear a solid color shirt with uniform bottoms on Field Day. (May 2nd
    Here are the colors that have been assigned for each grade level. 

    Pre-K: Pink (Girls) or Grey (Boys)

    Kindergarten:  Yellow

    1st grade:  Purple

    2nd grade:  Orange

    3rd grade:  Green

    4th grade:  Blue

    5th grade:  Red






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  • read
    Reading events from this year (along with some great pictures) can be found at our Media Center section.  Take a look!!  Click HERE to visit.  
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  • 4H



       important dates, files and information on the 4-H educational program


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Our mission is to meet the learning needs of our children while helping our children fulfill the requirements of schooling.
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