Ragamala Dance Company / Compañía de Danza Ragamala

Ragamala Dance Company The Ragamala Dance Company will Visit La Academia and The Kindergarten Center on May 1st. This dance company focuses on the rich arts and culture of India, while inspiring participants to explore innovation within tradition. Their performance will be culminate our recent focus on learning about the culture of India. Compañía de Danza Ragamala La compañía de Danza Ragamala visitará La Academia y el Kindergarten Center el 1º de mayo. Esta compañía de danza se enfoca en el enriquecimiento de las artes y la cultura de la India, mientras inspira a sus participantes a explorar e innovar sus tradiciones. Su espectáculo culminará con nuestro reciente enfoque en aprender sobre la cultura de la... Continue reading Ragamala Dance Company / Compañía de Danza Ragamala

Check and Connect/Checa y Conecta

Check and Connect Our school recently became the first elementary school in the district to participate in the Check and Connect Mentor program. Similar to the Check and Connect programs at our middle and high schools, mentors work collaboratively with families and teachers to support students. Twenty-seven staff members are currently volunteering as mentors who build long-term relationships with students to promote their success at school. Checa y Conecta Nuestra escuela recientemente se convirtió en la primera escuela primaria del distrito en participar en el programa de mentoría Check and Connect. Al igual que en las escuelas secundarias y bachilleratos, los mentores trabajarán en colaboración con familias y maestros para apoyar a los estudiantes. Veintisiete miembros del personal se ofrecen actualmente como mentores voluntarios que construyen relaciones a largo plazo con los estudiantes para promover su éxito en la... Continue reading Check and Connect/Checa y Conecta

Volunteer Appreciation Week is April 10-13/Semana de Apreciación a Voluntarios del 10-13 de abril

Volunteer Appreciation Week is April 10-13 All volunteers are invited to stop by the office for a treat April 10th-13th. We appreciate our volunteers at the Kindergarten Center and La Academia and realize they are an essential component of our school community. Our volunteers make our school a better place by assisting in classrooms, serving as reading buddies, working in the library, chaperoning students on field trips, helping with special events, assisting with the weekend back pack food program, planning our Fiesta, organizing our Read-a-Thon, assisting with hearing and vision screening, facilitating learning at a station, sharing their expertise, providing for ways to recognize the work of our wonderful staff, and creating our student directory, and preserving memories in our yearbook, to name a few. If you are interested in volunteer opportunities at our school, please contact the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO), Parents in Action (PIA), or your child’s teacher and they will... Continue reading Volunteer Appreciation Week is April 10-13/Semana de Apreciación a Voluntarios del 10-13 de abril

Reading Buddies/Amigos de Lectura

Reading Buddies Our school-wide Reading Buddies program has been a tremendous success. We currently have 15 volunteers reading on a weekly basis with 34 students. It has been wonderful to walk through the halls and see the smiles on the faces of the students and volunteers as they share a good book together. There is still room to join Sra. Stegenga and the Reading Buddy team in their effort to engage students in the joy of Reading. Contact her at stegengaj@district112.org to get started Amigos de Lectura Nuestro programa escolar de Amigos de Lectura ha tenido un tremendo éxito. Actualmente contamos con 15 voluntarios que leen semanalmente con 34 estudiantes. Ha sido maravilloso caminar por los pasillos y ver las sonrisas en las caras de los estudiantes y voluntarios compartiendo un buen libro. Todavía hay espacio para unirse a la maestra Stegenga y el equipo de Amigos de Lectura en su esfuerzo por disfrutar la Lectura. Póngase en contacto con ella a... Continue reading Reading Buddies/Amigos de Lectura