Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Spelling Bee Winner Moves on to Sectional Competition

After a classroom spelling bee, a school spelling bee, and two tiebreaker rounds, Elementary South finally has a winner. Harman A.,from Mrs. Dahm’s fourth grade class, scored a perfect 30/30 on the final tiebreaker test!  She will now move on to the Lake County Sectional Competition. Twelve finalists from the sectional competition will advance to the final competition. Please wish […]

Students Learn to Draw Cartoons

The art of drawing was the focus of Elementary South’s virtual assemblies on January 19. During the morning assembly, Cartoonist Mark Anderson with Andertoons showed students how to draw a variety of animals using a simple process of putting together letters and lines. In the afternoon, the focus was on dinosaurs vs. robots. Students had […]

Bike Rider’s Skills Amaze Students

Mrs. Brettner’s third grade class at Elementary South watched an all school virtual assembly featuring Pro BMX bike rider Matt Wilhelm. A Guinness World Record holder, Mr. Wilhelm amazed students with his tricks. He also spoke about the importance of perseverance and resilience. Several Elementary South students were featured in his custom recorded show. Students […]