Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Book Tasting is on the Menu

The tables were set for a special treat. What was on the menu? A book tasting! Students in Ms. Schorsch’s fourth grade class had an opportunity to “taste” a wide variety of books from different genres, including fiction, folklore and autobiography. They skimmed a few pages of each book, wrote down their initial thoughts, and […]

Curriculum Nights This Week

Welcome back, everyone! It was an awesome first two days of school!  Kindergarten has already had their curriculum night, and here is the schedule for the rest of the grade levels. AUGUST 27, 2019 – Grades 2 and 4 6:30pm-7:15pm – 2nd Grade  7:15pm-8:00pm – 4th Grade AUGUST 28, 2019 – Grades 1, 3, and […]

Welcome Back!

It was so great to see you all at MEET THE TEACHER, SUPPLY DROP OFF, KINDERGARTEN CURRICULUM NIGHT, NEW TO SOUTH NIGHT AND THE BACK TO SCHOOL BASH this week. Just a reminder that school starts on Thursday, August 22, 2019. If you are driving your student(s), please drop off between 8:15 – 8:30 a.m.  School starts promptly at 8:40 a.m! Please be […]

Students Get Acquainted with Their New Teachers/Classrooms

Elementary schools welcomed parents and students attending annual “Get Acquainted” events. In addition to Elementary South, these events are taking place today at the School of Dual Language, Elementary North, Townline and Aspen. Families met teachers and dropped off school supplies. Students got a chance to check out their new classrooms before school starts. For […]

Back to School Information

Goooooooood morning, Elementary South!   School starts in 16 days!  I know I am excited and can’t wait to see you all!  Remember, this year there is NO RESIDENCY EVENT.  You will receive your classroom placement via US Mail.  Teacher assignment letters and transportation assignments go in the mail on FRIDAY, AUG 9, 2019.  You will also be able […]

Save the Date – Back to School Events

TEACHER ASSIGNMENTS: This year, you will receive your classroom placement via US Mail.  Teacher assignment letters and transportation assignments will go in the mail on August 9th, 2019.  You will also be able to access your child’s teacher via the Powerschool Parent Portal starting on  August 12, 2019. Please note that you must log into the Parent Portal using a browser […]

Things to Do Over the Summer

Hello Elementary South, It was an amazing year filled with learning both academic and social emotional growth.  Take a peek at our END OF YEAR VIDEO to see some of the fun we had this year.    https://vimeo.com/340729330 Don’t forget the importance of READING over the summer.  The Aspen Library’s Summer Reading Program is a […]