3-30-18 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK   SPEED LIMIT:  The speed limit on Armory Drive is now 20 MPH.     SPRING TIME:  We are asking parents to help remind their child that when walking to and from school to be cautious about any animals they might encounter on the route.  Springtime brings out little critters that may have been hibernating over the winter and are now out on the move.      PLAYGROUND:  The playground is often used after school and Read more

3-9-18 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK   HEALTH CLASS:   Students in grades 1-6 will soon begin the health curriculum with units on Human Sexuality.  The 1st graders will review the names of the basic body parts.  They will also be able to identify male and female.  The 2nd graders will learn the proper names for all the body parts and complete a health program called “Its Your Body:  You’re in Charge”.  The 3rd graders will review the basic body parts and be Read more

3-2-18 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK   AUTHOR’S VISIT:  On March 26, 2018, Eisenhower students will have the opportunity to hear author Shelly Simoneau share information about her books.  Her stories are inspired by childhood memories and experiences growing up in the farming community of Wilsey, Kansas.  Your child will bring an order form home that can be used to purchase copies of Ms. Simoneau’s books.  Purchase is totally optional, the library will be obtaining copies for student enjoyment. STATE ASSESSMENTS:  Just Read more

2-23-18 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S OFFICE EES KINDERGARTEN ROUNDUP: Kindergarten Roundup is scheduled for Monday, March 5th, 2018.  This meeting is for parents only.   At 5:00 PM, there will be a meeting in the cafeteria with Mr. Roy, the school nurse, and kindergarten teachers going over what the expectations will be for the 2018/2019 school year. There will be time to sign up for the kindergarten screen scheduled for April 20th, 2018. If you know of a family that might have a student Read more

2-16-18 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK SHOOTINGS IN SCHOOL: Unfortunately, once again a school shooting is in the news. Another terrible situation that affects all of us in one way or another. Some students are talking about it at school, and we will talk with them if appropriate, however, we feel parents need to talk to their child as well when at home. USD 211 continues to do what we think is best in protecting students while at school. We are currently Read more

2-2-18 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK VALENTINE PARTIES: The students will have their Valentine parties on Wednesday, February 14th , at 2:30 PM. This is one of the biggest and most anticipated activities at the elementary level. Please remember that students are not to receive flowers or gifts at school on this day. PARENT / TEACHER CONFERENCES: There will be no school on Wednesday, February 21st, at Eisenhower Elementary. Parent / Teacher Conferences will be held this day for students in grades Read more