Elementary

There will be no school for students on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. Please make adjustments to your calendars.

Upcoming Events

October 8-11 - IOWA/CogAT Tests for grades 2 and 4

October 8-12 - Fire Safety Week

October 12 - Grandparents' Open House 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

October 19 - End of First Quarter

October 22 - Fall Music Concert 7pm Main Gym

October 23 - Grade Cards Distributed

October 24 - PD Day for Teachers - No School for Students

October 24, 25 - Parent Teacher Conferences

October 26 - No School

Elementary Slide Show

Life Skill Education Program

As part of our social behavior/character building education, Fort Jennings Elementary students will be taught a set of 18 life skills throughout the year. Every two weeks we will emphasize what it means for all of us to embody a particular life skill. There will be daily announcements, lunch time discussions and activities to educate and reinforce these skills. A schedule of skills and announcements regarding the program are located below.

8/27- 9/7 - Respect

9/10 - 9/21 - Caring

9/24 - 10/5 - Cooperation

10/8 - 10/92 - Effort

10/22 - 11/2 - Friendship

11/5 - 11/20 - Responsibility

11/ 26 - 12/7 - Flexibility

12/10 - 12/21 - Initiative/Courage

1/7 - 1/18 - Organization

1/21 - 2/1 - Patience

2/2 - 2/15 - Perseverance

2/18 - 3/1 - Sense of Humor

3/4 - 3/15 - Common Sense

3/18 - 3/29 Curiosity

4/1 - 4/12 - Integrity

4/15 - 4/26 - Pride

4/29 - 5/10 - Problem Solving

5/13 - 5/22 - Life Skills Recap

Effort

This week’s new lifeskill is Effort. “What does it mean to show effort?”

Effort is to work hard and do your best! Sometimes when things get tough we feel like giving up, but effort can help us push through to do our best. Effort can help us grow and accomplish our goals.


This week's Life Skill Shout Outs go to:

  1. Riley M., Bryce B., Anna M., and Tenley S.
  2. Sam D., Brayden K., Lucas K., and Stella M.
  3. Owen W., Mollie K., Wesley M., and Lucas K.
  4. Adrianna E., Anessa C., Kaylee Z., and Henry R.
  5. Tessa M., Sam D., James S., and Anna M.
  6. Jason S., Tessa M., Connor L., and Angel G.