There will be no school for students on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. Please make adjustments to your calendars.
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
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
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:
- Riley M., Bryce B., Anna M., and Tenley S.
- Sam D., Brayden K., Lucas K., and Stella M.
- Owen W., Mollie K., Wesley M., and Lucas K.
- Adrianna E., Anessa C., Kaylee Z., and Henry R.
- Tessa M., Sam D., James S., and Anna M.
- Jason S., Tessa M., Connor L., and Angel G.