Edward White Elementary

Edward White Elementary, a growing K-6 school with 573 students, sits in the heart of the North Scott School District between the high school and the junior high.  A recent 5.2 million-dollar update has added 28,000 square feet of classrooms, offices, a media center and a full-size competition gymnasium to the facility.  

Edward White Elementary has partnered with  the University of Northern Iowa and was named a State Model PCL {Partnerships in Comprehensive Literacy} school in 2014.  Edward White teachers have a reputation as highly skilled instructional strategists and their students consistently achieve at high levels.

Partnerships in Comprehensive Literacy

Click below for weather related school closings:

*KWQC School Closings*

The Scott County Library Bookmobile will stop at Ed White from 9:30-11:30 on the following Thursdays:
*October 15, 29
*November 12
*December 10
Any student that has a Scott County Library card will be able to check out books.  Students will visit the Bookmobile with their homerooms.  If you need a library card, application forms are available in the school office.  

Calendar of Events

13         PTA Mtg 7:00-8:00
28         2 Hour Early Out
30         Halloween Parade/Party 2:15

3          Skating Party 
            K-2 Grade 5:30 to 7:00
            3-6 Grade 7:00 to 8:30
10        PTA Meeting 7:00-8:00
13        Donuts with Dad 6:45 a.m. to 8:00 
18        End of 1st Trimester
            2 Hour Early Dismissal
23        3 & 4 Grade Music Program 6:30 - Aud
25        No School - Conference Comp Day
26        No School Thanksgiving Break
27        No School Thanksgiving Break

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Fun Run Results

posted by Jill Brunkan   [ updated ]

Fun Run Results 2015

Pledges $18,962.92 we made our goal!

Company Match $     200.00

Corporate Sponsorships $ 1,400.00 =  Grand Total of $20,562.92

*Class Fitness Award:
This was awarded to the class in each grade that averaged the most laps at the Fun Run.  Each class was 
awarded a traveling banner to hang outside their classrooms all year.

Class Average Laps 
K Curry 
1st Neff 
2nd Swoboda 
3rd Bauer 
4th Keeney 
5th Lilly/Groene 
6th Nelson 

*Spirit Award:
This was awarded to the class that showed the best overall spirit at the Fun Run voted by our DJ. 
They receive a classroom popsicle party: Swoboda - 2nd Grade

*Overall Top Participation Class Award:
This was awarded to the class that showed the best overall participation in the Fun Run with fundraising, class laps, and school spirit. They receive a classroom Subway party: Wolf – K

*Top Overall Fundraising Grade:
This was awarded to the entire grade that raised the most money. They receive a Subway tailgate party on the last home football game: 4th Grade - $3,143.50

September Birthday Books

posted Oct 2, 2015, 11:11 AM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated Oct 2, 2015, 11:12 AM ]

The following Ed White students donated a book to the media center in honor of their birthdays:

Jackson H. - Danny and the Dinosaurs
Dane T. - What's Your Favorite Anima?
Cael C. - Guiness World Records 2016
Drew V. - Star Wars Jedi Academy, The Phantom Bully
Jay L. - The Battle of Bunker Hill
Cayden M. - Llama Llama Time to Share
Anthony V. - Pinky and Rex and the New Neighbors

Student Spotlight

posted Oct 2, 2015, 5:24 AM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated ]

Each week a student is randomly selected to appear in the Student Spotlight.
This week the spotlight is on:
Annie B.
6th Grade - Miss Nelson

Favorite fall activity:
Playing outside with my sisters.

Sport I like the best:
Soccer.  I play every position but goalie.

Favorite restaurant:
350 Grille.

Something I couldn't live without:
My cat Ralph.

Best vacation ever:
Disneyworld.  I like all the rides except for the Tower of terror.

Brody W.
3rd Grade - Mrs. Weiman

Favorite fall activity:
Going trick or treating.

Sport I like the best:
Basketball.  I play on a North Scott team.

Favorite restaurant:
Happy Joe's.  I like the sausage pizza.

Something I couldn't live without:
My BMX bike.

Best vacation ever:
Disney!  I love the scary rides.

2 Hour Early Out - October 28

posted Oct 1, 2015, 12:11 PM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated ]

There will be a two hour early out on Wednesday, October 28 due to a Professional Development Day. 
Please make the necessary arrangements for this change in schedule.

Halloween Parties/Parade

posted Oct 1, 2015, 12:10 PM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated Oct 1, 2015, 12:11 PM ]

Edward White's annual Halloween parade and parties will be Friday, October 30 Students will begin changing into costumes at 1:50 and the parade and parties will follow.  All students are encouraged to dress in costume and join the fun.  Time will be allocated for costuming so there is no need for a child to wear a costume to school.  Weapon-like accessories (guns, swords, knives, etc.) will not be allowed.  If you have questions, please let us know.

***Reminder: All treats need to be prepackaged.  If a student in your class has an allergy, please provide a safe snack.

Adopt A Teacher

posted Oct 1, 2015, 12:08 PM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated Oct 1, 2015, 12:08 PM ]

Would you like to Adopt a Teacher this year?  The Adopt a Teacher program is a good way for parents to get to know Ed White staff members.  Sign up now at: http://vols.pt/Uv4Bi8.  Please direct any questions to Tricia Campbell at: dtzrcampbell@hotmail.com.     

Join Edward White PTA

posted Oct 1, 2015, 12:07 PM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated Oct 1, 2015, 12:07 PM ]

Joining PTA is a great way to meet other parents and make new friends.  You can be involved as little or as much as you would like.  Individual memberships are $6.  New this year, is a family membership for $11. 


There are two easy ways to join the PTA:


·       Sign up online through www.volunteerspot.com.  Enter this link into your internet browser to see our Sign-Up on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/r9UnHJ.  Make sure to sign up for a spot and then click on the green button with the heart to pay for your membership.  Memberships can be paid online with a credit card or checking account number.

·       Print and complete the sign up form from google drive:  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3IOkwWzQT4JQk9ONng5TS1WcDg and return it along with a check to the office or your student’s teacher.  Checks should be made payable to Ed White PTA.


Thank you again for your support.  Without you and your input, we would be unable to provide the educational opportunities our students so deserve.

The Ned Show

posted Sep 28, 2015, 11:34 AM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated Sep 28, 2015, 12:02 PM ]

The Ned show is a character education program that centers around three important messages that have life long relevance:

*Never give up
*Encourage others
*Do your best

During the assembly, students learned about NED's three messages while enjoying storytelling, magic, humor and yo-yo tricks.

Don't Forget to Buy a Yearbook!

posted Sep 3, 2015, 12:42 PM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated Sep 24, 2015, 9:09 AM ]

Don't forget to order a yearbook!  The price is $15.  Order on Intouch online or fill out a form available in the school office, checks made payable to Ed White. We will have an all school signing assembly at the end of the year, so don't miss out on owning your own piece of Ed White history!  Order deadline date is March 4.

Ed White Traffic Flow

posted Aug 21, 2015, 7:24 AM by Jill Brunkan   [ updated Aug 21, 2015, 7:24 AM ]

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