On Friday, September 1, Paul Kinder Middle School students were involved in the Olweus Anti-Bullying Assembly. The assembly was entirely student-led and included video vignettes, student stories, and anti-bullying information. The PKMS students and staff were asked to STAND UP in support of their fellow students and to be their best.
Moreland Ridge Middle School Science Club is off to a great start as students in grades 6-8 work on 8-bit window art. Students were given 8-bit images to plot out using graph paper. Post-it notes are being used to create 8-bit art images on windows in the cafeteria and library learning commons.
The Blue Springs School District dedicated a time capsule commemorating the 2017 All American Solar Eclipse Monday afternoon at the McGraw Country School. Student representatives from each school took part in the ribbon cutting of the capsule, which will be opened on August 21, 2117.
Blue Springs School District staff were part of an inspirational start to the school year in the annual convocation ceremony at Blue Springs High School. District staff heard inspirational words from District Teacher of the Year Tara Pennington, student speaker Anna Kochman of Blue Springs South High School, the Board of Education and Superintendent Jim Finley. Talented student singers Sam Aubuchon and Jordan Haas entertained while district staff were awarded service pins and all building Teacher of the Year winners were introduced. The custodial staff of Hall-McCarter Education Center, Lou Dobbs and Jennifer Bales, was awarded the Delvin Chubick Award.
Wednesday, September 27
Tuesday, October 3, 7:30 A.M.
Wed, October 4
Fri, Oct 6 - Grandparents/Special Persons Day
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