Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Learning Options Form

During the Board of Education meeting on November 12th, the hybrid model was approved for students that participate in third through eighth grade self-contained special education and students in kindergarten through eighth grade general education. Hybrid learning provides students with both in-person and remote instruction. Specific details related to our district’s hybrid learning model for […]

A Special Guest Makes a Virtual Visit

The fifth grade band at Elementary North zoomed with SSgt. Nathan Clark, a trumpet player with “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band, which performs at the White House. After watching a video, students asked him numerous questions about being a member of the premier band of the United States Marine Corps. SSgt. Clark began […]

Positive Self Talk

 Ms. Saran, a social worker at Elementary North, spoke with third grade students about positive self talk. She encouraged them to write down three things they loved about themselves and to regularly repeat these things in their minds to reinforce a positive outlook on life. 

Connecting With Students Through Music

Elementary North music teacher Mrs. Aubrey invited her second grade students to bring their stuffed animals for Thursday’s virtual music class. Their animals became fellow players in the Apple Tree Circle Game. While it may be a virtual class, Mrs. Aubrey brought the same great energy, warmth and joyful spirit to her students.