Come join us next Tuesday, December 9th from 5:30pm-7:30pm for a night in celebration of the arts. Enjoy an art exhibit, vocal concert and intrument performances along with time with classroom teachers and students. There will be an art prize raffle! Watch your Monday Mail for more info!
Through our work with Des Moines Performing Arts, students in Mrs Campero’s Kindergarten class, Ms Fontanini’s 3rd grade class and Mrs Wilcox’s 5th grade class were able to work with Jamin Carter, a visiting artist, for two days this week. To view pictures from his visit, please click here. Jamin worked with students on literacy … Read more »
2nd Graders from Ms Budreau, Ms Hall and Ms Smith’s classes enjoyed showing off their learning today with a Weather Celebration. Parents, families, visiting Principals and 5th graders visited with the students to hear all about what they have been learning. Students created fact and opinion books as well as some great visual art pieces … Read more »
Winter arrived earlier than anticipated this year but we still need to keep our students safe from the cold. Remember to dress your student with gloves, hats, winter coats and scarves. If they want to play in the snow during recess they will also need to have snow pants and winter boots on.
Last Thursday, believe it or not, was Findley Drama Club’s first performance and it wasn’t your typical show. The evening entitled “Behind the Scenes at Drama Club”, included highlights from all of the Drama exercises and games that students have been participating in to build up their theater skills! Drama club meets every Thursday from … Read more »
Third Graders were in for a great afternoon when their Art Teacher, Lisa Hesse and Music Teacher, Jane Olson surprised them with visiting artists, Fifth House Ensemble – an musical group based out of Chicago. The group worked with all of third grade to explore how music can help bring stories and writing to life! … Read more »