Category: Library

Time to put the books to bed for the summer!

Sadly, this Friday (5/19) will be the last day to check out books from the school library this year. We ask that you look under beds, car seats, behind winter coats, in back packs and all of the other places

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Katherine Applegate

Author Katherine Applegate, has sent our middles a sweet video thank you for their efforts in collecting food for families in need. Many of these students read her book Crenshaw and were inspired to help families who, due to financial

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High School? And then…?

Our counselor, Dan, is meeting with all of our 8th grade students and their parents to help them plan for high school and beyond. We are learning about what our choices are and how to plan for them according to

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Busy Learning and Giving

Upper grade students recently visited the U of U to get a taste of the university experience. See the SLC School District article here. Thanks to our counselor, Dan, for arranging this field trip. Later our 8th graders hosted representatives

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Special Visitors

On  Wednesday, October 26th we had the honor of hosting some amazing visitors to our school! Picture book author Kristi Yamaguchi came and talked to some of our younger classes and students from the Avenues Preschool about her newest book

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Did you see it?

At the bottom of your  registration page. The part where you can sign your child up for a SLC library card? Do it. If your child does not already have one, do it. It is free even if you do

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PTKs & Book Fair!

Hey! Next week is our PTKs! These meetings between parents, teachers and kids are very important to our community. Our students have been evaluating how they feel about their progress and learning at school. They get to reflect on their

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Summer Reading!

There are so many free, easy and entertaining ways to keep kids reading this summer! Story times, crafts, performances, prizes, workshops and BOOKS! Public Library Reading Programs- http://www.slcpl.lib.ut.us/events/view/3969/   Trackers will be handed out on the 29th. http://www.slcolibrary.org/le/lesp/index.htm The Utah State Fair- http://www.utahstatefair.com/readandwin 

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ART STROLL

Seriously, the posters for this year’s Art Stroll are amazing. I can hardly wait. Friday May 8th (tomorrow!) 5:30-8:30 at the school. Food trucks on the playground, more food and seating in the cafeteria, photo booth in the music room,

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Congratulations Teachers!

In the spirit of Learning Together, our 6-8 grade teachers- Claudia, Tina M., Gaby and Denny Jo have finished a technical certification course through Adobe Utah! As a result, our upper students have some new skills to use in creating

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