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    Divider and spacer Jasmine GallowayVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A007143Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Galveston teacher Jasmine Galloway who was one of three CUSD teachers invited to attend the Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball on April 13 at Chase Ballfield. The Arizona Diamondbacks Science of Baseball provides a mechanism for teachers to help students improve their academic performance. Their goal is to translate students' love of baseball into an appreciation, understanding, and passion of the science and mathematics underlying the sport.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Galveston Elementary Kiwanis KidsVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006624Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) Galveston Kiwanis Kids met in February to plan and prepare for upcoming community service projects. Pictured are the club officers.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Team All-a-bot-itVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006607Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Alonda Barocio, Ester Jimenez, Emanuel Jiemenz, Angelo Fimbres, Gregorio Hernandez and Jesus Gutierrez of the Galveston Team All-a-bot-it sponsored by Dana Shaw, First Lego League Robotics Competition winners at the 2019 Chandler Innovation Fair. CIF 2019 Award Winners 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer STEM and shade structures at GalvestonVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006079Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) First graders at Galveston Elementary culminated a 3 week study of sun and light including learning about shadows, temperature, and shade. The students practiced the engineering process by trying to solve a problem of cooling off on the playground. The students were challenged to create a model of a shade structure. They worked in teams of 2 and planned, built, and tested the structures.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Intel / Hermanas event 2018Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A006009Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to our Galveston 6th grade girls who participated in the Intel / Hermanas 2018 event at Chandler-Gilbert Community College on November 9, which focused on science and engineering. CGCC Hermanas Conference Event website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Jill BurnleyVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005959Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) Congratulations to Galveston Elementary PE teacher Jill Burnley who was one of four CUSD teachers who presented at the Arizona Health and Physical Education State Convention during the week of October 22. Their session was titled "CUSD PE TEACHERS are OPEN to Fitness!"  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Galveston kindergarten teacher Denise CastilloVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005838Galveston Elementary - (2018-2019) Galveston kindergarten teacher Denise Castillo won a $500 Supply My Class APS Teacher Award from Arizona Public Service.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Kids Safe Online Cyber Security Calendar ContestVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005367Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) Galveston Elementary teacher Maria Hase participated in the Kids Safe Online Cyber Security Awareness Calendar Contest. Her students watched short videos and talked about information related to Cyber Security and bullying. The culmination of the unit was entering the contest. One of her student's Melony, ended up being a winner in the contest! She was honored at an awards ceremony at the Arizona Department of Administration.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Kiwanis Kids ClubVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004976Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) The Galveston Kiwanis Kids Club visited Brookdale Chandler Regional Nursing Home in February.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Math League CompetitionVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004421Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) Galveston 6th graders participated in the Math League Competition at Basha High.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Kiwanis K-KidsVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004422Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) Galveston 4th - 6th graders attended the Kiwanis K-Kids Club kickoff party. Officers were installed and members were pinned!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Galveston Elementary Robotics ClubVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A004333Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) Galveston Elementary Robotics Club came in 9th place in the robot category at the Lego Robotics Competition.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Galveston StudentsVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003970Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) Galveston students collected $1,400 for victims of Hurricane Harvey in September. Hartford Principal Heather Anguiano will deliver the check personally.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Kiwanis Club Book DonationsVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003925Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) Thank you to the Kiwanis Club who donated several hundred books to our school in partnership with the San Diego Book Project. Books were distributed over the two days of conferences.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Mayor's Listening Tour at GalvestonVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003926Galveston Elementary - (2017-2018) Galveston Elementary had excellent neighborhood turnout for Mayor Jay Tibshraeny and his staff on the Mayor's Listening Tour.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Be Kind People Project and Subway Cycle for SuccessVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003468Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Be Kind People Project and Subway Cycle for Success: Teachers nominated students for showing random acts of kindness. Two winners were chosen, and they each won a bicycle!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Tyrann Mathieu from the Arizona CardinalsVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003422Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Thank you to Tyrann Mathieu of the Arizona Cardinals for his generous donation to United Food Bank who, in turn, provides food backpacks for our Galveston students.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ernst and Young / United Way Day of Action, Galveston beautification projectVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003444Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Thank you to Ernst and Young for their Galveston beautification project on the United Way Day of Action.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Be Kind AssemblyVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003400Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Be Kind Group and Microsoft partnered up to present our students with an outstanding assembly promoting ways to be outstanding citizens. Galveston is very proud to be a part of this program.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003367Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Galveston Elementary 3rd Grade Teacher, Kirsty Lydy, was named KNIX Teacher of the Week for the week of December 19th.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer The Galveston Robotics Club, sponsored by Si Se PuedeVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003368Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) The Galveston Robotics Club, sponsored by Si Se Puede, competed in the Animal Allies Robotics Competition at Metro Tech High in November. Our team won the prestigious Judges Choice Award. Congratulations on a job well done!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Ms. Campbells Fifth Grade StudentsVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003366Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Ms. Campbells fifth grade students participated in the Hour of Code at the Microsoft Store.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003325Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Galveston was awarded a $500 grant for brand new library books from Gardner's Book Service. The grant was awarded by the Barbara Park Foundation.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Melissa Lundquist teaching at Math Conference in TucsonVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003326Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Galveston teacher Melissa Lundquist will be presenting at the Math Educator Appreciation Day (MEAD) Math Conference in Tucson, Arizona.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Mrs. Tina Henegar Smith presenting at GalvestonVisit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A003142Galveston Elementary - (2016-2017) Mrs. Henegar Smith spoke to our 4th and 5th grade classes about her experience on 9/11. She lived on Staten Island and worked in the south tower on the 84th floor. There was so much confusion that day when the tower was hit. She did not intend to leave until her supervisor insisted that she go home. Unfortunately, her supervisor did not leave. Mrs. Smith considers her an angel who continues to watch over her. She expressed thanks for first respondents who helped during this horrific event.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002447Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston teacher Donna Denning was awarded a Donors Choose grant allowing her to bring additional technology into the classroom.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002448Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston music teacher Dr. Matt Lennex was awarded grant funding to support sending our 3rd grade students to the Musical Instrument Museum.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002449Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston teacher Elizabeth Leon has coordinated an English class for parents of Galveston students. The class goes on throughout the spring and the enrollment has been filled with eager learners. We are so proud of our parents for modeling the love of learning.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002450Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston teacher Mrs. Elizabeth Leon has coordinated a class for parents, Raising a Reader. We love our parent resource center!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002451Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston 2nd grade students and teachers hosted Liberty Wildlife visitors. The students were able to get an up close look at multiple birds, including an owl and vulture!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002452Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston 2nd graders visited the Chandler Public library -- and came back with their own library cards!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002453Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston 4th graders attended a field trip to the Phoenix Symphony.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002456Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) In December, Galveston PTO hosted a holiday tiendita; a shop to allow students to purchase small gifts for their family members.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002457Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston PTO sponsors monthly perfect attendance award winners.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002466Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) On February 5th, Galveston hosted WJHS principal and parent liason, Jeff Delp and Enriqueta Quintero, at our monthly Cafecito with the Principal. Mr. Delp and Mrs. Quintero shared the vision of WJHS and information about the programming choices to meet the needs of all learners.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002472Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Melissa Lundquist, Erik Earl, and Amanda Whittaker of Galveston Student Council coordinated with United Way to host the NCAA Football College Banner program and assembly for our 6th grade students.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002459Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) The CUSD Governing Board hosted a breakfast for Galveston staff. Staff members shared highlights of special programs and events at our school including Student Council, Chandler Sports League after school program, LEXIA computer based intervention, Art club, Parent education clases, and more.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002467Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Our K-3 teachers have committed to extra professional development to learn and implement a phonics/phonemic awareness support program to benefit all students.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002468Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) On January 27th, Galveston kindergarten students and teachers were treated to a performance from the Sun Lakes Rotary Theatre group.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002458Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) On December 17th, Galveston staff and students participated in our annual Jingle Jog to promote exercise and good health!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002471Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) Galveston teacher Rose Marie Bogue organized a staff fundraiser to support the annual Lyphoma-thon.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002454Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) In December, Galveston 5th & 6th grade students performed a band and orchestra concert for families.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002469Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) In December, Galveston teacher Krista McDaniel was awarded a Donors Choose grant allowing her to bring additional technology into the classroom.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002470Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) In December, Galveston teacher Maria Acosta was awarded a Donors Choose grant allowing her to bring additional technology into the classroom.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002464Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) On December 1st, Galveston students received recognition at our Lion's Pride Awards Assembly. Awards were presented for citizenship, attendance, and honor roll.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002473Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) In December, Galveston teacher Tana Miller was awarded a Donors Choose grant allowing her to bring additional technology into the classroom.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002465Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) On November 25th, Galveston staff members took on the 6th graders in a friendly game of flag football. Students gave a valiant effort, but in the end the staff prevailed, and remained undefeated in the annual school event.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002462Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) On November 20th, Galveston Student Council held a "Pennies for Patients" fundraiser and raised funds to support area youth battling serious illness.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002455Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) In November, Galveston 6th graders attended ASU for a STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) field trip!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Galveston Elementary WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A002460Galveston Elementary - (2015-2016) In August, Galveston teachers and staff hosted parent/teacher conferences. Over 95% of our students had a conference. We have great parent involvement at our school!  
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