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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008463 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Chandler Innovation Fair
    Congratulations to Lego Lions team, winner of the First Lego League Robotics Competition at the 2020 Chandler Innovation Fair. CIF 2020 Award Winners
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008288 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Saturday School
    Galveston offers Saturday school for third through sixth graders. Saturday School Photo Album
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008286 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    100th Day of School
    Robin Horn's first grade class had a fun time taking part in the 100th day of school activities.
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    Digging for Dinosaur Eggs
    Stephanie Casoli's third grade class is learning about dinosaurs and fossils. They had a great time digging for dinosaur eggs -- just like archeologists! Digging for Dinosaur Eggs Photo Album
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008245 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Brianna Jacome
    Superintendent's Student Citizenship Award winner: Brianna Jacome is a charismatic, hard-working student who always tries her best. She works hard in all subject areas and has made considerable growth. Brianna takes pride in all of her work. She displays a growth mindset every day. Brianna is kind and willing to help her peers or her teachers. Brianna always comes to school with a smile and loves to make people laugh.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008147 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Buddy Classes
    Samantha Bagley's fourth graders enjoyed meeting their kindergarten buddies in Shannon Fritz' class. The fourth graders each chose a book to read to them. Buddy Classes Photo Album
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007949 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Robotics Club
    Our Lego Lions Robotics Club competed in the First Lego League Robotics Competition at ASU Polytechnic campus in December.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007948 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Perry Smiles for the Season
    Galveston first graders enjoyed participating in Perry's Smiles of the Season Event on December 4! Students decorated cookies, participated in fun crafts, played in bounce houses and with the artificial snow. They had a blast and were so thankful for the gifts they received at the end of the field trip!
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007873 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Second Grade Data Night
    The Family Engagement Team at Galveston Elementary School, held a Movin' On Up Data Night for all families of second graders. Twenty-three enthusiastic families learned and practiced a reading fluency strategy. This reading fluency skill equips families with a research-based strategy with which to assist their child to become a better reader. Childcare was provided, the families became eager, engaged learners, and several left with fun raffle prizes! Families committed to help their child reach a goal set by their family. They left Data Night equipped with support, materials and a better understanding of how to help their child be successful.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007791 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Water Festival
    Galveston 4th graders enjoyed Water Festival stations at Tumbleweed Park, put on by the City of Chandler and University of Arizona! Students learned about watershed, water conservation, the water cycle, and ground water through hands-on exploration. Water Festival - Photo Album
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007789 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    School Grade
    Galveston is now a proud "B " school, as rated by the Arizona Department of Education for the 2018-19 school year.
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    Dictionaries for 3rd Graders
    Thank you to the Chandler Rotary Club for providing dictionaries for all of our 3rd graders!
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    Free Little Library
    Galveston was lucky enough to receive a little free library from Southwest Human Development / Robson Communities, available to students, parents and staff. Take a book. Leave a book! We are so excited!
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    Unity Day
    Galveston Elementary students celebrated Unity Day on Wednesday, Oct. 23. October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and Unity Day is a day in which students unite and wear orange to stand up against bullying and unite in kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. Students helped paint rocks orange and signed a big banner pledging to be kind to others. Unity Day Photo Album
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    Bat Habitats
    Tana Miller's third grade class read a story about bats and then used animal research to create these awesome bat habitats!
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007648 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Perfect Attendance
    Congratulations to our Perfect Attendance students who enjoyed ice cream with the principal and the dean!
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007649 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Students of the Quarter
    Congratulations to the outstanding Galveston Students of the Quarter chosen by their teacher, who celebrated at the Lion's Pride Breakfast.
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    Gracie Orozco
    Congratulations to Gracie Orozco, an outstanding Galveston student, who was nominated for Scruffy's Tuffy's and will represent Galveston at an upcoming Chandler High football game. Gracie consistently exhibits the six pillars of Chandler High School: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007641 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Tomasa Cisneros
    THANK YOU to Tomasa Cisneros, our lead custodian, for taking the time to beautify our campus with new plants!
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007642 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Water Conservation Assembly
    Galveston welcomed the City of Chandler who put on a Water Conservation Assembly / Magic Show for our 3rd graders.
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    Grandparents Day
    Galveston PTO hosted a breakfast before school to celebrate Grandparents Day!
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007531 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Pancakes and Pavers
    Valley Christian High School held a Pancakes and Pavers event, donating classroom supplies to our teachers while also feeding our 4th-6th graders breakfast!
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    Fire Safety Presentation
    Cassie, our Fire Pal from the Chandler Fire Department, recently presented to 1st and 2nd graders on Fire safety.
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    Reading with Kindergartners
    Students from Ms. Fritz Kindergarten class love to read with Ms. Addair, our principal, in her office!
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007528 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Student Council
    Congratulations to our new Student Council officers who recently met for the first time with our administrators.
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    Snack Packs
    THANK YOU to the Valley of the Sun United Way (VSUW) and General Motors who delivered 1,000 snack packs for our students put together by volunteers.
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    Bridge Building
    Galveston 3rd graders built bridges in Science to see which one will hold the most weight.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007494 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
    Elks Club Donated Dictionaries
    THANK YOU to the Chandler Elks Lodge who donated Spanish/English dictionaries to all our Galveston third grade students!
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    Thank you to Si Se Puede for visiting Galveston for the last few Saturdays to hold soccer registration for our students.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007452 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)

    Thank you to the Valley of the Sun United Way and Mr. Cooper (Chandler location) for their kind donation of classroom supplies!
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A007143 Galveston Elementary (2018-2019)
    Jasmine Galloway
    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.
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    Galveston Elementary Kiwanis Kids
    Galveston Kiwanis Kids met in February to plan and prepare for upcoming community service projects. Pictured are the club officers.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A006607 Galveston Elementary (2018-2019)
    Team All-a-bot-it
    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
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A006079 Galveston Elementary (2018-2019)
    STEM and shade structures at Galveston
    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.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A006009 Galveston Elementary (2018-2019)
    Intel / Hermanas event 2018
    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
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    Jill Burnley
    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!"
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    Galveston kindergarten teacher Denise Castillo
    Galveston kindergarten teacher Denise Castillo won a $500 Supply My Class APS Teacher Award from Arizona Public Service.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A005367 Galveston Elementary (2017-2018)
    Kids Safe Online Cyber Security Calendar Contest
    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.
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    Kiwanis Kids Club
    The Galveston Kiwanis Kids Club visited Brookdale Chandler Regional Nursing Home in February.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A004421 Galveston Elementary (2017-2018)
    Math League Competition
    Galveston 6th graders participated in the Math League Competition at Basha High.
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    Kiwanis K-Kids
    Galveston 4th - 6th graders attended the Kiwanis K-Kids Club kickoff party. Officers were installed and members were pinned!
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    Galveston Elementary Robotics Club
    Galveston Elementary Robotics Club came in 9th place in the robot category at the Lego Robotics Competition.
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    Galveston Students
    Galveston students collected $1,400 for victims of Hurricane Harvey in September. Hartford Principal Heather Anguiano will deliver the check personally.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A003925 Galveston Elementary (2017-2018)
    Kiwanis Club Book Donations
    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.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A003926 Galveston Elementary (2017-2018)
    Mayor's Listening Tour at Galveston
    Galveston Elementary had excellent neighborhood turnout for Mayor Jay Tibshraeny and his staff on the Mayor's Listening Tour.
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    Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A003468 Galveston Elementary (2016-2017)
    Be Kind People Project and Subway Cycle for Success
    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!
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    Tyrann Mathieu from the Arizona Cardinals
    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.
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    Ernst and Young / United Way Day of Action, Galveston beautification project
    Thank you to Ernst and Young for their Galveston beautification project on the United Way Day of Action.
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    Be Kind Assembly
    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.
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    Galveston Elementary 3rd Grade Teacher, Kirsty Lydy, was named KNIX Teacher of the Week for the week of December 19th.
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