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Visit Hull Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008400 Hull Elementary (2019-2020)
Sistine Chapel
Hull Elementary second graders in Heidi Raaf's class had to endure tough working conditions creating art while in Italy learning about Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel.
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Visit Hull Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008406 Hull Elementary (2019-2020)
Mindful Parent Night
Hull Elementary held "Mindful Parent Night" to share strategies with families on mindfulness, and they also made calming jars! Thank you to all our families who attended. It was an amazing night.
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Visit Sanborn Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008403 Sanborn Elementary (2019-2020)
Patriotic Picnic
Sanborn Elementary held their fifth annual Patriotic Picnic to kick off the Presidents Day weekend and spend some quality time together as a school community. Families enjoyed lunch together, a photo booth, 9-square, fabulous weather, and some patriotic music performed by second graders.
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Visit Tarwater Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008397 Tarwater Elementary (2019-2020)
Black History Month Celebration
Tarwater celebrated Black History with their annual essay contest, classroom activities, and library selections highlighting a plethora of African American change-makers.
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Visit Basha Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008378 Basha Elementary (2019-2020)
Bobcat Green Team
The Bobcat Green Team recently spent time working with SRP Connect to become energy wise.
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Visit Basha Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008379 Basha Elementary (2019-2020)
Jump Rope for Heart
Principal Stephanie Reeves joined the Basha student body in participating in the Jump Rope for Heart. The annual event sponsored the by the American Heart Association celebrated healthy hearts with the Bobcats.
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Visit Bologna Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008388 Bologna Elementary (2019-2020)
Black History Month Celebration
Bologna Elementary celebrates and honors the contribution of African American pioneers in space travel during Black History Month this year. Each morning on the announcement, the school highlights different contributions of African Americans figure in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).
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Visit Hull Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008391 Hull Elementary (2019-2020)
Studying China
Hull Elementary second graders in Heidi Raaf's class had a great time in the "rice fields," while visiting and studying about China.
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Visit Hull Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008393 Hull Elementary (2019-2020)
Daddy Daughter Dance
Everyone had a great time at the Hull Elementary annual "Daddy Daughter Dance."
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Visit Jacobson Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008395 Jacobson Elementary (2019-2020)
Model Railroad Builders Club
Jacobson Elementary students in the Model Railroad Builders Club are involved in designing, building and testing of individual railroad cars and town design sets. Then team members work together, to combine their individual pieces of tracks and towns to create a one of a kind mini-railroad town.
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Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A008355 Knox Gifted Academy (2019-2020)
Billy Williams
Knox Gifted Academy noon aide and resident artist Billy Williams is exhibiting his artwork around the school in celebration of Black History Month. His artwork features Jimmy Hendrix, Malcolm X/Rosa Parks/MLK, Sade, Bob Marley, Prince and Muhammad Ali. He not only makes the kids so happy at recess every day, but he also runs clubs, helps our VEX teams create unique shirts -- and now has transformed our campus with a special art gallery! Thanks for all you do, Mr. Williams! Mr. Billy Williams and Art Gallery Photo Album
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Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A008356 Knox Gifted Academy (2019-2020)
Golf Hole Designs
Fifth grade was all abuzz the with designing, engineering, collaborating, and dreaming of possibilities for their golf hole designs for our Science and Engineering night. This year, students could choose between working on teams to create table top golf holes or fun size ones. We can't wait for construction to begin! Golf Hole Designs Photo Album
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Visit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008352 Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary (2019-2020)
Saturday Games
Cheers to our 3rd/4th grade basketball team, working hard at their Saturday games!
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Visit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008353 Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary (2019-2020)
Hartford Huskies Choir
The Hartford Huskies Choir performed at CUSD Elementary Choral Festival in February.
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Visit Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008354 Hartford Sylvia Encinas Elementary (2019-2020)
Biography Wax Museum
Humphrey 4th Grade Students did a great job presenting their biography information for a wax museum on February 17.
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Visit Auxier Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008401 Auxier Elementary (2019-2020)
STEM Project
Auxier Elementary fifth graders in Lindsay Leischner's class combined a valentine party with a STEM project. Students worked in groups using a rubber band and some ribbon in order to stack cups.
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Visit Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus Website Report a Problem with Item A008305 Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus (2019-2020)
Gaga Pit
Pictured here, CTA Humphrey fourth graders learn to play Gaga Ball in our brand new Gaga pit -- and have a blast!
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Visit Jacobson Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008299 Jacobson Elementary (2019-2020)
Colonizing Mars
Students in sixth grade are colonizing MARS! Students are learning about farms and natural resources. These designers work collaboratively to read articles on how BEST to use natural resources and technology OR supplement when resources are not available. They listened to each other present their ideas and then had time to design their OWN Mars colony plans, and finally build models of their designs. JETS scientists fly with PRIDE!
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Visit San Marcos Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008292 San Marcos Elementary (2019-2020)
San Marcos Student Council
San Marcos Student Council attended the Student Leadership Conference and showcased their leadership skills among peers in the district with their theme "Exploring BIG Ideas." Student council students loved this day of SPIRIT and leadership growth!
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Visit Andersen Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008269 Andersen Elementary (2019-2020)
Family Math Night
The Andersen Elementary Family Engagement Team put on a 4th Grade Family Math Night in February, bringing families together to teach them how to support their child at home while students did an escape room activity in the library. Family Math Night Photo Album
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Visit Auxier Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008333 Auxier Elementary (2019-2020)
Green Team
Auxier Elementary students "Green Team" action team created a recycling program and school garden. In January, they were honored to have Dave the Garden Guy out to the school to film a segment for the Channel 3 news. He helped the students learn more about gardening and plant a new crop.
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Visit Basha Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008339 Basha Elementary (2019-2020)
Student Council Convention
The Basha Elementary Student Council attended the district wide Student Council Convention at the Chandler Center for the Arts in February.
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Visit Chandler Traditional Academy - Liberty Campus Website Report a Problem with Item A008285 Chandler Traditional Academy - Liberty Campus (2019-2020)
Penguin Habitats
First grade Spanish Dual Language Immersion (DLI) students had a blast creating penguin habitats. They were on display for our school's Celebration of Learning Night, where families came in to see amazing projects at every grade level.
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Visit Haley Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008304 Haley Elementary (2019-2020)
Haley News Crew and Central Kitchen
The Haley news crew spent time with the CUSD Central Kitchen staff learning about how they operate on a large scale to support the schools as they prepare breakfast and lunches each day. Haley News Crew and Central Kitchen Interview Photo Album
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Visit Hull Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008332 Hull Elementary (2019-2020)
Mexican Fiesta
Hull Elementary second grade students enjoyed a Mexican Fiesta while studying about Mexico.
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Visit Riggs Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008336 Riggs Elementary (2019-2020)
Jan Weyenberg
Riggs Elementary principal Jan Weyenberg was the "Mystery Reader" for Dawnielle Edward's second grade class and read the book Dex, the Heart of a Hero.
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Visit Sanborn Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008303 Sanborn Elementary (2019-2020)
Internet Safety
Leslie Russell, Community Outreach and Education Coordinator for the Attorney General's Office came to Sanborn Elementary to talk with students about Internet safety and how to best protect their personal information and identity while gaming or using social media. She presented this important information during two separate assemblies in an engaging, age-appropriate, and straightforward manner.
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Visit Santan Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008337 Santan Elementary (2019-2020)
Phoenix Open Dream Day
Santan Elementary was invited to the Waste Management Phoenix Open Dream Day sponsored by the First Tee. The fifth and sixth grade students had a lot of fun! Shane Doan, Archie Bradley, and Larry Fitzgerald showed up to talk about hard work and leadership.
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Visit Santan Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008380 Santan Elementary (2019-2020)
Student Council Convention
Santan Elementary student council spent several weeks planning around the theme "Exploring Leadership." The students decided on a Magic School Bus theme and created a chant, banner, collage, costumes, and name tags. At the district Student Council Convention, Santan Stormers won Best Costume. Student Council Convention Photo Album
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Visit Weinberg Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008294 Weinberg Elementary (2019-2020)
Shark Tank
After completing their Invention Convention projects, the students in Megan Bonin's 6th grade class participated in a mock Shark Tank! Ms. Bonin invited parent volunteers to make up the panel of "sharks," and students presented their inventions.
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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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Visit Galveston Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008287 Galveston Elementary (2019-2020)
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 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 Hancock Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008188 Hancock Elementary (2019-2020)
Field Trip to Bogle
Hancock sixth graders got a glimpse into their future. They were excited to visited Bogle Junior High to check out some classrooms, eat lunch, and play musical chairs in the gym. Field Trip to Bogle Photo Album
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Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A008198 Knox Gifted Academy (2019-2020)
Drone Club Guests
Thank you to our special guests Todd Mowen and Sula Aerials who came in and shared their talents and knowledge with the Knox Gifted Academy Drone Club!
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Visit Frye Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008203 Frye Elementary (2019-2020)
Alexander
Frye Elementary teacher Angelica Abbey has challenged her sixth graders to read 40 books of different genres this school year. Alexander is at 37! She has many students who have read at least 20 and many that have read ten more books then they did last year!
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Visit Auxier Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008321 Auxier Elementary (2019-2020)
American Revolution
Auxier Elementary fifth grade went back in time to 1777 and experienced the harsh winter at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, for a lesson on "American Revolution-Valley Forge.�" Groups of students wrote and performed skits based on actual events that occurred. Thanks to the great leadership of George Washington, they survived Valley Forge.
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Visit Hull Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008318 Hull Elementary (2019-2020)
Mya Koehler
Hull Elementary student Mya Koehler had a great day being the "Principal for the Day" after winning the auction basket at a recent fundraising event.
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Visit Hull Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008319 Hull Elementary (2019-2020)
Chinese New Year
Hull celebrated Chinese New Year! Ryan Deng, from Kierstin Yamashita's fifth grade CATS classroom, presented to all the second-grade classes about China for Chinese New Year. Second graders in Helen Minor's class also learned how to write their names in Chinese.
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Visit Shumway Leadership Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A008322 Shumway Leadership Academy (2019-2020)
Life Cycle of Plants
As part of Shumway Leadership Academy's ongoing STEM program, Miranda Saenz' fourth grade students are teaching Donna Knapik's preschool students about the life cycle of plants.
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Visit Jacobson Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008214 Jacobson Elementary (2019-2020)
Team Jacobson Model Railroad Builders-Club
All Aboard! Team Jacobson Model Railroad Builders-Club includes designing, making and testing of individual railroad cars and individual town design pieces. Then team members work together to combine their individual pieces to create a one of a kind mini-railroad town WITH a working train! It's STEM at its best! Model Railroad Builders Club Photo Album
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Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A008201 Knox Gifted Academy (2019-2020)
Creating Curriculum
Creating curriculum to meet the needs of our gifted learners that engages them and aligns with their interests is one of the best things about Knox Gifted Academy. Integrated projects are one way we do this. These projects include research, writing, debate, collaboration, engineering and design, problem solving, conceptual math, presenting to an authentic audience and so much more. With so many opportunities for learning and growing, students are excited to come to school! KGA Integrated Projects Photo Album
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Visit Jacobson Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008129 Jacobson Elementary (2019-2020)
Running Club
Jacobson Running Club racers are RUNNING with PRIDE! The Running Club represented Jacobson well at their race in January. They have two more chances to compete this year, February 11 and February 20.
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Visit Jacobson Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008215 Jacobson Elementary (2019-2020)
First Graders Share their Winter Stories
We encourage a love of writing among all of our little Jets -- it's so fun to see them proud of their work! Here, some Jacobson 1st graders show off their writing chops.
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Visit Jacobson Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008217 Jacobson Elementary (2019-2020)
Memory Tiles
Sixth grade students have been busy painting their memory tiles during their science/social studies period over the first couple of weeks in January. Students had to preplan their design by drawing four different ideas that show they used up the entire 6 by 6 inch ceramic tile. The design was a symbol of themselves representing something that identified them as 6th graders. It had to be thought out right down to the three different colors (excluding black and white) they would use. Students were taught to color spaces but paint layers. They also learned how that technique makes the design details pop out on the white background. The Memory Wall is a Dad's Club creation starting since 2017 and continues to be sponsored by them as they take on firing of the tiles in the kiln and then hang on the wall. The tiles will be hung before the end of the school year.
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Visit Jacobson Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008218 Jacobson Elementary (2019-2020)
Fix a Problem Inventions
Fourth graders showcase their Fix a Problem Inventions! Students brainstormed on a challenge they experience in their lives and work to create an invention to solve it. Pictured here are a few of their great ideas.
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Visit Hancock Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008187 Hancock Elementary (2019-2020)
Class of 2033
Welcome to our future Hancock Heat students in the Class of 2033!
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Visit Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus Website Report a Problem with Item A008192 Chandler Traditional Academy - Humphrey Campus (2019-2020)
PACC and Happy Hank
The CTA Humphrey PACC (Powerful Animal and Children's Circle) learns the value of TRUST with the help of Gabriel's Angels and Happy Hank, our therapy dog.
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Visit Tarwater Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008184 Tarwater Elementary (2019-2020)
Chinese New Year
Over 650 members of our Tarwater community gathered to celebrate Chinese New Year on Friday, January 24. The amazing celebration included food, music and entertainment, games and interactive booths that educated about and celebrated Chinese culture. The Mandarin immersion students demonstrated their expertise with dance, Kung Fu and songs. It was an incredible night for our school. Chinese New Year Celebration Photo Album
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Visit Basha Elementary Website Report a Problem with Item A008170 Basha Elementary (2019-2020)
Donuts for Breakfast
Basha families enjoyed an early morning breakfast of donuts at school in January, put on by the Basha Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). Donuts for Breakfast Photo Album
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