Latest News for Genoa Elementary
Our Kindergarten Graduation and Awards Celebration will be held Friday, May 22nd, at 9:30 a.m. in the Genoa Gym. The program should last approximately one hour.
The Perry 4th Grade Track Meet was held at the Perry Track Stadium on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Lohr Elementary won the combined team score for the 4th year in a row. Lohr won the girls overall and Watson won the boys overall. This was the last track meet for Lohr P.E. teacher Brenda Horton and Whipple P.E. teacher Marla Thomas as they will be retiring at the end of the year. Special thanks as well goes to fellow P.E. teachers Mike Laubacher, Ethan Kagy, and Ben Shenk. It was also great to see retired teachers Dick Maier and Sue Nelson at the meet. Click to here to see the results and click here to see the video.
Thursday, May 14th, is Grandparents’ Day for all Kindergarten, Third, and Fourth graders at 9:30 a.m. (First and second graders had their grandparents’ day in December.) We hope you can join us!
It all started back in March when each student participating in our Elementary Gifted Program chose a topic to research for something they’ve always wanted to know more about. Over the next couple of weeks, students brainstormed research questions and then researched online, read nonfiction books, took notes, and made/refined their outlines. Once they had all of their research compiled, they used that information to produce a set of projects that together would serve as their research display. (more…)