Latest News for Lohr Elementary

Edison Blood Drive-Wednesday-May 13th-9:30am-1:30pm

lifeshare20220colorEdison Middle School is sponsoring a blood drive. If you would kindly help by donating not only will you help save lives, but our school will also receive a fundraising grant.  The Blood Drive will be open at Edison from 9:30am-1:30pm on May 13th. Please be sure to bring a photo ID. Thank you for your help!

Parent/Guardian Orientation for Current 4th Grade Students – May 27th @ 6:30 PM

parentorientationPfeiffer Intermediate School will be holding a parent/guardian orientation for current 4th grade students who will be attending Pfeiffer for the 2015-2016 school year. Orientation will take place on Wednesday, May 27th at 6:30 PM in Pfeiffer’s gymnasium. Information at this meeting is intended for parents/guardians of 2015-2016 Pfeiffer students. We respectfully request that only adults attend.

Lohr Second Graders Experience Reptiles

Realm of the Reptiles 049Second graders in Mrs. Alm’s and Mrs. Cobb’s class enjoyed a visit from animal interpreter Marissa Dubina and her many friendly snakes, turtles, and lizards. Students had the experience of touching and even holding some of the reptiles.

Expert Expo – May 7th @ Whipple

giftedexpoOn Thursday, May 7th, Whipple Heights Elementary will be hosting our district’s 1st Annual “Expert Expo!” All 55 of our district’s students participating in the gifted program will come together in Whipple’s gym to display the research projects they have been working on for the past five weeks. The students are very eager to show their amazing work. Everyone is welcome to stop by and check out the Expert Expo on May 7th from 5:30-7:00pm!

Math Camp Opportunity for Current Perry 4th Graders

Perry Local Schools is offering Spark Camp again this summer! This is a math camp for current Perry 4th grade students who will be entering 5th grade in the fall.  Spark Camp will give students enriching lessons taught by fifth grade math teacher, Kelsey Whitfield. Lessons will spark growth and longevity in math skills over the summer. These lessons cover the high-frequency standards that students will learn in fifth grade. Create a successful and fun start to your fifth grade year, meet new friends, learn your way around Pfeiffer and get a head start on fifth grade math!

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Mrs. Deuble’s Class is Growing Like Weeds….. or Sunflowers!

IMG_2583Mrs. Deuble’s class has been reading an informational text called A Tree is a Plant this week.  They made foldables and illustrated the parts of a plant and labeled them during science.  Mr. Deuble, who works at Brothers Grimm Landscape and Design Company based in Clinton, came to teach the students about what plants need to survive.  The students planted sunflower seeds and are observing them for the next few weeks to watch them grow and change.  Mr. Deuble also answered questions at the end of the lesson about what he does at his job.  The students had fun and pretty soon they will be taking the sunflowers home to replant so they can watch them grow throughout the summer!