October’s family project had Fisher’s kindergarten students choosing their favorite book and turning a pumpkin into the main character. The creativity and artistic touches made this years “Pumpkins on Parade” an AMAZING sight to see! The students really love working on projects at home with their family. “I liked decorating and painting my pumpkin with my […]
Archive for November, 2014
Get to know a little about Fisher Elementary teacher Angela Rorick in the Staff Spotlight.
Get to know a little about Barringer Road Elementary student Viola Deming in the Student Spotlight.
Jarvis Middle School’s sixth grade spent Friday morning, Nov. 21 learning one of life’s most important lessons—the need to give back to the community. Sixth graders cleaned and organized pews at the Blessed Sacrament Church, cleaned and cared for animals at the Herkimer County Humane Society, made crafts with residents at Mohawk Homestead, traveled to […]
Fisher Elementary school has teamed up with other area schools to offer Operation Candy Cane. The program is an annual event held around Veteran’s Day where items are collected to support active duty soldiers and veterans. In the past, care packages have been sent overseas and students have created cards to brighten a soldier’s day. This year items will be […]
Barringer Road Elementary has teamed up with the Herkimer County Hunger Coalition to offer Operation Candy Cane. The program is an annual event held around Veteran’s Day where items are collected to support active duty soldiers and veterans. In the past, care packages have been sent overseas and students have created cards to brighten a soldier’s […]
Sometimes you might not be sure what to do in school or how to handle a situation. Barringer Road Technology Club students wanted to help classmates out and let them know the proper procedure and rules when leaving the classroom. They have been busy gathering information and creating public service announcements to help students know what […]
When students venture onto the Web, they wander well out of the familiarity of their neighborhoods and into the unknown of cyberspace. When they text, message or share pictures via their cell phones, computers or gaming consoles, they reach out to an endless network of “friends,” some they know and many who they may do not. Technology offers […]
What is the Jarvis Middle School family grateful for this November? Hundreds of students each designed paper hands decorated the student’s message of thanks. The fingers of each hand overlaps the next, creating a giant “Chain of Gratitude,” proudly displayed in Jarvis’ main lobby. The chain is a visual reminder that we are all connected in some way. The Jarvis family […]