Principal's Newsletter

Dear Sweet Springs Families,                                                                                 

           We only have a few weeks left in the 2016-2017 school year!  There are many exciting Field Trips and activities planned for this month.  We are very proud of all of our students and how much they have grown and developed as Learners & Leaders this year!  Thank you for your continued support!  We hope to see you at one of our upcoming events as the school year comes to an end and we close the books on another awesome year!

            Many thanks to our 3rd-6th Volleyball players and coaches for a great season!  We appreciate everyone’s commitment in helping our youth learn great sportsmanship and the fundamentals of Volleyball. 

            Next week is Teacher and Staff Appreciation week!  Many thanks to all of our teachers and staff for all their hard work in educating our children!!!!!!!!!!  

D.A.R.E. Graduation is next Tuesday, May 9th for our fifth grade students.    We invite parents and family to join us and celebrate our students’ commitment and hard work! Following the ceremony, there will be a reception honoring the students.

Our 2nd Annual Elementary Career Day will be next Thursday, May 11th.  During this event, students get an opportunity to visit four career stations to learn about careers of interest and meet people associated with those careers.  We anticipate a memorable time for our students and volunteers!

Teacher Request forms will be available on Friday, May 12th and will be due by Friday, May 19th.  If you are interested in completing a teacher request form, please visit the elementary office. 

Our 6th Grade Promotion Ceremony will be taking place on Monday, May 22nd. Congratulations to our 6th grade students!  We are proud of each of you!!!

Our End of the Year Awards Assembly will be held on Tuesday, May 23rd at 8:30 a.m. in the elementary gym.  We invite any parents to join us during this celebration!

As always, if there are ever questions or concerns, I am happy to discuss them with you.  My email is or by calling the elementary office at 660-335-6348.                                                                                

Ms. Melanie Schlup