Principal's Newsletter

Dear Families,

Greetings!  March has flown by and we are rapidly approach the month of April!  Students and staff are working hard in the classroom and are very much looking forward to a great start to fourth quarter.

Thanks to everyone for supporting our Carnival this year.  The carnival raised over $3,600.00!!!!!!   The Home & School Fundraiser delivery will take place Wednesday, April 5th in the elementary gym, 3:30-5:00 p.m.  Thank you for helping raise over $4,700.00 for our school!!!!

We hope that you can join us for the Community Resource Expo Tuesday, March 28th from 5:30pm-7:00pm!!!  Enjoy free food, prizes, and learn about community organizations, agencies, and programs.  In addition, the SSR-VII Art Show, Boy Scout Archery Shoot, and Scholastic Book Fair will be taking place. 

Our School Wide Title 1 Parent Meeting is Tuesday, April 4thWe invite parents to join us and provide input as we review parent survey data, current programs, parental involvement opportunities, and review compliance plans for the upcoming school year!

In a couple of weeks, students in grades 3-6 will be taking the MAP standardized assessments.          May 2nd-5th students will be taking the ELA (Reading) test.  May 9th-12th students will be taking the Math & Science tests.  Kindergarten through second grade students will be participating in grade level common assessments in both reading and math.  We will be sending home further information explaining the 3-6 MAP assessments and test taking tips soon!  We encourage you to take some time and visit with your child to help them be most successful on the tests!

As always, communication is crucial to providing the best education possible for all students.  Feel free to reach out at any time.


Ms. Melanie Davis

Phone: 660-335-6348  

Email: [email protected]