Lincoln Elementary School's LIFE program – Literacy Integrated Family Engagement – wrapped up this past week with a graduation and early Thanksgiving feast. LIFE classes bring families to elementary schools for eight evenings to promote family involvement in children's education. It is part of the Kansas Reading Roadmap program to improve reading skills.
Research on diets high in fat and sugar, the effects of early-season and late-season grazing in the Flint Hills, and why computation thinking is important at the elementary level are the focus of some of the winning research presentations by Kansas State University graduate students who were selected to represent the university at the 14th Capitol Graduate Research Summit, Feb. 28, 2017, at the State Capitol in Topeka.
Kansas Music Teachers Association held State Honors Auditions on Nov. 5, at Washburn University in Topeka. To be eligible for State Auditions, the student must first receive a "I" rating at the District Auditions which are held in October.
In January, Ellinwood School-Community Library will host the exhibit "K is for Kansas" from the Kauffman Museum in Newton. In preparation for a partner exhibit, Ellinwood Grade School 4th-6th graders will be researching a variety of Ellinwood sites for an "E is for Ellinwood" display. If you are able to give input regarding the history for your place of business, please contact Sheri Holmes at firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by ESCL in the mornings. We have brainstormed Ellinwood as much as we could, but may have unintentionally overlooked something. If we have, please let me know. Following are the ...
Cassidy Schlessiger of Ellinwood was accepted to KSU College of Veterinary Medicine Early Admission Program. Thirty-four Kansas State University undergraduate students now have a special opportunity to fulfill their passions for animal health. The university's College of Veterinary Medicine accepted these students into its Early Admission Program at an afternoon ceremony Nov. 4, in Frick Auditorium in Mosier Hall.