February 2010

Salem Elementary Spelling Bee

Attributions: 
Bob Stutz

Salem Elementary recently held their annual Spelling Bee.  The Bee included the top 37 4th, 5th, & 6th grade spellers.  The Bee was the longest in recent history with an amazing 351 words spelled in all.  Winners pictured: 1st Place--Jane Eyre, 2nd Place--Erin Parker, 3rd Place--Kyla Rogers.

January Super Star Awards

Students at Salem Elementary have taken on the challenge of being and doing something more than expected.  They have set their sights to become Super Stars.  Each student is given the opportunity to complete a set of goals and if accomplished they receive an award for their efforts.  The goals include everything from academics, social, and personal growth.  Students, parents and teachers work together to help students reach their goals.  The students have all year to earn the reward but these students got it done early.  There will be an assembly every month for the students who have accomp

Recorder Concert

The 5th graders at Salem Elementary have learned a new talent.  Starting in October the 5th grade students began learning to play a musical instrument called the recorder.  They practiced long and hard and learned to play a variety of music. In December the students put on a spectacular concert for parents and other community members.  The 5th grade classes also visited classrooms around the school to share their talent with the other students.  They did a great job!