Leighton Elementary School
We have almost made it to the end of the 2021-22 school year! What a ride?!! I
can’t say enough about our students, teachers, parents, and community. All of you
have played an enormous role in making this school year a success! Our staff and
students have worked so hard to catch up on unfinished learning due to the
pandemic. Thank you, parents, for supporting your child and being so flexible and
patient throughout the school year. Students have made incredible learning gains!
It is Teacher Appreciation Week! Let’s all use this week to celebrate our teachers
and support staff who give so much of themselves daily to promote the success of
Please see other upcoming May events:
5/6 Field Day-Parents are welcome to attend events with their child that occur outside the
main school building (Gym, auditorium, and field)
5/20 Kindergarten Graduation (Information was sent home by the K teachers)
5/23 Grades 1-6 Awards Program ( auditorium)
8:30 Grades 1-3 Awards
9:30 Grades 4-5 Awards
10:30 Grade 6 Awards & Celebration
5/24 Pre-K Graduation (Information was sent home by the pre-K teachers)
5/26 Students dismiss for the summer break (early dismissal ½ day)
Everyone have a safe and enjoyable summer!!
Note from the Nurse
Also, If you have a student that will be attending the 21st century or summer reading programs and they take medication or have any medical conditions please reach out to me as soon as possible so that we can review their medical plan for the summer programs. I hope you all have a great summer and I look forward to seeing you next school year!
K - Weather
1st - Mother’s/Father’s Day
2nd - Dash
3rd - Coding
4th - Coding
5th - Coding
6th - Coding
Continue to work on letters and sounds with your student. Read to your child for at least 20 minutes everyday! Let your child practice writing their name with different writing tools. We look forward to seeing you all at our Pre-K Celebration on May 24th! Watch for more details coming home soon!
3rd Grade News
Reading- Continuing Maniac Magee Book Study **Be studying vocabulary words from book chapters.
Language Arts- Continuing Parts of Speech
Social Studies - Continuing Alabama Studies Weekly
Math- Decimals and Measurement
Science- Earth's Natural Processes
**Study Multiplication Facts Daily!
**Study Vocabulary Daily!
**Charge Chromebook DAILY.
Have a great summer!! :)
-Ms. Rose and Mrs. Berry
Awards Day will be on Monday, May 23rd.
The times for each grade are as follows:
Grades 1-3-8:30; Grades 4-5-9:30; Grade 6-10:30.
We hope everyone has a safe and blessed summer break.