Our Class Newsletter


Henry Ford

"The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing."

Important Test

1st graders will take a second standardized test next week.

The Gates will be Tuesday, March 11th and Wednesday, March 12th. The test will begin at 9:30 a.m. This assessment will test your students ability to decode words and to comprehend stories.

Families can help by ensuring that your student is well rested and eats a good breakfast. Further details regarding the test and results will be shared in May.


This week we continued our study of 2D and 3D shapes and we spent time counting coins within $1.00. The students set up "stores." One students was in charge of "selling" the item and the other student was in charge of "buying" the item. Both students were in charge of counting the correct coins!

If you student is needing help with this concept here is great site that you can work on together! Click here.

March's Character Trait

Self Discipline

Schumacher Basic Needs Drive

Monday, March 10th, 9am to Friday, March 14th, 9am

425 Claywoods Pkwy

Liberty, MO

March is School Social Worker Month! Help our social worker fill her closet at Schumacher!

Students that bring items during the week may wear a hat on Friday 3/14/14.

Need Items: toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, laundry detergent, dusting spray, clorox wipes, body wash, 2 in 1 hair shampoo, conditioner, and much more!

Spring Portaits

Thursday, March 13th, 9:30am

425 Claywoods Pkwy

Liberty, MO

You do not need to send money on portrait day. Proofs will be sent home and after viewing the proofs you will have the option to purchase the pictures.

Spring Break

Monday, March 17th, 9am to Friday, March 21st, 4pm

425 Claywoods Pkwy

Liberty, MO

Field trip to see Junie B. Jones play

Tuesday, March 25th, 9:15am

30 W Pershing Rd

Kansas City, MO

The first grade will be attending a play called Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business.

More information will be send home soon!


Shark 5K for Basic Needs

Friday, April 4th, 6-8pm

425 Claywoods Pkwy

Liberty, MO

Here is more information regarding a Shark 5K!