Ferdinand Elementary School

National Blue Ribbon School - 4 Star School

Our new updated Newsletter.... March 2014

Box Tops for Education

Box top Goal 60,000—WE MADE IT! Thank you to all the parents, staff, and students who helped us achieve our GOAL! WOW! WOW! WOW!

March Birthdays

PreK: Paige Memmer, Brylee Longabaugh

K: Jadyn Braunecker, Lincoln McIntire, Joselin Cruz, Ashley Mireles

1st: Addison Bolte, Rayven Meyer, Talon Rohleder, Jareth Lozano, Hattie Dilger

2nd: Mandy Wheat, Emma Jamniczky,

3rd: Nathan Berg, Zoe Becher, Juan Gomez, Shelby Altman, Conner Tretter

4th: Spencer Wolf, Abigail Jahn, Caleb Moya

Staff: Pat Hall, Kathy James

Birthday Treats from FES Cafeteria

New ...Birthday Treat opportunity….. to help out busy families—You can order birthday treats from our school cafeteria that will be delivered to your child’s classroom. Are you going to take advantage of this service????


Contact Debbie Buechler 812-367-2721 ext 1007

debbie.buechler@sedubois.k12.in.us

FES Health Fair

Tuesday, March 18th 2014 at 5:30-7:30pm

402 E 8th St

Ferdinand, IN

Come join us for an opportunity to learn about health and wellness

All are invited to attend

Register for attendance prizes

Visit with the following booths:


  • Infinite Joy - doTERRA Essential Oils & Holistic Tutoring - Denise Schnell
  • Dr. Bruce Nonte – Chiropractor
  • Seng Pediatric Dentistry
  • Ferdinand Elementary – Healthy Snacks/Ask about birthday treats
  • Amanda Gamble – Certified Youth Yoga Instructor through the Youth Yoga School
  • Music Room – 5:50-6:10 PreK-K, 6:15-6:35 1st-2nd, 6:40-7:00 3rd-4th, 7:05-7:25 all ages
  • Purdue Extension Office - Jan Dougan – Nutrition
  • Food Dyes - Rachel Berg
  • Ferdinand Police Department - Car Seats and Stranger Danger
  • Purdue Extension Office - 4-H
  • Prader Willi Syndrome – Anissa Bradley
  • Memorial Hospital - Heart and Stroke
  • VUJC Nursing Students - Blood Pressure Check
  • Be The Match – In Honor of Marc Rogier
  • Ferdinand Fire Department - Fire Safety
  • Grounded - Gluten Free and Healthy Snacks
  • Exceptional Children's Co-op - Developmental Milestones and Delays for ages 3-22
  • Dilger Therapeutic Massage - Tammy Dilger
  • First Steps – Services from birth to 3 years old
  • Memorial Hospital Ambulance Service
  • ASICS – All Star Sports – John Fendel Representative – Gait Analysis
  • Jerry Steckler
  • Tri-County YMCA

3rd and 4th grade Field Trip

Thursday, March 20th 2014 at 8:30-10:30am

Evansville, IN, United States

Evansville, IN

The third and fourth graders from Ferdinand Elementary School and Pine Ridge Elementary School will be attending the Philharmonic Young People's Concert at Victory Theatre.

Behavior Bash

Friday, March 21st 2014 at 8am-2:30pm

402 E 8th St

Ferdinand, IN

All students that have had good behavior for the last nine weeks will be attending a 45 minute Behavior Bash here at school :)

Spring BREAK

Monday, March 24th 2014 at 8am to Friday, March 28th 2014 at 10am

Ferdinand, IN, United States

Ferdinand, IN

Be safe - Have fun ! We will resume school on Monday March 31st!

STEP Remediation groups Tues and Thurs

Tuesday, April 1st 2014 at 3-4pm

402 E 8th St

Ferdinand, IN

This will take place each Tues and Thurs starting April 1 and ending April 24

P T O meeting

Wednesday, April 2nd 2014 at 6-7pm

402 E 8th St

Ferdinand, IN

Please come and join us - we will be talking about our Fundraisers...do we change what we are doing? Where does the money go? What are we wanting to pursue in the future?

Additionally we will be talking about drop off and pick procedures for next year....AND school beautification - paint ideas and parent help.

We need your input. Please join us and let your voice be heard. Thank you!

Science Sunday

Sunday, April 6th 2014 at 2-4pm

402 E 8th St

Ferdinand, IN


This Science Experience is FREE

For kids and adults - fun learning experience

Magic Show at 2:00

Students and Parents can then visit investigative hands on

stations - You’ll be surprised what You will be taking home


Reservations requested not required