--Peek at Our Week--November 8

Paonia K-8 School

Paonia K-8 School Info

View our parents' page on facebook, stop by the school, give us a call, visit our website or send us an email. We love to hear from you!

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At PK8, we value HAPPINESS!

Who are you happy to see during your day? Who is happy to see you?

Ask your child who they are happy to see each day---also, ask them who is happy to see them?

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Late Drop-Off/Early Pick-Up

If you are dropping off your child late or picking him up early, please check-in at the main office with Lorna or Nancy. Thank you!
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1st Quarter Middle School Honor Roll! Wow--we are so proud!

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6th Grade B Honor Roll

Front Row: Renee Roach, Amara Tooker, Jace McCrain

Middle Row: Kade Cowan, Mason Smith, Layla Devlin, Adrian Dennison

Back Row: Aryanna Riggs, Ben Johnson, Addison Emmons

Principal Amelia Baldwin

Not Pictured: Colin McMahon, Cole McCrain

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7th Grade B Honor Roll:

Front Row: Alex Csere-Bitonio, Brayden Laiminger, Bella Serio, Riley Abney, Jayden Mastro

Back Row: Walker Arterburn, Dylan Scherba, Austin Littlejohn, Daymien Trujillo

Principal Amelia Baldwin

Not Pictured: Kyrsten Milladge

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8th Grade B Honor Roll:

Front Row: Sissy Esquibel, Taylor Wist, Iain Straub, Jazmine Vasquez

Back Row: Lane Arterburn, Principal Amelia Baldwin, Ethan Naylor, McKenna Frye

Not Pictured: Deja White, Delilah Rodriguez, Levi Kuntz, Chayton Falkner

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3.7-3.9 Honor Roll:

Front Row: Lily Isaacson, Ashley Gibson, Tyreen Farnsworth, Emberlee Vierra, Levi Morgan

Back Row: Elliot Hickam, Principal Amelia Baldwin, Saskia Marlin, Canyon Watkins, Max Peluso

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4.0 Honor Roll:

Front Row: Lily Lowe, Caden Pfeifer, Avery Kinser, Lauren Miller, Klara Kiss

Back Row: Mara Peters, Principal Amelia Baldwin, David Audelo Garcia, Gunnar Lee, Will Wrich

Not Pictured: Yatziri Martinez, Ruby Jackson, Ashley Pantoja-Torres

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We're off to see the wizard....and our incredible lunch crew!

Leti, Patricia, Rene, and Wendy feed our hearts and our bellies!
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PK8 6th Grade Takes 1st Place at Knowledge Bowl!

Cole McCrain, Mason Smith, Klara Kiss, and Emberlee Vierra
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Creede Theatre

Creed Repertory Theatre will be performing on Tuesday, November 9 and providing workshops to our K-5 students on Wednesday, November 10!

The Great Rake - WE NEED YOUR RAKES!!!!!!

The Great Rake of the Town Park is Friday, November 12th.

All of our K-8 classes will be participating during specials that day. That is a lot of kids doing community service, but they need the appropriate tools. In order for us to be successful, we need lawn rakes brought in the week of November 8-12. The first group that morning needs close to 80, which is more than ever before.

Please write your family name on them, so we can get them back to you.

Friday, November 11

A.L.I.C.E. overview with a focus on Counter. Teachers will be providing age-appropriate instruction on an overview of A.L.I.C.E. along with an explanation of how to counter when danger exists


Monday, November 15

6:00pm PPO Meeting (Childcare Provided)

Tuesday, November 16

3rd-8th: Opera Colorado @ Paradise

7/8 Boys Bball vs Centennial (7-Home; 8-Away)

Thursday, November 18

Thanksgiving Feast

7/8 Boys Bball vs Delta (Home)

Friday, November 19

Field Trip: 4th Grade Ft. Uncompaghre

Monday, November 22-November 26

Thanksgiving Break

Monday, November 30

7/8 Boys Bball vs Cedaredge (7-Away ; 8-Home)

Delta County School District Graduate Profile

All Delta County School District schools are working to develop a clear definition of what we want a Delta County School District graduate embodies.

What characteristics/skills/traits do you believe that a Delta County School District graduate should possess/be able to do?

Please provide your input below. You may enter a word(s) or phrase(s) to express the abilities that you believe our graduates should have! Enter your response(s) here!

Thank you!

North Fork High School New School Song!

Picture Retakes

Order Retakes Here: https://vando.imagequix.com/g1000896006#login

Attached you will find a PDF of our school’s retake picture day flyer. You can also access the online ordering portal by going to www.mymjthomas.com and entering our school's event password (located on the 2nd page of this PDF). Online ordering for retakes ends at 7am DAY OF PICTURES! You may also print this order form and attach a check or cash and bring it in on picture day!

Forms Available in the Office

  • Good News Club
  • Peewee Basketball (Note: Forms are due in November!)

Thanksgiving Feast

This year we will be continuing our traditional Thanksgiving Feast.

The feast will be on Thursday, November 18th. Siblings may be called out during different lunchtimes in order to eat with their family. There is no cost to children under 18, but adults that attend will be charged $4.00 at the door.

Grade Lunch Time & Recess Time

K-3 11:00-11:30 & 11:30-11:50

4-5 11:40-12:05 & 12:05-12:30

6-8 12:10-12:30 & 11:50-12:05

Please RSVP to your child's teacher!

Bus Drivers Needed!

The school district is looking for bus drivers for the Paonia, Hotchkiss, and Crawford areas. Please visit deltaschools.com or call 872-3590 if you are interested.

Breakfast & Lunch at School

Breakfast Menu

Lunch Menu

Free/Reduced Lunch Application (This information is confidential and not accessible by any PK8 school staff.)


Amelia Baldwin, Principal