The Nashua News

August 2019

Nashua Mission

The Nashua Community fosters inspiring relationships, sets the foundation for life-long learning, and guides independent thinkers to achieve excellence.

Nashua Elementary

Home of the STARS!

9:15-4:10 M-F

Office Line: 321-5160

Fax Line: 321-5161

Attendance Line: 321-5162

Health Room: 321-5163

Important Dates

August

12-Residency Verification submitted to office

12-Back to School Night 5:00-6:30 pm

14-First Day of School 9:15 am-4:10 pm

22-Early Release (dismissal is at 3:35 pm)

29-Early Release (dismissal is at 3:35 pm)

29-Parent Orientation Night 6:00 and 6:30 pm

30-Half Day, dismissal is at 12:35 pm

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Principally Speaking

Welcome Back to School!

Can you believe another school has begun? At Nashua, we strive to work together to provide incredible learning experiences for our star students. Throughout the school year, we will emphasize high achievement and expectations through active learning, character growth, and community building.

Our students will spend time engaged in high levels of reading and writing every single day along with a focus on developing an understanding of how numbers work and relate to one another. In addition, time will be spent exploring Science concepts using exploration and questioning. We will support the district’s initiatives of providing rigorous and relevant learning experiences while incorporating the Missouri Learning Standards.

Our theme this year is “Growth...The Pathway to Your Potential” Our goal this year is to empower our Stars to continually move toward success and grow!

As we kick off the new school year, you may notice a couple of new faces to our staff, please welcome:

Kali Schoening 4th grade

Ashley Atkinson 5th grade

Catherine Holmes 3rd grade

Sara Jennings Clerk

Lauren Erickson School Psychologist

Sped Para

As we work together, we will do everything possible to make the upcoming year a positive one. We’re excited for a great start to the school year! Thank you for all you do to support our Nashua Stars!

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Back to School Night

Monday, Aug. 12th, 5pm

221 Northeast 114 Street

Kansas City, MO

Please make sure to attend “Back to School Night” on Monday, August 12th from 5:00-6:30 p.m. This will be a great opportunity for students to meet their teacher, drop off school supplies, and tour the building. Transportation information and lunch accounts may be established during those times. PTA will be located in the gym. Membership for the 2019-20 school year is just $5.

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Parent Orientation

Thursday, Aug. 29th, 6pm

221 Northeast 114 Street

Kansas City, MO

Parent Orientation Night will be held on Thursday, August 29th from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Please plan to attend one of the sessions offered that night to learn about academic and behavior expectations as well as classroom procedures!

Session 1: 6:00-6:20

Session 2: 6:30-6:50

This evening will be for parent/guardians only. Childcare wil not be provided.

Welcome from the PTA President

Hello and welcome to the 2019-2020 school year! The Nashua PTA is preparing a fun and exciting year. We hope you'll follow our Facebook page and/or website to keep updated on all our meetings and events. We invite all families and community members to join us in becoming PTA members and get involved!


Our organization is made up entirely of parent volunteers - if you would like to get involved, we have several open positions! Reach out for more information.


Thank you!

Robyn Tuwei

PTA President