Wildcats News Network

December 2017 News

Grandview Elementary is an "A" School!

It was recently announced by the Indiana Department of Education that Grandview Elementary made so much growth last year that we have been labeled an "A" school. Congratulations to everyone for all the hard work!

Santa Shop sponsored by the PTO

Dates: December 13, 14, 15! Ho! Ho! Ho! More info to come...

Holiday Program

Monday, Dec. 18th 2017 at 1:15-6pm

Grandview Gym

Grades 3rd and 4th

Here is a website that can help the students learn and practice the songs. Please copy and paste this in your browser:


Caught Being Good Campaign!

There are some exciting festivities going on in the classrooms all during the month of December. We are encouraging students to put forth their best each day and to make every day count. The next few weeks we are going to watch the students closely for model behavior so we can reward them when they are "Caught Being Good"! As we bombard them with Wildcat Tickets and other classroom rewards, they will earn the privilege of getting to attend the exciting events!

School Pledge!

Speaking of caught being good, did you know that we now have a school pledge that we recite every morning at Grandview? Here it is:

Today, I promise to be safe, make good choices, be thoughtful, considerate, and ready to learn. I am proud to behave the Wildcat Way!

You can see it in action here: pic.twitter.com/T1jpCWW74j

It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like...Holiday time and Winter!

Deck the halls with red and green, and snowmen, and gingerbread, and even Mr. "Bones Jangle" is dressed for the season!
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Reindeer on Strike!

Mrs. McHenry's third graders are trying to help Santa by convincing him of another animal he should use since the reindeer went on strike! This writer suggests a UNICORN!
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Parent Portal

Did you know there is a parent portal with a lot of useful information on the DOE website? Here it is: