CES Special notes
January 27th to February 10th Communities In schools Annual Food Drive for Chanutes food pantries. All CES Classes will be participating in a competition who will bring the most. There will be one winner per grade. The winners will be announced at the assemblies on Feb. 15th, and a popcorn party from CIS will be given on that following Friday the 17th. Thank you for helping our local food pantries!
February 20-28th, Book Fair is Coming
February 23rd, Family Reading Night, 6-7pm
Reminder: We do not open doors until 7:45am and no student is supervised until that time. It is not healthy for students to stand out in the weather prior to 7:45am so do not drop students off or let them walk to school prior to 7:45-this is still 45 minutes before the start of the school.
BOOK FAIR IS COMING!
CHANUTE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
IS NAMED ONE OF THE BEST IN THE NATION
U.S. Secretary of Education, John B. King, Jr., announced today that Chanute Elementary School has been named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School. Chanute Eementary is one among 279 public and 50 private schools nationswide receiving this honor.
Schools are nominated for the award by the state department of education, and then complete a comprehensive application about school practices. Schools may apply for status as Exemplary High Performing—among the top schools in a state—or Exemplary Achievement Gap Closing—schools making the fastest progress in the their state in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups.
Mr. Wheeler. Mr. Goracke, Mr. Koester and Mr. Proffitt will represent Chanute Elementary School at a two-day awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., to celebrate their hard-won achievements.
CONGRATULATIONS CHANUTE ELEMENTARY
you can watch the announcement here: