Read Across America Week
Community members, Mr. Gary Arehart, Mr. Dennis Morgan, Mrs. Kim Schrage, and Mr. Mike Schmitt shared their love of reading with preschool-sixth grade students Tuesday morning to celebrate Read Across America Week. The students heard some great stories and shared their interests in reading with the community members. Thank you community members for sharing your LOVE of reading with us!
On Tuesday, February 28th, Elgin Public Schools hosted a group from New York that performed My Mouth Is a Volcano The Musical. The musical is based on the book My Mouth Is a Volcano written by Julia Cook, a former teacher and guidance counselor from Fremont. The book and musical both covered topics like waiting your turn to speak and not interrupting. Grades PK-6 attended and had a blast! The high energy group of . . .
On Monday, February 27, the EPS Speech Team competed in the NVC East Meet at Ewing. The team placed third overall. Bringing home top honors on the day were Lydia Behnk, who was the champion in Entertainment Speaking and Kenny Bush and Hunter Reestman who were the Duet champs. The OID of Bush, Reestman, Behnk, Taya Voborny, and Zoey Bergman earned runners-up medals. Brea Carr brought home . . .
After being unable to attend the Howells-Dodge meet as a result of snow, the EPS Speech team was finally able to compete on Friday. The team traveled to Lindsay Holy Family and returned with a third place team finish behind Boone Central and Twin River. They also brought home a number of medals. Top honors on the day went to the duet of Kenny Bush and Hunter Reestman, who were champions in the event and . . .
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