Do you live in the Yough School District and have a child who will be 5 years old by September 1, 2014? Enrollment packets will be available at your local elementary school March 31-May 2 during school hours 10 am – 3 pm.
Please pick up a packet and make an appointment for the Annual Yough School District Kindergarten Registration and Screening Day: H.W. Good Elementary - May 7, 2014.
SAVE THE DATE
"JUST RAISE IT"
Students in grades 3 and 4 will take the Math and Reading PSSA tests from March 20th-27th in the morning. Students and staff are working hard to prepare for the test. We ask that you do not schedule vacations and appointments during this time.
Corporate Chef Lisa DalleTezze from The Nutrition Group visited H.W. Good Elementary on March 3rd to speak to 3rd and 4th grade students as part of the Career Cafe. Chef Lisa shared her job duties and required culinary training.
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss
H.W. Good students had a fun week celebrating Read Across America.
After School Math Workshop
Students in 3rd and 4th grade stayed after school for a Math workshop. Students worked in teams to create a bridge structure. Special thanks to Mrs. Klobucar, Mr. Dephillips, and Ms. Sprung for facilitating the program.
ROX helps girls develop the skills to deal with social, personal, and academic issues including: girl bullying and relational aggression, forming healthy relationships, cyberbullying, body image and the media, violence, and leadership development for girls.
Licensed ROX facilitators work with small groups of 10-15 girls for 20 weeks. The 20-lesson validated curriculum provides the structure and content for girls explore the tough things going on in their lives. Girls develop new ways to communicate, stand up for themselves, and plan for their futures.
Recently, the ROX girls and Ms. Mumau held their yearly self-defense program after school. The girls with Ms. Mumau and their mothers worked with Director Lisa Hinkleman on learning safe ways to be aware of our surroundings and to protect themselves.
After School Book Club
Mrs. Sites and Mrs. Klobucar started an after school book club for 3rd and 4th grade students. Students read I Survived The Battle of Gettysburg 1863. Students read the book at home and attended the after school event with a family member to discuss the book.
BOX TOP CHAMPS!
Congratulations to Mr. Schmook's room for collecting the most box tops for the month of January.