Mrs. Cogdill's students collected the most boxtops during the second "Battle of the Boxtops" competition. The students brought in 1,050 boxtops to top the other classrooms at Chadron Primary. Other competitors collected the following amounts: Kindergarten (Fisher - 203; Hoffman - 291; Hudson - 270; Landreth - 207); First Grade (Bounous - 695; Claussen - 210; Ferguson - 586; Gardner - 295); Second Grade (Cogdill - 1,050; Hendrickson - 209; Uhing - 903).
Ms. Aubree Noble, Miss Dawes County Outstanding Teen, promoted her platform "Read to Sucess" by reading to Mrs. Hudson's Kindergarten students on Thursday March 3rd, during the annual Read Across America celebration. Ms. Noble is a sophomore at Chadron High School and aspires to present the importance of reading to students in other classrooms.
Chadron Primary School selected the February Cardinals of the Month on January 26th. The Cardinals are as follows: Kindergarten students - Carlin Canaday, Makaelyn Youngman, Kacen Bach, Kayden Kvistad; First Grade students - Audrey Dailey, Leanna Shumpert, Kilee Jo Wild, Tyson Pourier; and Second Grade students - Parker Wellnitz, Ana Gartner, Hayden Byrd. The students had pizza with the principal on March 4th.
Parent-Teacher Conferences for parents of Chadron Primary Students will be held on Thursday, February 4th, from 3:00-7:00 P.M. Letters were sent home this past week to inform parents which school personnel need to conference with them. Please note that teachers are not needing to conference with every parent. However, parents may request a conference and teachers will gladly schedule a conference with them.
The Chadron Primary Kindergarten students will perform at the annual Christmas Program on Monday, December 21st, at 7:00 P.M. Parents of Kindergarten students should have their children at the Chadron High School Auditorium by 6:45 P.M. on that evening. Parents can use the east or west entrances to the high school.
Cardinals of the Month chosen for the month of November are: Thaivunh Sayaloune, Brynnar Bach, Jayce Hoffman, Hunter Huffman - Kindergarten; Carter Peters, Kushi Chaudhari, Kylie Mattmiller, Sophie Watson - First Grade; and Paige Slingby, Keya Hand, Trey Pilcher - Second Grade. Pizza with the Principal will be on Friday, December 11th. Congratulations to the November Cardinals.
The students and parents of Chadron Primary School can continue to collect non-perishable items for the local food bank until Friday, December 18th. Thanks to all of you parents who have been so generous in sharing /purchasing food for this worthwhile endeavor. Your contributions are appreciated by so many of the members of our community in need.
Kindergarten - Kendrick Trovato, Brynn Buskirk, Dakota Catches-Ornelas, and Ami Gartner
First Grade - Draegon Leonard, Matt Lien, Macy Bach, and Emmerson Landreth
Second Grade - Tristin Fry, Shanna Gunwall, and Wesley Margetts
These students will enjoy a pizza lunch on Friday, November 6th. Congratulations, Cardinals.
Basket of Books and Novelties for Raffle
Chadron Primary School is hosting its annual Book Fair on Monday, October 19th and Tuesday, October 20th. Book and other novelties can be purchased between the hours of 7:30 A.M. and 3:30 on Monday and between the hours of 7:30 A.M. and 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday. Please stop by and see the great selection.
Cardinals of the Month for September are as follows:
Kindergarten - Addisyn Gruver; Reid Griese; Anabelle Vander May; Paige Russell;
First Grade - Tobin Landen; Josie Patras; Victoria Lucio; Jett Jelinek;
Second Grade - Jenny Pintt; Toby Tebbs; Brooklyn Hoffman.
These students will enjoy pizza with the principal on Friday, October 9th. Congratulations Cardinals!
Beginning on Monday, September 28th, we are asking parents to send their boxtops to school with their child. Collection sheets on which to put the boxtops were sent home in students' folders on Wednesday, September 23rd. If parents need more sheets, they should ask their child to let their classroom teacher know and more sheets will be sent home.
Students and staff at Chadron Primary joined the many students around the United States who observed September 11th at 11:00 A.M. in their time zone. The Primary students and staff gathered around the flagpole to recite the Pledge of Allegiance and to sing the National Anthem. Prior to leading the staff and students in the pledge and the sing along, Mrs. Chris Dickerson talked to the students about patriotism and what it means to be a patriot.
Chadron Primary will host an Open House on Thursday, September 10th. This year's Open House will be using a format similar to last year's Second Grade Parent-Teacher Conferences. Each classroom teacher will give a presentation in their classroom for the parents of their homeroom students. In addition, the First Grade teachers will give a presentation for the parents of the students in their reading group.