3/23/17

Beach Day! We earned our Beach Day today.  Tomorrow, Friday the 24th, we will celebrate the over 1000 SOAR slips we’ve earned in the last two weeks with some good music, colorful clothing, and warm thoughts.  Remember it is still going to be cold at recess so dress and pack your students accordingly. Fuel Up … More 3/23/17

3/20/17

First Day of Spring We have officially come to Spring.  This year is going so fast.  We are putting in overtime this week as we come into Spring Break (March 25-April 2) and testing season.  We are getting in those quality academics as well as asking for exemplary behavior. A few years back when we … More 3/20/17

2/26/17

Woodland Receives Two Grants Woodland has been awarded two great grants.  First, our application for Reading Corps and Math Corps has been accepted.  We were awarded seven members to help our scholars with their reading and math skills.  This is a great program that has incredible results.  We just need to fill the positions!  Please … More 2/26/17

2/14/17

Busy Week at Woodland It is a busy time here at Woodland.  Yesterday we celebrated 100 days of school.  Our Kindergartners and first graders have never looked so mature.  The teachers used a software program to age our 5 and 6 year olds to be 100.  They looked great. We also welcomed 22 parents into … More 2/14/17

2/10/17

Black History Month February is Black History Month.  We have recruited Mrs. Ellis, one of our grandparents, to help us decorate our halls and display cases.  She also was gracious enough, through NdCAD in St. Paul, to donate some African American literature to give away to our students.  Students sign up for books they are … More 2/10/17

2/3/17

Conferences and Jumping Conferences are February 7, 9, and 15.  Make sure you sign up for a conference on-line or call our main office and we can help get you a conference time.  Our Parent-Teacher partnership is so important in our scholars’ education. Thursday we kicked off  Jump Rope for Heart.  We are doing this event in honor … More 2/3/17

1/31/17

Testing Season Can you believe it is the last day of January?  This school year is really moving fast.  We have come a long way with your scholars and are excited about what we still have to learn. February brings conferences, classroom parties, and Presidents’ Weekend to Woodland.  It also starts our testing season. Conferences are February … More 1/31/17