Whitewater Valley Elementary School News

Blog Entries - September 2019

Heat

Early Dismissal for Grades K-8 on Thursday and Friday

Posted on: September 11, 2019

SLSD Parents / Guardians,   The heat is not letting up. Throw in temps in the 70’s at night with 90% humidity to start the day and you’ve got sauna like conditions in our K – 8 classrooms, before the sun comes up. Temps are going jump

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Conferences

Sign Up for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Posted on: September 10, 2019

Fall conferences are right around the corner. Attending parent-teacher conferences is one of the many ways you can be involved and help your child succeed here at Whitewater Valley Elementary. Conferences give parents and teachers a way to share strengths

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Acceptance Week

"Acceptance Week" Seeks to Raise Awareness and Inclusivity

Posted on: September 10, 2019

For the second consecutive year, Harrison High School junior Raileigh Legner has spear-headed a district-wide campaign called “Acceptance Week”, taking place September 16-20.  A volunteer with Special Olympics since she was in the 6th grade,

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Day of Service

Second Annual "Day of Service" Set for Sep. 14

Posted on: September 9, 2019

Students throughout the Southwest Local School District will unite to make a difference in our community at the second annual "Day of Service" on Saturday, September 14.  Every athletic team, along with many service groups/clubs, churches, schools,

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Super Chat

September "Super Chat" Podcast Now Posted

Posted on: September 8, 2019

The September edition of the "Super Chat" podcast is now online at www.southwestschools.org/podcast. In this episode, Superintendent John Hamstra talks community outreach, including our food drive for the "Not In Our Town" Mobile Food Pantry and the

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Not in Our Town

Food Drive for "Not In Our Town" Mobile Food Pantry

Posted on: September 5, 2019

We believe it’s our job to care for one another.  That means stepping in to help our neighbor when they have a need.  Our second annual Day of Service is coming up on Saturday, September 14.  In advance of this community-wide event, we

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Ground Breaking

Ground Breakings Kick Off Next Phase of Facilities Project

Posted on: September 4, 2019

On Friday, August 23, 2019 the Southwest Local School District broke ground on three new elementary schools and one new middle school that, when complete, will provide a modern learning environment for students in grades pre-K through

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