6-12th grade report cards will be emailed to parents next week. If an email is not on file, it will be mailed.
This year's 2022 elementary class pictures that were taken by Yearbook staff are not available to send home with students today. They will be given to teachers to pass out at the beginning of the next school year in August. Again, I appreciate your understanding. -Mrs. Cockrum
Parents, Due to technical difficulties with our system, grade cards for elementary students will not be sent out via email until tomorrow. Students who usually receive paper copies of their grades will be sent home with grade cards today. All students are promoted to the next grade level unless you have been otherwise notified by the district. Please contact the school with any questions or concerns.
Mr. Hunt and Mrs. Orchard’s classes kicked off the final week of school by doing some epic experiments! The students saw what happened when you mix soda and mentos together, a chemical reaction that produces foam, and made some ooey gooey slime!
Summer School 2022: If you have any student coming into Kindergarten this fall, we would love for them to join us for summer school. It is a great way to get some adjustment time in for students and parents. Please drop by the elementary office and complete an enrollment form for those students.
Summer School dates are set for May 31 through June 24. Please make sure to get your forms turned in now, so that we can plan for teachers and activities. Hope to see you then
Because of the significant rainfall over the last several days, 2nd and 3rd grade field day events scheduled for this afternoon have been canceled.
Gunnar Kennedy to compete at FBLA Nationals.
Class of 2022
What fun 3rd graders had making pioneer dolls and marble bags to go along with our story, "Sarah, Plain and Tall." Big thanks to Anne Oesch and Diann Pickett for helping.
Mrs. Holesapple's class making slime to represent an octopus to show how they have the amazing ability to squeeze through tiny crevices, cracks, and holes.
3rd Grade French Missourian Houses
Attention! Due to the threat of severe weather on Wednesday, we are moving our PAT Easter Egg Hunt to 4:30 on Thursday! Please make plans to join us!! Spread the word!
Come join us on Thursday, April 7, 2022 for a fun Family Title Night! We will start in the Multipurpose Building at 5:00 p.m. From there, we will break out into grade level classrooms for fun activities! After the activity, parents and students can view the art show that is displayed throughout the building. Don't forget to check out the STEAM Club presentation in the library. We will concluded at 5:40 in the MPB with food, testing kick-off and door prizes. Remember the 4th and 5th Grade Spring Program starts at 6:30 in the HS Gym. Hope to see you there!
Kindergarten immunization requirements are listed below. Please be sure to bring immunization records or proof of exemption to orientation next Tuesday from 5:30-7:00 in the Multipurpose Building. If you have questions or need to schedule an immunization for your child, please call the Oregon County Health Department at 417-778-7450.
Tuesday, April 19th, grades 3 through 5 will begin MAP Testing. During the week of testing, please remember the importance of a good night’s rest, as well as making sure your child eats a nutritious breakfast! While good attendance is always of importance, we want to stress that throughout the testing period, being on time and attending school each day are extremely important! The last day of testing will be Friday, April 29th. Thank you for your cooperation and dedication to your child’s education. We know our students will do great things on this test! MAP Testing Schedule Week 1 April 19-21 3rd Grade Week 2 April 25-29 4th & 5th Grades
2022-2023 School Year Immunization Requirements: *All 8th graders will need a Tdap and MCV vaccination or an exemption *All 12th graders will need a second MCV vaccination or an exemption *Please contact Leslie Weyland RN at the school with any questions.
Please join us for a fun filled Easter Egg Hunt! This event is for children preschool age or younger!
Just a reminder that Spring Break begins on Thursday, March 24th. Students will return to class on Monday, April 4th. Enjoy your break!
Kindergarten and Preschool Registration will be held on Tuesday, April 12th, from 5:30 to 7:00 in the Multipurpose Building at Alton Elementary School. Any child who will turn 5 before August 1st is eligible for kindergarten. Any child who will turn 3 before August 1st is eligible for preschool. Please bring your child's shot records, birth certificate, and proof of residency (piece of mail) with you to the orientation. Students are not required to attend to this event. During the registration, parents will choose a screening time for Thursday, April 14th. Students are required to attend screening. If your child is currently attending preschool at Alton, screening will be done at school so a screening time will not be necessary. However, current preschool parents should still plan to attend registration on April 14th. If you have any questions, please call Melinda Langston, Principal, or Tonya Willard, School Counselor, at 417-778-7217.