Saturday, September 20, 2014
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  • AJW Teacher of the Year!

AJ Whittenberg Art Program Ranks #1 in the State and #17 in the Nation!

Sandi Carson, art teacher here at AJ Whittenberg Elementary, deserves to take a step out of the art room and into the spotlight! Sandi has been recognized by Artsonia - the world's largest online kid's art museum - for outstanding leadership in the area of Arts Education at AJ Whittenberg Elementary. Our school's online art gallery - www.artsonia.com/schools/AJWhittenberg1 - ranks #1 in the state and #17 in the nation, according to Artsonia.

The Leadership Award presented to Sandi Carson honors teachers who go beyond the classroom walls to encourage family and community involvement in arts education. The award also recognizes significant achievement in the area of technology integration within the school arts program. State and nationwide rankings are based on specific criteria, which demonstrate both apsects of the Leadership Award. CONGRATULATIONS SANDI CARSON!

PTA Reflection Program

Each year, students in Grades Pre-K through 12 reflect on a specific theme and are recognized for bringing the theme to life through dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography and visual arts. 

This year's Reflections theme is  "The World would be a better place if...". Please click here for more info.
 

Safety Assessment - Wednesday, September 24th at 7:00 a.m.

AJ Whittenberg Elementary has requested a Safety Assessment, through their partnership with the SC Safe Routes to School Resource Center.

We would appreciate your attendance and participation.

Ensuring our children have safe walking routes is essential to encouraging more physical activity. During the assessment we'll discuss the safety of the school's drop-off and pick-up procedures as we observe arrival, student behaviors and driver behaviors.

CATCH Fact of the Month

Eating plenty of Fruits and Vegetables everyday will decrease the risk of developing long term health problems. Eat a variety of colors of Fruits and Vegetables to help your body grow strong and be healthy.

Safe Routes to School Parent Survey
Parents:
Please complete the survey link below.  We appreciate your feedback about our transportation flow. Thanks.Laughing
 http://www.saferoutesdata.org/surveyformparent.cfm?key=3010630

Healthy family recipe wins 8-year-old girl a trip to the White House
The winners of first lady Michelle Obama's 2014 Healthy Lunchtime Challenge were recently announced and the list includes an 8-year-old Greenville girl. Click here for details.

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