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11
Dec
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Gingerbread Man Day!

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After reading over a dozen different gingerbread man books this week, Ms. Ham's kindergarten class went on a gingerbread man hunt. They followed clues around the school building and finally found the gingerbread man in the office waiting for them with a tray of cookies for the class to enjoy. Continue reading
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04
Dec
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2015 Winter Volleyball Clinic

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02
Nov
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Woo Hoo to the entire 5th grade team!

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Congratulations to Mr. Brown, Mr. Coffing, Mrs. Habig, and Mrs. Havens who are the recipients of a Greenwood Education Foundation Grant. They will use this grant to support STEM education in the classroom by purchasing Lego Mindstorm Robots. Continue reading
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02
Nov
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Woo Hoo to Mrs. Vandeventer and Mrs. Witherington

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Congratulations to Mrs. Vandeventer and Mrs. Witherington who are the recipients of the Greenwood Education Grant.  They will use the grant for the 2nd and 3rd grade Essential Skills classroom to purchase communication devices. These will assist in providing the students a means of functional communication in the academic setting as well as the community during classroom outings. Continue reading
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02
Nov
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Woo Hoo to Mrs. Beck and Ms. Ham

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Congratulations to Mrs. Beck and Ms. Ham who are the recipients of a Greenwood Education Foundation Grant. They will be using this grant to purchase literacy and math instructional materials for Kindergarteners.   They have been working hard to differentiate in their kindergarten classes and are excited to have more materials that meet the needs of all students.

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02
Nov
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Woo Hoo to Mrs. Slauter

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Congratulations to Mrs. Slauter who is the recipeient of a Greenwood Education Foundation Grant. She will use this grant along with the other first grade teachers to support Weird Science Wednesday. We can't wait to see what crazy science experiements Southwest first graders will be doing!

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02
Oct
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Check out this new resource!!!!

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Life can get busy and we cannot always make it to the library to check out new books to read. Don't worry, Southwest has you covered. We now have a great resource to help develop important reading and comprehension skills. There are books that students can take AR quzzes at school, books that can be read to your child, with your child, or read independently!

It’s official – we now have Tumblebooks until September 2016!  Students can use it at home, day or night, 365 days a year (yes – even during Summer Vacation!)

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Here is a direct link to our exciting new resource from SW Library! www.tumblebooklibrary.com/auto_login.aspx?U=southwestgws&P=reads

There is also a link on our Southwest Website on the right hand side under Student Resources.




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02
Oct
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Greenwood Education Foundation Movie Night!

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The Greenwood Education Foundation is putting on a FREE Movie night on Saturday, October 10. The event will be from 5:30 to 10:00 at the Greenwood Middle School football field. We will be showing The Sandlot.

You will be able to purchade tickets for inflatables (Bouce House with slide and Basketball Hoop & AWESOME Obstacle Course!) and airbrush face painting!

Food will also be available for purchase: 
Pizza from Zoey’s
Ice Cream from Mrs. Curl
Chick-fil-A
Popcorn and Beverages

Bring Your Own Blankets & Chairs!

Proceeds benefit the Greenwood Education Foundation. Bring the whole family and enjoy a FREE night at the movies!


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02
Oct
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4 Paws Club Rummage Sale!

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Don't forgot to head over to the middle school thi s Saturday from 8:00 am to noon! Pick up some great deals and help a great cause at the same time. :) Continue reading
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22
Sep
0

International Day of Peace

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Everyone at Southwest participated in different actictivies to celebrate International Day of Peace. The students and staff created the word peace with their bodies, sang songs about peace, and learned what peace means. A big shout out to Mrs. Cain, Mr. Corbin, Mrs. Billingsly, and Ms. Wehlacz for coordinating these special activities and helping making this a memorable day to learn about peace! Continue reading
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26
Aug
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Ms. Ham's Kindergarten Class

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Every week in Ms. Ham's kindergarten class students participate in mystery sack. This week the letter is F. Students bring a secret object that begins with the letter of the week. The rest of the class has to guess what the object is based on the clues that are given by the student. Today the class guessed: fire fighter outfit, football, finger flashlight, frog, fox, fish and frisbee. This kindergarten class sure has a great time learning letter sounds! Continue reading
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24
Aug
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Mrs. Hussung's class

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Second graders in Mrs. Hussung's class enjoyed reading around the "campfire" last week. Continue reading
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17
Aug
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PTO News

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Get connected at Southwest! PTO information is now available online. Just a reminder, there is not a membership fee this year and it is open to everyone. Continue reading
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11
Aug
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Completing STEM Activities

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Mrs. Habig's class is doing a STEM activity (Science
Technology Engineering Math). They discussed structures. The kids had to make the
tallest freestanding structure they could with only index cards.
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