"Cross Country" was extra fun for our students thanks to their teacher and running enthusiast, Mrs. Laufenberg! #SummerSchoolFun #PantherProud! 🏃🏻♀️🏃♂️🐾
These smiling faces had a great week learning a few essential life skills in baking, fractions and cleaning up. I hope their families enjoyed their efforts this week. The aromas were enjoyed by many staff in the building, too.
Summer school? Summer fun!! Thank you to the Stuart and Meghan Brokopp family, Jen and Jerry Volenec and family and Dave Cook from Cook's Christmas Tree farm for letting our small crew of 3rd and 4th grade students visit life on your farm. We had so much fun and appreciate the time you took to show us the wonderful agriculture in our neighborhood. The smiles were endless.
Thanks to GENYOUth we have thermal covers, coolers and carts for distributing food! #ForSchoolsSake
Iowa-Grant School District’s 4-Year-Old Kindergarten Meet and Greet and Final Registration! 4-Year-Old Kindergarten A BRIGHT START to your child’s school adventure! When: August 2nd from 6:00-7:00 PM August 3rd from 10:00-11:00 AM Where: Iowa-Grant Elementary School Why: To receive information for your young child and to register for 4-Year-Old Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year. Who: Any child that will turn 4 on or before September 1, 2021 should come meet the teachers and complete the final register for 4-Year-Old Kindergarten. The 4K teachers will spend about 45 minutes with your child assessing their developmental milestones while you get a chance to view a slideshow telling you all about Iowa-Grant’s 4-Year-Old Kindergarten program. Please call Danielle at 943-6313 Extension1000 by July 15th to make an appointment to bring your child to this annual community event. Appointment times will fill up fast so be sure to call soon! This is an opportunity to visit with the Iowa-Grant teachers and for your child to have a positive first experience at school. The teachers will work with your child and get to know them a bit through a developmental screening. You will get a chance to learn about the 4-Year-Old Kindergarten Program and talk to the teachers about your child. We are looking forward to meeting you and your child. Mrs. Sander, Mrs. Nelson, and Miss Breuer
Take a look at these girls working on their "Softball Skills" with Mrs. Fulton! #SummerSchoolFun #PantherProud!🥎
“Ag in the Classroom” taught by Mrs. Liddicoat was all about experiencing the business of agriculture in person! Mrs. Liddicoat also taught “The Math of Baking” which gave the students practice with fractions as they baked delicious treats. Families will be happy to know they learned how to clean up and wash dishes too! #SummerSchoolFun! #PantherProud🐾
“Baseball Skills” taught by Mr. Riemenapp gave the kids practice batting, fielding, and throwing all while having fun with their friends and cheering each other on! #SummerSchoolFun! #PantherProud🐾
Mrs. Leibfried's "Cupcake Decorating" class produced some of the cutest cupcakes ever! #SummerSchoolFun #PantherProud!🧁
"Out of this World" with Mrs. Mayne involved learning about things in outer space and hands-on activities to go along with it! #SummerSchoolFun #PantherProud! 😎
“Full STEAM Ahead” with Mrs. Peat had the students problem-solving, planning, building, experimenting, and putting their science and math skills to work while demonstrating their creativity! #SummerSchoolFun! #PantherProud🐾
Today we wrap up another amazing week of Summer School at IGEMS. Thank you to all who participated! 😎
Last week, Mrs. Hammerly got to visit Ella Z. on her family farm where they raise grass-fed beef cattle. They raise two different breeds of cattle - Aberdeen and Irish Dexter. Both are smaller framed animals and finish well on grass using rotational grazing. On her farm, they have more than 30 acres of native prairie grasses and flowers and have planted more than 30,000 evergreen and hardwood trees on their property.
The 2021-2022 Iowa-Grant FFA Officer team was able get together at the beginning of July for a two-day planning meeting. The officer team worked hard together planning this years upcoming fundraising, community, and student activities. They also worked on their leadership and team building skills.
Members of the Iowa-Grant FFA Chapter helped hand out cheese samples, milk, and coloring books to guests at the 35th Annual Farmers Appreciation Day in Dodgeville this past Sunday.
FREE GARDEN PRODUCE FOR COMMUNITY MEMBERS Come on out to the Iowa-Grant FFA Community Garden and pick some fresh veggies and fruit to take home with you at no cost! Ready now for picking: kohlrabi, zucchini, bell peppers, and jalapeños peppers. Coming soon: tomatoes, strawberries, green beans, squash, and cucumbers
Just a friendly reminder that any high schoolers wanting to earn community service hours can come out to the FFA community garden from 8:00-9:00AM every Monday morning. We hope to see you tomorrow!
The Iowa-Grant School Board Agenda for Monday, July 12th can be accessed via https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SELAxnj0xeArTinFpu8uIVYsFwz5wQZecHFf-k-zKx8/edit?usp=sharing
All-Star games are this week for our recent I-G graduates July 13th- Softball 12:00pm Mya M. and Grace K. play at the Woodside Sports Complex in Wisconsin Dells. July 15th- Boys Basketball 9:00am Isaac H. plays at JustAGame Fieldhouse in Wisconsin Dells. Congratulations on a good sports career! Enjoy the Game!
The I-G boys baseball team went on a road trip to American Family Stadium last night to see the Brewers vs. the Reds. The Brewers didn’t win, but there were a lot of smiles to go around. Congratulations to Josh C. for getting 1st team All-Conference and making the Honorable Mention All-Area team. Good season boys. Next year we hope for it to be even better.