Congratulations to Avery Wagoner, Coltyn Sexton, Kolten Padgett, Holden Lingenfelter, Leland Dorsett, Shyann Salmon, Jayrica Dedrick, Alex Merkley, Emri Grafton, Gregory Machmer, Amelia Hudson, Mrs. Shannon Wagler, Jaxon Smith, and MKenna Gregory who were selected as December Students of the Month. The "Mane" Trait for December is Work Hard.
Congratulations to Taryn Williams, Addalyn Mullins, Aden Summers, Cash Hembree, Ava Knepp, Kasey Bratton, Grace Kemp, Ashton Summers, Declen Arvin, Mrs. Roach, Selah Stevens, and Chastity Neal who were selected as January Students of the Month. Not pictured: Elliot Graber, Ethan Phipps, and Lanita Weigle. The "Mane" Trait for January is Be Positive.
On November 18th, the LES 4th Grade Spell Bowl Team competed in the Area Spell Bowl Competition at North Daviess. The team finished in 2nd Place. Team members include: Amelia Hudson, Toni Browder, Savannah Green, Alex Merkley, Rhett Whitney, Carter Downey, Gabe Shinn, Chase Miller, and Mitchell Walton. The team is coached by Mrs. Jill Toy.
On Wednesday, November 27th, LES held their annual Grandparent's Day celebration. Grandparents enjoyed donuts and coffee before going to classrooms to enjoy time with their grandchildren. Once arriving to classrooms, grandparents participated in crafts, games, songs, and other activities. It was a great day had by all!
FECH, Robo Roadsters, and Cloud 9 are the three robotics teams at Loogootee Elementary this year. They consist of 2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders. They have worked hard on building their robots for competition. On December 14th, the teams competed at Petersburg Elementary. It was a great learning experience. FECH, which stands for Fara, Eva, Chase, and Hunter (all second grade students) won the Judge's Award. This award was given to a team for their hard work and uniqueness. All the teams are hoping to improve their skills at the next competition February 1st at North Daviess. Good Luck to all Robotics Teams!