The 10 contestants in the Spelling Bee worked their way through 178 words until seventh grader Emily N. spelled ‘dragoons’ correctly to win first place. Fourth grader Alex Z. was a close second. Each class 4th-8th grade sent two contestants who spelled words such as richochet, merengue, Hispaniola, grandiose, and incessant. The students did a… Continue Reading Spelling really does count!
An eighth grader at Erin School recently won a grant-writing contest that allowed the school to implement a garden program that she had proposed. Courtney Kirley was the Student State Ambassador from Wisconsin at the 2016 Fuel Up to Play 60 Student Ambassador Summit at Purdue University. At the summit, she competed against students… Continue Reading Garden beauty
Several of our Erin Teachers are spending a few days learning from Greg Tang.
The Erin students from 5K to second grade traveled back in time to various decades, exploring different dances and music. Parents and grandparents were greatly entertained as the flux capacitor enabled the audience to experience time travel in a whole new way. Thanks to all the students who worked hard to present a fun program,… Continue Reading Back to the Future
Recently the middle schoolers from the Sewing Service Club traveled to the Washington County Humane Society to deliver the blankets they had made throughout the year. Thank you goes out to the Riteway Bus Company for supplying the transportation.
One of the service clubs for the Middle School has been looking at creating a school newspaper. As our service clubs do not meet very often, it has been challenging to get things done in a timely manner, but the students have now put together their first issue. If you have ideas for the newspaper… Continue Reading Newspaper Club
Our first graders were hard at work planting their bean plants (that they grew from seed), in our gardens that were made possible by a grant from FTP60 to promote healthy eating.
Congratulations to our 7th and 8th grade students who participated in the Wisconsin Math Council State Contest. Two students from Erin were awarded with top scores. Congratulations to Josh Weiss and Alek Anderson for being in the top 5 scores in the state! As a team, the Erin students had the highest team score for… Continue Reading Middle School Students Awarded in WMC Math Contest
Friday, April 7th was declared Mr. Mueller Day at Erin School. Students and staff dressed like him and we all enjoyed healthy snacks. We are proud that he was a finalist for the National Middle School Physical Education Teacher of the Year Award. Thanks, Mr. Mueller, for all you do!
The eighth grade hosted their annual History Night, showcasing the historical figures they have been studying. They dressed up as the character and gave a speech, relating to why they took a stand and made history. Their science projects were on display–many with fun and interactive features. History projects–varying from papers to videos to displays–were… Continue Reading History, inventions, and superheroes!