One April 17th the sixth-grade from Art City Elementary were invited to participate in the Hershey Track meet, sponsored by Hershey, supported by Springville City and Springville High School. The students have a choice of three events to participate in. Sixth-grade does 100, 200, 400, 800, and a few brave souls do the 1600 Meter run. The students may choose to do the standing long jump and the softball throw as one of their events. It is a fun day that the students have to meet students from other schools and have a little competition.
Art City Elementary Journalism students had the opportunity to listen and talk to Chris Baird, owner and editor of "Serve Daily" newspaper. "At Serve Daily our number one goal is to Promote Service and Random Acts of Kindness.
Art City Elementary School Fifth-grade performed in front of the school then for their parents that night; they dressed as American Hero's and leaders. The students lead a flag ceremony with "Einstein" as the flag bearer. Students sang Patriotic songs which included: "America",: "This is My Country", "You're a Grand Old Flag/Yankee Doodle Boy", and "God Bless the U.S.A." After their performance students then went to their classrooms for their "Wax Museum".
Art City Elementary Fifth-grade students held their annual wax museum on Thursday April 3rd, in conjunction with their program, after singing patriotic songs they went to their classrooms for a Wax Museum. Fifth-grade students dressed up as famous and important people or characters in America’s history. Some of the characters from history that were seen included, Helen Keller, Dave Thomas, Wild Bill, Betsy Ross, Albert Einstein, Grandma Moses, Maria Thatcher, and Walt Disney, just to name a few.
What do Mom's, Muffin's and Math have in Common? Students!Mom's came to Art City Elementary School on Friday March 28, 2014, to eat muffins and do math with their students in the third-grade classes. The students showed their moms how they could do math while enjoying a muffin. Moms were wowed by the activities and games their children were engaged in. Even Miss Murdock's mom, Janine Murdock, took time away from Springville Jr. High to be a "Mom". Thank you, moms (and a couple of dads) for taking time out of your busy mornings to come and do math with us.
Art City Elementary School, Springville, celebrated their favorite characters on Friday, March 28, 2014. "Lady Bug Girl; No, David; Fancy Nancy; The Cat in the Hat;" to name a few. The students carried their books and marched through classrooms and through the office to share who their favorite characters are.