Veterans' Day at Wilson Elementary

Submitted by bj.wright on Mon, 11/29/2010 - 08:51

Students at Wilson Elementary celebrated the service of our Veterans in many different ways on Veterans' Day. Second-grade students celebrated by making festive wreaths and talking about the important things Veterans have done to keep our country free.  Pictured are Brindyn Johnson, Soledad Vera, Ryan Penrod, and Kamdyn Penrod showing off their red, white and blue wreaths.

Trapnell Orthodontics Visits Wilson Elementary

Submitted by bj.wright on Thu, 10/21/2010 - 15:39

During a recent assembly Dr. Trapnell and several of his employees educated Wilson students on the importance of proper oral hygiene.  Students learned that healthy teeth don’t just give you a good looking smile, but help you speak clearly as well.  The students enjoyed several demonstrations; at the end of the demonstration students were asked questions. Three students won a sonicare toothbrush. The rest of the students received a toothbrush and toothpaste to help them remember to take care of their teeth.  The faculty and students wish to than Dr.

What’s the Story Behind That Scar?

Submitted by bj.wright on Tue, 10/19/2010 - 09:15

Take a walk down the fourth-grade hall at Wilson Elementary, and you’ll feel like your walking through a maze of paper zombies. This is all part of a writing project where students relate a story behind a scar they have somewhere on their bodies. As you can imagine the students have been very excited to include every gory detail.  This gives students something real to write about, making the writing experience very personal!

Wilson School named Sam's Club "School of the Year"

Submitted by bj.wright on Thu, 09/30/2010 - 09:08

Wilson Elementary School was honored as “School of the Year” by Sam’s Club at a recent faculty meeting. Sam’s Club donates over 4 million dollars to schools across the United States every year. At Wilson Elementary Sam’s Club provided each teacher a gift bag filled with various school supplies, and each student a small treat. Sam’s club also donated ten $100 gift cards to help teachers purchase supplies for their classrooms.

Speedy Sixth-grade Students at Wilson Elementary

Submitted by bj.wright on Tue, 05/18/2010 - 08:41

Pictured are the winners of the combination lock race held by Ms. Vicki Lyons. Ms. Lyons has been working with the sixth-grade studnets to make a smooth transistion into seventh-grade. One way in which she has been helping, is getting the students comfortable opening locks similar to what will be on their lockers next year. The top three lock openers are : Suzie Macfarlane, Kaitlyn Stott, and Kade Morrison.