Tuesday, May 12, 2009

2009 Summer Reading Program

5th and 6th grade students are invited to participate in the 2009 Summer Reading Program sponsored by Barnes and Noble Booksellers. Actually, the contest is open to students in grades 1-6, so if you have a younger brother or sister pass the invitation along to them.

To earn a free book you must simply read 8 books between now and the end of August. Keep track of the books you read on a reading record and return it to Barnes and Noble (in Hendersonville) by September 7 for a free book.

Stop by the library and see Ms. Creasy for your reading record and more details.

Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Program Essay Contest

Summer Reading Kickoff Essay Contest
Open to grades K-6th.


For grades K-3rd: Describe your favorite storybook hero. Why is he or she your hero?
(Visual aides/drawings are welcome.)

For grades 4th-6th: In 500 words or more, describe your favorite literary hero. What qualities make him or her a hero, and how to they help him or her succeed in life?

Prizes will be awarded for each grade level.

Entries are due Friday, May 22nd. They may be dropped off at Barnes and Noble, emailed to crm2312@bn.com or sent via fax at 615-264-5683.

Monday, May 11, 2009

Library Books and Fines Now Due

All library books must be turned in and all fines paid prior to Field Day (May 13). Please stop by the library and take care of this as soon as possible. Lists are posted outside the library and the SW office.

Thursday, May 7, 2009

8th Grade Battle of the Books Winners

Congratulations to our 8th grade team -

(seated l -r) Jordan Lambert, Ren Creasy, Katie Adcock, (standing) Steven Johnson, and TJ Johnson.

Battle of the Books 7th Grade Winners

Congratulations to our 7th grade team -

(Seated l -r) Morgan Byrd and Clint Watson and

(standing l - r) Ryan Whiticker and Michael Byrd.

Battle of the Books 6th Grade Winners

Congratulations to our 6th grade team - (l-r) Katie Young, Jessica Gregory, Abbey Hinton, Luke Pridgen, and Lauren Calvert.

Battle of the Books 5th Grade Winners

Congratulations to our 5th grade team. Seated (l-r) Chelsea Rose and McKenzie Tuttle. Standing (l-r) Caden McCormick, Nate Centers, and Zeke Tatum.

Monday, May 4, 2009

Battle of the Books TOMORROW!!!

Don't forget...We will begin our 2009 Battle of the Books tomorrow. Below is the schedule for each battle. Parents are invited to attend.

6th Grade
Tuesday, May 5
(we’ll break for lunch and resume at the time below – if needed)
11:15 – 12:00

7th Grade
Tuesday, May 5
7:50 – 9:50

8th Grade
Tuesday, May 5
12:15 – 2:15

5th Grade
Wednesday, May 6
8:00 - completed