Kidneys for Taylyn fundraiser race

Submitted by emy.porter on Fri, 10/06/2023 - 10:51

In 2022, Taylyn Healey (9) contracted Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP, also known as IgA vasculitis), a disease that causes the small blood vessels in their skin, joints, intestines and kidneys to become inflamed and bleed. Taylyn has had a serious case of the disease, along with other problems and has already had to have her kidneys removed from her body. Taylyn undergoes dialysis three times a week and will need a kidney transplant in the near future.

Faculty spotlight with student council

Submitted by emy.porter on Thu, 10/05/2023 - 13:10

This week for faculty spotlight our student council members, Brooke H and Gunner L, chose to interview Mrs Liddle. Here is what they learned about her:

Name: Mrs Liddle

Position: 4th grade

Favorite thing about Apple Valley: kind students/family and great staff

Favorite thing to teach: History

Favorite hobby: Sewing and reading

Favorite food: Seafood, especially shrimp and crab

Favorite treat: Chocolate covered cinnamon bears

Students of the Month

Submitted by emy.porter on Wed, 10/04/2023 - 14:40

Congratulations to the following students for being chosen from each class to be student of the month. We are so proud of them for their hard work, kindness, willingness to help out, and overall being awesome. 

Kindergarten: Stetson A, Makynlie M, Ila K, Jackson S, Bryden B

1: Maddie O, Bridget M, Tobias L, Lincoln C, Kyce M

2: Aiden S, Mckinley N, Samuel G, Pete Y, Gohan S

3: Roper N, Jax J, Dalton B, Dezarae H

4: Adalynn G, Kamryn J, Zelly S, Harper C

5: Kaden S, Calli G, Teajin G, Talon C, Mckoy P


23-24 Reflections Contest

Submitted by emy.porter on Mon, 10/02/2023 - 10:41

It's Reflections time and we had an assembly recently to promote this great opportunity. This is an optional contest, participation is not required. It is held annually by the nation PTA and provides students with an opportunity to showcase art, music, dance, literature, film around the yearly theme, This year's theme is "I am Hopeful because..."

Due date: Wednesday, October 18th and all entries are submitted online

Eileen Lisonbee - PEAK Award Winner

Submitted by emy.porter on Fri, 09/22/2023 - 10:29

Mrs. Lisonbee is an exceptional teacher who goes above and beyond for her students. She teaches them more than just their normal school work; she also teaches them kindness and friendship. My daughter is currently in her class, and I don't know how we would have survived this year without her. She is our saving grace.