April 2019 Report
Lakeland Students Participate in M-STEP Testing
As we returned from spring break the statewide testing window opened for fifth graders across the state. Fifth grade students took take the ELA computer adaptive test on Wednesday, April 17, and the Math computer adaptive test on Thursday, April 18. They are scheduled to take the science assessment on Tuesday, April 23, and the social studies assessment on Thursday, April 25. Make-ups for any student absent on the regularly scheduled testing days will be scheduled for the week of April 29 to May 3. Our fourth graders are scheduled to begin testing Thursday, May 2. Fourth graders will take the ELA computer adaptive, and math computer adaptive assessments.
Dally and Smoker Receive Teacher of the Year Honors
On Thursday, March 17, Mary Dally received the educator of the year award at the 2019 Coldwater Chamber of Commerce Community Awards Dinner. Mary was nominated by one of her current fifth grade students. On Tuesday, April 16, Ken Smoker received the Branch Intermediate School District Making a Difference General Education Teacher of the Year award. Thanks for all you do for our kids!
Ground Breaking for New Coldwater Elementary School
On Wednesday, April 17, an official ground breaking ceremony was held for the new fourth and fifth grade elementary building. Thanks to our community for their continued support!
Gary Dancer, Principal
Lakeland Elementary School