Month: November 2014

A Message From Our Principal

Dear ELE Families, Students are excited for Book Character Day on Monday.  Students are encouraged to come to school dressed as their favorite story book character.  Monday is also the day that students will get to blast me with silly string!  Homeroom class winners will be announced today. In a recent health inspection visit, we […]

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All For One Fund

We are thankful for you! The ELE PTA would like to extend a big THANK YOU to all of the many donors who contributed to the 2014 All for One Fund. The All for One committee is compiling final totals, including corporate matches, and an updated HONOR ROLL will be published after the Thanksgiving holiday. […]

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Thomasboro Book Drive

Please keep in mind our sister school Thomasboro Academy during the holiday season. The Character Education Committee’s December service project is to spread the gift of reading to Thomsboro students. We will have a new book drive December 1st through December 12th.  We have set a goal of 150 books per grade level and ELE […]

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Picture Book Month Comes to an End!

Thank you to everyone who helped make our first Picture Book Month celebration a success! Everyone enjoyed looking at the reading pictures! We hope the 1,000’s upon 1,000’s of pictures books were enjoyed by our ELE families! Thanks for reminding your child to return all library books as soon as possible. Beginning Monday, December 1 […]

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Attention Kindergarten and 1st Grade Families

We are excited to have Beth Smith, author of the Alien Dude series, visit ELE!  You may order an autographed copy of one or both books ($5.00 each) by returning the completed Book Order Form by December 3, 2014. Books will be delivered to your child the following week.

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Yearbook Cover Art Contest!

The ELE Yearbook Staff is hard at work gathering photos and ideas for the 2014-15 ELE Yearbook. But now we need your help! It’s time for all ELE students to channel that creative energy and enter the annual COVER ART CONTEST and we want students from ALL grades involved. This year’s theme is HawkFamily. Here […]

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A Message From Our Principal

Dear Parents, This week was very busy for the ELE family.  Our second, fourth and fifth grade students had field trips this week.  The 5th graders had a blast on the Camp Thunderbird sleep away trip.  Kindergarten through 3rd grade students learned the proper procedures for a bus evacuation and participated in a drill with […]

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Spirit Week is Here!

Next week is the LAST week of the All for One Fund! To celebrate the end of a successful campaign, all students will have an opportunity to participate in the third annual Class Change War. Students may donate spare change (no paper money or checks!) to the designated All for One container in their classroom. […]

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Thomasboro Make It Day

Thomasboro Academy- Next Thursday, November 20th will be our monthly Make It Day.  We will be meeting at 9:30 and staying until 12:30, if necessary, helping with cutting, pasting, stapling and other various tasks.  If you are unable to join us, please consider donating a $10 gift card to either Target or Walmart in order to help teachers in […]

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Didgeridoo Down Under is Visiting ELE

G-day Elizabeth Lane Elementary!  You are in for a special treat on Monday, November 17. What is Didgeridoo Down Under you ask?  Didgeridoo Down Under or DDU for short, is a high-energy, Australia-themed show that combines music, culture, science, literacy development, puppetry, comedy, character building and audience participation.  The didgeridoo, usually a hollowed-out tree trunk, […]

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