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  • Here Comes the Bus is now available for Forest Lake Area Schools

    • View the real-time location of your child’s bus
    • Access the app from your smartphone, tablet or computer
    • Receive push notifications or email alerts
    • Send your child to the bus stop at just the right time, every time

     Here Comes the Bus

      COMING EVENTS:
          
          March 19: Evening Conferences
          March 21: Evening Conferences
          March 22: Day Conferences - No School K-12
          March 25-29: Spring Break - No School K-12

    SCHOOL CALENDAR DATES ADDED

         As you likely know, March 11 and April 22 were recently added as school days to our calendar. These two days will not follow the normal A-Day, B-Day, etc. rotation. Instead, we have added back a couple of the letter days that were missed for inclement weather. Monday, March 11 will be a D-Day and Monday, April 22 will be an A-Day. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the school office.

     

    SCIENCE MUSEUM RESIDENCY AT SCANDIA

          This week, March 12-15, Scandia Elementary IB World School is hosting a Science Museum of Minnesota Residency program. The focus of the Residency is engineering. Each classroom will be able to spend an hour learning and exploring with a scientist from the Museum. Students will be building bridges and "Super Structures." Thank you, Scandia PTO, for sponsoring this Residency!

     

    CARNIVAL PICTURE  CARNIVAL IS COMING!

         Mark your calendars for Friday, April 12 and join us at the annual PTO Carnival at Scandia Elementary! Information packets will be coming home soon with students on Thursday, March 21. We hope you will be able to join us!

    principal with star shirt  KINDERGARTEN ENROLLMENT INFORMATION

    Calling all future Scandia Stars! 
              
          Enroll your child now for the 2019-2020 school year at Scandia Elementary IB World School!  If you have any questions regarding kindergarten or would like a tour of our school, please give us a call at 651-982-3300.
    If you need Registration forms, they can be downloaded using this link: Kindergarten enrollment forms   

     

    school yearbook words     ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK TODAY

         Orders can be placed online at www.balfour.com. Just type in our school name to begin the process. Yearbooks can also be ordered by filling out the order form and sending a check payable to Balfour for $12.00 back to school with your child. Deadline for ordering is April 5, 2019. Please call the office if you have any questions or need an order form.

     

     All school photo  FEBRUARY  SHINE TIME AT SCANDIA!

       
          On March 1, Scandia Elementary celebrated February's "Shine Time Morning Meeting," our all school assembly dedicated to honoring those students and classrooms who have demonstrated safe, respectful and responsible behaviors during the month. All students who earned a February STAR ticket were eligible to win some cool prizes. 
          Classrooms also earned special "Golden" awards for their exceptional work in following the essential agreements during the month of February. The classroom winners for February are:
          Mrs. Hoganson's class: Golden recorder for Music
          Ms. Pearl's class: Golden book for Media
          Ms. George's class: Golden lunch tray for lunchroom
          Mrs. Duncan's class: Golden football for recess
          Ms. George's class: Golden globe for Chinese
          Mrs. Peterson's class: Golden tennis shoes for PE
          Mr. Mancini's class: Golden vaccuum for cleanest classroom
    Congratulations to these classrooms! Shine on, Scandia Stars!
     

     
    BOX TOPS   BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
            Please continue to save those Box Tops. Our goal this year is $1,00.00! So far, we have earned $450.00! The next submission will be January, so keep clipping and thanks for your support. 
     

    backpack COMMUNITY ED "DIGITAL BACKPACKS" 

     
    The school district's Digital Backpack has information from area non-profit groups who sponsor opportunities for youth.
     
    Julie 
    Julie Greiman, Principal
    Scandia Elementary IB World School 
    14351 Scandia Trail N
    Scandia, MN  55073
    651.982.3300
     
     
     "Intelligence plus character--this is the goal of true education."
    Martin Luther King Jr. 
     

Mission

  •  SCANDIA ELEMENTARY MISSION STATEMENT
     
    The mission of Scandia Elementary School is to meet the needs of our learning community by:
    • Maintaining concern and respect for others and self
    • Fostering diverse ideas and creative thinking
    • Developing skills and understanding for living and working in a complex, changing society
    • Modeling a positive attitude toward learning
    • Staff commitment to quality instruction
    • Encouraging parent and community involvement 
    SCANDIA ELEMENTARY IB WORLD SCHOOL MISSION STATEMENT
     
    The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programs of international education and rigorous assessment. These programs encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right. 
     
    SCANDIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL VISION STATEMENT 
     
    All Scandia students will be equipped academically and socially for further learning. 

IB News

  •     SCANDIA ELEMENTARY IB WORLD SCHOOL
     
     Scandia Elementary IB World School!
     
     Scandia Elementary was authorized as an International Baccalaureate World School in January 2015. To learn more about the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program please click on the link below.
     
     

Events

  • OPEN HOUSE
     
    This year, Scandia's Open House will be held on Thursday, September 13, from 5:00-6:30 pm. Come and see our newly renovated building!
     
     
    BREAKFAST TOGETHER
     
    Each month a different grade level is invited to come and have breakfast together from 8:30-9:05 in our cafeteria. Invitations are sent home prior to the event.
     
    WILD WALK
     
    Scandia Elementary's Wild Walk is on Friday, October 12, 2018. Families and neighbors sponsor students to participate in physical fitness games during the day. This is our PTO's primary fundraiser for the school year.
     
    CONFERENCES
     
    Fall Conferences are October 15, 16, & 17, 2018. Spring Conferences will be held on March 19, 21 & 22, 2019.
     
    DALA GALA
     
    Sponsored by the Scandia PTO, the Dala Gala social event is for adults to support Scandia Elementary IB World School and to celebrate our success as an International Baccalaureate World School. This year's Dala Gala is on Friday, February 1, 2019.
     
    ART & ACADEMIC FAIR
     
    The Art & Academic Fair is an opportunity for students to demonstrate their inquiry into science, art, history, technology and creative writing. It is held on Friday, February 22, 2019, from 5:30-7:30 pm.
     
    CARNIVAL
     
    The Scandia PTO sponsors a school carnival filled with games, raffles, food and fun! The carnival will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 5:30-7:30 pm.
     
    ACADEMIC AWARD CEREMONY
     
    Student academic excellence and sixth grade graduation are part of this yearly event. The program will be held on June 6, 2019 at 10:00 am.
     
    TALENT SHOW
     
    "Scandia's Got Talent" our annual school talent show will be on June 6, 2019.

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