Our Central Story - 12/6/19
Central SD 51
Friday, December 06, 2019
- Our math interventionist, Kris Mertens, nominated our amazing CPS librarian, Katie Mann, in a contest through popular children's author Mike Thaler. Mike Thaler is the author of many children's books including the popular Black Lagoon series. Mrs. Katie Mann was selected as a winner and received a Black Lagoon Author Visit DVD, a signed Black Lagoon Scholastic book poster, and 6 signed copies of Black Lagoon children's books. Congratulations to Katie Mann and a big thank you to Mrs. Kris Mertens for the nomination. #celebratecentral51
- 2nd grade performed their holiday show with 2 performances on Dec. 4th. Mrs. D. Brown, Mrs. L. Brown, Mrs. James, and Mrs. Tanner performed at 5:30 and Mrs. Hartman, Mrs. Hranka, and Mrs. Taseff performed at 7:00. What a great night to get into the holiday spirit! A big thank you to Mrs. Kathryn Cunningham for the amazing work she does with CPS students.
- The Central Intermediate School Student Council planned activities to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation as well as the Salvation Army. Students planned activities for students and teachers to raise money for the cause. Activities included Donuts and Donations, Hat Day, and an opportunity for teachers to wear jeans for the week. Student Council plans to double the amount of money raised and will give half to the Susan G. Komen Foundation and half to the Salvation Army.
- Congratulations to the Central Intermediate School 7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball Teams on a great season. Both teams, led by coaches Clarke and Lohse, worked hard this season, and we are proud of the work our student athletes put in throughout the season!