Students Grades 4-9 Experience Project Lead the Way

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Our STEM classroom is off to a great start providing Project Lead the Way curriculum and instruction to the students in grades 4-9. PLTW provides an engaging, hands-on classroom environment and empowers students to develop in-demand knowledge and skills they need to thrive. East Guernsey is proud to present this type of opportunity to our students.

New Interactive Lunch Menus

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We are proud to announce our new interactive lunch menus! This year parents can go to our Nutrislice page to view our online menus. Once there select your childs school and breakfast or lunch to view the menu. By clicking on the menu item you can now view nutritional facts like carbs, calories, etc. You can also filter lunch items based on food allergies.

If you’d like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with Tiffany Besserman, please
call (740) 489-5100 ext 1424 or email tiffany.besserman@eguernsey.k12.oh.us

lunch menu info

Nutrislice Poster EG

You’re Invited

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The Board of Education meets on the third Wednesday of each month, unless circumstances require a change in date. The public is invited to attend these meetings. Hope to see you there!

Make Your Time Count at East Guernsey

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Being on time and having great attendance is extremely important in making the most out of your education. Here are some tips on how to make your time in East Guernsey the best it can be.

  •         Being on time sets each student up for success
  •         Helping your child be on time shows them that you care about his/her learning
  •         Learning begins when the bell rings
  •         Your child could miss out on important information even if they are five to ten minutes late
  •         English and Math are usually taught in the morning
  •         Being on time helps keep your child from falling behind
  •         Being on time is an important life lesson

Three Keys to Success

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East Guernsey faculty and staff regularly emphasize three keys to succeeding throughout school: attendance, work ethic and extra participation. Students who show up on time, work hard and get involved will certainly get the most out of their middle school and high school years. This is not to say that they will not face challenges. School should be challenging to adequately prepare students for life after graduation. Students who work on these three keys, however, will find the strength within and the resources around them necessary to achieve in the face of obstacles. These keys not only help students to find academic success but lifelong fulfillment as well.

The Benefits of Reading Books

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It is our goal that every student develops a passion for reading. We provide many opportunities on a daily basis for students to be exposed to a variety of texts. Every once and awhile we are faced with the question, “Why do we have to read?” Here are a variety of ways to answer this question.

  1.      Reading exercises your brain.
  2.      Reading increases your ability to empathize with others.
  3.      Reading improves concentration and focus.
  4.      Reading helps develop creativity.
  5.      Reading is entertaining.
  6.      Reading provides knowledge and information.
  7.      Reading enriches language and vocabulary.
  8.      Reading reduces stress and puts you in a better mood.

Make the Most of this Time of Year

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Summer is a great time to enrich and enhance student learning in a fun way. Parents can plan small, inexpensive or free outings in and around East Guernsey that will allow students to expand their knowledge and pique curiosity. Parks and nature preserves serve as excellent outdoor classrooms where children can learn and explore. Children need to read daily, so picking out books at the library is a fun way to read for pleasure and keep up on reading skills. Going out with your child is not possible each and every day, playing at home and outside help children learn and grow.