Springfield Elementary held its Spelling Bee Final on Thursday, February 12th. The five semi-finalists were Noah Perrin, Julia Creswell, Anna Wiseman, Gabi Sadurski, and Mia Scott. Mia Scott was our overall winner and Gabi Sadurski will attend the Regional Spelling Bee in Anderson. Thank you to all Spelling Bee parents and participants.
School Board Member, Ken Cobb, visited Springfield on Friday, January 30th. Students shared some of the awesome things they were doing in their classrooms from using Skype to creating projects using iPads. Thank you Mr. Cobb for your hard work for Greenwood District 50!
Congratulations to Ms. Shannon Joseph for being selected as the 2014-2015 Piedmont Reading Teacher of the Year! We are so proud of you!
Teachers from Springfield took a road trip to Oakland Elementary in Boiling Springs to see Project Based Learning (PBL) in action! It was exciting to see students researching, creating, and making global connections. Be sure to ask your child about his or her PBL activities here at Springfield!
Mrs. Perrin took the Pizza Hut Book-It Principals' Challenge by reading ALL day on Friday, November 14th. She shared her favorite picture books with students in the Commons Area. Mrs. Perrin reminded students that "Reading gives you superpowers!"