Monday, November 24, 2014

ELKS Drug Awareness Essay Contest

Students may earn up to 5 extra credit points for participating in the ELKS Drug Awareness Essay Contest.
The theme for the 2014-2015 contest is: "Refuse to Use... You're  Never Alone"


  • This contest is open to 6-8 grade students.
  • Participants must writer their essay themselves but they may get help from teachers, parents, or friends in the form of ideas.

Length: No longer than 200 words
Text: Hand written or hand printed (no typed or computer generated text

Judging will be based on:

  • closeness to the theme
  • neatness
  • originatlity
  • correct grammatical structure

Each entry must have the following info on the back:

  1. student's full name
  2. student's address
  3. student's phone number
  4. school, location, grade
  5. Elks lodge name
See Miss Paddick for more information!

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

October Students of the Month

Congratulations to the October Hurricane Students of the Month! Keep up the great work!

Science: Quintin B.
English: Maddy W.
Social Studies: Andrew E.

Monday, October 6, 2014

September Students of the Month

Congratulations to Chase, Savannah, and Grant for being selected as the September Students of the Month! Keep up the great work!

Social Studies: Chase A.
Science: Savannah N.
English: Grant Z.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Pegasus Poetry Contest

CLICK HERE for information on the Pegasus Poetry Contest.
Entries are due February 1, 2015 and there are cash prizes!

8th graders are eligible to participate in the #3 Rhymed Award, #4 Free Verse Award, and #9 Illustrator's Award.

See Ms. Paddick for more information!