"Where's the parade? Where's the parade?" said a kindergartener as he began the mile long healthy living walk. A moment later he realized then shouted out with glee, "WE ARE THE PARADE!" Mt. Loafer students wore exercise clothes and walked a mile together to remind them that saying no to drugs, alcohol, and tobacco helps them to be healthy and able to enjoy exercising more fully.
Fourth-, fifth-, and sixth-graders have an opportunity to participate in the school’s robotics club, an after-school STEM program. Not only does it allow each student’s creativity to blossom and teach technology and engineering, but it provides critical thinking and team-building skills.
Every teacher at Mt. Loafer Elementary, is committed to weaving the arts and curriculum together to create a richer and more lasting learning experience for students. Mt. Loafer sixth grade is currently learning of the Ancient Egyptians. Take a peek at their beautiful watercolor pictures of Ancient Eygptian Profiles!
"Wow! I was so impressed the the quality of comments made by your students at Mt. Loafer," said Mr. Parkinson after presenting an assembly teaching students about internet safety. We love our students and are grateful they have been well taught at home about proper internet practices. Students added to that knowledge today from an excellent presentation from NETSMARTZ. Our goal is to prepare our precious students to live safely in this world as well as the 'world wide web'.