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May 2012

Mt. Loafer Summer Hours

Submitted by angela.killian on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 17:09

Mt. Loafer's summer office hours will be Monday-Thursday from 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon, excluding holidays. 

Mt. Loafer's summer library hours will be Monday & Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, beginning on June 11th.

Registration for the 2012-2013 school year will be July 16th, 17th, and 18th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Have a great summer.


Congratulations 6th Grade!

Submitted by angela.killian on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 17:02
Mt. Loafer 6th grade at NOVA Graduation

Congratulations to the Mt. Loafer 6th graders.  I imagine you are excited at graduating from elementary school, a little scared of going to jr. high, sad about saying good-bye to some friends and teachers, and anticipating an eventful summer.

In your life may you have people who will listen and spend time with you, encourage you and believe in you.  May you embrace growth and excellence, may you be generous, may you say thank you often.  May you go forth and do wonderful things. 


Club Day in May

Submitted by angela.killian on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 16:34
Mrs. Joy and Miss Gardner teaching about Belguim

Mt. Loafer students participated in the final Club Day for the 2011-2012 school year during the last week of school. The theme was Countries and Cultures. 

Local Author Donates Book

Submitted by angela.killian on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 16:03
Mr. George Brinkerhoff

The students and faculty at Mt. Loafer Elementary would like to thank Mr. George Brinkerhoff.  Mr. Brinkerhoff was a special guest at the Ken Garff Assembly.  He has written several children's books and donated a copy of his latest book, Plum, to the Mt. Loafer library.  Some of the illustrations were done by children at Mount Loafer and some of the characters are people that he has worked with at the school. 

PTA Field Day

Submitted by angela.killian on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 15:13
Knot Tying

The highlight of the year for many kids in elementary school is the end of the year field day. This consists of games, events and competitions that everyone can participate and enjoy. 

Mt. Loafer PTA planned a super day.  Students used their summer survivial skills at each rotation; bear wrestling (martial arts), knot tying (giant twister), find the lost camper, beat the heat obstacle course, camping relay, and mental toughness.  Thank you, PTA, for the great day!

Mt. Loafer Elementary Student Council Officers for 2012-2013

Submitted by angela.killian on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 14:47
Mt. Loafer Student Council for 2012-2013

Mt Loafer Elementary School recently held elections for the 2012-2013 school year. 

The purpose of Student Council is to develop a positive school climate by involving all students in making Mt. Loafer the best it can be.   Student Council strives for good citizenship, respects all individuals in the school and community, and gives students experience in a leadership role.   Student Council helps students in our school and makes recommendations to improve the morale and spirit of Mt. Loafer Elementary School.

Mt. Loafer Students of the Month for April

Submitted by angela.killian on Mon, 05/14/2012 - 17:06
April Students of the Month

The student of the month program is meant to promote success in and out of the classroom.  The student of the month is chosen based on character, leadership, and citizenship, not necessarily academics.  The student of the month must be a diligent student, completing his/her assignments on time, showing strong effort to learn the subjects.  The student of the month demonstrates excellent behavior inside and outside the classroom, is well-mannered, and respectful to peers and teachers.  The student of the month displays excellent citizenship by his/her willingness to help fellow class

Spring Concert

Submitted by angela.killian on Mon, 05/14/2012 - 12:29
First, Second, and Third Grades at Spring Concert

On Friday, May 11th the combined 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grades presented their Spring Concert.  It was a wonderful hour of celebrating the beauty of our world.  Thank you, Mrs. Brown, for all your hard work and creating an opportunity for the students to present their talents to the school and parents.

New Librarian will take the reigns at Mt. Loafer Elementary School

Submitted by angela.killian on Mon, 05/14/2012 - 11:19

 A new librarian in Mt. Loafer has been announced.  Mrs. Stephanie Spencer will begin her new post in June for summer library. She is an overload technician and has been in charge of the take-home and leveled library for three years. 

The Mt. Loafer Library will be open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. beginning June 11th.


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