Today is the day! Guests are welcome to attend; please bring a photo ID with you!
Waltham annual awards assembly, see the flier below!
Bus 1 is leaving the building now, so the bus will be a few minutes late to drop off students. Thank you.
We are celebrating Staff Appreciation Week! Please take a moment to recognize a special staff member or two by completing this form! All responses will be shared with that staff member. Thank you for your partnership in education. It is a privilege to work with your children! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfTh-0uVytYKLTZYpbxXgMhr5KX1hQhMdxtUvvwW2i6riuA0w/viewform?usp=sharing
We are excited to be offering Preschool for 3- & 4-year-olds for the 2023/2024 School Year! Contact the school to be placed on our information listing for next year. Waltham Elementary School #815-667-4417
4th grade battled 7th grade today in around the world with fractions and decimals.
Eighth grade birdhouses BEFORE, stay tuned for the AFTER!
Our Girls Bowling team placed 18th overall at the IESA state tournament day. Way to go, girls & Coach McCabe!
Good morning Bus 3 is running approximately 15 minutes late. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you.
The Book Blast is going strong as we approach these last few days of the event. The student with the highest dollar amount of contributions from each grade level will be awarded a $100 Book Blast shopping spree. On top of that, the student with the highest dollar amount of contributions in the school will be awarded an additional $100 shopping spree. So, one student winner will be going home with a total of $200 in Book Blast shopping sprees!
Students must be registered by 11:59 p.m. tonight in order to be entered into tomorrow's drawing for the iPad! https://bookblast.booksarefun.com/WalthamSch61373/
Arrrgh, matey! Our Book Blast has taken us on an incredible adventure, and we now have our 4th and final Treasure Chest stuffed with cash winner. Congratulations to kindergarten student, Jameson K.! Shiver me timbers, the grand prize drawing for the iPad is up next! You can still register and enter the contact info for 10+ people who want to support your student’s love of books. These steps will also enter your pirate into the drawing for the iPad. Now get those sea legs moving!
Land ho! Our 3rd Book Blast Treasure Chest stuffed with cash winner has found the loot today. Congratulations to 8th grader, Caleb B.! We have more prizes to be awarded with our Book Blast event! The student with the highest dollar amount of contributions from each grade level will be awarded a $100 Book Blast shopping spree. The student with the highest dollar amount of contributions in the school will be awarded an additional $100 Book Blast shopping spree. The shopping spree awards are a fun way to add more books to your student’s home library! For those families that still want to participate, hoist your ship’s sails and register here: http://bookblast.booksarefun.com/WalthamSch61373. Your adventure awaits! If you’d like to support our school and help all our students have access to more books, please donate here. https://bookblast.booksarefun.com/MSimonsES51640/pledge/?LgAdGRVZegEBHXxYW3hRSEU- Your support truly makes a world of difference in their education!
Congratulations, Audrey K., for being our 2nd Book Blast Treasure Chest stuffed with cash winner! Way to go! For those families that still want to participate, hoist your ship’s sails and register here: http://bookblast.booksarefun.com/WalthamSch61373. Your adventure awaits! If you’d like to support our school and help ALL our students have access to more books, please donate here. https://bookblast.booksarefun.com/MSimonsES51640/pledge/?LgAdGRVZegEBHXxYW3hRSEU- Your support truly makes a world of difference in their education!
Ahoy, mateys!! The 1 st winner of the Book Blast Treasure Chest stuffed with cash is 3rd grader, Tyler M.!” Congratulations! Now, more treasure awaits…. If you haven’t yet, register and enter contact info for 10+ people who want to support your pirate’s home library: http://bookblast.booksarefun.com/WalthamSch61373. Tomorrow, your pirate could be hauling home the treasure!
The Book Blast voyage to your student’s NEW BOOKS begins today! Please take just 7 minutes to check out the Treasure Map. Simply register for the event and enter the contact info for 10+ people to support your pirate’s home library. It’s really that easy! After completing those steps, your student will receive ALL 3 rewards and will be entered to win one of four Treasure Chests stuffed with cash and prizes! Also, one lucky winner will win an iPad! Start the voyage to earn all 10 exciting new books on the Treasure Map booklist! Your participation can help other students at your child’s school build their home libraries, too. Go to http://bookblast.booksarefun.com/WalthamSch61373 and unlock your treasure!
Our voyage starts next week when we’ll cast off in search of Book Blast treasure. Once you receive your Treasure Map next week, the treasure hunt begins! Be sure to complete it for a chance to win one of 4 Treasure Chests stuffed with cash and even an Apple iPad! But even better, you’ll be starting the journey to earning all 10 books on the Treasure Map book list. Heave ho, let’s go readers!
At last night's Board of Education meeting, a few 8th grade students read their powerful and inspirational "Phenomenal Me" poetry inspired by Maya Angelou's "Phenomenal Woman" poem. February's John Ourth Award recipients, Bailey and Daniel, were also recognized.
Check out this event IVCC is hosting for all ages!
2nd grade has spent the past month learning about Historical figures who have impacted America. They created biographies and a models of their Historical figures out of pop bottles. Way to work hard 2nd grade:)