This is the Blog Post area of the Central Elementary School website. We strive to keep this site up-to-date with events, information and interesting educational opportunities at our school.

No School Nov. 24/25

posted Nov 18, 2016, 10:29 AM by Calandra Johnson

Central Elementary will be closed November 24/25th for the Thanksgiving Holiday. 
Stay safe and enjoy your holiday weekend!

Fall Extravaganza Family Night!

posted Nov 6, 2016, 10:54 AM by Calandra Johnson

Imagine! It's Thursday, Nov. 17 and you have many classrooms to choose from and a Different Game awaits you in each room. Wow! 
Imagine a gym with Dinner and Drinks and Yummy items. Imagine seeing your family and friends there. You don't have to imagine it! You can join us at Central from 6pm - 7:30pm for the Fall Extravaganza Family Night! It's going to be a blast!

No School: November 11th

posted Nov 3, 2016, 1:01 PM by Calandra Johnson   [ updated Nov 4, 2016, 2:32 PM ]

There will be no school on Friday, Nov. 11th in honor of Veterans Day. We will see you back at school on Nov. 11th.

Central Book Fair!

posted Sep 29, 2016, 3:28 PM by Calandra Johnson   [ updated Oct 26, 2016, 12:22 PM ]

Ahoy Mateys! Come one, come all!
Oct. 27 - Nov. 3
It's a treasure trove of books and other fun stuff
at the Central Book Fair!! Don't miss it!

Please Sign-Up for Conferences!

posted Sep 14, 2016, 11:22 AM by Calandra Johnson

November 1 & 2, Tuesday and Wednesday are this fall's conference days. We are so excited to meet with you and share information about your child's progress. We know our families are busy, but we encourage you to arrange your schedule so that you can come see us on one of those days. This is such an important and necessary appointment. Hope to see you soon!

Say Cheese!

posted Sep 1, 2016, 1:09 PM by Calandra Johnson

Wed. Sep. 28th is Picture Day!

Join Us Sep. 14

posted Aug 31, 2016, 4:30 PM by Calandra Johnson   [ updated Sep 13, 2016, 9:12 PM ]

Central Elementary's Open House is Wednesday, Sep. 14th this year. Please join us at your time slot (6, 6:30 or 7pm) to visit your child's classroom, meet your child's teacher and see what's happening this year. 

6:00 ~ 6:30pm ----- 1st & 2nd Grades
6:30 ~ 7:00pm ----- 3rd & 4th Grades
7:00 ~ 7:30pm ----- 5th Grade

We will also have a Mini Resource Fair in our gym of helpful organizations that provide services and opportunities to our children and families. Families will be provided a Resource Fair Punch Ticket that will earn you an ice cream for visiting the various booths. We are excited to have our families in the school and look forward to sharing a fun evening with you!

Do You Have a 1st Grader?

posted Aug 25, 2016, 11:24 AM by Calandra Johnson   [ updated Aug 25, 2016, 1:57 PM ]

We're so excited to have your child start 1st grade at Central next week. To give them opportunity to meet their teacher, enjoy their classroom, and meet some other 1st grade students, the following schedule will be used next week.

Monday, Aug. 29    9:05 ~ 11:30am    Last name A-F

Monday, Aug. 29    12:00 ~ 2:25pm    Last name G-L

Tuesday, Aug. 30    8:05 ~ 11:00am    Last name M-S

Tuesday, Aug. 30    11:30 ~ 2:25pm    Last name T-W

For more information, please see the Flyer that was sent to your family. Or call the office at (541) 663-3501. 

New Student Registration & Resource Fair

posted Aug 15, 2016, 8:36 AM by Calandra Johnson   [ updated Aug 15, 2016, 9:02 AM ]

August 16, 2016
7am to 7pm
La Grande Middle School Commons
1108 4th St, La Grande, OR

This event is an opportunity for all students new to district to register and to learn of all resources available in our community to families.  All students in the district are welcome to attend the resource fair.  From 4pm to 7 pm there will be a bike rodeo ( bring your bike helmet), a climbing wall, and snow cones available. We look forward to seeing our new families there!

Welcome Back To School

posted Aug 11, 2016, 5:59 PM by Timothy Welch   [ updated Aug 16, 2016, 8:04 PM by Calandra Johnson ]

First day of school for students K-7 is Monday, August 29th, 9:00 am.  Monday Late Start for all schools.

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