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Learning About The Life Cycle Of A Butterfly


Mrs. Taylor's and Mrs. Llewellyn's Kindergarten class have been learning about the life cycle of a butterflies and have been watching them develop! As they develop in butterflies, they have released the butterlies into nature and wow! What an experience!    
Learning About Fire Safety!


Thank you to the Galena Volunteer Fire Department who spent the day with us and taught us about fire safety!  Thank you also for serving our community!      
October 25th - Save The Date For The Fall Fest!


 Our fabulous PTA will again be hosting the always fun Fall Fest on Friday, October 25th.  More details will come, but please save the date!     
October 31st - 90 Minute Early Dismissal


  On October 31st, students will dismiss 90 minutes early for staff professional development.         
3rd Grade Science


Our 3rd grade is deep into their living things unit. They have been discussing the changes that take place in nature and the adaptations that take place as the seasons change, most recently forcusing on leaves and why they change color in the fall. They went for a nature walk and collected leaves and met under various trees to discuss if it was an evergreen or deciduous. Our students discussed what they noticed about the leaves and trees on our school property, collected and counted their leaves, made a tally chart of the colors they collected and filled in their leaf collection journal. It was a great day for this science lesson!      
Hackerspace and Hackerspace Jr. Session 1


Hackerspace is back! Our first session begins on October 25th and will be held on Friday's from 8am - 8:50am. Space is limited so get your permission slips in fast! We will have two groups - Hackerspace for 4th and 5th graders and Hackerspace Jr. for our 1st, 2nd and 3rd graders! We can't wait!! Please help us by sending in any empty Tic Tac containers that you have. Thank you!    
Visit From Loki!


We are absolutely loving our daily visits by police officers and today we had an extra special treat.....Loki! Corporal Scott Lockerman stopped by the media center with Loki!  Take a look at the book that Loki picked out!!!    ??  
4th Grade Trip To Eastern Neck Island!


              Our 4th graders had a beautiful day to explore Eastern Neck Island!  They learned about the layers of soil, conservation and so much more!  They even caught fish and taste tested soybeans and snap peas!  What a terrific day!    
Friends Come In All Sizes!


 
We had a visit from State Superintendent Dr. Salmon!


We welcomed State Superintendent Dr. Salmon, KCPS Superintendent Dr. Couch, and State Board Member Mrs. McCarthy to our school today. Doesn't Dr. Salmon look great on our Wobbly Chairs?     
The 2019-2020 School Year Has Begun!


The 2019-2020 school year has begun and we are so happy to be back!  We have missed all of our students!!    
Parent/Guardian Access To Powerschool


 
New Vestibule!


 
2019-2020 School Supply Lists


The start of the 2019-2020 school year is almost here!  We hope you are soaking in every last moment of summer as we prepare for the new school year.  We can't wait to see you!         
What is MOE?


What is MOE (Maintenance of Effort)?  Watch this short video to find out!    


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114 South Main Street
Galena, MD 21635
Phone: 410-810-2510
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