🌟 Tiger Highlight: Celebrating Teamwork at Lucy Wortham James Elementary School! 🌟 In November, LWJE shines a light on our "Teamwork" Stars. Our students are coming together, collaborating, and demonstrating outstanding teamwork skills. November's Word of the Month is TEAMWORK! Throughout each month, students across all grade levels will participate in engaging classroom challenges that encourage them to embody the β€œWord of the Month” in their daily lives. At the end of the month, each classroom teacher will select a student who has truly embraced the spirit of the word. These students will be recognized as "Students of the Month!” πŸ‘ Let's give a round of applause to our LWJE Students of the Month for November! πŸ‘ #Teamwork #stjschools #tigerpride
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
5th Grade!
4th Grade!
3rd Grade!
2nd Grade!
1st Grade!
Kindergarten!
Tiger Cubs!
Tiger Highlight: Middle School Stars Honored for Army Value of Respect!πŸŽ–οΈβœ¨ Let's give a big round of applause to Ryan Engelbrecht, who received the Army Character Value award for showing remarkable RESPECT. His fantastic example inspires everyone around him, including peers and teachers! Haley Stack, Michael Wilson, and Jayden Smith were also celebrated for their commitment to this core value. These awards recognize students who live by the Army's essential values: Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honor, Integrity, and Personal Courage. Our students are lighting the way to a kinder and brighter future! 🌟 #stjschools #tigerpride
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Army Value Awards at St. James Middle School
Learning Highlight: Flat Stanley Adventure - Exploring St. James with Our First-Graders! 🌟 πŸ‚ Earlier this Fall, our first-grade students embarked on an exciting journey through St. James to explore the adventures of Flat Stanley! A beloved character from Jeff Brown's book series, Flat Stanley travels the world in flat form, sparking curiosity and learning opportunities for students. Our young explorers followed Flat Stanley's path, discovering different destinations in our town. Thank you to our community partners for making the day even more special! 🀍β™₯️ #academicexcellence #stjschools #tigerpride
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Flat Stanley Adventure!
Congratulations to our November Leading the Tiger Way winners! πŸ―πŸŽ‰ LWJE: Holly Kleinheider and Lisa Bauman Middle School: Tyler Karnes and Lisa Huster High School: Alec Conner and Amber Millsap The "Leading the Tiger Way" teacher and staff of the month program is designed to spotlight one teacher and one classified staff from each building every month. We want to recognize our most dedicated and talented employees. This program allows each staff member an opportunity to nominate a peer who exemplifies the character and professional traits we strive for as a District. ❀️🀍❀️ #leadingthetigerway #stjschools #tigerpride
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Leading the Tiger Way winners!
Leading the Tiger Way winners!
Leading the Tiger Way winners!
Leading the Tiger Way winners!
Leading the Tiger Way winners!
Leading the Tiger Way winners!
Tiger Highlight: Celebrating Classroom Success at Lucy Wortham James Elementary! 🌟 These third-grade students earned a special Paw Party Pajama Day by demonstrating positive classroom behaviorsβ€”being great at following directions, showing kindness, and respecting personal space, plus many more! Keep up the great work, Tigers! #StudentSuccess #stjschools #tigerpride
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Paw Party Pajama Day!
Learning Highlight: Smashing Success - Middle Schoolers Learn Badminton! 🏸🌟 6th graders aced their badminton unit! Providing our students with access to a diverse range of sports cultivates a well-rounded experience, fostering not just physical skills but also teamwork, resilience, and a lifelong love for staying active. ❀️🀍❀️#academicexcellence #stjschools #tigerpride
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
6th graders learn how to play racquetball.
Learning Highlight: Bridging Art and Text in Student Collaboration! πŸ“šπŸŽ¨ Check out student collaboration at its finest! Digital art students embarked on a journey into the words of a beloved Caldecott Medal winner, tasked with sketching illustrations based solely on text. After learning about picture books, our high schoolers will bring to life stories written by third graders, merging literature and art seamlessly. This interdisciplinary effort is setting the stage for student success! Stay tuned as these incredible collaborations take form! #ArtsInEducation #academicexcellence #stjschools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Digital art students learn about picture books.
Learning Highlight: One Tree, Endless Cheer!πŸŽ„ LWJE students teamed up to rock around their Christmas tree! They combined their creativity to craft a stunning felt tree. Together, they fine-tuned their hand/eye coordination, making that tree shine! Talk about teamwork this holiday season! #academicexcellence #stjschools #tigerpride ❀️🀍❀️
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Christmas tree fun!
Christmas tree fun!
Christmas tree fun!
Christmas tree fun!
Christmas tree fun!
Christmas tree fun!
Christmas tree fun!
Christmas tree fun!
🍎 Become the leader of tomorrow at St. James R-1 School District! 🍎 We're on the lookout for an innovative Elementary Principal ready to shape young minds and foster a vibrant learning community. If you're passionate about inspiring students and leading a team of educators toward success, apply today! Check https://stjschools.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=162 for more details. #LeadWithPurpose #JoinOurTeam #stjschools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Elementary Principal Job Posting
Mission Monday: Tiger Trot Sponsors - Champions of Giving! This Mission Monday, we’re shining a light on the incredible generosity of our Tiger Trot Sponsors. Let’s spread the news that we’ve achieved our goal this year! A massive thank you goes out to ALL our sponsors, with a special shoutout to our Platinum Sponsors: LEECO Construction Services, Ben Bahr Construction, and GRP Wegman Inc., alongside our Gold Sponsors: Phelps Health, Copeland Bus Service & Drivers, McNew Electric LLC., and Phelps County Bank! Your support ensures that every student in our school district receives a heartfelt gift before winter break. At St. James R-1 School District, our mission revolves around caring relationships, academic excellence, and community partnerships. Your dedication makes sure each child experiences warmth and happiness during the winter season. Thank you for being integral to our Gifts for Kids Project!
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Tiger Trot Sponsors!
Tiger Trot Sponsors!
Tiger Trot Sponsors!
Tiger Trot Sponsors!
Tiger Trot Sponsors!
Tiger Trot Sponsors!
🐯Support our Tiger Community this Small Business Saturday! 🎁 As the holiday season kicks off, let's make a big impact by shopping small and local. Your support means the world to our community businesses and strengthens our Tiger spirit! From unique gifts to local treasures, our neighborhood businesses have it all. Let's shop local, support our community, and spread the joy of the season! For ideas: https://visitstjamesmo.com/shopping/ #ShopSmall #SupportLocal #TigerCommunity #stjschools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Small Business Saturday!
REMINDER! 🐯 3rd Annual Tiger Trot 5k/10k πŸ—“οΈ Date: Saturday, November 25th πŸ•˜ Time: 9 AM πŸ“ Location: St. James Football Field Run or walk with us and help ensure every student in our district receives a gift before winter break! Secure your spot at: https://STJTigerTrot.itsyourrace.com/. Top times earn a spot on our Winners Board, and the fastest student runners enjoy lunch with Superintendent Webster! We hope to see you there. #TigerTrot #GiftsForKids #stjschools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Tiger Trot Reminder
Tiger Trot
Season of Thanks: St. James Caring Center's Generous Contribution! Thank you to the St. James Caring Center's generous donation of a pallet of single-use gloves! Many district employees will be able to use the gloves from nurses to custodians. This gift truly embodies the spirit of giving! Special thanks to Randy Bonham, Glen Disser, and Gene Jesteadt for their roles in facilitating this thoughtful donation.🌟 #GratefulHearts #stjschools #communitypartnerships
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Glove Donation!
Glove Donation!
Glove Donation!
Glove Donation!
Glove Donation!
Little Hearts, Big Gratitude: Kindergarten Friendsgiving! πŸ¦ƒπŸ‚ Kindergarten students came together for Friendsgiving celebrations! Sharing gratitude and joy, they embraced the spirit of togetherness and friendship by making fruit salad, sharing snacks, and coloring beautiful memories. 🌟 #Friendsgiving #stjschools #caringrelationships
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Friendsgiving!
Celebrating Stacy Blakley's Impactful Leadership at MSTA! Let's take a moment to applaud St. James Middle School Educator Stacy Blakley. Her remarkable dedication shone brightly during her tenure as President of MSTA, where she tirelessly worked to elevate education throughout our state. Stacy's commitment, advocacy for teachers, and passion for student success have left a lasting mark. Thank you, Stacy, for being an inspiring leader and catalyst for positive change in education! πŸŒŸπŸ“š #MSTA #stjschools #tigerpride
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
MSTA Leadership!
MSTA Leadership!
MSTA Leadership!
MSTA Leadership!
MSTA Leadership!
MSTA Leadership!
Learning Highlight: 4th Graders Master Survival Skills at Maramec Spring Park! πŸŒ²πŸ“š Our 4th graders have been on an adventure! Following their exploration of the novel "Hatchet," they embarked on a field trip to Maramec Spring Park. There, they put their survival skills into practice, learning shelter building, animal tracking, story crafting, and fire building. A big thank you to Maramec Spring Park and our fantastic 4th-grade teachers for making this hands-on learning experience possible. It's incredible to see our students engage with nature and learn valuable skills firsthand! 🌿πŸ”₯ #academicexcellence #communitypartnerships #stjschools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
4th Grade Field Trip!
πŸ―πŸ† Tiger Highlight: β€œThe Elite” Claims Victory in High School's Inaugural Quiz Bowl Tournament! Congratulations to our high school's quiz bowl teams for an incredible inaugural tournament! A whopping 13 teams brought their A-game, showcasing their knowledge and teamwork. A special shoutout to β€œThe Elite” team, who dominated the competition with an undefeated run, claiming the top spot. They even triumphed over the teacher team! Huge thanks to Mrs. Shultz and Mrs. Sandusky for orchestrating this fantastic event, fostering academic excellence and friendly competition among our students. Way to show that knowledge is power! πŸ“š #QuizBowl #academicexcellence #stjschools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Quiz Bowl!
Learning Highlight: Exploring Themes in Shakespeare's Hamlet through Socratic Seminars! 🎭 Mrs. Shultz's classes took a deep dive into Shakespeare's Hamlet, dissecting its themes through thought-provoking Socratic seminars. In groups, they analyzed evidence, affirmed their perspectives, restated thoughts, and posed new questions. It was a journey through critical thinking and lively discussions, unraveling the layers of this classic tragedy! #academicexcellence #SocraticSeminar #stjschools πŸ“–βœ¨
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Socratic Seminars!
Learning Highlight: Discovering America - 5th Graders' Regions Day Celebration!πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡²πŸ—ΊοΈ Lucy Wortham James Elementary's 5th graders embarked on an amazing journey during Regions Day! This celebration marked the triumphant finale of their in-depth study of United States Regions. From the rolling plains of the Midwest to the sunny shores of the Southeast, each classroom transformed into a different US region, igniting curiosity and exploration. With passports in hand, students tasted regional cuisines, engaged in immersive activities, and celebrated their learning! Whether it was savoring Southwest flavors or unraveling Northeastern history, every moment was a step closer to becoming true United States experts! Hats off to our 5th-grade team for creating a fun, engaging day of learning! β™₯️🐯🀍#USRegions #AcademicExcellence #STJSchools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
Regions Day!
🌟 Mission Monday: FFA Hosts Community Partners for Career Fair! 🀝 St. James FFA recently organized a Career Fair for our high school students, spearheaded by Eli Barnett, the event's chairperson! The fair welcomed diverse businesses and schools, all dedicated to enlightening our students about post-graduation opportunities. It was a great chance for our students to explore their future paths and gather information. This event wasn't just about career exploration; it was a testament to the strong ties between our school and community. These partnerships support our commitment to providing well-rounded opportunities, ensuring our students thrive in their future! #FFACareerFair #communitypartnerships #stjschools
6 months ago, St. James R-I School District
FFA Career Fair!
Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!
FFA Career Fair!