May 13

Humboldt County Children’s Author Festival is Coming to Our School

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Jeanne Walker Harvey will visit our school in October! The Humboldt County Children’s Author Festival began in 1975 to bring well-known published authors to Humboldt County and arrange visits to schools where they could talk with students about their love of reading, the craft of writing, and to reinforce the idea that people create books, […]

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Mar 26

CA PHYSICAL FITNESS TEST (PFT)

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The California Physical Fitness Test (PFT) is a requirement for all 5th, 7th, and 9th grade students. The test involves 6 quick strength and flexibility activities, including a timed one-mile walk/run. Contact your CT to get a form or to ask any questions you might have about completing the PFT. Forms, along with links to […]

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Mar 26

Get Ready for Testing Time

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CAASPP and CAST Testing is just around the corner! A practical way to help your students prepare for the assessments is to have them take the practice tests. You don’t need a special log in, just click this link, select the appropriate grade and you will be given a choice of Math, Language Arts, and […]

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Feb 12

Hey, Alder Grove Runners!

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It is that time of year again when the days are warmer, it’s almost time to change those clocks AND we celebrate Day Light Savings Time by getting out there and running! The Annual Foggy Bottom’s Milk Run is March 10th and it would be great to gather a group of Alder Grove Runners to […]

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Feb 12

Annual Science Fair

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Science Fair!!March 13th, 2:30pm It is time for Alder Grove’s 9th annual Science Fair! Each year, our students impress us with their attention and dedication to scientific study. This year, students will gather at school on March 13th to present their projects. Everyone is welcome to attend this fun event! We hope to see you […]

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Feb 12

From the Director: February 2019

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Hello Alder Grove Families, After a rainy week, I look out my office window and see sunshine! While I know it’s a little deceptive (the wind is chilly!), I am very appreciative of the sunshine while it’s here. Welcome to the spring semester, named after the longer days and blooming flowers right around the corner! […]

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Nov 26

Kids’ Craft Market at the Holiday Craft Party

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TK-12 students are invited to make items to sell at the Holiday Craft Party on December 21st from 3pm – 5pm. Students are amazing Makers and this is a great way for them also to learn and practice important entrepreneurial skills like generating a cost of goods, profit and loss statements, advertising, merchandising, making change, […]

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Nov 16

A Note From Our Director

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Hello Families and Students of AGCS, Happy autumn to you all! It is really important for us at Alder Grove to know what we are doing right and what still needs work. One of the ways we gather this information is through these bi-annual surveys. The results are reported to the school Leadership Team, the […]

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Jun 11

The Education at Work Program

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Generates awareness of opportunities available with the local business community. Gives businesses the ability to communicate directly to students and groom future employees. Allows students to identify and relate their interest, skills, and aspirations to local job market opportunities. Promotes hands-on career exploration, preparation and training. Increases morale and productivity within the organization, and allows […]

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Jun 11

Writing Lab Haiku Poems

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Ocean, warm my heart Bring me closer, day by day With my friends and more by Isabella Lear Fast cars… so much fun! The wind blowing in my face I can’t wait to drive by Joseph Bishop The red wool jacket I do not need anymore Now that spring is here by Tyler Zelanick Moon […]

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