As the saying goes – March comes in like a lion and leaves out like a lamb. Well, this year March came in like a lion and left out like a lion….smile! We have had a marvelous March Mania.
On March 2, our students began the month with Read Across America Day school-wide celebration of Dr. Seuss’s
birthday to support and encourage literacy. READ EVERY DAY!
On March 3, our 2nd and 3rd graders performed a patriotic musical performance. Leading up to the music program, our second graders researched and created Patriotic symbols through Art. Students used natural resources from our Rain Garden Habitat to create the American Flag. Our third graders researched famous Americans, wrote biographies and created flip books. The student-created patriotic symbols and flip book biographies were displayed as a Gallery at the musical performance.
On March 10, our PTO had its Club Nite formerly known as the Sock Hop. Our dads created a night of dancing fun for our students with DJ Ty.
On March 16, we had our annual Community Night to exhibit our students design projects, STEM activities and folk-dancing around the focus of Building Community with Curiosity and Wonder. We had a huge turnout for the event!
On the first day of Spring, March 20, we had a PE Buddy Day. Buddy classes of primary and upper grades had PE together. Our students love PE buddy day!
On March 23, 8 talented fifth graders that make up our Crozet Honors Chorus participated in the county’s Elementary Honors Chorus Performance at Monticello High School.
On March 24, PTO Got Talent show was a huge success with 33 talented performances. Every performer received a Got Talent medal created by a third grade student, Suri H.
We also had 2 amazing authors to visit our school and share their books and love for writing.
Two Crozet students were awarded this month – the Writer’s Eye Contest – 1st Place Honorable Mention in Prose was Bronson P, a 4th grader and the Bus Lines Poetry Contest – Autumn W
March was packed with amazing learning experiences and making-memories events!