Culture is alive in the classroom here at South Union in 4th grade. Students were learning about Hispanic Heritage. Exposure through arts, reading and educational materials taught us about traditions, history, language, customs, holidays and famous Hispanic persons in America today. Bringing authentic learning into the classroom helps each of us learn more about the … Read more »
Channel 5 ABC News Meteorologist Sam Schreier was in 2nd grade last week to celebrate our last week of learning about weather.
South Union students participated in National Mix It Up At Lunch Day, yesterday, October 29. The students ate with their buddy classrooms at lunch to promote sitting and talking with someone they would not normally talk to. The goal is to promote tolerance and diversity within the school. The event was well received with the … Read more »
On Friday, October 18th, staff, students, and parents participated in the Title Math Night. This event was held in connection with Booktoberfest, sponsored by the South Union PTA. Parents and students could attend 20 minute seminars on using math at home. The topics covered included CGI, games, websites, and many more. Students who attended Math … Read more »
A reminder that Friday, October 25 is a Professional Development Day for all DMPS teachers. There will be no classes for PK-12 students. District offices will be open. All teachers should report on Friday but associates do not. Metro Kids is open but parents must register in advance.
Students participated in the Healthiest State Walk at South Union Elementary. The students and staff who participated earned a foot for their Spirit Chain! Way to go Lil’ Rails!
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