Animal Research Online Books

  Kindergarten students have been researching animals. They created online “Animal Books” using the Little Bird Tales web site.    Mrs. Smith’s class learned about the opossum. Mrs. DeMasters’s class learned about the owl.

All Pro Dads Night Out

Join NPE and Lexington County Sheriff’s Department on Thursday, December 6 at NPE for a night at the movies! Corn dogs are provided! Please see the flyer below for more information. All Pro Dads Night Out

STEM Safari at NPES!

STEM Safari is an interactive day where students explore STEM concepts first-hand. Students collaborate with their peers to inquire about careers related to STEM, conduct hands-on investigations, and learn problem solving strategies. All students participate in four STEM related activities throughout the day: School Wide Assembly: Mad Science Fire and …

Inventors & Inventions!

Fifth grade students researched inventors and inventions in their social studies classroom.  They presented information by creating a Glog – an online poster.  Some students also created a Kerpoof Online Story as well!  Take a look at a few of them! Igor Sikorsky Joseph Glidden Eli Whitney Isaac Newton George Eastman Samuel …

Honoring our Veterans at NPES!

Students and staff honored our veterans with several special activities on Monday, November 12th!  Children wrote letters and made cards to give veterans thanking them for their service. Students were encouraged to invite and bring veterans for a free breakfast after which a flag-waving parade was held down “Mane” Street. Some veterans …

Gem Mining Adventure!

Third grade students have been studying rocks and minerals.  They enjoyed an exciting day of exploration with  Diamond Del’s mobile gem mine!  Students were given a mining box of Brazilian mining ore.  The students then sluiced the ore in the water flumes and discovered a variety of gems. What a …

Ecosystem Tales

Enjoy listening to a few “Ecosystem Tales” created by these fifth grade students. Students chose an ecosystem, drew artwork, and recorded facts. The Arctic by Joseph Trip Modzlewski Grasslands by Aleigh Trotter Deserts by Everette Fowler

NPES Students Vote for Mitt Romney

The results are in from our National Student Mock Election vote! At NPES, Romney and Ryan received 352 student votes. Obama and Biden received 198 student votes. National results – My Voice National Student Mock Election: ELECTORAL VOTES: Barack Obama = 460; Mitt Romney = 78 Total number of Electoral …

Pumpkin Seed Project!

How many seeds does a pumpkin contain?  Mrs. Shealy’s third grade students participated in the Pumpkin Seed Counting Project.They had a 4 pound pumpkin with 461 seeds! What a fun learning experience!