Dothan City Schools
Selma Street Elementary School Dothan, AL
EARLY STUDENT DISMISSAL - DEC. 19TH
DECEMBER PRINCIPAL NEWSLETTER
ATTENDANCE INFORMATION
2014 - 2015 CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT PLAN (CIP) GOALS
PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT PLAN


School Events
12/22/2014 to 1/2/2015
•  CHRISTMAS BREAK


Library Events
12/24/2014
•  Help Desk
Time: 8:00 AM
Recurrence: Weekly from 10/1/2014 to 5/22/2015

CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS LUNCH WITH OUR PARENTS!!
HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!
THANK YOU TO OUR KINDERGARTEN PARENTS WHO CAME TO HAVE LUNCH TODAY WITH THEIR CHILD DURING OUR CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON!! MERRY CHRISTMAS...


ENJOYING EACH OTHER AND LOVIN THE HOLIDAY SEASON!   
YEP!!!!  MRS. JEANETTE MCCRANEY DID HAVE THE UGLIEST CHRISTMAS SWEATER (HOMEMADE WITH 1,2,3 BATTERY PACKS)!!  WHAT...
SSE STAFF

SSE STUDENTS OF THE MONTH   
CONGRATULATIONS TO SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS OF THE MONTH FOR OCTOBER! MO'ZYIAH CREECH - MS. RATCLIFFE'S ROOM MICHAEL BLACKMAN...
LOOKING GOOD BOYS!!!!

2ND ANNUAL HAM-A-THON WINNERS   
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2ND ANNUAL HAM-A-THON WINNERS (K-5)!!! EACH OF OUR RACERS DID A FANTASTIC JOB!  THE BOY AND GIRL...
2ND ANNUAL HAM-A-THON WINNERS

CANDY MAKES THE HOLIDAY SEASON BETTER!!!!   
SELMA STREET'S FACULTY AND STAFF BEGAN THE WEEK BY BRINGING IN THEIR FAVORITE HOLIDAY CANDY TO SHARE WITH OTHER STAFF MEMBERS. ...

SSE DECEMBER GOOD CITIZENS   
ON DECEMBER 17TH, TWENTY FIVE STUDENTS WERE REWARDED ASDECEMBER GOOD CITIZENS WITH LUNCH, LAUGHS, AND FUN!THESE STUDENTS WERE...
CONGRATULATIONS, STUDENTS!!!

SELMA STREET REINDEER SPOTTED SPREADING CHEER!!   
SELMA STREET'S STAFF GOT INTO THE SPIRIT OF THE SEASON BY WEARING THEIR FAVORITE HOLIDAY HEAD GEAR. ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 16TH,...

THIS WEEK'S VOCABULARY BOWL WINNERS REWARDED!!!   
ON FRIDAY,DECEMBER 12TH, SELMA STREET CONGRATULATED AND REWARDED ITS"VOCABULARY BOWL" WINNERS FOR THE WEEK. THE WORD...

VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE!!   
ON THURSDAY,DECEMBER 11TH, SELMA STREET HELD ITS PTO/CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE.  OUR PARENT SUPPORT FOR THIS EVENT WAS BEAUTIFUL!!!...

SSE KINDERGARTENERS ARE LOVING THE CHRISTMAS SEASON!!   
KINDERGARTENERS IN MRS. MCGHEE'S CLASSROOM WERE ALL SMILES AS THEIR HOLIDAY PROJECT ENDED WITH SANTA GOING DOWN THE CHIMNEY!!!...
ONLY A FEW MORE DAYS LEFT!!!!

WE APPRECIATE YOU, ST. JAMES BAPTIST CHURCH!!!   
THANK YOU, PASTOR WILLIAMS, FOR YOUR LOVE AND CONCERN FOR SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY!!!  JUST KNOW....THE SUPPORT FROM...
PASTOR ALBERT WILLIAMS

SPREADING HOLIDAY CHEER SELMA STREET STYLE!   
ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10TH, MS. BLAIR APPRECIATED HER FACULTY AND STAFF WITH A SCRUMPTIOUS HOLIDAY SPREAD!! THANK YOU STAFF...

ACT ASPIRE PARENT MEETING (4TH AND 5TH)   
FOURTH AND FIFTH GRADE PARENTS, THIS MEETING IS FOR YOU! J PLEASE COME OUT ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 16TH,WHERE YOU WILL LEARN THE...

2ND ANNUAL HAM-A-THON   
PARENTS, PLEASE COME OUT ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19TH, TO SUPPORT OUR K-5 PRELIMINARY WINNERS IN OUR 2ND ANNUAL HAM-A-THON. PLEASE...
2014 HAM-A-THON

FIRST GRADERS CAN SOLVE MATH TASKS...NO PROBLEM!!!   
FIRST GRADERS IN MRS. ROBIN HOLLIS' CLASSROOM WERE GIVEN THE OPPORTUNITY TO DEMONSTRATE THEIR LEARNING THROUGH A "MATH TASK"...
ROBIN HOLLIS` FIRST GRADERS

BRING IT ON! MATH TASKS IN FOURTH GRADE!!!   
FOURTH GRADERS IN MRS. JILL BRETH'S CLASSROOM ENGAGED IN A MATH TASK ON TODAY ENTITLED "THE LOCKER GAME!" THROUGH THIS FUN, YET...
JILL BRETH`S FOURTH GRADERS

SELMA STREET STUDENTS ARE EXPANDING THEIR VOCABULARY KNOWLEDGE!!   
ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5TH, SELMA STREET CONGRATULATED ITS "VOCABULARY BOWL" WINNERS FOR THE WEEK.  THE WORD OF THE WEEK...

SSE STUDENTS OF THE MONTH   
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SELMA STREET STUDENTS OF THE MONTH!!!!! JOSEPHINE HUTTO (1ST GRADE) DENTAVIUS BRASCOMB (3RD GRADE)

JOB WELL DONE, SMITH BROTHERS!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE AND CONGRATULATE NATHAN SMITH (FOURTH GRADER) AND AUSTIN SMITH (KINDERGARTENER) ON BEING...
NATHAN & AUSTIN SMITH

OUR EDIBLE CHRISTMAS TREE PROJECTS!!!   
THIRD GRADERS IN MRS. JOLIE HARPER'S ROOM MADE EDIBLE CHRISTMAS TREES ON TODAY!  "YUM, YUM"!!!!
MRS. HARPERS 3RD GRADERS

THIRD GRADERS VISITED "SANTA'S WORKSHOP"   
SELMA STREET'S THIRD GRADERS HAD A BLAST AT "SANTA'S WORKSHOP" ON TODAY, DECEMBER 4, 2014!  THANK YOU, PATTI RUTLAND JAZZ...

WIREGRASS MUSEUM OF ART VISITS THIRD GRADE   
Selma Street's third grade classes would like to thank the Wiregrass Museum of Art for sharing the gift of creativity and imagination...
WMA VISITS THIRD GRADE

MS. BARKLEY'S CLASS WINS THE PARTY!!!!   
CONGRATULATIONS TO MS. JENNIFER BARKLEY'S FOURTH GRADE CLASS ON WINNING THE PIZZA PARTY FOR THE MOST CANNED GOODS DONATED BY...
MS. BARKLEY`S FOURTH GRADERS

THE SEADC BRINGS THEIR "NUTCRACKER" DEMO TO SELMA!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE SOUTHEAST ALABAMA DANCE COMPANY OF DOTHAN FOR VISITING OUR SCHOOL ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER...
SOUTHEAST ALABAMA DANCE COMPANY

SELMA'S NOVEMBER GOOD CITIZENS!!!!!   
ON NOVEMBER 12TH, TWENTY FIVE STUDENTS WERE REWARDED ASNOVEMBER GOOD CITIZENS WITH LUNCH, LAUGHS, AND FUN!THESE STUDENTS WERE...
NOVEMBER GOOD CITIZENS

VOCABULARY BOWL WINNERS!!!   
ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST, SELMA STREET CONGRATULATED ITS "VOCABULARY BOWL" WINNERS FOR THE WEEK.  THE WORD OF THE WEEK...

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!!!!   
"HAPPY THANKSGIVING!" FROM MRS. MCGHEE'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS!!!!

SSE WELCOMES SCOTT ROBERTS, WDHN METEOROLOGIST   
Scott Roberts, meteorologist at WDHN, spoke to our school's LinC students. Students learned about the difference in weather and...
Mr. Scott Roberts and LINC

VOCABULARY BOWL WINNERS !!!   
ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14TH, SELMA STREET CONGRATULATED ITS "VOCABULARY BOWL" WINNERS FOR THE WEEK.  THE WORD OF THE WEEK...
AWESOME JOB, STUDENTS!

THANK YOU, SERGEANT WALTER JOHNSON!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK SERGEANT WALTER JOHNSON FOR GIVING OF HIS TIME TO SPEAK TO OUR FIFTH GRADERS REGARDING THE IMPORTANCE...
SERGEANT WALTER JOHNSON

THIS WEEKS VOCABULARY BOWL WINNERS   
ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH, SELMA STREET CONGRATULATED ITS "VOCABULARY BOWL" WINNERS FOR THE WEEK.  EACH WEEK, STUDENTS HAVE...
VOCABULARY WINNERS

1ST GRADERS VISIT CORNDODGERS FARM   
FIRST GRADERS AT SELMA STREET WENT ON A FIELD TRIP TO CORNDODGERS FARM AS A CULMINATING ACTIVITY FOR THE COMPLETION...

RESEARCHING GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER   
MRS. HARPER'S STUDENTS RESEARCHED GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER AND DISCOVERED MANY USES FOR PEANUTS.  VERY NICE JOB, STUDENTS!!!!
MRS. HARPER`S 3RD GRADERS

SSE STUDENTS WELCOMED "USHER" INTO THEIR CLASSROOMS TODAY!!!!   
ON NOVEMBER 6TH, K-5 STUDENTS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO WATCH A LIVE WEBCAST WITH "USHER" ENTITLED "BIGGER THAN WORDS"! IN AN EFFORT...
SSE AND USHER!

SSE TOP A/R STUDENTS FOR OCTOBER   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE ITS TOP A/R STUDENTS FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER.  THESE STUDENTS HAD THE HIGHEST PERCENTAGE...
TOP A/R STUDENTS

TOP A/R TEACHERS FOR OCTOBER   
MS. BLAIR WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE AND CONGRATULATE THE TOP A/R TEACHERS FOR OCTOBER.  THESE TEACHERS HAD THE HIGHEST CLASSROOM...
TOP A/R TEACHERS FOR OCTOBER

HANDS ON LEARNING IN KINDERGARTEN   
Students experienced more hands on learning in Mrs. McGhee's kindergarten class showing "more" and "less".  Awesome work,...

WHAT A GREAT DAY AT THE FAIR WITH FRIENDS!!!   
ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH, A FEW SELMA STREET STUDENTS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO SPEND THE DAY AT THE FAIR FOR "SPECIAL...
FASTER, FASTER, FASTER!!!!!!!!

RELATIONSHIPS ARE SO IMPORTANT..ESPECIALLY KINDERGARTEN!!!!   
MS. NEWTON AND SOME OF HER STUDENTS SPEND A FEW MINUTES BEING SILLY AND LAUGHING TOGETHER!!!!  POSITIVE RELATIONSHIPS DO...
MS. NEWTON AND HER SWEET BABIES

CONGRATULATIONS, VOCABULARY BOWL WINNERS   
ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31ST, SELMA STREET CONGRATULATED ITS "VOCABULARY BOWL" WINNERS FOR THE WEEK.  EACH WEEK, STUDENTS HAVE...
MS. TURNER AND VOCABULARY BOWL WINNERS

THANK YOU, ELKS LODGE!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK MR. TYRE FOR HIS THOUGHTFULNESS ON BEHALF OF THE ELKS LODGE ON THURSDAY OF THIS WEEK. MR. TYRE...

PUMPKIN CARVINGS AT SELMA STREET!   
MRS. HOLLIS' AND MRS. HENDERSON'S FIRST GRADE CLASSES WERE BUSY ON FRIDAY MORNING PARTICIPATING IN PUMPKIN CARVINGS!!!...
FIRST GRADE CLASSES

THANK YOU, MS. CHRISTY PEITZMAN!   
MS. LAURA RUTLAND'S FOURTH GRADE CLASS WOULD LIKE TO THANK MS. CHRISTY PEITZMAN FOR BEING A VOLUNTEER READER FOR THEIR CLASS...
FRANI GAMBLE & MOM

MAKING MATH FUN IN THIRD GRADE!!!   
MRS. JOLIE HARPER'S THIRD GRADE STUDENTS COMPLETED SURVEYS WITHIN THE CLASS AND USED THE DATA TO GRAPH THE MOST POPULAR TYPE...
MRS. HARPER`S  CLASS

A SPECIAL KINDERGARTEN BREW!!!!   
Mrs. McGhee's class can count their Halloween snack mix made up of monster scabs, witches warts, pumpkin teeth and ghost poop...
MRS. MCGHEE`S KINDERGARTEN CLASS

KINDERGARTENERS VISIT APLIN FARMS   
SELMA STREET'S KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS VISITED APLIN FARMS IN SLOCOMB ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29TH.  STUDENTS HAD A CHANCE TO...

MS. NEWTON'S PUMPKINS CARVED A PUMPKIN!!!!   
AFTER VISITING APLIN FARMS ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29TH, MS. NEWTON'S KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS CARVED THEIR VERY OWN CLASS PUMPKIN. ...
MS. NEWTON`S KINDERGARTEN CLASS

VALENCIA SAFFOLD, SELMA STREET'S TEACHER OF THE YEAR   
THE FACULTY AND STAFF WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE AND CONGRATULATE MS. VALENCIA SAFFOLD, SELMA STREET'S TEACHER OF THE YEAR!!!  ...
VALENCIA SAFFOLD - TEACHER OF THE YEAR

SELMA STREET'S OCTOBER GOOD CITIZENS   
ON OCTOBER 22ND, TWENTY FIVE STUDENTS WERE REWARDED AS OCTOBER GOOD CITIZENS WITH LUNCH, LAUGHS, AND FUN!  THESE STUDENTS...
OCTOBER GOOD CITIZENS

SELMA STREET'S TOP A/R STUDENTS   
  ON THURSDAY, OCTOBE 23RD, SELMA STREET'S TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER WERE TREATED TO LUNCH SPONSORED...
OCTOBER TOP A/R STUDENTS

KINDERGARTENERS TAKE A NATURE WALK   
MISS NEWTON'S CLASS WENT ON A NATURE WALK THIS WEEK TO ANSWER THEIR WEEKLY READING CONCEPT QUESTION, "WHAT CAN YOU LEARN ABOUT...
MS. NEWTON`S CLASS

NATURE SPIES GO SIGHTSEEING!!!!   
STUDENTS IN MS. ELLIS' AND MRS. HAVIN'S KINDERGARTEN CLASSES TOOK A NATURE WALK ON THIS WEEK.  AFTER TAKING AMPLE TIME TO...
MS. ELLIS` CLASS

THANK YOU, DOTHAN TECHNOLOGY CENTER!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24TH, SELMA STREET'S FIFTH GRADERS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT THE DOTHAN TECHNOLOGY CENTER FOR CAREER AWARENESS...
SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY

iPad Make-Up Day   
                                         ...

K-2 COLORING CONTEST WINNERS AT SELMA STREET   
SELMA STREET RECOGNIZED ITS 2014 COLORING CONTEST WINNERS ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23RD.  THE COLORING CONTEST WAS IN AFFILIATION...
K-2 COLORING CONTEST WINNERS

CELEBRATING "UNITY DAY" AT SELMA STREET!!   
"UNITY DAY" WAS CELEBRATED BY THE STUDENTS AND STAFF OF SELMA STREET ON OCTOBER 23RD.  ACROSS THE NATION, STUDENTS AND ADULTS...
MAKE IT ORANGE AND MAKE IT END!!!

MAKE IT ORANGE AND MAKE IT END!!!!   
SELMA STREET'S STAFF CELEBRATED "UNITY DAY" WITH OUR STUDENTS BY WEARING ORANGE "UNITY DAY" TSHIRTS!!!  OUR SCHOOL PLEDGES...

GREAT JOB, JA'KAYLA MYHAND!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE FIFTH GRADER, JA'KAYLA MYHAND, FOR PLACING IN THE TOP SEVEN IN THE MAYOR'S CROSS COUNTRY...
JA`KAYLA MYHAND (MS. PRIDE`S CLASS)

"SMARTIES" DON'T DO DRUGS OR BULLY OTHERS!!!   
"SMARTIES" WERE SEEN EVERYWHERE THROUGHOUT THE BUILDING AT SELMA STREET ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10TH!!!  IN OUR "SMARTIES" FASHION,...

WHAT A GREAT FALL FESTIVAL!!!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANKS ITS FANTASTIC PTO FOR ANOTHER WONDERFUL FUN-FILLED DAY OF ACTIVITIES FOR FALL FESTIVAL! STUDENTS...

IN OBSERVANCE OF FIRE PREVENTION WEEK!!   
IN OBSERVANCE OF FIRE PREVENTION WEEK, CAPTAIN ROBERT HERRING AND OTHER FIREMEN, PRESENTED INFORMATION TO OUR K-3RD GRADE STUDENTS...

SELMA STREET KICKS OFF ITS UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN!!   
SELMA STREET KICKED OFF ITS "UNITED WAY" CAMPAIGN ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 6TH.  THANK YOU, MR. JASON MCGHEE (UNITED WAY REPRESENTATIVE)...
JASON MCGHEE, UNITED WAY REPRESENTATIVE

SELMA STREET "SOCKED IT" TO BULLYING AND DRUGS!!!   
IN OBSERVANCE OF BULLYING PREVENTION AND DRUG AWARENESS WEEK, STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET WERE ALLOWED TO WEAR CRAZY SOCKS. ...

BE PEACEFUL.....NO BULLIES!!   
OCTOBER 6TH BEGAN SELMA STREET'S "BULLYING PREVENTION WEEK".  ON MONDAY, STUDENTS WERE ASKED TO WEAR BLUE WHICH IS THE COLOR...
LET`S JUST BE PEACEFUL YA`LL!

SELMA STREET'S JR. FIRE MARSHALL   
Congratulations to Jatayv'us Caldwell, Selma Street's 2014-2015 Jr. Fire Marshall!!  Jatayv'us is a fifth grader in Ms....
JATAYV`US CALDWELL, FIFTH GRADER

SELMA STREET'S FIRE PREVENTION POSTER WINNER   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE SOPHIE WATFORD, THIS YEAR'S FIRE PREVENTION POSTER CONTEST WINNER.  SOPHIE IS A...
SOPHIE WATFORD, 4TH GRADER

WHAT A GENTLEMEN!!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3RD, MS. BLAIR RECOGNIZED AND REWARDED MR. SAMMIE JACKSON, AFTER RECEIVING AN EMAIL OF HIS GOOD DEED. MR SAMMIE...
SAMMIE JACKSON, HEAD CUSTODIAN

SELMA STREET APPRECIATES ITS PARENT VOLUNTEERS!!   
THANK YOU, MS. CHRISTIE BALCOM FOR YOUR SERVICE AS PARENT VOLUNTEER TO SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL!  WE APPRECIATE YOU!!!!
CHRISTIE BALCOM

SELMA'S PTO DONATES TO "TOYS FOR TOTS"   
IN SUPPORT OF "TOYS FOR TOTS", SELMA STREET'S PTO MADE A MONETARY DONATION TO MR. MIKE WALTON, COORDINATOR OF THE PROGRAM, AND...
MR. MIKE WALTON AND MR. DANNY GIVENS

SELMA'S 2014 - 2015 SGA OFFICERS   
2014 -2015 SGA OFFICERS JATAY'VUS CALDWELL      PRESIDENT AMYA THOMAS               ...
Jatay`vus (L) Haley (C) Amya (R)

ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL PARENT VISITATON DAY AT SELMA STREET!!   
SELMA STREET'S FACULTY AND STAFF WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL OF OUR PARENTS WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR "MATH MASTERY MINGLE" PARENT...
MATH MASTERY MINGLE

OH NO, A GREAT WHITE SPOTTED AT SSE!   
THIRD GRADE TEACHERS AND THEIR STUDENTS ARE THRILLED TO HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN A SKYPE SESSION NEXT WEEK WITH...

GIVE ME AN A+   
MISS HALEY NEWTON'S "A+" MATH STUDENTS ON GREATER THAN AND LESS THAN!!
MS. NEWTON`S KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS

"PUSH UP" ATTENDANCE!!!!   
THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER HAS BEEN ATTENDANCE AWARENESS MONTH.  AT SELMA STREET WE HAVE ENCOURAGED OUR STUDENTS TO BE "AT SCHOOL"...."ON...
SCHOOL IS COOL!!!!!!

A STRATEGY TO CALL OUR OWN!!!!!   
FIFTH GRADERS AT SELMA STREET HAVE BEEN BUSY BRUSHING UP ON MULTIPLICATION OF GREATER NUMBERS BY USING LATTICE MULITIPLICATION!!! ...
MS. SAFFOLD`S FIFTH GRADERS

THIS SCIENCE PROJECT WAS NOT FOR THE QUEASY!!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH, MS. GINNY DION'S FIFTH GRADE CLASS BEGAN A PROJECT ON THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.  STUDENTS LEARNED...
MS. GINNY DION`S 5TH GRADERS

THANK YOU, SELMA STREET PTO AND MR. DANNY GIVENS!!!   
MS. BLAIR WOULD LIKE TO THANK ITS SELMA STREET PTO AND ESPECIALLY MR DANNY GIVENS FOR HELPING TO INSTALL MISSING SWINGS ON THE...

SEPTEMBER GOOD CITIZENS AT SELMA STREET   
ON SEPTEMBER 24TH, TWENTY FIVE STUDENTS WERE REWARDED AS SEPTEMBER GOOD CITIZENS WITH LUNCH, LAUGHS, AND FUN!  THESE STUDENTS...
SEPTEMBER GOOD CITIZENS

COLLABORATIVE LEARNING MAKES SCIENCE FUN!!!!   
IN AN EFFORT TO LEARN AND BE ABLE TO IDENTIFY THE MAJOR BODY SYSTEMS AND THEIR FUNCTIONS, FIFTH GRADERS IN MS. GINNY DION'S SCIENCE...

JOHNNY APPLESEED FUN AT SELMA STREET!!   
KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS IN MS. HALEY NEWTON'S CLASS CELEBRATED ALL THINGS "APPLE" ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH.  THIS DAY WAS...
MS. HALEY NEWTON`S KINDERGARTENERS

SELMA STREET'S iPad ROLL-OUT (SEPT. 30TH)   
PARENTS, THIS IS JUST A REMINDER OF OUR SCHOOL'S iPad ROLL OUT ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH! PLEASE REFER TO THEFLYER FOR  REMINDERS. ...

MATH MASTERY MINGLE AT SELMA STREET   
PARENTS, DON'T MISS OUR SCHOOL'S "PARENT VISITATION DAY" ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 2ND.  LET'S MINGLE OVER MATH!!! IT WILL BE...

SAFETY INVOLVES EVERYONE AT SELMA STREET!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE "BIANCA LUNA" FOR BEING INSTRUMENTAL IN HELPING IN AN EMERGENCY CRISIS SITUATION ON THIS...
BIANCA LUNA (FIFTH GRADER)

CHILI'S SUPPORTS SELMA STREET!!   
"THURSDAY" WAS MADE A LITTLE ZESTIER DUE TO THE KINDNESS OF LATORA CODY OF CHILI'S!!  ON BEHALF OF CHILI'S, MRS. CODY SUPRISED...
LATORA CODY

THANK YOU, MR. RICKY BERNS FOR YOUR SUPPORT!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK MR. RICKEY BERNS FOR SPONSORING OUR SCHOOL'S GOOD CITIZEN PROGRAM FOR THE YEAR!!!  YOUR...

SELMA STREET WELCOMES P.A.S.S. PRINCIPAL, MR. FLEMING!!   
SELMA STREET WELCOMED P.A.S.S. PRINCIPAL, EDWARD FLEMING, ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH.  MR. FLEMING SPOKE TO OUR FOURTH AND...
MR. EDWARD FLEMING

MICHELIN SUPPORTS SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK "MICHELIN" FOR ITS MONETARY DONATION TOWARD OUR SCHOOLS' ADAPTIVE P.E. EQUIPMENT FOR OUR SPECIAL...

THANK YOU, SARRELL DENTAL   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK DR. CHARLESIA MCCLIN AND SARAH REGISTER FOR THEIR VISIT TO OUR SCHOOL ON THIS MORNING. ...

A SPECIAL VISIT FROM "BLONDI AND BUNKY"!!!   
KINDERGATENERS AND FIRST GRADERS AT SELMA STREET GOT A SURPRISE VISIT FROM "BLONDI AND BUNKY" OF COLE BROTHERS CIRCUS ON WEDNESDAY,...
BLONDI AND BUNKY

'VISION RESEARCH" COMES TO SELMA STREET   
ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY STUDENTS HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO RECEIVE A VISION SCREEN ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH.  THIS SERVICE...
KELLY SNELL

KEYBOARDING MATTERS AT SELMA STREET!!   
KEYBOARDING IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL?!!!  YES, INDEED!!!  K-5 STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET ARE PARTICIPATING IN BEGINNING KEYBOARDING...

THE LOVE OF WRITING TRULY BEGINS IN KINDERGARTEN!!   
KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET ENJOY DEVELOPING CREATIVE PIECES THROUGH WRITING!!  LET YOUR IMAGINATIONS RUN...
TIARA THOMAS (MCGHEE`S ROOM)

OUR FIRST PTO/OPEN HOUSE AT SELMA STREET!!   
THE FACULTY AND STAFF WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR PARENTS WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR SCHOOL'S FIRST PTO/OPEN HOUSE OF THE YEAR!! ...

GOOD DEEDS AND GOOD BEHAVIOR EQUALS A GREAT WEEK!!   
MS. BLAIR REWARDED SEVERAL STUDENTS ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12TH, FOR THEIR AWESOME DISPLAY OF CHARACTER FOR THE WEEK.  THESE...
WE WERE CAUGHT!!!!!!

SELMA STREET WELCOMES ITS "NPF" QUEENS!!!   
ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12TH, SELMA STREET WELCOMED THREE NATIONAL PEANUT FESTIVAL QUEENS ( MISS SKIPPERVILLE, MADISON WICKER, MISS...

THANK YOU, MS. CLESHONDA JORDAN!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK MS. CLESHONDA JORDAN FOR HER HEARTFELT DONATION OF STUDENT SCHOOL SUPPLIES ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER...
CLESHONDA JORDAN

APPLE TEACHER OF THE WEEK!!!!!!   
CONGRATULATIONS TO MS. VALENCIA SAFFOLD WHO WAS RECOGNIZED AT SELMA STREET THIS MORNING BY "KW" WITH MIX 96.9 FOR BEING THIS...
KW, ALEX  & MS. SAFFOLD

LOVING OUR PARENT VOLUNTEERS!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO SAY "THANK YOU!" TO ITS PARENT VOLUNTEERS WHO GIVE OF THEIR TIME TO SUPPORT OUR STUDENTS AND SCHOOL! ...
SHERICE CURRY, PARENT VOLUNTEER

MATH FUN IN KINDERGARTEN!!   
KINDERGARTENERS IN MRS. ASHLEY MCGHEE'S CLASS WERE BUSY ON FRIDAY COUNTING NUMBERS USING A COUNTING FRAME DRAWING, A MARKER,...

PLATYPUS MADE A VISIT TO KINDERGARTEN ON THIS WEEK!!   
SELMA STREET'S KINDERGARTEN HALLWAYS AND CLASSROOMS WERE ALL FILLED WITH PURPLE ON THIS WEEK AS "THE PLATYPUS" VISITED THE...
ASHLEY MCGHEE`S CLASS

GETTING READY FOR AN AWESOME YEAR OF CHESS!!!!   
MR. JOSEPH EMERY, CHESS VOLUNTEER, ARRIVED AT SELMA STREET ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH, TO KICK OFF THE UPCOMING YEAR OF CHESS....
MR. JOSEPH EMERY

SENTENCE BUILDING WITH STICKY NOTES IN KINDERGARTEN   
KINDERGARTENERS IN MS. LYDIA ELLIS' CLASS WERE FOUND TO BE BUSILY BUILDING WORDS AND SENTENCES WITH "STICKY NOTES" ON THURSDAY,...

THIRD GRADERS ARE BUSY USING THEIR "LEAF SNAP" APP!   
ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH, THIRD GRADERS IN MS. MELANIE MILES' CLASS WERE FOUND TO BE USING THEIR "LEAF SNAP" APP TO HELP THEM...
MS. MILES 3RD GRADE CLASS

DOTHAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION PAYS A VISIT TO SELMA STREET   
SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS AND STAFF WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE DOTHAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION (PRESIDENT, TAMI CULVER AND BOARD...

THANK YOU, TARGET!!!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK TARGET FOR THEIR "2014 TAKE CHARGE OF EDUCATION" MONETARY DONATION TO OUR SCHOOL.  IN ADDITION, WE WOULD...

SPIRIT DAY FUN AT SELMA STREET   
SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS AND STAFF HAD A BLAST ON TODAY PARTICIPATING IN SPIRIT DAY!!!!  VARIOUS TEAM COLORS, MASCOTS,...

LEARNING MADE SIMPLE!!!!!   
STUDENTS IN MS. GINNY DION'S FIFTH GRADE CLASS WERE VERY EXCITED ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 29TH, AS THEY CREATED EDIBLE PLANT AND ANIMAL...
MS. DION`S FIFTH GRADE CLASS

SHARING LEARNING FROM MY COMMUNITY TO YOURS!!!!!!!!!   
STUDENTS IN MRS. JOLIE HARPER'S 3RD GRADE CLASS USED CHROMEBOOKS TO RESEARCH OUR COMMUNITY.  THE RESEARCH WILL BE SHARED...
RESEARCHING WITH CHROMEBOOKS

MAKING OUR DAY SWEETER!!   
THE SELMA STREET STAFF WOULD LIKE TO THANK MS. JO ELLEN NELSON FOR MAKING OUR DAY "A LITTLE SWEETER" WITH A FANTASTIC COOKIE...

THANK YOU, SHELIA THIGPEN!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK MS. SHELIA THIGPEN WITH EXPRESS CHECK ADVANCE FOR ADOPTING MRS. ANGELA GOSHA (2ND GRADE TEACHER)...
MS. SHELIA THIGPEN

KINDERGARTEN FUN!!!!   
KINDERGARTENERS AT SELMA STREET HAVE BEGUN AN INTRODUCTION TO COUNTING (1 - 20) USING MATH TUBS.  BOYS AND GIRLS WERE EXCITED...
ASHLEY MCGHEE`S KINDERGARTENERS!

THANK YOU, MS. CHRISTINE CHERRY IRWIN!!   
SUMMER LISENBY WAS EXCITED TO RECEIVE A BASKET OF "WII ACCESSORIES"TO SUPPORT HERRESOURCE ROOM ON THIS WEEK.  THIS GENEROUS GESTURE...
SUMMER LISENBY

WE WERE CAUGHT, INDEED!!!!!   
MS. BLAIR WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE THE FIRST "CAUGHT BEING GOOD STUDENTS" OF THE YEAR!  THESE STUDENTS WERE REWARDED FOR...

THANK YOU, ST. MATTHIAS ANGLICAN CHURCH!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO EXTEND A WARM "THANK YOU!" TO ST. MATTHIAS ANGLICAN CHURCH AND THEIR COMMUNITY OUTREACH MINISTRY FOR...

THANK YOU, TO OUR NEWEST ADOPTER!!!   
SELMA STREET'S FOURTH AND FIFTH GRADE CLASSES WOULD LIKE TO SAY "THANK YOU!" TO PASTOR ALBERT WILLIAMS FOR MAKING A POSITIVE...
PASTOR ALBERT WILLIAMS

ALWAYS COMING THROUGH FOR US, RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH   
MS. BLAIR WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE SENIORS SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS OF RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH FOR THEIR THOUGHTFULNESS ON FRIDAY,...

THANK YOU, TROPICAL SMOOTHIE AND SELMA PTO   
SELMA STREET'S FACULTY AND STAFF WAS TREATED TO A SMOOTHIE AT THE END OF THE DAY ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 15TH.  THIS WONDERFUL...

THANK YOU FOR THE TEACHER SUPPORT, HPMC   
MS. GINNY DION (FIFTH GRADE TEACHER) WAS SUPRISED BY A MEMBER OF HIGHLAND PARK METHODIST CHURCH WITH PERSONAL GIFTBAGS JUST FOR...

WHAT A GREAT WAY TO START THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!!!   
MS. BLAIR WAS "ALL" SMILES AS SHE GREETED HER STUDENTS ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL AT SELMA STREET!!! WHAT A PERFECT BEGINNING...
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

RENEWING FRIENDSHIPS ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL   
ON AUGUST 13TH, STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET WERE SUPER-EXCITED TO RENEW OLD FRIENDSHIPS AND MAKE NEW ONES ON THE FIRST DAY OF ...

RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH PRAYER WALK!   
ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 10TH, RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH MEMBERS ALONG WITH BRO. TIM BRISTOW DESCENDED UPON THE CAMPUS OF SELMA STREET...
Prayer Walk…Ridgecrest Baptist Church

SELMA STREET LOVES DOTHAN PEDIATRICS!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR ADOPTER, DOTHAN PEDIATRICS, FOR THEIR CONTINUED SUPPORT OF OUR SCHOOL!!!  JUST KNOW...
DEBBIE YUREVICH, DOTHAN PEDIATRIC REPRESENTATIVE

SELMA STREET FACULTY SHOWCASING OUR WILDCAT PRIDE!!!!!   
2014 - 2015 SELMA STREET FACULTY       ONE TEAM!  ONE GOAL! "ALL PREPARED"!!!!!! "LET THE SCHOOL YEAR...
JUST KEEPS GETTING BETTER AND BETTER!

SELMA STREET WAS READY FOR OPEN HOUSE!   
ON AUGUST 7TH, SELMA STREET OPENED ITS DOORS TO OUR STUDENTS AND PARENTS FOR OPEN HOUSE!  OUR STAFF HAD BUSILY PREPARED...

SELMA "TOPS OFF" ITS FIELD DAY WITH A SUNDAE!!   
ON FRIDAY, APRIL 25TH, SEVERAL OF SELMA STREET'S TOP "JUMP ROPE FOR HEART" DONORS GOT THE PRIVILEGE OF MAKING A HUMAN SUNDAE...
ANYTHING FOR MY STUDENTS!!!!!

EASTER DAY 4TH GRADE PARENT LUNCHEON   
THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR PARENTS WHO ATTENDED OUR EASTER PARENT LUNCHEON FOR FOURTH GRADE ON THURSDAY, APRIL 17TH.  YOUR...
JUST LOVELY!!!!!

THIRD GRADERS VISIT LANDMARK PARK   
THIRD GRADERS AT SELMA STREET HAD A FANTASTIC TIME AT LANDMARK PARK ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16TH.  WHILE AT THE PARK, STUDENTS...
3RD GRADE LANDMARK PARK VISIT

GREAT CONDUCT DOESN'T GO UNNOTICED AT SELMA STREET!!!!   
ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16TH, MS. BLAIR RECOGNIZED TWO HUNDRED FIFTY 3RD NINE WEEKS' "A CONDUCT" STUDENTS FOR BEING POSITIVE EXAMPLES...
WHO DOESN`T LIKE BEING REWARDED?!!!!

FIFTH GRADERS VISIT HONEYSUCKLE MIDDLE SCHOOL   
AS THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR DRAWS NEAR, OUR FIFTH GRADE STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET GET READY TO MAKE A TRANSITION!  ON TUESDAY,...
TIME TO MOVE FORWARD!!!

GROUNDWATER EDUCATION DAY   
SELMA STREET'S FOURTH GRADERS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 13TH ANNUAL HOUSTON COUNTY GROUNDWATER & ECO EDUCATION...
TIME TO EXPERIMENT!!!!

EXPANDING OUR PERSONAL PROFESSIONAL GROWTH   
TEACHERS AT SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PARTICIPATED IN "MATH" PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ON APRIL 14TH AND APRIL 15TH. "QUESTIONING"...
LEARNING MOMENTS!!!!!

HELPING TO KEEP OUR SCHOOL GROUNDS LOOKING GREAT!!!   
MS. BLAIR (PRINCIPAL) RECOGNIZED A FEW STUDENTS FROM SELMA'S "EXTENDED DAY" PROGRAM WHO WERE PROACTIVE IN PICKING UP TRASH FROM...
EXTENDED DAY STUDENTS

JACK, THE BUNNY, MAKES A VISIT!!!!!   
JACK, THE BUNNY, VISITED MS. HALEY NEWTON'S CLASS ON THURSDAY, APRIL 10TH. THIS WEEK'S STORY IN KINDERGARTEN WAS "MAX TAKES THE...

MATH CONVERSATIONS OUTSIDE?!!!!!!   
MS. LATONJA PRIDE'S FIFTH GRADERS ENJOYED ADDING MIXED FRACTIONS AND HAVING MATH CONVERSATIONS REGARDING THEIR WORK "OUTSIDE"...
MS. PRIDE`S FIFTH GRADERS

INFORMED, IMPACTED, AND EQUIPPED THROUGH "VOCABULARY" PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT   
ON MONDAY (4/7) AND TUESDAY (4/8) OF THIS WEEK, SELMA STREET'S K-5 TEACHERS HAVE ENGAGED IN MEANINGFUL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT...
HOLLIS, NELSON & KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS

SELMA'S MARCH TOP A/R TEACHERS   
SELMA STREET RECOGNIZED ITSTOP A/R TEACHERSFOR THE MONTH OF MARCH.  THESE TEACHERS HAD THE HIGHEST PERCENTAGEAND NUMBER...
READING MATTERS!!!!

WE WERE "CAUGHT BEING GOOD!!!!!!"   
APPROXIMATELY 60 STUDENTS WERE "CAUGHT BEING GOOD!" BY FACULTY AND STAFF THE WEEK OF MARCH 31ST. MS. BLAIR (PRINCIPAL)...
SOME OF SELMA`S FINEST!!!!!!

38TH ANNUAL SPECIAL OLYMPICS   
THE 38TH ANNUAL SPECIAL OLYMPICS WERE HELD AT DOTHAN HIGH SCHOOL AND SPONSORED BY THE DOTHAN LEISURE SERVICES ON APRIL 2ND. ...
38TH ANNUAL SPECIAL OLYMPICS

SELMA CELEBRATES WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY!   
TODAY, APRIL 2ND, IS THE SEVENTH ANNUAL WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY!  SELMA STREET, ALONG WITH MANY ORGANIZATIONS AROUND...
CELEBRATING AUTISM AWARENESS DAY!!

AWESOME PERFORMANCE, HUTTOS!!!!!!   
ON TUESDAY, APRIL 1ST, JOSEPHINE, WESLEY, AND CARLISE GAVE A FANTASTIC PERFORMANCE IN THE PLAY, "THE GOLDEN FLEECE OF COLCHIS"!!!...
OUR THESPIANS!!!!!

1ST GRADE REWARDED FOR THEIR PROGRESS IN CLASSWORKS!!   
APPROXIMATELY 115 FIRST GRADERS AND THEIR SIX TEACHERS WERE REWARDED FOR THE HARD WORK THEY DEMONSTRATED IN CLASSWORKS...
YOU BETTER RECOGNIZE!!

1ST ANNUAL MATH MULTIPLICATION CHAMPS CEREMONY   
ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2ND, SELMA STREET HELD ITS 1ST ANNUAL MATH MULTIPLICATION CHAMPS CEREMONY FOR THIRD GRADERS.  ON THIS...
FOURTH GRADE HERE WE COME!!

THIRD NINE WEEKS A/R CELEBRATION!!!!!!   
ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19TH, MRS. LOFTIN (MEDIA SPECIALIST) REWARDED SEVERAL K-5 STUDENTS AS BEING TOP A/R READERS FOR 3RD NINE...
WHAT A GREAT REWARD!!!!!

TOP A/R STUDENTS FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH   
ON THURSDAY, MARCH 20TH, SELMA STREET'S TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH WERE TREATED TO LUNCH SPONSORED BY...
MARCH TOP READERS!

MARCH GRADE-LEVEL TOP A/R STUDENTS RECOGNIZED   
ON FRIDAY, MARCH 21ST, MS. BLAIR RECOGNIZED THE TOP A/R STUDENTS FROM EACH GRADE-LEVEL FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH. THESE STUDENTS...
TOP READER EQUALS AWESOME LEADER!!!

READING IS FUNDAMENTAL EVEN IN MUSIC CLASS!!!!   
SELMA STREET STUDENTS HAVE BEEN BUSILY LEARNING HOW TO READ RHYTHMS IN MUSIC CLASS WITH TEACHER, MRS. SHERRELL VICKERS, THIS...
SHERRELL VICKERS, MUSIC TEACHER

SELMA STREET RECOGNIZES ITS MARCH GOOD CITIZENS!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE ALL OF ITS "GOOD CITIZENS" FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH!! IN ADDITION, OUR SCHOOL WOULD LIKE...
MARCH GOOD CITIZENS

NATE HARRINGTON VISITS MS. NEWTON'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS   
METEOROLOGIST, NATE HARRINGTON FROM WTVY VISITED MS. NEWTON'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS THIS MORNING TO TALK TO THE STUDENTS ABOUT WEATHER. ...
WELCOME TO OUR KINDERGARTEN CLASS!!!

ST. PATRICK'S DAY 3RD GRADE PARENT LUNCHEON   
ON MONDAY, MARCH 17TH, SELMA STREET ORGANIZED AN OPPORTUNITY TO ONCE AGAIN PARTNER WITH OUR PARENTS THROUGH OUR ST. PATRICK'S...
WE LOVE OUR PARENTS!!!

THANK YOU, ST. JAMES BAPTIST CHURCH!!!!!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, MARCH 14TH, SELMA STREET'S STAFF WAS ELATED TO FIND ST. JAMES BAPTIST CHURCH WOMEN'S MINISTRY ORGANIZING A CATERED...
ST. JAMES BAPTIST CHURCH WOMEN`S MINISTRY

MS. STANTON'S CLASS VISITS THE HEARTBEAT HEALTH FAIR   
ON FRIDAY, MARCH 7TH, MS. ALEXIS STANTON'S FOURTH GRADERS HAD A BLAST AT THE HEARTBEAT HEALTH FAIR LOCATED AT THE FAIRGROUNDS....
HEARTBEAT HEALTH FAIR

MATH DISCOURSE IN ACTION!!!!   
MS. LYDIA ELLIS' KINDERGARTEN CLASS ENGAGES IN MATH DISCOURSE AS THEY DECOMPOSE NUMBERS 11-19.  GREAT TEAMWORK, STUDENTS!!!!
WHAT ARE YOUR THOUGHTS?!!

WOULD YOU LIKE A BITE OF GREEN EGGS AND HAM?!!!   
IN HONOR OF READ ACROSS AMERICA AND DR. SEUSS, MRS. ASHLEY MCGHEE'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS CELEBRATED THE EVENT ON FRIDAY WITH GREEN...

SELMA STREET CELEBRATES READ ACROSS AMERICA!   
SELMA STREET KICKED OFF READ ACROSS AMERICA WEEK BEGINNING MARCH 3RD.  ON MONDAY, STUDENTS, (K-5) WERE GIVEN AN OPPORTUNITY...
BOOK CHARACTER DRESS UP DAY!

CELEBRATING DR. SEUSS STYLE!!!!!   
MRS. MAGEN HENDERSON'S FIRST GRADE CLASS CELEBRATED READ ACROSS AMERICA WEEK DR. SEUSS STYLE! LOOKING GOOD, BOYS AND GIRLS!!!!...
MRS. MAGEN HENDERSON`S 1ST GRADERS

"THE CAT IN THE HAT" WE LOVE IT!!!!!!!!   
KINDERGARTENERS IN MRS. ASHLEY MCGHEE'S CLASSROOM JOINED MILLIONS OF OTHER DR. SEUSS READERS IN EXPRESSING THEIR LOVE FOR HIS...
KINDERGARTEN LOVES DR. SEUSS!

SELMA STREET WELCOMED OUR FRIEND, MRS. TY SCOTT KING!!!   
ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH, OUR SCHOOL'S BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM WOULD NOT HAVE BEEN COMPLETE WITHOUT MRS. TY SCOTT KING ADDING HER...
MRS. TY SCOTT KING

FEBRUARYS TOP A/R STUDENTS   
ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH, MS. BLAIR RECOGNIZED THE TOP A/R STUDENTS FROM EACH GRADE-LEVEL FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY. THESE STUDENTS...
READING OUR WAY TO SUCCESS!!!

TOP A/R TEACHERS FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY   
SELMA STREET RECOGNIZED ITSTOP A/R TEACHERSFOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY.  THESE TEACHERS HAD THE HIGHEST PERCENTAGEAND NUMBER...
PUSHING OUR STUDENTS TO THE TOP THROUGH READING!

SELMA'S TOP A/R LUNCHEON (1ST-5TH) FOR FEBRUARY   
ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH, SELMA STREET'STOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THEMONTH OF FEBRUARY WERE TREATED TO...
TOP A/R LUNCHEON

MRS. DEAVER'S CLASS MADE IMPRINT FOSSILS!!!!   
ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26TH, MRS. SARA DEAVER'S THIRD GRADE CLASS HAD A BALL MAKING THEIR VERY OWN IMPRINT FOSSILS.  THEIR...
FUTURE PALEONTOLOGISTS!!!

SELMA STREET RECOGNIZES ITS FEBRUARY GOOD CITIZENS!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE ALL OF ITS "GOOD CITIZENS" FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY!! IN ADDITION, OUR SCHOOL WOULD...
SELMA`S FEBRUARY GOOD CITIZENS

KINDERGARTNERS IN MRS. MCGHEE'S ROOM SHOW OFF!!!!   
KINDERGARTENERS IN MRS. ASHLEY MCGHEE'S ROOM SHOW THEIR TEACHER THAT DEMONSTRATING MULTIPLE WAYS TO WRITE A NUMBER IS "NO PROBLEM!"...
WE GOT THIS!!!

SELMA STREET SURPASSES OUR JUMP ROPE FOR HEART GOAL!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR STUDENTS, STAFF, AND PARENTS FOR HELPING TO RAISE $2,451.13 IN SUPPORT OF JUMP ROPE FOR...
SELMA STREET RAISED $2,451

FOURTH GRADE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH   
AWESOME JOB, TO MS. RUTLAND'S FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS, FOR THE EXCELLENCE YOU PUT INTO YOUR "BLACK HISTORY" PROJECTS.  GREAT...
FOURTH GRADERS

MRS. BRETH'S CLASS CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY   
At Selma Street, our fourth grade students have a blast celebrating Black History Month!  Great job, students.
Jalen Veals, 4th Grade

4TH GRADE BLACK HISTORY PROJECTS WERE REMARKABLE!!!   
FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS IN MRS. AMY COBB'S CLASS DID A FANTASTIC JOB OF SPEAKING, LISTENING, AND WRITING WITH THEIR BLACK...
JULIA CARLOS, 4TH GRADER

LIVING HISTORY FIELD TRIP   
Fourth grade LinC students  traveled back in time to the early 1900s.  They dressed in period costumes and participated...
SELMA STREET 4TH GRADE LINC STUDENTS

MORE MCDONALD'S FRIES PLEASE, TEACHER!!!!!   
KINDERGARTENERS IN MS. ELLIS AND MRS. HARVIN'S KINDERGARTEN CLASSES HAD A BALL MASTERING THIER SUBTRACTION MATHEMATICS STANDARDS...
MAKING MATH RELEVANT IS IMPORTANT!!!

SOMEONE STOLE MY COOKIES!!!!!   
MRS. JULIE HARVIN'S KINDERGARTEN BOYS AND GIRLS WERE BUSY DECOMPOSING NUMBERS AND DEMONSTRATING A MASTERY OF SUBTRACTION THE...
JULIE HARVIN`S KINDERGARTENERS

LOCKS OF LOVE DONATION!   
JULIA CARLOS, A FOURTH GRADER IN MRS. AMY COBB'S CLASS, MADE A PRECIOUS DONATION TO "LOCKS OF LOVE" THIS MONTH.  JULIA'S...
JULIA CARLOS, SELMA STREET 4TH GRADER

SELMA STREET CELEBRATES VALENTINE'S DAY WITH OUR PARENTS!   
ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14TH, SELMA STREET CELEBRATED VALENTINE'S DAY WITH OUR PARENTS!  ON THIS DAY, SECOND GRADE HAD AN OPPORTUNITY...

SELMA STREET'S "TOP A/R STUDENTS" FOR JANUARY   
ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 6TH, SELMA STREET'S TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY WERE TREATED TO LUNCH SPONSORED...
JANUARY TOP A/R STUDENTS

MRS. COPELAND'S CLASS CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY   
THIS MONTH,MRS. COPELAND'S CLASS CELEBRATED BLACK HISTORY BY RESEARCHING AND CREATING A POSTER OF AN INFLUENTIAL, AFRICAN AMERICAN...
MRS. COPELAND`S CLASS

SELMA STREET IS PROUD OF YOU, CAROLINE!!!!!!   
CAROLINE FINCH, A FIFTH GRADER IN MS. VALENCIA SAFFOLD'S ROOM, REPRESENTED SELMA STREET IN THE HOUSTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE AT...
CAROLINE FINCH & MS. SAFFOLD

MS. BLAIR REWARDS HER "PRINCIPAL AWARD" STUDENTS!!!!   
ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH, MS. BLAIR REWARDED HER FIRST SEMESTER "PRINCIPAL AWARD" STUDENTS BY TREATING THEM TO A MOVIE, POPCORN,...
IT`S GREAT BEING A

2014-2015 DCS KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION   
Kindergarten Does Make The Difference! DID YOU KNOW? Kindergarten is free. Transportation is provided. Hot meals are...

HIP HIP HOORAY, IT'S THE 100TH DAY!!!   
SELMA STREET KINDERGARTENERS CELEBRATED THE 100TH DAY OF SCHOOL ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH BY DRESSING AS IF THEY WERE 100 YEARS...
CELEBRATING THE 100TH DAY OF SCHOOL!

SELMA STREET RECOGNIZES ITS JANUARY TOP A/R TEACHERS   
SELMA STREET RECOGNIZED ITS TOP A/R TEACHERS FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY.  THESE TEACHERS HAD THE HIGHEST PERCENTAGE AND NUMBER...
JANUARY TOP/AR TEACHERS

TOP A/R STUDENTS FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY   
ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 31ST, MS. BLAIR RECOGNIZED THE TOP A/R STUDENTS FROM EACH GRADE-LEVEL FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY.  THESE...
JANUARY TOP A/R STUDENTS

A-CONDUCT STUDENTS TASTED "THE RAINBOW"!!!   
MS. BLAIR WOULD LIKE TO THANK HER A-CONDUCT STUDENTS FOR EXHIBITING AWESOME CITIZENSHIP AND BEING AN EXAMPLE FOR THEIR PEERS...
2ND 9 WKS. A-CONDUCT STUDENTS

SELMA STREET KNOWS HOW TO CELEBRATE EACH OTHER!!   
CONGRATULATIONS, MS. ROBIN DAVIS, (1ST GRADE TEACHER)!!!  YOUR SELMA STREET FAMILY WISHES YOU WELL IN YOUR NEXT CHAPTER! ...
MS. ROBIN DAVIS & 1ST GRADE TEAM

"THE SNOWY DAY" CLASSROOM PROJECT   
ON MONDAY, JANUARY 27TH, MRS. MEGAN HENDERSON'S CLASS ENGAGED IN MAKING A PREDICTION FOR SNOW IN THE DAYS THAT WOULD FOLLOW. ...
MEGAN HENDERSONS FIRST GRADERS

NO SCHOOL ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 30TH!   
JUST A REMINDER, THERE WILL BE NO SCHOOL ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 30TH.  SCHOOL WILL RESUME ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 31ST.  DRESS...

SELMA STREET'S CHESS TEAM IS ALWAYS FOCUSED ON WINNING!!!   
SELMA STREET'S CHESS TEAM WAS SHOWCASED AT THURSDAY NIGHT'S "2014 EDUCATION SUMMIT"!  SELMA STREET AND HIGHLAND ELEMENTARY...
WE LOVE THIS GAME!!!!!

SELMA STREET'S DRUMMING TEAM REPRESENTED OUR SCHOOL WELL!   
ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 23RD, SELMA STREET'S DRUMMING TEAM KICKED OFF THE NIGHT WITH A TERRIFIC PERFORMANCE AT THE 2014 EDUCATION...
WE`RE READY FOR THE NIGHT TO BEGIN!!!

"WE ARE THE DREAM!"   
MS. ELLIS' KINDERGARTEN CLASS SAID, "WE ARE THE DREAM!" AS THEY COLLABORATIVELY CRAFTED A "HEART OF HANDS" DEPICTING "TOGETHERNESS,...
YES, WE ARE THE DREAM!

LEARNING ABOUT "WEBCAMS" IN KINDERGARTEN?!!!!   
MISS HALEY NEWTON'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS CLOSELY MONITORED AN EAGLE'S NEST THROUGH A WEBCAM FROM BERRY COLLEGE IN GEORGIA. "WEBCAM" WAS...
GETTING OUR

GETTING PREPARED FOR 1st GRADE IS FUN!!!!   
MRS. ASHLEY MCGHEE'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS IS HAVING FUN WITH ADDITION AS THEY PREPARE FOR FIRST GRADE! "HERE WE COME......PREPARED...
MATH IS FUN!!!!!

"OH YES, WE KNOW OUR SOUND!"   
MRS. HARVIN'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS HAD FUN WITH THE LETTER "O" AS THEY CREATED AND WORE THEIR OCTOPUS HATS TO HELP REINFORCE...
ABSOLUTELY ADORABLE, KINDERGARTENERS!

"BURRRR" WINTER IS HERE!!!   
IN MRS. JOLIE HARPER'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS, HER STUDENTS LEARNED ABOUT "WINTER" ON LAST WEEK.  TO REINFORCE THE LEARNING,...
SCIENCE EXPERIMENT ON MAKING SNOW!

SELMA'S 5TH ANNUAL WIREGRASS BLACK HISTORY HONOREES   
ON FEBRUARY 23RD, THREE SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS WILL BE RECOGNIZED AND HONORED AT THE 5TH ANNUAL WIREGRASS BLACK...
CONGRATULATIONS, HONOREES!!

SELMA STREET'S GOOD CITIZENS FOR JANUARY   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE ALL OF ITS "GOOD CITIZENS" FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY!! IN ADDITION, OUR SCHOOL WOULD LIKE...
SELMA`S JANUARY GOOD CITIZENS

THIRD GRADE REWARDED FOR THEIR PROGRESS IN CLASSWORKS!!!!   
APPROXIMATELY 96 THIRD GRADERS AND THEIR FIVE TEACHERS WERE REWARDED FOR THE HARD WORK THEY DEMONSTRATED IN CLASSWORKS DURING...
FOCUSED ON PROGRESS!!!!!!

2014 YES WE CAN! EDUCATION SUMMIT & SHOWCASE   
THE YES WE CAN! ANNUAL EDUCATION SUMMIT WILL TAKE PLACE ON JANUARY 23, 2014 AT THE WIREGRASS COMMONS MALL.  AGAIN, THIS...
2014 EDUCATION SUMMIT

4th ANNUAL EDUCATION SUMMIT & SHOWCASE   
    "Yes We Can! Dothan" in partnership with The Wiregrass Foundation, The Dothan Education Foundation,...