Dothan City Schools
Selma Street Elementary School Dothan, AL
ATTENDANCE INFORMATION
2014 - 2015 CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT PLAN (CIP) GOALS
PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT PLAN
NOVEMBER PRINCIPAL NEWSLETTER
THANKSGIVING PARENT LUNCHEON (1ST & 5TH)


School Events
11/24/2014
•  FLU CLINIC @ 11:15
11/26/2014 to 11/28/2014
•  THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS
11/27/2014
•  HAVE A BLESSED THANKSGIVING DAY!


Library Events
11/26/2014
•  Help Desk
Time: 8:00 AM
Recurrence: Weekly from 10/1/2014 to 5/22/2015

CELEBRATING THANKSGIVING LUNCH WITH OUR PARENTS!!
HAPPY THANKSGIVING, SELMA STREET FAMILY
ON FRIDAY,NOVEMBER 21ST, SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS AND STAFF ENJOYED AN EARLY THANKSGIVING MEAL PREPARED BY OUR AWESOME LUNCHROOM...


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!!!!!!

SELMA STREET WILL MISS YOU, MRS. DANZEY!!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 10TH, SELMA STREET GAVE A SAD "GOODBYE" TO OUR DEAR OFFICE CLERK, MRS. MARY DANZEY!  MRS. DANZEY DEDICATED...
JOB WELL DONE, MRS. MARY DANZEY!!

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

SELMA STREET'S 1ST ANNUAL HAM-A-THON!!!   
SELMA STREET IS ALWAYS LOOKING FOR NEW WAYS TO INSPIRE, ENCOURAGE, AND REWARD OUR STUDENTS.  SO, ON DECEMBER 20TH,...
1ST ANNUAL HAM-A-THON

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

SELMA'S "TOP A/R STUDENTS" FOR DECEMBER   
ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19TH, SELMA STREET'S TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER WERE TREATED TO LUNCH SPONSORED...
DECEMBER

2ND NINE WEEKS A/R PARTY CELEBRATION AT SELMA STREET!   
ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18TH, MRS. LOFTIN (MEDIA SPECIALIST) REWARDED SEVERAL K-5 STUDENTS AS BEING TOP A/R READERS FOR 2ND NINE...
READING IS FUNDAMENTAL INDEED!!

MRS. CLAUS SAYS, "MS. BLAIR HAS BEEN NICE!!!!!!" :-)   
MRS. CLAUS STOPPED BY TO SEE MS. BLAIR AT SELMA STREET FOR AN EARLY CHRISTMAS SURPRISE!  YES, OUR PRINCIPAL HAS...
YOU HAVE BEEN A VERY NICE PRINCIPAL THIS YEAR!!!

MRS. COPELAND'S CLASS WAS VISITED BY MRS. CLAUS!   
ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19TH, MRS. BRANDI COPELAND'S FIFTH GRADE CLASS WAS VISITED BY MRS. CLAUS!  MRS. CLAUS READ "THE CHRISTMAS...
BRANDI COPELAND`S FIFTH GRADE CLASS

LOCAL AUTHOR VISITS SELMA STREET!   
ON DECEMBER 10TH, MR. RALLEY VISITED SELMA STREET'S MEDIA CENTER TO READ HIS PUBLISHED BOOK "ERIN THE EXCELLENT ELF." MR. RALLEY...

WHAT A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY MUSICAL PERFORMANCE!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR PARENTS FOR THEIR ATTENDANCE AT OUR SCHOOL'S DECEMBER PTO MEETING AND HOLIDAY MUSICAL ON...

GREAT PERFORMANCE, MACKENZIE FOSTER!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE ONE OF ITS OWN, MACKENZIE FOSTER, FOR HER FANTASTIC PERFORMANCE IN "SANTA'S WORKSHOP!" ...
MACKENZIE FOSTER (5TH GRADER)

ENJOYING THE HOLIDAY SEASON!!!!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK RENEE AND GABBY ROEBLING FOR VISITING OUR SCHOOL ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12TH.  THESE LADIES...
LAURA RUTLAND`S 4TH GRADE CLASS

SELMA'S KINDERGARTENERS ENJOY "SANTA'S WORKSHOP"!   
ON DECEMBER 12TH, SELMA STREET'S KINDERGARTENERS VISITED THE DOTHAN OPERA HOUSE TO VIEW A PERFORMANCE OF "SANTA'S WORKSHOP"!...
LET THE SHOW BEGIN!!!!!!

CONGRATULATIONS, "GROWTH SCHOLARSHIP" RECIPIENTS!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE "WIREGRASS TENNIS ASSOCIATION" FOR THEIR GENEROSITY IN GRANTING SCHOLARSHIPS TO SIX DESERVING...

"THANK YOU!" FAMILY FIRST CHIROPRACTIC!!!!   
ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10TH, FAMILY FIRST CHIROPRACTIC PRESENTED A "TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY" TO THE FACULTY AND STAFF OF SELMA...
FAMILY FIRST CHIROPRACTIC OF DOTHAN

CHROMEBOOKS IN THE CLASSROOM AT SELMA STREET!!!   
EARLIER THIS YEAR, SELMA STREET'S THIRD GRADE TEACHERS WERE AWARDED A TECHNOLOGY GRANT FOR THEIR PROJECT ENTITLED "CHROMEBOOKS...
ALYSSA DYER`S 3RD GRADE CLASSROOM

PURSUING HEALTHY EATING AT SELMA STREET!   
ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10TH, A KINDERGARTENER IN MS. HALEY NEWTON'S CLASS ENJOYED A SPINACH AND BALSAMIC SALAD COMPLIMENTS OF SECOND...
MS. NEWTON`S KINDERGARTENER

3RD GRADE LINC STUDENTS EXPERIENCE CHRISTMAS PAST!   
ON DECEMBER 4TH, SELMA STREET'S THIRD GRADE LINC STUDENTS VISITED LANDMARK PARK TO EXPERIENCE "CHRISTMAS PAST." THEY HAD AN OPPORTUNITY...
LANDMARK PARK

THANK YOU, SARRELL DENTAL & EYE CENTERS   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK SARRELL DENTAL & EYE CENTERS OF ENTERPRISE FOR CONDUCTING FREE DENTAL SCREENINGS FOR OUR...
SARRELL DENTAL CENTER

GREAT REVIEW, SELMA STREET CNP STAFF!!!   
"BRAVO!" TO SELMA STREET'S CNP MANAGER AND STAFF FOR BEING ONE OF THREE DOTHAN CITY SCHOOLS THAT RECEIVED A WONDERFUL STATE...
DUNCAN, SMITH, MARTIN, LEWIS, DICKENS, MILES

BEE KEEPER VISITS FIRST GRADE   
On Tuesday, December 3rd, Mr. Davis McLaughlin came to give a lesson on honey bees to Mrs. Maryann Price's first grade class....
Mr. Davis McLaughlin

SELMA STREET'S FOURTH GRADERS ATTEND "THE NUTCRACKER"!   
FOURTH GRADERS AT SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY VISITED THE DOTHAN CIVIC CENTER ON TODAY TO VIEW A PERFORMANCE OF "THE...
JAMILA BALDWIN (4TH)

CAROLINE FINCH, SELMA'S 2013 SPELLING BEE CHAMPION   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE CAROLINE FINCH AS OUR 2013 SPELLING BEE CHAMPION.  ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 2ND, SELMA...
CAROLINE AND PROUD MOM

TRULY A GIFT.....RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR ADOPTER, RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH (PASTOR RAY & CONGREGATION), FOR ALWAYS KEEPING OUR...
THANK YOU, RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH

SELMA STREET SUPPORTS THE CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION   
SELMA STREET WILL DONATE $250 TO THE CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THROUGH DOLLAR DENIM STUDENT SUPPORT!  GREAT JOB, BOYS...
GREAT JOB, STUDENTS!!!

SELMA STREET AWARDED A TARGET GRANT!!!!   
IN AUGUST OF THIS YEAR, MS. BLAIR (PRINCIPAL) AND MRS. LOFTIN (MEDIA SPECIALIST) COLLABORATED IN WRITING AND SUBMITTING...
$2500 TARGET AWARD!!!!

STONE SOUP, ANYONE?!!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26TH, IT WAS ALL ABOUT "STONE SOUP" IN KINDERGARTEN!  MRS. HARPER'S CLASS REPORTED THAT THEY READ "STONE...
MRS. HARPER`S KINDERGARTEN CLASS

MRS. MCGHEE'S CLASS READS "STONE SOUP"   
ON THIS RAINY FRIDAY, KINDERGARTENERS ENJOYED READING "STONE SOUP" AND AFTERWARDS MAKING THE SOUP WITH THEIR TEACHER, MRS. MCGHEE. ...
LET`S GET STARTED, PLEASE!!!!

THE SEADC VISITS SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE SOUTHEAST ALABAMA DANCE COMPANY OF DOTHAN FOR VISITING OUR SCHOOL ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25TH....
SEADC DANCER

SELMA STREET'S 2013-2014 TEACHER OF THE YEAR   
SELMA STREET'S FACULTY AND STAFF WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE MS. MELANIE MILES AS OUR 2013-2014 TEACHER OF THE YEAR.
MS. MELANIE MILES, 3RD GRADE TEACHER

SELMA STREET'S TOP A/R STUDENTS FOR NOVEMBER   
ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST, SELMA STREET'S TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER WERE TREATED TO LUNCH SPONSORED...
NOVEMBER TOP A/R STUDENTS

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

GOAL ACHIEVED....2,015 CANNED GOODS!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK ITS STUDENTS AND STAFF FOR THEIR DONATION OF 2,015 CANNED GOODS IN SUPPORT OF THIS YEAR'S "SALVATION...
WHAT A GREAT FEELING!!!!!

CELEBRATING "FAMILY TIME" DURING OUR THANKSGIVING LUNCH!!!   
ON FRIDAY,NOVEMBER 22ND, SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS AND STAFF ENJOYED AN EARLY THANKSGIVING MEAL PREPARED BY OUR AWESOME LUNCHROOM...
THE OLIVER FAMILY

THANK YOU, DOTHAN ROTARY CLUB!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE "DOTHAN ROTARY CLUB" FOR INVESTING IN OUR THIRD GRADE STUDENTS.  ON NOVEMBER 14TH,...
DOTHAN ROTARY CLUB MEMBERS

MRS. MCGHEE'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS IS WRITING ABOUT IT!!!!   
IN READING THIS WEEK, MRS. MCGHEE'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS HAS FOCUSED ON THE QUESTION, "WHAT UNIQUE THINGS DOES A BEAR DO IN THE...
END PRODUCT!!!!

SELMA'S SPELLING BEE CLASSROOM WINNERS!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO ANNOUNCE AND CONGRATULATE ITS SPELLING BEE CLASSROOM WINNERS.  THESE STUDENTS WILL COMPETE FOR...
SPELLING BEE CLASSROOM WINNERS!

MEET SELMA'S NOVEMBER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE OUR NOVEMBER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH.  THEY ARE BELLA ANTONE (4TH) AND JALEN LETTINHAND...
Jalen Lettinhand (2nd) & Bella Antone (4th)

SELMA STREET CELEBRATES VETERAN'S DAY!   
ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH, SELMA STREET CHOSE TO OBSERVE VETERAN'S DAY BY HAVING THEIR SGA OFFICERS AND REPRESENTATIVES (3RD-5TH...
SELMA STREET SGA

THANK YOU, ELKS LODGE!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK MR. TYRE WITH ELKS LODGE FOR THEIR SPECIAL DELIVERY OF THESAURUSESTO EACH FIFTH GRADER AT OUR...
MR. BRUCE TYRE, ELKS LODGE

SPECIAL CITIZEN'S DAY!!!   
ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH, SEVERAL OF OUR SELMA STREET STUDENTS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN "SPECIAL CITIZEN'S DAY!"...
LOOKS LIKE FUN!!!!!!!

COMMUNITY WORKERS GRAPHIC ORGANIZER!!!!!!   
On Wednesday, November 6th, Mrs. Henderson and Ms. Davis' classes worked together to create a graphic organizer about community...
Mrs. Henderson & Ms. Davis` Students

KINDERGARTEN CLASS GOES ON A NATURE WALK!   
ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH, MRS. HARPER'S CLASS WENT ON A NATURE WALK.  HER STUDENTS USED THEIR INVESTIGATIVE SKILLS AS THEY...
SO EXCITED!!!

CONGRATULATIONS, TO OUR 2013-2014 SGA OFFICERS!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE ITS 2013-2014 SGA OFFICERS.  THESE STUDENTS WERE ELECTED ON NOVEMBER 1ST, FRIDAY. ...
SARAH,  JAVIONNE & JATAYV`US

READY TO SERVE!!!!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE ITS 2013-2014 SGA OFFICERS AND REPRESENTATIVES.  CONGRATULATIONS!!!!  LOOKING...
OFFICERS AND REPRESENTATIVES

UNTIL YOU RETURN!!!!   
SELMA STREET'S FACULTY AND STAFF CELEBRATED WITH MRS. SUMMER LISENBY (RESOURCE TEACHER) ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4TH.  SEVERAL...
CONGRATULATIONS!!!

SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS GIVE TO UNITED WAY!!!!   
AS OUR SELMA STREET STAFF UNITES IN THE SPIRIT OF GIVING THIS YEAR, WE HAVE ENCOURAGED OUR STUDENTS AND PARENTS TO JOIN US IN...

SELMA STREET'S TOP A/R READERS FOR OCTOBER   
ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31ST, SELMA STREET'S TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER WERE TREATED TO LUNCH SPONSORED BYSOUTHSIDE...
TOP A/R READERS FOR OCTOBER

MRS. HARPER'S CLASS MAKES A SPECIAL BREW!   
ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31ST, SEVERAL KINDERGARTEN CLASSES WERE FOUND MAKING A VERY SPECIAL BREW!!!  THEIR RECIPE INCLUDED...
WHO WANTS THE FIRST BOWL???

MS. NEWTON'S PUMPKINS CARVE A PUMPKIN!!!!!   
ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29TH, MS. NEWTON'S KINDERGARTENERS HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO ENJOY THE ART OF CARVING A PUMPKIN.  THIS...
CUTE AS A PUMPKIN!!!!

WHAT A GREAT PARENT VISITATION DAY!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL OF THE PARENTS THAT VISITED THEIR CHILD'S CLASSROOM ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25TH.  ...
THE JONES FAMILY

WE ARE STRONGER TOGETHER AT SELMA STREET!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL OF ITS PARENTS WHO COMPLETED OUR ONLINE PARENT SURVEY DURING PARENT VISITATION DAY ON FRIDAY,...

SMARTIES DON'T DO DRUGS!!!   
"SMARTIES" DON'T DO DRUGS OR BULLY OTHERS AT SELMA STREET!  THURSDAY, STUDENTS DRESSED AS "SMARTIES" TO SHOW THAT WE ARE...

"BLACK OUT DAY" AT SELMA STREET!   
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25TH WAS "BLACK OUT DAY!" AT SELMA STREET! STUDENTS WERE DEFINITELY SEEN "BLACKING OUT" DRUGS AND BULLYING WITH...
MRS. HARPER`S KINDERGARTEN CLASS

SELMA STREET'S POSTER CONTEST WINNER!!   
CONGRATULATIONS TO BENJAMIN BONDS (FIFTH GRADER) IN MS. PRIDE'S CLASS FOR BEING SELMA STREET'S 2013 NATIONAL PEANUT FESTIVAL...
BENJAMIN BONDS, 5TH GRADER

SELMA STREET STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN AN "ART'ISM AUCTION"!   
SEVERAL SELMA STREET STUDENTS PARTICIPATED IN AN ART PROJECT THAT WILL BENEFIT THE AUTISM SOCIETY OF ALABAMA.  THE NEWLY...
WHAT WONDERFUL MASTERPIECES!!!!!

CONGRATULATIONS, K-2 COLORING CONTEST WINNERS!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE ALL OF ITS K-2 2013 COLORING CONTEST WINNERS!  THESE STUDENTS WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY...
K-2 SELMA STREET WINNERS!

"WEAR PINK, STOP BULLYING!!"   
OCTOBER 23RD, WAS "WEAR PINK, STOP BULLYING DAY" AT SELMA STREET.  STUDENTS WERE ENCOURAGED TO WEAR PINK IN SUPPORT OF SAYING...
LOOKING FABULOUS IN PINK!!!

"WE SOCKED IT TO DRUGS!"   
ON OCTOBER 22ND, STUDENTS "SOCKED IT TO DRUGS!"BY PARTICIPATING IN CRAZY SOCK DAY ON TUESDAY!THIS WONDERFUL CAMPAIGN WAS IN SUPPORT...
SOMETIMES "CRAZY" IS GOOD! :-)

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

5TH GRADERS HAD A BLAST ON THEIR VISIT TO DOTHAN TECHNOLOGY CENTER   
ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18TH, SELMA STREET'S FIFTH GRADERS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT THE DOTHAN TECHNOLOGY CENTER FOR CAREER AWARENESS...
MS. SAFFOLD`S 5TH GRADE CLASS

HARD WORK PAYS OFF IN CLASSWORKS AT SELMA STREET!   
ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18TH, APPROXIMATELY 96 THIRD GRADERS AND THEIR FIVE TEACHERS WERE REWARDED FOR THE HARD WORK THEY DEMONSTRATED...
3RD GRADE CLASSWORKS CHAMPS!

WE CAN NEVER THANK "TARGET" ENOUGH!   
ONCE AGAIN, SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK TARGET FOR THEIR MONETARY CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SCHOOL.  TARGET'S GIFT WAS A...
GIVE WITH TARGET CAMPAIGN

SELMA STREET SUPPORTS THE "2013 BUDDY WALK!!!"   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK ITS STUDENTS AND STAFF FOR DONATING TO THE 2013 BUDDY WALK.  THIS EVENT IS IN SUPPORT OF...
SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY

1ST NINE WEEKS A/R PARTY AT SELMA STREET!   
ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11TH, MRS. LOFTIN (MEDIA SPECIALIST) REWARDED SEVERAL K-5 STUDENTS AS BEING TOP A/R READERS FOR 1ST NINE WEEKS....
FANTASTIC JOB, STUDENTS!!!

ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL FALL CARNIVAL AT SELMA STREET!   
PARENTS, PONIES, PARTICIPATION AND PICKLES, ALL MADE FOR AN INCREDIBLE FALL CARNIVAL AFTERNOON AT SELMA STREET ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER...
FLYING PIGS PETTING ZOO OF ASHFORD

SELMA STREET'S OCTOBER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE OUR OCTOBER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH.  THEY ARE RUBY SANTOS AND KEONTE UNDERWOOD.  THESE...
RUBY SANTO & KEONTE UNDERWOOD

CELEBRATING "UNITY DAY" AT SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY   
ON OCTOBER 9TH, SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS AND STAFF CELEBRATED "UNITY DAY" BY WEARING THE COLOR "ORANGE".  SELMA STREET JOINED...
SELMA STREET

"THANK YOU!" TO MR. JASON MCGHEE!!!   
SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY WOULD LIKE TO THANK MR. JASON MCGHEE WITH UNITED WAY FOR SPEAKING TO OUR STAFF ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 7TH,...
MR. JASON MCGHEE & MS. BLAIR

THNAK YOU, TARGET!!!!   
Selma Street would like to thank Mrs. Marilyn Mosely, Target Representative, for their contribution of supplies to our school...
MARILYN MOSELEY

SELMA STREET'S CHESS TEAM IS STAYING FOCUSED!!   
PRACTICE IS UNDERWAY FOR SELMA STREET'S CHESS TEAM!  UNDER THE WATCHFUL EYES OF MR. JOSEPH EMERY, WE ARE SURE OF A VERY...
MR. JOSEPH EMERY,

IN HONOR OF "FIRE PREVENTION WEEK"!!   
OCTOBER 6TH-12TH IS FIRE PREVENTION WEEK!  AS A RESULT, THE CITY OF DOTHAN FIRE DEPARTMENT HELD A FIRE PREVENTION POSTER...
JAMIA CARROLL & DAYONNA BARBER

WE CAN NOT FORGET OUR SEPTEMBR TOP A/R STUDENTS!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE AND CONGRATULATE ITS SEPTEMBER TOP ACCELERATED READER STUDENTS.  THESE STUDENTS WERE...
SEPTEMBER TOP A/R STUDENTS

SELMA STREET KICKS OFF ITS "UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN"   
ON OCTOBER 2ND, WEDNESDAY, SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY ATTENDED A "UNITED WAY KICK-OFF BREAKFAST" AT HIGHLAND OAKS GOLF CLUBHOUSE. ...
ANDERSON, REPRESENTATIVE, BLAIR

KINDERGARTENERS ARE "PROVING IT!"   
KINDERGARTENERS IN MS. ELLIS' CLASS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN A "PROVE IT" TASK PERFORMANCE ACTIVITY FROM THEIR SLEUTH...
MS. ELLIS` CLASS

SELMA STREET'S "PTO" LOVES ITS STAFF!!!!   
SELMA STREET'S FACULTY AND STAFF WOULD LIKE TO THANK ITS "PTO" FOR HAVING A FABULOUS BUFFET STYLE LUNCH CATERED ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER...
PTO CATERED LUNCH!

JOHNNY APPLESEED DAY AT SELMA STREET!   
ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH, IT WAS ALL ABOUT "THE APPLE" AS OUR KINDERGARTENERS CELEBRATED "JOHNNY APPLESEED DAY!"  :-) ...
MS. NEWTON`S  KINDERGARTEN CLASS

SELMA STREET RAISES $272 FOR LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA RESEARCH   
"THANK YOU!" TO OUR SELMA STREET STUDENTS AND STAFF FOR DONATING $272 TOWARDS CHILDHOOD CANCER RESEARCH.  ALL MONIES WILL...
$272 RAISED!!!!

SHOWING OUR "WILDCAT" PRIDE!!!   
DURING EXTENDED DAY ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH, SOME OF SELMA STREET'S STUDENTS WERE FOUND CLEANING UP THE PLAYGROUND AREA! ...
KAYLA, VIRGINIA, SARA, FALLON AND DANI

PRACTICING SAFETY PAYS OFF!!!!   
ON THIS WEEK, COACH WALKERLED A TWO DAY LESSON IN HER P.E. CLASSES ON SAFETY AND SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL.  TO SUPPORT HER...
SAFETY WINNERS!!!!

TOP READERS FOR SEPTEMBER   
ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH, SELMA STREET'S TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER WERE TREATED TO LUNCH SPONSORED...
TOP READERS  FOR SEPTEMBER

WHAT A "SWEET" EXPERIENCE FOR OUR 5TH GRADE LINC STUDENTS!!   
SELMA STREETS' FIFTH GRADE LINC STUDENTS HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN MANY WONDERFUL OUTDOOR CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES...
ALEX BRIGHTON AND MR. JOE

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

THE VET MAKES A VISIT TO SELMA STREET!   
Selma Street's 1st graders got a visit from a Veterinarian this past week. Dr. Charles Price from Ozark Veterinarian Clinic came...
DR. CHARLES PRICE

EMBRACING OUR "NEW NORMAL" IN EDUCATION!!!   
ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD, SELMA STREET AND GRANDVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS EMBARKED ON THE FIRST OF MANY COLLABORATIVE PLANNING...
SELMA STREET & GRANDVIEW K TEACHERS

FIFTH GRADE GIRLS SHOW THEIR SCHOOL PRIDE!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO GIVE A WARM AND FUZZY "THANK YOU!" TO ITS FIFTH GRADE GIRLS WHO CHOSE TO BE PROACTIVE DURING P.E....
WEEDS BE GONE!!!!!

SELMA STREET PROVIDES THE NPF QUEENS "A ROYALE TREATMENT"!   
ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH, THREE NATIONAL PEANUT FESTIVAL QUEENS VISITED SELMA STREET.  OUR SCHOOL WAS THRILLED TO HAVE...
MISS BARBOUR COUNTY, MISS ZION CHAPEL, PRINCIPAL BLAIR, MISS DOTHAN

GIRLS TRULY CAN DO ANYTHING!!!   
ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH, BECCI BENSON WITH THE GIRL SCOUT ORGANIZATION WAS ON HAND AT SELMA STREET TO MAKE OUR GIRLS AWARE...
BECCI BENSON

WELCOME TO SELMA STREET, MS. ALEXIS STANTON!!!   
SELMA STREET WELCOMED MS. ALEXIS STANTON TO OUR STAFF AS A FOURTH GRADE TEACHER ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH!  MS. STANTON...
MS. ALEXIS STANTON

WHAT A NICE TOUCH TO OUR COURTYARD!   
SELMA STREET'S PTO PURCHASED FOUR STANDING TABLE UMBRELLAS FOR THE SCHOOL'S COURTYARD!  TO OUR PTO, "THANK YOU!"  IT...
THANK YOU, SELMA STREET P.T.O

SELMA STREET'S PTO PRESIDENT ENLISTED SUPPORT!!!!   
On Tuesday, September 10th, Selma Street held its first PTO/Open House Meeting for the year. Principal Blair opened the program...
PTO PRESIDENT, ANGELIE JOHNSON

LET THE 2013-2014 CHESS SEASON BEGIN!!!!!!!!!!   
ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH, SEVERAL PLAYERS ON SELMA STREET'S CHESS TEAM WERE FOUND GEARING UP FOR THE 2013-2014 CHESS SEASON UNDER...
Mr. Emory, Mr. Carl & Selma Street Chess Players

THE STATE DEPARTMENT HELPS SELMA STREET PROMOTE SAFETY!!!   
ON SEPTEMBER 5TH, DIANE COURTNEY WITH THE ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT, BROUGHT SEVERAL COOL, KID-FRIENDLY INCENTIVE ITEMS TO...
COUNSELOR ANDERSON & DIANE COURTNEY

THANK YOU, SOUTHEAST ALABAMA GAS DISTRICT!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK MR. MITCH THORN WITH THE SOUTHEAST ALABAMA GAS DISTRICT FOR DELIVERING A BAG OF SUPPLIES...
MS. BURT, MITCH THORN, MRS. DANZEY

REPRESENTATIVE DEXTER GRIMSLEY DONATES TO SELMA STREET   
ON AUGUST 26TH, ALABAMA REPRESENTATIVE DEXTER GRIMSLEY(DISTRICT 85) MADE A SPECIAL VISIT TO DOTHAN CITY SCHOOLS.  SURPRISINGLY,...
REPRESENTATIVE DEXTER GRIMSLEY

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH SUPPORTS SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY   
A GREAT, BIG "THANK YOU!" TO FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH FOR DONATING NEEDED OFFICE SUPPLIES TO SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY!!  IN ADDITION...
THANK YOU, FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH

"THANK YOU!" DOTHAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO GIVE A GREAT, BIG "THANK YOU!" TO TAMI CULVER AND THE DOTHAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION FOR THEIR DELIVERY...
COACH WALKER IS BEAMING!!!!!

REPRESENTATIVE PAUL LEE DONATES TO SELMA STREET!   
ALABAMA REPRESENTATIVE PAUL LEE, DISTRICT 86, MADE A VERY GENEROUS AND TIMELY DONATION IN THE AMOUNT OF $750 TO SELMA STREET...
REPRESENTATIV PAUL LEE

HIGHLAND PARK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH PARTNERS WITH SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY   
"THANK YOU!" TO HIGHLAND PARK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH FOR PARNTERING WITH SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.  SINCE SCHOOL...
MONICA LOFTIN AND ANNE KELLEY(HPUMC)

KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS' INITIATIVE PAYS OFF!!!!!! Selma   
SELMA STREET'S KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS WERE APPROVED FOR A GRANT THROUGH THE DOTHAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14TH...
MCHEE, NEWTON, HARVIN, ELLIS, HARPER

SELMA STREET'S OPEN HOUSE WAS A HUGE SUCCESS!!   
SELMA STREET'S THURSDAY KINDERGARTEN ORIENTATION AND OPEN HOUSE WAS A HUGE SUCCESS ON AUGUST 15TH!!!   KINDERGARTEN PARENTS...
MAY I HELP YOU, PLEASE???

INTRODUCING SELMA STREET'S FINEST!!!!!   
On Wednesday, August 14th, Selma Street's faculty and staff attended the system's2013-2014 Dothan City School Institute Day....
2013-2014 SELMA STREET FACULTY AND STAFF

"THANK YOU!" TO DOTHAN PEDIATRICS!!!!   
On Tuesday, August 13th, Dothan Education Foundation hosted its 2013-2014 Adopt-A-School Kickoff Breakfast. While on a break...
Dothan Pediatrics` Representatives, PTO President, Counselor, Principal Blair

SELMA STREET'S ADOPTERS ARRIVE BEARING GIFTS!!!!!   
The students of Selma Street Elementary can always count on their adopters to help support their educational needs.  Both...
Dothan Pediatrics' "Gift of Love!"

ON THE SAME PAGE IN MORE WAYS THAN ONE!!!!!!   
ON THIS YEAR "COLLABORATION" CONTINUES TO BE A FOCUS FOR BOTH STAFF AND STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY.  SURPRISINGLY,...
MCCOY, BLAIR, DAVIS, COPELAND

SUPERINTENDENT TIM WILDER GETS PROFESSIONALLY DEVELOPED AT SELMA STREET!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 9TH, MR. WILDER BRIEFLY ATTENDED A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP ON OUR NEW COLLEGE AND CAREER READY-MATH TRAINING...
SUPERINTENDENT TIM WILDER AT SELMA STREET

TEACHING MATHEMATICS "CCRS" STYLE!!!!!   
SELMA STREET'S K-5 TEACHERS ALONG WITH SPECIAL AREA STAFF PARTICIPATED IN COLLEGE AND CAREER READY MATH TRAINING FACILITATED...
SELMA STREET K-5 STAFF

2013-2014 SELMA STREET P.T.O. OFFICERS   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE ITS 2013-2014 P.T.O. OFFICERS. ANGELIE JOHNSON -  PRESIDENT ANITA GIVENS -...
2013-2014 SELMA STREET P.T.O.

SUMMER BRIDGE IS ABSOLUTELY AWESOME AT SELMA STREET!   
ON JUNE 16TH, THERE WERE MANY FIVE YEAR OLDS THAT DESCENDED ONTO THE CAMPUS OF SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY TO TAKE PART IN ITS 2013...
SUMMER BRIDGE LEARNING!!!

OUR SCHOOL FAMILY JUSTS GETS BIGGER AND BETTER!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO WELCOME THE BELOW INDIVIDUALS TO OUR FACULTY AND STAFF.  AT SELMA STREET, OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE...
WELCOME ABOARD!

WELCOME TO THE SELMA STREET FAMILY, MS. JOANNE WILLIAMS!!   
On May 20th, Ms. Joanne Williams was hired as a full-time custodian for Selma Street Elementary School.  With this approval...
MS. JOANNE WILLIAMS

SELMA STREET WELCOMES MS. SHERRELL HUGGINS!!!!!!   
AT SELMA STREET, MUSIC DOES MATTER!!! IN AN EFFORT TO CONTINUE THE MUSICAL ENRICHMENT OF OUR STUDENTS, MS. SHERRELL HUGGINS...
SHERRELL HUGGINS, NEW MUSIC TEACHER

2013-2014 Selma St. Elementary School Open House   
Selma Street Elementary School invites all students and parents to attend Open House for the 2013-2014 school year.Kindergarten...

SELMA STREET RECOGNIZES SOUTHSIDE THINGS AND WINGS   
MRS. MONICA LOFTIN, MEDIA SPECIALIST, AT SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRESENTED A PLAQUE OF RECOGNITION TO  THE STAFF...
WE LOVE THIS STAFF!!!!!

HARD WORK REALLY DOES PAY OFF BIG!!!!!!!!!   
CONGRATULATIONS TO 3 STUDENTS WHO WERE RANDOMLY CHOSEN FROM AMONG 263 THIRD-FIFTH GRADERS WHO TESTED ON THE ARMT+ THIS WEEK. ...

"HAPPY SCHOOL NURSE'S DAY" TO NURSE ELIZABETH NOLEN!!!!   
"HAPPY SCHOOL NURSE'S DAY", NURSE NOLEN FROM YOUR SELMA STREET FAMILY!!!!!  WE TRULY APPRECIATE EVERYTHING YOU DO AND HAVING...
NURSE ELIZABETH NOLEN

RIDGECREST MAKES A SPECIAL VISIT TO SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY   
"THANK YOU!" TO REVEREND TIM BRISTOW AND BROTHER BOB SANDERS OF RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH FOR YOUR VISIT TO SELMA STREET DURING...
WHAT AN ACT OF KINDNESS!!!

CONGRATULATIONS, DEJA HARDRICK!!!!!!!   
CONGRATULATIONS, DEJA HARDRICK (5TH GRADER IN MS. SAFFOLD'S CLASSROOM) FOR WINNING 2ND PLACE ON MAY 4TH IN THE PITCH, HIT...
DEJA HARDRICK, 5TH GRADER @ SELMA STREET

"HAPPY TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK" - SELMA STREET   
ON TUESDAY, MAY 7TH, MS. BLAIR HONORED HER TEACHERS BY PROVIDING THEM LUNCH!!!  SELMA STREET'S SUPPORT STAFF AND PTO WERE...
MS. BLAIR, MRS. HARPER, MRS. WOODHAM, MRS. PHILLIPS

SELMA STREET'S FOURTH GRADERS "CRUNCHED" THE ARMT+ ON TUESDAY!!!!   
ON TUESDAY, MAY 7TH, ALL THIRD THROUGH FIFTH GRADE STUDENTS TOOK PART 2, READING, OF THE ARMT+.  AS AN INCENTIVE, COUNSELOR...
MS. RUTLAND`S FOURTH GRADE CLASS

TOP A/R STUDENTS FOR MAY AT SELMA STREET   
Selma Street Elementary would like to recognize its Top Accelerated Readers for the month of May. These students were treated...
TOP A/R STUDENTS FOR MAY

SELMA STREET'S CHORUS VISITS BAPTIST VILLAGE!!!!!!   
Selma Street's chorus visited the residents of Baptist Village on Thursday, May 2nd.  In their last off campus performance,...
SELMA STREET`S CHORUS & BAPTIST VILLAGE RESIDENTS

SELMA STREET'S GOOD CITIZENS FOR APRIL   
On Wednesday, April 24th, Selma Street treated its "GOOD CITIZENS" TO FOOD AND FUN SPONSORED BY RICKY BERN.  A VERY SPECIAL...
APRIL GOOD CITIZENS AT PLAY!

SELMA STREET'S CHESS TEAM WINS SECOND PLACE!!   
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR AWESOME CHESS TEAM FOR SECURING THE SECOND PLACE WIN IN THE LOCAL CHESS TOURNAMENT HELD ON THURSDAY, APRIL...
SELMA STREET CHESS TEAM & MR. EMERY

SELMA STREET'S FIELD DAY 2013 WAS THE BEST!!!!!!   
A VERY BIG "THANK YOU!" TO COACH WALKER FOR ORGANIZING SELMA STREET'S FIELD DAY TO MAKE IT ONE FANTASTIC EVENT!!!! FROM PUNCH...
FIELD EVENTS - 5TH GRADE

MRS. BRANDI COPELAND WINS TOP PRIZE!!!!!   
CONGRATULATIONS TO MRS. BRANDI COPELAND, FIFTH GRADE TEACHER AT SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY, FOR WINNING THE CASH AWARD FOR "BEST...
BRANDI COPELAND

JA'KAYLA MYHAND, CITY TRACK MEET WINNER!!!   
CONGRATULATIONS, JA'KAYLA MYHAND (3RD GRADER IN MRS. TURVIN'S CLASSROOM) FOR YOUR RECENT WINS AT THE CITY TRACK MEET SPONSORED...
JA`KAYLA MYHAND, 3RD GRADER

FIELD DAY 2013 - BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER!!!   
PLEASE DO NOT MISS SELMA STREET'S FIELD DAY ON FRIDAY, APRIL 26TH.  IT PROMISES TO BE A FANTASTIC ONE!  COME OUT AND...

THANK YOU, SOUTHEAST ALABAMA GAS DISTRICT FOR YOUR SPIRIT OF SERVICE!   
"THANK YOU!" SOUTHEAST ALABAMA GAS DISTRICT FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ON OUR SPIRIT OF SERVICE DAY ON...
SOUTHEAST ALABAMA GAS DISTRICT

2ND GRADERS VISIT SIMBA'S ADVENTURE!!!   
SELMA STREET'S SECOND GRADERS VISITED THE DOTHAN CIVIC CENTER ON FRIDAY, APRIL 19TH, TO WATCH THE PLAY, SIMBA'S ADVENTURE. ...
SECOND GRADERS

BEING A KINDERGARTENER IS "SUPER, DUPER" FUN AT SELMA STREET!!!   
ON FRIDAY, APRIL 19TH, SELMA STREET'S KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS WENT ON A FIELD TRIP TO THE DOTHAN AIRPORT AND WIREGRASS MUSEUM OF...
MRS. MCGHEE`S KINDERGARTEN CLASS

WYNTER MOORE IS "SERVICE MINDED AND PROACTIVE!!"   
SELMA STREET'S SPIRIT OF SERVICE DAY IS SATURDAY, APRIL 20TH.  WYNTER MOORE, A THIRD GRADER IN MRS. SARA DEAVERS CLASS,...
WYNTER MOORE, 3RD GRADER

"PITCH, HIT, AND RUN - "NO PROBLEM!!!""   
CONGRATULATIONS, TO FIFTH GRADERS (TYRONE CLARK AND DEJA HARDRICK) FOR PARTICIPATING AND WINNING IN THE PITCH, HIT, AND RUN EVENT...
TYRONE CLARK & DEJA HARDRICK

TOP AR STUDENTS FOR APRIL AT SELMA STREET   
Selma Street Elementary would like to recognize its Top Accelerated Readers for the month of April. These students were treated...
TOP AR STUDENTS FOR APRIL

CHLOE ASCHER IS TOP SELLER!!!!!!!!   
CONGRATULATIONS, TO CHLOE ASCHER, KINDERGARTEN STUDENT IN MRS. JOLIE HARPER'S ROOM, FOR SELLING 43 COUPONS AS A PART OF A PTO...
CHLOE ASCHER, KINDERGARTENER

"THANK YOU, MRS. MARY HICKMAN"!!!!!!!!!!   
NINETEEN STUDENTS IN MS. MELODY TURNER'S CLASS WAS REWARDED BY MRS. MARY HICKMAN, A RIDGECREST VOLUNTEER.  ON TUESDAY, APRIL...
MARY HICKMAN AND MELODY TURNER`S 3RD GRADERS

ONE DAY WITHOUT SHOES 2013!!!   
ON TUESDAY, APRIL 16TH, MRS. MEGAN HENDERSON'S FIRST GRADE CLASS PARTICIPATED IN "ONE DAY WITHOUT SHOES 2013".  AS A WAY...
MRS. HENDERSON`S FIRST GRADE CLASS

MAKING AN EASY "A"!!!!!!!!!   
MS. BLAIR REWARDED 265 STUDENTS ON FRIDAY, APRIL 12TH FOR MAKING AN "A" IN CONDUCT FOR THE 3RD NINE WEEKS OF SCHOOL.  THESE...
3RD 9 WEEKS 4TH GRADERS

SELMA STREET'S OVERALL MARCH GOOD CITIZENS   
OLIVIA NEWMAN (FOURTH GRADER) AND KARVEZ SAILOR (FOURTH GRADER) WERE SELMA STREET'S "OVERALL GOOD CITIZENS" FOR THE MONTH OF...
Olivia Newman, Ms. Blair, Karvez Sailor

HELPING TO KEEP SELMA STREET SAFE!!!!!   
WHETHER SUNSHINE OR RAIN, SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY CAN ALWAYS COUNT ON MR. LORENZO JONES (PARENT) AND ANDREW WEST (PARENT) TO...
ANDREW WEST AND LORENZO JONES

ABBY PIASECKI'S GESTURE OF LOVE   
ABBY PIASECKI, A FOURTH GRADE STUDENT IN MRS. JILL BRETH'S CLASSROOM, DONATED 10 INCHES OF HER HAIR TO LOCKS OF LOVE.  THIS...
ABBY PIASECKI, 4TH GRADER AT SELMA STREET

THE EASTER STORY NEVER GETS OLD!!!!!!!!   
SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK DOTHAN HIGH STUDENTS, TAYLOR RODGERS AND RACHEL MORRIS, FOR SHARING THE EASTER STORY WITH STUDENTS...
MRS. AMY COBB`S FOURTH GRADE CLASSROOM

HAVING A BLAST AT BIG FUN OF DOTHAN!!!   
SELMA STREET STUDENTS (1ST-5TH) WHO MET THEIR AR GOAL FOR THIRD NINE WEEKS WERE TREATED ON THURSDAY, MARCH 21ST, TO AN OFF CAMPUS TRIP...
SELMA STREET STUDENTS

SELMA STREET'S GOOD CITIZENS FOR MARCH   
On Wednesday, March 20th, Selma Street treated its "GOOD CITIZENS" TO FOOD AND FUN SPONSORED BY RICKY BERN.  A VERY SPECIAL...
MARCH GOOD CITIZENS

TOP AR STUDENTS FOR MARCH AT SELMA STREET   
Selma Street Elementary would like to recognize its Top Accelerated Readers for the month of March. These students were treated...

MAKING MATH FUN WITH LUCKY CHARMS AT SELMA STREET!   
SORTING WAS THE SKILL THIS WEEK IN MRS. MCGHEE'S KINDERGARTEN MATH CLASS.  STUDENTS WERE GIVEN AN OPPORTUNITY TO MASTER...

MRS. HARPER'S LITTE LEPRICHAUNS!!!!!!!   
"HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY!"  FROM MRS. HARPER'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS!
MRS. HARPER`S KINDERGARTENERS

BOOK FAIR "A SUCCESS" AT SELMA STREET!!!   
A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO ALL THE STUDENTS, PARENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF OF SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY FOR HELPING TO MAKE THE BOOK FAIR...

"JEANS FOR JARS" DAY AT SELMA STREET   
On Friday, March 8th, Selma Street students brought in 202 jars of peanut butter in support of the Kindergarten's "Jeans for...
SELMA STREET STUDENTS

WHERE WOULD WE BE WITHOUT OUR PARENTS?!!!!!!   
ONCE AGAIN, SELMA STREET WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR PARENTS FOR COMING OUT ON TUESDAY NIGHT, MARCH 5TH, IN SUPPORT OF THE SCHOOL'S...
MARCH PTO

FOR THE LOVE OF THE GAME   
A SPECIAL THANKS TO MR. JOSEPH EMERY FOR HIS SUPPORT OF SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY AND OUR STUDENTS!!!  ON MARCH 5TH, MR. EMERY...
MR. JOSEPH EMERY

DR. SEUSS' PARADE COMES TO SELMA STREET   
SELMA STREET ENDED THE WEEK ON MARCH 1ST BY MARCHING THROUGHOUT THE HALLS IN HONOR OF DR. SEUSS AND READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY!!!...
HERE COMES THE PARADE OF CHARACTERS!!!

KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS LOVE READ ACROSS AMERICA AT SELMA STREET   
KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS AT SELMA STREET WERE THRILLED TO HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO DRESS UP FOR THEIR STUDENTS FOR READ ACROSS AMERICA...
HARVIN, NEWTON, ELLIS

TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR FEBRUARY   
Selma Street Elementary would like to recognize its Top Accelerated Readers for the month of February. These students were treated...

GREEN EGGS AND HAM!!!!!!!   
AT SELMA STREET, MRS. MEGAN HENDERSON'S FIRST GRADE CLASS READ THE BOOK, "GREEN EGGS AND HAM", ........AND THEN THEY ATE GREEN...
MRS. HENDERSON`S 1ST GRADE CLASS

MR. BONES   
FIRST GRADERS IN MRS. OWENS' CLASS AT SELMA STREET LEARNED ABOUT DINOSAURS FROM THE INFORMATIONAL SELECTION, "MR. BONES". ...
MRS. OWENS` FIRST GRADERS

COACH WALKER GETS DUCT TAPED!!!!!!!!!   
ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH, STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET ELEMENTARY HAD A BLAST DUCT TAPING COACH WALKER TO ONE OF THE GYM WALLS. ...
COACH NICOLE WALKER!  WHAT A SPORT!!!!

WTVY NEWS VISITS SELMA STREET!!!!!!!!!!!   
IN ADDITION TO PROVIDING MEANINGFUL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES AND ENCOURAGING ACADEMIC PROGRESS FOR "ALL" STUDENTS, THE FACULTY...

SELMA STREET CELEBRATES READ ACROSS AMERICA!!!!!   
FRIDAY, MARCH 1ST, IS READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY!!!!  SELMA STREET HAS CELEBRATED THE EVENT ALL WEEK WITH VISITING READERS...

FIFTH GRADERS ATTENDED BEVERLYE FOR "THE LITTLE MERMAID"   
ON FEBRUARY 21ST, FIFTH GRADERS FROM SELMA STREET VISITED BEVERLYE MAGNET SCHOOL TO VIEW THEIR PRODUCTION OF "THE LITTLE...
SELMA STREET STUDENTS AND BEVERLYE PERFORMERS

The NED Show Comes To Selma Street   
On Tuesday, February 19th, 2nd-5th grade students at Selma Street were given an opportunity to attend an interactive, motivational...
JORDAN HARRIS AND MARTY CHRISTESSON

FEBRUARY GOOD CITIZENS - SELMA STREET   
On Wednesday, February 20th, Selma Street treated its "GOOD CITIZENS" TO FOOD AND FUN SPONSORED BY RICKY BERN.  A VERY SPECIAL...
FEBRUARY  GOOD CITIZENS

THE GREAT EXCHANGE OF KINDNESS ON VALENTINE'S DAY   
http://www.dothaneagle.com/news/article_9c8076ea-7712-11e2-8254-001a4bcf6878.htm FEBRUARY 14TH WAS A VERY SPECIAL DAY AT...
MS. MILES AND HER THIRD GRADE CLASS

CARDS FOR ETHAN   
KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET MADE CARDS FOR ETHAN WISHING HIM A SAFE RETURN HOME AND A WONDERFUL BIRTHDAY WITH FAMILY!!!!!

LIVING HISTORY   
LINC students from Selma Street visited Landmark Park on Wednesday, February 6th.  The students had an opportunity to experience...
LINC STUDENTS AT LANDMARK PARK

FIFTH GRADE CHESS WINNERS   
Selma Street's fifth grade chess players participated in a Chess Tournament the week of January 25th at the school.  The...
5th Grade Chess Winners and Mr. Joseph Emery, Coach

LEIGH ANNE TOUHY EVENT   
Leigh Anne TuohyComing to the Dothan Civic Center Real-life Memphis mom of the New York Time’s best-selling book and...

CELEBRATING 100 DAYS !!!!!!!!   
ON JANUARY 31ST, STUDENTS AND TEACHERS ACROSS THE BUILDING CELEBRATED OUR 100TH DAY OF SCHOOL!!!!!!  THROUGHOUT THE DAY,...
100 YEAR OLD KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS!!!!!!

SOUPER BOWL AND NATIONAL WEAR RED DAY !!!!!   
ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST, STUDENTS AT SELMA STREET SUPPORTED THE CITY'S 3RD ANNUAL SOUPER BOWL AND THE NATIONAL WEAR RED DAY CAMPAIGNS. ...
MRS. PRIDE`S FIFTH GRADERS

ON OUR WAY TO BECOMING MASTER GARDENERS TOO!!!!!!!!!   
Selma Street welcomed Master Gardener,Mrs. Linda Goldsborough, on last week where she visited Ms. Kirkland's classroom.  Mrs....
MRS. LINDA GOLDSBOROUGH VISITS SECOND GRADE

SERVICE WITH A SMILE !!!!!!!!   
ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 26TH, SEVERAL SELMA STREET TEACHERS CHOSE TO TAKE TIME OUT OF THEIR MORNING TO BE OF SERVICE TO OTHERS DURING...
ANGELA GOSHA, 2ND GRADE TEACHER

CHANGE IS BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!   
ON THIS WEEK, THE FIRST GRADERS AT SELMA STREET LEARNED ABOUT "CHANGE".  THEIR TEACHERS FACILITATED A COOPERATIVE LEARNING...
MRS. MEGAN HENDERSONS` 1ST GRADE LEARNERS

TIME TO PARTNER UP FOR MATH !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!   
FIRST GRADE TEACHERS AT SELMA STREET ARE READY FOR COMMON CORE LEARNING!!!!  ON THIS WEEK, STUDENTS LEARNED ABOUT...
MRS. HENDERSON`S 1ST GRADE LEARNERS

EVERYTHING GOES THROUGH A CYCLE!!   
SECOND GRADERS AT SELMA STREET ARE LEARNING ABOUT THE LIFE CYCLE OF PLANTS.  STUDENTS COULD BE FOUND BUSILY WORKING AND...
MRS. WATER`S 2ND GRADE CLASS ACTIVITY

JANUARY GOOD CITIZENS - SELMA STREET   
On Wednesday, January 23rd, Selma Street treated its "GOOD CITIZENS" TO FOOD AND FUN SPONSORED BY RICKY BERN.  A VERY SPECIAL...
JANUARY GOOD CITIZENS

JANUARY BROUGHT SNOW TO SELMA STREET!!!!   
Yes!!!!!!  On January 18th, snow was spotted inside the classroom of Mrs. Jolie Harper, Kindergarten teacher, at Selma Street! ...

CHESS ANYONE???? WHO'S NEXT?!!!!!!!!   
On Friday, January 11th, Selma Street's fourth grade Chess team took part in a tournament at the school.  The winners...
Jordan (far left) Mr. Emory, Whitley (right) Alex (far right)

TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR JANUARY   
Selma Street Elementary would like to recognize itsTop Accelerated Readersfor the month of January.  These students...
TOP ACCELERATED READERS FOR JANUARY

AIMING FOR PERFECT VISION!!!!!   
THANK YOU, NURSE NOLEN FOR COORDINATING WITH VISION RESEARCH TO CONDUCT SCREENINGS FOR OUR KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS.  MRS....
KRYSTAL KEPP (left) & KIRA HUTTO (right)

THERE'S NOTHING LIKE "TOGETHERNESS"!!!!   
AFTER CALLING ROLL, MODELING TWO-DIGIT SUBTRACTON, CONFERENCING WITH PARENTS, ETC., THERE'S NOTHING LIKE GETTING TOGETHER WITH...
SELMA STREET STAFF

WE GOT OUR CHESS GAME ON !!!!!!!!   
SELMA STREET'S THIRD GRADE CHESS PLAYERS PARTICIPATED IN A CHESS TOURNAMENT AT THE SCHOOL ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 10TH.  THE...
Piasecki (far left), Stanton (left), Bangs (right), Emory (far right)

JAVIONNE KINCEY, SELMA STREET'S SPELLING BEE WINNER   
Congratulations, to Javionne Kincey, a fourth grader in Mrs. Cobb's room, for being named the winner of Selma Street's Spelling...
Javionne Kincey

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