March is Reading Month: Decorated Doors


In Leland Elementary, it’s March is Reading Month! This means that for every day of March, there is a special activity that the kids participate in that has to do with reading. For example, on March first, they celebrated Dr. Suess’s birthday. And on March fourth, each class voted on their favorite book and decorated […]

When I Grow Up


Lovely artwork from our elementary.  When I grow up … this is how it will be!  Enjoy.    

One Big Cherry


Who knew that we had so much talent in our midst? Last year it was our very own Alexandra Arens, this year our very own Brooke Olesnavage – both winners of the prestigious National Cherry Festival poster contest. The good news is that Brooke’s poster will be THE official poster for the 2012 festival. And […]



A wonderful offering from Mrs. Gross’ 1/2 art class.  Wow! Remember to click to expand – for the full effect. Music by Fleet Foxes – “Sun it Rises.”

An Elementary February


A slice of life, served up with music. Be SURE to click on the expand button (bottom right, near the “V”imeo) to see the big screen effect. Spring is on the way … Music by Tom Waits.  In fond memory of my friend John Schlueter, who always looked forward to Spring.

November Artwork


Some of the wonderful artwork on display during November in the elementary.  Enjoy!