Wileman Elementary School News

IMAGE: Sandee Ortiz, DDHS Physical Education Teacher
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PE Teacher Ortiz Earns National Board Certification

BIG NEWS: We've got another #TeamNBCT National Board Certified on our staff! Congratulations to DDHS PE Teacher Sandee Ortiz on becoming board certified! "She got into teaching for all the right reasons, has dedicated herself to the cause of helping educate young people, and it shows with how well her students do in the classroom and in life." Read more on our website! #CometProud
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After School Activities Canceled: 1-11-18

All Delavan-Darien School District after-school activities scheduled for today, 1-11-18, have been canceled due to the weather. Todas las Actividades Despu és de Clases del Distrito Escolar Delavan-Darien programadas para el día de hoy, 1-11-18, han sido canceladas debido al clima.
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CLC Program Canceled Tonight: Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018

Due to the threat of winter weather and icy roads tonight, Thursday, January 11, we are canceling our after school CLC program at Turtle Creek Elementary School.   Debido al mal clima de invierno y el hielo en las carreteras hoy jueves 11 de enero el programa de CLC esta cancelado después de las clases en Turtle Creek hoy por la tarde.
IMAGE: Santa's Elves from DDHS read his return mail to students in 4K, Kindergarten and First Grade!
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Santa's Elves read his reply mail to our students

IN PHOTOS: Santa's Elves from the DDHS FBLA and Spanish IV classes visited Wileman and Turtle Creek students on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 18-19, to read the letters Santa wrote back to the elementary students in preschool, kindergarten and first grade.
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2017 'Hour of Code' campaign kicks off soon

Delavan-Darien students will be focusing in on learning computer coding skills in the coming weeks with the upcoming Hour of Code campaign and Computer Science Education Week! Don't be surprised to hear them talking about it at home and around town!
IMAGE: Students eating a soup lunch in the Wileman cafeteria
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Delicious Stone Soup served up at Wileman

PHOTOS: The longstanding tradition at Wileman Elementary School continues with Kindergarten students making Stone Soup in the classroom.
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There are four Delavan-Darien School Board seats up for election during the Tuesday, April 3, 2018, election. The board positions are "at large," and any legal resident of the Delavan-Darien School District, age 18 or older, may seek office. See details about which positions are up for election and how to file declaration of candidacy papers if you're interested in running.
IMAGE: A Wileman kindergarten student practices a Yoga pose in the classroom.
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DD INSIDE LOOK: Yoga providing benefits in Kindergarten classrooms

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Kids need movement. Delavan-Darien Kindergarten students get an extra dose of it in a way that re-focuses their attention and gets them ready to learn. They practice yoga 30 minutes daily right after lunch recess.