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Blueberries For Sal

Today the Language Concepts class at MED read Robert McCloskey’s classic children’s book Blueberries for Sal for, who other than, our superintendent Sal! Afterwords, they presented Dr. DeAngelo with some fresh blueberries for him to enjoy this weekend.  

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Lemonade & Slime

Dr. DeAngelo enjoyed a pleasant surprise and some welcome refreshment when MED’s summer Language Concepts class visited the superintendent’s office to share some fresh lemonade that they made together in class. The next day, he paid a visit to their classroom where the students were en”gross”ed in making slime. “For the record, along with many […]

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Summer Olympics Kick Off at MED

While the world eagerly awaits the 2021 summer games in Japan, the Olympics are already in full swing here at MED! On July 9, we held the opening ceremony for our Summer School Olympics. Each of the four classrooms researched a country that they will represent as they participate in various academic games and activities […]

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End of Year Celebration

Always fashion-forward, MED staff were out in their finest end-of-the-school-year attire to greet students as they arrived for the last day of classes on  June 25. See you when classes resume in September!

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School’s Out For The Summer!

Faculty and staff wave to the students outside MED Elementary School as the buses roll out of campus for the final time this school year, a Chatham tradition! Our last day of classes was June 25, 2021.

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5th Graders Moving Up

MED marked this year’s 5th Grade Moving Up with a drive-through celebration held in front of the school on June 18. Many families decorated their cars and made posters and signs to celebrate the 5th graders moving up to 6th grade and on to Chatham Middle School!

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Kindergartners Rollin’ On At MED

MED held its Kindergarten End of Year Celebration on June 17. This year’s celebration was a drive-through event in front of the school. All the students had a wonderful time and received their moving up certificates. They also received a few other goodies, including an ice cream from Stewarts, all courtesy of the MED PTA!

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Virtual Format Gives Lift To 5th Grade Career Days

Career Day is a popular tradition with 5th graders at MED. This year, the students enjoyed their Career Day so much that their teachers scheduled a second Career Day! So, over the course of May 13 and June 11, the students heard presentations from six different guests, who logged on from around the world to […]

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Deputy VanAlstyne Goes to Kindergarten

Kindergartners in Mrs. Kral’s room enjoyed a visit from School Resource Deputy VanAlstyne during library time June 9. The children had a chance to show him their elephants they created with Miss Phillips!

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MED Run Club One Mile Run

Here’s a video and some photos from the MED Run Club’s final run of the year June 3. The program started April 22nd, and each week students set goals for themselves on the number of laps they would complete on the track, with the goal of building up to run a mile. It was open […]