Tara Notz
5th graders harvested their lettuce today from their hydroponics garden.
about 3 hours ago, Tara Notz
Pete Bonifas
Andrew Lions club is hosting a blood drive tonight in the old gym from 2:30pm until 6:30 PM.
about 4 hours ago, Pete Bonifas
Tara Notz
Reader’s Theatre groups
about 7 hours ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
3rd-5th grade Reader’s Theatre
about 7 hours ago, Tara Notz
Angie Read
Everyone joined in on the Field Day fun!
about 23 hours ago, Angie Read
Tara Notz
2nd graders building bird nests in science.
1 day ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Field Day Fun!
1 day ago, Tara Notz
Mrs. Wagner
Congratulations to our Andrew Graduates class of 2018! We are so proud of all of you!
4 days ago, Mrs. Wagner
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Tomorrow (5/18) is the last day for LEAP after school! The computer lab will still be open before school next week from 7am-7:40am.
5 days ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Angie Read
4th graders working on ‘The Endless Tale’! They LOVE working on plays!
5 days ago, Angie Read
Bobbie Jones
Investigating and measuring the eggs we got on our field trip to the Notz’s before we ate them!
5 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Future Kindergarteners!
5 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Taller and shorter comparisons in 3 year old afternoon preschool.
7 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
1st grade teaching Kindergarten about all of the exciting learning they will do next year!
7 days ago, Mrs. Wagner
Sami Pitts
Checking out the Library and hearing about the Rockin’ Summer Reading Program!
7 days ago, Sami Pitts
Megan Fischer
We got to support a cause walking to the Shedd Aquarium #AutismSpeaks
7 days ago, Megan Fischer
Brenda Nelson
Just a reminder, we will have our LAST Leadership Assembly of the 2017-2018 school year at 12:00 on Friday, May 18th. As soon as the assembly is complete, we will be celebrating the end of the year with Andrew’s Annual Track and Field Day. Families are welcome to attend. Please remind your students to wear comfortable clothes and be ready for an active and fun afternoon. Please call the school if you have any questions.
7 days ago, Brenda Nelson
Megan Fischer
When everyone is a great sport and gets a fresh face!
7 days ago, Megan Fischer
Megan Fischer
8th grade trip was amazing!
7 days ago, Megan Fischer
Pete Bonifas
Local author William Wiesner (Clinton,IA) Was at school today sharing his book, “Desmond Durst at His Dirty Worst.” If anyone would like to order their own copy here is a link for a form to turn in with your payment: http://5il.co/3ijv
8 days ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community Schools
8th grade trip!
10 days ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
8th graders getting ready for their 4D shark experience at the Shedd Aquarium.
10 days ago, Andrew Community Schools
Megan Fischer
When you are misbehaving at Six Flags! Just kidding 8th grade and staff had so much fun! Now we are eating pizza
11 days ago, Megan Fischer
Bobbie Jones
Preschool Field Trip fun!
11 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Checking out the chickens!
11 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Heading back to school. Lots of worn out children!
11 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Sami Pitts
Kindergarten fun continued!
11 days ago, Sami Pitts
Kristen Wright
Fun with giant bubbles in SOS!
11 days ago, Kristen Wright
Sami Pitts
Kindergarten field trip
11 days ago, Sami Pitts
Megan Fischer
WE MADE IT! Six flags here we come
11 days ago, Megan Fischer
Megan Fischer
8th grade schedule for chicago
12 days ago, Megan Fischer
Kristen Wright
8th grade enjoyed simulating the body’s immune response!
12 days ago, Kristen Wright
Andrew L.E.A.P.
We will have LEAP after school tonight prior to the Spring Concert. If your student will not be attending LEAP please call the office at 672-3221, thanks!
12 days ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Pete Bonifas
Today is the GREAT GIVE DAY sponsored by the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque! A 24 hour online giving day to strengthen communities and inspire giving in our region. You can donate to Andrew School here: https://www.greatgiveday.org/andrew
12 days ago, Pete Bonifas
Angie Read
5th graders made Ms. Jill the most wonderful apron to show their appreciation for all her hard work everyday! You are so loved Ms. Jill!
12 days ago, Angie Read
Mrs. Wagner
Our 2nd grade “teachers” did a wonderful job sharing with our 1st grade students about the exciting learning that happens in 2nd grade! 1st grade students asked many great questions and are feeling more prepared for next school year!
13 days ago, Mrs. Wagner
Kate Arnold
See you tomorrow! Our All-School Spring Concert begins at 6:30pm. Students should arrive by 6:20. Silent auction art pieces are displayed outside the Gym. The auction will close tomorrow night!
13 days ago, Kate Arnold
Brenda Nelson
We would like to invite our Andrew families to the LAST Leadership Assembly for the 2017-2018 school year. Our assembly will begin at 12:00 on May 18th. As soon as the assembly is complete, we will be celebrating the end of the year with Andrew’s Annual Track and Field Day. Families are welcome to attend. Please remind your students to wear comfortable clothes and be ready for an active and fun afternoon. Please call the school if you have any questions.
13 days ago, Brenda Nelson
Bobbie Jones
AM Preschool had two Mystery Readers today. Brothers!
14 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Brenda Nelson
Please help us reach our goal of having 50% of Andrew families participating in a habit booster each month. Our FINAL habit booster of the school year needs to be completed soon! Thanks! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScoU_kPkKer44VVcH-I50lBFLFuiU7rMN202497cQh7YhbksA/viewform?c=0&w=1
15 days ago, Brenda Nelson
Kate Arnold
Don't forget our Art Auction is open until the concert on Thursday May 10th! The Concert begins at 6:30.
18 days ago, Kate Arnold
Kate Arnold
Don't forget our Art Auction is open until the concert on Thursday May 10th! The Concert begins at 6:30.
18 days ago, Kate Arnold
Bobbie Jones
AM preschool writing letters in shaving cream!
19 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Andrew Community Schools
Congatualtions to Brandon Kirchhoff for being named as the next principal for Andrew CSD. Look for more details in our news feed tonight.
19 days ago, Andrew Community Schools
Bobbie Jones
4 year old, AM preschool, planted beans and are recording their beans growth in their writing journals.
19 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Jill Kilburg
3rd grade trip to the Herbert Hoover museum!
19 days ago, Jill Kilburg
Brenda Nelson
Please help us to complete our FINAL habit booster of the school year. Below you will find the link. Paper copies will also go home today with our PK-5 grade students. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScoU_kPkKer44VVcH-I50lBFLFuiU7rMN202497cQh7YhbksA/viewform?c=0&w=1
20 days ago, Brenda Nelson
Megan Fischer
Students in MS Social Studies are learning about how to disagree with one another doing a SMACKDOWN on document based questions!
20 days ago, Megan Fischer
Bobbie Jones
Three year old Preschool Science..baking soda and colorful vinegar. Eruptions and bubbles everywhere!
20 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Three year old preschoolers planting seeds. We can’t wait to see what will grow!
20 days ago, Bobbie Jones
Megan Fischer
Second round of SMACKDOWN allows students to regroup and discuss other points needing to be discussed to make their argument stronger!
20 days ago, Megan Fischer
Kate Arnold
Our combined 5th-8th band getting ready for our concert on May 10th! We hope to see you there. It begins at 6:30pm in the Main Gym!
21 days ago, Kate Arnold
Angie Read
This afternoon 4th graders shared their personal Haikus. A Haiku is a very short form of Japanese poetry that typically contains 3 lines with a total of 17 syllables, in 5 - 7 - 5 pattern.
21 days ago, Angie Read
Denise Davis
Second graders were busy comparing and contrasting our reading texts with our compare and contrast glasses we made! Who knew learning could be so much fun?
22 days ago, Denise Davis
Angie Read
4th graders did wonderful presenting at our Monday Morning Meeting! ⭐️
22 days ago, Angie Read
Kate Arnold
Here are some of the art pieces available at our Arts @ Andrew tonight from 5:30 to 6:30. We hope to see you there!
25 days ago, Kate Arnold
Kate Arnold
SOS Power Walking on this windy but beautiful day!
25 days ago, Kate Arnold
Kristen Wright
8th Grade enjoyed learning about squid anatomy by dissecting!
26 days ago, Kristen Wright
Kate Arnold
Arts @ Andrew: Don't forget to visit school this Friday from 5:30 to 6:30! Come join us for a casual event supporting Fine Arts @ Andrew. https://www.facebook.com/events/334893143699925/?ti=cl
26 days ago, Kate Arnold
Brenda Nelson
Maquoketa High School Student Senate sponsored the Jackson County Track and Field Day. A couple of our Andrew students were fortunate enough to participate. These boys had a great time competing in relays, softball throw, long jump and an obstacle course. It was a GREAT day!
27 days ago, Brenda Nelson
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders learning where clouds come from.
27 days ago, Jill Kilburg
Melissa Widel
Fun time bowling 🎳
27 days ago, Melissa Widel
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Leap was out and about today at Preston City Park.
29 days ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Brenda Nelson
Many Andrew families were able to join us for our first Family Breakfast last Friday. We had a GREAT turn out! There were many smiles all around. https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipNNChZ7X0e4cf_Qf-k4LmjFaukCBZ61yB1-BXc2q2nY24KUq_L78tcEU056vu3NXQ?key=Wk0xUkV4d19Pc3Zwb2t6WHNiMDdweGFWeXhTakt3
29 days ago, Brenda Nelson
Bobbie Jones
Learning all about 3D shapes! Do they roll? Can you stack them? Do they have a curve? So many questions to explore!
about 1 month ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
5th grade teaching Preschool how to Sharpen their Saw!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Wagner
Angie Read
For Leadership Day 2018, 4th graders designed, researched, and put together this ALL-STAR door! ⭐️ In teams of three they researched a famous athlete of their choice and wrote a report about that athlete’s leadership! It turned out beautiful!😍🙌🏼
about 1 month ago, Angie Read
Mrs. Wagner
We were able to give the duffle bags and bikes we fundraised for and assembled at Leadership Day to Four Oaks Foster and Adoptive Family Connections today. They will be given to children in foster care in Jackson, Clinton and Dubuque counties. They were so appreciative of our students hard work! Way to make a positive difference, Andrew!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Wagner
Pete Bonifas
Middle School Track Updated Schedule (Bellevue) 4/20 Girls & Boys @ Bellevue 4/23 Girls @ Monticello 4/24 Boys @ Cascade 4/26 Boys @ Monticello, Girls @ West Dubuque 4/30 Girls @ Cascade 5/1 Boys & Girls @ Northeast 5/8 Boys & Girls @ Monticello
about 1 month ago, Pete Bonifas
Angie Read
4th graders partnered with Maquoketa State Bank to play a game of Baseball Bank Vocabulary! Thank you MSB!
about 1 month ago, Angie Read
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Due to the 1:30 PM release today will not have any Leap after school activities.
about 1 month ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Andrew Community Schools
Due to weather, Andrew School will be dismissing 2 hours early today, April 18.
about 1 month ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Andrew CSD will hold classes today. Keep an eye out for a possible early out depending on weather predictions later this morning.
about 1 month ago, Andrew Community Schools
Kristen Wright
Middle school engineers designed and built rockets today!
about 1 month ago, Kristen Wright
Angie Read
This morning 4th graders used a Venn Diagram to compare and contrast narrator’s points of view. They also created a writing piece that told about an event in both first person and third. They did great, and used their best handwriting, punctuation, and spelling! ⭐️🗒
about 1 month ago, Angie Read
Andrew Community School District
Please note that the last day of school will be May 23rd with a dismissal at 12:30
about 1 month ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
MS Girls Track @ Cascade today has been postponed. No makeup date yet.
about 1 month ago, Pete Bonifas
Brenda Nelson
Just a reminder that Andrew School is hosting a Family Breakfast on Friday, April 20th. This event will be held for students and families from 7:30 a.m. to ­8:00 a.m. The menu includes donuts, assorted fruit, juice/milk. The cost will be $1.50 for adults and $1.10 for students.
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Bobbie Jones
The Preschoolers first time eating lunch with the “big kids”. They did awesome!!!
about 1 month ago, Bobbie Jones
Kristen Wright
Backstage at the Leadership Day rally!
about 1 month ago, Kristen Wright
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Reminder there is no LEAP today due to Leadership Day activities.
about 1 month ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Chris Fee
We need your input to help us hire the next Andrew CSD principal. Survey closes April 18. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AndrewPrincipal
about 1 month ago, Chris Fee
Brenda Nelson
Tomorrow will be a GREAT day in Andrew. Join us for Leadership Day 2018 from 12:30-3:00.
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Andrew Community Schools
Despite our snow days this year, Andrew students will still attend school over 10 days beyond the state requirement. Our student's last day this year will remain May 23 with a 12:30pm dismissal.
about 1 month ago, Andrew Community Schools
Kristen Wright
CSI students investigated a “crime” scene and arrested the right suspect!
about 1 month ago, Kristen Wright
Kristen Wright
8th Grade science class giving molluscs a “grade” on the protectiveness of their shell.
about 1 month ago, Kristen Wright
Brenda Nelson
Our Andrew yard signs are for sale for $10 each. They are available to purchase in the office. Proceeds will go to our Student Lighthouse Fund for field trips, fine arts materials and any other programming that benefits all students! Thank you for supporting all of our students at Andrew! Go Hawks!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Andrew L.E.A.P.
LEAP was out and about at Little Bear Park today!
about 1 month ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Brenda Nelson
You are Invited to a Family Breakfast! Andrew School is hosting a Family Breakfast on Friday, April 20th. This event will be held for students and families from 7:30 a.m. to ­8:00 a.m. The menu includes donuts, assorted fruit, juice/milk. The cost will be $1.50 for adults and $1.10 for students. Please RSVP by Tuesday, April 10th with payment so we know how much food to order and prepare.
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Pete Bonifas
Andrew School was able to support Dance Marathon with a check for $731.41! Thank you to everyone for supporting this great cause! The winner of our class ice cream party was Mrs. Pitt's Kindergarten class, bringing in $212.76! Great job! #ftk
about 1 month ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Our 2nd grade students had a great afternoon at the Easton Valley Bike Rodeo! Bike safety, registration, obstacle courses, bike inspections, and a new helmet for each student to take home! Two lucky Andrew students also won bikes in the drawing! A huge shout out to Craig Reuter for organizing and inviting Andrew students over to participate!
about 1 month ago, Pete Bonifas
Brenda Nelson
Just a reminder to please complete our April Habit Booster by Tuesday, April 10th! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdLeJkpE-LSUeYqrhqFBWQmrSMvTskocfGF7F4GPNB5vkjqTg/viewform
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Bobbie Jones
We had an awesome mystery reader during afternoon preschool!
about 1 month ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Playing Head Bands to learn shapes!
about 1 month ago, Bobbie Jones
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Reminder...there will be no LEAP next week on Friday, April 13th due to Leadership Day activities!
about 1 month ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Pete Bonifas
Tomorrow is the last day to bring in money for Dance Marathon! If you would like to join our celebration, please come to school around 2pm tomorrow afternoon. The top fundraising class wins an ice cream party and here are the standings as of this afternoon: K-Pitts PreSchool 4th Grade K-Kilburg 3rd Grade 5th Grade 1st Grade Middle School 2nd Grade #FTK
about 1 month ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
Preschool fun!
about 1 month ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
Dance Marathon Update: Current Class Ranking by funds raised so far: 4th Grade Kindergarten-Kilburg 5th Grade Kindergarten-Pitts 1st Grade PreSchool 3rd Grade 2nd Grade Middle School The class with the most money raised will win an Ice Cream party! Keep up the great work! #FTK
about 1 month ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Please join us Friday April 27th at 5:30pm for Fine Arts Night!
about 1 month ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew L.E.A.P.
We have a slight change in programming for LEAP for tomorrow, April 4th. We will not be going swimming at the YMCA. We will have other activities at school for the 2nd - 5th graders. Sorry for the inconvenience! If your student will not be attending, please call the office at 563-672-3221 or write in your student's planner. Thanks!
about 1 month ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Kate Arnold
Andrew LEAP Curtain Call Presents: The Three Bully Goats Griff on stage this Friday, April 6th, 2018 at 8am. Cast members include: Blake, Chloie, Max, Cora, Jack, Carleigh, Jami, & Trinity.
about 1 month ago, Kate Arnold
Brenda Nelson
You are Invited to a Family Breakfast! Andrew School is hosting a Family Breakfast on Friday, April 20th. This event will be held for students and families from 7:30 a.m. to ­8:00 a.m. The menu includes donuts, assorted fruit, juice/milk. The cost will be $1.50 for adults and $1.10 for students. Please RSVP by Tuesday, April 10th with payment so we know how much food to order and prepare. ​ Sign-up sheets will be coming home today!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Brenda Nelson
Please complete our April Habit Booster by Tuesday, April 10th! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdLeJkpE-LSUeYqrhqFBWQmrSMvTskocfGF7F4GPNB5vkjqTg/viewform
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Bobbie Jones
I can create with shapes!
about 1 month ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Cutest Bunnies ever!
about 1 month ago, Bobbie Jones
Tristan Sikkema
We got a new game in PE called GA GA Ball. Click the link to see https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0BwyrQUziz5yWLS1GeHlWVUJjOGM?usp=sharing
about 1 month ago, Tristan Sikkema
Carla Till
April, May, June Hawk Herald: http://5il.co/32js
about 1 month ago, Carla Till
Carla Till
Remember Spring Picture Day is tomorrow, Tuesday March 27th. Get those smiles ready!!!
about 1 month ago, Carla Till
Brenda Nelson
Lots of creative building going on in S.O.S. today.
about 1 month ago, Brenda Nelson
Mrs. Wagner
Our 5th grade leaders teaching preschool about Synergizing!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Wagner
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Tonight at LEAP we played Gaga Ball and indoor soccer!
2 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Kristen Wright
Please remember to return your child’s Leadership Day fundraiser form to school tomorrow along with any donations collected. Let’s work together to meet our goal!
2 months ago, Kristen Wright
Carla Till
Andrew Community School Kindergarten Round Up is tonight at 6:30. Please meet in the school cafeteria. See you tonight!!
2 months ago, Carla Till
Pete Bonifas
We still have room for 5 more teams for Trivia Night! April 7th starting at 6:30pm. Participants are encouraged to have a team theme with costumes and their own table decorations! $80/team. Call Kylie at 309-738-7153 or Jess at at 563-542-5822.
2 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
The Leprechaun stopped by preschool. He left a mess and escaped all of our traps!
2 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
A full day of work at the Preschool Auto Repair Shop!
2 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Jill Kilburg
3rd grade had fun learning about animal skulls!
2 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Tristan Sikkema
In PE we are doing our dance unit by playing - Just Dance
2 months ago, Tristan Sikkema
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Out and About today at the Hurstville Interpretive Center! Thanks again Jess and Jenn!
2 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Kristen Wright
MS students kicked off their “Game of Life” PBL unit by touring Loras College and NICC. Future college grads!
2 months ago, Kristen Wright
Bobbie Jones
Planning and building Leprechaun traps!!
2 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kate Arnold
Leap curtain call working hard yesterday afternoon!
2 months ago, Kate Arnold
Bobbie Jones
I can write letters!
2 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
Some teachers in the preschool decided to drink the green milk and juice today at snack, even though they were warned it might turn their feet green. Preschool students had fun making predictions and seeing what happened!
2 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Kate Arnold
Field trip to Ohnward Fine Arts to see a magician and look at who got to go on stage!
2 months ago, Kate Arnold
Bobbie Jones
I can paint!
2 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
Our Parent and Community Lighthouse Team meeting will be postponed from tonight and rescheduled for Wednesday, March 21 at 6:30. We hope you can join us!
2 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
Our middle school students got to sample some new food offerings at lunch today. Thanks for letting us try these out, Ms. Jill!
2 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Session 4 LEAP forms are going home today! New programs will start next Monday, 3/19. Please return them by Friday March 16th. #Iowa21cclc https://tinyurl.com/ybl6lsww
2 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Carla Till
Kindergarten Round - Up will be Thursday, March 22 at 6:30 in the Andrew Cafeteria!
3 months ago, Carla Till
Andrew Community Schools
New day, same slick roads. No school for Andrew elem/MS. Conferences ON AS SCHEDULED. Maquoketa/Bellevue HS shuttles on a 2 hr delay.
3 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Maqoketa and Bellevue schools also cancelling classes today. Andrew conferences from 12:30-8pm still ON AS SCHEDULED.
3 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Ice will force Andrew elem/ms to cancel school today (due to conferences) Conferences still scheduled. HS bus routes on 2 hr delay.
3 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Kristen Wright
Fun with our families at our Parent & Community Lighthouse Team Carnival!
3 months ago, Kristen Wright
Pete Bonifas
Great turnout at the Carnival! Thank you to all the volunteers that made it happen.
3 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Mrs. Wagner
Great job to all of our students and staff who planned Spirit week and our spirit games this afternoon!
3 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
Their act of kindness today was to come and say good morning to Ms. Carla and wish her a Happy Friday with a hug included!
3 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Kristen Wright
Creating fruit pianos with Makey Makey and coding with Scratch for our SOS time!
3 months ago, Kristen Wright
Kate Arnold
The Andrew Band family enjoying themselves at the creative adventure lab in Dubuque!
3 months ago, Kate Arnold
Brenda Nelson
Just a reminder that the Andrew School Carnival is planned for Sunday, March 4th from 1:30-3:30. There will be fun games created by our students and a silent cake auction. Game tickets cost 25 cents each. Each family that completes the March Habit Booster before the school carnival will earn 10 free tickets for each child in the family. Tickets will be handed out at the carnival. Hope to see you there!! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScaNd0Fl42O3Rr5QQ8_tmJ7Bav4MrahD55JdxhUXKyiyd527g/viewform
3 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Bobbie Jones
The cutest “nerds” you will ever see!
3 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kate Arnold
Coming soon to a stage near you!
3 months ago, Kate Arnold
Pete Bonifas
The monthly Parent Lighthouse meeting will now be held on Wednesday March 14th at 6:30pm. Have a great Spring Break!
3 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Mrs. Wagner
Nurse Kelley talked with our middle school students about safety and emergency responses as part of our survival skills unit. Students even got to practice CPR!
3 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
We had a fantastic Mystery Reader in preschool today!
3 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
I can write!
3 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Crazy hair day!
3 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Sami Pitts
Presenting at the Leader In Me Symposium in Des Moines!
3 months ago, Sami Pitts
Kristen Wright
Prepping for our symposium presentation! #TLIM
3 months ago, Kristen Wright
Megan Fischer
Learning lots about Leader in Me. So proud to have been represented by great students 🖤💛
3 months ago, Megan Fischer
Andrew Community Schools
So proud of our Andrew students & staff who presented at the national Leader In Me symposium event today! Way to put Andrew on the map!
3 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Brenda Nelson
An Andrew School Carnival is planned for Sunday, March 4th from 1:30-3:30. There will be fun games created by our students and a silent cake auction. Game tickets cost 25 cents each. Each family that completes the March Habit Booster before the school carnival will earn 10 free tickets for each child in the family. Tickets will be handed out at the carnival. Hope to see you there!! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScaNd0Fl42O3Rr5QQ8_tmJ7Bav4MrahD55JdxhUXKyiyd527g/viewform
3 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Kristen Wright
Happy to celebrate Leadership Day at fellow Lighthouse School, Maple Grove Elementary! Their theme: Give Love #TLIM
3 months ago, Kristen Wright
Kate Arnold
Our middle schoolers working hard this afternoon at Marquette!
3 months ago, Kate Arnold
Brenda Nelson
We are in need of 3 more volunteers to help run games at our school carnival on Sunday, March 4th. One position is from 1:30-2:30 and two positions are from 2:30-3:30. Call the school office if you are able to help out!
3 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Kate Arnold
Our 7 Middle School Honor Choir Participants have their performance this evening at Marquette Catholic School in Bellevue at 7PM. We hope to see you there!
3 months ago, Kate Arnold
Andrew Community Schools
Minor bus accident this morning involving HS Shuttle en route to Maq HS. No inuries. Minor damage from another vehicle rear ending our bus.
3 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Pete Bonifas
Spirit Week is next week! Monday: Pajama Day Tuesday: Crazy Hair Day Wednesday: Wacky Dress Day Thursday: Nerd Day Friday: Black and Gold Day and Hat Day (bring $1)
3 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Mrs. Wagner
5th graders leading our preschoolers to learn about Habit 5! They played a fun game of Simon Says to practice the skill of listening!
3 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Brenda Nelson
Please complete our March habit booster by Friday, March 2nd. Each family that completes the March habit booster before the school carnival on Sunday, March 4th will earn 10 free tickets for each child in the family. Tickets will be handed out at the carnival. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1bFeQqme1vhQVVUVkS4N1DA6N0u8C-7aMWDbxxMWBD5g/edit
3 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Kristen Wright
Middle school science class learned how genes code for proteins by creating snowflake “cells” based on color codes.
3 months ago, Kristen Wright
Pete Bonifas
On Sunday, March 4th the Parent Lighthouse Team is hosting a Carnival in the main gym for Pre-K - 8th grade from 1:30pm - 3:30pm. In order to host this AWESOME event, they will need a dozen or so volunteers to help make the afternoon a success. If you're interested in volunteering, please contact Jess Wagner (563-542-5822 / jesswagner423@gmail.com) or Brittney Veach at billybrittneyveach@gmail.com.
3 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Mark your calendar’s for Trivia Night Saturday, April 7th starting at 6:30pm at the Andrew fire station!
3 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Denise Davis
Recess is SNOW much fun!
3 months ago, Denise Davis
Denise Davis
Some 2nd grade sweet hearts!!
3 months ago, Denise Davis
Denise Davis
Sharpening our saw during our “compliment circle time” makes us all feel warm and fuzzy!
3 months ago, Denise Davis
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Great times and great weather at our ski trip yesterday at Sundown Mountain: https://photos.app.goo.gl/ysmVwYAM80EfQ6Vw2
3 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Jill Kilburg
Having fun with fraction strips! We are learning about equivalent fractions.
3 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Bobbie Jones
Art time in 3 year old preschool!
3 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
On Sunday, March 4th the Parent Lighthouse Team is hosting a Carnival in the main gym for Pre-K - 8th grade from 1:30pm - 3:30pm. In order to host this AWESOME event, they will need a dozen or so volunteers to help make the afternoon a success. If you're interested in volunteering, please contact Jess Wagner (563-542-5822 / jesswagner423@gmail.com) or Brittney Veach at billybrittneyveach@gmail.com.
3 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Brenda Nelson
Don't forget to complete our February habit booster by Friday. Thanks! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd19J-H38pGpYoJkVjaEX4RzPE-v4ZTpklm5YCdx7VHoxrYtQ/viewform
3 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Andrew L.E.A.P.
The Winter Ski Trip for the 4th - 8th graders is this Thursday, February 15th and the forecast looks great! Here are the trip details: http://5il.co/2l43
3 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Kristen Wright
Fun learning to navigate using cardinal directions in Project Based Learning.
3 months ago, Kristen Wright
Kristen Wright
Exploring trends in the history of U. S. immigration in middle school social studies.
3 months ago, Kristen Wright
Brenda Nelson
Families- please contribute to our February Family Habit Booster by Friday, February 16th. One electronic form or paper copy per family is needed. Thanks! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd19J-H38pGpYoJkVjaEX4RzPE-v4ZTpklm5YCdx7VHoxrYtQ/viewform
3 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Bobbie Jones
We had an awesome Mystery Reader in afternoon preschool today!
3 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Andrew Community Schools
Andrew CSD will be closed all day tomorrow, Friday - Feb. 9 due to weather.
3 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
We will have a 2 hr delay Tuesday, Feb. 6. No AM preschool and no AM LEAP. Thanks
4 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Melissa Widel
Little Hawks Champs 🥇
4 months ago, Melissa Widel
Andrew Community School District
Andrew CSD will have a 12:30 early dismissal today due to possible winter weather. There will be no pm preschool or LEAP activities.
4 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Melissa Widel
First place champs at Little Hawk Tournament 🥇
4 months ago, Melissa Widel
Denise Davis
Our weekly compliment circle time makes all of us in 2nd grade feel warm and fuzzy inside!!
4 months ago, Denise Davis
Bobbie Jones
Working hard on puzzles during center time.
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
Thank you to some of our former and current Andrew students for a wonderful discussion on leadership and 4H today during lunch!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Kate Arnold
Middle School enjoying their art elective.
4 months ago, Kate Arnold
Mrs. Wagner
5th grade leaders teaching preschool friends about “Think Win-Win” today!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Jill Kilburg
3rd, 4th, & 5th graders @ lunch w/ leaders!
4 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Kate Arnold
Middle Schoolers working diligently on their Music History Projects!
4 months ago, Kate Arnold
Kate Arnold
Musical Twister! A new way to learn note reading on the treble staff.
4 months ago, Kate Arnold
Kate Arnold
Thursday's Curtain Call LEAP cast getting in some practice on our play entitled: The Three Bully Goats Griff!
4 months ago, Kate Arnold
Mrs. Wagner
Thank you to Officer Gruver and the Andrew Lion’s Club for joining us for donuts this morning!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
Preschool fun! Making a grocery list, going to the store and finally making supper!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
We had so much fun playing pin the carrot on the snowman with our mystery reader today!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kathy Haverkamp
The 101st Day of School in 5th Grade was lots of fun!
4 months ago, Kathy Haverkamp
Andrew L.E.A.P.
We had our first session of Yoga last night at LEAP before our Iowa State Extension program. #namaste
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Pete Bonifas
The Andrew Lions Club would like to welcome the new Sheriffs Deputy in town, Chad Gruver. They are sponsoring “Donuts with the Deputy” this Friday for all students and staff at Andrew from 7:40 AM until 8 AM.
4 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Jill Kilburg
100th day fun!
4 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Jill Kilburg
100 year old 3rd graders!
4 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Kathy Haverkamp
5th graders (and their teacher) celebrated the 100th Day of school by dressing as if they were 100 years old.
4 months ago, Kathy Haverkamp
Pete Bonifas
Lions Club Blood Drive is tonight from 3:30pm-6:30pm in the Andrew Main Gym. Please consider donating if you are able!
4 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Check out what our friends from the National Mississippi River Museum brought to the afterschool program last night! We saw a Honduran milk snake, a corn snake, a Kenyan sand boa, and a pine snake.
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Mrs. Wagner
8th grade students visited Bellevue High School this morning. Thank you to our former Andrew students for leading us around!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Andrew L.E.A.P.
REMINDER: There is no afternoon LEAP this Friday, February 2nd due to the Little Hawk Basketball Tournament.
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Pete Bonifas
Reminder: Blood Drive tomorrow from 3:30-6:30pm at the Andrew Gym hosted by the Andrew Lions Club. Andrew School can receive a $250 grant if we collect at least 20 units! Please remember to eat before donating and bring a photo ID.
4 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
Thank You to the Andrew Parent Lighthouse Team for hosting the Andrew family afternoon gathering at the YMCA. Thanks to all of the families who participated, everyone had a great time!
4 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Andrew Family Fun day is tomorrow from 12:30- 2:30 at the Maquoketa YMCA. Bring your swimming gear or play in the gym. There will br refreshments as well!
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders making sunshine baskets!
4 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Kristen Wright
Team WAFFLES enjoyed helping out at Homeward Bownd for our service project.
4 months ago, Kristen Wright
Angie Read
Making Sunshine! 😎☀️
4 months ago, Angie Read
Mrs. Wagner
5th grade leaders teaching preschoolers about Habit 3!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Elise Cullers
Our first blanket for the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital is complete! Looks good girls!
4 months ago, Elise Cullers
Angie Read
Bring on division!
4 months ago, Angie Read
Mrs. Wagner
Making tie blankets for the children at University of Iowa Children’s hospital!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
Making tie blankets for the children at University of Iowa Children’s hospital!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
Counting playdough teeth!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Melting the ice to free the toys!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
3 year old preschool art: Painting toys with shaving cream!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Shout out to our middle school kids for helping run stations at the LEAP basketball clinic!
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Our high score bowlers from LEAP this week were Jada and Chris! Congrats!
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Kristen Wright
Middle school students in Mrs. Wright’s homeroom need to return signed release forms tomorrow for our trip to Homeward Bownd on Friday.
4 months ago, Kristen Wright
Melissa Widel
Bowling Fun 🎳
4 months ago, Melissa Widel
Denise Davis
Second graders enjoyed learning about a new reading standard, Author’s Purpose!
4 months ago, Denise Davis
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders are engineers and trying to build a cart!
4 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Pete Bonifas
On Tuesday, January 30th the Andrew Lions Club will be hosting a Blood Drive from 3:30pm-6:30pm in the Andrew Gym. Andrew Community Schools will be eligible for a $250 grant if organizers can collect as least 20 units of blood! Please consider donating blood if you are able, and mark your calendars for January 30th.
4 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kristen Wright
We had fun celebrating progress toward our WIGs (Wildly Important Goals) on Friday!
4 months ago, Kristen Wright
Brenda Nelson
We LOVE SOS time with magnet toys!!
4 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Mrs. Wagner
Sledding during SOS today!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Kate Arnold
New SOS Time today! Snowman Clothespin Craft! Mrs. Asmussen, Mrs. Arnold, Mrs. Jamison, and Ms. Jillian
4 months ago, Kate Arnold
Mrs. Wagner
Fun coloring during SOS!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
5th grade leaders teaching preschoolers about Habit 2 today!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
I can write letters!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kristen Wright
We had tons of fun planning and engineering structures designed to withstand floods, earthquakes, and hurricanes!
4 months ago, Kristen Wright
Bobbie Jones
I can draw and color!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Playing in the dirt is fun!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Tristan Sikkema
Preschool working with balloons in pe class
4 months ago, Tristan Sikkema
Brenda Nelson
Please take a moment to fill out our January Family Habit Booster. Paper copies will be sent home with our PK-5th students. Only 1 form is required per family. https://goo.gl/forms/rJ1TvanmvZ7JeTo02
4 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Andrew Community School District
Attention Andrew Families: Andrew will have a 2-hour delay tomorrow, Tuesday, January 16th. There will be no morning LEAP, no morning preschool, and no breakfast.
4 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Session III LEAP programs will start tomorrow! If your student cannot attend please send a note or call the office at 563-672-3221. Also, students will be dressed and ready to check out at 5:25pm every night, with school closing at 5:30pm. PHONE UPDATE: If you need to reach LEAP staff during program hours of 3:30-5:30pm please call 563-672-3221 and press 4 to reach a Program Supervisor.
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Andrew Community School District
Reminder: Students do not have school today due to Andrew teachers having professional development. In addition, we will start our professional development at 10:00 today due to the weather. Teachers, please report to the library at 10:00. Thank You!
4 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Mrs. Wagner
Sharing our leadership notebooks with our accountability cross-grade groups!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
Thank you to our students and families for bringing in your poptabs to support The Ronald McDonald House of Eastern Iowa! A reminder that our school-wide competition goes through April 6. Please keep sending poptabs in with your students!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
Our 5th grade leaders taught our 4 year old preschoolers about being proative this morning! They even played a game of “Proactive, Proactive, Reactive” which was based off of the game “Duck, duck, goose”!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Denise Davis
Cross graded accountability partners sharing their Leadership Notebooks!
4 months ago, Denise Davis
Jill Kilburg
Accountibility partners
4 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Melissa Widel
Go Noodle dancing in the mornings! 💃🏽🕺🏼
4 months ago, Melissa Widel
Melissa Widel
Go Noodle dancing in the mornings! 💃🏽🕺🏼
4 months ago, Melissa Widel
Andrew Community Schools
Roads appear to be in normal winter driving condition. Please plan on regular school hours tomorrow unless something changes overnight.
4 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Pete Bonifas
The Andrew School Parent & Community Lighthouse Team is hosting a FAMILY FUN DAY at the YMCA on Sunday, January 28th from 12:30pm - 2:30pm. Bring your swimsuit, or tennis shoes to play in the gym. There will be games and refreshments in the multipurpose room. All Andrew students and their families are invited to this free event! http://5il.co/2lne
4 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders learning about plays!
4 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Andrew Community School District
Andrew Families, Andrew CSD will be dismissed today at 12:30. There will be no afternoon preschool, LEAP and all after-school activities have been canceled.
4 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Kristen Wright
Middle school social studies students are learning about human rights and creating posters to educate classmates.
4 months ago, Kristen Wright
Andrew Community Schools
The water main break at Maq HS has been repaired. School will resume as normal.
4 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Attn-Andrew students attending Maq HS: A water main break occurred at the HS. Repairs are underway. More info will be sent in at 6:00am.
4 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Mrs. Wagner
So great to see and hear from our former Andrew students who are now leading at Maquoketa High School! Thank you for taking the time today to welcome our 8th grade students and share more about your school!
4 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
We have great readers in 3 year old preschool!
4 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Andrew L.E.A.P.
New LEAP forms are coming home tonight for Session III which will run from January 16th - March 16th. Forms are due by Friday, January 12th. The registration form can also be accessed here: http://5il.co/2l3z
4 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Andrew Community Schools
Andrew CSD is planning on normal start/end times Monday, Jan. 8. Please ignore the inaccurate delay posted on local news ch18.
4 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Melissa Widel
Lego fun during SOS time
5 months ago, Melissa Widel
Melissa Widel
Cooking fun!
5 months ago, Melissa Widel
Andrew Community School District
Update: Due to having all day preschool tomorrow, our preschool students may also come to school at 10:00 am. There will be no am LEAP tomorrow due to our 2-hour late start.
5 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community Schools
Another cold day, another 2 hour late start tomorrow, January 5th. No AM preschool.
5 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew L.E.A.P.
Just a reminder...Our current LEAP programs will run until Friday January 12th! New registration forms will be coming out very soon as well as a ski trip sign up for grades 4th-8th. Stay warm!
5 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Carla Till
Winter 2018 Hawk Herald: http://5il.co/2kee
5 months ago, Carla Till
Sami Pitts
Happy New Year— Addition Style
5 months ago, Sami Pitts
Bobbie Jones
When it’s too cold to build snowmen outside...we make playdough snowmen inside!
5 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Playdough fun under the table!
5 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Andrew Community School District
Andrew CSD will have a 2-hour late start tomorrow, January 4th due to cold temperatures. There will be no am preschool and no am LEAP.
5 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community Schools
There will be a 2 hour late start tomorrow morning, Thursday, Jan 4th due to extremely cold wind chill temps. No morning preschool. Be safe!
5 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Pete Bonifas
A Knights of Columbus Free Throw contest is being held Sunday, January 14th at the Maquoketa YMCA at 1pm. Boys and Girls ages 9-14 can participate. Sign ups can be done on site or you can bring this registration form: http://5il.co/2k55
5 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community Schools
Can’t wait to welcome students back tomorrow to kick off 2018. Despite the cold temps, please plan on normal start/end times. Dress warm!
5 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Sami Pitts
Caroling at Maquoketa State Bank
5 months ago, Sami Pitts
Melissa Widel
Santa crafts 🎅🏻
5 months ago, Melissa Widel
Sami Pitts
Christmas Caroling
5 months ago, Sami Pitts
Kristen Wright
Lots of fun learning survival skills with middle school at Prairie Creek!
5 months ago, Kristen Wright
Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District has an opening for a para-educator beginning January 8th. Please contact the school for more information or complete the application on Teach Iowa (link below). https://www.applitrack.com/teachiowa/onlineapp/JobPostings/view.asp?FromAdmin=true&AppliTrackJobId=37452
5 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Carla Till
On Thursday December 21,2017 Kindergarten - 5th grade will be caroling in Maquoketa from 8:30 - 10:30. If you do not wish for your child to participate please call their teacher or the school office at (563)672-3221. Thank You.
5 months ago, Carla Till
Melissa Widel
Papermache in Middle School Art
5 months ago, Melissa Widel
Mrs. Wagner
Some special visitors came to visit us during SOS today!
5 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
We can build!
5 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
A tiny bit of snow brings about the urge to make snow angels :)
5 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Look Ms. Jones!!! It snowed!!!
5 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kristen Wright
Fun playing basketball in SOS
5 months ago, Kristen Wright
Sami Pitts
New Writing Journals!
5 months ago, Sami Pitts
Bobbie Jones
AM Preschool working hard in Santa’s Workshop!
5 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
Jackson County Conservation & Iowa State Extension are hosting an Overnight Camp at the Hurstville Interpretive Center December 27th-28th for youth currently in grades 4th - 6th. Activities include ice fishing, snowshoeing, and more! Registration and $15 payment are due December 15th. http://5il.co/2hwh
5 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kate Arnold
We are ready for tomorrow night! Elementary Concert at 6:30. Students arrive by 6:15! See you there!
5 months ago, Kate Arnold
Andrew L.E.A.P.
A couple of important LEAP updates...There will be LEAP tomorrow after school (12/14) prior to the Elementary Winter Concert, which starts @ 6:30pm. If your child is not attending LEAP tomorrow, please send a note or call the office @ 563-672-3221. There will be NO LEAP after school on Thursday 12/21.
5 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Andrew Community School District
Andrew 5th graders presented to the school board about their hydroponics system.
5 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Angie Read
Thank you Maquoketa State Bank for teaching us about saving and spending! We had a blast shopping today! 😊
5 months ago, Angie Read
Andrew L.E.A.P.
We will still have LEAP on Thursday December 14th, prior to the Elementary Winter Concert, which begins at 6:30pm. Please send a note or communicate with the office at 563-672-3221 if you do not plan on attending LEAP this Thursday.
5 months ago, Andrew L.E.A.P.
Pete Bonifas
Thanks to all the families who have filled out the December Family Habit Booster! Please be sure to fill it out online or send in the paper copy by December 15th to be entered into the drawing to win Andrew Hawk prizes. 5 lucky names will be drawn live on December 18th. https://tinyurl.com/y8uy528h
5 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
Here are our meeting notes from the December Parent Lighthouse Meeting: http://5il.co/2gmw Please join us for the next meeting on January 3rd @ 6:30. The link is also located in the Documents section of the website in the Parent Lighthouse Folder.
6 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders exploring with twirly birds during science.
6 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Pete Bonifas
Please take a couple of minutes to fill out our December Family Habit Booster in the form provided below in the link. For any family that turns in a Family Habit Booster between now and December 15th (paper or electronic copy) your name will be put into a drawing to win Andrew Hawk prizes. Five lucky families will be chosen! Only one form is required per family. https://tinyurl.com/y8uy528h
6 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Angie Read
4th graders working hard on multi-step math problems!
6 months ago, Angie Read
Sami Pitts
Listening to a Kindergarten friend while waiting for the bus!
6 months ago, Sami Pitts
Brenda Nelson
First grade is working on number bonds that equal 9. Look at all these number sentences!
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Denise Davis
Second graders are working hard during our math lesson, as they are learning another strategy for adding 2 digit numbers.
6 months ago, Denise Davis
Bobbie Jones
Three year old preschool is a lot of work!
6 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Melissa Widel
Story hour during academic time by one of our own 3rd graders!
6 months ago, Melissa Widel
Kate Arnold
We hope to see you at our annual Elementary Winter Concert on December 14th at 6:30pm in the main gym!
6 months ago, Kate Arnold
Pete Bonifas
Tarantulas, cockroaches, millipedes, and corn snakes were brought in tonight from the River Museum tonight at LEAP!
6 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Melissa Widel
Cooking fun!🍪
6 months ago, Melissa Widel
Kristen Wright
Families having fun with middle school makerspace projects
6 months ago, Kristen Wright
Bobbie Jones
I can plan and build!
6 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
A great time at Literacy Night!
6 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
A great time at Literacy Night!
6 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Pete Bonifas
We are excited to gather with everyone tonight for Family Literacy Night! Our meal starts at 5:30pm. Local author B.J. Schwartz will be here from Plumery Tails Mal-amusement park along with malamute's Max and Odin! B.J. will have his books available before and after tonight's program.
6 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kate Arnold
The band students that met their Trimester 1 practicing goal had a blast yesterday learning a hip-hop dance routine with Garrick Johnson!
6 months ago, Kate Arnold
Kate Arnold
There is still time to fulfill the November Habit Booster sharing what you are grateful for! You can fill it out now or we can help you fill it out at Literacy Night tomorrow night! https://goo.gl/forms/0Oi8WsMS9MEntoxf1 Thank you! School & Community Culture Team
6 months ago, Kate Arnold
Angie Read
4th graders checking out the chickens!
6 months ago, Angie Read
Bobbie Jones
Our mystery reader did a great job reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar today. We have great leaders in preschool!
6 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Brenda Nelson
Family Literacy Night Please join us for a fun night of storytelling with author B.J. Schwartz and his k-9 companion Max from Plumery Tails. Arrive at school on November 28th for a FREE supper from 5:30-6:15 p.m. From 6:15-7:00ish, families are invited to the gym to be entertained by B.J. Schwartz and his k-9 companion Max.
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Kate Arnold
6th Grade boys synergizing and making music. Today we worked on playing "Up On The Housetop" on the boomwhackers.
6 months ago, Kate Arnold
Tara Notz
Andrew 8th graders are visiting Maquoketa High School today to tour their Career and Technology Education programs.
6 months ago, Tara Notz
Pete Bonifas
Bellevue High School is hosting a free basketball clinic on Saturdays for boys currently in grades 1st - 8th. The dates are November 25th, December 2nd,9th,16th. Times are: 3rd - 5th Grade 8:30am - 9:30am (High School Gym) 6th - 8th Grade 9:30am - 10:30am (High School Gym) 1st - 2nd Grade 9:30am - 10:30am (Multi-Purpose )
6 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kate Arnold
Please take a moment to complete our November Family Habit Booster. Share with us what you are thankful for! https://goo.gl/forms/VerovtUSOngmyiRr1
6 months ago, Kate Arnold
Mrs. Wagner
Another day of chicken chores...3 eggs this morning!
6 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
Having fun making music in SOS!
6 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Andrew Community School District
Reminder: Andrew CSD will have a 12:30 pm early out on Monday, November 20th & Tuesday, November 21st due to conferences. There will be no am preschool on Tuesday and there will be no LEAP activities on Monday & Tuesday. We look forward to seeing families at conferences. Your students are looking forward to sharing their learning with you!
6 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Denise Davis
Play-Doh S.O.S. time brings out our creativity!
6 months ago, Denise Davis
Bobbie Jones
The Four Year Old Preschool children worked hard to disguise their turkey so he won’t be eaten on Thanksgiving!
6 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Brenda Nelson
SOS fun with puzzles!
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Brenda Nelson
SOS fun with puzzles!
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Mrs. Wagner
Thank you to our Veterans for joining us for breakfast today!
6 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
Thank you to our Veterans for joining us for breakfast today!
6 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Andrew Community School District
5th graders were able to harvest basil today from their hydroponics garden and use it to make a delicious marinara sauce for their breadsticks.
6 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders learning about patterns of motion!
6 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Melissa Widel
Making Turkeys- Gobble Gobble 🦃
6 months ago, Melissa Widel
Brenda Nelson
Veterans are invited to Andrew School on Friday, November 17th from 7:40-8:00 to eat breakfast with our students. Andrew school will provide each veteran with a free breakfast compliments of the Andrew Student Lighthouse Team.
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Mrs. Wagner
Just another day of chicken chores at Andrew School!
6 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Pete Bonifas
The Benefit and Silent Auction for the Strodtman Family is tonight @ 5:30pm. Soup, salad and desert for a free will donation.
6 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Melissa Widel
A great morning of basketball for the Andrew 3rd and 4th graders! 3rd place today!❤️🏀
6 months ago, Melissa Widel
Brenda Nelson
A HUGE shout out to our Andrew Families for donating 87 food items to our Free Little Pantry!! Way to go Hawks!!
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Melissa Widel
Fun in SOS time with Duplo legos!
6 months ago, Melissa Widel
Melissa Widel
Cooking club-Monkey Bread success!
6 months ago, Melissa Widel
Bobbie Jones
Center time!
6 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Brenda Nelson
Our Veterans Day assembly is tomorrow at 2:30. In honor of our veterans, please send your students to school wearing red, white, and blue!
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Pete Bonifas
Please join us for our Veterans Day assembly tomorrow at 2:30pm in the Main Gym.
6 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Brenda Nelson
Friday is the last day for our food drive for the Free Little Pantry. We are in need of boxed food items that will not freeze over the winter.
6 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Andrew Community School District
Dear Preschool Families, There will be no preschool on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. In order to have enough time to meet with each preschool family, I will need to use the entire day for conferences. Your preschooler and I are looking forward to sharing all of the great things we have learned :) Thank you, Ms. Jones
6 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Melissa Widel
Turkey Fun at After School
7 months ago, Melissa Widel
Kate Arnold
5th graders attended the Arts Trek Concert today in Dubuque. Thanks Dubuque Symphony Orchestra!
7 months ago, Kate Arnold
Carla Till
Parents please remind your students to check out the Lost and Found items. We have several items that students may be needing. Thank You
7 months ago, Carla Till
Bobbie Jones
Play-doh fun on the floor!
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
Check out the 3D printed lego rings the 3D printing club made at LEAP tonight. #AndrewLeap
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
Andrew Middle School students developing our school-wide goal data board.
7 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Andrew Families, Here are the links to our Chromebook Handbook and the digital citizenship rubric. These are also located in the Student/Parent Resources link on our website or in the documents section. Please review these with your students as these are the documents that will be followed to support students in talking about the use of technology at Andrew. http://5il.co/27xw http://5il.co/27xx
7 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Denise Davis
Second graders are investigating liquids!
7 months ago, Denise Davis
Pete Bonifas
A “Free Little Pantry” is a mini food pantry where those who want and/or need supplies can go. Where: The “Free Little Pantry” is near the Andrew Little Leaders Daycare. Why: There is a local need for FREE nonperishable food items and personal care items. The “Free Little Pantry” is for anyone! Our “Free Little Pantry” is in need of nonperishable BOXED food items and personal care items that will withstand the freezing temperatures over the winter months. Please help us to stock our pantry by bringing items to school the week of November 5th to November 10th.
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Wendy Casel
At Andrew, we CELEBRATE!
7 months ago, Wendy Casel
Sami Pitts
A trip to the post office to mail out our cards to the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital! Sending well wishes!
7 months ago, Sami Pitts
Tara Notz
Middle school students during our cooking SOS time.
7 months ago, Tara Notz
Pete Bonifas
Please join us for a Veterans Day assembly this Friday 11/10 @ 2:30pm.
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Thank you KMAQ for having us on today!
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Mrs. Wagner
Coloring and doodling for our new SOS
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
Autumn leaves are falling down!
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kristen Wright
We have chickens at Andrew! Students are excited!
7 months ago, Kristen Wright
Sami Pitts
Just a little Season writing and completing our math with a new tool!
7 months ago, Sami Pitts
Pete Bonifas
Tonight at LEAP: Board Games Galore and Cooking Club
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Sami Pitts
Pumpkin Building in Kindergarten
7 months ago, Sami Pitts
Tristan Sikkema
Preschool and 1st-grade bowling/target practice in gym class. https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0BwyrQUziz5yWSjRNdUhTUVZuclk?usp=sharing
7 months ago, Tristan Sikkema
Bobbie Jones
Preschool Halloween Fun!!
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
Leap field trip to Papa’s photo album: https://photos.app.goo.gl/rpH7kCumTtdkt9Rq2
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kristen Wright
Team WAFFLES cleaning up around the school for Make a Difference Day!
7 months ago, Kristen Wright
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders braving the cold to help raise money for childhood cancer research!
7 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Mrs. Wagner
Meet some of Andrew School’s student ambassadors!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Sami Pitts
Make A Difference Day 2017
7 months ago, Sami Pitts
Mrs. Wagner
These students made a difference today by helping to clean up our school!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Elise Cullers
Braving the cold to greet you all for our leadership assembly! Hot cocoa and coder abailable for a dollar!
7 months ago, Elise Cullers
Sami Pitts
Thank you 4th grade for an amazing time at your arcade!
7 months ago, Sami Pitts
Mrs. Wagner
3rd grade and Kira enjoying reading!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Elise Cullers
Don't forget! Your trick -or- treat for UNICEF boxes & donations are due this Friday! Boxes can be turned in to Mrs. Cullers.
7 months ago, Elise Cullers
Angie Read
4th graders are HAPPY! 🎉💻😁
7 months ago, Angie Read
Bobbie Jones
I can count!
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
I can retell The Five Little Pumpkins story.
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Andrew Community School District
The Andrew Middle School band and choir concert is tomorrow night at 6:30 pm. We have lots of new music and songs to share. Hope to see you there.
7 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders working on our new computers!
7 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Angie Read
4th Grade created Carboard Arcade this Friday! All money earned will go to Jack's family!
7 months ago, Angie Read
Kristen Wright
Middle school having fun with the acting troupe from Dimes, Dollars, and Decisions and learning about finances.
7 months ago, Kristen Wright
Brenda Nelson
Remember to turn in your October Family Habit Booster: “Leadership Roles at Home” by Friday, October 27th.
7 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Sami Pitts
Getting ready for Make a Difference Day
7 months ago, Sami Pitts
Pete Bonifas
Please consider donating blood tonight from 3:30pm - 6:30pm in the Main Gym! Thanks again to the Andrew Lions Club for organizing this. Reminder...Andrew School can receive $250 in grant funds if we can collect 20 units today!
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
Synergizing using ramps.
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kristen Wright
Middle school students testing soil pH to determine the best area for a school garden.
7 months ago, Kristen Wright
Denise Davis
We learn so much by synergizing with each other as we share our leadership notebooks!
7 months ago, Denise Davis
Denise Davis
We learned so much about making, creating, and understanding arrarys in 2nd grade!
7 months ago, Denise Davis
Mrs. Wagner
Dress up in Preschool today!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mrs. Wagner
A successful opening day for The Cafe this morning!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Brenda Nelson
Kira and Jack enjoying “Socktoberfest” fundraiser for Jack’s family.
7 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Mrs. Wagner
The Cafe crew setting up today! The grand opening is tomorrow from 7:40-8:00. Open to middle school students, staff and community members. All proceeds will be going to support the Strodtman family.
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Kate Arnold
Some of our 8th graders at the Tri-Rivers Conference Middle School Honor Band!
7 months ago, Kate Arnold
Bobbie Jones
Working on counting as we give our jack-o-lantern teeth!
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
Creating a battery powered car in Makerspace today!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Pete Bonifas
Reminder...LEAP forms for Session II are due tomorrow! New programs will start on Monday, October 23rd. Here's a link to the registration form: http://5il.co/236b
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community Blood Drive: Monday, October 23rd from 3:30 pm-6:30 pm. Andrew School Gym. To donate, please contact Larry McMurray at 357-9952. Thank You!
7 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Elise Cullers
Check out our 2nd and 3rd grade Makerspace challenge! Today students worked on phase one of their STEM challenge and had to plan a design for and build a LEGO boat that can remain floating when adding marbles to it! Tune in next week when we test them in the water!
7 months ago, Elise Cullers
Bobbie Jones
Preschool Art! We are learning how to use scissors and learning about colors.
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
Andrew School is partnering up with the Andrew Lions Club for a Blood Drive on Monday October 23rd from 3:30pm - 6:30pm and we need YOUR help! Andrew will receive a $250 grant if we collect 20 units or more. Please help us spread the word, and donate blood if you are able to!
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Denise Davis
Second grade engineers are creating their begin with the end in mind plans to create a plan to build a tower.
7 months ago, Denise Davis
Kristen Wright
Andrew 5-8th grade students visited Bellevue High School's to learn about their PBL aquaponics project.
7 months ago, Kristen Wright
Angie Read
4th graders practice using adjectives while exploring a virtual world!
7 months ago, Angie Read
Pete Bonifas
L.E.A.P. Session II forms are being sent home today! This is the last week of Session I. New programs will begin next Monday, October 23rd! This Session we have: Mississippi River Museum, Little Chefs (ISU), 3-D Printing Club, Hip-Hop Dance at the YMCA, Craft Club, Board Games Galore, Cooking Club, and Friday Flicks! Be sure to turn in your forms no later than Friday October 20th! Here's a link to the form as well: http://5il.co/236b
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Local author Kurt Wagner is coming to join our after school program on Wednesday to read his latest book, "Anthony's Happy Halloween." You can find our more about Anthony the Mouse here: https://www.anthonythemouse.com/
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Mrs. Wagner
Middle school students working hard on their projects during exploratory!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Denise Davis
Beautiful weather to enjoy some recess time!
7 months ago, Denise Davis
Mrs. Wagner
Having fun making stress balls for our last SOS stress relief class today
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Kristen Wright
Fun painting our nails in S.O.S.!
7 months ago, Kristen Wright
Pete Bonifas
Check out this photo album from our Guitar Club's latest project. We purchased a Telecaster style guitar and build it from scratch. Paint, clear coat, wiring, pickup placement, bridge assembly, and more! All we need to do is add the strings next week and we are ready to rock! #iowa21cclc #AndrewLeap https://photos.app.goo.gl/BHrFhVaCfPaKdip42
7 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
I can draw!
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Carla Till
Parents of Kindergarten - 5th grade students. This is a friendly reminder to send in your flu consent form if you would like your child to receive a free flu shot on Monday.
7 months ago, Carla Till
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders enjoying the Dubuque Symphony!
7 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Mrs. Wagner
These middle school students did an amazing job designing and creating our “Acts of Kindness” bulletin board! 3,000 acts before the end of the year is our goal!
7 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Tara Notz
Thank You to the Borrenpohl family for speaking to our middle school students about their farm, Woven Strong Farm. This was part of learning about how people farm in different ways in Iowa and throughout the world.
7 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Kindergarten students working to build new words with manipulatives.
7 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
We can pour our own milk in preschool 😄 During snack we practice manners and how to have conversations with our friends.
7 months ago, Tara Notz
Bobbie Jones
Sorting our shoes into different groups!
7 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Enjoying a beautiful fall afternoon!
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Jill Kilburg
3rd and 5th graders enjoying our literacy walk!
8 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Carla Till
If you would like your child to receive a Free seasonal flu vaccine please return the consent form by this Friday, Oct. 13th. You must answer ALL questions, SIGN, and DATE. Vaccines will be administered Monday Oct. 16.
8 months ago, Carla Till
Kristen Wright
Students building vehicles in makerspace.
8 months ago, Kristen Wright
Denise Davis
Second graders enjoyed their literacy walk at Hurstville. Thank you, Jess!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Andrew Community School District
Andrew CSD has an opening for a Strategist I or early childhood special education teacher. Please apply at the link below or on Teach Iowa. https://www.applitrack.com/teachiowa/onlineapp/JobPostings/view.asp?FromAdmin=true&AppliTrackJobId=35844
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Sharon Asmussen
What a beautiful morning to take the first grade learning outdoors at the Hurstville Interpretive Center for a Story Walk.
8 months ago, Sharon Asmussen
Sharon Asmussen
First graders enjoyed learning about fire safety on Friday! Thank you Andrew Fire Department!
8 months ago, Sharon Asmussen
Angie Read
Thank you Andrew Fire for all that you do! 4th grade had a blast learning with you ♥️
8 months ago, Angie Read
Pete Bonifas
Reminder...the LEAP field trip forms for K-3rd grade to Papa's Pumpkin Patch need to be returned by tomorrow. http://5il.co/20l1
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
Thank you Andrew Fire Department for coming into preschool to teach us about fire safety!
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Sami Pitts
A special thank you to our fire department for a great morning of fire safety!
8 months ago, Sami Pitts
Carla Till
Fall 2017 Hawk Herald http://5il.co/21ag
8 months ago, Carla Till
Jill Kilburg
2nd and 3rd graders learning about fire safety. Thank you Andrew Fire Department!
8 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Bobbie Jones
Even firefighters take the 4 year old preschool assessment!
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Jill Kilburg
Thank you Ethan, Abbi, and Connie for sharing their 4-H projects with us!
8 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Angie Read
Former Andrew Hawks, Ethan and Abbi share their 4H experiences with current Andrew students!
8 months ago, Angie Read
Brenda Nelson
Jack loves exploring and building with the magnets during free choice.
8 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Pete Bonifas
This week is "Fire Prevention Week" and our Andrew Fire Department will be leading our K - 5th graders through the smoke house for training tomorrow morning, October 5th. Thank you to all of our local volunteers for their amazing work in our schools!
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
Afternoon preschool art with a few of the 3 year olds :)
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kristen Wright
8th grade tests their lunar landers in an engineering challenge.
8 months ago, Kristen Wright
Bobbie Jones
Preschool fun! Writing letters in shaving cream and our middke school friends learning alongside of us :)
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
K-3rd Fall Field trip registration forms to Papa's Pumpkin Patch went home today! Please have them back by the end of the week! http://5il.co/20l1
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Mrs. Wagner
4th graders leading our morning meeting today...Way to go!
8 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Tara Notz
We had a great Leadership Assembly yesterday! Thank You to all of the students who planned and prepared to celebrate and share the great leadership that was been happening during September!
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
1st and 2nd grade students accomplished their Wildly Important Goals on Friday. Way to go!
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Pete Bonifas
Red Wheel fundraiser is due Tuesday October 3rd!
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Denise Davis
Stem bins allow us to be so creative in 2nd grade!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Bobbie Jones
Preschool is a lot of work! It wears us out!
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Sami Pitts
It was an Apple Extravaganza in Kindergarten!
8 months ago, Sami Pitts
Mrs. Wagner
Thank you to these students for all their work planning and acting out our skits on random acts of kindness today! You were awesome leaders!
8 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Pete Bonifas
3rd Grade Farm Safety Day. Thank you Maquoketa FFA! Great to see many former Andrew students as well! https://photos.app.goo.gl/dn50tWIPzNkWJ4pv2
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Denise Davis
2nd grade engineer hard at work designing with his stem bin!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Andrew Community School District
Join us for our September Leadership Assembly today at 1:45 pm. Families are then welcome to join their students at our Sharpen Our Saw time after the assembly. We are excited to celebrate with you today.
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Mrs. Wagner
Middle school students working on their acts of kindness bulletin board. Our goal is 1,000 acts of kindness per trimester at Andrew School!
8 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Tristan Sikkema
Beachball Volleyball in PE Class
8 months ago, Tristan Sikkema
Bobbie Jones
We love using our imagination as we play to learn!
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders and Flat Stanley enjoying breakfast with Trooper Dan!
8 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Tristan Sikkema
Donuts with Trooper Dan- Trooper Dan talking to k-2nd Grade
8 months ago, Tristan Sikkema
Mrs. Wagner
What a great way to start our Wednesday morning! Thank you to the Andrew Lion's Club and Trooper Dan for the donuts and the education on safety!
8 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Bobbie Jones
Afternoon preschool working on letter recognition.
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Elise Cullers
Mrs. Pitts' kindergarten class working on their first Makerspace challenge! Build your name out of Legos!!
8 months ago, Elise Cullers
Bobbie Jones
AM preschool working on one to one number correspondance.
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
Don't forget all students can grab a donut with Trooper Dan tomorrow morning for breakfast! Thanks to the Andrew Lions Club for sponsoring the event and providing the free donuts!
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kate Arnold
First graders learning the BoomWhackers! This week they are learning to play "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star!"
8 months ago, Kate Arnold
Brenda Nelson
Fourth graders earned some fun time after lots of hard work in math.
8 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Tara Notz
Mrs Read and Jack presented to the school board about how students have deomstrated their learning about technical text. Way to go Jack, you did an amazing job! Thank You Mrs Read for supporting your students in this learning.
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Thank You to Randy Ernst and Charlie Peters for your service on the Andrew School Board. Welcome to new Andrew School Board members: Tony Portz, Courtney Veach and Scott Gerardy. Thank You to everyone for your service and support of Andrew School District.
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Pete Bonifas
Remember to turn in your "family mission statements" by Friday, September 29.
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Trooper Dan is coming to Andrew Wednesay morning and the Andrew Lions club is providing complimentary donuts for the entire school!
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
It's not too late to order! Web store closes at midnight tonight! http://www.adcraftwebstore.com/SearchResults.asp?Cat=4472
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kathy Haverkamp
To commemorate 9/11, 5th grade students made cards and baskets of snacks to thank people who help keep them safe: the Jackson County Sheriff's Dept., the Andrew Fire Dept., and the JCRHC ER staff.
8 months ago, Kathy Haverkamp
Angie Read
Staff working diligently to identify and develop a list of six core competencies that each student will have upon graduating from Andrew!
8 months ago, Angie Read
Pete Bonifas
Reminder… Parent youth basketball meeting is tomorrow night at 5:15 PM.
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Andrew apparel web store will close tomorrow at midnight! Order now here: http://www.adcraftwebstore.com/mobile/category.aspx?id=4472
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Vertical Jump field trip tomorrow for 4th-8th graders...The bus leaves Andrew at 11:30am. Jump time is 12:30-2pm. We will return for pickup at 3pm. Looking forward to an awesome day!
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
A reminder that students do not have school on Monday, September 25th. See everyone on Tuesday.
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Tara Notz
Our Andrew yard signs are now for sale for $10 each. They are available to purchase in the office and we will send a form home also. Proceeds will go to our Student Lighthouse Fund for field trips, fine arts materials and any other programmig that benefits all students! Thank you for supporting all of our students at Andrew! Go Hawks!
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Sami Pitts
Synergizing during S.O.S. time! These students loved their new creation so much, they didn't want the fun to end!
8 months ago, Sami Pitts
Kristen Wright
8th graders created their own experiments with balloon rockets to demonstrate Newton's laws of motion.
8 months ago, Kristen Wright
Brenda Nelson
2nd graders solving math problems by counting on from the big number.
8 months ago, Brenda Nelson
Andrew Community School District
Ava using scaffolded writing to write her personal narrative.
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Kristen Wright
Project Based Learning class tested the absorbency of various chicken bedding materials. One step closer to getting our chickens!
8 months ago, Kristen Wright
Bobbie Jones
Pajama day in preschool!
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Kate Arnold
Having a rocking good time in guitar club!
8 months ago, Kate Arnold
Jill Kilburg
Synergizing while working on scholastic news!
8 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Pete Bonifas
Be sure to order your Andrew gear today! Help spread the word! http://adcraftwebstores.com/andrewhawksfall2017/
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
Afternoon preschool children making their grocery lists.
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Bobbie Jones
Working on Leadership notebooks.
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Angie Read
4th graders trying "Smashamole", Mrs.Read's technical text presentation! Stay tuned for student led presentations on Friday!
8 months ago, Angie Read
Pete Bonifas
It's always a fun night at Legos! #iowa21cclc #AndrewLeap
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kristen Wright
6th & 7th grade students testing how potential energy converts to kinetic energy with rubber band cannons. Ask them about energy!
8 months ago, Kristen Wright
Carla Till
Picture Day is tomorrow Thursday September 21 Bring those smiles!!
8 months ago, Carla Till
Denise Davis
Second graders and Kira are celebrating the completion of their I-Ready reading and math tests with an ice cream treat!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Tara Notz
Students in 4th grade putting up an exit ticket to show how they have mastered the learning target for the day.
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
2nd graders sharing their Big Rocks, the things that are most important to them.
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Bobbie Jones
Afternoon preschool children working on their fine motor skills while counting.
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Pete Bonifas
Order your Andrew gear today! Webstore closes on 9/25! http://www.adcraftwebstore.com/mobile/category.aspx?id=4472
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Youth Basketball season is right around the corner, so Andrew CSD will be hosting a Parent Information meeting on Monday September 25th at 5:15pm. If you are interested in getting your youngster connected with area youth opportunities, or organizing your own team, or scheduling the school's facilities for practice please consider attending.
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
1st-grade students are working on writing stories.
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Sami Pitts
Reading words and drawing pictures to match during Hawk Time!
8 months ago, Sami Pitts
Tristan Sikkema
Pre-school learning how to throw overhand and underhand with yarn balls
8 months ago, Tristan Sikkema
Carla Till
Picture Day is Thursday September 21. Bring your smiles!
8 months ago, Carla Till
Pete Bonifas
Order your new Andrew Apparel! Our online store is live now until next Monday, 9/25. All orders will ship directly to the customer: http://www.adcraftwebstore.com/SearchResults.asp?Cat=4472
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Kate Arnold
4th grade synergizing in music this morning!
8 months ago, Kate Arnold
Sharon Asmussen
First grade has fun using cereal to learn about making picture graphs.
8 months ago, Sharon Asmussen
Tara Notz
Sharpen Our Saw Dance Party with prek, kindergarten and 1st grade students. Our first S.O.S time was a success!
8 months ago, Tara Notz
Mallory Jamison
Sharpening the saw!
8 months ago, Mallory Jamison
Lisa Dursky
Sharpening our saw with Legos
8 months ago, Lisa Dursky
Pete Bonifas
4th - 8th students going on the Vertical Jump field trip need to have the e-waiver filled out online prior to attending. Here's the link: https://verticaldubuque.pfestore.com/waiver/
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Jill Kilburg
3rd graders have fun with dice during math centers!
8 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Kristen Wright
8th grade science tests how mass affects acceleration with table shuffleboard pucks.
8 months ago, Kristen Wright
Denise Davis
Synergizing in reading centers keep us actively engaged in second grade!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Pete Bonifas
Be sure to follow along with all of our after school adventures! Here's a link to this years LEAP photo album: https://goo.gl/photos/4PWKAmcATGacqF3M6
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Mark you calendar's for Andrew's 4th Annual Chili Cook-Off, Pie Bake-Off and Silent Auction on Sunday September 24th. The event is hosted by the Andrew Lions Club and will be from 11:30am - 2pm at the Andrew City Park Pavilion. http://5il.co/1wo2
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Mrs. Wagner
Middle school makerspace...Learning by doing!
8 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Denise Davis
We love read to self time in second grade!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Andrew Community Schools
Unofficial School Board Election Results....
8 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Angie Read
Wow! Look at all these inspirational words! Ask your kiddo what their "One Word" is!
8 months ago, Angie Read
Andrew Community School District
Andrew Residents....please remember to stop by Andrew City Hall today between 12-8 pm to cast your vote for school board elections.
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
5th graders watch as their newest Monarch butterfly emerges from its chrysalis. It's a boy!
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Tech
Today 5th graders tagged and released 4 butterflies that they had raised, 2 females & 2 males. The last one didn't want to leave Nolan's hair!
8 months ago, Andrew Tech
Pete Bonifas
Sign up sheets are due this Friday for our 4th-8th grade field trip to Vertical Jump Park on September 25th. Here is a link to the registration form: http://5il.co/1vof Online waivers must be filled our here prior to attending: https://vertical.pfestore.com/waiver/
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Andrew School Board elections are today at Andrew City Hall from 12pm - 8pm. Seats: 3 Candidates: Tony Portz, Christina Moore, Courtney Veach, Jessica Geerts, Scott Gerardy Andrew City Hall, 11 E. Benton St
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
We love having mystery readers visit preschool!
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Bobbie Jones
4 year old preschool making patterns.
8 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Jill Kilburg
Science fun exploring with magnets!
8 months ago, Jill Kilburg
Pete Bonifas
Middle school working on their math packets tonight during LEAP! #AndrewLeap
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Tami Eggers
2nd and 3rd grade music fun with boomwhackers!
8 months ago, Tami Eggers
Angie Read
Blake recieved a perfect score on his math center!
8 months ago, Angie Read
Kristen Wright
8th graders test Newton's First Law of Motion with inertia towers.
8 months ago, Kristen Wright
Andrew Community School District
Color run champion??
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
Monday September 11th is Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance. We would like students to wear red, white, and blue on Monday to honor this day. Thank You!
8 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District has an opening for an early childhood special education position or a Strategist I to co-teach in preschool and also work with students in kindergarten and first grade with special needs. Please apply through the link below on Teach Iowa. https://www.applitrack.com/teachiowa/onlineapp/JobPostings/view.asp?FromAdmin=true&AppliTrackJobId=33798
8 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Sami Pitts
A Very Colorful Run
8 months ago, Sami Pitts
Denise Davis
Digging was so much fun during K-2 recess!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Denise Davis
Second graders enjoy playing a math game as they build their math fact fluency!
8 months ago, Denise Davis
Kristen Wright
Some students can find unusual pets when we're outside
9 months ago, Kristen Wright
Pete Bonifas
Middle School supporting their teams!
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Tara Notz
3rd -5th graders at lunch. Getting ready for a fun afternoon!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Fun at lunch
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Iowa / Iowa St at lunch
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Angie Read
A round of comparing whole numbers with human numbers in 4th grade today!
9 months ago, Angie Read
Angie Read
4th graders are looking extra great today! 🏈
9 months ago, Angie Read
Andrew Community School District
Color Run and Iowa/Iowa St. Day Tomorrow: Our students will celebrate college football tomorrow with our annual Iowa vs. Iowa St. Day. Students will sit at themed tables for lunch and then participate in games in the afternoon. Our "Color Run" will begin at 1:45 at the baseball fields. Please have your child wear a white t-shirt to change into. They will come home very colorful. Rember your pledge sheets, our donations will go towards additional books for the book room and library.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
Attention all boys in 1st-5th grade! Cub Scout Pack #238 in Maquoketa is having a sign up night Thursday September 14th at 6pm at the Citadel in Horseshoe Pond. $12 Registration fee will be collected at the event. Contact info: maquoketacubscouts@gmail.com or 563-249-4251 Sign up sheet: http://5il.co/1uzq
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
AM preschool children building their finger muscles so they will be great writers!
9 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Angie Read
4th graders experimenting with what is needed to light a bulb!
9 months ago, Angie Read
Andrew Community School District
Our students are working on projects in our maker space room. Currently we would appreciate any donations for the following items: wood (1-2 foot scraps from 1X6 or plywood), foam beads (similar to fill from a bean bag chair), memory foam, glue (4-5 bottles needed), strong disc magnets, wool/felt cloth (tan and black specifically), cotton balls, plastic tubing, styrofoam balls, flat foam, balloons. Thank You!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
Leap went geocaching at the Bear River Rec Trail with Jess from Jackson Co. Conservation. These guys cant wait to start hiding their own! #AndrewLeap
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Bobbie Jones
4 year old Preschool students playing the listening game!
9 months ago, Bobbie Jones
Mrs. Wagner
Middle School students working in middle school Makerspace designing different versions of slime!
9 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Mallory Jamison
Working hard on iready testing!
9 months ago, Mallory Jamison
Andrew Community School District
Using Tinkercad to create 3D shapes to print prototype tires for a car.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Mrs. Wagner
Our 6th and 7th grade students working hard on their i-Ready assessment!
9 months ago, Mrs. Wagner
Andrew Community School District
2nd grade students do their best during i-Ready testing!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Kindergarten students take their very first i-Ready test!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Parent Lighthouse Meeting: Wednesday, September 6th at 6:30. Please join us as we work together to plan projects and events to support our students. All families and community members welcome.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
Here's the Breakfast & Lunch menus for the month of September: http://5il.co/1uaf
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
4-H opportunities for every age. K-3rd can join a Clover Kids group and 4th-12th grade can join a 4-H Club in their area! Enroll at www.iowa.4honline.com http://5il.co/1u8u
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Pete Bonifas
Maquoketa Kiwanis are hosting a Football Skills Challenge on 9/21 from 7pm-8pm @ Goodenow Field. Boys and Girls ages 6-15 can participate. Here's a link to the sign up sheet: http://5il.co/1u8s
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Tara Notz
Jayden creating a key chain on the 3D printer.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tami Eggers
Learning centers in preschool!
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Tara Notz
1st day of preschool for our 3 year olds.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Andrew Community School District
First day of preschool for PM 4 year olds!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
First day of preschool for our 4 year old AM students
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Tara Notz
Mrs Notz reading to 2nd grade students.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
1st day of preschool! Here is our 4 year old am group.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Pete Bonifas
Car Decal order sheets were sent home yesterday! Be sure to return yours by this Friday! All proceeds go towards the 8th grade class trip. Actual decal is pictured and is 4"x4".
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
Kindergarten students practice counting by tens.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
3rd graders love math!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
3rd Grade Math Centers
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
Middle school students learn about resource distribution around the world with a simulation called "Let Them Eat Cake." Yummy and educational!
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
4th graders sharing the main idea and key details in reading rounds!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
5th grade students checking on their monarch caterpillars. They will tag and release them once they hatch.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Middle School students learning all about digital citizenship!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Tara Notz
Kindergarten students writing in math journals.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
2nd graders writing a story to gather data for their first essential standard in writing.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
1st grades using reading strategies to count words.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
4th grade students working together at a math place value center.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Pete Bonifas
Tonights Friday Flick after school was the movie "Sing". #AndrewLeap
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Tara Notz
2nd and 3rd graders in music today.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
2nd graders exploring a playdough STEM bin.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
2nd grade exploring their STEM bins.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
1st graders in reading centers.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Erik Notz
Kindergarten students listen intently to Mrs. Pitts!
9 months ago, Erik Notz
Tara Notz
Leadership Academy students showing their skit to the rest of the school.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Leadership is our superpower at Andrew.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
First grade working on their leadership notebooks.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
5th grade jumping right into math.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Kindergarten centers today.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Leadership Academy students leading our Thursday Morning Meeting.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
The 2nd day of 2nd grade😄
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tami Eggers
Middle school math
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Tara Notz
Kindergarten fun!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Kindergarten students enjoying the new playground.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Welcome back 4th graders.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Learning about 2nd grade on the first day of school.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Andrew Community School District
What random act of kindness will you do today?
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Future Andrew Hawks!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Mr. Fee is ready to start a great year at Andrew Community School!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
1st grade students listen to instructions from Mrs. Asmussen
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
All Middle School sharing their best summer memory!
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Andrew Community School District
Kindergarten students are ready to start their journey at Andrew in Mrs Kilburg's kindergarten class.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
First day of kindergarten for Mrs. Pitts students!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Middle school students writing down something unique or interesting about themselves to share with their peers.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
5th grade getting supplies ready to start an activity.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
4th grade getting reacquainted with each other after a long summer break.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
2nd grade students get their own locker this year!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Welcome back 3rd grade!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
School begins tomorrow, Wednesday, August 23rd. Students can arrive at 7:40 am for breakfast and class begins at 8:00. Your student can attend our before school program beginning at 7:00 am. Please walk your student to the computer lab if they are attending the before school program. There is no after school program tomorrow.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Pete Bonifas
Be sure to check out the silent auction before you leave tonight!
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Tara Notz
3rd grade rocks!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Mrs. Pitts' kindergarten!!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Erik Notz
New bus driver? :)
9 months ago, Erik Notz
Erik Notz
Beautiful weather for unpack the backpack night!
9 months ago, Erik Notz
Tami Eggers
1st grade
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Tara Notz
2nd grade here we come!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
New in kindergarten
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
We love 2nd grade!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
2nd grade rocks!!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Ready for 4th grade!!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
5th grade is awesome!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tara Notz
Welcome back from 4th grade!
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Tami Eggers
Middle School
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Tami Eggers
Mrs. Cullers
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Tami Eggers
Preschool
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Tami Eggers
Supper
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Erik Notz
5th grade!
9 months ago, Erik Notz
Erik Notz
Kindergarten!
9 months ago, Erik Notz
Tami Eggers
2nd grade!
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Tami Eggers
Unpacking!
9 months ago, Tami Eggers
Pete Bonifas
Check out the new car decals the 8th grade class is selling tonight to support their class trip! Pre/order yours tonight!
9 months ago, Pete Bonifas
Tara Notz
Welcome to 1st grade. The students will love the new camping reading corner.
9 months ago, Tara Notz
Andrew Tech
Excited to welcome the students back for another great year at Andrew Community School!
9 months ago, Andrew Tech
Andrew Community School District
Join us for "Unpack the Backpack" tonight from 5:30-7:00 pm. Students will be able to meet their teachers, get a free book, participate in fun games and have a free meal. Look forward to seeing everyone then!
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community School District
Andrew staff had a great time today at the Andrew golf outing. Thanks to everyone who participated and supported our school! A special Thank You to our Parent & Community Lighthouse Team for organizing a great event.
9 months ago, Andrew Community School District
Andrew Community Schools
Haven't enrolled yet in L.E.A.P.? Find out why everyone loves our groundbreaking after school program! http://andrewcsdia.apptegy.us/o/andrew-csd/page/meet-l-e-a-p
11 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Our 'I AM' wall that was created during Leadership Day. Students and community members used one word to describe themselves. It is beautiful! Thank You to everyone who contributed to this art work!
11 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Kids Against Hunger food lines during Leadership Day. Our students, staff, parents and community members packaged over 15,000 meals in about 2 hours. We have an amazing community of leaders!!!
11 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Learn more about the Andrew Community School Library on their Google site here: https://sites.google.com/a/andrew.k12.ia.us/andrew-community-school-library/
11 months ago, Andrew Community Schools
Andrew Community Schools
Andrew students participated in a track and field event today in Maquoketa. Way to go Andrew Hawks, you were all amazing leaders!
11 months ago, Andrew Community Schools