School Expands Handwriting Program

School Expands Handwriting Program

Originally published in The Nugget News, September 6, 2016 by: Erin Borla Thanks to a grant from the Sisters Schools Foundation, Sisters Elementary School will be able to expand their Handwriting Without Tears program beyond kindergarten to first and second grade....
Elementary School Welcomes New Counselor

Elementary School Welcomes New Counselor

Originally published in The Nugget News, September 6, 2016 by: Erin Borla   Sisters Elementary School welcomed new school counselor Wendy Von Seggern this week, as classes started. Von Seggern comes off of 17 years teaching experience at the elementary-school...
SES Students Meet & Greet Their Teachers

SES Students Meet & Greet Their Teachers

Originally posted on The Nugget News, August 30, 2016 by: Steve Kadel Isabelle Norman broke out in a big grin as she walked into her classroom at Sisters Elementary School last week. “I missed you,” she exclaimed upon seeing teacher Gretchen Lane, who...
Volunteers make school libraries vibrant

Volunteers make school libraries vibrant

Originally Published The Nugget News June 14, 2016 Author Erin Borla They say that volunteers make the world go round – and that is certainly true of the libraries at bothSisters Middle School and Sisters ElementarySchool. Three years ago, when the part-time...

Exceptional programs enrich students’ experiences

Originally Published The Nugget News June 7, 2016 Author Jim Cornelius Despite tight budgets, Sisters students have some extraordinary opportunities in Sisters schools – thanks to community partnerships and dedicated volunteers. The Sisters School Board heard...
Garden fair supports education

Garden fair supports education

Originally Published The Nugget News June 7, 2016 Author Erin Borla For the last 13 years Shannon Pollard has worked with Sisters Elementary School students in theschool’s Garden Club. Once a week for most of theschool year, students in kindergarten through...