Harper Deal was nominated as Van Buren's Kindness Value Award winner at the January School Board Meeting. She was nominated by 4th grade teacher Mrs. Johnson.
7 days ago, Ray Helmuth
Harper Dean -Kindness Value Award Winner
Here is the link to episode 4 of Van Buren News. Have a great weekend! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ShGNfv5mzkn1XMxv2-5c3C9zso2N8khw/view?usp=sharing
about 2 months ago, Brady Edwards
2 months ago, Brady Edwards
Thankful
This has been a great week for our Kindness Movement! Click the link below to view the next episode of Van Buren News! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1faAOptoVSoGQOV5Y-sOmTDspl6uqjcmb/view?usp=sharing
2 months ago, Brady Edwards
Click the link to watch the first episode of "Van Buren News" https://youtu.be/N2su27oO8f4
3 months ago, Brady Edwards
Bringing Joy to Learning
Van Buren Elementary is gearing up and looking forward to our Kindness Movement next week! Please see a short video below from Mr. Helmuth and Mrs. Manning explaining the movement. Feel free to reach out to your child's teacher for any questions! Van Buren has a wonderful PTO, and we appreciate the work they have done to create this event for our school! There is also a link to a flyer created by our PTO. Mr. Helmuth and Mrs. Manning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aO99wLkOW6c PTO Flyer: https://drive.google.com/file/d/11bh_AHRdgKpqaeKPcHyNgmw_5fSluisc/view?usp=sharing
3 months ago, Brady Edwards
Kindness Movement
Van Buren staff and students focus on drug awareness and prevention Red Ribbon week (October 25-29). Special dress-up days are planned as part of the week's events.
3 months ago, Ray Helmuth
Red Ribbon Week  Activities
November 8-19, Van Buren students will be challenged to do as many acts of kindness as possible. There is no better time than during the Thanksgiving season to encourage everyone to be kind, generous, and caring. Look for more details in the coming days. Thank you PTO for organizing this great event.
3 months ago, Ray Helmuth
Coming Soon--Van Buren Kindness Campaign
Reagan Thompson is Van Buren's Value Winner this month.
3 months ago, Ray Helmuth
Reagan Thompson is Van Buren's Value Winner for October
October 20 is a professional development day for teachers.
4 months ago, Ray Helmuth
We're so excited! Van Buren Elementary was named a Blue Ribbon School! Read Mr. Olinger's announcement here: https://5il.co/agk8
over 2 years ago, PCSC
Congratulations, Van Buren Elementary!
Click here for the latest update on car rider procedures at Van Buren Elementary. https://youtu.be/QNoiGla1H7s
over 2 years ago, Ray Helmuth
Earlier this week, students from each elementary school, representing the classroom earning the most $$ for the Walkathon, got to watch and participate in The Principals' Challenge! For the 2nd straight year, Mrs. Walker earned bragging rights for @BWQuakers!
over 2 years ago, PCSC
Students made posters to encourage their principal.
These Van Buren students helped Mr. Helmuth answer a tough question
These students, from Clarks Creek, were eager to lend their knowledge
The winning principal with her winning class.
Look at these outstanding educators, honored this evening by the Plainfield Optimist Club. Representing Saint Susanna, Brentwood, Central, Clarks Creek and Van Buren, as well as PCMS and PHS, each school selected one teacher and one support staff for the award. Congratulations!
almost 3 years ago, PCSC
L-R: Erin Conley, Shelby Metz, Sara Greene, Tina Kirchoff, Kathy Authenreith, Nakia Slone, Leanne Bennett, Jen McCoy, Kathy Crum, Jody Davis, John Endsley, Melissa Bennett, Shane Abrell, Brandy Prather
The 2020-2021 Plainfield Schools calendar was approved by the board last week, and has been posted to the website. Here is a shortcut for your convenience! http://bit.ly/2Hss39y
almost 3 years ago, PCSC
Blank Calendar
Kindergarten Registration takes place shortly after we return from Spring Break, so now would be a great time to complete the online forms and get your paperwork in order! http://bit.ly/2UIrPht
almost 3 years ago, PCSC
Kindergarten RoundUp is April 10th!
Just a few days remain to nominate someone for the 2020 Plainfield Teacher of the Year! https://www.plainfield.k12.in.us/teacher-of-the-year
almost 3 years ago, PCSC
2020 Teacher of the Year nominations are now open!
It's time for this semester's version of Let's Talk! This is your no-agenda, ask that burning question, casual conversation with School Board members and administrators. Monday, March 11 at 6 pm; enter Door #2 of the Administration Building. Hope to see YOU there!
almost 3 years ago, PCSC
Let's Talk! March 11, 6 pm at the Administration Building; enter Door #2
The 23rd Annual Indiana Academic M.A.T.H. Bowl is now underway, with all four PCSC elementary schools fielding a team. We wish all of these regional students success, and thank Tri West HS for hosting the event!
almost 3 years ago, PCSC
The teams and proctors are ready!
The 23rd Annual MATH Bowl, sponsored by Purdue.
It's an important stage in project construction when the new sign goes up on a building. Van Buren achieved that status earlier today! With several updates, including a more secure front office, the 63-year old school is looking great! #QuakerFaces #ThePlainfieldWay
almost 3 years ago, PCSC
Signage is finally in place at Van Buren Elementary!