Just a reminder: All PCSC Schools are CLOSED today for a Teacher In-Service Day. Hoping all of our Quakers enjoy their weekend! See you on Monday!
about 2 months ago, Plainfield Community School Corporation
Congratulations to Erin Elsey and Mindy Spacco for winning the Optimist Excellence in Education Award! We are thrilled they are on our staff, and so proud of them for achieving this award!
2 months ago, Brady Edwards
Optimist Winners
Van Buren student, Iris Paquet, was honored at our School Board Meeting this week for the last month's Value of the Month: Reliability! Congratulations, Iris!
3 months ago, Brady Edwards
March Value Winner
Celebrating Van Buren's Teacher of the Year - Erin Elsey, 3rd Grade. Congratulations, Mrs. Elsey!
3 months ago, Heather Stark
Erin Elsey
Just a reminder: School is IN SESSION this Friday! In an earlier version of our school calendar, it was previously noted as a teacher development day. The calendar has since been revised and we are in school on Friday!
4 months ago, Plainfield Community School Corporation
School is IN SESSION
Parents of incoming Kindergarteners--this is for you! Don't forget to register for the 2022-2023 school year! Head to our website, click on "Online Registration" and follow the links! (https://www.plainfield.k12.in.us/page/online-registration)
4 months ago, Plainfield Community School Corporation
KDG registration
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.
5 months 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
7 months ago, Brady Edwards
7 months ago, Brady Edwards
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
8 months ago, Brady Edwards
Click the link to watch the first episode of "Van Buren News" https://youtu.be/N2su27oO8f4
8 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
8 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.
8 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.
8 months ago, Ray Helmuth
Coming Soon--Van Buren Kindness Campaign
Reagan Thompson is Van Buren's Value Winner this month.
9 months ago, Ray Helmuth
Reagan Thompson is Van Buren's Value Winner for October
October 20 is a professional development day for teachers.
9 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
almost 3 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
almost 3 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!
about 3 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!
about 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