Our Student Council delivered donated items to the NFL Super Kids – Super Sharing Event such as school supplies, books, sporting goods, old cell phones and more. Every year the NFL partners with schools and organizations in the Super Bowl host state. In their 18-year history of collections, MN had the largest number of donations with over 46,000 items being distributed to over 20 schools-in-need and organizations around the... Continue reading We have Super Kids!
During December, the student group Be the Change raised $1,270 selling bracelets through the Pulsera Project – a service learning program. Teacher Nicole Pelowski said our students were delighted to send the big check back to the vendors in Central America. It was a wonderful holiday lesson for our students to learn about the gift of giving to... Continue reading Service Learning Project – Big Success
CMSW Student Council is leading a school project called Super Kids – Super Sharing to support local children in need. They are looking for donations of gently-used or new items such as books, sports equipment, school supplies, games, and used cell phones. Please bring items to the office by Tuesday, January 16th. Contact Erinn Flowers with questions at FlowersE@District112.org or 952-556-7472. Click this link for more information: http://cmw.district112.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/12/2017/12/Stud-Co-Super-Kids-Flyer.pdf Click here for more information in Spanish:... Continue reading Super Kids – Super Sharing Program
Eastern Carver County School’s free #Stigma 180 Speakers Series supporting mental health will cover a wide range of topics including Drug use awareness; Supporting teens with suicidal behavior; Managing stress and depression; Attention, learning and memory, and more. Parents, staff, students and community members are invited. All speakers are free. Click on this link for more information: Stigma 180 Speakers Series Winter – Spring... Continue reading ECCS #Stigma 180 – free Speaker Series
The Transit Assistance Program (TAP) makes public transit more affordable for low-income residents in eastern Carver County. Click on this link for more information: Transit Assistance Program... Continue reading Metro Transit Assistance Program
Volunteer Opportunity for the Ellis Island Experience! On January 26, 2018 Pioneer Ridge Middle School will be transformed into Ellis Island. On that day middle school students from West and throughout the district will travel to Ellis Island and experience the challenges of entering through the busiest immigration center of the United States at the turn of the century. To make this simulation a great learning experience we need around 200 volunteers. As a volunteer your commitment on that day would be from about 8:45am – 11:40am. If you are interested in volunteering please click on the link below for more information and to sign up. Ellis Island Information and Volunteer Sign Up George Peoples, 6th Grade U.S. History... Continue reading Ellis Island Experience for 6th graders – Volunteers Needed