Here's a shout-out to FOX17 for recent coverage of Paw Paw High School's Summer Learning Program. Thank you for accentuating the positive things that are happening at Paw Paw Public Schools! https://tinyurl.com/763fp2ce #fox17 #MarketVanBuren #EmbracingTheFuture
Today the 2021 Summer Learning Experience kicked into gear, with more than 400 students participating in six programs, and all K-5 students enrolled in a summer reading program. It was a great, fun day of learning, including the Outdoor Education experience at the Later Elementary where students explored "what's living on campus", and in Project Elevate at PPHS where students planted seeds of vegetables, herbs, flowers, and ideas, and at the Theater Program (Summer with Shakespeare" where kids started looking at scripts for scenes from Shakespeare they'll put on stage in the weeks to come.
For Young 5's through 5th grade, it's Summer Book Pickup Time! Don't forget to let us know how you liked your first two books at: https://bit.ly/2021SummerBooks #SummerReading
This is a reminder to attend tonight's "Virtual" Town Hall Meeting at 8 pm. All are invited to attend!
Attention 6th and 7th Grade Families interested in Advanced Math Pathways to Algebra, Paw Paw Middle School is offering the option for your student to take Algebra in 8th grade. Your 6th grade or 7th grade student would complete an online course over the summer taking either 7th grade math or 8th grade math, respectively. At the end of the summer, your student will take a test demonstrating they have achieved proficiency in the standards for the course they took over the summer. If they pass, they will move on to either 8th grade math or Algebra. If this option interests you, please fill out that form for your student and then you will receive additional information regarding this program. https://forms.gle/qRvXAR7F88aKwfQb6
After school lunchrooms close for summer break, Paw Paw Public Schools Food Service Superheroes are still working to help fill the summer hunger gap! Free summer meals through "Meet up & Eat Up" start June 30th - August 4th. No registration or sign up required. #MeetUpAndEatUp
Paw Paw Middle School recently received a surprise donation of 50 new library books! Thank you Kellogg's Feeding Reading Program and Sam's Club for fueling minds and bodies for school success. #FeedingReading #SamsClub
Paw Paw Later Elementary fifth grade classes walked to Maple Lake this week where Sarett Nature Center staff taught them about insects and their place in the world. After learning about French voyageurs in social studies, students also mapped a route and paddled a canoe!
In honor of the Class of 2021, our newest POP Story, by graduate Charlee Bowers, with a message about home: https://youtu.be/jgyL5L1rfCs
Did you know? Visit www.ppps-bond.com for more information.
As we look toward next year we wanted to share some information about some updates. This information was also emailed to parents of current 6th and 7th graders.
Thank you to everyone who attended Superintendent Reo's presentation at our Cedar Street Campus today! To learn more about the August 3 bond proposal visit www.ppps-bond.com
Throughout the Paw Paw Public Schools we are experiencing intermittent phones issues due to internet and power outages this morning. If necessary to communicate with the schools, please use email until this can be resolved. We appreciate your patience!
6th and 7th Grade Families, Paw Paw Middle School is offering the option for your student to take Algebra in 8th grade. Your 6th grade or 7th grade student would complete an online course over the summer taking either 7th grade math or 8th grade math, respectively. At the end of the summer, your student will take a test demonstrating they have achieved proficiency in the standards for the course they took over the summer. If they pass, they will move on to either 8th grade math or Algebra. Early next week, your student will receive a Google Form in their Google Classrooms. If this option interests you, please have your student fill out that form and then you will receive additional information regarding this program. Thank you!
Girl Scout Troop 90639 recognized the staff at PPMS as Heros with cookies. Thank you to Arabella, Alyssa, Emma, Lydia, Macy, Melanie, and Sarah!
Did you know? Visit www.ppps-bond.com for more information. No need to wait until August 3rd to vote! Visit your local clerk or go to www.michigan.gov/vote to request your absentee ballot.
Good Afternoon, Tomorrow, Friday, May 21st we are unable to transport the children on the Monkey bus to and from school. I apologize for the inconvenience.
Want to learn more about the Paw Paw Public Schools bond proposal on the August 3 ballot? Check out www.ppps-bond.com
Looking for the best start for your 4-year-old? The Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP), an award-winning preschool located at Paw Paw's Cedar Street Campus, is hosting a "Drive-Thru Preschool Round-up" this Thursday from 5 to 7 pm! Call (269) 539-5214 for more info. #GSRP
When it comes to traditions like Senior Prom, thanks to the PPHS junior class and many others who helped plan a safe and memorable "Night Under the Stars," the Senior Class of 2021 was able to have theirs this year! If you helped make this dream come true in any way, THANK YOU!