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Gently Used Books Requested for the B Bus!

Please donate gently used books to fill the B Bus, the Barry County Mobile Library. This bus will be traveling throughout Barry County this summer, stopping at various neighborhoods and locations. Donation tubs are located in each of the schools. More information on the B Bus will be coming out in May. Your donations will be helping Barry County Kids read!
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Jump Rope for Heart is Another Success

With a heart shaved into the hair on the back of her neck and hearts decorating her shoes, JoAnne Desy led her last Lee Elementary Jump rope for Heart event and the school raised a record $30,634 for the American Heart Association.
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It Draws, It Spells, It Colors, at Touch of a Tablet

Moving at lightning speed, second-grader Logan Shank beat his teammates Exley Roon and Emma Bowman to the Sphero, a miniature robotic orb, effectively becoming the leader of the assigned group of three. Tapping twice, Logan woke the sleeping Sphero, which dramatically snapped to life flashing strobe-like until it connected with his iPad via Bluetooth.
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TK Advances 8 Teams to State OM Finals

Thornapple Kellogg Schools will send eight Odyssey of the Mind teams to the state finals March 17 hosted at TK Schools for the fourth straight year. TK teams did very well at the regional contest at Wayland last weekend with 13 teams competing. Only 11 of the 13 teams were eligible to advance to the state finals. Two teams are primary elementary teams who do not advance.
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Chess Tournament scheduled for Saturday, March 10th, is cancelled.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, and a lot of discussion, the chess tournament scheduled for Saturday, March 10th, is canceled. We highly recommend the chess tournament scheduled in Delton Kellogg on Saturday, March 24. If you would like more information, you can contact .

If registration has already been sent, the payment will be returned as quickly as possible.
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McFall Gives Time For Kids Just to be Kids

Hayden Hall giggled as she hugged her toy horse Rainbow Rosy Sparkles she brought to school with her Thursday.
"We could all bring a toy today," she said. "And we get to play - all day."
There were no instructions, no structured time, no adult intervention for the most part - just uninterrupted, imaginative, creative, cooperative play time at McFall Elementary School as teachers participated in the growing movement called Global School Play Day.
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TK Preschool Open House Set; Enrollment Begins Soon

Enrollment for the 2018-19 Thornapple Kellogg preschool year will begin soon. Interested families are invited to a preschool open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Learning Center (next to McFall). This is a great opportunity to meet the preschool staff, visit classrooms, and ask questions about TK programs.
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