The Pickaway County Teen Task Force is hosting the Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying 5k on April 11 at the Mary Crites Virginia Hannah Park in Circleville on April 11. We would love to see many LE students and families attend. You can register and find more information at http://www.racepenguin.com/event/beaheroagainstbullying/ Students, if you are planning to go, catch Mrs. Colburn in the cafeteria to add your name to the list of participants on the window.
The public voting portion for the NBC4 Make a Difference Grant is now over. McDowell was heavily supported in the voting process. A huge THANKS to everyone for voting and supporting our project. We must now await the Judges' Choice review of applicants. We will know results by May 14.
The following students were 2nd semester Ping Pong and Cornhole winners in Mr. Congrove's Physical Education class. front left to right - Jessica Underwood, Jonah Platz 2nd row AJ Najach, Rachel Noble, Gracie Hardin, Katey Surratt, Chloe Reichelderfer Back row - Adam Keeton, Logan Watson, Tristan Miller, Brayden Swackhammer, Luke Watson
McDowell is proud to announce the winners at the state level in the visual arts. Erica Dale’s acrylic painting inspired by the art work of Jim Dine was selected to be a part of the Young Peoples Art Exhibition sponsored by OAEA (Ohio Art Education Association. This juried show held is at the James Rhodes State Office Tower in downtown Columbus.
Jared Harrington’s acrylic painting inspired by the work of Mark Tobey was chosen to be a part of the 35th annual Youth Art Month Exhibition also sponsored by OAEA. This juried exhibition is held at the State Teacher’s Retirement Systems (STRS) in downtown Columbus. Dale and Harrington were honored at a recognition ceremony held on March 14, 2015.
McDowell's Power of the Pen team recently qualified for Regional Competition based on their performance at the District level contest held at Teays Valley East Middle School.
Team members are:
Congratulations to all team members and good luck at Regionals!
Our Winter Concert will be Thursday evening at 7:00. Band and Choir students should report no later than 6:45 PM.
The McDowell Winter Sports Awards Assembly will be Friday, March 27th at 2:00 PM in the McDowell gym. Parents and guests are welcome to attend.
Due to the excessive number of Snow Days and Delayed Start Days, all Logan Elm Schools will be in session on the following dates: April 2nd, April 7th, May 29th, June 1st and June 2nd.