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School Closure Information on FlashAlert
Alert: MES and the Molalla River School District will be closed on Wednesday, February 21. Be safe Eagles.   READ MORE... about School Closure Information on FlashAlert
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Come to MES on February 28 at 6:00 p.m.
Celebrate our school’s reading challenge and learn about resources available to families!  READ MORE... about Come to MES on February 28 at 6:00 p.m.
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Wednesday Mornings Start a New Tradition at MES
The MES Chess Club started this week. The kids were excited and chatty for our first session. We'll continue on Wednesday mornings at 8 a.m. with students in Grades 3, 4, and 5.  READ MORE... about Wednesday Mornings Start a New Tradition at MES
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Grade Level Teams Reflect On and Refine Professional Practices
On Friday morning, Molalla Elementary teachers worked in grade level teams to develop common agreements for Instruction, Curriculum, and Environment (ICE).   READ MORE... about Grade Level Teams Reflect On and Refine Professional Practices
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Smarter Balanced Assessments
Later this spring, we’ll complete our Smarter Balanced Assessments for students in Grades 3-5. Unlike multiple-choice assessments, these State tests better align with the typical work we do in classrooms  READ MORE... about Smarter Balanced Assessments
Lockdown Classroom at MES
Practicing our Lockdown Procedures
For school safety, we practice many different drills at Molalla Elementary (fire drills, evacuation drills, earthquake drills, lockdown drills). Today's drill was a Lockdown Drill. It started by announcement at 9:35 a.m., and it concluded by 9:40 a.m.   READ MORE... about Practicing our Lockdown Procedures
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Literacy Approaches Refined
Moving our MES student to the next level in Literacy requires a sophisticated understanding how kids learn at different rates and different skill levels. Yesterday, all elementary teachers from across the District came to MES to work with two consultants from the Beaverton School District.   READ MORE... about Literacy Approaches Refined
Camerina Galvan
Welcome Camerina Galvan
Since 1994, Todos Juntos has been providing and sustaining programs for youth and families in Clackamas County. Thanks to a 2-year grant, Camerina Galvan has been hired by Todos Juntos has a Family Resource Coordinator for the Canby and Molalla River School Districts.   READ MORE... about Welcome Camerina Galvan
2017-18 MES School Report Card
Indicators Keep Climbing at MES
We've seen some data come out that summarizes our school's progress. We're pleased with our momentum at MES. Despite the hiccups in the TIDE platform that impacted kids' ability to take the SBAC State assessments smoothly, we fared well.   READ MORE... about Indicators Keep Climbing at MES
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Here Come the Kindergartners
We're beginning to find our rhythm at MES. This week, we're especially proud of our 75 kindergartners who've had a very smooth start to school.   READ MORE... about Here Come the Kindergartners