Mrs. Amanda Cox
Sometimes math is just more fun with games!
about 9 hours ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mr. Nathan Ford
The 5th/6th grade girls basketball award night will be October 17th at 7:00pm in the gym. There will be a parent and player meeting for any 5th/6th grade boy interested in playing basketball on October 16th at 7:00pm in the gym.
1 day ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Erin Wells
Learning the history of our country through Studies Weekly newspaper.
5 days ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Second grade working on our STEM boxes!
6 days ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Picking pumpkins!
7 days ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Amelia Burke
2nd Grade at Curtis Orchard today!!
7 days ago, Amelia Burke
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Look at that chair!
7 days ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Second grade field trip!
7 days ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Using our scholastic book orders to sort fiction and nonfiction books!
7 days ago, Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Mrs. George
The students enjoyed our pond study day at Outdoor School.
8 days ago, Mrs. George
Mrs. Erin Wells
CIVIL WAR DAYS field trip was Awesome!
9 days ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
CIVIL WAR DAYS
9 days ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Amanda Cox
First we received books, and then pumpkins! Thank you, Mrs. Newman for our pumpkins!!! 🎃
9 days ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to our P.A.W.S. Winners for September for responsibility. Great job everyone! 🐾
9 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amanda Cox
There's no better way to start off a Monday, than reading a new book donated by our secret book buddies!
10 days ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mr. Nathan Ford
Just a reminder that all PTO Fundraiser money is due by Wednesday, October 9th. Thank you for all of your support!
13 days ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Katie White
Tuesday night’s Panther Player of the game! Awesome job!
13 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Nathan Ford
2019-2020 Staff at Judith Giacoma Elementary
13 days ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Katie White
Giacoma students will have project success tonight!
13 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Tiny tuba time at Giacoma. #MusicMatters
14 days ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mr. Mike Williamson
Thank you Westville Fire Department for teaching our kinders about fire safety today!
14 days ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of Thursday night’s game! Great job girls!
16 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to our overall grand prize winner for the FUNd Walk!! Thanks to Gold Rush Pawn Shop for their generous donation!
19 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Silly string winners from our FUNd Walk!
19 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Me. Denton let the high fundraisers pie her in the face!
19 days ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Katie White
FUNd Walk Winners! These students won a special treat to Dairy Queen! 🍦 🍨
19 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
More from our FUNd walk!
20 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
What a great way to kick off our Friday morning with our First Annual FUNd Walk!! Thank you to everyone for your support!
20 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Second grade team ready for the Fund Walk❤️
20 days ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Katie White
The Junior High is now selling WJHS Fan apparel! The fan shop will be open for 2 weeks and will then take two weeks to get in. When ordering, please order under your student’s name to assist in delivering. Use the link below to order your apparel. www.fancloth.shop/adjsw
20 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Bigs working with Littles to write their words with sidewalk chalk is the best way to practice spelling in 1st grade!!😁🖍🙌
20 days ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Katie White
“FUNd” walk class colors for tomorrow. Kindergarten- Orange 1st- Green 2nd- Red 3rd- Black 4th- Purple 5th- Yellow 6th- Blue
20 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Sager is such a great parent volunteer in our classroom!!❤😁
20 days ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Katie White
Tomorrow is our first annual “FUNd” walk! Just a reminder, students are encouraged to dress in their class color! Colors listed below. Have fun and be creative! Kindergarten- Orange 1st- Green 2nd- Red 3rd- Black 4th- Purple 5th- Yellow 6th- Black
20 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of Tuesday night’s game! Awesome job ladies! Watch these girls in action tonight at game 6! Game starts at 6:00pm. Hope to see you here!! 🏀🐾
20 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
What an exciting 5th and 6th grade girls game happening right now! Next game is Thursday night at 6:00. 🏀🐾
22 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
🎃🕷 October breakfast and lunch menus! 🕷🎃
22 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to these awesome ladies! Panther players for this week’s girls 5th and 6th grade games. Way to go girls! 🐾🏀
26 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
More from first grade lunch on the lawn! ☀️🌸🥗
26 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Another beautiful day for lunch on the lawn! Thank you first families for spending your lunch with us! ☀️🌸🥗
26 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Heath has a buddy to help with kindergarten attendance! 👨🏼‍🏫 📝
27 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
What a beautiful day for lunch on the lawn! Thank you families for coming to this fun event! 🌸 ☀️ 🥗
27 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Miss Regan Smith
Hanging with some friends at recess!
29 days ago, Miss Regan Smith
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of the game! 🏀 🐾 Great job girls!
29 days ago, Mrs. Katie White
Amelia Burke
Investigating 3-digit place value cards all around the room in 2nd grade! We love math!
29 days ago, Amelia Burke
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Thank you PTO for the books!!!!❤📚❤
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Bigs and Littles!!❤😁❤
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Bigs and Littles meeting for the first time today!!❤
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Bigs and Littles meeting for the first time today!❤😁❤
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mr. Mike Williamson
Using the Jeep to practice our math skills by counting the number of floor tiles between the start and finish line. What a fun day to be in kindergarten!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to our Panther Players of last night’s game! Way to go girls! The Panthers play again Thursday night at 6:00pm in the Giacoma gym.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Mike Williamson
Counting in kindergarten!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Math caterpillars for numbers 3-4-5
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Get ready! Giacoma 5th/6th Grade Girls Basketball starts tomorrow night! Game starts at 6:00pm. Come cheer on your Lady Panthers! 🐾🏀🐾
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Nathan Ford
Please find information about Pre-K screenings.
about 1 month ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Lisa Coburn
September Lunch Menu
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Lisa Coburn
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Introducing Giacoma’s newest Packer fan! Just a little friendly bet!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Katie White
Picture Day is coming soon!! Giacoma pictures will be Tuesday, September 10th. Order forms were sent home with students. Please complete the order form and return to school with your student, or pictures can be ordered online. 📸 😁
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Nathan Ford
There will be NO 5th/6th grade girls basketball practice tonight, September 4th, at Judith Giacoma. Thank you!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Katie White
2019 Tiger 5k 🐾 🐯 Thank you Westville Booster Club for all of your hard work and continuing to devote so much time to our students and families in Westville! 🐯🐾
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Students trying out one of our new French horns at Giacoma. #MusicMatters
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Get yourself an assistant principal who comes in to check on students, and stays for a dance!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Katie White
Giacoma Girls Basketball has officially started! It is not too late to sign up! Check with Coach Heath for more information. 🏀 🐾
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
We are so fortunate to have such amazing high school helpers to work on reading fluency with our students! We ❤️ our high school helpers!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Newman working on reading with one of our first grade students!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Chris Bontjes
Group piano lessons are available for adults! Check the Giacoma news feed or Facebook page for details!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Chris Bontjes
Miss Regan Smith
Team work and accountability for our best first grade handwriting!
about 1 month ago, Miss Regan Smith
Mrs. Katie White
Fifth grade getting back in the swing of things! Working on their Story Works!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Thank you Westville Lions Club and Westville Community for the generous school supply donations! Many students were able to pick out their own supplies and backpacks thanks to you!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Enjoying the sunshine after a rainy morning!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amy Pacot
LETTER A ACTIVITIES
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Wrapping up PBIS Bootcamp with a school-wide assembly!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Kindergarten learning letter A
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
One of my favorite beginning of the year activities, hands down! I love how the kids get to see how our "box of crayons" is formed and how important it is in completing it!!🖍❤😁
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Katie White
🐾 PBIS Bootcamp 🐾 Learning how to be respectful, responsible, and positive students!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Learning our expectations!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Ms. Jeni Barney
Attention Parents and Guardians, There will be a parent/guardian meeting Thursday, August 22 at 6:00 pm for any 5th and 6th grade girl interested in playing intramural basketball at Judith Giacoma. A practice and game schedule, along with rules and expectations will be handed out at the meeting. If you have any questions please call 267-2154 ext. 261 Thank you
about 1 month ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Drinking our Jitter Juice to take the Jitters away.🙂🙂Mrs. Pog’s Class.❤️
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Lisa Coburn
There will be a parent/guardian meeting Thursday, August 22nd at 6pm for any 5th and 6th grade girl interested in playing intramural basketball at Judith Giacoma. A practice and game schedule, along with team rules and expectations will be handed out at the meeting. If you have any questions please call 267-2154 ext. 261. Thank you very much.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Lisa Coburn
Miss Regan Smith
We are so excited you are here! Giacoma is ready for a great year!
about 1 month ago, Miss Regan Smith
Mrs. Katie White
The first day of the 2019-2020 school year is tomorrow. Can’t wait to see everyone! For those who need it, here are the breakfast and lunch menus for Giacoma. See you all tomorrow!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Who is excited about school starting?! The kindergarten team can not wait to meet all of their new students!! Join us tonight for Giacoma‘s back to school open house! Bring your supplies and meet your teachers, 5-7 pm. Hope to see you soon!
2 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
It is almost that time! 🎉 Registration for last name beginning with A-L today and M-Z tomorrow! Registration begins at 12:00pm each day. Can’t wait to see everyone! 🐾
2 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Tomorrow is the big day! Registration for students with the last name beginning with the letters A-L opens at 12:00pm. We are excited for another great school year!
2 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
It is almost time! District registration will be August 6th and 7th in the Giacoma Elementary gym. August 6th- 12-3pm and 4-7pm (Student last name A-L) August 7th- 12-3pm and 4-7pm (Student last name M to Z) Registration forms can be found on district website for fast and easy registration!
3 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Lisa Coburn
7th and 8th Grade Baseball Boys Practice
3 months ago, Mrs. Lisa Coburn
Mrs. Katie White
With the end of the 2018-2019 school year, comes the beginning of retirement for one of the best! Happy last day of school, forever, Ms. Cook! We will miss you, but hope the best for you in this new chapter of your life!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Happy last day of school! Enjoying the beautiful weather outside on the playground!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Having fun our last day of second grade!
5 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Katie White
First grade water day! They thought it was pretty funny to squirt Mrs. White with water!! 💦
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Amelia Burke
Celebrating the last day of 2nd Grade with inflatables! Huge shout out to Dishman Inflatables for letting us use them today!
5 months ago, Amelia Burke
Megan Berry
Smiling about almost being 3rd graders!
5 months ago, Megan Berry
Mrs. Erin Wells
Our Top Dogs of 5th grade!
5 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Megan Berry
A fun lunch with these soon to be 1st graders today!
5 months ago, Megan Berry
Amelia Burke
2nd Grade enjoying Miss Richardson’s Kindergarten graduation!
5 months ago, Amelia Burke
Mrs. Erin Wells
5th grade Honors, Mrs. Wells class
5 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Katie White
A huge thank you to Deputy Miller for all of his hard work and dedication he puts into the DARE Program. Ready or not Junior High, these sixth graders are heading your way!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Second grade honors! Way to go students!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Honors and game day!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Scott Heatherton
Congratulations to Serenity Faber Best Citizen for Mr. HEATHERTON'S 4TH GRADE class 2018/2019.
5 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Scott Heatherton
Saying goodbye, even if it's the Class Pet Spots...is never easy.
5 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Reading campout day
5 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Thank you to Allison Richards for reading to our class for reading campout day!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Katie White
💦 More from Water day! 💦
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
💦Water day in Kindergarten!! 💦
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amy Johnson
We were so happy to get a surprise visit from our graduated high school helper at our reading campout this morning! 😍
5 months ago, Mrs. Amy Johnson
Amelia Burke
2nd Grade is all cozy for our Reading Campout!
5 months ago, Amelia Burke
Mrs. Katie White
Celebrating multiplication tables with ice cream sundaes!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amanda Cox
First grade fun with 3-d shapes!
5 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Sarah Olson
STEM day in 2nd grade
5 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
STEM DAY in Gr.2
5 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Amelia Burke
2nd Grade ABC Countdown (T)- Twin Day!
5 months ago, Amelia Burke
Scott Heatherton
A day to remember in 4th Grade to be for sure.
5 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Our Assistant Principal is “cooler” than yours!
5 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
More from 6th grade class field trip to Turkey Run! What a great way to end the year with some awesome kids!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
More from 6th grade class field trip to Turkey Run! What a great way to end the year with some awesome kids!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
6th grade class field trip to Turkey Run! What a great way to end the year with some awesome kids!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. George
Reading outside to enjoy the weather.
5 months ago, Mrs. George
Mrs. Katie White
Beautiful day for outside four square!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Conservation Olympics 2019!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Edwards
Learning about states of matter in first grade with outdoor experiments
5 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Young Author Winners K-2
5 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Katie White
First grade young author assembly!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
We will miss you Emily Jordan!😘
5 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Edwards
Working on 3D shapes in first grade
5 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Ms. Jeni Barney
Celebrating Nurses’ Week!!! Thank you Mrs. Sutliff for all you do.
5 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Countdown- K =kite day
5 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
We ❤️ our high school helpers!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Ready to go home and enjoy this beautiful day! 🌞🌸
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Wells's April AR challengers. The goal was to earn 10 points in the month of April. These students took the challenge and were successful! Time to celebrate!
5 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Katie White
PTO Fundraiser Assembly! Human car wash with Mr. Ford!
5 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Nathan Ford
Congratulations to our February PAWS winners! Sorry for the late post!
5 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mr. Nathan Ford
Congratulations to our April PAWS winners!
6 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Jeni Barney
5th and 6th grade track meet for May 2 in Paris will be at the old Paris High School football facility on Buena Vista Street in Paris. The meet will begin at 4:30.
6 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Mr. Mike Williamson
A HUGE shout out to these awesome sixth grade students for helping out with the kindergarten carnival. They became pros at making sno-cones and cotton candy! Thanks for helping make it a success!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Ms. Jeni Barney
1st grade Accelerated Reader winners out to Monical’s and Mike’s Chill. Keep Reading!!!!!
6 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Kindergarten Carnival
6 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Second graders excited for the Indianapolis Zoo!
6 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Erin Wells
Thursday, April 25, our class had the exciting privilege of hosting some guests to speak to us about the Civil War. THANKS to Tara Auter, Mike Auter, and Larry Weatherford for sharing this living history with us!
6 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mr. Mike Williamson
Experiment day in kindergarten! So much fun!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Experiment day in kindergarten! So much fun!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Writing sentences in Kindergarten
6 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Please join us for the Giacoma Piano Recital today, April 27th. Kindergarten- 9:00 First grade- 9:45 Second grade- 10:30 Third grade- 11:15 Fourth grade- 1:00 Fifth grade- 1:45 Sixth grade- 2:30
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Scott Heatherton
ASTRONAUT JOE TANNER visits Mr. Heatherton's 4th Grade Class. What an amazing day.
6 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Ms. Jeni Barney
Track practice for 5th and 6th will be at Judith Giacoma today.
6 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
A-Z countdown!! B- Bubble day!!😍
6 months ago, Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Mr. Mike Williamson
A few more soon to be kindergarteners!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Excited for kindergarten!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
More kindergarten fun!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Kindergarten Round-Up night 2
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Night 2 of Kindergarten Round-Up!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
A-Z countdown has officially started in K!! Art day!!!🖌😜
6 months ago, Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Giacoma Panther chorus rehearsing for Wednesday's Spring Awards Concert.
6 months ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mr. Mike Williamson
The fun never stops in Kindergarten!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
More fun from Kindergarten Round-Up!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Kindergarten Round-Up day 1 was a success! Look at all these cute faces ready for kindergarten!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Amelia Burke
Happy Earth Day from Miss Burke’s class! We showed our love for Earth by picking up trash around the school!
6 months ago, Amelia Burke
Ms. Jeni Barney
Track practice for Judith Giacoma and Jr. High is canceled tonight.
6 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Ms. Jeni Barney
1st graders brought poetry to life today with Shel Silverstein’s poem titled Bandaids.
6 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Mrs. Sheila Owen
More Family Game night fun! What a fun night!
6 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Uno Fitness at Family Reading Night!
6 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Hungry Hungry Hippos at Family Game Night! So much fun!!!
6 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Pacot and Mrs. Learnard teaching dandelion measurement
6 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Museum monsters!
6 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
More museum fun!
6 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
This is the 5th year the children’s discovery museum came to do activities with kindergarten!
6 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Amelia Burke
Miss Burke’s class love it when their high school helper reads to them!
6 months ago, Amelia Burke
Mrs. Katie White
Thank you Westville Library for the awesome Touch a Truck event! A lot of Westville Students were there to enjoy!
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Thank you Westville Library for the awesome Touch a Truck event! A lot of Westville Students were there to enjoy!
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Thank you Westville Library for the awesome Touch a Truck event! A lot of Westville Students were there to enjoy!
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Touch a Truck will come to the library on TODAY from 9 AM until Noon!! Children will have a chance to see a variety of vehicles up close and perhaps even get to sit in some of them. There will be emergency vehicles, construction type equipment and some surprises. Children will also be able to create a truck color scratch craft. Those attending that reside in the library district are invited to apply for their library card. Just bring a photo ID and 2 pieces of mail or other forms of identification that are current and list your name and address.
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Fifth and first grade poetry coffee club, complete with coffee, drinks, and snacks! What a fun way to spend a Friday morning!
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Mike Williamson
Playing Candy Land and reading CVC words in kindergarten this morning.
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Pacot's class continues to learn about shapes in math. Building cubes with Play-Doh and toothpicks!
6 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Katie White
What a beautiful day for learning outside!
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Enjoying the beautiful weather! ☀️ 🌸
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amy Pacot
OUTSIDE RECESS!!!
6 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to our Paws winners for honesty! Great job everyone!
6 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Scott Heatherton
OUTDOOR SCHOOL. Take 2
7 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Scott Heatherton
OUTDOOR School Final Day. I can not say enough about the professionalism of Mrs. Witsman, Mr. J, and Mrs. Holycross in making this an enjoyable experience for all. My kids loved this week and are better, more aware 4th graders.
7 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Ms. Jeni Barney
Track meet for 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade tonight at Hoopeston has been canceled. There will be no practice.
7 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Ms. Jeni Barney
Working hard writing words with the vowel-consonant-sneaky/silent e.
7 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Scott Heatherton
OUTDOOR SCHOOL Day 3 Part 2
7 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Scott Heatherton
OUTDOOR SCHOOL Day 3 Part 2
7 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Scott Heatherton
OUTDOOR School Day 3 The students and I have learned so much from this amazing teacher. I cant recall in recent memory a more enlightening experience.
7 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. McCabe’s class working hard to prepare for our school wide egg hunt!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Mike Williamson
Kindergarten Round-Up Bring your child in to meet the teachers and tour the classrooms!
7 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Ms. Janet from U of I extension came for her last visit!
7 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Scott Heatherton
OUTDOOR SCHOOL DAY 2
7 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Katie White
Reading stations in Mrs. Pearman’s room. Working on letter recognition on the iPad!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Jeni Barney
Reminder......there is an admission fee for the track meet tonight in Catlin. Adults and H.S. students are $3 and senior citizens and elementary students are $2.
7 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Scott Heatherton
Outdoor School Heatherton
7 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the students on bus 4! They have been working hard on their behavior and noise level on the bus. Today their hard work paid off, free ice cream cones for every student on the bus! Awesome job Bus 4!!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Erin Wells
More on the 5th grade bodies
7 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
5th graders learned even more by teaching. And first graders learned new info about their bodies.
7 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
Learning by teaching
7 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mr. Mike Williamson
March PBIS celebration in kindergarten!
7 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Digraph detectives in Kindergarten
7 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Ms. Jeni Barney
Track practice will be at Judith Giacoma today until 3:20
7 months ago, Ms. Jeni Barney
Mr. Nathan Ford
Please feel free to share the following information!
7 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Katie White
Carly, Darren, and Louie the Lightning Bug had a great presentation on electric safety. The third grade students really enjoyed it! Thank you Ameren!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Track practice will be at the High School track. Please pick students up there at 4:00. Thank you!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Reminder, tonight’s track meet for 5th and 6th was CANCELED!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
What an awesome flute performance by these ladies today!!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Ellen Howie
More from solo and ensemble
7 months ago, Ms. Ellen Howie
Ms. Ellen Howie
All of these talented musicians got a 1st at contest today. So proud of everyone who participated. Way to go Panthers. You rocked it!
7 months ago, Ms. Ellen Howie
Mrs. Katie White
Small group reading with one of our great high school helpers!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Building leprechaun 🍀 traps in Kindergarten
7 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Love to capture moments like this 😊
7 months ago, Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Mrs. Katie White
The 3rd and 4th grade “Mighty Minds” put on an awesome program tonight! Great Job, Mrs. Campbell, Mr. Bontjes, and students!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Third grade working hard on their IAR test!!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Flute choir practicing for contest. Students from all three buildings #WorkingTogether
7 months ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mrs. Katie White
The PBIS team is still collecting candy for the annual Egg Hunt. Please send in individually wrapped candy by March 21st.
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Jennie Barnes
Making landforms out of play doh in 1st grade.
7 months ago, Mrs. Jennie Barnes
Mrs. Katie White
Another great young author assembly for 3rd through 6th grade. Congratulations to all of our winners!
7 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
It's a Wacky day in K today!!
7 months ago, Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Mrs. Edwards
Reading Elephant and Piggie books.
7 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
It all began with that shoe on the wall.. happy Wacky Wednesday!
7 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Special thanks to Ms. Henry from Danville Institute of Gymnastics for visiting our PreK and EC morning classes on Friday!
7 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Katie White
What better way to spend this snowy day then with a little letter bingo with Lucky Charms cereal!
8 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Ohhh boy!
8 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Amy Pacot
What??!! The Cat in the Hat came to read😳😍 in Kindergarten
8 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Wrapping up Dr. Seuss week in first grade by making fun hats!!
8 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Nathan Ford
Just a reminder that Judith Giacoma Elementary will dismiss at 11:55am tomorrow, March 1st. We hope everyone has a great weekend!
8 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
“Writing the Room” with our adjectives that compare.
8 months ago, Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Mrs. Katie White
One of our great high school helpers reading with first grade students. We appreciate all of their help!
8 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Tonight is our 5th and 6th grade girls Volleyball Award Program. The program starts at 6:00pm in the Giacoma Gym, doors will open at 5:30pm. Anyone that needs to turn in their uniform, please bring that tonight. See you there!
8 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Busy day in Kindergarten
8 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Edwards
Learning about place value
8 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mr. Nathan Ford
Thank you to the Westville Depot and Historical Society for their donation of a Heritage Banner to our school! We appreciate the kind gesture!
8 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Katie White
It is that time of year again! We will be collecting items for our annual Egg Hunt! We are accepting eggs and individually wrapped, peanut free candy. We appreciate your continued support for this fun event!!
8 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Math Stations in Kindergarten
8 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Learning how to subtract by using the fame of bowling!
8 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Edwards
Building and reading silly sentences in first grade
8 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Word work fun with shaving cream!
8 months ago, Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Mr. Nathan Ford
Congratulations to our two students who were chosen to represent Giacoma at the Illinois Principals Association Student Recognition Breakfast today!
8 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Sheila Owen
What a fun Valentine’s day in early childhood.....decorating cookies, sorting by color and comparing, measuring with candy, and so much more!
8 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Erin Wells
5th grade had fun exploring the world of luminescence.
8 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
Our school made nearly 400 Valentines for veterans and nursing home residents!
8 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
Our school made nearly 400 Valentines for veterans and nursing home residents!
8 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
Making cards for nursing home residents.
8 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Amanda Cox
We're having a little Valentine's Day fun, building words with playdough!
8 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Owen’s class worked on fine motor skills while sorting by color, patterning, measuring and comparing with our unifex cubes!
8 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Band students practicing after school for contest. #MusicMatters #Dedication
8 months ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Working on point of view this morning with the 3 Little Pigs and the Big Bad Wolf!
8 months ago, Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Mrs. Amanda Cox
1st grade authors reading their stories to the class!
8 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Thanks you Mrs. Johnson's class!!!❤
8 months ago, Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Ms.Janet with U of I extension office-reminding us about Nutrition.
8 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Amanda Cox
1st grade is loving the Traveling Naturalist!
8 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Katie White
Exciting 6th grade Volleyball games right now! Come out tomorrow night or Thursday night this week to cheer them on!
8 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Scott Heatherton
Marilyn Willard, Playground Supervisor at Judith Giacoma was selected by Mr. Heatherton's 4th grade class as the January 20 Acts of Kindness recipient. Thank you for keeping our kids safe.
8 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Amy Pacot
More 100th day
9 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Amy Pacot
100th day Stations
9 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
100 day morning fun!
9 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Hazel's class was joined by Senator Scott Bennett last week. The students made cards for Veterans at the VA that will be delivered by Senator Bennett on Valentine's Day. Thank you Senator Bennett for including our students in this special project!
9 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mr. Nathan Ford
Just a reminder that Judith Giacoma Elementary will be dismissing at 11:55 today. Have a great day!
9 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mr. Nathan Ford
The Little Girl Dance Team will perform at the high school game on Friday night (2/1) this week instead of Tuesday night’s game. Thank you!
9 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Lisa Coburn
Sixth grade sorting ceremony is underway.
9 months ago, Mrs. Lisa Coburn
Ms. Karen Evans
Reading Maze! Don't fall in the hot lava! @_KarenEvans #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Success at shoe tying
9 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Amy Pacot
We are learning to tie our shoes!
9 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Ms. Karen Evans
Family Skate Night! @_KarenEvans#GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Kindergarten maps testing on iPads!!
9 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Ms. Karen Evans
Adding fractions with Legos! @_KarenEvans #STEAM #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Pre K-2nd grade parents, mark your calendars for a family game night on January 30 at 6pm :) See you there!
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Penguin unit in kindergarten
9 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mandy Alvarez
The PTO thanks all the kids who sold 15 items or more with limo rides & Kona Ice
9 months ago, Mandy Alvarez
Mandy Alvarez
The PTO thanks all the kids who sold 15 items or more with limo rides & Kona Ice
9 months ago, Mandy Alvarez
Ms. Karen Evans
It's a perfect day for a cozy reading party! @_KarenEvans #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Leah Kolakowski
Nothing is better than watching your kiddos help another by walking them through the steps like they’re a teacher.
9 months ago, Leah Kolakowski
Ms. Karen Evans
Our students love leading learning activities! _@KarenEvans #Studentleaders #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to these outstanding students! They are Giacoma’s Paws Winners for the month of December. They were nominated by their teachers for their giving attitudes. Great job everyone!
9 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Thank you, @OrpheumMuseum !!! @_KarenEvans #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
What fraction of all the treasures will we find in The Magic Labyrinth? @_KarenEvans #TeamBuilding #Math #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Student leadership at its finest! @_KarenEvans #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
This girl beat me at Otrio!!! @MarblesBrains #TeachingFractionsThroughGames #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
This is what it looks like to destroy your reading goals! @_KarenEvans #GoWestville #SelfReportedGrades
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Morning fine motor stations make great picture frames!
9 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Ms. Karen Evans
Spelling with Otrio! @_KarenEvans #MakeLearningFun #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Active phonics! #DoTheWorm #GoWestville
9 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Early childhood had a fun-filled, family Christmas Party at McDonald’s!!! Merry Christmas to all our families :)
10 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Ms. Karen Evans
Mark your calendars!!! #2018CountyChampions #ScholasticBowl #JudithGiacoma
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
My absolute favorite part about Giacoma! #ChristmasCarols GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Lisa Witsman
The Grinch left the challenge for the third graders today! Who can build the tallest tower given the same materials.
10 months ago, Mrs. Lisa Witsman
Mrs. Katie White
Christmas Caroling with our Giacoma Family! What a great way to spend our morning!
10 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amanda Cox
Santa! I know him! 🎄
10 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Santa!
10 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Christmas carols!
10 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Ms. Nancy Cook
5th grade enjoyed their field trip to Myers Dinner Theatre
10 months ago, Ms. Nancy Cook
Mrs. Amanda Cox
Reindeer day!
10 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Ms. Karen Evans
Westville Cares! Making ornaments for people in the community :) #RandomActsOfKindness #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
The last class gets ALL the frosting! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Leah Kolakowski
Quiet and cozy 😊
10 months ago, Leah Kolakowski
Leah Kolakowski
Miss. Cook’s room has traveled to Finland with a snuggly blanket, a good book, and a plate of fudge for a cozy afternoon!
10 months ago, Leah Kolakowski
Ms. Karen Evans
4th graders decorate cookies!!! #HappyHolidays #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Forbidden Desert!!! We found the parts to our flying machine and escaped the desert! #CollaborativeGame #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Scott Heatherton
Making Gingerbread Houses and camping of an excellent holiday season and Fall semester. Made possible by giving and dedicated parents like Sarah Freeland.
10 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Katie White
Excellent encore presentation by kindergarten this morning for our 1st grade students! Awesome job!
10 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amanda Cox
1st grade got to see a special Kindergarten performance this morning! Thank you, kindergarten!!!
10 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Dr. Seth Miller
Your 2018 Panther MVPs
10 months ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Dr. Seth Miller
Most Improved Players
10 months ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Dr. Seth Miller
Panther Awards #heartandhustle
10 months ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Dr. Seth Miller
5th grade Panther players of the game throughout the season #effort
10 months ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Dr. Seth Miller
Great night for Panther Basketball! Well done players- thanks Coach Barney and Coach Simpson #brightfuture
10 months ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Ms. Karen Evans
Rocket Math masters!!! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Playing "hot lava" to discover math patterns! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Escape Room: Christmas Edition! Follow the clues, cross the hot lava, read all the words, find the code, open the box, find the code, open the bigger box... GIFTS! That's one way to get presents! #GoWestville #TeamWork
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Ag in the classroom. Working together to build a fence for our cows!
10 months ago, Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Ms. Nancy Cook
5th graders working on totem poles
10 months ago, Ms. Nancy Cook
Mr. Nathan Ford
Mr . Downing dressed extra festive today!
10 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Karen Evans
Practicing math while cup stacking!!! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
It's a pretty exciting day when your teacher's mom sends you a Christmas gift! "I'm shaking in my boots!" -Student
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
I now present the winner of our word card competition! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Creating our own wrapping paper and having a word card competition! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Nancy Cook
5th grade pen pal Paige Thornsbourogh makes a surprise visit to Miss Cook's class. Thank you for your service, Paige!
10 months ago, Ms. Nancy Cook
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mr. Grinch
10 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of last night’s game! Great job boys!
10 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Grateful for the kindness of others! #BookMail #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
It's always a good day to read! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Exploring factors and multiples with hockey! #GeniusMathematicians #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Lisa Witsman
Mrs. Oreskovich and Mrs. Witsman's awesome third grade students rang bells for Salvation Army tonight. Nightcap with cookies and milk afterward!
10 months ago, Mrs. Lisa Witsman
Mrs. Katie White
From Mrs. Sutliff- I have a lot of items in the lost and found. There are coats, hoodies, hats, gloves, lunch boxes and headphones. I will be taking to donation places next Friday. If your student is missing something please stop by my office. May I suggest that you put the students name in coats and hoodies so they can get back to you. Please share.
10 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Cox's 1st grade elves! 🎄
10 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Ms. Karen Evans
Hockey: Reading Edition! #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Partner spelling competition! Student- "We're all geniuses!"
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of last night’s game! Great job boys! 🏀
10 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs.Poggendorf’s Christmas Play
10 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Ms. Karen Evans
Our 4th grade students raised money to purchase books for the Westville Library! @WestvilleLibr #givingback #Kindnessmatters #GoWestville
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
I want to make sure my students have what they need to succeed, so I just created a DonorsChoose.org classroom request entitled "Trumpet Time!" Your support would mean so much to my students. Just go to DonorsChoose.org and search by zip code 61883 to find the project and give. Thank you for your support!
10 months ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Ms. Karen Evans
Student leadership at its finest! #Gowestville #ReadersAreLeaders
10 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Loving daily 5 stations today!
10 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to these two boys, Panther Players of the game! Games tonight start at 6:00.
10 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Amanda Cox
New fine motor stations!
10 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. George
Doing some holiday art. They had fun drawing Santa.
10 months ago, Mrs. George
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Game day with our Bigs and Littles!
10 months ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Two digit addition and subtraction around the room!
10 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Game day with our Bigs and Littles!
10 months ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Game day with our Bigs and Littles!
10 months ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Amy Pacot
50 years of Judith Giacoma Elementary 😍
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mr. Nathan Ford
Just a reminder that Judith Giacoma will be dismissing at 11:55 today, December 5th. Have a great day!
11 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
50 years of Giacoma!
11 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Afternoon PreK and EC classes also joined the 50th day celebration!
11 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Scott Heatherton
Many people in a school make up a success profile by their unselfish service to our students and staff. Our 20 Acts of Kindness award goes to Jason Anderson . Ouiet, approachable, and dependable, Jason helps our school with a whole host of technology issues. We owe a lot to him. Thank you Jason.
11 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Leah Kolakowski
He patrols our halls and he volunteers. So thankful we have such a great principal!
11 months ago, Leah Kolakowski
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Tapping out Reindeer words with Mrs. Pacot
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Please join us tomorrow for an open house, from 9:00-10:00am, celebrating 50 years at Giacoma School!
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Edwards
First grade fun for Grinch Day with the Grinch and Cindy Lou.
11 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mrs. Katie White
Warm-ups have started for the Winter Band and Chorus program for Giacoma and the Junior High! Program starts at 2pm.
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of this week’s games! Awesome Job Boys! 🏀
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Leah Kolakowski
So glad I got to support my fifth graders as they performed with the dance camp at the half time if the game last night!
11 months ago, Leah Kolakowski
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Second Grade Celebration
11 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Second grade behavior incentive!
11 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mr. Nathan Ford
Judith Giacoma Elementary is proud to partner with two groups that are helping our community this holiday season. We are partnering with the American Legion by collecting canned goods and other non-perishable food items. We also have a collection bin for Santa’s Anonymous and are currently accepting new and gently used toys for their program. All donations may be brought to school and will be picked up on Friday, December 14th. We appreciate any donation and our community’s support this holiday season!
11 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mr. Nathan Ford
Westville Community Unit School District #2 is proud to announce two great activities on December 4, 2018. At 9:00 a.m. on December 4th, Judith Giacoma Elementary School will begin an Open House at the building to commemorate their 50th year anniversary. The School District would like to invite all former students, staff, and administration to attend and have a look around the building to see the many changes over the years. Light refreshments will be served. Guests are encouraged to stay for the closing of a time capsule presented by current staff and students at 9:45 in the school’s gym. The day will also feature the District’s annual free Senior Citizen Dinner at Westville High School’s old gymnasium starting at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. Seniors are encouraged to come out and participate in the activities and enjoy the holiday meal and entertainment hosted by Westville School District staff and students.
11 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Amy Pacot
FUN-dations
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Pre feast
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mr. Mike Williamson
Isn't she the best?!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Thanks to all the families that came in to make this day a success! Happy Thanksgiving!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Thanks to all the families that came in to make this day a success! Happy Thanksgiving!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Ellis's class enjoying a Thanksgiving treat!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amanda Cox
Math stations make math fun!
11 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mr. Mike Williamson
Such good helpers!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Such good helpers!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
We love Pig Day and Mo Willems! Mrs. Olson and Miss Burke’s class!
11 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Happy Pig Day from Mrs. Olson and Miss Burke’s class
11 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mrs. Sarah Olson
Happy Pig Day!!
11 months ago, Mrs. Sarah Olson
Mr. Mike Williamson
3rd, 4th, and 5th graders made feathers to dress the turkey in library with Mrs. Atwood this week.  They wrote about an adult that they are thankful for at school.
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Pacot, Mrs. Pearman, & Mrs. Learnard preparing for our kindergarten Thanksgiving feast!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Kindergarten parents- We’re ready for ya!
11 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Scott Heatherton
Someone to Know -Unsung Heroes There are many people whom make up a school. I may not teach the next Steven Hawking, but I can teach them to be kind and fight for the little guy. Our unsung hero this week is Debbie Vallangeon who works in the lunchroom.
11 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs.Poggendorf’s Pilgrims and Indians at our Thanksgiving Feast.
11 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Amy Johnson
Celebrating one of our favorite authors, Mo Willems, today! Our high school helper helped us record our plays, we made and ate “Piggie Slop”, buddy read all the Elephant and Piggie books, and so much more!!
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Johnson
Ms. Nancy Cook
Miss Cook's class is reading The Westing Game and following the stock market. It's going down!
11 months ago, Ms. Nancy Cook
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of last Thursday night’s game! Great job boys!
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Edwards
Complete engagement while Mrs. Cox’s class practiced marking phonics words with a partner.
11 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mrs. Edwards
“Blasting off” on reading our sight words and writing sentences this morning.
11 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mrs. Erin Wells
Dress like your favorite teacher! Aww, thanks!
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Regan Smith
First graders book shopping for new books to read!
11 months ago, Regan Smith
Mr. Mike Williamson
Kinders learning to skate.
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amy Pacot
MrsPacot’s Class is Thankful for...
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs Owen’s classes loved acting out Pete’s A Pizza!
11 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mr. Mike Williamson
Practicing for the Christmas program. Kindergarten is so much FUN!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mr. Mike Williamson
Practicing for the Christmas program. Kindergarten is so much FUN!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Learning about Owls in Kindergarten
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Atwood getting Miss Richardson's kindergarten class excited about reading!!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. George
Math races☺
11 months ago, Mrs. George
Mrs. Erin Wells
Thanks Lainey for sharing!
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
SNAP CIRCUITS WITH LAINEY
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs Owen’s class enjoyed the story “The Doorbell Rang!” We had to figure out how many kids came and how to divide the cookies equally among the friends.
11 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Miss Denton helping in the classroom.
11 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
From Second grader to High School Helper.❤️❤️
11 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Second graders using STEM Bins
11 months ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Erin Wells
Books, Books, Books!
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Learnard's class having fun in the computer lab!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Erin Wells
We love reading with our first grade friends!
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
We love reading with our first grade friends!
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Erin Wells
Books with Littles
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mrs. Amanda Cox
A big "Thank you!" to the Westville Public Library for visiting and leading us in a fun turkey book and craft!
11 months ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of last night’s game! Awesome job boys!!
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Erin Wells
SMART GRIDS IN 5TN GRADE
11 months ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Mr. Mike Williamson
Lots of learning happening in Mrs. Pacot's class today!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Math Stations in Kindergarten
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
We Love having a former Kindergartner come read to us in Mrs. Pearman's room❤
11 months ago, Mrs. Stephanie Pearman
Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Turkey directed drawing and painting fun!!
11 months ago, Mrs. Jennifer O'Herron
Mr. Mike Williamson
Check the engagement happening in Mrs. Learnard's class!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Amelia Burke
Taking some time to reflect and write down what we are thankful for this Thanksgiving!
11 months ago, Amelia Burke
Mr. Mike Williamson
Continuing to learn about letters and their sounds in kindergarten!
11 months ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Sheila Owen
Mrs. Owen’s and Mrs Cummings’ classes celebrated the first snowfall with an indoor snowfall fight in gym! Oh what fun working on our gross motor skills :)
11 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Scott Heatherton
NO better way to celebrate Thanksgiving than Turkey Brownies.
11 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Giacoma chorus performing at festival of trees.
11 months ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mrs. Amy Johnson
We love when our high school helper reads to us!
11 months ago, Mrs. Amy Johnson
Mrs. Katie White
Celebrating our Veterans! Thank you to all of our Veterans, we appreciate your service!
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Puzzling! Solving all of math's mysteries! #gowestville
11 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
It's snowing!!!!! #GoWestville
11 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Friday Reading Games! #gowestville
11 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of last night’s game! Great job boys!
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Day made!!! #Grateful #Kindness
11 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of last night’s game! Great job boys!
11 months ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mr. Nathan Ford
Judith Giacoma Elementary would like to invite all current military service members, veterans, and their families to our Veterans Day Program on Friday, November 9th at 9:30 in the gym. We are truly thankful for all current and former military members and their families for the sacrifices they make to defend our freedoms!
11 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Edwards
When first grade readers ask to read the story again on their own ❤️
11 months ago, Mrs. Edwards
Scott Heatherton
Students from Mr. HEATHERTON'S 4TH GRADE CLASS write servicemen and servicewomen in Afghanistan thanking the for their service.
11 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Ms. Ellen Howie
WHS Drama Club will present “Singin’ in the Rain” tonight at 7PM and tomorrow at 2PM. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens. This is a wonderful show with a lot of our talented high school and jr high students. Come out have a good time and support them!
12 months ago, Ms. Ellen Howie
Ms. Karen Evans
Cha-Cha Slide meets multiplication!!! #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Beginning trumpet students practicing their C's before school. #TrumpetTime #MusicMatters
12 months ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mrs. Amy Johnson
We loved making a real paragraph burger as we learned the parts of a paragraph! #writingisfun
12 months ago, Mrs. Amy Johnson
Mr. Matt Maser
A student bringing in his Harry Potter LEGO’s for our book reading! #kidsareawesome #excited #HPforthewin
12 months ago, Mr. Matt Maser
Scott Heatherton
Halloween
12 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Scott Heatherton
Halloween
12 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Ms. Karen Evans
Halloween party fun! #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
No one does Halloween quite like we do! #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Candy corn math stations
12 months ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Ms. Karen Evans
Practicing spelling with friends! #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Scott Heatherton
As I was saying in previous posts in our 4th grade class we are promoting 20 Acts of Kindness. We are doing this by recognizing weekly those people who help the students behind the scenes. They do their jobs quietly. This week our winner was custodian Terry O'Reilly.
12 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Scott Heatherton
In Mr. Heatherton's 4th grade class we are recognizing those "unsung heroes" in our school whom are in the background quietly performing their jobs. Our previous winners were Lisa Coburn and Valerie Barnes.
12 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Ms. Karen Evans
Story Cubes! #Monyay #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mandy Alvarez
Monday, October 29th is fundraiser pick up for those who sold the PTO Club Choice. Pick up time is 3:00 - 5:30 PM.
12 months ago, Mandy Alvarez
Mrs. Sheila Owen
A huge thank you to Westville fire department for coming to speak to our preschool for all and early childhood classes today! We learned so much! We even got to see their fire truck and check out their uniform and special tools. Did you know they have to be able to get suited up for a fire call in 1 minute???
12 months ago, Mrs. Sheila Owen
Ms. Karen Evans
Ten Frame Challenge! #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
I have a ten-frames that has some counters on it. One row of the frame is full and one is not. What is the largest number I could make? #MathGeniuses #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
This scholar beat a level in our reading program and graduated to the next level!!! #LevelUp #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
These boys are writing a book together! #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Dr. Seth Miller
Congratulations to the Lady Panthers on a great season - thank you coaches for all the effort #improvement #thefutureisbright #gopanthers
12 months ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Mrs. George
We had a great week at Outdoor School.
12 months ago, Mrs. George
Ms. Karen Evans
Reflecting on the first quarter of school using Flipgrid! Great idea, @AdamYoder23 . #GoWestville #FlipgridFever
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
"I'm so glad to live in a world where there are Octobers." -L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables #GoWestville #vermilionctyconservationdist #Friluftsliv
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Scott Heatherton
October Award Winners
12 months ago, Scott Heatherton
Ms. Karen Evans
Learning about density at Project Success! #STEAM #KidsDeserveIt #GoWestville
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mandy Alvarez
Halloween Skate Party Fun!
12 months ago, Mandy Alvarez
Ms. Karen Evans
Outdoor School: Day 2! #Hiking #GoWestville #vermilionctyconservationdist #Friluftsliv
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
PTO
Congratulations to all of our High Honors, Honors, & Paw Awards! The PTO hopes your enjoyed your pizza award! Great Job & Keep up the hard work!
12 months ago, PTO
PTO
Tuesday, October 23rd is the PTO Halloween Skate Night at Illini Skateland from 6-8 PM. There will be a costume contest & prizes!
12 months ago, PTO
Ms. Karen Evans
It's a beautiful day for Outdoor School! #GoWestville #vermilionctyconservationdist #Friluftsliv
12 months ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mr. Nathan Ford
Just a reminder that Giacoma Elementary will be dismissing today, October 17, and tomorrow, October 18, at 2:20pm. Conferences will be from 4:00 to 7:00 both nights. Thanks!
12 months ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Karen Evans
Practicing reading while working together to complete a puzzle! #GoWestville #Teamwork
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Teachers teaching teachers! #TeacherLife #GoWestville #ProjectKidTech
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. George
Practicing vocabulary for Outdoor School.🐾🦅🌳
about 1 year ago, Mrs. George
Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Linda Chernausky was a guest reading in Mrs. Cumming's PSFA class today. She also read to other classrooms throughout the building. Thank you for spending your time reading to our students Mrs. Chernausky!
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Karen Evans
Smashing our reading goals! #ReadersAreLeaders #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Hazel’s class had some special visitors from the Westville Library that helped them with a project. Thank you to the Westville Library for all of your support!
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Leah Kolakowski
After all sorts of fun at recess, sometimes you gotta do a little yoga to calm down for reading.
about 1 year ago, Leah Kolakowski
Ms. Karen Evans
Fun at Project Success yesterday! #KidsDeserveIt #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Teachers leading professional development before school! #CoffeeClub #TeacherLeaders
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Close 5th grade game tonight! 6th grade game starts at 7:00! Way to go girls!! 🏀
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Ellen Howie
The Talent Show is Saturday, October 13th in the WHS old gym. Come out and support our talented Westville students!
about 1 year ago, Ms. Ellen Howie
Mr. Nathan Ford
Just a reminder that there will be an informational meeting for 5th and 6th grade boys and their parents who are interested in going out for basketball tonight in the Giacoma gym at 6:00pm.
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Karen Evans
Math Races! #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
When our students are so intrinsically motivated and driven that they keep track of their score without being asked because they want to beat it and improve their reading!!! Look at these assessment-capable learners! #SoGrateful #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Great games tonight at Giacoma for 5th and 6th grade girls!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Painting at Project Success
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Ms. Karen Evans
It's a beautiful day for outside reading games! #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
This boy noticed another student whose birthday was not celebrated and decided, on his own, to give him three gifts! #Kindness #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Second grade off to the Curtis Apple Orchard!! It is going to be a great day!!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mr. Nathan Ford
Lunch with the principal!
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Karen Evans
Sensory Halloween Party!
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to our September PAWS winners! These students were chosen by their teachers for showing responsibility in the classroom. Great job everyone!!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of last night’s game!! 🏀 Great job!!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Nothing makes a kid's day like getting a new book!!! In a student's words, "It's a special day for books!" #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
So proud of these girls! #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Reminder: 5th and 6th grade girl’s basketball game tonight at 6:00! See you there!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Erin Wells
LETTERS WITH LITTLES. 5th graders are helping first graders with their letters, sounds, and building words.
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Erin Wells
Ms. Karen Evans
First escape room of the year! #MathMasters #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mr. Mike Williamson
Lots of learning taking place in kindergarten this morning! Just check out that engagement!
about 1 year ago, Mr. Mike Williamson
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of Monday night’s game!! Way to go girls!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Winners!!! #GhostBlitz #ReadingGame #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
When you ask a student to read ONE sentence and they decide to read TEN!!! #IntrinsicMotivation #Goals #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Perfect weather for Ghost Blitz! #ReadingGame #StormyDay #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
PTO
September 25th is the last chance to receive your Achievers for your Club Choice orders. Simply bring in your coupons for your items sold so far, with a parent's signature and you will be entered to win some prizes!
about 1 year ago, PTO
Mrs. Katie White
Reminder: The 5th and 6th grade girl’s basketball game is tonight at 6:00! See you there!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Taylor Learnard
One of the kindest teachers
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Taylor Learnard
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to the Panther Players of Wednesday night’s game!! Great job!!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
More scholars set and beat their reading goals!!! #SoProud #SetGrowthGoals #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
These scholars set and beat their reading goals!!! #SoProud #SetGrowthGoals #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Fun at Project Success! #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Bounce-Off Reading! @Mattel #ProjectKidTech #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
PTO
Friday, September 21st is a Club Choice Achiever Coupon Day! Kid's bring in those coupons from your club choice packet and win some prizes. All Mom & Dad need to do is sign off on the number of items you have sold so far!
about 1 year ago, PTO
Ms. Karen Evans
Jump rope reading!!! #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Free fall family camp for families that have a loved one with a disability between the ages of 2-16!
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Amy Pacot
Learning to tie shoes! #lookatthatsmile
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Amy Pacot
Mrs. Katie White
Last chance to purchase Giacoma Wear! The site will close at 2:30 today! To order online go to, shop.fancloth.com/61883/428740. Also, thank you to everyone that has ordered! PBIS appreciates your support!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
The joy of a surprise gift is unreal! Thanks so much to those of you who love our children! #BeKind #RandomActOfKindness #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Writing stories just like Patricia Polacco! @PatriciaPolacco #GoWestville #WeAreWriters
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
This morning we read "Thank You, Mr. Falker" by Patricia Polacco and drew pictures to deliver to the teachers who have impacted our lives! We also looked at photographs from Ms. Evans's visit to her home and studio! @PatriciaPolacco #RandomActsOfKindness #BeKind #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Representatives from The Music Shoppe will be in the cafeteria at Giacoma from 5 - 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 19th. They will have band instruments and supplies available.
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Mr. Nathan Ford
Judith Giacoma Elementary will be dismissing at 11:55am tomorrow, September 19th. Also, if you are interested in ordering Giacoma Apparel, today is the last day to order. All ordering is done online at shop.fancloth.com/61883/428740 Thank you!
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Karen Evans
Reading Olympics! #ReadersAreLeaders #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
The things you get to do in order to practice multiplication! #DutchBlitz #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
We can build and read HUGE numbers! #Math #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Monday morning fun! #KidsDeserveIt #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Katie White
Beautiful day for 1st Grade’s Lunch on the Lawn!! 🌞🌸
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to our 5th and 6th grade Panther Players of last night’s game! These girls are receiving recognition for being a good teammate, playing hard, being coachable, and being a leader. Great job girls!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Bigs (5th grade) and Littles (1st grade) is one of our favorite parts of school!!!📚🔡✏💗
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Katie White
Smart Grid training with Illinois State professor, Dr. Brad Christensen. #CeMast #LifeLongLearners
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Project Success Kids building with STEAM BINS😊
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Madonna Poggendorf`
Mrs. Amanda Cox
First grade did a little practice telling time in the sunshine!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Amanda Cox
Mrs. Brittany Nelson
6th graders are applying decimal operations to real life experiences (and enjoying the weather)!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Brittany Nelson
Mrs. Katie White
Congratulations to our 5th and 6th grade Panther Players of last night’s game! These girls are receiving recognition for being a good teammate, playing hard, being coachable, and being a leader. Great job girls!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Book mail!!! This book came to our classroom from Kalamazoo, Michigan! There are so many people all over the United States who care about our students. @peterhreynolds @Scholastic #Grateful #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Self-reported grades have an effect size of 1.33. What a great pair of assessment-capable learners! @john_hattie #Hattie #GoalSetting #SelfReportedGrades #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Past 1st grade students reading to current 1st grade students is hands down the best!!!📚💗
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Michaele Hallett
Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Fifth grade students practicing Orff instruments in music class. #PantherPerformers
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Melissa Pinter
Ms. Karen Evans
Super Speedy Spellers! #WilsonReadingSystem #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
Readers are Leaders! #StudentLeadership #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Ms. Karen Evans
The excitement over Book Fair finds is unreal! Thanks so much to all the parents working at our fair this week. @Scholastic #CarryABookWithYou #ScholasticBookFair #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Dr. Seth Miller
Six grade in action tonight! Go Panthers!
about 1 year ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Dr. Seth Miller
Opening night for Giacoma girls basketball #gopanthers
about 1 year ago, Dr. Seth Miller
Mrs. Katie White
Wrapping up fall pictures with our final class. I cannot wait to see them!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Katie White
Ms. Karen Evans
Comparing numbers with math basketball! #PlaceValueRelationships #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mr. Nathan Ford
Judith Giacoma Elementary will be selling school apparel. All of the ordering and payment will be done online. Please visit the following link to see what items are available: shop.fancloth.com/61883/428740
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mr. Nathan Ford
Please remember that Fall Picture day is September 11th at Giacoma. Thanks!
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Ms. Karen Evans
It's incredible to work in a place where the teachers show so much kindness towards one another <3 #MsCook #LunchClub #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans
Mr. Nathan Ford
Grandparent's Day in our Preschool For All Classes
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mr. Chris Bontjes
about 1 year ago, Mr. Chris Bontjes
Mrs. Edwards
First grade is excelling in number sense and number recognition with ‘Who Am I?’ and ‘I Have, Who Has?’
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Edwards
Mr. Nathan Ford
Thank you to The Order of the Eastern Star for their generous donation of books to our school library. We appreciate your support!
about 1 year ago, Mr. Nathan Ford
Mrs. Brittany Nelson
6th graders “escape” using their knowledge of decimal operations!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Brittany Nelson
Ms. Karen Evans
Identifying similarities and differences has an effect size of 1.61 and a percentile gain of 45 points! Today we compared two incredible books: "Shark Lady" and "Miss Mary Reporting"! @robertjmarzano @JabberwockyKids @pwisemanbooks #GoWestville
about 1 year ago, Ms. Karen Evans