Tucker Elementary School's mission
is to educate 
every child,
every day no
matter what it takes.

 Our School
Together Everyone Shines
at
Tucker Elementary School
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Our Music/Choir Teacher
Mrs. Wendy Savarino received a grant
to purchase more instruments for our students!  Check it out: 
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Our 2014 Teacher of the Year! 
Ms. Carla VanVrancken
2nd Grade Teacher 
 TOY
We are proud to call her a Tucker Gator! 

announcements

  • Upcoming Events
     
    TONIGHT!!!
    October 21st - 5-6:30
    literacy night
    Come check out the USED book sale
    in the LIBRARY during Literacy Night!
    (across the street from the main building.)
    Everything is 25 cents!!! 
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    Fall Picture RETAKES
    October 23rd
     retakes
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    McDonald's Night - October 29th from 5-8pm
    Ponchatoula Location
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     PTO Meeting - October 30th at 9am
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    Tucker Treating-PBIS Good Behavior Reward
    Friday, October 31st  
    trick or treat  
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  • Check out the new app for Tangischools!
     
    TPSS app  
    Directions: tpss app
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  • mrs. gardner
    Mrs. Gardner, Principal at Tucker Elementary School, took some time to read to Mrs. Morris' first graders in the Library today.  She read, "Bark, George!", by: Jules Feiffer and discussed key vocabulary in the story. The students giggled, as George the dog made different animal sounds, including: meow, quack, and moo.  George had to go to the vet, who corrected  his sound problem, but got a surprise at the end of the book. 
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  • OPEN HOUSE 2014 
    Tucker families weathered the storm to come out for Open House.  Students and teachers worked hard to welcome them to our school!
    tucker welcome        open house
     
    open house        open house
     
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  • Tucker Elementary students are having an exciting start to this school year!
     
    Ms. Barker's 2nd grade class read, "There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books."  Math concepts were utilized to enrich the story.  The students worked in groups to graph the items that the old lady swallowed throughout the book. This fun and silly story was a hit!
     
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     Jada Magee is smiling big to show off her homemade play dough in Mrs. Methvin’s 2nd grade class at Tucker Elementary School.  The class did a "Get to Know You" activity. Mrs. Methvin hid a few drops of food coloring inside the play dough, and the students got to squish the play dough around, in a zip lock bag, to see what color it would become. Then, they were allowed to take the play dough out and make things with it to tell about themselves (initial, favorite animal, food, etc.). It was a lot of fun, and they really enjoyed it! 
     
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  • Drug Free Week
    October 27th-31st
    drug free
     
    Monday - Wear Red Ribbons
    Tuesday - Turn your back on drugs by wearing uniform shirts inside out
    Wednesday - Put a cap on drugs by wearing you favorite cap
    Thursday - Shade out drugs by wearing sunglasses to school
    Friday - Wear a RED shirt
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headlines

Today is Saturday, October 25, 2014

upcoming events

bell times
car  
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supply list
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Tucker Teachers Celebrate Halloween 
 Halloween teachers
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Check your child's
AR Progress
home connect
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registration
 New students
Documents Needed:
original birth certificate
original social security card
proof of residency:
light bill, gas bill
rent/lease agreement
voter registration
immunization record
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We're getting more "techie" at the Tucker Library!
 
Tucker Students are learning how to read an Interactive ebook on the iPad.  Students are rotating into the iPad center, during library, to have a turn checking out these cool eBooks.
ereader
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Have you checked out the Resources section on our website?

You can find important forms there!

The current School Supply List and Gator T-Shirt Order form
can be printed from that location.
 
Keep checking our website for Important Dates and Pictures from fun events around campus!
 
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