It’s beginning to look like Autumn at the Lewis County Board of Education!
Channel 3 is back on the air! Mrs. White and her broadcast students at LCHS have published a homecoming week special. Visit lewisboe.com or the Lewis County Schools Facebook page for a link to the video.
Bus 36-16 will not be running Thursday September 30 2021. If you choose to have your child attend school tomorrow you will be responsible for transportation to and from school
The Lewis County Board of Education has voted to extend the mask mandate until November 1st. The mask mandate will be revisited at the Board Meeting on October 25th.
Meet Mr. Ian Fealy He is a first year teacher at Robert L. Bland Middle School. Mr. Fealy graduated from West Virginia University in 2021 with a Masters Degree in Secondary Education in Social Studies. He chose education because of his love of history and political science, and he likes to be around young people especially through the tougher time of their life such as their middle school age. Mr. Fealy hopes to be a positive influence with the students. Welcome to Lewis County Schools, Mr. Fealy!
Meet Ms. Katie Woofter the Assistant Principal at Peterson-Elementary School Ms. Woofter graduated from West Virginia Wesleyan College with a Bachelors in Elementary Education and a Masters in Multi-categorical Special Education. She then received her Educational Leadership Degree through Salem University. This will be her ninth year in education. Ms. Woofter states she likes to help children, especially the ones who are struggling, and likes knowing she helped them in succeeding. Welcome to Lewis County Schools, Ms. Woofter!
Mrs. Barnette’s 7th Grade Social Studies students are creating research webs about “The 7 Traits of Civilization.” Each were randomly assigned a country to research and they will share with their peers tomorrow in class.
Bus 36-16 will not be running Wednesday September 29 2021
Bus 33 22 will not be running Wednesday September 22.
Bus 33 22 will not be running tomorrow, Tuesday September 21st.
Mr. Gerald Paugh, who has worked for Lewis County Schools for 26 years, is the new Transportation Supervisor. He has enjoyed watching the children grow and being a small part of their lives. Mr. Paugh hopes that in some way he has made a positive influence that may have encouraged the students to dream and succeed in life As supervisor, his goal is to finish his career trying to leave the transportation department in a better place by building relationships between the wonderful bus operators and administrators by trying to set a good example that will hopefully inspire all bus drivers to share the same compassion for the children as he has.
Bus 33 22 will not be running today.
Mrs. Beth Willison is the librarian at Robert L. Bland Middle School. Featured is just one of her projects that will soon be available to the students. These games will be checked out on a weekly basis.
Mr. Bill Tucker is the Parent Educator Resource Coordinator at the Lewis County Board of Education. The center provides information and support to both parents and educators. Mr. Tucker will assist families on an individual basis to understand the children’s educational needs by connecting them with area agencies serving children and their families The coordinator may also act as a liaison between teachers and parents to help strengthen school-to-home relationships. The center is equipped with a child section supplied with toys and books while the parents are conferencing. For more information, contact Mr. Bill Tucker at 304-269-8300 ext. 204.
The 3rd and 4th grade students in Mrs. Heath’s music classes at Peterson-Central have been learning “The Star-Spangled Banner”. The students who can recite the first verse on their own will place a star on the bulletin board and will sing the National Anthem at the first LCHS home basketball game. The students pictured are the first to complete the task.
Patriotic Display at Peterson-Central Elementary School
Mrs. Simms’ Art Students at Work at Lewis County High School
Attention LCHS Seniors: 12th grade vaccinations are due next Wednesday, September 22nd *Students in 12th grade are required to have proof of one dose of the Tdap vaccine and proof of a 2nd dose of the Meningococcal/Meningitis conjugate vaccine.
Mrs. Garton’s 3rd grade class at Peterson-Central is working on place value, expanded form, and number sense using crackers, pretzels, and marshmallows. #makelearningfun
Check out what the staff at RLBMS are reading! These are posted by the classrooms to promote reading throughout the school.