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Happy Holidays~NRE Staff & Families!

I want to wish the Staff and the Families of Northridge Elementary,  the Happiest New Year to come! A stellar thank you to our School Staff members who have given so much to our learners during the first half of this … Continue reading

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Balanced Literacy and 21st Century Communication Skills ~ Reading, Writing, Listening and SPEAKING !

Students in Mrs. Lehnert’s 2nd Grade class are demonstrating a balanced and integrated approach to Literacy. Well developed, organized and thoughtfully presented information is a core feature of 21st Century Communication skills. Being skilled at sharing information, concepts and perspective … Continue reading

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A Chilling Appreciation to NRE Year 6, for a Most Hallowed Event of the Year

Sincere appreciations to the work of the Year 6 Teachers, Students and all of the Volunteers ! Who supported the Fall Halloween Festival at NRE!  It was a fun night for all and a very successful fundraising event that supports … Continue reading

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Bus Loop is for Buses ~ Thank You for Using the Designated Drop Off Loop !

Dear Parents, A reminder that the bus loop is to be used only by the district buses, emergency and maintenance vehicles. The bus loop is not a drop off location for students. As the winter weather approaches we wish to … Continue reading

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Breaking Glass Ceilings and Literacy Codes with Lego Communities…

In a classroom visit to Mrs. McKinzie’s class this week, I had the great fortune to happen in during Lego Literacy Centers. In corners of the room, mixed gender and ability groups of kids were working in collaborative groups, planning, … Continue reading

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NRE Foreign Language Teachers and Principal Hamilton Attend Language Conference

All Teachers are Language Teachers Our Northridge Foreign Language Teachers,  Mrs. Yawen Lien (Mandarin)  and Mrs. Irma Morgione (Spanish), along with Mr. Hamilton, attended the Colorado Congress of Foreign Language Teachers held Saturday at Summit High School in Breckenridge. The focus … Continue reading

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Invitation to a Monthly Principal’s Coffee

Sept. 29, 2016 Dear Parents,   I wish to invite you to a Principal’s Coffee meeting. Please join me for a cup of tea or coffee, or bring your own.  This is an informal opportunity to meet with me for about … Continue reading

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