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Mrs. Woods' class

October 13, 2017

Students in Mrs. Wood's 3rd grade participated in their first Grasses in Classes session this month with the help of the Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance. Students learned about challenges with pollution faced by our local watershed and potted Smooth Cordgrass plants which they will plant in the Bay this spring to help filter out pullution and provide a better habitat for wildlife.

Fire Safety Week

October 13, 2017

Kindergarten students at Butler Elementary were honored to have the South Walton Fire Department visit the school and share information about fire safety with them.  Ms. Stephens class created a thank you banner to show their appreciation to these community helpers!


October 13, 2017

On Thursday, October 5th the Van R. Butler Chorus visited Grand Blvd. Health and Rehab in Miramar Beach. We sang Patriotic, Fall, and Spooky Music for the residents. It really brightened their day and ours!!! 

Parent Survey

October 13, 2017

In an effort to improve system practices, Van R. Butler Elementary School is conducting a Parent Survey. We value your opinion and ask that you take the time to complete this survey. In order to complete the survey, please go to: Please be assured that your responses to this survey will be anonymous. Your honest opinion is appreciated. Thank you for your time and attention to this matter.

Red Ribbon Week!

October 5, 2017

Butler Bears will be participating in Red Ribbon Week! Please see the attached flyer for how students may participate each day.

New Playground!

October 3, 2017

Butler Elementary students are thrilled to have a beautiful new playground!  The school’s PTO recently completed the purchase of this exciting new equipment!