September 27, 2018
Paxton High School Aerospace Career Academy students hone their drone flying skills as part of their dual-enrollment course at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Submitted by Kalli McMillan
Pictured (L to R): Tristan Shedd (11th), Zach Wilson (11th), and Dylan Corbett (10th)
On Wednesday, Sept. 26, students at West DeFuniak Elementary participated in Donuts with Dad. Students in first grade were given the opportunity to show their dads what a normal morning looks like, including AR testing, XtraMath, and writing in a journal. Pictured are a few of Mrs. Sconiers’s students enjoying their morning with their dads! Submitted by Jessica Dawkins
Pictured (L to R) with Mrs. Neale: Ti'Jannae Parker (9th), Psalms Carson (6th), and Brayan Calles (Kindergarten). Submitted by Kalli McMillan
MSE hosted an EPIC “Dads Bring Your Child to School Day” on September 26th, with over 250 dads, granddads, and other male role models participating in classroom activities with their children. Submitted by Krisy Spence
Students in Mrs. McKee's Kindergarten class at West DeFuniak Elementary are learning about the letter Tt. Students are covering the Tt with tissue paper. This multisensory activity also helps students with their fine motors skills when they tear the tissue paper. Students pictured, left to right: Jaxson Turner, Malika Patel, Mayson Hollingsworth, Ailea Harris, Anthony Serrano, and Gracelynn Smith.
Submitted by Jessica Dawkins
MSE participated in the Coastal Cleanup by cleaning up the Wee Care Park. As they collected, they recorded their findings to be included in the state database that documents the benefits of Coastal Cleanup Day. Submitted by Krisy Spence
The Senior Class of South Walton High School selected Jackson Weatherall and Frida Licona as their 2018 Homecoming King and Queen.
Submitted by Barbara Stratton
Paxton Key Club members participated in United Way's Annual Day of Caring by completing beautification projects on Paxton’s campus. The members, along with adviser Laurie Gilbert and Chelco Marketing manager, Bryan Gilbert completed various projects around the campus.
Submitted by Kalli McMillan
Mrs. Ludwig's class participated in a Socratic Seminar, then wrote Cornell notes on their new learning. These are AVID strategies. Submitted by Laurie Langford