International Peace Day Projects

Celebrating International Peace Day, the Upper El students researched peaceful countries such as Morocco, Bali, and Vietnam. An important part of the International Peace Day project includes studying and sharing how a country has promoted peace in the world, whether through environmental impacts, such as wildlife refuges for rhinos, or peace...

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Science Fair

Upper elementary students talk to teachers, parents, and judges about their science projects and displays. From spider webs to rocks to recycled paper, a variety of hypotheses were explored. [mls_gallery id=”3621″ cols=”3″ g_title=”off” g_subtitle=”off” title=”on” subtitle=”on” desc=”on”]...

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Learning About the American Flag

After learning about the American flag through research and visiting the Durango VFW, the upper elementary students wrote letters to Senator Bennet requesting a flag to be flown over the United States capitol in honor of veterans.  Senator Bennet agreed and sent the flag to DMS afterwards along with pocket...

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Lower El Stillwater Night!

Lower Elementary students enjoyed strutting the musical ‘stuff’ that they have been practicing at Stillwater for the last ten-weeks. Many thanks to the wonderful teachers of Stillwater: Jeroen, Evan, Steve, and to Mountain Middle School for the use of their space. [mls_gallery id=”3475″ cols=”4″ g_title=”off” g_subtitle=”off” title=”on” subtitle=”on” desc=”on”]  ...

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