Bunny Trouble Breakout Box Activity
Mrs. Grace's 3rd grade class worked to break Ralph the bunny out of the Breakout box. Students participated in a student-centered, inquiry based lesson and worked in teams to problem solve and think critically as they solved clues to unlock a series of locks. Students covered skills such as expanded notation, vocabulary, sorting, completing puzzles, and research using QR codes as well as the internet.
School will be closed for Spring Break Friday, April 14th through Friday, April 21st.
Nesom Cheerleaders Perform in Houston
Nesom cheerleaders performed in the Thanksgiving Day Parade in Houston, TX this year. They performed with over 300 other cheerleaders and dancers from all over the USA. Pictured from the right are Alexis Coffey, Mary Woods, Savannah Woods (Captian), Hanna Pelligrin (Co-Captain), and Haley Oliphant.
Nesom Gives Back through Pink Out Day
Students, teachers, and staff members participated in Pink Out Day on Friday, October 21st in support of Breast Cancer Awareness and Prevention month. Staff member, Brynisha Faust, designed gorgeous bright pink t-shirts and everyone looked great wearing them. All proceeds are going to the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. Way to go Nesom superstars!
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Fundraiser Top Selling Winners
Congratulations to our top selling Krispy Kreme Doughnut fundraiser winners! They received a Samsung tablet for their participation. Proceeds from the fundraiser will be utilized to purchase outdoor play equipment for our students. Pictured above are: Shakira Nixon and her mother; Quincy Butler and his parents; and Ali Crowe and her mother. Way to go Nesom superstars!
Thank You for the Donations!
Nesom received a wealth of school supplies and curriculum resources from many generous donors across the nation. We are truly grateful for their kindness. We would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for their support:
APEL, Mr. Billy Douglas, Ms. Cindy Baucum, Dr. Charles Burgess, Church of the King Mandeville, Christian Tabernacle of Holiness, Cotton Logistics, Damascus Road Ministries, Ms. Jane M. Debatty and Students from Longview Elementary School, Ms. Erin Hill Ryals and the 6th Grade Student Council and Beta Club of West Jones Elementary School, Gulf States Quilting Association, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Head, Jessie's Girls of Quilters, Mr. Ray and Mrs. Paula Matthews, Mandeville Middle School, Ms. Pat McVoy, The Nesom Bed and Breakfast House, Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church, Ms. Ruth Pearson, Stitches of Love, Southeastern Louisiana University Teaching and Learning Department, The Town of Columbia, MS, Walgreens of Columbia, Wal-Mart of Columbia, Wal-Mart of McComb, Ms. Judy Weldon, Wiser Travel, and WYES/PBS New Orleans
Clifford the BIG Red Dog Visits Nesom for PBIS Rewards' Day
WYES/PBS New Orleans brought Clifford the BIG Red Dog to Nesom Memorial School to kick off the First Six Weeks PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention Support) Rewards' Day. Students in grades Pre K through 2nd participated in a special assembly and listened to the story, Clifford's Good Deeds. Following story time, students and teachers had an opportunity to visit with Clifford the BIG Red Dog. Nesom would like to thank Ms. Monica Turner from WYES/PBS New Orleans. Pictured in the photograph above are: Ms. Lynda Milazzo, Kindergarten teacher and team leader; Clifford the BIG Red Dog; Ms. Courtney Crozier, Kindergarten teacher; and Ms. Heather Catalanatto, Kindergarten teacher.
Nesom Memorial School Partners with Independence High School
Independence High School and Nesom Memorial School recently worked together on beautifying Nesom's outdoor space. IHS's Carpentry and Agriculture classes constructed picnic tables and benches for Nesom's courtyard. A special thank you goes to Mr. Frank Fekete and his students for their pristine and exceptional craftsmanship. Nesom would also like to thank IHS's principal, Mrs. Chasity Collier!
For the safety of our students, please view the map and follow the appropriate route according to your child's grade. Older students with siblings in Pre K or K will be allowed to be picked up in the Pre K and K carpool line. Students have been given carpool tags. Please have the carpool tags visible as you approach the pick up area.