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Stay connected with what is going on at the school through the Swan River School Newsletter. Written by our amazing and talented middle school students. https://sites.google.com/swanriverschoolk-8.org/srs21-22newsletter/home

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Dear Swan River Family, Greetings from the music room! Auditions for the talent show are scheduled for Thursday, April 21st, right after school. The actual show is Thursday, May 12th at 1:30 (with a dress rehearsal on the 11th). Not everyone who auditions will be selected for the show. With that in mind, your student’s…

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Swan River Swag is now available for pre-order! https://teamuptop.com/collections/swan-river Pre-order is available until April 22nd and will take approximately 3 weeks to print after pre-order ends. Please let us know if you have any questions or need anything at all! Thank you!

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Yes, you read that right!  It is time to start gathering those supplies for the 2020-2021 school year. Kindergarten supplies 1st grade supplies 2nd grade supplies 3rd grade supplies 4th grade supplies 5th grade supplies Middle School supplies Ms. FitzPatrick's supplies

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View a collection of short documentary videos by the students of Mrs. Emslie's 5th grade class (2018- 2019) at Swan River School in Montana.  This project was made in collaboration with special guest, Mr. Ed Gillenwater. Click here to watch!

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We now close our look at the 2012 education Olympiad and offer some concluding thoughts. Again, 2012 may be somewhat outdated, but it was a special year in history when essentially all the major international, national, and local standardized tests were administered at more or less the same time.  Those rare circumstances allowed for a…

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Now for the final event of our worldwide education Olympiad, we have come to 8th grade science which shares some characteristics with the ski jump.  In this event, competitors upon skis descend a long ramp to pick up speed before then ascending a short ramp that abruptly ends, thereby sending the ski jumper through the…

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The fifth event is 8th grade math, which is something like alpine skiing.  The assortment of skiing events includes bouncing through moguls, maneuvering around flags, flying off jumps, and rocketing very quickly down a mountain, all while maintaining balance.  In 8th grade, math students bounce through algebra and geometry, maneuver in statistics and probability, fly…

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The fourth event of the 2012 worldwide education Olympiad has us shift our focus from 4th grade to 8th grade.  Let’s begin by looking at 8th grade reading.  If 4th grade reading was like skeleton, we’ll liken 8th grade reading to a similar event, the bobsled.  The Bobsled race is a team event and is…

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