Congratulations to the ECS high school Quiz Bowl team on their first ever championship at today's NCMC competition. Their trophy looks great in the new case. GREAT JOB!!!
Good luck to the ECS Quiz Bowl team as they compete today at NCMC. GO LANCERS!
ECS seniors working on a mapping activity in World History.
Middle school art students are working on a three-dimensional clay project using three different types of coils to create a water-tight container.
It’s great to have our high school mentors out on the elementary playground every day playing. The younger kids really look up to and enjoy having their big buddies with them.
Students in 7th grade English are making construction paper totem poles to help understand and connect with the events and Native cultures explored in their class novel, Touching Spirit Bear.
8th graders are playing one of their favorite games, math basketball. They are given a group to work with and a problem set and have to work together to solve. After answering questions correctly, they get to shoot for points.
Happy Thanksgiving from the ECS family to yours. We are truly thankful and blessed that you choose to share your children with us, and hope that each and every family has a wonderful holiday.
Upcoming Events - Here's what's coming up at Ellsworth Community School.
ECS 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students traveled to Bellaire this morning for a special showing of the movie Wonder. Thanks to Mrs. Kiteley, Mr. Barry, Mrs. Gee, and Mrs. Essenberg for taking the kids and to Mrs. Steenwyk and Mr. Slough for driving.
Congratulations to this month’s Full-Value-Agreement All-Stars. Great job modeling how to Work Together, Speak Up, and Be Safe. GO LANCERS!
The Tip of the Mitt watershed council is facilitating five science lessons about water with the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. They will then complete a stewardship project as a class. Thanks to teachers Mr. Faivor and Mrs. Goslee for arranging the experience.
Building Trades students with the instruction of DKS Concrete are laying block at the new baseball dugouts at Hugh Campbell Field.
Thanksgiving Break - There will be no school for students in grades PK-12 beginning Wednesday, November 22. School will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, November 27.
Here's what's happening this week in Middle School; tinyurl.com/y95qtnlm
We are State Champions!!!! Congratulations to the CL-E football team! Join the Ellsworth and CL communities for a rally to honor the team tonight at 8:00 in the CL high school gym.
ECS would like to send a shout out to Jack Bodis and Creative Characters for supplying signs to support the CL-E football team and to Hedi MacNicol for leading the effort to distribute them locally.
Congratulations to the Ellsworth Elementary Full-Value-Agreement Students of the Month.
Good luck to the Central Lake-Ellsworth football team in Saturday's State Championship game vs. Deckerville at 11:00 a.m. in Marquette.
ECS is once again offering free Senior Citizen Athletics passes good for admission to all home sporting events for the 2017/18 season. Available in the main office or at the gate.