Author visit with David A. Kelly
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Pajama day to benefit CT Children's Hospital
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Kindergarteners love reading!
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Band practice
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Art room fun
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Lots of learning in 5th grade
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First grade learners
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First grade learners
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Working hard in kindergarten
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SHG Alumn speaks about her position as UCONN newspaper editor.
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Graphic Novelist Dave Roman speaks to students.
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Author Deborah Freedman presenting to K-2 students.
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Shepherd Glen Elementary School

Welcome to Shepherd Glen School!

Student of the Month

January and March Students of the Month - Ari and Brooklyn

Upcoming Events

Principal's Corner

A Message from Mr. Jackson

All School News & Events

Conference sign ups, online only beginning 3 pm on Nov. 12

Fall conference sign up will be ONLINE ONLY. Links will "go live" at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 12. Click your child's teacher to go to their sign up form. 

Links for Specials teachers are coming soon!

KINDERGARTEN - Mrs. BiggartMiss Faust

FIRST GRADE - Miss. Ferrucci, Mr. Hayden, Mrs. Nolan

SECOND GRADE - Mr. Dex, Ms. McKay

THIRD GRADE - Ms. Varsh, Miss Giusti

FOURTH GRADE - Miss MacKay/Mrs. Fitzpatrick, Mrs. Vogt

FIFTH GRADE - Ms. Koppe, Mrs. Nielsen, Mrs. Powell

SIXTH GRADE - Mr. Nyce, Mrs. Williams

Specials - Music, Art, P.E., Library Media, Mr. Bottomley-Strings, Ms. Clemens - Band

Quinnipiac Professors Teach 4th Graders Robotics

On Friday, November 1, Quinnipiac University professors of Computer Science visited our 4th grade classes! Students learned about robots and even had the opportunity to program a robot! Professor Blake and Professor Duncan inspired some aspiring computer scientists!

4th graders using robots

Skype A Scientist

On Tuesday, October 22, Mrs. Helenski collaborated with the third grade team to provide their students with the opportunity to Skype with Dr. Hamachi a postdoctoral researcher at Northwestern University. Dr. Hamachi is a chemist working on making plastics and materials like tires easier to recycle. Third graders are learning about Chemical Tests in Science and Dr. Hamachi added her real world experience!

On Tuesday, October 29, Kindergarten participated in Skye a Scientist! Mrs. Helenski and the Kindergarten team collaborated to bring Meteorologist Jared Renni from the North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies to students via Skype. He taught students about seasons and the weather.

Veterans Day 

Student speakers with vets at veterans day assembly.

On Monday, November 11, 2019, Shepherd Glen celebrated Veterans Day. The entire school participated in an assembly that honored the veterans in our school community. A very special thank you to our student speakers, guest speakers, and all the veterans, and families in attendance. 

School Library Night 2 - Book Club - January 14
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