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Welcome to Chess

Principal Manthei

Dear Parents and Guardians,

We have had many exciting events and activities that enhance the learning and experiences available for our students at Rowena Chess this year. We are proud of the participation, excitement and sense of school pride exhibited by our students, and look forward to celebrating many more events and accomplishments this year.

It’s hard to believe that testing season is already here. Students will participate in district-wide reading and math assessments this spring along with language proficiency tests. Teachers meet each week to discuss academic achievement and plan lessons that will meet the needs of students in their classrooms. We have dedicated, skilled teachers that make our school a great place to learn.

Please help us provide the best testing environments possible so our kids are able to show all they have learned. Ask them about what they are studying at school and give them a quiet place to read and complete homework. A full night of sleep is very important. If our bodies and minds are well rested it is easier to focus and stay on task during the day.

Our annual Spring Carnival is planned for May 14 and Field Day is scheduled for June 4th. Thanks for entrusting us with your children on a daily basis. It is our honor and pleasure to watch them learn and grow each and every day at Rowena Chess Elementary.



Wendi Manthei