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Eastern 6th grade students participating in the annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day Long Division Hunt! The groups of students are on a long division scavenger (5 digits divided by 2 digits) hunt. What a fun way to learn this 6th grade math standard.


Members of our Eastern Run Club participated in the Wynford Elementary Cross Country meet over the weekend. Our boys team took first place out of 9 teams. Congratulations Eastern Run Club!

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5th graders took their annual trip to Watson's Woods to explore the water, organisms and environment.

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5th graders took their annual trip to Watson's Woods to explore the water, organisms and environment.


5th graders took their annual trip to Watson's Woods to explore the water, organisms and environment.

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Eastern Elementary 6th grade Academic Challenge teams finished their competition season in exceptional fashion! One team finished first in each of the competitions and the other team finished in the top four in each competition. Combined, the two teams scored over 300 points, meaning they answered over 300 questions correctly. CONGRATULATIONS EASTERN ACADEMIC CHALLENGE TEAMS!
1st Place: Isaac P. , Owan G., Jaybyx M., Oden B.
4th Place: Logan B, Kennedy L, Julia W, Cara M.


Eastern Elementary students provided lunch on the square in Mansfield recently. Our students are learning the value and meaning of selfless acts of kindness. So proud of our Eastern students! You ROCK!


The 2019 Eastern Elementary all school color wheel project organized by Art teacher Mrs. Haas in recognition of Art Appreciation month. Eastern students have been participating in the color wheel projects since 2009.


The Eastern Elementary 5th grade band is playing a piece called "Dancin' on the Bayou". The percussionists get to play wash boards and wash tubs with thimbles on their fingers, plus all of the normal percussion equipment. They were so excited the day they received the instruments, purchased by the music boosters, Director Mrs. Clark snapped a few pictures. Looks like lots of fun! Thank you Music Boosters!


Look what the Eastern 6th grade art students made for April Fool's day and put in the teachers eating area before school! The artwork is now on display at the Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center for the art show.

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Our Eastern Elementary 6th grade Academic Challenge Teams participated in their first competition of the year at MOESC. Out of the 30 teams in the competition our Eastern teams took 1st and 6th! 1st place won with 125 points! Congratulations Eastern 6th grade Academic Challenge teams! You all ROCK!

1st Place: Oden B., Owan G., Jaybyx M., Isaac P.

6th Place: Logan B., Julia W., Kennedy L., Cara M.


Eastern Elementary held the annual 6th grade Pi Bee on Pi Day, March 14th (3-14) Julia W. was the top contestant. Julia broke the Eastern record by reciting from memory 201 digits of Pi! The previous record was held by Noah E. with 165 digits. The next top two individuals were Kennedy L. with 105 digits and Cara M. with 85! Congratulations ladies! Very impressive!

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Two 5th grade Academic Challenge teams from Eastern Elementary competed in the 2019 MOESC Academic Challenge Competition. Both teams were phenomenal finishing 1st and 2nd in the competition. These two teams also finished 1st and 2nd in an earlier competition this year. CONGRATULATIONS Eastern 5th grade Academic Challenge teams! You guys are awesome! Go Lex!

1st place Team: Sammy R., Arianna C., Ben W., Alex T.
2nd place Team: Jesse H., Addison S., Owen G., Katya P., Kyra B.


Eastern 5th grade science teacher Sarah Freundlich and colleagues from two other area school districts are making a presentation at the International Space Science Conference taking place at NASA in Houston, TX. Way to go Sarah!


Eastern Elementary 5th grade Student Council members helped provide lunch for those less fortunate in conjunction with People Helping People.


Eastern Elementary students participated recently in the MOESC Spelling Bee competition. Sixth grader Avery M. had the highest finish for our Eastern team. Congratulations to all the Eastern Spelling Bee participants!


Our two Lexington 5th Grade Academic Challenge teams competed recently in the MOESC Academic Challenge competition. The two Lex teams finished 1st and 2nd out of the 19 teams in the competition. Congratulations Lex 5th grade Academic Challenge teams!


Eastern 5th grade art students learning ceramics techniques by creating mugs.


Eastern 4th grade students “protesting” no taxation without representation as part of their study of why the colonists wanted independence from Great Britain.


Eastern sixth grade students celebrated World Kindness Day November 13th. Each student was given a heart and all the students were asked to go around the room and write a kind compliment or encouraging word on each students' heart that is pertinent to that student. Many students commented about the hearts being keep sakes. Creating an atmosphere of kindness and encouragement is powerful.


Eastern Elementary recently did community service projects. The 6th grade students from Mrs. Davis, Mrs. Parker, Mrs. Rogers and Mrs. Swart's team did a coffee drive for firefighters. The students chose this project because several of their dads are firefighters. The students raised the funds to provide a special treat of 14 lbs of Fire Dept Coffee to the Mansfield and Galion fire departments where the students' dads serve as firefighters.