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Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 10/20/2016
All Frances Slocum families are invited to the Frances Slocum Community Fair, starting at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20. 

Lots of different community organizations (including the YMCA, the Marion Public Library, and many more) will be here with information for you and your family. Plus there will be food, door prizes, and more!

We hope to see YOU here!
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 9/19/2016
It is HOMECOMING WEEK here at Marion Community Schools!

We would like to enjoy this week along with Marion High School, so we will have the following spirit days:
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 8/29/2016
All Frances Slocum Elementary parents are invited to fill out our fall 2016 parent survey! (This survey is NOT open to the community. Please only respond if you currently have a child attending Frances Slocum Elementary.)

This survey will be available through Friday, Sept. 9. We hope to hear from you!

Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 8/8/2016
All Frances Slocum Elementary School students and their families are invited to join us for our Back-to-School Open House from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8. (NOTE: Preschool classes at Slocum will also have their open house at this same time.)

We hope to see YOU here! We're looking forward to a great school year!
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 7/29/2016
The Indiana Department of Education recently recognized Frances Slocum Elementary's New Beginnings program as one of its "Promising Practices", spreading the word about this great program across the state and the nation as an example for other schools to consider!
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 7/19/2016
This special event is open ONLY to kindergartners (and their families). We hope you will join us for food and fun with friends!
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 7/11/2016
We have exciting news for our incoming kindergartners and their families!

This year, special grant funds have allowed us to provide a special opportunity for incoming kindergartners at Allen Elementary and Frances Slocum Elementary: Giant Jumpstart, which will bring kindergartners in a week before school starts and allow them to explore their school and get to know their teacher and classmates before any other students are in the building!
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 4/19/2016
To the families of our third and fourth grade students:

As you know, we will begin our second round of ISTEP testing this week for third grade and fourth grade. Our students will begin testing on Tuesday, April 19. We will test Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week (19-21). We will also test next week, from Tuesday through Friday (26-29).
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 4/7/2016
We are having trouble with our phone lines today (Tuesday, April 12). If you have an emergency and cannot reach us, please reach out to the district office at 662-2546. They can relay a message to us.
Building:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
Published: 3/16/2016
Frances Slocum will be hosting Family Science Night TOMORROW! Join us from 5 to 6:30 for free dinner and hands-on experiments for the whole family. We hope to see you here!


Special thanks to our fantastic PTO for helping us to provide this event!