Earl Hanson Elementary 4th grader Jasmine McAfee advanced to the Regional Spelling Bee after the school district-wide competition on Thursday, Feb. 7
Earl Hanson students who are on free/reduced lunch can qualify for free tutoring…
In September, Earl Hanson Elementary will be submitting a 5 year “Lights on for Learning” grant for a total of $500,000.00. The grant, if awarded, will pay for before and after school tutoring, student enrichment opportunities through Figge Art Museum and various organizations throughout the Quad Cities. It will also allow for STEMS (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education, [...]
Here are 2012-2013 school supply lists for Earl Hanson Classrooms: Kindergarten >> Mrs. Keller K-2 List >> Grades 1-2 List >> Grades 3-4 List >> Mrs. Cobb’s Classroom List >> Ms. Vroman 2-4 List >> Hall/Lievens/Schoening Classroom List >> Ms. Dillender’s Classroom List >> Ms. Harksen’s List >> Ms. Heimburger’s List >> Ms. Junis’ List [...]
Lynzee Quade, a sixth-grader at Earl Hanson Elementary, won the annual essay contest sponsored by Rock Island Rotary Club. This is the second year that the club has sponsored the contest. Miss Quade wrote about the importance of respect at school, home and self.
Rod Hill, Phys Ed teacher at Earl Hanson Elementary, is retiring this year! If you are a former student of Earl Hanson, the school would like to hear from you! Please help create a scrapbook of memories for Mr. Hill by writing down your favorite memory of gym class (running the mile, shooting hoops, playing dodgeball) [...]
Kindergarten Round Up at Earl Hanson will take place on Wednesday, May 2 from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the school. Parents and guardians should bring birth certificate, physical (if done), social security card, and proof of residence. Child must be 5 on or before September 1st, 2012.
Each year, the Earl Hanson “PeaceBuilders” choose a community service project. This winter, the students raised over $425 in addition to collecting items for the Safer Foundation, a youth empowerment program for young adults ages 16-21. “The students amaze me each year,” said teacher Ellen Martin. “And the parents and community are very supportive as [...]
Congratulations to Earl Hanson student Katie Moore, one of the winners of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center essay contest!
The Earl Hanson MVP’s (Most Valuable Person) were celebrated on Wednesday afternoon on Dec. 14 with a special treat and recognition from Principal Deb Taber. Teachers read the student nominations and thanked the MVP’s for their willingness to be helpful in class, taking initiative in assignments and being respectful to others. “We love to recognize [...]