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NAES students’ work in Food Drive helps others in community

November 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany Elementary School EXCEL students helped sort food donations collected during NAES’s annual fall food drive. Collected food will be donated to the Good Samaritan Center, Helping Hands of Union County, and will be used to stock the NAES Food Pantry. Over 3,000 items were collected during the food drive. [Continue Reading]

New Albany Elementary School classroom happenings

January 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

5th Grade EXCEL: journalism studies Ninabeth Capaning’s fifth grade EXCEL class from New Albany Elementary School visited LeeAnn Thompson’s INAYE Journalism class at New Albany High School on Thursday, November 9.       The high school students are helping the elementary students start their [Continue Reading]

EXCEL students contributed original works to Faulkner event

September 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

 Fourth grade EXCEL Ninabeth Capaning’s fourth grade EXCEL class at New Albany Elementary School has been participating in a unit of study on poetry. Students wrote poems and created water-color illustrations to be used as table decorations for the Faulkner Literary Luncheon, which was held on Friday, September 22. [Continue Reading]

Excel class hears Holocaust survivor speak at Ole Miss

September 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

5th grade EXCEL students from New Albany Elementary School had the opportunity to meet and listen to a presentation from Holocaust survivor  at the University of Mississippi on August 30. Thanks, Melanie Shannon Public Relations New Albany School Marion Blumenthal Lazan is a well known and respected speaker on the [Continue Reading]

NAES 3rd grade EXCEL students prepare projects on US states

February 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS- Third grade students in Mr. Glen Reeder’s EXCEL class are working on their state projects.  Each student has chosen a state to research.  Students are using non-fiction, research books about the U.S. states to help them with their project.  These books were recently purchased for the New [Continue Reading]

NAMS student and Elvis aficionado speaks to NAES EXCEL students

February 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Towery shows some of his memorabilia to the students. New Albany, MS- Andrew Towery, a seventh grade student at New Albany Middle School, was recently the guest speaker for Glen Reeder’s 2nd & 3rd Grade EXCEL students at New Albany Elementary School.   Andrew, who is a collector of Elvis memorabilia, [Continue Reading]