Images of the Week
James Buchanan Art Club
These are the 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students in the JB Community Arts Club. These students cleaned out the gardens in the Courtyard a couple of weeks ago and are now making framed artwork for the hallway.
FDR 8th Grade Concert Choir participated in Pennsylvania Music Educators' Association (PMEA) District 11 MS Songfest at Upper Moreland MS.
Twelve singers from the FDR Middle School 8th Grade Concert Choir, under the direction of Ms. Megan French, participated in this year's Pennsylvania Music Educators' Association (PMEA) District 11 Middle School Songfest at Upper Moreland MS on Friday, November 15th. The mission of PMEA is to advance music education by encouraging excellence in the study, teaching and making of music. The students were conducted by Mr. Tom Shelton, renowned composer, conductor, and Professor of Sacred Music at Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ. Please join us for the FDR Vocal Music Winter Concert on Tuesday, December 17th at Truman High School featuring the Tiger Tones Choir, 7th Grade Concert Choir and 8th Grade Concert Choir. Bottom (from left): Andrew Duncan, Francis Ottaway, Bradley Kim, Jasmine Waters and Kiersten Kelly Top (fr. left): Melissa Centeno, Sean Hild, Nyje Nobles, Marissa Olivero, Victoria Rogers and Loretta McCue.
Veteran's Day at Buchanan
The VFW has adopted Buchanan Elementary. On Veteran's Day they provided EVERY child in the school with a flag, Pledge of Allegiance card, a copy of the constitution and directions for care of the Flag.
Executive Board Elections at Emerson
Former Board Members visit each year to pass the gavel and minutes book to their elected successors. Executive Board Elections took place today at Emerson. Pictured are, from left to right, Emerson 6th Grader Christina Armstrong (Secretary 2013-14), Armstrong 7th Graders Kiara Graham (Secretary 2012-13) and Brandon Wolf (President 2012-13), Emerson 6th Grader Andrew Johnson (President 2013-14), and Truman Sophomore Craig Hamilton (President 2009-2010). Also elected today at Emerson were Vice President Kaitlyn McCullough, Treasurer Shayne Guzzie, Co-Assistant Vice Presidents Haylee Clayton and Ethan Burns, and Historian Makayla Hamilton.