On June 11, the fifth graders at Berlin Elementary had their D.A.R.E graduation ceremony.
The students of BES recently completed their track unit in physical education class. Together, the 328 students from kindergarten through fifth grade ran the distance from Western New York to California, 2,226 miles.
The Berlin Central School District presented the first All-District Instrumental Music Concert on June 5. The evening opened with welcomes from the elementary principal, Mrs. Tracy Kent, and the Middle-High School principal, Dr. Cathie Allain.
“Her caring heart dives deep into the community, and her acts of service spread wide,” wrote Melanie Arena, a Berlin Elementary PTO member, when nominating Ms. Deanna Hansen for the CAPCOM Federal Credit Union “Making a Difference Award.”
The BES third grade has been studying communities around the world. The third grade team of Ms. Rontey, Mrs. Peter-Hoen, Mrs.V Healy and Mr. Bourquard planned a trip to Hancock Shaker Village in Massachusetts to tie into the unit study. This was an opportunity to see first hand how one of the communities lived.