Outstanding Leader January

Kyler Schmaker in Ms. Roth’s 3rd grade class is the overall leadership winner for January. This is what Kyler’s nominee said about him:  “Kyler has a positive presence. You can’t help but smile while you are spending time with him. Not only is he funny, he is the best kind…

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Outstanding Leadership December

Ashlynn Baldus in Ms. Harrison’s 2nd grade class is the overall leadership winner for December. This is what Ashlynn’s nominees said about her:  “Ashlynn is always a leader inside and outside the classroom. Ashlynn is always proactive and shows kindness to others. Ashlylnn is very dedicated and does her best…

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What is a Lighthouse School?

Orchards Elementary became a Lighthouse school in the spring of 2013. What this means for our staff is that every student; regardless of academic or economic ability, is nurtured into being the best they can be and in charge of themselves. Our students are an extension of our own families.…

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