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Welcome back to Marcus Whitman!  We are looking forward to a very exciting 2014-2015 school year!  The first day of school is August 26.  See you then!

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Nominations Accepted for Hi-Cap Kindergarten

Marcus Whitman Elementary will be accepting nominations in September for its school-based Highly Capable Kindergarten Program.  Kindergarten students enrolling in the fall of 2014 may be nominated for the program.  The window to submit the Nomination-Consent Form for Kindergarten is September 1 to September 15.  Contact the school office to obtain a Nomination-Consent Form.  For more information call 967-6028.

The school-based highly-capable program is designed to meet the needs of students at each elementary school who have exceptional ability by offering challenging and enriching learning experiences through differentiated instruction.  Teaching strategies include an emphasis on problem-solving, critical thinking skills, creativity skills and the development of research skills.