8:00 AM School Picture Day
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM Fall Festival Dance
Sterling Middle School students in Mr. Clifford's 10th hour art class began working on the mural at the beginning of the school year. Each student made individual plans for the mural and then worked together to combine the ideas for the final design.
This month Peoria Public Schools introduces Saturday University, a new learning opportunity for third and sixth grade students to sharpen and strengthen math and reading skills. Beginning October 21 and meeting from 9 a.m. to noon on 20 Saturday mornings through April 14, Saturday University will be open to 100 students. The program will be held at Glen Oak Community Learning Center and bus transportation will be provided. Bradley University students and Caterpillar Inc. volunteers will work with students, as well as certified teachers and teacher aides. The program will include field trip opportunities, prizes and other incentives. Click on this story for the links to register and for the full list of program dates.
Sterling Middle School students accompanied art teacher Mr. Clifford to Northwoods Mall this week for the Canvas Project. The Canvas Project recruits local artists to teach art classes at the mall. Artist Pam Miller demonstrated her technique using acrylic paints. Miller also make polymer clay jewelry and spoke to the students about working in that medium.