Project Based Learning (PBL) is an instructional approach that focuses on inquiry. Given an essential question, students work collaboratively on projects to address issues specific to our community.
Kindergarten Driving Question:
How does being KIND make the world a better place?
Would you like to "choice" your student into Penrose from a neighboring district/school?
President's Day - District Closed
Monday, February 18th, District 11 will be closed in observance of President's Day! Enjoy your three-day weekend!
RAK Week Feb 19th-22nd
Penrose Elementary fully embraces our Random Acts of Kindness curriculum and we are going to celebrate it with a week of great activities. Students will each have a RAK Challenge Form with great examples of how they can contribute to a KINDer school environment!
Tuesday, Feb 19th - Thank You Tuesday
Wednesday, Feb 20th - Mid-Week Self-Care
Thursday, Feb 21st - Clean Up Thursday
Friday, Feb 22nd - RAK Rocks Day!
Art Contest Winners
Congratulations to 5th Grade student Alyson S. and 1st Grade student Linnea D., who both won awards in their individual categories during the El Paso Council Reflections Art Contest! Help them celebrate their accomplishment when they are honored at the Stargazers Theater and Event Center on February 20th, from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm!
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Leader in Me
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM Basketball Intramurals 3rd-5th
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Battle of the Books
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM Intramural Basketball 3rd-5th
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM Student Knitting Club 4th/5th grade
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM Yearbook Club 3rd-5th
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM 2nd Grade PBL Showcase
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Community Garden Event
8:35 AM - 9:00 AM Second Cup of Coffee
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Art Club
8:45 am - 3:15 pm
Front Office Hours:
8:00 am - 3:30 pm