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John Muir Elementary School

The project:  choose an animal, research that animal, write a paper about that animal, and create an art piece of the animal out of recycled materials.  These amazing pieces of art were on...

Learning extends outside of the normal school day and into special family programs, like STEAM night ~

Fourth graders learn flag etiquette and folding procedures.

Family Reading Night at the Portage Library. Happy students show the books they received from the drawings.

5th Grade Safety Patrol students participate with Dr. Discovero at Discovery World.


D.A.R.E. Graduation - May 30th

5th Grade D.A.R.E. Graduation - 1:30 at the PHS auditoriumread more on D.A.R.E. Graduation - May 30th

Upcoming Events

22 May

Gr. 2 Field Trip to Madison

8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

27 May

29 May

Band Instrument Rental

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

30 May

D.A.R.E. Graduation

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

31 May

Gr. 3 to Timbavati

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

5 Jun

5th gr. Vocabulary Parade

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

6 Jun

Gr 3 to Collipp Worden Park

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

7 Jun

Gr 2. to Collipp-Worden Park

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Gr. 4&5 Choir Concert

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

10 Jun

Personnel Committee

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

10 Jun

Board of Education Meeting

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Inflatables Day

8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Welcome to John Muir Elementary School!

John Muir Elementary School is located on the District's main campus.  We are a second through fifth grade school with an enrollment of 332 students.  Jennifer Garrigan is our Principal, and Criss Shaben is the Dean of Students.   At John Muir School, we have adopted the "Choose Love" program as the basis of our positive behavior interventions. We invite you to extend this program and work with your children on embracing and practicing the...

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