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John Muir Elementary School

Excited to touch the calf during the fourth grade field trip to the farm.

Students in Mrs. Peterson's 2nd grade class were treated to a spinning wheel demonstration from Ms. Gonzalez-Mahr.

May Buddy Classrooms - students colored and enjoyed popsicles.

Smiles and thumbs up after Field Day activities ~

Mastering the microscope ~


Online Registration

Online registration for returning students is available July 8 - August 8.  We encourage all families to register online. https://www.portage.k12.wi.us/district/online-registration.cfmread more on Online Registration

School Picture Date

School pictures will be taken during the on-site registration on August 13th at John Muir Elementary School from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  All students should attend to have their picture taken.read more on School Picture Date

Important Dates to Remember

August 13th:  On-site registration and school photos at John Muir Elementary School, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. August 29th: Open House, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. September 3: First day of school - Welcome...read more on Important Dates to Remember

Upcoming Events

12 Aug

Personnel Committee

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Board of Education Meeting

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

13 Aug

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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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