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End-of-year assembly includes surprise proposal

Thursday was a day of celebration for Fisher Elementary. Students and staff gathered outside for an end-of-the-year assembly, handing out awards for attendance and positive behavior, marking the close of a successful school year. As the school celebrated the end, … Continue reading

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A grandma to many: Foster Grandparents volunteer time in schools

Mary Hall said her grandchildren are growing up and beyond that “young kid” stage. It’s fine with her as she has a never-ending stream of youngsters to interact with as a volunteer in the Foster Grandparents program. Hall, a retired … Continue reading

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Student gets hooked on reading

Lauren Wall has become a success story by her ability to read more stories. Wall, 9, a third grader at Fisher Elementary School, has increased her ability to read this past school year by leaps and bounds. Read Lauren’s spotlight … Continue reading

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Branstad, Reynolds talk STEM at Fisher school: State initiative lauded in Marshalltown

Two special guests visited Fisher Elementary School Wednesday and applauded the effort Marshalltown has put forth on the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math initiative. Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds spoke to a crowded media center at the … Continue reading

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Governor, Lt. Governor to hold North Central STEM town hall meeting

Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will be at Fisher Elementary Wednesday, March 12, for a town hall meeting about the importance of giving students a great education in science, technology, engineering and math. It will begin at … Continue reading

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Youth Art Month exhibit opens today, reception March 8

The annual Youth Art Month exhibit is now open at the Fisher Community Center, featuring the best artwork created by Marshalltown Community School District students. The art show opening reception will be Saturday, March 8, from 1 to 3pm. Read … Continue reading

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Children read, act after school: Reader Theater held at Fisher

After school on Tuesdays and Thursdays, dozens of Fisher Elementary School third and fourth graders get in groups to practice acting and reading. Reader Theater is a pilot program directed by Marshalltown Parks and Recreation staff that teaches students reading … Continue reading

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