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Reading program pairing food with books gets underway: Local elementary schools see increased turnout for third-grade reading’s Munch and More

The third grade reading initiative kicked off its Munch and More program at Anson Elementary this week. The program is spearheaded by the summer learning loss task force – one of three tasks forces that also includes school readiness and … Continue reading

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Attendance, reading celebrated at Woodbury Elementary

Eighty-five students with perfect attendance were among those celebrated at Woodbury Elementary School’s monthly recognition assembly Tuesday, April 30. Nearly 150 Woodbury students were acknowledged for excellent attendance, missing two or less days during third quarter. Among the 85 students … Continue reading

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Grade-level reading director visits Rogers Elementary

Rogers Elementary hosted Ralph Smith, managing director for the national Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, Thursday, April 25. Marshalltown earned the All-America City distinction last year because of its initiative to have all students reading at grade level by third grade. … Continue reading

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