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Georgia Mosley earned a new bicycle after being the top fundraiser in the Kids Heart Challenge.

Second-Grader Sets Goal on Saving Lives

Wearing her warm-up athletic pants, a whistle around her neck and a t-shirt that says “I Kicked Kawasaki Disease,” Lee Elementary second-grader Georgia Mosley was all geared up for her special day as a PE assistant teacher. All day Wednesday, she demonstrated exercises to classes, helped set up equipment, and explained rules for games and activities.
A Lee 3rd-grader enjoys Little Caesars Pizza during the Taste of Michigan lesson.

Students Get Taste of Michigan History

Do you know how many pounds of mint it will take to flavor 135,000 sticks of chewing gum? Or why Faygo Pop is called the “one true pop?” Did you know the Civil War would lead to the discovery of Vernor’s Ginger Ale or that a mistake led the Kellogg brothers to discover corn flakes?
Lee students created a paper chain with a pledge written on each link to help make the world a better place.

Students Share Dreams for a Better World on MLK Day

Each link of a paper chain draped around the Lee Elementary library holds a pledge from second and third grade students. Their pledges are ways they can help make the world and their community a better place – pledges like loving each other, helping others, being kind and staying positive - all in honor of Martin Luther King day.
Mr. Sleeman's third-grade class has letters ready to send to pen pals in Texas.

Pen Pal Project Connects Learning with Excitement

In an age of immediate electronic messaging, some Thornapple Kellogg third graders are learning and loving the art of old-fashioned letter writing as they get to know elementary school pen pals in Texas. It’s a writing lesson with a real-world purpose that helps them practice basic writing skills like grammar, punctuation and writing complete sentences.


A message from Lee Principal Dr. Angela Jefferson

Lee Elementary School
Welcome to Lee Elementary School!
Lee is an ambitious and exciting school for our second and third graders. Our staff at Lee is dedicated to providing quality education to all students, guiding them through their early development and monitoring their continued progress in all subject areas. We make learning fun and give students opportunities to be successful in a variety of ways. Through our Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, we celebrate success and positive behaviors to build a safe and caring environment for all. Our teachers strive to help students grow both academically and emotionally. 
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