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Record Number: 2111
Displayed from: Jan 26, 2006 , until: Jan 29, 2006

Nebraska Elementary School students and staff will celebrate this year's 100th day of school on that day - Monday, Jan. 30! The fun will take place in the gymnasium from 10-11 a.m. for intermediate grades and from 1-2 p.m. for primary grades. Each will spend about 10 minutes at each activity during that hour. Then, at 2:30 p.m., the entire school will join together in the gymnasium to sing songs and watching physical education teacher Wendy Mirwaldt get a pie in her face - all in fun! Activities during the hour-long sessions include: *100th day tattoos *Cereal necklaces *Jar predictions *Jump rope *Measurement *Story corner Nebraska is located at 1525 Boone St. For information, please contact the Principal, Jennifer Peckham, at 467-8000. Media are invited!

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.