Category Archives: Diven Elementary School

Diven Summer Reading Raffle

I posted about the Summer Slide earlier, and now I want to share some resources for you to use this summer to help your young scholar avoid Summer Slide in just 20 minutes a day! If you came to class on our Super Goal Day, you received a Summer Reading Packet, but if not, here’s… Read More »

Summer Slide

Summer Slide is a real thing. Every summer, children are in danger of losing months of learning. Reading skills are especially vulnerable, as reading is something that requires daily practice with our age group. Your Diven scholar will be heading home this summer with a personal library thanks to our C.A.R.E. grant–the books are yours… Read More »

Last Call for Box Tops!

Yes, we are still collecting Box Tops. And please save your box tops this summer to hand in when school starts in September! We will again have a Box Top competition to kick off the new school year in the fall. All money raised from Box Tops goes right into the Diven School Organization, and… Read More »

Super Goal Day is June 18 at 2pm!

Calling all of our super parents and caregivers: Super Goal Day is Tuesday, June 18, at 2:00pm. Families are invited to join us in classrooms to celebrate our head and heart learning. Your little ones will be telling you all about the things they learned this year and how far they’ve come since September. We… Read More »

Nature Strollers

Nature Strollers has returned! This free, family-friendly community program is hosted by Chemung Valley Audubon Society. My children and I love this activity! Whether you are new to the area and looking to learn about and explore local parks, or you just want to get your little ones out into nature, you will love it,… Read More »

ECSD Received the C.A.R.E. Grant!

We are so excited to share this news! Our district was one of 40 districts nationwide to receive the Innovative Approaches to Literacy Program Grant from the U.S. Department of Education! What does this mean? This three-year grant will provide $2.2. million to implement our Climb Aboard the Reading Express (C.A.R.E.) program, funding literacy activities… Read More »