Category Archives: community

A visit from Kevin Spencer

Recently we were visited by magician Kevin Spencer! Kevin travels throughout the country, teaching both children and adults. Through lessons in the art of illusion, students explore creativity, develop curiosity, and discover new confidence. With he help of several of … Continue reading

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Pokémon Club at Oxford Lane Library Tomorrow

Pokémon Trading Card Game Club meets tomorrow (Sunday) at the Oxford Lane Library from 1-3pm. Please note the time change, as our meetings used to run from 2-4pm. All future meetings will be held from 1-3pm as well. You can … Continue reading

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An Afternoon Outdoors with Partners

Our Middle School and Lower Elementary students had an opportunity to work and grow together this week in their Partners program. This always provides a nice experience for both the older and younger students. The Middle School students are developing empathy and … Continue reading

Posted in community, Lower Elementary, McGuffey, Middle School, outside, partners

Pokémon Club at Lane Library: Meeting Dates and Time Change

Pokémon Trading Card Game Club meets tomorrow (Sunday) at the Oxford Lane Library from 1-3pm. Please note the time change, as our meetings used to run from 2-4pm. All future meetings will be held from 1-3pm as well. You can … Continue reading

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Thank You Butler Rural Electric!

We have a new addition to our school grounds this year, thanks to a grant from Butler Rural Electric Company! Butler Rural provided $1000 to help McGuffey purchase a Automated External Defibrillator (AED). For those of you who are Butler … Continue reading

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How to Raise An Adult @ Oxford Lane Library

On Tuesday, November 1, McGuffey is hosting a discussion at Oxford Lane Library about the book How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success by Julie Lythcott-Haims. Our discussion will be from 6:00-7:00pm. This … Continue reading

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SOAR Family Hike

This past Saturday, some of the McGuffey community gathered for our annual SOAR (Students Outside and Running) Family Hike. Zafer Ozdemir led us on a three-mile hike followed by an optional three-mile run. It was a great opportunity for the students to … Continue reading

Posted in community, fundraising, McGuffey, outside, physical education

Harvest Supper on Friday

McGuffey’s annual Harvest Supper is this Friday, October 21, from 5:30-7:30pm. Please bring a dish to share and we will have cards to help you label items that are gluten-free, nut-free, etc. Please keep in mind that we have a few … Continue reading

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Pokémon Club Meets at Lane Library Tomorrow

Pokémon Trading Card Game Club meets tomorrow at the Oxford Lane Library from 2-4pm. See this page for our upcoming dates. Beginning next month, we will be meeting from 1-3pm instead of 2-4pm.

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SOARing at McGuffey

It’s Fall and SOAR is in the air! SOAR, or Students Outside And Running, is an all-school running and walking program that inspires fun and fitness during the noontime recess and P.E. for two weeks. The entire McGuffey community takes laps … Continue reading

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