Friday, September 15, 2017

GDW Fifth Grade Field Trip to Camp Duncan

Today, The GDW Fifth Grade Team experienced team-building and outdoor education throughout their field trip to Camp Duncan, located in Ingleside, Illinois.  The photos below feature some of the highlights from their trip.  A huge thank you to our chaperones!

Wildcats Support The American Red Cross In Hurricane Relief Efforts

Friday, September 8, 2017

Wildcat Night at HHS Football Games

This Friday, Gary D. Wright Elementary School students and staff gathered together for Wildcat Night to cheer on the Whip-Purs at the Hampshire High School football games.  Prior to the evening, HHS students visited our school and provided a special gift to each of our students.  It was such a special surprise and on behalf of the Wildcats, we would like to thank HHS for your thoughtfulness and generosity!  Go Whips!

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Happy 10th Birthday, GDW!

Gary D. Wright Elementary School celebrated our 10th Birthday on September 6, 2017!  To commemorate ten years of educational excellence, students each received a special gift...a charm (pictured below) along with a keychain to display proudly on their backpacks.  Students will be collecting many other charms throughout the school year to celebrate special milestones and accomplishments.  Happy 10th Birthday, GDW!