Fifth grade is where the students take their physical fitness test. They will be doing a lot of running and will be timed in how fast they can run the mile. They will also be doing all the exercises that will prepare them for the physical fitness test in March. Make sure you send your child to school wearing comfortable shoes that they can run in and bottle of water so that they can remain hydrated.
Students in fifth grade are also taking the science smarter balance in April along with the smarter balance English and language arts and math. This test will test their knowledge of science skills learned from both fourth and fifth grade.
Students will also be working on a social studies report and project that will be in the spring. The projects and report will be on display for open house.