Upcoming Events

    Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-19 School Year
    Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-19 School Year
    Kindergarten registration for the 2018-19 school year will be held on Thursday, February 8 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at your zoned school. Registration form...
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    GT PRogram
    Cranium Constructions: Model Museums for Neuro-Education Saturday, February 3, 2018
    View over two hundred interactive models created by third and fourth grade students in the Fayetteville Public Schools Elementary Gifted and Talented Pr...
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    FPS Seed to Student
    Harvest of the Month - Acorn Squash Wednesday, January 24th
    January’s Harvest of the Month is the amazing ACORN SQUASH! This month, students and staff will sample “Acorn Squash Smiles” during their lunchtime t...
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VES Snapshots

Artwork for stagea ornamentsSpelling BeeWoodland band visits

Designed by Julie Efurd, mother of Aspen and Jackson. Painted and created by wonderful Kindergarten moms and dads.

Mrs. Shew's art students create beautiful ornaments!

Jessica Liao wins our Spelling Bee! Her mom is so proud, and so is Vandergriff!

Woodland Jr. High Band visits to play for us and have fun! They are awesome!

blueribbon National Blue Ribbon School                                              
 Vandergriff Elementary School is one of the 335 schools in the nation to be honored. Only four Arkansas schools were named Blue Ribbon Schools for 2015.

This is the second Blue Ribbon Award for Vandergriff. The school was also recognized as a Blue Ribbon School in 2009.

Vandergriff Elementary was also ranked the #2 elementary school in Arkansas! Vandergriff was also ranked #3 among Arkansas elementary schools in math and #3 in literacy.

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 Ms. Tate's January Research 
Question of the Month
  Peter Roget was born on January 18, 1779.  
He is known as the author of the first thesaurus 
(a reference book containing synonyms).  
Thesaurus Day is also celebrated on January 18th.
Using a thesaurus, find three synonyms for the word “cold” 
You will need to fill out the source information about
the thesaurus that you use!