Month of March Saint Patrick's Day

Character Education: COURAGE

The personal strength to face difficulties, obstacles, and challenges

Be brave, make positive choices. 



Friday, March 2-  Read Across America Day

Friday, March 9-  Pelican Pursuit

Sunday, March 11-  Daylight Savings Time Begins "SPRING FORWARD"

Wednesday, March 14- SAC Meeting @ 6:00 P.M.

Thursday, March 15- Pelican "COLORS" Chorus Performance

Friday, March 16-  End of 3rd Quarter 

Saturday, March 17-  St. Patrick's Day

Monday, March 19-Friday, March 23-  Spring Break (School is Closed)

Friday, March 30-  Good Friday (School is Closed)

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Character Education: HONESTY

Be truthful and trustworthy 

Tell the truth. 



Friday, February 2-  Groundhog Day

Tuesday, February 6- Family Science Night 5-7 PM

Friday, February 9- Interim Report Day

Monday, February 12-  Lincoln's Birthday

Wednesday, February 14-  Jump Rope for Heart/Valentine's Day (classroom celebration)

Monday, February 19-  Washington's Birthday/President's Day (School is Closed)

Tuesday, February 20-  Teacher Inservice Day (No School for Students)

Thursday, February 22-  Spring Picture Day/Class Picture Day



January Ice Skating Kids

Character Education: COMMITMENT

Binding yourself to a course of action despite the obstacles

Make yourself a promise and keep it. 



Monday, January 15th-  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (School is Closed) 

Thursday, January 18th- Report Card Day



     Month of December Christmas


Character Education: KINDNESS/COMPASSION


Demonstrating concern for the well-being of others: giving support and showing empathy


Be kind, treat others as you would have them treat you. 




Tuesday, December 5-Picture Retake Day

Thursday, December 7-  Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day


Thursday, December 7-  Chorus Holiday Program


Monday, December 11-Friday, December 15-  PTO Winter Wonderland Gift Shop


Monday, December 11 & Tuesday, December 12-  Kindergarten Holiday Program


Wednesday, December 20-Grinch Day WEAR GREEN!

Thursday, December 21-Polar Express Day WEAR PJ's!

Friday, December 22-  Early Dissmissal 12:10 & End of 2nd Quarter


Sunday, December 24-  Christmas Eve


Monday, December 25-  Christmas Day MERRY CHRISTMAS! 


Sunday, December 31-  New Year's Eve


Monday, December 25 - Friday, January 5-  Christmas/Winter Break



You are invited to attend this very special evening of Student Led Conferences. This is a great time to find out what your child has been learning in school, what to expect in the remaining months, and how you can help your child have a successful school year. 








Tuesday, November 14th 5:00 - 7:00 P.M.  -  Pre K, Kindergarten, and First Grade Students




Wednesday, November 15th 5:00 - 7:00 P.M.  -  Second and Third Grade Students




Thursday, November 16th 5:00 - 7:00 P.M.  -  Fourth and Fifth Grade Students








Your child's classroom










The quality of an individual's response to membership in a community


Be aware, be informed, be involved. 




Sunday, November 5-  Daylight Savings Time Ends


Monday, November 6-Friday, November 11-  Fourth Grade Yankee Candle Fundraiser


Wednesday, November 8-  Interim Reports sent home


Saturday, November 11-  Veterans' Day 


Thursday, November 23-  Thanksgiving Day


Wednesday, November 22-Friday, November 24-  Thanksgiving Holiday (School is Closed)


Tuesday, November 28-  Picture Retakes


October 2017


Character Education: RESPECT

Showing regard for the value of persons or things through courteous consideration and appreciation

Don't hurt anything or anyone on the outside or inside. 



Friday, October 13- End of 1st Quarter

Monday, October 16- Normal school day! (hurricane make up day)

Monday, October 9-Thursday, October 19- Pelican Spectacular Wristbands and Tickets are on sale

Friday, October 20- Pelican Spectacular 5-8 PM 

Wednesday, October 25- Report Card Day

Friday, October 27- Storybook Parade Day

Tuesday, October 31- Halloween Day (no costumes on this day)


September 2017





A fair and objective attitude toward those whose opinions, practices, race, religion, nationality, or the like differ from one's own: freedom from bigotry


Getting along with all kinds of people. 




Monday, September 4-  Labor Day-School is Closed


Wednesday, September 6-  SAC Meeting 6:00 PM (all parents are encouraged and invited to attend)


Monday, September 11-  Patriot Day


Monday, September 11-  Friday, September 15- Scholastic Book Fair


Wednesday, September 13-  Interim Reports sent home


Wednesday, September 13-  S.T.E.A.M. Night


Sunday, September 17-  U.S. Constitution Day


Wednesday, September 20-  Picture Day


Thursday, September 21-  Rosh Hashana-School is Closed


Friday, September 29-Saturday, September 30-  Yom Kippur


August 2017


Welcome to Pelican Elementary!


Miss Osburn's Kindergarten Website


August 5th-Open House 8:30a.m.-10:30a.m.

August 10th-1st Day of School



Character Education


Accountability for your personal choices, obligations, and duties.

If it is to be, it is up to me. 



   Kindergarten High Frequency Word List - full school year.docx     



  Reading Can Help.docx 




A teacher takes a hand

opens a mind and touches a heart.