Centreville Elementary

Centreville Elementary's mission is "to educate all students to succeed as productive citizens in a global community."
Becky Stauffer, Principal
269-467-5209 - fax
Lisa DeLeo and Sally Reed, Secretaries
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Diana Kamphues, School Counselor
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School hours: 7:52am-3:00pm
Office hours: 7:30am-4:00pm
(Office hours may change during school vacations, please call first.)


Emergency Drills for the 14-15 School Year:
Tornado Drill Completed on 9-9-14 at 10:30 pm
Phase 1 Lock Down (Transition Time) Completed 9-22-14 at 7:45 am
Fire Drill Completed on 9-24-14 at 10:30 am
Tornado Drill Completed on 10-2-14 at 10:30 am 
Phase 1 Lock Down Completed 10-21-14 at 9:00 am
Fire Drill Completed on 10-22-14 at 1:30 pm
Fire Drill Completed on 11-5-14 at 1:30 pm 
Phase 2 Lock Down on 11-13-14 at 1:30 pm
Phase 1 Lock Down on 2-3-15 at 12:10 pm (Transition time)
Tornado Drill on 3-12-15 at 9:00 am 
Fire Drill on 3-31-2015 at 10:30 am 
What's Happening at Centreville Elementary? 
Parents, we need your valuable help.  
Would you please take the time to
complete the following 
survey to help us improve your child's
educational experience?  
Thank you, Centreville Elementary Staff 
 Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1wtmNVD7VhAvQZYKCkvp_y_B-BJDxhQrOm5WaIihVaYQ/viewform
(You can either copy and paste link to a new page or select and right click on "open") 
 It's "March is Reading Month"
This Year's Theme was....
 Books in the Barnyard
Whew!! It was a Busy Month with 
Visitors and Presentations!  
Thank you to everyone who gave of their time and knowledge. 
 We ended with a celebration that included 
the students reading over 5,000 Minutes
and Mrs. Stauffer Kissing a Pig! 
 Seth Little
 Seth Little pretending Mrs. Stauffer
was kissing a pig is cuter than the real deal! 
Thank You Mrs. Bunning for 
Two Amazing Spring Performances
                              3rd Grade Musical                                             4th Grade Musical
3rd Grade     4th Grade
 We Even Had Time to Fit in a
Family Math Night!  
Fran's Steady Hand    Lilyann  Viv    Lyndsay
 We had visits from Stamp's Hog Farm,
Hunter Mint Farm, Lennard Potato Farm,
Lisa Emmendorfer and Dog Grooming, 
Eva Beeker and the 4-H Extension Office,
 and our own Ag Program with FFA students.
Papa Doug   Dog Presentation
Eva Beeker   Eva 2
Animals    Mrs. DeLeo
Jenna    DeLeos
Lennard Family    Potato Presentation
 It was Poultry Week!  
We had a lot of Crazy Chicks and Visitors
stopping by Centreville Elementary! 
 Chicken Pres 1  Mr. Stutzman  Chick pres 3  Livia Fleming
Thank you to Stutzman Chicken Farm
(with our very own Carpenter Family) for teaching us 
all about raising Chickens and the process from eggs to our table. 
As you can see, Ben didn't love the chicks as much as Jeremiah did? 
 Ben and chick   Jeremiah
Representative Aaron Miller
Came to Read to us... 
Aaron Miller   Aaron Miller 2
 Barnyard Door Decorations were completed!
Hope you had a chance to check them out
 during conferences. 
Sheehan's door   Dentler's Class
  Mrs. Sheehan's door along with Mrs. Dentler's class of "Animals"
Tuesday, we had a BLAST with Art on a Canvas!  
20 students and parents came to share their artistic talents! 
Asher and Garrison   Art on Canvas
  Asher Saltzman and Garrison Bunning (hiding) show off their 2nd grade skills
while the whole group shares their masterpieces.
 Friday was Dress Like your
Favorite Farm Animal! 
 Danica Clark (K) was a Bunny and Arianna Parker (2nd) as a Cat!
Danica Clark   Arianna Parker
Kadyn  Kalynn and Will
Kindergartner Kadyn (sheep) wanted to join 
Kalynn (cat) and Will (cow)
from Mrs. Coney's Y5 in their pasture.
The Month Kicked Off with Dr. Suess' Birthday and a
Birthday Celebration with
The Cat in The Hat!! 
  Cat in the Hat   Cat in the Hat 2
 The First Week was "Horse Week"
Thank you to the Shingledeckers for bringing in their tack, show ribbons,
horse feed, pictures, and show clothing from competing on the
Morgan Show circuit.
Max and Berkley  
Picture of Max and Berkley sharing with their classmates.
 We also had a Bookmark Decorating Contest.  
Some of our Winners are below:
Book marks  
Above:  Madelyn Wahl (Mr. Wolff's K class); Below: Meghan Peet (Mrs. Leslie's 6th gr. class)
To the Right: Hank Wickey (Ms. Emmendorfers 5th gr. class)
 In October, our 4th Graders Visit our State Capitol
Mr. Engle   Mrs. Smith
                                         Mr. Engle's Class                                                   Mrs. Smith's Class 
 Fall Festival is always a favorite time for our students and the CTE Ag Students.  
 Fall fest 1 Fall Fest 2
Parker Creal  Christian Hill
  Thank you to Author, Buck Wilder, who came to visit us in October.  
All the students enjoyed his stories.
Buck Wilder 1  Buck Wilder 2
Our 5th and 6th Graders had an "Amazing" time at Amazing Acres in Edwardsburg
as a reward for their first incentive.
5th and 6th  Amazing Acres
2014-15 "Bulldog Newsletters"

  Student Announcements
Elementary Announcements are found within the Newsletters of each grade. To find necessary information please follow these 3 easy steps: 
1. Select Elementary Staff
2. Select Child's Grade 
3. Select Teacher Name and then Newsletter
         (or for some grade levels just select Newsletter, as they share their information.)
Parent Involvement Plan
Centreville Elementary Student Handbook