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  • Christmas Break December 23rd Through January 6thChristmas Break

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  • Tillman Greeting Card for UTC Mall Contest

    UTC Mall Greeting Card Contest and Display

    Tillman's entry for the Giant Greeting Card Contest and Display that will held at the UTC mall beginning in Mid-November and lasting throughout the Holidays. This card was completed by Mr. Filipkowski's class, and they all worked so well together to create this beautiful scene that will represent Tillman.

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Welcome to Tillman Elementary

  • Mission Statement:
    Tillman's Mission is to educate all children and affirm their right to learn.

    Vision Statement:
    The vision of Tillman Elementary is to ensure all students become resourceful, independent thinkers who set goals, challenge themselves to be problem solvers, and become positive and productive citizens. This is accomplished by a commitment to engaging students through instruction that is researched based, differentiated, and embeds instructional best practices. This commitment will ensure the development of confidence socially and academically, promote risk-taking, encourage initiative, and meet the unique needs of all students. 

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    Soar in 4
    Attention families.  Principal Ms. Massi and I want to let you know that we will be providing 2 free family events in December with Soar in 4.  On Wednesday, December 4 from 
    5 - 7:30 pm join us at 3 downtown locations; the ArtCenter, the Bishop Museum and the Central Library.  The first 50 children to visit the ArtCenter will receive a McDonald's gift card, the first 50 children to visit the Central Library will receive a drawstring backpack and all families will receive free admission to the new Backyard Universe at the Bishop Museum. 
    And on Saturday, December 21st from 10:00 - 12:00 we will be at the Bishop Museum for a holiday celebration.  Your entire family can visit the museum, meet Clifford the Big Red Dog and chat with Santa.  Both of these family events are provided by Soar in 4.  Soar in 4 events are always free for the entire family. Come discover, make, play and learn together as a family.  All activities are designed to support literacy and classroom learning.   For additional information follow Soar in 4 on Facebook.