Welcome to the 2016-2017 School Year

Upcoming Events

Grade 7 Fundraiser

Students in Grade 7 will be selling Yankee Candles from September 12 through October 7th as a fundraiser for thier 8th trip.  If you would like to purchase products, please see a 7th grade student or visit their online store at www.yankeecandlefundraising.com and enter our group number  990101439.   The class will receive 40% of the sales in profit.

Student Council Raising Funds for New Playground Equipment


Student Council is working on raising funds to buy a new piece of playground equipment for the school.  The group wrote a grant application to MVSB asking for $10,000 to support this project. They recently found out their application was accepted. But, they are still in need of your help.

Muffins for Moms and Donuts for Dads A Great Success

Thank you to all of the parents, friends and guardians who joined us for Muffins for Moms.  Enjoy these photos from the morning!

(Donuts for Dads Movie coming soon!!)

Congratulations NJHS Inductees

Five Ashland Elementary School students were recently inducted in the National Junior Honor Society.  Congratulations to Eden Fuller, Trent Sargent, Justin Collins, Anja Swanson and John Ulricson.  Inductees were selected based on their academic performance, community service and commitment to the AES Core Values. 

Student Council Makes Donation To Local Support Program

Earlier in the year, members of the student council organized a school wide fundraiser cancer awareness fundraiser and collected $289.00 The funds raised were donated to Keeping You Me and Memories Alive which is a non-profit organization that provides aid and support to adult residents of Central New Hampshire who are coping with cancer. The donation was made in memory of formed foster grandparent, Frank White, who passed away a few years ago after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Classroom and Crazy Hair Day Activities

Enjoy watching our students as they participate in science, math and Crazy Hair Day activities.

Smarter Balanced Assessment Test Resources

AES Students in grades 3 - 8 will begin taking the Smarter Balanced Assessments (SBAC) in Math and Reading according to the following schedule:  Intermediate Tier  April 4th - 7th     Middle Tier:  April 12th - 19th
Please refer to the school Master Calendar for specific testing date information.

Continue reading for a variety of SBAC resources.

Author Laurel A. Smith to Visit AES

On April 18, 2016, Ashland Elementary School will be hosting a visit by author, Laurel A. Smith. She will be reading some of her books, discussing the writing process, and taking questions. Laurel has written the children’s books: The Quest for Quinnie, Miss Olivia goes to Bolivia, and Pinboy. She also has been published for wit and humor in The Keene Sentinel and Our Town. You may have read her article, “Believe”, in Chicken Soup for the Soul: A Book of Miracles. If you are interesting in ordering a book you may download the form here and return with payment to your Child’s Teacher by April 13, 2016

Winter Carnival Highlights

 We hope you enjoy watching some of the highlights from the Winter Carnival!

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