Monthly Archives: December 2016

Mario Rossero from Kennedy Center visits Iowa City

To advocate for the arts and learn more about the Iowa City community, Senior VP for Education at the Kennedy Center, Mario Rossero visited this fall. During his stay, Mr. Rossero observed “Visiting Author” Delia Ray, presenting to 5th and 6th graders. He visited Buffy Quintero’s 4th grade art class at Longfellow Elementary, masterfully creating tree houses of […]

Dance for every 2nd grader

For a second year, all district 2nd graders were provided the opportunity to work with a local, professional dance teacher during PE. Physical education classes require movement as part of the curriculum, and this opportunity is in addition to dance instruction that PE teachers provide during their Rhythm Unit. Our talented dance community have graciously volunteered hours of their time. […]