Holiday Cards for the Troops

All 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders at Monroe wrote or colored Holiday cards to support our troops overseas. Over 200 Cards and letters were completed and sent to US Troops serving overseas.

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On Tuesday, October 29th Monroe welcomed almost 200 of our students and families into the building for a night of costumes and fun! Students and their families moved through the building while recieving a free book, playing math based …

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5th Grade Goes to JA bizTOWN

The 5th graders visited JA bizTOWN on Thursday, October 24th. They used the skills they learned about balancing checkbooks, working as a group and how businesses run to manage their time in their assigned businesses. They were able …

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Pirate Day for Kindergarten Classes

September 19 was Talk Like a Pirate Day.  Kindergarten students at Monroe were encouraged to dress and talk like a pirate.  All kindergarten classes are reading books about Pirates and using a treasure map to find a hidden …

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Drive for Your School

Please support the Husky Alliance by test driving a car at Hoover High School on September 21st from 9:00 – 4:00.  Every household that test drives a car, Charles Gabus will donate $20.00 to the Husky Alliance.  It …

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Monroe Turns Lemons into Dollars

Thanks to a 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant, students at Monroe Elementary School have had the chance to work on a number of community service projects this summer, including a lemonade stand to raise funds for Heifer International. Click the photo to read more about the great summer work underway at Monroe.

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21st Century Summer School

21st Century Summer School began today with 115 students in 1st -5th grade.  Students started the day by eating breakfast and then moved through two sessions.  One session was on gardening where students will learn all about gardening …

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Kindergarten Classes visit the Zoo

On June 3, 2013, the five kindergarten classes visited the zoo.  They boarded buses at 9:00 AM and returned to school at 2:30 PM.  The weather was beautiful so students enjoyed seeing all the new animals at the …

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Field Day at Monroe

The Iowa weather has made it difficult to plan for the Monroe Field Day.  We had to make some adjustments to our schedule.  On Thursday, May 30th, the fourth and fifth grade students were able to participate in …

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