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Spring activities at Morrisonville Elementary School

Students and staff at Morrisonville Elementary School took advantage of the beautiful weather this spring for some educational activities. Math Egg Hunt On the last full day of school before Easter weekend students participated in a “Math Egg Hunt,” where plastic … Continue reading

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Windsor Elementary School receives grant from Exxon Mobil

Windsor Elementary School has again received a $500 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program to help fund family math and science nights. Through a partnership with Harry Singh, owner of Windsor Travel Plaza, the school has received a grant … Continue reading

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DAMS Mathletes earn third place in Mega Meet

This spring, a team of eight students from DeForest Area Middle School placed third in the Dane County Mega Math Meet, coming in behind teams from the larger school districts of Madison and Middleton-Cross Plains. The math competition is held each year … Continue reading

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DASD students compete in Math 24 Challenge

On March 1st students from the school district’s elementary and middle schools traveled to UW- Madison to compete in a Math 24 competition.  The students earned the right to compete by winning their individual school competitions. The Math 24 Challenge … Continue reading

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Windsor Elementary School receives $500 grant from ExxonMobil

Windsor Elementary School has received a $500 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program to help fund family math and science nights .  Harry Singh, owner of Windsor Travel Plaza, worked with Mr. Bernards, principal at Windsor Elementary, to secure … Continue reading

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Can you recite 240 digits of Pi?

Each year students in Jodi Acker’s 6th grade math class on the Badger Team participate in a “Pi” memorization contest.  The competition concludes a geometry unit where students learn about formulas, especially those that deal with circles.  According to Acker, … Continue reading

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Early learning math and literacy night

Parents of 4K, kindergarten, first or second grade students attended one of several DeForest Area School District’s Family Early Literacy/Math Nights in November and December.  Each elementary school hosted one evening, beginning with Yahara Elementary School & Morrisonville Elementary School … Continue reading

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