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PES tops in attendance for year

Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 9:33 am

During the 2018-2019 school year, the Principals of Grundy County schools participated in a competition to determine which school could maintain the highest attendance rate. Pelham Elementary School received an attendance trophy signifying their achievements in attendance throughout the school year, coming in first place six out of nine months in competition. Congratulations to PES for winning again in April.
The attendance goal for Grundy County Schools is at least a 95% attendance rate. While each school has met, and at times exceeded this goal, PES has con-sistently risen the standard in terms of their school’s attendance rates.
Helping Principal Jamie Hill receive this honor was Kindergarten teacher Holly Bryan who is retiring at the end of the 2018-2019 school year. This award was presented the PES Kindergarten graduation celebration.

Pelham Elementary School Principal Jamie Hill receives the attendance trophy from Grundy County Schools Attendance Supervisor Val Sitz Nunley alongside retiring Kindergarten teacher Holly Bryan at the PES Kindergarten graduation.