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Walk On! Challenge

Fourth and fifth grade will be participating in the Walk On! Challenge. The Walk On! Challenge was developed by the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona. As the largest health care provider in the state of Arizona, their goal is to educate and inspire fourth- and fifth-grade students, their teachers and their families to focus on healthy choices that can be made daily with the 5-2-1-0 goal. The...
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Cookies with Santa

Tomorrow night at Taft Elementary is our annual Cookies with Santa and Holiday Boutique event.  Come have a cookie with Santa and Mrs. Claus tomorrow from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.  Picture sheets will be just $5.  Then shop the holiday boutique just outside the Taft cafeteria.
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Cookie Dough Delivery

Cookie Dough pick up day is this tomorrow, October 26th! Please make sure you come between 3pm and 5pm to pickup your cookie dough orders. We do not have the space to store the product overnight as it will need to be put in a freezer. The cookie dough will be handed out in the multi-purpose room / cafeteria.
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2016-17 School Letter Grades

The State Board of Education released 2016-17 school letter grades Oct. 6. I am excited to announce that Taft Elementary received an A! This grade was determined primarily by student growth and proficiency on the state assessments, AzMERIT and AIMS Science. Additional factors take into consideration English language learners, special education students and absenteeism. Visit mpsaz.org/info...
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Release Times / Breaks

Wednesday, October 4 is 1:55 pm early release. Friday, October 6th is 12:25 pm early release. Monday, October 9th through Friday, October 13th.  There will be no school this week. Monday, October 16th through Friday, October 20th is parent/teacher conference week.  We will release at 1:55 pm all week.
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