It's been an incredible year of memories. We learned about how Prairie was the first school to have a nurse on staff and that our beloved school was the inspiration for the Prairie Village we know today.
Our students had a chance to sample what life was
like in the 1800s
, even getting an opportunity to experience a One-Room Schoolhouse and
walk to school
as so many children have done before them.
past students and teachers
through our doors once again to pay homage to the past and toast the future. Our
was the perfect punctuation mark for a year of celebrating 150 years of tradition and community (e
vent photos have been posted here).
There are far too many people to thank in one newsletter entry, but here are many of the parents who worked tirelessly to help us honor our 150th year:
The Bettenhausen Family
Holly Grummert Jessica Brown Christopher Smith
Ashley Walburn Heather Minor Kate Johnson
Holly Grummert J
essica Brown Tricia Stephens
Constance Eddy Amy Gardner
Erin Gustafson Lainie Reuter Carol Solenberger Allison Hughes
Amy Moore April Crosser
Lisa Bowser Sally Cook Otis Clough Christopher Smith
Stephanie Meeker Jill Opelka Meg Kroening
Kelly Haas Stella Kirkman
Scott Merfen Cynthia Connor Maureen Beaudette
Tricia Stephens Tessie Wissel Carol Solenberger
Scott Merfen Paul Stephens Ali Tuttle
Mike Walker Bill Schneider Betsy Ordonez Vanessa Reese Nancy Weeks Chad Wood
The McDermeds The Walburns
The Seiberts The Johnsons The Wissels
See complete list of parent volunteers here.
Thank you for making this year so memorable for all of us. We are so grateful for you, and your commitment to Prairie.