Mariposa fosters young authors

Miguel Juarez in Mrs. Jobson’s first grade class made a hardcover book titled, Alligators.  His book is divided into sections: Table of Contents, Meet the Author and alligator facts. To honor Miguel for his hard work, Mariposa’s broadcasting station, Wings TV, invited him on the show as their special guest. His book was televised for the…


First Grade Authors

At Mariposa Elementary the first grade students in Mrs. Jobson’s class are authors!  Each student recently chose an animal to research before the class field trip to the Palm Beach Zoo.  The students researched habitat, eating habits, offspring and what each animal looks like.  The students worked hard to report detailed, accurate facts and the outcome…


FCAT/SAT Information Night

Mariposa Elementary School recently held its FCAT / SAT Information Night for parents. To start the night, everyone enjoyed a chicken, mashed potato and gravy dinner. After dinner, parents learned more about their children’s upcoming standardized tests and how they could help them at home. Teachers also shared reading tips and strategies with the families…


Exploring Nature at Mariposa

Mrs. Baptiste’s first grade class at Mariposa Elementary is studying bugs this week in Journeys. To build off of prior knowledge, the class enjoyed a quiet nature walk around the school grounds to complete a circle map on bugs. Students were very excited to write about their findings on their maps.

All County Chorus Vocalists

Congratulations to the following students who will be representing Mariposa Elementary in the All County Chorus in April: Jessica Bentz, Sadiah Kouns, Mia Rose Kirchner, Alex Perry and Sara Cardoso. This year’s theme is Songs of Florida. The students will be practicing after school from 3:15 to 4:30 with Mr. Conner to prepare for the video tapping on…


Jump Rope for the Heart

Great Job to everyone that brought in donations for Jump Rope for Heart.  The school raised 6,567.13 and as a reward Mr. Logue has agreed to spend the day on the school roof. Top fundraisers were Destiny, Andrew and Amber.