Mr. Kevin Gehres
& Ms. Beth Runnion , Principals

10992 State Route 118 South
Van Wert Ohio 45891
(Voice) 419-238-1761
(Fax) 419-238-5055
Office Hours 7:30-4:00
In Session 8:20-3:20

Van Wert Elementary's Main Page

Adison Dangler
Case Stegaman
District Staff meetings 08/21
Staff Professional Development day 08/22
First Day for Students 08/25
Labor Day (No School) 09/01
Mrs. McCoy 07/29
Ms. Craft 07/18
Ms. Holden 06/02
Miss Bell 05/19
Ms. Holden 03/19
Mrs. McCoy 06/02
Ms. Holden 05/23
Mr. Walker 05/20
Ms. Holden 05/20
Miss Griesdorn 06/02
Mrs. McCoy 05/08
Mrs. Long 04/25
Miss Griesdorn 04/02
Mrs. Long 04/01
Mrs. McCoy 03/26
Miss Griesdorn 03/24

Right to Read Week!



Right to Read Week 2014: May 19-23

Dress Up Days:
·         Monday-Mexican Flag Day
o   Wear the colors of the Mexican flag: RED, WHITE, and GREEN!
·         Tuesday-Mexican hat day!
o   Wear your favorite hat! Extra bonus points for wearing a SOMBRERO!
·         Wednesday-Tacos, burritos, rice, and beans. Mexican food is delicious!
o   Wear something that has a picture of food on it.
·         Thursday- Uno, Dos, Tres! Learning numbers in Spanish!
o Wear a shirt with numbers on it!
·         Friday-It’s HOT in Mexico and other Spanish countries.
o   Wear your sunglasses!

Junior Acheivement


Second graders are learning all about the community through Junior Achievement. The volunteers from the community have done an outstanding job of helping the students understand how our community runs! Click to see some more pictures.

Good Luck Robotics Team!


Good Luck at World's Van Wert High School Robotics Team!! The students wish you the best of luck and loved learning about all your amazing, hard work!

Agriculture Lesson


Mary Allmendinger came in to talk to the 2nd graders about agriculture. The students learned where the ingredients for pizza come from. They also learned about all the different crops that grow around the area and the materials made from them. Click here to see the pictures!

Officer Phil


Officer Phil came to our school to remind us of how to be safe both in and out of school! Officer Phil reminded us how we should respect others, not be bullies and report bullies too. He also went over with is how to take care of our bodies by eating healthy.  Huge thanks to the Van Wert Police Department and all of those that helped make it possible for him to come in. Click here to see pictures!