Congratulations to Brandon Freitag and Drake Van Marter on their 2 on 2 victory. Brandon was the ice cream social award winner of this event with myself and his chosen friends. The students got to play some hoops and eat lunch with me. We had a great time! Mr.Tapp
This year’s event will be held on Saturday April 18th at noon for all Dearborn students. I will be sending home an informational letter for all interested students the week of January 13th. All grades are allowed to participate in this event.
If you have any questions or are having a hard time signing up on line please go to Youtube and search”American Heart Association Coordinator led assembly-auto play” 14:28 minutes in length. This video will walk you through how to sign up on line and meet this year’s characters and messages. Thanks for showing interest in our 23rd consecutive event. Mr.Tapp
This year will mark our 23rd Kid’s Healthy Heart Challenge(formally Jump Rope for Heart) in a row. Packets will be sent home in the middle of November and the event will be help in early December during normal physical education classes. This event is a fund raiser for the American Heart Association but students do not have to raise money to participate. Mr.Tapp
Despite the weather the run was a huge success. All of the races were completed and the kids put forth their best effort and the results showed with some outstanding times. A team photo has been taken and will be going home soon with the runners. Special thanks to Mrs.Alabakoff and Ms.Little for all of your help on race day. Mr.Tapp
Today is the big day rain or shine. Some rain is expected for the race today but the race will go on as expected. Dress for the weather,see you at Ford field. Mr.Tapp
We are still looking for more runners from 4th and 5th grade at both DuVall and Long. Final day for permission slips is Wed. October 2nd. Mr.Tapp
I am looking forward to another great school year both at DuVall and Long. My schedule has me at DuVall on Tuesday,Thursday, Friday and at Long on Monday and Tuesday.
Upcoming events include the Bob Cipriano Run on October 11th (more info. to come) which means our 4th and 5th graders will be out on the track training over the next 6 weeks.
Each grade level will be focusing on the instep kick at appropriate grade level standards. Grades 4 and 5 will be training for the 13 minute timed run test while grades k-3 will concentrate on galloping.
If you have any question feel free to contact me through email or voice call.
Mr.Tapp, Physical Education Teacher
Parents and students of DuVall,
Make sure to get out and be active over the summer. Take time out to walk,ride bikes,roller blade, or anything you enjoy to keep you physically active. Have a safe and fun summer break! Mr.Tapp
Field Day was a huge success made possible by all of our wonderful parent volunteers and the PTO. Although the day was a little damp the kids had a great time at the park. From the Golf Ball Relay to the Sponge Relays our students were smiling and having a ton of fun. Thanks again to the parents,PTO, Mr.Attee, teachers, and the DuVall students for making Field Day fantastic.