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Sandburg Elementary School

2051 Wabash
Springfield, IL 62704
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5Essentials Survey

The 5Essentials Parent, Teacher and Student Surveys are now open.  All surveys are open until February 14, 2020. 

Meet the Sandburg staff video
Sandburg's Limo Ride

Photos Feb 5 The grand prize for the fundraiser this year was earned by 33 students!  A limo ride to Chuck E. Cheese.  Who could ask for anything more?

Snowflakes at Sandburg

Photos Feb 5 Snowing during dismissal?  No problem.  Try catching snowflakes on your tongue on the way to the bus!

Sandburg's Most Recent Data Snapshot (enVision Mid Year assessment)

Photos Jan 30 Take a look at how our boys and girls are performing on the grade level math test.  There has been a LOT of progress since the beginning of the year.  Congratulations, Sandburgers! 

Sandburg's Home-School Agreement: The Teacher's Role

News Jan 28 In our last issue of Sandburg Sayings, we revisited the principal’s role as defined in our Home/School Agreement...

Sandburg: The Importance of School Attendance

News Jan 28 Research has proven that there is a high correlation between school attendance and  academic performance and...

Hey, Sandburg! More Screen Time for Toddlers is Tied to Poorer Development

News Jan 28 Among toddlers, spending a lot of time staring at screens is linked with poorer performance on developmental screening...

A Fun Sandburg Fact

News Jan 28 Since the fall of 2016, Sandburg teachers have written grants that have been funded from competitive sources outside of...

Sandburg: Responding to Errors In Your Child's Reading

News Jan 28 Based on the way most of us were taught to read, we tell children to “sound it out” when they come to a...

A Great Resource for Sandburg Students and Parents

News Jan 28 Sometimes it’s difficult to find books that interest a particular child....

Sandburg's Most Recent Data Snapshot (independent reading levels)

Photos Jan 25 See how our boys and girls are progressing on their independent reading level. There have been lots of gains since the beginning of the year! Take a look!

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