Yearbooks are on sale now. If you are interested in purchasing one please send $12 in an envelope to the office with your child's name and teacher. Checks may be made out to Sunflower Elementary. Yearbooks will be handed out during our signing party on the last day of school.
May 23rd is the last day of school. We will dismiss at 11:55 am, no lunch will be served and there will not be Boys and Girls Club morning and afternoon programs.
Yearbook signing will take place from 9:00-9:30.
5th Grade Recognition will be at 10:30 in the gymnasium.
Sunflower serves approximately 500 students in grades kindergarten through Fifth. Each grade level has 3 or 4 classrooms staffed by dedicated and talented teachers and support staff. We have an English as a Second Language (ESL) program to support our students whose home language is not English. We provide a full range of Special Education programs to support our students with special needs. Our partnership with the Lawrence Boys & Girls Club provides a high quality before and after school program for our families.
Sunflower’s active PTO supports our educational programs through a variety of ways. PTO provides grants to our teaching staff for curriculum, supplies, and field trip opportunities. Our PTO supports our local families in need. They provide fun opportunities for our families to get involved in school with activities including: School Carnival, Book Fair, Holiday celebrations and programs with our local business partners.
Through our Positive Behavior Support and CI3T program Sunflower teaches our students clear expectations for behavior across the school setting. Our staff works hard to provide students positive reinforcement for meeting these expectations through our BEST Bucks program. Our BEST motto is:
Be – Responsible
E – for Effort
S – Show Respect and
T – Try!
Our staff also provides a comprehensive social skills curriculum; Positive Actions that emphasizes making positive choices that build students’ self esteem.
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"Knowledge is like the wind... once obtaining it, you can go anywhere"
- Yellow Horse