On Saturday, March 23, 93 fifth grade orchestra students converged on Matoaka Elementary School to participate in our WJCC Elementary Orchestra Solo Festival. These students performed with great poise, confidence, and musicianship. We are very proud to announce that 14 of these students were from Norge Elementary School and received a Superior rating on their performance. They have been awarded a beautiful medal for their outstanding achievement. Congratulations Norge Orchestra students!
Norge participated in Poem in Your Pocket day on April 17, 2019. All students carried a poem with them during the day that they could take out and read to another student or teacher. Some students even had a poem memorized and recited it! These students went to the Book Cafe (Reading Room) to read their poems to Mrs. Walker, Norge Reading Specialist.
Fourth graders had a career day with Mrs. Brown, Norge School Counselor, on March 29.
Police Officer–James City County
Talked to students about the duties of being a police officer and how his number one priority is to help keep the community safe. The students got to see his police car with the siren and lights!
Pet Store Owner – Nautical Dog
Talked about what it is like to own a pet store and her own business. She talked about what types of items she sold at her pet store. She also talked about the rescue organizations she works with to help homeless animals.
Regional Sales Director – Airplanes
Talked about how his company builds airplanes and then he tries to sell those airplanes. He said it can take a client a few years to buy an airplane, once they begin the process. He has even sold airplanes to famous celebrities like Luke Bryan!
CrossFit Coach – CrossFit 1607
Talked about the importance of staying active and getting up and moving! She talked about eating healthy and taking care of your body. She also did some fun stretches and exercises with the kids.