Pate Early Childhood Center
100th Day of School status update! Special thanks to our PTO (and your support as parents and the community) for purchasing 100 books to give away on the 100th day. That’s how we continue to promote literacy at Pate! #PateIsThePlaceToBe
4 days ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Mrs. Choate’s 1st graders finished up their Science unit on engineering and design process by designing, building, and testing the strength of their structures against a strong storm (aka the blow dryer).
4 days ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Danielle Jones
Pre-K is visiting the library today!!!
9 days ago, Danielle Jones
Pate Early Childhood Center
Mrs. Bader is teaching a super engaging lesson with her first graders to remind them not to get “hooked” when others try to get a reaction with negative behavior. #CounselorInAction
10 days ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Danielle Jones
2nd Grade is practicing narrative writing. Mrs. Brown's class is working together to explain the details in their stories and make sure they haven't missed anything. Mrs. Kristek's students are circle writing, all at the same time, as many details about their topics as they can!
11 days ago, Danielle Jones
Pate Early Childhood Center
Our plans for Holiday party next Friday, December 21st. You are welcome to join us!
about 1 month ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
PTO BINGO & Cocoa. These fantastic PTO moms are prepping chocolate spoons for Thursday! I hope to see you there!
about 1 month ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate PTO has another great opportunity for you!
about 1 month ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Danielle Jones
Some of our 2nd grade classes have been working on our problem solving and teamwork skills with a nonfiction text features themed digital breakout. They had so much fun thinking outside the box to solve the puzzles. See the pictures to find the teams that broke out!
2 months ago, Danielle Jones
Pate Early Childhood Center
It’s a great day to be a leader at Pate! Today marks the kick-off of our first Leader Club! Our Community Time Leaders took over the microphone today. I was so happy to pass this along to the great leaders in 2nd grade!
2 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Look at the transformation. These kids are thankful for so much!
2 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
I’m just going to leave this right here! Ask your Pate student about this when they get home! I’m so excited! #PateIsThePlaceToBe
2 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
These paper trees will soon be covered in leaves! Students will write something they are thankful for on their leaf. Watch how these trees grow over the next couple of weeks. Thank you, Nurse Stephanie.
2 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Danielle Jones
Watch the video below to see more of what happens during Community Time at Pate!! https://youtu.be/xlT0whKeCNI
2 months ago, Danielle Jones
Pate Early Childhood Center
Because teachers deserve a treat when they survive Halloween on a Wednesday! Mr. Gassaway and I delivered snacks and drinks to the fabulous staff at Pate this afternoon! They are working hard to make a strong push before Thanksgiving break! #ThankATeacher #TheyDeserveIt
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Check out these great literacy-themed bulletin boards in our hallway!
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Marathon Kids met this week for the first time. This club is free to join. All ages are welcome. Please contact the High School RN, Kala Brown, for more information.
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Monday will be the FINAL day to order Pate shirts and sweatshirts. Orders will be delivered before Christmas. Let us know if we need to hold your shirt in the office for a Christmas present.
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
It’s Red Ribbon Week! See the schedule of themed days below!
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Some of our first grade writers were working hard today! Here they are sharing their writing with a friend.
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
A special thank you to our neighbors from Mt. Vernon for this timely gift basket of goodies. It was a nice surprise on this busy week of conferences. Thank you, friends.
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Danielle Jones
Use the form below to purchase 2nd Grade's slap bracelets! http://bit.do/slapbracelet-order
3 months ago, Danielle Jones
Danielle Jones
2nd Grade is selling slap bracelets. Make sure to watch the commercial! http://bit.do/slapbracelets
3 months ago, Danielle Jones
Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Family event tonight! Glow BINGO! Bring your quarters.
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Please help me congratulate our Teacher of the Month, Mrs. Morgan Towe. Mrs. Towe is one of our second grade teachers. This is her fourth year in Aurora. She was nominated by her peers and selected by administration based on her excellent instruction, attendance, and willingness to go above and beyond! Congratulations, Mrs. Towe. We appreciate you!
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
A half day of school doesn’t mean we aren’t learning! Look at these hard working kids today!
3 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
I popped in a couple of preschool classes this morning, and I was so impressed by the connections these kids were making to the sounds on the alphabet chart! In our 3’a class, students were engaged in morning message. It’s a great day of learning at Pate!
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
The students at Pate were given an extra special welcome from the Aurora Soccer and Cross Country teams. Kids and adults alike enjoy these Friday morning connections. What a great way to start our day. Thank you, Coach Bishop and Coach Crockett.
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
These teachers chose to give up their weekend to attend a literacy conference to improve their craft. Aurora kids are so lucky to have these great teachers! #HelloLiteracy
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Free developmental screenings available. Thursday, October 11 from 4-6pm. These are developmental screenings available to preschool age children in the Aurora district. Please call 678-1552 to schedule a screening.
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
It’s FFA day today! Students will get to see lots of farm animals, talk to FFA students about plants, growing our food, and enjoy this beautiful fall day outdoors!
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
$1.00 Smencils for sale every Tuesday to support our PTO.
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
There was a medical emergency at Pate this afternoon. Everyone is safe. Thank you to parents for showing flexibility and patience while we redirected our car line to provide the most efficient path for emergency responders. Your patience and understanding is appreciated.
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Ms. Sara working with her preschool class during carpet time. Engaging kids in a lesson about apples.
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate PTO! Free to join! Get connected to your child’s school!
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
The Volleyball Lady Houns joined us Friday morning to welcome students, unload cars, and give high fives to our kids. #Leaders #LLAP
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Mr. Brown is sharing a story with some very engaged kindergarteners in Art!
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
We are thankful for Officer Swadley’s presence in our building today! He’s making friends and creating a positive connection with our students.
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Danielle Jones
The football team visited Pate last week! They greeted kids in the carline, as well as giving high fives to get the day started with a smile!
4 months ago, Danielle Jones
Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate PTO Meeting Calendar
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Please note! We've adjusted the hours of a few teachers to allow for an earlier drop off time. Teachers will be available to supervise students beginning at 7:00 a.m. daily. Thank you for your patience as we make these adjustments.
4 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center
Pate Early Childhood Center
Welcome to our new website. Please look for our new app available on Apple and Android.
5 months ago, Pate Early Childhood Center