Elementary Librarian Schuyler Poche recently
hosted the first AR (Accelerated Reader)
Party of the 2010-11 school year. This
year’s theme is western and titled
"Saddle Up and Read,
hundred ninety seven students in 2nd
through 5th grade were able to
attend on November 10, 2010. This is the
first of three for the year.
committee met in August to decide on the amount
of points needed to receive an invitation to
attend the three parties.
had to read and gather a designated amount to
participate. For the first party 2nd Graders
were required to earn 5 points. 3rd Graders
needed 8 points, 4th graders needed
10 points, while 5th graders needed
12 points. One hundred ninety two Dozier
students achieved those goals, with many reading
The group was
treated to an ice cream and brownies party in
the library. The next AR party is scheduled for
February with more points expected for students
to attend. The final party will be a
water-mania party at the end of the year. All
information is posted on the Dozier Elementary
website and on the library website @
are some of the students who attended the party.
The 1st grade students began AR this
month and will be able to participate in the
The top reader in the school currently is 3rd
grader Heather Rabassa with 154.5 points.