Come visit Niota Elementary on Thursday, April 11th for a family fun night! We hope to see you there!
5 days ago, Skylar Brannon
family fun night flyer
Our attendance contests at EK Baker are still going strong!! Homeroom classes for Mrs. Ware, Mrs. Brannon, and Mr. Privett were rewarded for their high attendance rates and enjoyed a donut breakfast! Also, our Marching Into Spring Attendance Contest is getting competitive as many homerooms have completed the first level and two classes are on their third!
5 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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students in classroom
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attendance bulletin board
We've had a wonderful Art Week here at EKB! All of our kids did an incredible job. We want to thank our wonderful Art teacher, Ms. Shannon Rampe, for her hard work and all of her efforts into making this happen for our kiddos. We appreciate you!! The winners of our contest are as follows: 1st: Emily H. 2nd: Levi W. 3rd: Brynn C. Great Art Award Recipients: Kash F. Aubry R. Winston G. Gavin G. Jalicia P. Fairlyn M. McKenzie W. H.Q. R. Jackson D.
9 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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Today we celebrate Mrs. Sliger, our wonderful librarian! Mrs. Sliger works very hard to serve all of our students and always exhibits the kindness and compassion they need. Thank you for going above and beyond, Mrs. Sliger!
10 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
national librarian day poster
We are so proud of our very own Braylin Smith for earning the Coach's Award for wrestling! Braylin has worked extremely hard this year and was also one of the athletes representing McMinn County at the state tournament this year! E.K. Baker is so proud of your accomplishments!
10 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
coach and student
Happy Paraprofessional Appreciation Day to our EK Baker Paraprofessionals! We truly have the most hardworking, caring, and dedicated paraprofessionals at our school, and our school would not run without them! Thank you for all you do for our school!
11 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
flyer for paraprofessionals
It is Art Show Week here at EKB! Don't forget to dress up for our themed days this week! 🎨
13 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
art show week flyer
It is Assistant Principal Appreciation Week, and we are proud to say we have the BEST here at E.K. Baker! Mrs. Swanson serves E.K. Baker as well as two other schools, and she does a fantastic job! We are very blessed and thankful for her hard work each day and the joy and positivity she brings to our school. We hope you have a wonderful week, Mrs. Swanson!
13 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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character dress up day
husband and wife in front of tree
Students and families! Remember that ALL yearbook orders are due by next Monday, April 1st! Please make sure to get these in as soon as possible.
18 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
yearbook order flyer
Important updates from our Middle School! - Chili Supper: Please join us on April 12th in the EKB Cafeteria from 5-7 P.M. for a Chili Supper! All proceeds go towards our 8th grade trip; this will be our LAST fundraiser for this trip! - Prom and Graduation Expectations: Please read carefully and turn in signed forms to Mrs. Rue or Mrs. Puckett by March 31st!
20 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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Congratulations to our very own Kaylen Leekley for placing 3rd in the 4-H Region Public Speaking Contest! We are very proud of Kaylen and appreciate how well she represents E.K. Baker!
22 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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Our Spring Attendance contest has begun! Each class is given a word to "spell." They earn letters by having perfect attendance. Once they complete a word, they get prizes! Stay tuned to see which class can attend the most the rest of this school year!
23 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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Congratulations to our recipients of the Youth Leadership Award from the McMinn County Education Foundation! These students were chosen based on character, achievement, and recommendations. Ayden Brewer, Sheila Rodriguez, Kaylen Leekley, and Madlin Lynn are outstanding students and represent EK Baker very well! We are so proud of you!
23 days ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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DATE CHANGE! Don't miss out on joining the Yellow Jacket family!
26 days ago, Mr. Casteel, Principal
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PreK and Kindergarten Registration Coming Soon!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Casteel, Principal
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We had a great turn out for parent registration day! We appreciate the awesome parent involvement we have at EKB. If you still have questions about your child's schedule for high school, please contact Mrs. Brannon. Also, remember to mark your calendar for Tribe Night at McMinn County High School! This will be an opportunity to visit MCHS, meet teachers, ask questions, and get involved!
about 1 month ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
tribe night flyer
parents listening to principal
On Monday, we celebrated Dr. Seuss Week with "Silly Socks" day, inspired by his famous "Fox in Socks" book! We hope everyone had a wonderful day off, and we look forward to seeking our kiddos back at school tomorrow!
about 1 month ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
fox in socks book and plush
We hope to see many parents of our 8th graders this Wednesday! We will be handing out tentative 9th grade schedules, reviewing graduation requirements, and enjoying refreshments!
about 1 month ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
9th grade registration poster
Today, we celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss! In celebration, we kicked off "Read Across America" Week last Friday with some incredible guest readers and our favorite Dr. Seuss books! Thank you to our readers who volunteered their time and energy to visit our kids!
about 1 month ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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students listening
student group photo
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Our 3rd-5th grade "Back to the 90's" Dance was a ton of fun! Our kiddos (and teachers!) ate pizza, made memories, and danced the night away!
about 1 month ago, E.K. Baker Elementary
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girls sitting
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