Primary Science Classes Ready for Solar Eclipse

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Science students in primary are getting ready for this Thursday’s partial solar eclipse by making pinhole cameras for viewing the eclipse. Thank you to all the parent volunteers who have assisted in the classroom this week! The solar eclipse will be visible between 4:20 & 5:20 pm; the best time to view is 4:56 p.m.

We LOVE Books Day at ASPV Primary

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On Friday, October 10, ASPV’s primary school held “We LOVE Books Day” celebrating the joy of books and reading with an all-day event. Activities included fun classroom reading with guest readers and author Skype chats, book making, reading buddies and a visit to the Dr. Seuss mural reading area. Students had the opportunity to participate in a book swap where … Read More

We LOVE Books Day at ASPV Primary

john lundFaculty & Staff, Preschool, Primary, StudentsLeave a Comment

On Friday, October 10, ASPV’s primary school held “We LOVE Books Day” celebrating the joy of books and reading with an all-day event. Activities included fun classroom reading with guest readers and author Skype chats, book making, reading buddies and a visit to the Dr. Seuss mural reading area. Students had the opportunity to participate in a book swap where … Read More

Author Natasha Wing Visits 2nd Grade via Skype

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On Friday, October 3 author Natasha Wing visited ASPV’s second grade class via Skype, from her home in the United States. Mrs. Wing has written many children’s books including the popular “The Night Before” series. During her Skype call with students the author spoke to them about how and why she became an author. She then read to the class … Read More

Author Natasha Wing Visits 2nd Grade via Skype

egarciaPrimary, StudentsLeave a Comment

On Friday, October 3 author Natasha Wing visited ASPV’s second grade class via Skype, from her home in the United States. Mrs. Wing has written many children’s books including the popular “The Night Before” series. During her Skype call with students the author spoke to them about how and why she became an author. She then read to the class … Read More

Fourth & Fifth Graders use the Scientific Method in Lab

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Science students are reviewing and practicing the steps of the scientific method. Students in fourth and fifth grades completed their first science lab of the school year; Saving Sam. Students were responsible for rescuing Sam (a gummy worm) whose boat (a plastic cup) capsized in the ocean. Students were required to work as a team using only paperclips to put … Read More

Fourth & Fifth Graders use the Scientific Method in Lab

egarciaPrimary, Science, StudentsLeave a Comment

Science students are reviewing and practicing the steps of the scientific method. Students in fourth and fifth grades completed their first science lab of the school year; Saving Sam. Students were responsible for rescuing Sam (a gummy worm) whose boat (a plastic cup) capsized in the ocean. Students were required to work as a team using only paperclips to put … Read More

“El Grito” at ASPV

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The Mexican spirit, colors and sounds were present and felt at the American School of Puerto Vallarta as the Mexican Independence celebrations got underway. The primary school held it’s annual “dieciséis” celebration with a more than spectacular program. Festivities included the color guard honoring the Mexican flag, singing of the Mexican anthem, a reenactment of “el grito” by students, live … Read More

“El Grito” at ASPV

egarciaArt & Music, Faculty & Staff, Preschool, Primary, StudentsLeave a Comment

The Mexican spirit, colors and sounds were present and felt at the American School of Puerto Vallarta as the Mexican Independence celebrations got underway. The primary school held it’s annual “dieciséis” celebration with a more than spectacular program. Festivities included the color guard honoring the Mexican flag, singing of the Mexican anthem, a reenactment of “el grito” by students, live … Read More

Welcome staff!

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We would like to welcome all staff members to our beautiful campus and the new 2014-15 school year. We are excited to get going with new and renewed goals. Tomorrow is the first day of school, wishing everybody a great school year!!