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Nature Kids Events

Nature Kids logo

Blue Mountain Land Trust​ releases elementary Nature Kids event schedule. Nature Kids is an educational series dedicated to encouraging children to explore, play, learn about and take action for nature. Learn more and register here: https://bmlt.org/nature-kids. Contact Lauren Platman with any questions at laurenatbmlt.org or 509-525-3136.


  • Saturday, June 30 – Bioblitz
  • Tuesday, July 17 - Nature Kids: Water Investigators
  • Tuesday, August 7 - Nature Kids: Environmental Fair
  • Saturday, September 29 - Nature Kids: STEM in Nature
  • Saturday, October 27 - Nature Kids: Go Batty
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Summer Lunch Program

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Athena-Weston School District is proud to announce their Summer Lunch Program! Kick-Off Day - Monday, June 11, 2018! Download this information as a flyer (PDF)

  • Dates: Monday-Friday, June 11 to August 24 (closed Wednesday, July 4)
  • Time: 12pm-12:30pm
  • Locations: Athena City Park and Weston City Park
  • Cost: FREE for children and teens ages 1-18

(Must be present to receive lunch and lunch must be eaten in service area)

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The Sound of Fiddles

Fiddler Kelly Thibodeaux plays for students

Athena Elementary Students will learn from fiddler Kelly Thibodeaux this week. Kelly is a professional fiddler from Louisiana with more than 35 years playing the violin. He will be instructing elementary students all week. His specialty is teaching basic skills in a short period of time. Each classroom will have a recital on Friday to demonstrate their new musical skills. Parents will receive notification when those recital times will be.

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Dr. Seuss Day

We had fun with Dr. Seuss and dressing up at Athena Elementary for Dr. Seuss Day!

Dr. Seuss Day

Dr. Seuss Day


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Winter Clothing

clipart children wearing winter clothing

Winter snow and freezing temperatures have arrived. We have many children coming to school without boots, gloves, hats, coats and socks. We support opportunities to play outside and all students need to have warm clothing every day. Please make sure your children have proper clothing as they leave for school each day.

If your family is need of assistance with winter clothing, please let the office know.

If you are able to donate gloves, coats, hats, boots or socks, we have students who could use your support.

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