October Students of the Month

  
Positive Behavior Support encourages students to be the best that they can be. This seventh grade music appreciation class scored...
The "A" day class won!

  
On Wednesday, Flint Community Schools led by Superintendent Bilal Tawwab was honored to welcome President Obama to Northwestern...
I`ve got your back!

  
Principal Gretchen Shafer is proud to announce the formation of a new group at Potter, "Men Sharpening Men." Music teacher Dennis...
We`re stylin` now!

  
Students from the University of Michigan - Flint's School of Management raised $686 to purchase school supplies for third graders...
Go Blue!

  
Family involvement in the educational process is critical to academic success. Potter School, Principal Gretchen Shafer, and...
Choir is fun!

  
In colloboration with the Flint Public Library, vocalist Glen Holcomb and Flint Community School Board President Harold Woodson,...
Listen to me, I`m a soloist on stage!

  
Schools across the nation celebrate READING during the month of March. This year, special guests included University of Michigan-Flint...
I love reading month!

  
Rob Gottfried is ROB THE DRUMMER, who has appeared on Sesame Street, The Fox Network, MTV, The Nickelodeon Network, Entertainment...
Look at me mom, I rocked the house!

  
The seventh graders at Potter school participated in a presentation from theCranbrook Institute of Science.  As a natural...
My hair is standing up!

  
The entire student body at Potter school visited theCranbrook Institute of Science.  As a natural history and science museum,...
This place is so cool!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
Look mom, we finally made it!

  
The celebrated Community Education concept that put the Flint School District on the national stage is making a local resurgence...
Potter Pride!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
Look mom, I made it!

  
Potter students participated in the "Walk to School Day", which is celebrated each October.  Our school recently received...
A Great Way To Start Our Day!

  
The first few weeks of school bring new experiences.  Students meet new teachers and classmates, become familiar with the...
Potter bus stops are the coolest!

  
We're off to a great start at Potter Elementary School.  
Potter Panthers are great!

  
New and returning students and parents attended the Open House at Potter on August 31st. They were greeted by the principal and...
Wow, this was cool.  We can't wait for school to start.

  
Kudos to 6th grader Juan Littlejohn, his parents and teacher Tom Lafferty! During the 2nd half of the school year, Juan reached...
I can`t believe it!

  
Family, friends, and community leaders joined the staff and students of Potter Elementary School on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 for...
We dedicate this day to Nikko Germani.

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
This is so cool!

  
Field Day 2015 was a huge success.  Students enjoyed a day of outdoor activities that included jump rope, hula hoops, tug...
This was the best day ever!

  
The local television news cameras were rolling as Potter Elementary hosted an Open House on Monday, June 1, 2015 as a part of...
This school looks like fun!

  
Nearly thirty sixth grade students at Potter participated in the annual Mackinac Island Celebration Trip. Shepler's Ferry...
We are finally here!

  
Positive Behavior Support encourages students to be the best that they can be. Principal Gretchen Shafer and Dennis Freeman wish...
These burgers are great!

  
The opportunity to learn about the arts and to perform as artists is an essential part of a well-rounded curriculum and complete...
Potter band students rocked the house!

  
Potter Elementary salutes its Young Authors! Mrs. Redmond's and Mr. Lafferty's fifth and sixth grade students researched their...
This was so much fun!

  
The Fifth and Sixth graders at Potter school visited the Cranbrook Institute of Science.  As a natural history and science...
We love Cranbrook Museum!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
Look mom, I made it!

  
Potter Elementary School, in partnership with the Flint Youth Theatre, is building lasting memories by introducing the young...
We think the theatre is so cool!

  
The tradition continues! For the past 12 years, elementary students from the Flint Community Schools have been invited to tour...
Go Green, Go White

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
This is the best day ever!

  
Science projects are a great example of hands-on learning. More than one hundred students at Potter  participated in the...
Science Fair is so cool!

  
Kudos to 6th grader Joe Maziarz and his teacher Tom Lafferty! So far this school year, Joe has read more than ONE MILLION words....
I finally made it!

  
The first graders at Potter school visited the Cranbrook Institute of Science.  As a natural history and science museum,...
Wow, this is neat!

  
Kudos to Principal Gretchen Shafer and the team at Potter Elementary School for receiving approximately $234,000 of Safe Routes...
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Kudos to 6th grader Damien Shirah and his teacher Tom Lafferty! So far this school year, Damien has read more than ONE MILLION...
How cool is this?

  
Potter hosted a Family Science Night, an engaging and exciting after school opportunity for students and parents to investigate...
Look at this mom!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
This is so cool!

  
The students at Potter School celebrated Black History month with a musical program to honor the heritage and contribution of...
Wow, we had a blast!

  
Interim Superintendent Larry Watkins, Congressman Dan Kildee, and the leaders of Youth Quest were at Potter Elementary School...
Youth Quest is cool!

  
The first graders at Potter toured the galleries at the Flint Institute of Arts. Our guide helped us discover patterns in art....
The Flint Institute of Arts was fun!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
This is the best day ever!

  
Potter Elementary School, in partnership with the Flint Youth Theatre, is building lasting memories by introducing the young...
This is so much fun!

  
Promethean boards improve learning productivity by developing, integrating and implementing innovative 21st century learning...
What a cool way to learn!

  
Potter is proud of its enduring partnership with the Flint Institute of Arts, and the enrichment activities that it provides...
I love art!

  
Kudos to 6th grader Juan Littlejohn and his teacher Tom Lafferty! During the 1st half of the school year, Juan has read more...
Reading is cool!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
I love Potter parties.

  
A standing room only audience enjoyed the festivities at the Holiday Program. All of us at Potter wish you a Happy...
I love the holidays at Potter.

  

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
I`m so proud of myself.

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. "Thrilling Thursdays and Fun...
We love Fun Fridays!

  
The second grade students from Mrs. Vansteenburg's, Mrs. Monroe's, and Mrs. Ludwig's classes recently visited the Sloan/Longway...
Science is so much fun!

  
Bulletin boards displaying student work contribute to the culture of achievement at Potter. They recognize excellence in the...
Students love displaying their work in the hallway!

  
Second, fifth, and sixth grade students in Mrs. Christian's Science Lab learned how the tilt of the earth on its axis affects...
Fall is a wonderful season at Potter!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
Look mom, it's me!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. "Thrilling Thursdays and Fun...
This is just the best fun ever!

  
Potter students participated in the "Walk to School Day", which is celebrated each October.  Our school recently applied...
A great way to start our day!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
Look mom, I made it!

  
We're off to a great start at Potter Elementary School.  
It's good to be back at school!

  
New and returning students and parents attended the Open House at Potter on August 14th. They were greeted by the principal and...
I can`t wait for school to start!

  
Field Day 2014 was a huge success.  Students enjoyed a day of outdoor activities that included jump rope, hula hoops, tug...
Best field day ever!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
My parents are going to be so proud!

  
Nearly thirty sixth grade students at Potter participated in the annual Mackinac Island Celebration Trip. Shepler's Ferry transported...
This is the best trip EVER!

  
The sixth grade students at Potter School have been studying the frog, it's environment, ecosystem, life cycle, and body system....
I love science at Potter School!

  
The fifth grade students in Mrs. Christian's science class at Potter have been learning about body systems. As a culminating...
I love science!

  
Positive Behavior Support encourages students to be the best that they can be. Principal Gretchen Shafer and teacher/chaperone...
This is the best lunch ever!

  
Box City is an interdisciplinary experience in community planning for elementary students funded by the Ruth Mott Foundation....
Box City Club was the coolest!

  
The fifth and sixth grade students at Potter have been learning about body systems, food chains, and ecosystems.  This week,...
This is really cool!

  
Potter students had the opportunity to have a Ton of Fun while learning about the importance of exercise.  The CrimFit Fun...
The Fun Run was way cool!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
This is the life!

  
The tradition continues! For the past 11 years, elementary students from the Flint Community Schools have been invited to tour...
Go Green, Go White!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
I finally made it!

  
Jeanne Ballard, a trainer from the Department of Human Services, visited Potter to talk to some of our students about their plans...
My first interview.  I`m famous!

  
Regular attendance is a critical component of school success.  DHS sponsored a pizza party today for Mrs. Green's third...
I love being in school everyday!

  
Instrumental opportunites in the Flint Schools begin with small group instruction at the elementary level and are expanded during...
Our band & orchestra is cool!

  
The second graders at Potter watched "Jack and the Beanstalk" come to life on stage at the Flint Youth Theatre today.  The...
This is going to be great!

  
Fifth and sixth graders at Potter have been learning about Blue Birds and their environment.  Under the direction of Mrs....
This was a great way to learn!

  
Schools across the nation celebrate READING during the month of March. This year, the theme at Potter Elementary was "Hot Reads." ...
Reading is fun with the Police Chief.

  
Assessments provide teachers with valuable information about what students know, and what should be done to improve student learning....

  
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Science projects are a great example of hands-on learning. More than one hundred students at Potter  participated in the...
I`m so proud of my project!

  
Potter's "Odyssey Of The Mind" Club took second place in the regionals.  These Potter students will be participating at...
This after school club is awesome!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
Look mom and dad, I made it!

  
The students at Potter School celebrated Black History month with a musical program to honor the heritage and contribution of...
Keep Your Eyes On The Prize!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
Look mom, I made it!

  
The first graders at Potter watched 'Go, Dog. Go!' come to life on stage at the Flint Youth Theatre today.  The play based...
This was the greatest play ever!

  
Eight students competed in Potter’s Spelling Bee last fall for the opportunity to represent Potter School at the district...
We're proud to represent Potter School.

  
The second graders from Potter Community School made dog chews for the Humane Society.  Helping others by volunteering in...
I love being in the second grade at Potter.

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be. The Student of the Month program...
I'm so proud of myself!

  
The theme of this year's Holiday program at Potter was "Better Late Than Never."  After school was cancelled for an ice...
This was a lot of fun!

  
Put all your magazines, catalogs, newspapers, old mail, office and schools papers in the Green and Yellow Paper Retriever bin...
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Potter's sixth grade class president, Jacques Green along with fifth graders, Skia Moore, Emilee Dyer, Paige Brown and Bryanna...
My parents are so proud of me!

  
  Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be.  The Student of...
I'm the first Student of the Month in my class!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be.  The Student of the Month...
Look at me, I'm Student of the Month!

  
The fifth grade students from Potter School visited the Sloan/Longway Planetarium on Monday, November 25.  At the Sloan...
This "goo" is really cool!

  
The sixth graders at Potter School learned about video production from their music teacher Mr. Freeman and created their first...
Making music videos is fun!

  
The second grade students at Potter Elementary School visited the Flint Youth Theatre on Friday, November 22 to see "Jigsaw Jones."Theodore...
This play was awesome!

  
The fifth and sixth grade students at Potter celebrated Halloween by participating in a "spooky" science experiment.  They...
Best Halloween Science Experiment Ever!

  
The Potter Panthers football team participated in the Atwood Stadium Finals today.  After a long and strenuous game, they...
Atwood Stadium is nicknamed "The Little House"

  
The fifth and sixth grade students at Potter celebrated Halloween by participating in a "spooky" science experiment.  They...
Best Halloween Science Experiment Ever!

  
The fifth and sixth grade students at Potter School were invited to participate in a tap dance festival that explores the historical...
              Hey World, Look at us!

  
The first grade students at Potter visited the Montrose Orchards. The kids learned about the cider press, enjoyed cider with...
     Potter School friends are the best!

  
Positive Behavior Support is an effective way to encourage students to be the best they can be.  The Student of the Month...
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The second grade students at Potter participated in a field trip to the Flint Institute of Arts. They learned about Community,...
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Promethean boards improve learning productivity by developing, integrating and implementing innovative 21st century learning...
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  The students in the Flint Community Schools are being challenged to EXPECT MORE and ACHIEVE MORE.  This video...
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The fifth and sixth graders at Potter have been learning about Levee's and strong structures.  The students created Levee's...
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Potter is pleased to welcome a large number of new students to our building this year.  The names of all the students who...
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Our Open House took place on August 28th. Over two hundred students and parents attended.      Click...
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