Picture: Christina Wickersham and Fletcher Larkin work on an Art Project in Mrs. Edward's Art class.
Picture: PreK students enjoy their field trip to the YMCA. Pictured are John Michael Jimenez (front), Rodney Harper (middle) and (l-r back) Wes Gray, Ethan McDonald, Eli Majors, and Kylan Daniels.
This week Mrs. Becton and Mrs. Gean's Kindergarten classes learned about the human body. They even got to take a field trip to the Palestine YMCA. They got to play around and do lots of exercises for different muscles.
Last week Slocum had a Valentines Day dance in there cafeteria set up by the Slocum BETA club to help raise money. It was a great success and everyone had a great time!
The Slocum basketball teams finished up district and are getting straight into the playoffs. Both teams finished second in their district. The Slocum Lady Mustangs played and beat Brookeland for there first playoff game on Tuesday. They play Teneha on Friday at Nacogdoches as they continue to fight their way through the playoffs. The boys team has a warm-up playoff game Saturday against Liberty Eylau at UT Tyler, and then start playoffs Tuesday against Zavalla at Angelina College.
The Slocum baseball and softball teams are also getting there seasons started. The Lady Mustangs are competing in the Elkhart softball tournament this week. Also, the boys play in Grapeland on Friday.