Our mission: Walter G. Schneckenburger Elementary School and community partners will provide the learning environment necessary for all students to achieve academic excellence and utilize critical thinking skills to become lifelong learners.

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2015 2016 SUPPLY LIST

DON’T FORGET TO GET YOUR SUPPLIES!!!! http://schneckenburger.jpschools.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/147/2015/05/Supply_List-2-20152016-corrected.pdf

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The Buddy Bench

K-Kids raised money this school year to purchase a “Buddy Bench” for our playground.   A buddy bench is more than just a playground decoration.  Designating such a bench is a helpful way for schools to facilitate “Peer Support” among students.  Peer support is a critical factor in combating school bullying.  The “Buddy Bench” was created […]

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Inspiration Equation

  Students of W. G. Schneckenburger Elementary were treated to a very special guest speaker. Zoe McLellan who plays Agent Meredith Brody on NCIS New Orleans spoke to the students about dreams coming true.  Using her Inspiration Equation: What quality describes you and be that. What is something you like to do and do it. […]


2015-2016 Teacher of the Year

    Karen Balamane, who teaches kindergarten, was named Schneckenburger’s 2015-16 Teacher of the Year. She was also voted Teacher of the Year in 2003. Mrs. Balamane received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Northern Arizona University and is certified to teach grades K-8.  She met her husband while attending the University of […]

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2015 Support Staff Employee of the Year

Ms. Carla McClain was voted Support Staff Employee of the Year for the 2014-2015 school year. This is the second time she has received this honor. She works as a cafeteria employee at Schneckenburger Elementary and enjoys her job of preparing breakfast and lunch for the students. During her 21 years at Schneckenburger, Ms. Carla […]

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