Having a field day


At a Field Day wrapping up the school year Wednesday, Holmes Elementary School children line up to toss a rubber chicken and a couple other items with the goal of landing them inside a plastic ring.

At a Field Day wrapping up the school year Wednesday, Holmes Elementary School children line up to toss a rubber chicken and a couple other items with the goal of landing them inside a plastic ring.


Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Students in Amanda McFadden’s class had fun with playing limbo at the Field Day. The aim is to walk under the limbo stick without touching hands or knees to the ground. The limbo stick is positioned progressively lower as the game proceeds.


Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Holmes’ fifth-grader Shannon Clevenger tries her hand — or foot rather — at punting a football.


Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Wilmington City Schools bus driver Dori Ann Allen, center walking, brought a couple horses this week to Holmes Elementary School to let students take a ride. The treat was in connection with students’ bus behavior. Riding the front horse is fifth-grader Shelbie Armstrong and on the back horse is kindergartner Marshawn Shaw. Leading his horse and partly visible is Lynn Stanley.


Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

At a Field Day wrapping up the school year Wednesday, Holmes Elementary School children line up to toss a rubber chicken and a couple other items with the goal of landing them inside a plastic ring.

Students in Amanda McFadden’s class had fun with playing limbo at the Field Day. The aim is to walk under the limbo stick without touching hands or knees to the ground. The limbo stick is positioned progressively lower as the game proceeds.

Holmes’ fifth-grader Shannon Clevenger tries her hand — or foot rather — at punting a football.

Wilmington City Schools bus driver Dori Ann Allen, center walking, brought a couple horses this week to Holmes Elementary School to let students take a ride. The treat was in connection with students’ bus behavior. Riding the front horse is fifth-grader Shelbie Armstrong and on the back horse is kindergartner Marshawn Shaw. Leading his horse and partly visible is Lynn Stanley.

At a Field Day wrapping up the school year Wednesday, Holmes Elementary School children line up to toss a rubber chicken and a couple other items with the goal of landing them inside a plastic ring.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/05/web1_DSC_0252.jpgAt a Field Day wrapping up the school year Wednesday, Holmes Elementary School children line up to toss a rubber chicken and a couple other items with the goal of landing them inside a plastic ring. Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Students in Amanda McFadden’s class had fun with playing limbo at the Field Day. The aim is to walk under the limbo stick without touching hands or knees to the ground. The limbo stick is positioned progressively lower as the game proceeds.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/05/web1_DSC_0243.jpgStudents in Amanda McFadden’s class had fun with playing limbo at the Field Day. The aim is to walk under the limbo stick without touching hands or knees to the ground. The limbo stick is positioned progressively lower as the game proceeds. Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Holmes’ fifth-grader Shannon Clevenger tries her hand — or foot rather — at punting a football.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/05/web1_DSC_0246.jpgHolmes’ fifth-grader Shannon Clevenger tries her hand — or foot rather — at punting a football. Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Wilmington City Schools bus driver Dori Ann Allen, center walking, brought a couple horses this week to Holmes Elementary School to let students take a ride. The treat was in connection with students’ bus behavior. Riding the front horse is fifth-grader Shelbie Armstrong and on the back horse is kindergartner Marshawn Shaw. Leading his horse and partly visible is Lynn Stanley.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/05/web1_DSC_0188.jpgWilmington City Schools bus driver Dori Ann Allen, center walking, brought a couple horses this week to Holmes Elementary School to let students take a ride. The treat was in connection with students’ bus behavior. Riding the front horse is fifth-grader Shelbie Armstrong and on the back horse is kindergartner Marshawn Shaw. Leading his horse and partly visible is Lynn Stanley. Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

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