St. Mary's School is a Christ-Centered School where all enter to learn and exit to serve.

Welcome to Mrs. Buysse's 3rd & 4th Grade Class!

Ashley Buysse

Welcome to our 3rd/4th Grade Class!  Here you will find pictures, expectations, curriculum, upcoming events and important notes! Please check back often for updates!  This is going to be a great year!!


Daily Schedule 2016-2017

8:05-8:15 Opening in Gym
8:15 – 8:30 Attend/Prayer/Pledge
8:30-9:10 Language Arts/AR
9:10-9:15 Bathroom Break
9:15-10:00 Language Arts/AR
10:00-11:00 Math/Khan Academy
11:00-11:30 Religion / Art (F)
11:30-12:30 Lunch/Recess
12:30-12:45 Bathroom Break
12:45-1:15 Science (M,TH) PE (T,W,F)
1:15-1:45 Music (M,TH), Spelling (T,W,F)
1:50-2:20 Tech (M,TH), Science (T,W,F)
2:20-2:45 Handwriting/Study Hall
2:45-3:00 Prayer, Pack-up, Dismiss

Thursday Library 10:00
Friday Mass 8:30


Any unfinished work will be sent home for homework.  Unfinished work will be noted in the planner.  If a student does not have his/her homework completed the next day, they will be in for recess to complete the work.  Students should complete at least 20 minutes of reading each night!
Student planners are checked each day for a signature.  Students are expected to have a parent/guardian sign their planner to ensure homework has been completed and returned to school. Rewards are given on Monday for a signature for each day of the previous week!


Upcoming Events:

April 10th: 12:00 Southwest Minnesota Orchestra, Marshall (3rd-6th grades)

April 13th: Alleluia party at 1:30

April 26th: Quarter 4 Midterm

April 27th: Grandparents Day

May 7th: AIMS Testing

May 20th: School Potluck at 5:30

May 23rd: 6th Grade Graduation

May 24th: Last Day of School

Classroom Notes

  • Multiplication facts should be practiced every night! Repetition will help with memorization! If you are unable to find fact cards, please let me know! 

  • Please make sure your child is dressed appropriately for the weather!