Angell Elementary

Ann Arbor Public Schools

Angell Office 734-994-1907

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    Wednesday, October 24th ~ Early release day for students 

    Friday, October 26th, 6-8 PM ~ School Dance

    Wednesday, October 31st, 2:30 PM ~ Halloween Parade 

    Monday, November 5th ~ Walkathon

    Tuesday, November 6th ~ No School ~ Election Day 

    Wednesday, November 7th ~ Third and Fourth Grades to UMS 

    Wednesday, November 21st - Friday, November 23rd ~ No School, Thanksgiving Break 

    Monday, December 24th - January, 4th ~ No School, Winter Break 

    Monday, January 7th ~ School Resumes 

    Monday, January 21st ~ No School, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Wednesday, January 30th ~ Early release for students 




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    Angell Elementary School was featured in the latest issue of Concentrate Magazine.
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    Check out the article here.
     The Angell School Dance will be held on Friday, October 26th from 6-8 PM. 
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    The dance theme is Halloween, so dress in your favorite Halloween costume!

    • Important Note: all children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian and supervised during the dance. Angell students, alumni, friends, and whole families are welcome.
    • Concessions will be available for purchase at the dance (pizza, candy, drinks, etc.). The PTO will be selling finger lights and glow sticks for purchase at the dance as well. Bring cash for purchases.
    The Halloween Parade will be held on Wednesday, October 31st at 2:30 PM.  
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    Click here to find out the bus route information from Durham Transportation Company. 

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    Angell International Night
    Each spring, Angell School hosts an International Night. View the Parade of Nations photos, courtesy of Angell parent, Marcin Szczepanski /
    David Zinn Residency  
    Students at Angell worked with local artist, David Zinn, in May. Check out the fun: 
     Angell School Talent Show
    Each winter, the Angell PTO sponors a Talent Show. See pictures of our talented Eagles:  

     Did you know?
    Angell Elementary School is one of the oldest elementary schools in Ann Arbor.
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    The school was built at a cost of $280,000, including the site.  The school was originally called South University Elementary School." South University Elementary" became "Angell Elementary School" in honor of James B. Angell during the 1920s.
     Angell was the longest serving president of the University of Michigan, from 1871-1909.  
    Forrest G. Averill was the first principal of the school.  
    The school was initially opened as a combination elementary and junior high school, serving students in grades K-8. The enrollment area of the school was expanded in 1974 to include the University of Michigan family and graduate housing near the North Campus. The first major renovation occurred under the direction of Elizabeth B. Michael in 1976. Two classrooms were added in 2007. 
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    Angell School received a Blue Ribbon award in 2015. 
     Check out the celebration here.