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Top Readers go to Six Flags

May 15, 2017

On Friday, May 12th , students from the 5th and 6th grade along with their teachers went to Six Flags. The students earned the trip by being the top AR Readers in their class. The Accelerated Reader program is a computerized program . . . read more

FISD Pre-K Registration

Thursday, April 27th

April 23, 2017

Pre-K Registration 2017-2018 School Year Thursday, April 27 th 3: 00pm – 6: 00pm @ A.B. Duncan Elementary   OR   call . . . read more

Breakfast with Dad at A.B. Duncan

March 26, 2017

A.B. Duncan introduced a new event this year to continue parent engagement and build on parent-teacher partnerships.  Dads of A. B. Duncan were invited to come and have breakfast with their child on Thursday, March 23 rd .  . . . read more

All Things Dr. Seuss at A.B. Duncan

March 6, 2017

A.B. Duncan Elementary celebrated all things Dr. Seuss February 27th through March 3rd.  March 2nd, Dr. Seuss’ birthday, is traditionally known throughout the country as READ ACROSS AMERICA day.  For the past two years . . . read more

Masons Provide Support for FISD Students

March 5, 2017

A.B. Duncan Elementary received two programs from the Masonic Home and School of Texas that will encourage reading and good dental hygiene.  Students are eager to begin the reading program and were excited to receive their dental . . . read more

Accelerated Reader Reward Trip

January 12, 2017

Students at A.B. Duncan who met the Accelerated Reader Goal for the semester were rewarded with a fun trip to Lubbock. 2nd and 3rd graders went to McDonald’s for breakfast and then to see the movie Sing. 4th, 5th and 6th graders . . . read more

3rd Grade Ag Tour

October 19, 2016

The 3rd grade class attended an Ag Tour at the Unity Center on Wednesday, October 19th. The students were able to watch a mini cotton gin run and learn about cotton.  Crop and livestock booths with education on our local . . . read more

Character Counts Pep Rally at A.B. Duncan


October 6, 2016

A.B. Duncan’s first Character Counts Pep Rally of the 2016-2017 school year was a success.  Lots of recognition and prizes were given to students who have shown good character during the first 6 weeks of school.  Those who . . . read more

Muffins with Mom

A.B. Duncan welcomes moms for breakfast and a walk-through.

September 21, 2016

Muffins with Mom for Pre-K - 6th grade was a success. Moms were able to come to school and have breakfast with their kids then go on a walk-through of the classrooms. A.B. Duncan is excited about creating parent/teacher relationships and . . . read more

A. B. Duncan Elementary Book Fair

September 26th - 30th

September 20, 2016

A.B. Duncan Elementary Book Fair! ~September 26th - 29th, 8am - 6:30pm. ~September 30th , 8am - Noon. All purchases benefit our school and our students!! read more

Muffins with Mom at Duncan

September 22nd & 23rd

September 20, 2016

Muffins with Mom Because of our goal this year to create parent-teacher partnerships, we are introducing a new initiative to continue to engage parents, particularly moms this time.  We are announcing Muffins with . . . read more

Character Counts at A.B. Duncan


September 18, 2016

Students at Duncan had Character Counts Lessons last week with Mrs. Kellison and Mrs. Hodges. Character Counts is a program that teaches and encourages students to use good character with everyone they come in contact with. Mrs. Kellison . . . read more

A. B. Duncan Elementary - Meet the Teacher

Informational Session

August 20, 2016

The link below will take you to the Informational Session for A.B. Duncan Elementary.  Please take a moment to watch if you missed Meet the Teacher Night. A.B. Duncan Informational Session   read more


If you plan on taking your child from the Pep Rally...

August 20, 2016

Regarding the All-School Pep Rallies for this year... If you plan on taking your child from the High School after the Pep Rally you will have to check your child out from Duncan before the Pep Rally. Please do this by 2:15pm. You will . . . read more

Meet the Teacher Nights @ A.B. Duncan

July 25, 2016

Meet the Teacher Nights – August 16 th and 18th   In order to share information and start to create parent-teacher partnerships we have decided to change our traditional Meet the Teacher night. . . . read more

1st Grade Service Project

"Penny Bomb"

May 25, 2016

The 1 st grade class did a service project called a “Penny Bomb” that involved each grade level bringing money to support a family in need.  There are two students attending A.B. Duncan Elementary who have a little sister . . . read more

Tomorrow's Leader

4th graders with promising futures.

May 24, 2016

A. B. Duncan Elementary was invited to participate in the 2016 Tomorrow’s Leaders program.  It is a tribute to the outstanding students in Plainview and surrounding school districts.  This award is given to 4 th grade . . . read more

"Itty Bitty City"

Financial education for 1st and 2nd graders!!!

May 23, 2016

Second graders have been studying financial literacy in math for the past few weeks.  Ms. Walton organized a project  called, "Itty Bitty City."  The second graders have been earning money by creating goods to sell . . . read more

AR Trip to Six Flags

5th and 6th grade students rewarded for their hard work.

May 15, 2016

On Friday, May 13th, students from the 5th and 6th grade along with their teachers went to Six Flags. The students earned the trip by being the top 5 AR Readers in their class. The Accelerated Reader program is a computerized program that . . . read more

Pre-K Registration

2016-2017 School Year

May 10, 2016

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A.B. Duncan Art Show

Thanks to Mrs. Pace for the fun evening!

May 4, 2016

A.B. Duncan held an Art Show on Tuesday, May 3rd.  Thank you to Mrs. Pace for her hard work to make this fun event possible.  The students were able to take their families around the building to see many of their art . . . read more

A.B. Duncan Walks Across Texas

Teaching students to be more health conscious.

May 1, 2016

Walk Across Texas is an 8-week program that helps people of all ages support one another to establish the habit of regular physical activity.  A partnership between Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Floyd County and A. B. . . . read more

Character Counts @ Duncan


April 18, 2016

Duncan held the 5 th Character Counts Pep Rally of the year on Friday, April 15 th .   The students learned about Caring this six weeks.  A student from each grade carries the six Banners of Character.   Kyra . . . read more

6th Grade Service Project

New books made and donated to the Pre-K class.

April 10, 2016

6th graders at FISD put smiles on some little faces last week. They made books as a service project. First they composed stories and pictures, then had them printed and bound. Then on Friday of last week they gathered in the cafeteria with . . . read more

Truffula Trees in Pre-K

Students plant flowers inspired by "The Lorax".

March 30, 2016

If you have read The Lorax by Dr. Seuss then you know what a Truffula Tree is. Mrs. Giesecke helped the Pre-K class plant their very own Truffula Trees. After reading this Dr. Seuss book to the students, Mrs. Giesecke helped them plant . . . read more

Breakfast for Lunch at A.B. Duncan

Many thanks to the Duncan Cafeteria Staff for making this happen.

March 20, 2016

Duncan students had "Breakfast for Lunch" to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday on March 11th. The kids were so excited!!   Dr. Seuss would be 112 this year and while he is no longer with us, his legacy lives on in the . . . read more

Interesting Art at Duncan

Andy Warhol inspired art created by the 4th grade class.

March 9, 2016

The 4 th graders at Duncan have created a pretty interesting piece of art in Mrs. Pace’s class.  Everyone loves the colorful addition to the hallway.  The students learned about Andy Warhol who invented Pop Art.  They . . . read more

Character Counts Pep Rally

Friday, February 26th

February 28, 2016

Duncan held the 4th Character Counts Pep Rally of the year on Friday, February 26th.  The students learned about Fairness this six weeks.  One student from each grade carried a banner that represents the 6 Pillars of . . . read more

Block Fest @ Duncan Elementary

Students and their parents learn the value of blocks.

January 19, 2016

Pre-K through 2 nd grade students got to have some educational fun with their parents last week.  Block Fest is a family interactive event that uses five stations, each with a different set of blocks, to introduce children ages 8 . . . read more

Character Counts Pep Rally @ Duncan

Working hard, having fun and learning about Responsibility.

January 18, 2016

Duncan held the 3 nd Character Counts Pep Rally of the year on Friday, January, 15th.  The students learned about Responsibility this six weeks.  One student from each grade carried the banners that represent the pillars of . . . read more

Christmas Fun at the BeeHive

4th graders bringing joy and cheer to the residents.

December 15, 2015

The 4th grade students traveled to the BeeHive to share some Christmas fun on December 17th.  Residents at the BeeHive were given Christmas cards and pieces of art work the students had specially made for them.  The students sang . . . read more

Character Counts Pep Rally

Working hard on learning what Respect means.

November 17, 2015

Duncan held the 2 nd Character Counts Pep Rally of the year on Friday, November 13 th .  One student from each grade carried the banners that represent the pillars of character.   Tiffany Perez, Adelle Ramos, Ariana Sanchez, . . . read more

Literacy Fair at A.B. Duncan Elementary

Creativity and enthusiasm make for an awesome Literacy Fair.

November 4, 2015

Duncan put on a Literacy Fair last week.  Each class in the school picked out a book and then created a project based on the book.  The project was meant to review comprehension skills on things like main character, setting, . . . read more

Popcorn and Lemonade for Veterans.

Local Veterans will get a generous donation from 5th grade students.

November 4, 2015

The 5 th Graders at A.B. Duncan did a service project to help out our local veterans.  The students made, sold, and delivered popcorn and lemonade during the school day at Duncan.  Mrs. Nutt says, “I was overwhelmed with . . . read more

Red Ribbon Week at Duncan

Encouraging our students to be drug-free!

October 30, 2015

Duncan pulled off another successful Red Ribbon Week.  Kids were able to dress accordingly during the week in pajamas, caps, Halloween costumes, etc.  Red Ribbon Week promotes drug awareness and prevention and helps to teach . . . read more

Pumpkin Field Trips

October is filled with pumpkin fun.

October 14, 2015

What better place than the Pumpkin Capital to take field trips in October?  Kindergarten and 1 st grade did just that by visiting Assiter’s Pumpkin Ranch and Pyle’s Pumpkins.  All the kids were able to take home a . . . read more

Lunchtime Fun at Duncan

Duncan students search for the winning lunch tray.

October 12, 2015

Linda Irlas is the districts Child Nutrition Supervisor she has decided to have a little fun with the students.  “I want the kids to have some fun during lunch,” says Linda.  She and the Duncan cafeteria staff are making . . . read more

Ag Day for 3rd Grade

Fun learning opportunities during this agricultural field trip.

October 11, 2015

The 3 rd graders had Ag Day at the Unity Center last week.  The students first watched a presentation given by Caprock Canyon’s Wildlife Department.  The students learned about wildlife in our area and were able to be hands . . . read more

Experimenting with Matter in Mrs. Carlson's Class

2nd graders get excited about solids, liquids, and gases.

October 5, 2015

Mrs. Carlson’s 2 nd graders spent several days experimenting with matter. They did lots of fun, hands-on projects to see the differences in solids, liquids, and gases.  In a few of the pictures the kids are pouring pop rocks into . . . read more

Showing Character at Duncan

Success at the first Character Counts Pep Rally of the year.

October 5, 2015

Duncan Elementary had their first Character Counts Pep Rally of the year.  Students study a different pillar of character each six weeks and have a pep rally to share what they have learned.  The six pillars of character are . . . read more

Book Fair Fun

Come to the A.B. Duncan Library for the fun!

September 22, 2015

A.B. Duncan will have their annual Book Fair next week.  Visit the Duncan Library Monday, September 28th through Friday, October 2nd to see what is in store for this years Book Fair.  Hours on Monday - Thursday will be 8:30am - . . . read more

Problem Solving at Duncan

Kelso the Frog talks to Pre-K and Kindergarten Students

September 16, 2015

A.B. Duncan Elementary Counselor, Amy Kellison, introduced Pre-K and Kindergarten students to Kelso the Frog.  Kelso teaches students about determining what kind of problems they are incurring and how to solve them. . . . read more

Field Trip to the Floyd County Fair

September 13, 2015

The 1st and 2nd graders at Duncan Elementary took a field trip to the Floyd County Fair last week.   Favorites in the exhibit hall were the pumpkins and art work.  The students also listened and participated in a presentation . . . read more

Leadership Pays Off

August 31, 2015

Holley Monroe spent 6 days in Washington D.C. over the summer after being chosen to attend the Jr. National Young Leaders Conference.  She was hand picked because of her leadership and good attitude.  There were over 300 5 th and 6 . . . read more

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