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From The Principal

Our Fun Run will be held on October 11, 2016. This is going to be an exciting event for your child! If our Fun Run is a success, we are hoping to replace some of our playground structures. We had a kick off assembly to get the kids pumped up and get them informed so that we can get the most support for the school! To register, visit: and set up your child’s secure profile.

For more information on this topic and many more,
check out the October Newsletter:

October newsletter 2016 .pdf

The mission of Flickinger Elementary School is to provide a caring, academic environment that empowers students to become responsible citizens and lifelong learners.


Classroom celebrations will be in the morning on Monday, October 31, 2016. We will encourage students to come to school dressed-up. The parade starts at approximately 10:00 am. Individual classroom activities will follow the parade. October 31th is a 1/2 day for elementary students and dismissal is at 11:29 am.
Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district. Student achievement in the district outpaces all county, state and national averages.
The district's graduation rate is 12 points higher than the state average and students and staff are regularly honored for excellence.
For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link