The Depew Union-Free School District will hold a literacy event and also highlight successes in meeting the Common Core learning standards when it hosts an event from 6 to 8 p.m. March 20 at Depew High School, 5201 Transit Road.
The districtwide event will showcase student work from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade and will be held in auditorium. A student from each grade will read a piece that he or she wrote.
Afterward, demonstrations, presentations, displays and refreshments will be available throughout the building.
Younger children will have the opportunity to have pictures taken with Clifford, the Big Red Dog. Books and other prizes will be awarded.
For more information, call the district office at 686-5104.
Also this week:
• The Depew Village Board meets at 6 p.m. Monday in a work session, followed by a 7 p.m. regular session at the Municipal Building, 85 Manitou St.
• The Depew School Board meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, in the cafeteria of the Depew High School, 5201 Transit Road.
(A previous version of this notice listed the wrong day for the school board meeting.)