Parent Newsletter

Sept.13th-17th

Martin Weiss School of Leadership will be a premier school of choice serving the Oak Cliff community with pride and excellence that prepares students to lead both nationally and globally by facilitating data-driven, leadership focused, project-based instruction.

Parent please remember:

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Parents,


Join us this week in promoting higher education for your students. This is Education Go Get It Week and a flyer has been sent home with different events each day. Please review this flyer and share the importance of striving for your best and higher education.


Please join me this Friday, Sept 17th at 9am for our very 1st Virtual Coffee with the Principal. Bring your favorite mug filled with a warm morning beverage and join me to chat about the school year. Learn about our plans for success this school year, how you can be involved, and next steps to support your child's education.


As we continue to keep your student safe on campus, we ask that you ensure we have up to date contact information for you in case of an emergency. We want to ensure all students have access to an adult if an emergency should arise as well as any important calls from the district regarding the learning environment.


As always, if you have questions or concerns, please contact us at 972-749-4000 and we will do our very best to provide you with the information you need.


Sincerely,

Principal Merritt

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Virtual Coffee with the Principal

Friday, Sep. 17th, 9am

This is an online event.

Education Go Get It Week

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Masks are REQUIRED for EVERYONE!!!!!

We are asking that ALL parents provide the required face covering for your student. We have disposable masks to give for emergencies. The more effective masks are 3 ply or more or a cloth mask with a filter. Masks can be found at the following locations:


TARGET

https://www.target.com/s?sortBy=relevance&Nao=0&category=xcoz4&facetedValue=ccxb8&searchTerm=face+masks


WALMART

https://www.walmart.com/browse/clothing/kids-face-masks/5438_1432442_7366808?stores=3014%2C471%2C3432%2C7224%2C7232


AMAZON

https://www.amazon.com/s?k=face+masks+for+kids+8-12&crid=88SN3WCZ9JBD&sprefix=face+masks+fo%2Caps%2C190&ref=nb_sb_ss_ts-doa-p_4_13


https://www.amazon.com/s?k=face+masks+for+kids&ref=nb_sb_noss_2

We Need Donations of Disposable Masks

We are in great need of disposable masks for the students at Weiss. If you would like to donate a box, please drop it off in our main office. Thank you so much!!!!!!
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School Hours & Dress Code

Important Upcoming Dates

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Sept 13: Dress to Success - Students may dress as their dream professional career.


Sept 14: Future is Bright - Students may wear shades to school.


Sept 15: College Spirit Day - Students may wear a college t-shirt with uniform bottoms


Sept 16: Hats off to Higher Education - Students may wear their favorite hat to school.


Sept 17: You are a Genius - Students may wear a college shirt with jeans

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Updated Immunizations are due to the nurse.

Please submit immunization records to the nurse

on the first day of school!!!!!!

Daily Home COVID Screening for Students

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Parent Request for Counseling Services

Are you concerned about your child and need to speak with the school counselor?

Ms. Daniels can be reached at tidaniels@dallasisd.org

If after hours, please complete the google form below and I will contact you within 24 hours.

If it is an emergency, please call 911.


https://forms.gle/7nxa6xFEuutpoy8W9

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Weiss Leader in Me Program

Your child will learn about the importance of being an effective leader and finding their voice. Students will spend the first 15 minutes of the morning learning the habits of highly effective people, developing academic and personal goals, and organization with their own leadership notebook.


https://www.leaderinme.com/resources/kids-teach-the-7-habits

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The Office of Outreach at University of North Texas is excited to share with the community the Inaugural North Texas Men of Color Summit hosted by the Multicultural Center. For more information, contact Cesar Quezada at Cesar.Quezada@unt.edu .

Do you need assistance for Christmas 2021? If so , please send an email to our school counselor, Ms. Daniels tidaniels@dallasisd.org to be added to the list. Thanks
Are in need of internet at home?Our families can apply for free home internet here!

https://records.dallasisd.org/Forms/internet


https://www.dallasisd.org/freeinternet

Housing Resources

Family Enrollment

Eviction Information

Campus Rating

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We are Committed to Providing Excellent Customer Service

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