Patterson Elementary

News for Puma Parents and Families

February 1, 2020


In this Newsletter, you will find information, links, and contact information. Newsletters are sent every month over email.

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From the Principal- Ms Miller

All Day Pre-K

Conroe ISD will be expanding all current half-day prekindergarten programs to full day in the 2020-21 school year. Currently, Houser and Houston Elementary Schools are the only campuses to operate full-day prekindergarten programs. The expansion is in response to the House Bill 3 requirement that all prekindergarten programs operate as full-day programs. Registration for the 2020-21 school year will take place April 20-24. Eligibility determination and enrollment will take place at the elementary school to which the student is zoned. Please visit for more information.

Please tell friends and neighbors to be on the look out for the Early Childhood Fair on April 18, 2020 at Wilkinson Elementary. Parents can register their 4 year olds with district personnel, tour a typical PK class, and play games with their kids, carnival style, to get them excited about coming to school.

Lost and Found

Please have your child check the Lost and Found by February 7. If items are not picked up by then, they will given to a local charity.

Take some time to write the name of your child in their outer garments taken to school so we can return them to their owner.

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From the Counselor - Ms Taylor "Random Acts of Kindness"

Random Acts of Kindness Week is February 10-14. In an effort to show our teachers how much we love them, and in conjunction with Valentine's Day, I'm offering an opportunity for parents to send notes of kindness to their child's teacher. Here's a link to a survey you can fill out to send nice notes to teachers. Random Act Link

Students will be sending notes to classmates, friends and siblings, too. It is a great visual of how niceness is contagious and helps positive thoughts grow. See the picture below.

Important Winter Dates

January 27-Feb 7

GT Testing

February 3-7

Puma Pride Breakfast

K (Feb 3), 1st Grade( Feb 4), 2nd Grade (Feb 5), 3rd Grade (Feb 6), 4th Grade (Feb 7)

February 10

McKenzie BBQ Family Night 3-9 pm

February 10-14

Random Acts of Kindness Week

February 13

Spring Pictures

February 21

Family Movie Night/ART Show 5-7

February 25

PTO meeting in Library

February 27

1st Grade Musical 6:30 pm

March 2

Dr. Seuss Dress up day

March 6

Early Release Day at 12:10

March 9-13

Spring Break

March 21

Fun Run at Patterson 8-10 am

From Patterson's PTO

Link to PTO page

Thank you PTO for sponsoring the Dino Exhibit 'Assembly' on January 22 for grades 1-4. Every class loved the hands on exhibit.

PTO's Valentine Grams are now on sale. Please see the link to the paper to fill out, return to your teacher, and payment methods. Use the QR Code to pay for Valentine Grams online with your credit card or send check to the PTO mailbox at Patterson.

Dino Exhibit - Hands On Assembly - Thanks PTO

From Choir - Ms Vereecke

Spring Semester choir practice will begin on January 14, 2020. Remember that drop off is to the gym door at 7:15 in the morning. Here is a link to the practice dates and times.

Choir Practice

Patterson Federal Report Card

The Federal Report Card must be shared with all parents through campus communications by March 4, 2020. If you would like a paper copy, please request one. This is the final required accountability notice to parents for this school year. All required notices can be validated at any time by TEA so electronically save a copy of the communication sent. The Federal Report Card can be accessed using the following steps:

From the school’s website:

· Go to "Our School/Campus"

· Click “View School Profile"

· Select “Accountability Reports”

· Click “2018-2019”

Se Select "Federal Report Card"

LINK to Federal Report

Patterson Principals

Volunteer Sign Up

sign up to volunteer

Apply for Lunch Program

link to lunch application

Patterson Webpage

link to School Website

Parent Calendar

link to Patterson events