Chisholm Ridge Wranglers Weekly

January 29- February 2, 2018

CRES Mission Statement

Wrangler pride is working together to reach our goals in learning and life.

Life Principle of the Week: Commitment

Commitment- keeping a promise or a pledge.

“Go put your creed into a deed.” -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

5th Grade uses Nearpod to engage students!

This Week at The Ridge

Monday- Regular Schedule. Wear your College shirt with jeans! Staff Meeting.

Tuesday- Benchmark Schedule. Thank you for maintaining a zero zone in hallways!

Wednesday- Benchmark Schedule. Thank you for maintaining a zero zone in hallways!

Thursday- Regular Schedule.

Friday- Regular Schedule. Wrangler Round-Up at 7:35. Book Fair Begins.

Teacher To Do List:

1. Work with teams to finalize School Supply Lists. Due to Susan by Feb. 13.

2. Make sure your Wrangler Way-to-Go winner is updated in the trophy case in the main hallway.

3. Complete BrightBytes Survey if you haven't already!

4. Stay healthy! Get plenty of sleep and keep your hands clean! We need you at The Ridge!

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Upcoming Events

Feb. 2-9- Spring Book Fair

Feb. 5- TELPAS training during Staff Meeting.

Feb. 7- Staff Picture @ 3:00. We need ALL Staff present for picture!

Feb. 8- Academic Carnival/PTA Meeting @5:45

Feb. 9- Area Spelling Bee- Go TREVOR!

Feb. 13, 15- 3/4 Math/Rdg Benchmarks, 5th Science Benchmark

Feb. 14- Valentine's Party @ 1:45 (Modified Specials Schedule)

Feb. 19- APEX Teacher Huddle @ 3:00

Feb. 20- APEX Pep Rally

Feb. 20-28- APEX lessons

Feb. 23- Ballard Dental Program for K-2 @ 8:30 a.m.

March 1- APEX run

March 2- Read Across CRES, Dr. Seuss' Birthday, Dress-Up as your Favorite Book Character, 5th Grade to TCC.

March 5- STAAR Security Training @ 3:00-4:15

March 6- 3rd Grade to Eagle Mountain Park

March 8- Multi-Cultural Day, 2nd Grade Performs, Open House

Shout Outs!

  • To Tim D’Amico and Joanna Owens for their flexibility and helping with ESTAR/MSTAR testing. -Chiang

  • To First Grade for an amazing PLC meeting! Great planning! -Yanish & Chiang

  • To All the teachers who were flexible when classes were split this week! (Kdg, 1st, 2nd, Specials......)

  • To Lesa for taking care of the large number of sick kids this week! -Jones

  • Jill Jones for tracking down some Tylenol for me! It was a life saver! -Bernal

  • A special shout out to Estes and Kurtzhals for carrying the load during FluGATE 2018! -Gode

  • Thanks to my 2nd grade teammates for being so flexible during substitute shortages! You girls are the BEST!- Gaytan

  • Thanks to office staff for stepping up when we were out

    Bus dismissal team is awesome! We are getting kids loaded efficiently with great care!

    Thank you to Saundra & Stacey for updating MOY spreadsheets. Those will be ready soon! -Kiser

  • Shout out to all the teachers who have covered for the sick teachers! We hope they feel better soon! And shout to 2nd grade for splitting classes!! We all know how tough that can be. - Maples

  • To first and second grade for welcoming extra children into their rooms this week (in the middle of assessments) with smiles on their faces! -Yanish

  • Anna Gode was able to help me out when I needed an antiquated teaching item (transparency paper). Thank you, Anna! -Beavers

January/ February Birthdays

1/3- Denise Braun

1/19- Lesa Robertson

1/27- Tonda Brown

1/28- Elyssa Jester

2/2- Patricia Tribble

2/4- Jessica Rogers

2/5- Natasha Provo

2/16- Jana Price

2/18- Mallory Bownds