Friday Flash

2/8/2019

Calendar Of Events


February 15- Valentine's Day Party 2:00-2:30pm

February 18- Student Holiday/Staff Development

February 19- 5th Grade Math Benchmark

February 20- 5th Grade Reading, 4th Grade Writing Benchmark

February 22- Black History Program 9:30 am

Re-Enrollment Deadline is Coming Up!


Don't Forget

Deadline is February 15th.

Valentine Parties

Our Valentine parties will be held on February 15th. Please remember no peanut butter items or food with any kind of nuts. We have some students that are allergic to these items.

Counselor's Corner

Amazing things are happening at Life Cedar Hill. Our students are diligently working on making excellent choices. Please see our February Guidance Topics Below for the month of February:

K-2: "Self-Esteem Animals" and "Kindness Ripple Effect"

3rd-4th: "Appropriate Behaviors Under Pressure"

5th-6th: "Personal Mission Statements". They will be working on developing personal mission statements that help to align their values and give direction to identified goals. Goal-oriented talk is important for personal development.

Let's commit to model goal-oriented and responsible behavior!

February Highlights:

-February 17-23 is RANDOM ACTS OF KINDESS WEEK!! We will be challenging students to participate in Kindness Quests around campus.

-Life Waxahachie Middle School Course Selection Presentation will take place for 6th graders on Feb. 22nd immediately after Black History Program.

-School Counselor will be away from campus Feb.11-12. Please send email or communicate with Administration for emergent needs.

Family Help

** If your family is being affected by any hardships, please email the counselor, kayla.a.jones@lifeschools.net, for resources that may be of assistance for you and your family in tough times.

Valentine Grams

The sixth grade students will be hosting a Valentine fundraiser this year. It’s a perfect time to show your children and friends just how much they mean to you! Parents, students, and friends can order! Parents, you can place your order in a sealed envelope with Valentine on it and return it to teachers; copy as many times as needed.

Valentine-grams!!! $2 each (Last day to order is Feb. 13!!)

“Valentine grams” will consist of a World’s Finest Chocolate Bar (flavor of your choice) wrapped with the chosen valentine gram below including your personal message to the recipient; 25 letters max.

These will be delivered on Valentine’s Day to your student/friend during Homeroom at 10am…. Order now!!


Candy bar flavor: Dark Choc Caramel Crispie Almond Milk Choc

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Box Tops

The time for Box Tops has began. This semester we will be doing a grade level competition. The winning grade will win a surprise reward from Mrs. Johnson. Box Tops will be collected every Wednesday.

Yearbooks for Sale

Yearbooks are for sale online at Balfour.com by searching Life School Cedar Hill or by turning in an order form found at the front offices

School Federal and State Accountability Report Card

If you would like to view our school report card, please click on the link below or see our school website. Paper copies are available at the front desk.

Si desea ver el boletín de calificaciones de nuestra escuela, haga clic en el enlace a continuación o visite el sitio web de nuestra escuela. Las copias en papel están disponibles en la recepción.


https://rptsvr1.tea.texas.gov/cgi/sas/broker?_service=marykay&year4=2018&year2=18&_debug=0&single=N&title=2017-18+Federal+Report+Card&_program=perfrept.perfmast.sas&prgopt=2018%2Ffrc%2Freport_card.sas&ptype=H&level=campus&search=campname&namenum=life+school+cedar+hill&campus=057807104

From Nurse Thorpe

Remember your student must be fever free for 24 hours before returning to school.


How to stay healthy during flu season:

  • Covering your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough/sneeze
  • Washing your hands often with soap and water
  • Avoiding sharing drinks or eating utensils
  • Disinfecting frequently touched surface

For more tips visit CDC.gov/flu