Building Blocks of Success Week of November 16, 2015
Dallas ISD Core Beliefs
- Our main purpose is to improve student academic achievement.
- Effective instruction makes the most difference in student academic performance.
- There is no excuse for poor quality instruction.
- With our help, at risk students will achieve at the same rate as non-at risk students.
- Staff members must have a commitment to children and a commitment to the pursuit of excellence.
Campus Action Plan
Allen Elementary will increase student achievement by providing purposeful instruction in Reading, Mathematics, Writing, and Science.
Improve the quality of instruction by increasing rigor and student engagement.
Allen Elementary will improve positive perception of school climate and culture by all stakeholders including students, staff, parents and community.
Building Blocks to Success!
We just closed our second six weeks of school. It is time now to analyze our assessments and look at the data. We have to remember that it takes courage to own our results and commitment to grow ourselves and each other. I know that each and every one of my teachers is dedicated to grow our students. We will use the data to inform our teaching. We will turn the results into reteaching. I have no doubt that we will meet or beat all of our goals this year, I believe in my teachers.
Proud to be an Eagle!
Take a look at the Video of Play 60 and author Tim Green Visit.
Week at a Glance...Stand Against Bullying Week
Magnificent Monday, November 16, 2015
Professional Development @ 4:15 Reading/Math
CILT Meeting @ 4:15
It's Ok to be Different, Crazy Hair Day
Terrific Tuesday, November 17, 2015
- Girls Scouts-Kinder-3rd grade (4:00-5:30)
- Attendance is due by 9:00 am
- Tutoring 4:15-5:15
- Uniting for a better tomorrow, wear a blue shirt
Wonderful Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Attendance is due by 9:00 am
Cowboy Appreciation Day
SBDM Meeting @ 5:30
Coffee with the Principal @ 9:00 am
Be a Hero, wear a Super Hero shirt
Thrilling Thursday, November 19, 2015
The Golden Rule, wear a yellow shirt
Fabulous Friday, November 20, 2015
Attendance is due by 9:00 am
Stomp out, wear boots
Pre-KA and Mr. Laudig are the winners of Allen Elementary Second Six Weeks Attendance Challenge. The percentage was 98.5. Congratulations!
Spot Observation Tracker
Our Spot Observation Tracker indicates that we are meeting our goal of scoring 1.5 or higher in each indicator. Indicator 2.5: Engages students at all learning levels in rigorous work is our indicator with the lowest score. This indicator measures how the teacher uses more that one response and instructional strategy to engage the students. It also measures the level of rigor. As we continue with our book study of Teach Like a Champion and CLRS, I have no doubt that we will be able to surpass our goal.
Veteran's Day Assembly- November 11, 2015
We honored our Veterans on a memorable ceremony directed by our Eagle Pride Students.
We had members of the Sheriff’s Department who attended the Ceremony and read in several of our classrooms.
Brill reading a book related to Civil Service
Presentation of the Nation's Colors