May Hoof Prints

SCMS Parent Newsletter

Greetings Colt Families!

This year has truly flown by! As we begin the final six weeks of the school year, I want to call your attention to several dates and deadlines this month.

STAAR Test and EOC Report Dates

Tuesday, May 3rd Algebra I

Monday- May 9th 7th Math / 8th Math Retake

Tuesday, May 10th 7th Reading / 8th Reading Retake

Wednesday, May 11th 8th Social Studies

Thursday, May 12th 8th Science


Please ensure that your students are on time and prepared to test each day :)

We anticipate receiving STAAR and EOC scores at the end of May. We will communicate testing scores to all students as soon as they are received.

May Jean Days

Students may wear jeans every Friday

during the month of May.

Students must purchase a jean pass for $1.00 each week. Jean passes will be sold every Thursday on the stage during all lunches. Jeans may not have rips, holes or anything inappropriate,

All Sports Athletic Banquet- Thursday, May 5th

Please contact your child's respective Coordinator if you have any questions:

Girl's Coordinator: Charyl Morgan | cmorgan@crowley.k12.tx.us

Boy's Coordinator: Justin Walker | justin.walker@crowley.k12.tx.us

"ALL STAR" Days

Summer Creek "ALL STAR" Days will be hosted on the following dates:

7th grade- May 11th and May 12th (morning only while 8th graders test)

8th grade- May 20th (all day)


Each student will automatically receive ONE pass for one of the four locations (movies, dance/game room, 3-on-3 basketball, soccer tournament).


Students can rotate to each of the fun stations throughout the day, based upon the number of tickets earned.


Additional "rotation passes" can be earned in one of the following ways:

Attendance: 1 or fewer absences during the 6th Six Weeks (excused or unexcused)


No ISS or OSS placements

(7th grade April 18th thru May 10th, 8th grade, April 18th thru May 19th)


No tardies (1 or less)

(7th grade April 18th thru May 10th, 8th grade, April 18th thru May 19th)


Trust Card for Marking Period 5

Academic Awards Ceremonies

Academic Awards ceremonies will be held on Thursday, May 12th for 7th graders and Thursday, May 19th for 8th graders.

Students will be notified next week if a teacher has nominated them for an academic award for their class.

We can't wait to recognize our Summer Creek scholars!

8th Grade Prom

Friday, May 13th, 6-9pm

10236 Summer Creek Drive

Crowley, TX

Tickets go on sale Monday, May 9th during all lunches. Tickets are $4 in advance or $5 at the door.


Students must have a permission slip signed by a parent/guardian in order to attend.

National Junior Honor Society Induction

Tuesday, May 17th, 6pm to Thursday, May 19th, 7pm

10236 Summer Creek Drive

Crowley, TX

Student/Staff Holiday- Monday, May 30th

Student/Staff Holiday

Monday, May 30th


Have a safe and relaxing Memorial Day weekend!

Final Exam Schedule

Final Exams will begin on Friday, May 27th. Please ensure that your child begins studying for these cumulative exams in the upcoming weeks. As a reminder, final exams can not be administered prior to the assigned time/date. If a student misses an exam, he or she may make up the exam during the first two weeks of summer.

See the final exam schedule below:

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Important Dates to Remember

May 2nd AVID Family Night

May 3rd Algebra I End of Course Exams

May 5th Athletic Banquet

May 9th-12th STAAR Testing (No before/after school activities)

May 12th Academic Award Ceremony (7th Grade)

May 13th 8th Grade Prom

May 17th National Junior Honor Society Inductions

May 19th Academic Award Ceremony (8th Grade)

May 27th Final Exams Begin

June 1st Last Day of Classes / Early Dismissal (12:05 pm)