The Outstanding Owl

News about the great things at R.C. Burleson Elementary!

Welcome to the Outstanding Owl!!

Hello R.C. Burleson Staff,

We had a fantastic end to our 2015. I am looking forward to the great things that will happen in 2016.

Remember, this newsletter is utilized to highlight various activities and accomplishments that occur on campus. If you want to feature anyone or anything that deserves Kudos at our school, please email me with a picture and/or description. We are doing great things, lets share our great work!

R.C. Burleson's Vision

Our vision is to achieve distinction in academic, social, and self- excellence through dedication and collaboration.

Christmas Program at Burleson

Our PTA hosted our student Christmas Program. Kudos to Ms. Zalace and Ms. Love for coordinating the performances. The students did an outstanding job.

Our newest Graduate!

Congratulations to Ms. Keri Wilson for her graduation in December, with a M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Memphis. Way to Go!

McMiracle on Highway 67

McMiracle on Highway 67” is a grassroots community project hosted and presented by Parrish McDonald’s Restaurants Ltd, owned by Mr. Roland Parrish. He personally purchases at least 150 bikes and 150 helmets, annually for students in participating schools among Dallas ISD. More than 300 students across the district benefitted from the generosity.

Our school was one of the fifteen elementary schools in the Dallas Independent School District who were recipients of the 2015 “McMiracle on Highway 67. 30 Bicycles were donated to some of our 5th Graders.

City of Dallas Donations

On December 18th, the City of Dallas, donated toys to Ms. Bridges entire class. Thanks to Grandma for connecting us to this wonderful resource.

KUDOS CORNER - (This corner comes from members of the staff that want to give a shout out to an Outstanding Owl.)

  • Kudos to Ms. Casiano because she is always on top of paperwork She is very efficient with sending in documentation. (From Ms. Lopez)
  • Kudos to Ms. Wells for encouraging the entire campus to participate in PiG Out Week, it was Outstanding.
  • Kudos to Coach Davis and Ms. Clay for assisting in organizing the staff holiday party! Everyone says it was a blast!

TEAM Attendance For November

As you all know, we are monitoring attendance for staff for individuals as well as teams. For the month of November the Specials team had 100% attendance. 5th Grade was in close second with 98.8%. Way to go!

Staff Holiday Karaoke at R.C. Burleson

Our campus staff enjoyed themselves at the Staff Holiday Party on December 17th. We have so many talented people! Everyone sang a little, danced a little, ate a little, and had a wonderful time of fellowship.

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