Chisholm Ridge Wranglers Weekly

February 5-9, 2018

CRES Mission Statement

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

Life Principle of the Week: Dedication

Dedication- binding oneself to a course of action.

“Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.” -Henry J. Kaiser

This Week at The Ridge

Monday- Regular Schedule. Wear your College shirt with jeans! Dr. Chadwell to speak at Staff Meeting, TELPAS training. Book Fair continues through Friday.

Tuesday- Benchmark Schedule. Wear neat Warm-Ups to school!

Wednesday- Regular Schedule. Wear your gray "Adventure Begins" t-shirt with jeans to school. Staff Picture @ 3:00.

Thursday- Benchmark Schedule. Academic Carnival @ 5:45.

Friday- Regular Schedule. Wrangler Round-Up at 7:35. Area Spelling Bee. Chili Bar lunch.

Teacher To Do List:

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

2. Complete TELPAS Basic Training if needed.

3. Complete STAAR modules.

4. Complete Mid-Year Student Data Spreadsheets. Due by February 16 to OneDrive/2017-2017 Spreadsheets.

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

Upcoming Events

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 my amazing team for covering my morning duty for the past 3 weeks while I have adjusted to being back at work and to Courtney for getting all of my sub stuff printed and set up for my sub on Monday.- Bernal

  • Shout out to Tim for teaching both all fifth grade classes math while I was out for a three day training. He saved ½ the fifth graders from being behind on fractions!- Coy

  • Duckworth, Caruthers and Hollingsworth for helping us split a class in a pinch- Coulbourn

  • Shout out to Vanessa who is our Thursday Warrior! -Hayes

  • Shout out to Elyssa and Rosa for helping me take temps and call parents when the clinic was slammed with sick kids last week! -Lesa

  • SHOUT OUT to all teachers who have taken half of a class to help a team mate who is out ill.- Hayes

  • • Shout out to Laura Musgrove for providing us with supports to use in our classrooms!

    • Shout out to Eddie Howerton for always lending coverage when the rest of us are running behind!

    • Shout out to Natasha Provo for helping the Celebrations & Recognition Committee plan for Multicultural Day!

    • Shout out for the freshly baked cookies...YUM!!!- Kemp

  • Thank you for all the get well wishes. I have the best team! They are more than special! They are SUPER! -Sandra

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