Robert L. Crippen "Friday" Bulletin


Push forward...we still have time to make a difference in the lives of our students.

"If we all did the things we were capble of doing, we would literally astound ourselves."

--Thomas Edison

Mortar Word / Math Maker / College Word / Character Trait

Mortar Word-Following

Which of the following figures has more than 6 vertices? 4th Grade Math Testprep Preview

Math Maker--4+4=8

College Word--Dormitory

Character Trait--Kindness

Upcoming Events

  1. Learning Walks Week 4/11-4/15--Cordero
  2. Tuesday, 4/12--Kinder Talent Pool (GT) Field Trip to the Art Museum with King/Hindmarch
  3. Tuesday, 4/12--3rd Grade STAAR Math Planning Day with Ms. Cain all day in the Room 116.
  4. Tuesday, 4/12--Fundraiser Delivery Day at Crippen
  5. Tuesday, 4/12--Team Tuesday and Character Club Grades 4 and 5--Discussion: Advanced students on Index 4 for 5th Science STAAR and 4th Reading and Math and Planning
  6. Wednesday, 4/13--Jump Rope for Heart in PE
  7. Wednesday, 4/13--Dual Language Literacy Meetings during your conference period with Ms. Mayes. Please update your Google Data Sheet and Grades prior to the meeting.
  8. Friday, 4/15--5th Grade Manner's Banquet 12:30 PM
  9. Saturday, 4/16--Scrabble Tournament for NCISD at VRE--Go Astronauts!
  10. Learning Walks Week of 4/18-4/22--Cassidy & Volunteer Appreciation Week 4/18-4/22
  11. Monday, 4/18--Lunar Lunch Kindergarten 11 AM
  12. Tuesday, 4/19--Team Tuesday and Character Club Grades 2 and 3
  13. Thursday, 4/21--Crippen Corral Volunteer Appreciation Light Luncheon in Room 116 12:30-1:30 with National Honor Society serving our invited guests
  14. Thursday, 4/21--Dual Language Meeting 3:15-4:15 PM Ms. Andrade's Room
  15. Thursday, 4/21--College Night at Crippen 6-7 PM
  16. Friday, 4/22--National Elementary Honor Society Induction for new 4th/5th graders--1:15 in the cafeteria


  • Extended Day for 3rd and 4th Grade Math and Reading started April 7th and is every Tuesday and Thursday until STAAR Round 2 in May
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  • Elementary Principal's Meeting 4/11 at CRIPPEN 12:30-3:30 Room 116
  • Special Ed Principal's Meeting and Technology Hour 4/12 10 AM - 1 PM
  • Administrator's Meeing 4/14 10:30 AM
  • Board Meeting 4/18 6:30 PM
  • Elementary Instructional Principal's Meeting 4/22 8:30 AM with emphasis on Dual Language Support


All Crippen Astronauts will display stellar citizenship and perform at or above grade level in every subject.