Raccoon Review

A Weekly Communication Tool for Rice Elementary Staff

Campus Goals

  1. Ensuring ALL students are in attendance.
  2. Cultivating a climate that welcomes students and parents.
  3. Creating opportunities for students to use and increase critical thinking and decision-making skills.
  4. Moving from Parent Involvement to Parent Engagement.

Staff Shout Outs

A new season kicked off for GOTR...thanks to our coaches...Mrs. James, Mrs. Hineman, Mrs. Hufstetler, Mrs. Christian and Mrs. Moore!

Thanks you Mr. Gasper for sharing your love of writing with Mrs. Hooper's 1st grade students.

To our amazing staff for embracing the kindness challenge and living it out every day!!!

Week at a Glance: February 19th-23rd

Specials A Week


Staff Development


4th Grade PLC

Wes and Megan at STAAR Training

1:30-Dr. Phillips Campus Visit


Kinder Gift of Time

*Kinder and 4th switch specials

TELPAS Training for Students at Specials time 2nd-4th

9:30-GT Field Trip

3:30-Bilingual TASK Force Meeting


3rd Grade PLC

3rd & 4th ELA Leadership Team Meeting


1st Grade PLC

March Newsletter Due

7:00-Rice 40th Reunion Planning Meeting

Go Texan Day (Rotations in Specials)

Poster Method

Notes from Malinda

District Wide Feedback

The C&I Department is in the process of planning for District Wide Staff Development for fall 2018. Please use the for below to offer any suggestions or feedback for the upcoming year.


Thank you.

Staff Birthdays