Volume 7 - February 2019
Mark Your Calendars
1 - 6th Grade Trip to Collin College
4 - Middle School Registration for 6th Graders During the School Day
6-15 - Spring Book Fair
14 - Valentine's Party Times
- 10:15-11:00 - 4th
- 10:45-11:30 - 3rd
- 12:45-1:30 - Kinder
- 1:00-1:45 - 2nd
- 1:15-2:00 - 5th
- 1:30-2:15 - 1st
- 1:45-2:30 - 6th
14 - Blood Drive
18 - Student Holiday
19 - STEAM Center Visit - 1st Grade
19 - STAAR Simulation - 3, 4, 6 Math - No Visitors on Campus
20 - STAAR Simulation - 3, 4, 6 Reading - No Visitors on Campus
21 - STAAR Simulation - 5 Science - No Visitors on Campus
28 - Chick-fil-A Spirit Night
28 - Black History Month Celebration
2018-19 - State and District Assessment Dates
3rd Annual Allen ISD Rock-N-Bowl Tournament
These wonderful Blackhawks represented Boyd at the 3rd Annual Allen ISD Rock-N-Bowl Tournament. They competed against bowlers from all the other Allen elementary schools.
Lavan Patterson, De'Kyre Madison, Jeremy Kamau, Alex Ransom, Manuel Coronado, Yahir Cortes, Violet Robles, Alivia Cupples, Layla Diego, and Syah Surles
Student Council Believes Kindness Matters
Promoting Kindness, Student Council invites all students to participate in our Kindness Challenge February 1 – February 7. In their Thursday Folders on January 31, each student was provided a challenge sheet listing a variety of activities they can do at school and at home to demonstrate kindness throughout the week.
Take the challenge - complete as many acts of kindness as you can!
All forms should be returned to homeroom teachers on Friday, February 8.
Boyd Elementary Student Council 2018 - 2019
Meetings will be held for Student Council Members on Mondays listed below at 3:00 - 4:00 in Room 189.
- Feb 4, 2019
- Feb 11, 2019
- Mar 4, 2019
- Mar 25, 2019
- Apr 8, 2019
- Apr 22, 2019
- May 6, 2019
For questions, please contact the council sponsors.
Mrs. Solcher - firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Bayer - email@example.com
Blood Drive - February 14
The Kids Heart Challenge
Gifted and Talented Testing (2nd-6th grade)
Registration for Gifted and Talented testing (2nd-6th grade) is open and closes February 15th (no late registrations accepted).
If you are interested in having your student test for the Gifted and Talented program, please use this link to register (using a Google browser)
Saturday, March 23, 2019
Begins at 9:00 am
Approximately 2 to 2 and 1/2 hours
Grades 1-3 @ Ford Middle School 630 Park Place
Grades 4-11 @ Curtis Middle School - 1530 Rivercrest Blvd
From the Nurse
In order to comply with entry requirements for 7th Grade, your student will be required to have the following immunizations:
- Tdap (diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis)
Turn in proof of immunization as soon as possible. If requirements are completed between now and the end of school (May 2019), then a copy can be turned into the to the Boyd Elementary office.
Middle School Information for 6th Graders Going to 7th Grade
Parent Registration Information Nights:
- Ford Middle School - Feb. 20 - 6:00 pm
- Ereckson Middle School - Feb. 12 – 7:00 pm
Information from Ereckson Athletics Dept.
Cheerleading and Mascot Tryout Information
Its time to order your yearbook!
Don't forget to place your orders for the 2018-2019 Boyd Elementary Yearbook. Yearbooks are $30.
You can place the order online directly at www.jostens.com or by sending in the order form with either cash or a check.
These memories will last a lifetime and this year's story is just the beginning
Allen ISD Learn ‘N Playday Preschool
Allen ISD Learn ‘N Playday Preschool will be having registration for the 2019-2020 school year in early February. For more information on how to register your child please check their website at www.allenisd.org/learnnplayday.
Learn ‘N Playday is located at Anderson Elementary School (anyone in AISD may enroll) and has been providing a quality tuition-based preschool experience for 3 and 4 year old children since 1986. Classes run from 9 am until 2 pm and are offered 2, 3 or 5 days (5 day- 4 year olds only) a week. If you have any questions please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FROM THE COUNSELOR
Patricia Chavez, M.Ed., LSC
Boyd Elementary School Counselor
(972) 727-0560 ext. 0852
Breakfast and Lunch Information
Kinder - 10:55-11:25
1st - 11:10-11:40
2nd - 11:25-11:55
3rd - 12:50-1:20
4th - 12:25-12:55
5th - 11:50-12:20
6th - 1:00-1:30
If coming to eat with your child, please bring your ID to enter the building. You will only be allowed to eat with your own child (no friends).
Adults & Guests & Siblings: $2.20
Reduced price $0.30 or Free for qualifying students
Adults & Guests & Siblings: $3.75
Reduced price $0.40 or Free for qualifying students
(Application must be completed each year)
Alton Boyd Elementary School
800 S Jupiter
Principal: Judith Coffman
Asst. Principal: Nancy Jung
Asst. Principal: Wendy Williams
Secretary: Yesenia Fields
Registration: Elaine Gamboa
Receptionist: Kimberly Beltran
Nurse: Terry Phillips
Counselor: Patricia Chavez
CARE: Marison Puterbaugh
Campus Intervention Specialist (CIS): Yessica Schessler
Boyd PTA President: Trina Harmeson