Smith Weekly News & Notes

2/15/16-2/19/16

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Dancing with the Alief Stars!

Thursday, March 10th at 6:00 pm

Tickets only $20; See Shafia for tickets by February 26th!


Audience voting and Group Dance

All proceeds go to scholarships for Alief students - Class of 2016


Dance Couples Include: Janet Spurlock & Vinson Lewis, Tremayne Wickliffe & Nikki Godbolt, Tangela Hughes & Bert Bilton, Mary Starling & Jorge Cavasos, Nelda Billescas & Bryan Brown, Patricia Cantu & Gerard Tafallo, Ava Montgomery & Phillip Harrison, and Joni Maniatis & Captain Henry Bonaparte.

What's Happening Next Week

Monday, February 15th ; Staff Workday

All staff arrival time 7:45

8:00-10:00 Computer Lab TELPAS : Kinder-4th, Intervention, Suarez, Donahue, Easley

8:00-10:00 Paras with Shafia; Other Staff-team planning

10:00-11:00-work in classrooms

11:00-12:30 Lunch on Your Own

12:45-3:00 Staff Activity! Be sure to wear or bring a pair of socks with you! All Staff!

T-Tess Training-Region IV: Elissetche and Stewart


Tuesday, February 16th EDC 107 Happy Birthday to Nabia Khan!

PLC PK/K

ILT/Admin Meeting 11:00-Content Room

GAP/ACE Meetings 3:40 pm

District SPED Cluster Meeting

T-TESS Training-Region IV: Elissetche and Stewart


Wednesday, February 17th EDC 108

PLC 1st grade

Dual Language Classes-Play at 8:45 in Gym

LA/SS Specialist Meeting: 1:30


Thursday, February 18th EDC 109

PLC Above and Beyond Team

Progress Reports Go Home

Wellness Team 3:40 Data Room

FAME Team 3:40 Library

Principal Meeting


Friday, February 19th EDC 110

PLC 3rd grade-careers

Update Your Webpage

Update Hallway Bulletin Boards

TAIS Meeting 1:00-Content Room

Smith Post Cluster Meeting-2:00 Conference Room

2nd grade trip to ballet

Speech/ICS Grade Check 7:55 am

Staff Workday-Monday, February 15th: Wear or bring a pair of socks for staff fun activity!

All staff arrival time is 7:45 and dress is casual and comfortable. TELPAS Training and calibration will take place in the computer labs beginning at 8:00 am. The following teams/staff members will need to start their day in the lab with their TELPAS training manuals: Kinder, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Intervention, Suarez, Donahue, Easley. After you have been "certified," you are free to work in your classrooms until 11:00. Paras and other staff members will plan with their teams, and meet with Shafia for assignments to complete. Lunch is on your own from 11:00-12:30 and all staff will meet for a fun activity at 12:45-3:00 - Details will be provided on Monday!

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