Keep Calm and Teach On

Important Dates-April 4, 2016

Apr. 5 (J+Purple WHE)

Science DBA #1 5th grade

Math CBA #3 2nd grade

Math DBA #1 3rd, 4th, and 6th grades

Apr. 6

D-Hall supervised by 6th grade

Apr. 7

Priority Meetings K-4

Faculty Meeting=K-2 only with T. Fuller-Reading 3-D>What Does It Look Like?-Library

Apr. 8 (J+WHE)

Junior High Counselors visit 6th grade at 1:00 PM

Apr. 11

2nd grade 911 Presentation during PE/Fine Arts by Hurst PD

Apr. 12

PD with M. Mitchell for "Working with SPED Students" during planning times

PTA Executive Board Meeting 3:15 PM

Apr. 13

D-Hall 5th supervises

Data Analysis 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th

Apr. 14

Data Analysis Math DBA #1

TEA Time 3rd-6th

PTA/Picnic 5:30-7:00 PM

Apr. 15 (J+HERO)

Roadrunner Rally>1:30-2:00 PM

End 5th Six Weeks

Grades due by 4:00 PM

Apr. 18

Begin 5th Six Weeks

First Grade>Science in the Park

Leadership Team Meeting 3:10 PM

Apr. 19 (J+ WHE)

DBA #1 Reading 2nd grade

Apr. 20

D-Hall 4th grade supervises

Apr. 21

Pre-K Student Led Conferences 10:00-11:00 and 12:00-1:00

Operation Success=1st grade Reading

Report Cards go home

Faculty Meeting=STAAR Training

Apr. 22 (J+WHE)

Apr. 25

Reading 3-D Window opens

TC Meeting>3:10 PM

Apr. 26

6th Grade visits the Jr. Highs

Operation Success>3rd grade Math (3 teachers + 3)

Apr. 27

D-Hall>3rd grade supervises

Operation Success>4th grade Math (3 teachers + 3)

Apr. 28

TEA Time K-2

CBA #2 Social Studies 6th grade

Operation Success>3rd grade Reading (3 teachers + 3)

Faculty Meeting>Goal Teams + PTA Board Nominations

Apr. 29 (J + Your choice)

Operation Success>4th Grade Reading (3 teachers + 3)

May 2

Kindergarten Kick-Off + PTA Visits

May 3

Operation Success>6th grade Reading and Math (3 teachers + 3)

Pizza with PTA 6:00-7:00 PM

Important Information

*Please make sure that you have filled out the HEB School Climate Survey--Everyone must participate in this important survey!

*AESOP>the district is beginning a new program for substitutes. You will be receiving a letter that gives you user name and password. Attached here is the link for PD on using the new system: http://help1.frontlinek12.com/?b_id=3397

Be sure that you have watched the videos and understand how to use the new system. Begin viewing with the Getting Started portion. (It is suggested that you start about in the middle of this first video)

You need to be ready when the system rolls out.

*Calendar update:

Thursday, May 26-Regular Work Day (moved from Saturday, May 28th)

Friday, May 27-Non Work Day

Saturday, May 28-Non Work Day

Monday, May 30-Memorial Day Holiday

*All teachers must take and pick up their own students from the cafeteria at lunch time.

*Please do not allow students to be in the lounge unattended.

-Lesson Plan requirements> Your lesson plans must have P(Learning Objective)DSA, Language Objective (from ELPS),

Quality Questions and High Yield Strategies.

-Reminder: If you are going to be absent you must call 817-894-5954 after you have requested a sub. Please make your arrangements in the sub system prior to 6:45 AM.

-Reminder: Turn a hard copy of your lesson plans to Rebecca on Friday by the end of the day or Monday AM for special education.

-If you are going to be absent please put in the sub-finder system before 6:45 AM and call me at 817-894-5954.

--Teachers must not be using personal cell phones during the school day. Cell phones should be locked up during the day, not on your person.

--Make sure that you are entering your grades with-in three days of the assignment.

--You MUST take the attendance twice—one at 8:00 AM and one at the 9:45 AM. This is a state law and it can be seen by the auditors and district personnel.

--Reminder>please be sure to check out in the office if you leave the building during the school day.

--Please keep Thursday afternoons open for Faculty Meetings.


*Mettie H. for always taking care of our kiddos that don't feel well.

*T. Fuller for making the K-2 kids feel so comfortable and confident while completing 3-D testing.

*R. Edwards did a great job of questioning her students during the walk-about.

*Stacy, Melanie and Brinda were amazing with students during the time we visited classrooms.

*K. Harrell for being real!

*Juan, sits with kids @ lunch



Sarah W. 27th


Loren M. 2nd

Brandi A, 12th

Amanda B. 13th

Katie B. 18th

Julie D. 19th

Rebecca H. 23rd

Rachel E. 28th

Vision: to be a district and community leader by exemplifying character, honor, and academic excellence.

Mission: collaborate with our community to empower students to reach their greatest potential.


1. Do what’s right.

2. Perform with excellence.

3. Respect others.