Dec. 14~Dec. 18, 2015

Coker Cubs Weekly News

Coker Mission--Every Child, Every Day

We support and foster a positive community of successful, life-long learners and leaders by meeting the needs of every individual while challenging each one to reach full potential.

Mentor Teachers

Classroom teachers, please consider serving as a mentor teacher to a UTSA Approaches course student during the Spring 2016 semester. These students come to observe classrooms one time per week for a period of about eight weeks total. If you are interested, please let Tiffany know by 3:00pm on Friday, December 18th.

Nominations & Voting

It’s that time of year where we get to choose two of our colleagues for the prestigious recognition of Trinity Prize for Excellence in Teaching and Teacher of the Year. Please see the email for details about nominating and voting for outstanding staff members.

Campus Safety Inspection

The Campus Safety Inspection will take place early next week. In preparation to receive a glowing score, here are some reminders:

  • All items should be off the window areas/blinds

  • The entrance to you classroom should to be clear to exit and clutter free

  • Nothing on the air vents (You can place items on the non-vent area)

  • Desks should be 36 inches from air conditioning unit

  • Personal cleaning items are prohibited according to policy he will open closet & cabinet doors

  • If anything is hanging from the ceiling it should be on fishing line string

  • Purses, cell phones, keys, should be put away out of sight (even if you are in the classroom)

  • Less than 25% of combustible art work/paper covering the walls

  • If you are not using the materials take the stuff home

  • Nothing should be under or around the thermostats on the wall

  • If you see anything broken or out of place please email me back so I can put in a work order. Please be specific with item and area.

  • Every room has to have an evacuation map (thank you Ms. Rendon for getting this done)

  • Karmen Chavez will escort Mr. De Los Santos around so please keep teaching. If I am not able to walk with him he will be traveling on his own, with Ray, or with Tony.

Monday - 12/14

WEAR - Favorite Holiday Character

General & SpEd IA Meeting

Firemen Friends - 4th & 5th grade recess

Custodial Meeting

Robotics Club

Choir Rehearsal

Cheer Class

Strings Holiday Concert @ Bradley

Girl Scout Troop 1106

Tuesday - 12/15

WEAR Holiday Bells

Coker CIA Rehearsal

Beary Good Habits Lunch - Kinder & 3rd Grade

Willie's Night

Strings Holiday Concert @ Churchill

Winter Choir Concert (Cafeteria)

Wednesday - 12/16

WEAR Winter Hats and Holiday Gear


Coker Chorale Practice

5th Grade Health Lesson (Cafeteria)

Beary Good Habits Lunch - 1st & 2nd Grades

CTC Meeting - Harris off campus PM

Thursday - 12/17

WEAR Ugliest or Blitzed Sweater


Coker CIA Rehearsal

Beary Good Habits Lunch - 4th & 5th Grades

Coker PTA Board Meeting - Gill off campus PM

Student Council Meeting (Cafeteria)


Dance Class

Sped Meeting

Friday - 12/18 (A day)

WEAR - Elf Yourself

Beary Good Habits Awards

Lost and Found Donation

End of 2nd Nine Weeks & 1st Semester

Leadership Pep Rally

Leadership Team Meeting

Winter Parties:

11:45-12:30 Kinder & 3rd Grade

12:30-1:15 1st Grade

12:45-1:30 5th Grade

1:15-2:00 2nd & 4th Grade

PLC - None

"No pessimists ever discovered the secret of the stars, or asiled to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit." ~Helen Keller

Be positive.