Chisholm Ridge Wranglers Weekly

January 22-26, 2018

CRES Mission Statement

Wrangler pride is working together to reach our goals in learning and life.

Life Principle of the Week: Effort

Loyalty- doing one's best in an endeavor.

“A man of words, and not of deeds, is like a garden full of weeds.” - English Proverb

5th Grade Book Buddies encourage good reading habits!

This Week at The Ridge

Monday- Regular Schedule. No Staff Meeting.

Tuesday- Regular Schedule, K-2 Way-to-Go Assembly at 8:00, New to CRES meeting at 3:00, PLC Meetings in room A17.

Wednesday- Regular Schedule. 3-5 Way-to-Go Assembly at 8:00. Kiser to LiiNK training.

Thursday- Regular Schedule. Cook, Kiser, and Provo to STAAR/ TELPAS training, PTA Meeting/ Media Madness Parent Training @ 6:00.

Friday- Regular Schedule. Wrangler Round-Up at 7:35. Bluebonnet Bash @2:00 in library.

Teacher To Do List:

  1. Make sure PLC minutes/ template/Lead4Ward document make it into One Note each week.
  2. Take classes by Lost and Found to claim coats and winter accessories.
  3. Make sure to send any parent emails regarding absences to Brandy ASAP so they can be documented!

Upcoming Events

jan. 29- STAAR support training during Staff Meeting. All teachers required.

Jan. 30-31- 4th/5th Grade Benchmarks

Feb. 2-9- Spring Book Fair

Feb. 5- TELPAS training during Staff Meeting.

Feb. 7- Staff Picture @ 3:00. We need ALL Staff present for picture!

Feb. 8- Academic Carnival/PTA Meeting @5:45

Feb. 9- Area Spelling Bee- Go TREVOR!

Feb. 13, 15- 3/4 Math/Rdg Benchmarks, 5th Science Benchmark

Feb. 19- APEX Teacher Huddle @ 3:00

Feb. 20- APEX Pep Rally

Feb. 20-28- APEX lessons

Feb. 23- Ballard Dental Program for K-2 @ 8:30 a.m.

March 1- APEX run

March 2- Read Across CRES, Dr. Seuss' Birthday, Dress-Up as your Favorite Book Character

March 5- STAAR Security Training @ 3:00-4:15

March 6- 3rd Grade to Eagle Mountain Park

March 8- Multi-Cultural Day, 2nd Grade Performs, Open House

January Drills

There will be an unannounced Fire Drill in January-- please review your yellow emergency management quick guide for information. Make sure your students take their coat for the drill-- most likely it will be in the afternoon. If you are at recess during drill, you will line up your students on the playground perimeter.

Shout Outs!

  • To Niesha- A parent showed up right at the beginning of my lunch and wanted to talk. Since I missed most of lunch, Neisha graciously offered to give me some time to eat lunch while she worked with my class. - C. Martinez

  • To Camille Norris for going above and beyond as a long term sub for Angie! -Baxter

  • To the whole kindergarten team for being so helpful to me during the past five weeks in kinder. -Camille Norris

  • To Natasha for letting kids sign up to try out for UIL when they go to the library --Abernathy

January Birthdays

1/3- Denise Braun

1/19- Lesa Robertson

1/27- Tonda Brown

1/28- Elyssa Jester