February 11, 2021
A Message from the PTO
Thank you to everyone who purchased a lantern for Dragons Light The Night! The last day to purchase a lantern to decorate is Wednesday, February 10th. Once you have decorated your lanterns, please return it to JES by February 17th. Thank you!
Carroll ISD Elementary PTO proudly presents the inaugural 2021 virtual event, Dragons Light the Night (DLTN), on February 24th at 6:00 pm.
Platform Change Request
Kids Heart Challenge
Thank you to you and your student(s) who are the real heart heroes! Through Kids Heart Challenge, you are saving lives AND helping fight the #1 killer of all Americans…heart disease!
Access the KHC Mission Experience here to complete all the Daily Missions. Action to Complete the Mission: Visit our school’s Kids Heart Challenge page OR download the Kids Heart Challenge app and register!
Any student that raises $150 in donations gets to Silly String Coach Wilson!!!
We have 17 days until all donations are due on 2/26/2021, and we are $12,089 away from our $35,000 goal!
OFFICIALLY ON THE LIST!! WAY TO GO!!
Tyler M, Summer S, Everett S, Hudson W, Evelyn H, Landrey G, Norah R, Coleman C, Rosalind R, Anna H, Vincent B, Jack B, Asher M, Chi-Long T, Alyzah M, Berkley G, Drake D, Hudson M, Lexie G, Deacon P, Aarish P, Isabella L, Ellie M, Brody Q, Nova S, Emma C, Colson W, Shepherd W, Olivia W, Nixon S, Decker M, Zachary A, Weston J, Ayaan D, Serena S, Milly M, Izzy K, Luke S, Tristan C, Alynah M, Kai D, Tice C, Abigail C, Drew M, Genevieve K, Tate G, Jack S, Rider H., Madelyn S, Ellis M
YOU’RE SO CLOSE!!:
Harper F, Peyton R, Saachi K.. Arlie G, Austin A, Finley G, Luca A, Sophia S., William M, Colton H, Julia L, Eric Z, Paislee M, Robert D, Avery H, Eisley K, Adelyn H, Brinley B, James J, Amelia S, Ian K, Lilian D, Lexie R, Emory B, Ainsley D, Jessie H, Garrett P, Hayley K, Katie K, John M, Lyra G, Connor A, Harper E, Drew C, Hudson M, Westbrook G, Logan A, Elizabeth O, Camden C, Braeden D, Jonathan L, Harper H, Livy G, Victoria S, Cade D, Lyla T, Juliet G
This month, our students will be making cards and table centerpieces for a local assisted living facility during art class. Thank you, Mrs. Katie Campbell, for helping with this opportunity for the students to do something kind for our senior citizens.
District Counseling Newsletter: Carroll Dragon's Breath
(updated for February)
CISD Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training is Back
CISD Special Programs is excited to offer Virtual Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Classes on Saturday, February 27, 2021 and Saturday, March 27, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for CISD parents and community members. Mental Health First Aid is a six hour, evidence-based program designed to develop the skills to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness. There are ONLY 20 seats available per training session! Registration is required. Click here for more information on registering.
Spring Calendar Update
The Board of Trustees has approved four additional planning/professional development half days for the Spring semester for our teachers. The following dates will be half days at school. Please note that the early release time has changed to 11:40. Asynchronous learning will occur 11:40-3:20
- February 26, 2021
- March 12, 2021
- April 16, 2021
- April 30, 2021
On these dates, the first half of the day will be a normal day for both in-person and DVA students, while the afternoon will now be an asynchronous learning half-day for all students, regardless of enrollment in DVA or in-person learning. Our teachers will use the afternoon half-days as planning time/professional development.