Smoke Signals: Family Edition

April 23-27

Calendar events for the week...

All Week:

Book Fair, closed Tuesday

Monday, 4/23:

Tuesday, 4/24:
  • 7am-7 pm - Early Voting, library
  • 5:30 - 7:00 Family STEAM Night
Wednesday, 4/25:
  • Administrative Professionals Day - Please let Mrs. Bigler and Mrs. Stifle know how much we love them!

Thursday, 4/26:

  • 2nd Grade Go Van Gogh
  • 2:00 pm 2nd grade campus performance
  • 6:30 - 2nd grade family performance

Friday, 4/27:

  • Ladies First Field Trip

Spring Events...Mark your calendars! *New Dates in Bold

April

4/17- Ladies First Meeting

4/20 - Kindergarten Field Trip to Dallas Zoo

4/25 - Administrative Professionals Day

4/26 - 2nd Grade Program

4/27 - Ladies First Field Trip & Service Project

4/30 - 4th grade Safety Patrol training

May

5/1 - Junior High Counselors on campus to discuss scheduling for 6th grade

5/1 - Howard and Finley Junior High Preview Nights, more info to come

5/3 - 6:00 pm - Mrs. Taylor will be on campus in the evening to answer questions about junior high scheduling.

5/4 - Mr. Andrews, principal of Coleman JH, and Rikki Morrow, counselor at Coleman JH, will be on campus to meet parents and answer questions.

5/4 - 1st grade field trip to CNB, HEB, park for lunch

5/4 - No Homework Night

5/7-11 - Teacher Appreciation Week

5/10 - 5:00 - 7:00 - Meet the Tribe Night

5/11 - 1:50 STAAR Rally

5/11 - Muffins with Moms

5/14 - STAAR 3 & 4 Math, 5 Math Retest

5/15 - STAAR 3 & 4 Reading, 5 Reading Retest

5/16 - STAAR 5 Science

5/17 - Peer Mediation Training for 4th graders

5/18 - End of year party/field day

5/21 - Seniors Serve Day

5/21 - College and Career Day

5/22 - Duke Tip Breakfast

5/22 - 5th grade Talent Show

5/22- 6:30 - Kindergarten Program

5/23 - 8:30 - 1st grade awards; 9:30 - 2nd grade awards

5/24 - 8:30 - 3rd grade awards; 9:30 - 4th grade awards

5/24 - Brave Rally - Glow Dance Party

5/25 - 8:15 - 5th grade Elephant Walk, 8:30 5th grade awards

5/25 - Early Release, Last day of school

5/28 - Memorial Day, Staff & Student Holiday

5/29 - 31 - Professional Development, student holidays

June

6/14 - Last day for office staff

Week of 6/25 - STAAR, 3rd Administration

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Safety Patrol Sign Ups

We plan to have a well trained group who can start Safety Patrol on the very first day of school!


4th graders who are interested in joining the safety patrol will receive an application on April 23. They must return the application by Friday, April 27. Safety Patrol training will begin on April 30.


Please send questions to mtaylor@wisd.org.

Library - End of Year

Week of April 23 - Book Fair Week

Week of April 30 - Open for Checkout

Week of May 7 - Open for Checkout


May 11 - Last day to check out

May 17 - All books are due back to the library

Meet the Tribe Night

We will have an open house for incoming kindergarteners and rezoned families this evening. Families will be able to tour the campus and pick up some information about Shackelford!

Spring Testing Dates

STAAR Testing:

May 14 - 3rd & 4th grade math, 5th grade math retest

May 15 - 3rd & 4th grade reading, 5th grade reading retest

May 16 - 5th grade science

Attention, 5th graders! Are you interested in being a Chey-Anne?

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Shackelford Elementary

Principal: Theresa Burkhalter

Assistant Principal: Rusty East

Counselor: Monica Taylor