O'Dell Elementary Campus News

Thursday, November 4, 2021

Principals' and Counselor's Coffee

Wednesday, November 10th

8:00-9:00 a.m.

O’Dell Elementary School Library

Parents are invited to enjoy a cup of coffee and visit with Mrs. Ceci, Mrs. Reedy, Mr. Claunch, and Mrs. Welch.

* Please note - this event is for parents/guardians only. Students will be in their classrooms during this time.

PTA Pastries With Parents

It’s time to R.S.V.P. for Pastries with Parents! Parents and students will be gathering in the O’Dell courtyard for pastries and beverages provided by O'Dell PTA. Parents will be required to present a valid driver's license or photo ID when checking in to the office.

To accommodate all of our families, this event will be divided out over three days:

7:00-7:45 a.m.

Monday, November 15th - - Last Name A-H

Tuesday, November 16th - - Last Name I-Q

Wednesday, November 17th - - Last Name R-Z

O'Dell PTA would greatly appreciate your turning in an R.S.V.P. by clicking on this link https://www.eventbrite.com/.../pastries-with-parents...

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O'Dell 2021-2022 Yearbook Cover Contest Winners

Congratulations to our yearbook art contest winners!

Front cover: Gatlin Davis

Back cover: Addilynn Huston

O'Dell PTA would like to thank every 5th grade student who entered the contest because all of the pieces were amazing! Thank you also to our art teacher, Mrs. Brignon, for helping facilitate the contest!

O'Dell PTA Spirit Night at Lucy's

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Watch D.O.G.S.

Our Watch D.O.G.S. Program has begun and is going great! Watch D.O.G.S. is a program that allows for fathers/father figures to participate as volunteers on our campus and provides positive male role models for our students. Please follow these three steps if you are interested in participating in Watch D.O.G.S.:

1) Click on this link to review the district volunteer expectations prior to submitting the background check form https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/123D5uy_7eCI9ZOcK9f2VLNjc7XFtNd_YK4hB97Qci-Q/edit#slide=id.p

2) Go to the Google form link below to express your interest in participating in the program.

Once your completed background check has been received, Mrs. Welch will contact you so you can sign up for a specific date/time to serve in our Watch D.O.G.S. Program. We are so excited to see you on campus soon! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to Mrs. Welch via email lauriwelch@celinaisd.com or by calling 469-742-9106.



Early Pick Up at the End of the Day

Parents wanting to pick up their children early from school must do so prior to 3:00 p.m. Parents arriving after 3:00 p.m. will need to use the carpool line.

November Teacher and Staff Birthdays

Lauri Welch - Nov. 8

Corrie Blackmon - Nov. 8

Molly Anderson - Nov. 14

Leigh Ann Baker - Nov. 15

Julie Dobbins - Nov. 16

The Counselor's Corner

GRATITUDE CONVERSATION STARTER: Talk about why you were grateful for the teachers and mentors in your life then ask your children why they are grateful for theirs. Have they had a favorite teacher? If so, who? What makes that teacher a favorite? If they haven’t had a favorite yet, find out what makes a great teacher in their eyes.

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O'Dell Elementary Campus Calendar

Click on the button to view upcoming events at our school.

Lunch Information

Menu for November 8-12

Monday - Pepperoni pizza, Bobcat potato bowl

Tuesday - Spaghetti with meatballs, Max stick cheese

Wednesday - Chicken nachos, Cheese pizza

Thursday - Chicken sandwich, Corny dog

Friday - Super nachos, Calzone

1st grade Lunch Sign-Up Genius - November 2021

10:30-11:00 a.m.


2nd grade Lunch Sign-Up Genius - November 2021

11:00-11:30 a.m.


3rd grade Lunch Sign-Up Genius - November 2021

11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.


4th grade Lunch Sign-Up Genius - November 2021

12:00-12:30 p.m.


5th grade Lunch Sign-Up Genius - November 2021

12:30-1:00 p.m.


Contact Us

* Office # 469-742-9106

* Fax # 214-851-3667

* Report an absence or submit absence note from doctor/dentist - email doesattendance@celinaisd.com

* Website - www.celinaisd.com

* Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/celinaodellelementary

School Hours: 7:55 a.m.-3:25 p.m.

Doors Open: 7:20 a.m.