Eagle Express

February 2017

Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, Presidents’ Day…It’s February!

Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, Presidents’ Day…It’s February!

Kind is Cool, 6 more weeks of winter predicted by Punxsutawney Phil, Donald Trump is the 45th U.S. President, Boat Club Road is expanding and your students are “Playing , Learning and Leading” at EMES!

Playing, learning and leading takes heart! We are promoting heart healthy living through a few extra events this month:


  • · Jump Rope for Heart on February 22
  • · Empathy exploration in the computer lab with Mrs. Smith and Mr. Hohman
  • · EMS-ISD's 1st Annual “Have a Heart For Reading” book drive, Feb. 7-21
  • · Classroom discussions on “Kind is Cool”
  • · Valentine’s Day grade level parties on February 14 @ 1:30-2:30 pm.


These are just a few of the ways we are promoting heart healthy living this month.

Thank you for supporting EMES with your heart, time and amazing children! We love being partners with you in educating your heart-filled children.


Kindest regards,

Terri Floyd


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Your Thoughts Matter! Please take the District/School Climate Survey between January 31- February 14

Mark Your Calendars:

FEBRUARY

BLACK HISTORY MONTH

SCHOOL COUNSELOR WEEK; FEB. 6-10

EMS BOOK DRIVE, FEB. 7-21

TEXAS PUBLIC SCHOOL WEEK, FEB. 27-MARCH 3


2nd: 100th Day of School

3rd: "2nd Cup of Coffee" with the principal 9:15-10:15 AM

6th: PTA Directory Art Contest DUE

PTA Board Meeting 8:45 AM

9th, 10th and 13th: Val-o-grams on Sale during Lunch (25 cents each)

11th: Breakfast and Building with Dads 8:45-10:00 AM Breakfast & Building

10-12:00 PM Join our Watch Dog Dads to help beautify our campus

14th: Valentine's Day Classroom Parties 1:30 - 2:30 PM

15th: 4th Grade Field Trip

21st: PTA Spirit Night

22nd: Jump Rope for Heart

24th: Eagle Assembly 7:45 -8:45 Gym 3rd Grade Performance

27-Mar. 3rd: TEXAS PUBLIC SCHOOL WEEK


March 2nd: Open House "A Night in the Museum"

5:30 - 6:30: Food Trucks

6:00: PTA General Meeting

6:30 - 8:00: "A Night in the Museum"

Be Vocabulous!

Feb. 6- Feb. 17

K: Vivacious: Full of life & spirit, lively, animated, energetic

1: Unruly: Not easy to rule, manage, or control

2: Elaborate: To give and add details, to say or write more

3: Incredulous: Not ready to believe; doubting

4: Characteristic: A special feature of an organism

5: Demonstrate: To show clearly to other people


Feb. 20-March 3

K: Astonish: To surprise or amaze

1: Prevalent: Common, frequent, widespread, dominant

2: Lethargic: Without energy

3: Delectable: Delicious and savory

4: Contemplate: To look at or think about for a long time

5: Persevere: To continue despite obstacles, to persist



For online activities with these words go to "Be Vocabulous" EME Vocabulary Program for 2016- 2017

https://www.smore.com/spx2y