Volume 4 - November 2019
Mark Your Calendars
1 - Kinder Field Trip and 1st Grade Field Trip - Crayola Experience
4-8 - 12-week Benchmarks: ELA 3-6, Math 3-6, Science 3-6,
4 - SOARing Celebration for Kinder - Cafeteria - 8:15-8:45
8 - 6th Field Trip - Dallas Museum of Art
11 - Breakfast of Champions (Veteran's Day Celebration) - 7:30-9:30
12 - Fantastic Teeth Program - 8:00-9:15
13 - 4th Grade Field Trip - AHS - PAC
14 - 5th Grade STEAM Center
14 - 5:00 PTA Board & 5:30 PTA General Meeting
14 - Thanksgiving Feast - 6:00-7:30
20 - Re-take Picture Day
22 - Early Release Day
25-29 - Thanksgiving Break
December 17th, 2019
This is a great opportunity for students to be creative, experience the scientific process and learn something about the world that interests them.
Restrictions: Students may not use animals or open flame in their experiments.
To register: The bottom portion of this form must be filled and signed by the parent/guardian and submitted to the Science Fair Coordinator (Mr. McDaniel), via your classroom teacher no later than November 5th.
Student Name: ______________________ Teacher Name: _____________________
Parent/Guardian Signature: ________________ Email/Phone: ____________________
Name of Project: ____________________________
Question being investigated: _____________________________________________
Will you want a display board? (Circle one) Yes No
You child will receive a Science Fair Packet with all the requirements once your science fair registration is received.
NEWSLETTER FROM THE COUNSELOR
Patricia Chavez, M.Ed., LSC
Boyd Elementary School Counselor
(972) 727-0560 ext. 0852
UIL Meetings scheduled on:
Monday, November 4
Monday, November 11
Monday, November 18
Monday, December 2
Monday, December 9
Monday, December 16
Wear your UIL shirt on Mondays!
Celebrating Our Veterans and First Responders
We will provide breakfast for the honored CHAMPION and the student(s) that invited them at 7:30 AM on November 11, 2019. They will be honored by all our students with a "walk of champions" around our school and will be the guests of honor at a special performance at 8:15 AM.
Its time to order your yearbook!
Don't forget to place your orders for the 2019-2020 Boyd Elementary Yearbook. Yearbooks are $30.
You can place the order online directly at www.jostens.com or by sending in the order form with either cash or a check.
These memories will last a lifetime and this year's story is just the beginning
ACO Holiday Gifts Giving for Children
Allen Community Outreach (ACO) will serve as the registration and distribution for Toys For Tots to children, ages 0-16 who attend school in ALLEN ISD ONLY. All school age students need to be enrolled in an Allen ISD school. For information on receiving toys in other areas, please visit ToysForTots.org.
The deadline for registering to receive toys is:
Forms are online please go to ACO website and click on Holiday help link and follow directions. If you are not able to access, online please call or visit ACO.
801 East Main Street
Allen TX 75002
ACO Regalos de Navidad
ACO servirá como registro y distribución de Toys For Tots a niños, de 0 a 16 años, que viven SOLAMENTE dentro de los límites del distrito escolar de ALLEN.
La fecha límite para registrarse para recibir juguetes es: Viernes, 11/22/2019.
La fecha de distribución es el Miércoles, 12/18/19 en la Iglesia First United Methodist Church,
601 S. Greenville Ave., Allen, TX 75002.
(Para recoger, por favor proporcione una identificación con fotografia de la persona que completo la solicitud). La aplicacion se hace en linea red pero si tience dificultad por favor llame al ACO directamente para ayuda.
801 E. Main Street
Allen TX 75002
A Note from the Librarian
During November your student will be learning about two programs, Tumblebooks and Overdrive, that provide online books in English and Spanish to students for free.
Both programs can be logged on to at home through the Boyd Library Website “Ebook Resources”. https://www.allenisd.org/Page/20589
Both Tumblebooks and Overdrive have apps that can be downloaded for free on to any phone or tablet. The Tumblebooks app is under the same name while the Overdrive app is named Sora by Overdrive.
Breakfast and Lunch Information
If coming to eat with your child, please bring your ID to enter the building. You will only be allowed to eat with your own child (no friends).
Adults & Guests & Siblings: $2.20
Reduced price $0.30 or Free for qualifying students
Adults & Guests & Siblings: $3.75
Reduced price $0.40 or Free for qualifying students
(Application must be completed each year)
Alton Boyd Elementary School
800 S Jupiter
Principal: Judith Coffman
Asst. Principal: Lara Mercer
Asst. Principal: Wendy Williams
Secretary: Elaine Gamboa
Registration: Terri Rosales
Receptionist: Gabby Villegas
Nurse: Terry Phillips
Counselor: Patricia Chavez
CARE: Marison Puterbaugh
Campus Intervention Specialist (CIS): Yessica Schessler
Boyd PTA President: Trina Harmeson