Monday Minutes

April 1, 2019

Happy Monday!


A huge thank you to the folks that attended the job fair this past weekend. Thank you for representing Bethany so well!


If you have not already sent us your agenda for extended planning, please do so before heading out today. The exit ticket is attached below for your convenience.


Please help me congratulate the following staff members for their service to Plano ISD:


Bryan Bird - 25 years

Carolyn Arlington - 20 years

Alicia Brinlee - 15 years

Shannon Compere - 10 years


Thank you for your continued service to students at Bethany!

Upcoming Events

April 2 - All Pro Dad's Breakfast

April 2 - Extended Planning

April 3 - Principal Meeting (Bryan and Wendy out AM)

April 3- TL Meeting

April 4 - Service Awards banquet, 5:00 PM

April 9 - STAAR Testing (4th - Writing, 5th - Math), no specials

April 10 - STAAR Testing (5th - Reading)

April 10 - Staff Meeting - CANCELLED

April 11 - 2nd grade to OLC, 11:15 AM

April 11 - Bluebonnet Bash, 2:30 PM (4th/5th eligible students)

April 15 - District TL (Kinder AM, 1st PM)

April 15 - Coding experience in the library 3:00 PM

April 16 - District TL (3rd AM, 4th PM)

April 16 - Bryan out AM for district meeting

April 17 - Principal Meeting (Bryan and Wendy out AM)

April 17 - All-Star Choir Performance for Campus - 8:00 AM

April 17 - Bethany All-Star Choir performance, 6:30 PM

April 17 - District TL (2nd AM, 5th PM)

April 17 - TL Meeting

April 18 - Progress Notes go home

April 19 - Student/Teacher Holiday

April 22 - Student/Teacher Holiday

April 25 - Bryan and Wendy our for training

April 25 - Baby shower for Laura Beth Burton 3:00 PM, library

May 1 - Principal Meeting (Bryan and Wendy out AM)

May 2 - Bryan out for district meeting, AM

May 3- Carnival and Glow Run (all staff except paras required to attend) 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM

May 6-10 - Teacher Appreciation Week

May 7 - All-Pro Dad's Breakfast 7:00 AM

May 9 - TOY Banquet 6:30 PM

May 21 - Retirement Reception 3:30 PM

May 23 - Gym closes at 11:00 AM for fifth grade celebration

Instructional Minute

Did you know that April is National Poetry Month? In honor of poets and poetry everywhere, I have attached a link to resources you might find interesting and engaging for students.


https://www.poets.org/national-poetry-month/30-ways-celebrate-national-poetry-month