Week of February 28, 2022

Brock Intent to Return 2022-2023

If you have already filled out the form, you do not need to fill it out again.

It is important that we have correct residency information in order to plan for and staff the 2022-2023 school year. Your help will allow us to prepare for our students for next year. Please complete the information on this form and submit it by Friday, March 11, 2022. Thank you for the opportunity to partner with you in your child's education. Please complete a separate form for each of your Brock students.

Big picture

Mrs. K's Counseling Corner

Week of February 28, 2022

"Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education."

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Our "Essential 36" manner of the week: “Learn from your mistakes and move forward.”

  • Mrs. Hawthorne’s 1st grade class amazed us on the morning announcements last week! Mrs. Lengyel’s 1st grade class will assist this week.

  • For fun family activities around the area, click on this week’s edition of Kids Out and About. You can also sign up for their weekly newsletter.

  • Check out the latest edition of The Parent and Family Engagement Connection provided by Education Service Center 16: This issue features tips for overcoming test anxiety, ideas for families to promote social and emotional learning at home, ways to jumpstart the new year with your family and lots of other goodies!

  • Mrs. K’s new quote of the week, borrowed from “The Parent and Family Engagement Connection” newsletter: “Parents need to fill a child’s bucket of self-esteem so high that the rest of the world can’t poke enough holes to drain it dry.” Alvin Price


  • Kerr Middle School’s 6th grade Parent Information Night will be March 3, 2022 from 6:00-7:00 pm. Parents should park in the east lot and enter through the gym. For more information, visit the Kerr MS link through BISD.

  • Update: Counselors from Kerr MS will be here during rotations on Wednesday, March 9 to discuss choice sheets for course selections!

The BISD Counselors have created a community resource list, so if your family is in need of assistance (economic, family support, crisis/emergency, health/wellness, or mental health), please contact Mrs. K. at 817-245-3800 or email jennifer.kirkpatrick@bisdmail.net. All information is kept confidential.

*****As always, Mrs. Kirkpatrick is here to serve you and your children! Stay well!*****

Big picture

Brock Upcoming Events

Read Across America Week

Spring Picture Day has changed to April 4th

Thursday, March 3rd- Kerr, 6th Grade Parent Night @ Kerr Middle School 6:00-7:00

Saturday, March 5th- BISD Middle School Beginner Band Instrument Selection @ Kerr Middle School 1320 E Hidden Creek Parkway

9:00 am to 12:00 pm (last name A-L)

1:00 to 4:00 pm (last name M-Z)

Monday, March 7th- 11th- Spring Book Fair

Wednesday, March 9th- Kerr MS Counselors visits Brock

Thursday, March 10th- Open House 5:30-7:00

Monday, March 14th-18th- Spring Break