O'Dell Elementary Campus News

Thursday, September 16, 2021

EARLY RELEASE FOR CELINA HOMECOMING - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH

* Dismissal will begin at 12:00 p.m.

* Students will eat lunch in their homeroom classes that day at 10:15 a.m.

* Bus schedules will be adjusted to run for early release.

O'Dell PTA Homecoming Fundraiser with Jimbo's Pizza

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O'Dell PTA Spirit Wear for Sale

Show your Bobcat Pride! O'Dell PTA has some inventory left in stock! Check out those items here: Current In Sock Spirit Wear


O'Dell PTA is also gearing up for cooler temperatures. The fall line can be pre-ordered through the online store at this link: O'Dell Fall Spirit Wear . All fall orders will be delivered October 13th.

5th Grade Contest for Yearbook cover design

5th Grade students are invited to design a yearbook cover for the 2021-2022 O’Dell yearbook. PTA will choose one winning design for the front cover and one winning design for the back cover. The theme is - CIRCUS! Please include the following phrase in your cover design:


O’Dell Elementary -The Greatest School on Earth


Things to Remember:

*Use 8 1/2 x 11 paper (normal paper size)

*Add color

*Cover all pencil sketching with a dark pen or marker

*Include your full name and homeroom teacher on the back


All entries are due by September 30th. You can turn in your design entry to Mrs. Brignon in the Art Room. Students will have pockets of time to work on their cover design in Art class. They may work at home to have more time.

School pictures

* Picture proofs will be available to view online at shop.legacystudios.com in about 1-2 weeks.


* Legacy Studios keeps online photo galleries active for a year so parents can buy pictures as long as the gallery is open.


* All purchases are online. No cash or checks will be accepted.

International Dot Day

Wednesday, September 22nd


Everyone is encouraged to wear dots in celebration of the book The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds. This book encourages us to make our mark and see where it takes us. O'Dell students and staff are official Dot Day ambassadors!

kids beach club begins Tuesday, September 21st

Kids Beach Club is a fun, free, non-denominational, faith-based program led by trained volunteers for 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade students. Students enjoy games, have snacks, sing worship songs, and learn character-building principles. Beach Club will meet on Tuesdays in the cafeteria from 3:15-4:30 p.m. beginning September 21st.

There is no cost to attend, but your child must be registered at kidsbeachclub.org/clubs/Texas/odell-elementary. If you have any questions, please contact Lori Franklin at 972-382-3171 or lori@fbccelina.org.

From the Counselor's Corner

RESPECT CONVERSATION STARTER: How does it feel to be respected? How does it feel to be disrespected? Who are the most respectful people you know?


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O'Dell Elementary Campus Calendar

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

Lunch Information

Menu September 20-24

Monday - Calzone, Chicken sandwich

Tuesday - Max stick cheese, Chicken nuggets

Wednesday - Pepperoni pizza, Hot dog

Thursday - Crispito, Chicken sandwich

Friday (Early release at 12:00 p.m.) - Corny dog, Cheeseburger


1st grade

10:30-11:00 a.m.

Link to 1st Grade Lunch Visitor Sign-up Genius - September:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094caead28a3fa7-1stgrade


2nd grade

11:00-11:30 a.m.

Link to 2nd Grade Lunch Visitor Sign-up Genius - September:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094caead28a3fa7-2ndgrade


3rd grade

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

Link to 3rd Grade Lunch Visitor Sign-up Genius - September:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094caead28a3fa7-3rdgrade


4th grade

12:00-12:30 p.m.

Link to 4th Grade Lunch Visitor Sign-up Genius - September:

https://www.signupgenius.com/index.cfm?go=s.signup&urlid=10c094caead28a3fa7-4thgrade&view=standard


5th grade

12:30-1:00 p.m.

Link to 5th Grade Lunch Visitor Sign-up Genius - September:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094caead28a3fa7-5thgrade

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.