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Off to a Great First Week

1st, 2nd & 3rd Grade Curriculum Night

Tuesday, Sep. 1st, 6pm

MCAULIFFE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Highland Village, TX, United States

Highland Village, TX

This is an important night to learn about the academic expectations for your kiddo. Please make plans to attend. The meeting with be approximately 1 hour.

Unique Environment Attracts New Families

Thanks to LISD's parental choice opportunities, McAuliffe is not only welcoming the community families this year, but we also welcome 159 students who CHOSE McA! Wow! That's about 32% of our population!
We open our 2015-16 doors with 508 wonderful students, and every single one is extra special. We look forward to providing each child the very best education we possibly can.
Whether you have chosen McA specifically or you just happened to move to the neighborhood, we are super excited to collaborate with you on your child's education. Please don't hesitate to reach out to your child's teacher or any of the school administrators if there is something that you need.
It's going to be an amazing year and we look forward to the journey!

Highland Village Night at SMU v. UNT Game on Sept. 12

The entire community is invited to attend the SMU v. UNT game. Tickets are $15. Kick-off is 6 pm on September 12 at Gerald Ford Stadium in Dallas.


Link to tickets

Link to Mustang Apparel

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Kindergarten Meet Your Teacher/Curriculum Night

Wednesday, Sep. 2nd, 6pm

MCAULIFFE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Highland Village, TX, United States

Highland Village, TX

After an amazing week last week, it's time to get down to business! This is a great opportunity to get to know your child's teacher better and learn more about the academic expectations of Kindergarten!

Have You Completed Your Background Check?

We ask that every parent and even grandparent complete the background check just in case you ever want to supervise a field trip, read to a class, help out in the cafeteria... It's quick and easy.
Use the Parent pull down tab on the www.lisd.net website and go to volunteers/background checks or go there directly using this link VOLUNTEER BACKGROUND.

Join PTA Today!

Have you joined PTA!? Every single student benefits from our amazing PTA. They bring in wonderful programs for our students, pay for buses for our field trips, maintain books in the library, assist with the costs of class parties, volunteer, tutor, and SO MUCH MORE!
Please consider being a part of the PTA!
Access the membership form here!

Thanks to everyone who came to the Room Mom and Volunteer Round-up on Friday! It was a wonderful turnout! Thank you!

iPad Distribution and Updates

Our goal is to get the iPads back to the students by Wednesday or Thursday. We want to make sure they are safe and students only have access to educational, age appropriate content. Thank you for your patience.

Please remind your students that these devices are for educational purposes.

4th & 5th Curriculum Night/GT/MTA

Thursday, Sep. 3rd, 6pm

MCAULIFFE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Highland Village, TX, United States

Highland Village, TX

This is an important night to learn about the academic expectations for your kiddo. Please make plans to attend. The meeting with be approximately 1 hour.

The Fork and Pencil is Saturday, September 12


Exciting new additions, and a great band await you!

Valet parking is coming to this year's event! And Limelight, an Emerald City Band, will play as you dance the night away! But your favorite things haven't changed... Local restaurants, great beverages, and fun auction items are still part of the evening! Visit lisdef.com/forkandpencil if you still need tickets! And watch our Facebook and Twitter for updates on available auction items and participating restaurants!

Don't Forget to Order Your Field Day Shirts

Shirt orders are due to Coach Baker by Friday, September 4. Order forms were sent home with all of the students. Additional forms are on the counter in the office.

Social Media Connections

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