Weekly Principal's Newsletter

Week of May 10, 2021

Galvan Elementary Updates

STAAR May 11th and 12th Reminders

Kinder thru 2nd Grade Students will be Asynchronous from home these dates. Please make sure to make arrangements for your K-2nd grade children to work from home.

Dress-up Days- Grit, Purpose, and Hope is the Capturing Kids' Heart theme for April

May 14th- Let's Persevere with Flashback to the 1960's and 1970's

Safety Reminders

Please make sure to self-screen your family daily to avoid the spread of COVID-19. If your child has any of the Covid Symptoms please contact our school Nurse Ms. Diaz at 361-878-2800 before returning to school each day. Our priority is Safety First for our school community and everyone's support and cooperation is greatly appreciated!

Everyone have a great and safe week!

Your Proud Principal,

Diana S. Ybarra

Campus Calendar Dates

*May 3-7- Teacher Appreciation Week!

*May 11- STAAR Math 3rd thru 5th Grades (Kinder thru 2nd Asynchronous from home)

*May 12- STAAR Reading 3rd thru 5th Grades (Kinder thru 2nd Asynchronous from home)

*May 13- STAAR Science 5th Grade

*May 14- Coffee with the Principal- 9:00 am

*May 20- Peter Piper's Pizza Family Night

*May 21- Live Stream PK Award Assemble- 9:00 am

*May 24- Live Stream Kinder Award Assembly- 9:00 am

*May 24- Live Stream 1st Grade Award Assembly- 1:00 pm

*May 25- Live Stream 2nd Grade Award Assembly- 1:00 pm

*May 26- Live Stream 3rd Grade Award Assembly- 9:00 am

*May 26- Live Stream 4th Grade Award Assembly- 1:00 pm

*May 27- Live Stream 5th Grade Award Assembly- 8:30 am

Attendance Incentive

Students who attend school Monday thru Thursday have free dress code every Friday.


Students that are learning remotely turn in their assignments by end of day through Canvas to their teacher.

Dress Code

Students may wear any solid color shirt with jeans or khaki without any holes.


Parents/Guardians at this time please refrain from dropping off lunches or donating snacks to the class due to COVID-19 circumstances. We appreciate your support and understanding.

Spirit Dress-up Days May 17-21, 2021

Galvan Explorers have GRIT to finish the year with Perseverance!

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