2018-2019 Parent Newsletter
September 28, 2018 - Issue #7
- Mrs. Cook (100)
- Ms. De Silva
- Mrs. Rowin
- Mrs. Williams (150)
- Mrs. Kudrna (100)
- Mrs. Outlaw
- Ms. Bingham
- Mrs. Vasquez
- Mrs. Hernandez
Our current campus total is 3100. We met our goal 3 weeks early...way to go Vikings! Let's see how many more Golden Tickets we can earn before October 19th.
Grade Level Totals:
1st Grade: 700
2nd Grade: 850
3rd Grade: 450
Running of The Vikings tonight! Be on the track by the tunnel at 6:50.
Football Players and Cheerleaders
Morning Drop-off Reminders
Please remember to follow posted speed limit signs while in school zones, and when using the parking lots. We have several families that park and walk in and we want to make sure all of our students and families are safe.
Picture Day is coming October 10th!
Campus Educational Improvement Committee (CEIC)
GT Fall Referral
Parents of students in grades 1-12 who consent to having their child screened for the
Lago Vista ISD Gifted and Talented Education Program should complete a referral form and return it the student's school by October 15th. Note: Parent consent is obtained each spring for all kindergarten students, so referrals for G/T screening are not accepted for students in kindergarten.
To access the referral form, please visit the Lago Vista ISD Gifted & Talented website at http://www.lagovistaisd.net/default.aspx?name=curr.ins_GT.
PTO Meeting on October 3rd at 5:00 pm in the Library! See you there!
PTO will be conducting a Fundraiser called "Write the Check Campaign". Remember that 100% of the funds collected benefit our school, our students, and our teachers. Donations help purchase new and fun supplies to engage students in hands-on learning in science and technology, sports equipment, field trip scholarships, awards for student achievements, music and art supplies and much more! Forms will be coming home today! The "Write the Check Campaign" will run from September 14th through October 19th.
Thank you everyone that submitted pictures for “Meet the Teacher” & “1st Day of School”. They will appear in this years yearbook! The next photo submission opportunity is for "Running of the Vikings" and "Football player, cheerleader visits". Please try to send these as you take them. Final deadline is November 4th. Grandparents lunch is coming up, please get lots of pictures, deadline to submit for this page of yearbook & category of photos is Sunday, September 9th. Stay plugged into the weekly online newsletter for yearbook announcements and deadlines. Email pictures to LVESyearbook@gmail.com
Thanks for your support in yearbook as all proceeds support the staff and students of LVES!
Want to Volunteer?
You can download the background check form by clicking on the link below:
Completed forms can be dropped at the LVISD Administration building located at 8039 Bar-K Ranch Road. Please allow at least 2 weeks for background checks to process.
We met our attendance goal this week! Way to go Vikings...in addition to meeting our goal, we had one grade level with perfect attendance:-)
Attendance for the week of 9/27/2018: 96.63%
Grade Level Attendance:
EE: 100% - WOOHOO...Perfect attendance!
1st Grade: 96.13%
2nd Grade: 95.69%
3rd Grade: 96.16%
Turn and Talk time in kindergarten as they share what they are going to teach each other in their writing
Hands-on counting and numeracy skills
Another surprise science box delivered to Mrs. Cook today...I wonder what experiments they will be conducting today?
States of Matter, matter in 2nd grade!
So proud of his math work
Book Clubs are always a great way for students to collaborate and talk about books with each other
COLLEGE DAY IS EVERY WEDNESDAY...WEAR YOUR FAVORITE COLLEGE SHIRT!
Character Trait of The Month...
- Treat others with Respect, follow the Golden Rule;
- Be tolerant and accepting of differences;
- Use good manners, not bad language;
- Be considerate of the feelings of others;
- Don't threaten, hit or hurt anyone;
- Deal peacefully with anger, insults, and disagreements.
Students will learn more about this month's character trait in weekly Guidance lessons.
Hello LVES Families! As we approach National Bullying Prevention Month in October, I would like to make sure you are all aware of Lago Vista ISD’s StayAlert system. Lago Vista ISD uses StayALERT to help keep our schools safe. StayALERT is a bilingual, confidential website, e-mail, phone and texting avenue for students, teachers, staff, parents and community members to be able to confidentially report unsafe behaviors, suspicious activities, bullying, acts of violence, harassment, and a host of other potential disruptors to school safety.
Users may anonymously report concerns 24-7-365 via the StayALERT website, an e-mail, a phone call to a recorded and monitored line, or via a text message from a cell phone. Photos and video clips pertaining to the StayALERT report may be included. No special app required! Reportable information will be forwarded in a timely manner to a pre-designated school official for review.
To make a report, use one of the methods below:
Call or Text: (206) 406-6485
Naturally, we also encourage you to report your concerns to your child’s teacher, school counselor, or administrators. It is important to utilize whichever method you or your child are most comfortable with.
¡Hola familias LVES! Cuando nos acercamos al Mes Nacional de Prevención del Acoso Escolar en octubre, me gustaría asegurarme de que todos estén al tanto del sistema StayAlert de Lago Vista ISD. Lago Vista ISD usa StayALERT para ayudar a mantener a nuestras escuelas seguras. StayALERT es un sitio web bilingüe, confidencial, correo electrónico, teléfono y texto para que los estudiantes, maestros, personal, padres y miembros de la comunidad puedan denunciar de manera confidencial comportamientos inseguros, actividades sospechosas, intimidación, actos de violencia, acoso y un host. de otros perturbadores potenciales a la seguridad escolar.
Los usuarios pueden informar de forma anónima las inquietudes 24-7-365 a través del sitio web de StayALERT, un correo electrónico, una llamada telefónica a una línea registrada y monitoreada, o mediante un mensaje de texto desde un teléfono celular. Se pueden incluir fotos y videos pertenecientes al informe StayALERT. No se requiere aplicación especial! La información reportable se enviará de manera oportuna a un funcionario escolar previamente designado para su revisión.
Para hacer un informe, use uno de los siguientes métodos:
Sitio web: stayalert.info
Llamada o texto: (206) 406-6485
Correo electrónico: firstname.lastname@example.org
Naturalmente, también lo alentamos a que informe sus inquietudes al maestro, consejero escolar o administradores de su hijo. Es importante utilizar el método con el que usted o su hijo se sientan más cómodos.
LVES Office Hours
Christine Harris, Administrative Assistant
Registration and Attendance:
Veronica Fidencio, Registrar/Attendance Clerk
Student Emotional Support:
Amy Sexton, Counselor
Tara Roberts, School Nurse
Discipline and School Improvement:
Michelle Jackson, Principal
Missy Howard, Assistant Principal
Mark Your Calendars...
- October 3rd: PTO Meeting, 5:00 pm in Library
- October 8th: Student Holiday/Staff Development Day
- October 10th: Fall Pictures
- October 12th: Football Player and Cheerleaders Visit; 8:00 am
- October 12th: 1st Grade attends LVHS Pep Rally, 10:30-11:30
- October 19th: PTO Fall Festival - details coming soon
- October 26th: Early Release at 11:30; no PM PPCD
- October 26th: Parent/Teacher Conferences
- October 31st: Pumpkin Character Parade
- November 2nd: Football Player and Cheerleaders Visit; 8:00 am
- November 2nd: Kindergarten attends LVHS Pep Rally, 10:30-11:30
- November 7th: PTO Meeting; 5:00 pm in Library
- November 15th: Thanksgiving Lunches for PPCD, Kinder and 2nd Grades
- November 16th: Thanksgiving Lunches for PK, 1st and 3rd Grades
- November 19th-23rd: Thanksgiving Holiday, Student/Staff Holiday