Week at a Glance (WAG)

Week of October 21-25

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Travis will be a polling site on election day. On November 5, staff members who normally park in the shared parking lot between Sam Houston and our school are asked to park in the back to free up parking spaces for voters. We will not use the auditorium to enter or exit the building on this day.
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Travis Teachers Vote!

To put some fun in to voting for the upcoming bond, we are having an incentive for staff members. Bring your "I Voted" stickers to fill up our 100's chart by the end of the school day on Friday, Oct. 25. If we have 100% participation from all staff, everyone will have jeans through December AND an extra 30 minutes at lunch! You can bring your sticker, your neighbor's sticker, your significat other's sticker...all are welcome! All you have to do is place the sticker in a square and write your last name on it for every sticker you affix. The chart will be in the PLC Room.

Week at a Glance

Team meetings this week: 6th, Leadership

Library: 5th Grade

  • M: Lesson Plans due in Forethought by 8 a.m.; Block Walking 4:30-5:15 p.m.
  • T: Tuesday Folders Go Home; ASAP Begins on Tuesdays After School; Choir Fall Concert 5:30-6 p.m.
  • W: Clubs 8:05-8:35
  • Th: PLC Meetings; 6th Math CA2; Dr. Phillips Visiting Campus 9:45-11; ASAP Begins on Thursdays After School; Newcomer Meeting 5:30-6:15
  • F: Snapshot Day
  • Saturday: Healthy Kids Festival at Travis-All community is invited
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Mark Your Calendar

October:

  • 26: Healthy Kids Festival; 6th Choir Solo Contest
  • 28: Flu Shots 7:30-9:30 (sign up in lounge)
  • 29: Group Pictures/Indiv. Retakes; Foundations PACT Committee Meeting
  • 30: 6th ELA Half Day District Meeting (AM or PM); Holiday Assistance Sign Up
  • 31: Happy Halloween!!

November:


  • 1: New Teacher Meeting in PLC Room
  • 4: Mentor/Mentee Day; Faculty & Committee Meetings
  • 5: Election Day; Foundations PACT Team at Training All Day; Travis is a Polling Site
  • 6: 5th Math BM1-NO CLUBS
  • 8: Progress Report Grades Due by 4:45 for IPR2
  • 11: No school for students; Planning Day for all contents
  • 13: Lunch and Learn
  • 18-22: Generation Texas Week
  • 18: Mitchell Intermediate Visits Travis
  • 19: 5 Rdg BM1; Foundations PACT Meeting
  • 20: 6 Rdg BM1; NO CLUBS
  • 21: Assistance Pick Up
  • 22: Kona Ice Day
  • 25-29: Thanksgiving Holidays- No School for Students or Staff

October Birthdays

October:

1- Laura Henderson

11- Karri Raverty

16- Nathalie Paulder

26- Samantha Ihnen

26- Lilia Sanchez

28- Lisa Archey

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Teachers' Corner

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