The Pink Press

Here's What's Happening at Pink

Reflection and Renewal

Pink Elementary's Federal School Report Card

As part of our obligation under the Federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB), we are sharing information about the performance of our district and campus. Federal Report Cards for the state, the district, and each of the district’s campuses are now available on the district’s website at this link: www.friscoisd.org or are also available on the Texas Education Agency’s website at:

http://tea.texas.gov/About_TEA/Laws_and_Rules/NCLB_and_ESEA/NCLB-ESEA_Resources/Federal_Report_Card/.


Information on the report cards includes: student achievement by proficiency level, performance on state annual measurable objectives, teacher quality data and more. For a more detailed explanation about the contents of the report card, please click the button below.


If you have difficulty accessing the information from the website, hard copies of the reports are available at the district or campus office. If you have questions about the information, please contact Mrs. Record.

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Pink's 1st Annual Health Fair
Walk to School Day at Pink
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STAAR Testing at Pink

We are approaching the time of year when students will be participating in the Texas Student Assessment Program. Please remember the following dates. Visitors will not be allowed in the school building on testing days. Maintaining the security and integrity of the testing of our state assessment program is important to us, and we want to have an optimum testing opportunity for our students! Don’t forget, for those testing, a good night’s sleep and breakfast will help set the stage for a successful testing day. Please send a healthy snack and water as well.


STAAR Testing – State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness

& TELPAS- Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment

3rd-5th Grade


Tuesday, March 22nd TELPAS – no visitors in Pod 1

Tuesday, March 29th 4th Grade Writing & 5th Grade Math

Wednesday, March 30th 5th Grade Reading

Thursday, March 31st Make-Up Testing

Friday, April 1st Make-Up Testing


Monday, May 9th 3rd & 4th Grade Math

Tuesday, May 10th 3rd & 4th Grade Reading

Wednesday, May 11th 5th Grade Science

Thursday, May 12th Make-Up Testing

Friday, May 12th Make-Up Testing


We are so proud of our students and teachers; they have been working hard all year!


Mrs. Andrew, Pink Counselor

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Additional Upcoming Events

Tuesday, March 15th

Fire & Disaster Drill Day


Friday, March 18th

Good Morning Pink


Tuesday, March 22nd

Palio's Spirit Day


Thursday, March 24th

STAAR Pep Rally

2:00 p.m.


Friday, March 25th

Good Friday-NO SCHOOL


Tuesday, March 29th-Wednesday, March 30th

STAAR Testing

4th Grade Writing

5th Grade Math & Reading


Wednesday, March 30th

1st Grade Sharkarosa Field Trip

9:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Thursday, March 31st

3rd 9 Weeks Report Cards Sent Home

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Shark Tank & City Proposals at Pink

4th & 5th grade students in our Quest Program at Pink experienced great opportunities prior to Spring Break.


4th grade students had the opportunity to present their one of a kind inventions to 5 tough Sharks (business owners and developers) who challenged the students and asked excellent questions in a simulation much like the TV show Shark Tank. The students ultimately had to choose which Shark to invest with. So much fun!


5th grade students had the opportunity to recite their Change essays written about something they would like to see improved in their community or school to two local city councilman. Topics ranged from the use of Rubix cubes in the classroom to careful planning when developing or building in Frisco. The students were very thoughtful in their writing and expressed great passion for their topic.


We are so very proud of our students and the work they are doing in Quest! Special thanks to their very amazing teacher, Mrs. Misty Lewin! Also, thanks to our special guests for making this an experience of a lifetime for our students. Check the pictures above.

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Telling is Not Tattling: Reporting Bullying

Part of being a safe school at Pink Elementary involves providing a way for students and parents to report when someone has witnessed bullying. There are a few ways to report bullying. Each classroom has yellow forms students can fill out and give to their teacher or turn in to the office. There is also a link on Mrs. Andrew’s website that goes to a confidential form that will be monitored and investigated. You can always email your child’s teacher if you know of a problem happening at school. Thank you for working with our staff to make Pink a safe place to be!


https://sites.google.com/a/friscoisd.org/pink-counselor/

Student Super Star

We want to celebrate your child's accomplishment outside of school with you! So, we are starting something new this year to do just that. You can share your child's accomplishment with us by completing the form by clicking on the box below and we will highlight your child on our school morning broadcast. We are proud of our Pink students and we want to celebrate them as often as we can! Please follow all guidelines outlined on the form for submission.
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Pink Elementary School

Danielle Record, Principal

Cari Owens, Asst. Principal

Jennifer Andrew, Counselor