Weekly Rangers Newsletter

Week of May 9th-13th

Celebrations

-A BIG thank you to Robyn Roberson for putting our wonderful and motivational STAAR movie together for us in such a short amount of time! We have publicized it on our Wetmore and NEISD Facebook pages and we are getting a lot of wonderful feedback! Thank you Wetmore family for coming together and making this happen!! :)


-Our choir had an amazing performance this past Saturday! Thank you Mr. Ely for guiding them and assisting with all the "technical difficulties" that day! :)


-PTA performance went really well! Thank you Heather Kelley and Aaron Ely for showcasing all the wonderful talents that our 1st graders have!


-We have added a new baby to our Wetmore family! Congratulations Heather Mayes!


-Congratulations Christine Perez on becoming a grandmother!!


-Ms. Brooks daughter, Willow Brooks, will be representing Wetmore next Wednesday at the VIA Bus luncheon! Congratulations to her and a big thanks to Jean Perez for always submitting Wetmore art in to this contest!


-Congratulations to Lisa Adams and Carol Mayfield for getting a 100% on their audit! All records and transactions were looked at closely and no discrepancies were found! You guys rock!!!!!! Thank YOU!!


-Congratulations to Mrs. Smith's 2nd grade class for winning this year's Battle of the Books! Thank you to Katina for leading this wonderful event!


-We hope you enjoyed all your treats this week! Very well deserved!!


-Last but not least, Happy Mother's Day to all you mommy's! I hope you get a ton of tlc and rest!!!

Current Events

Monday, 5/9:

-3rd & 4th Math STAAR test

-5th Math STAAR Re-test

-Fitbit Challenge, Day 1


Tuesday,5/10:

-3rd & 4th Reading STAAR test

-5th Reading STAAR Re-test

-Spurs Game


Wednesday, 5/11:

-Happy Birthday Kathy Von Buettner!

-School Nurse Day!

-College T-shirt Day

-VIA luncheon, W.Brooks

-5th Science STAAR Test

-Gift of time after school, NO committee meetings


Thursday, 5/12:

-2nd grade Field Trip

-Katina Wright's baby shower, 3:00, library


Friday, 5/13:

-6 weeks progress reports distributed

-Please assist with decorating the gym after school for graduation event on the 16th.

-Robotics Club, 2:30-4:00

-Last day of RAP

-Last day of MAP

-Fitbit Challenge, Day 5

News/Reminders

* Clarity Survey:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wK5Xy1H59z1DSV2F3T4UCl2X0yFO8BA4LNzv0ghqN1w


All certified staff needs to complete this technology teacher survey by Tuesday, May 24th.


*Teachers~ remember to be adding/updating Compass ISPs. This will be part of the EOY checklist. I encourage you to be working on this now and not waiting until the last week of school. (Repeat)


* During Testing week, you may wear Jeans from the 9th-11th if you pair them with: a motivational STAAR shirts/ or READ shirts(ex. Dr. Seuss), WITH Tennis shoes. (Repeat)


*The EOY assessment window will be April 25th-May 27th. Please take your class in during your regularly scheduled computer time to complete this assessment with them. (Please see 4/18 email from J. Schaefer)

Upcoming Events

May


16th:

-1st annual Senior graduation, 7:30-8:30, Coach Anderson's gym

-Battle of the Books, 4th grade, 9:00, Library

-Fitbit Challenge, Day 8

17th:

-Battle of the books, 3rd grade

-4th grade Field trip

-Safety Patrol Rally, 9:45

18th:

-Happy Birthday Kate Smith!

-College T-shirt Day

-Books are due back to the library

-5th grade visit to Driscroll, 8:45-11:30

-Volunteer Tea Event, 1:00, Library

-Academic Committee Meetings, 3:00

19th:

-Elementary Track & Field, 4 & 5th

20th:

-Last day to turn in MAP attendance sheets to Veronica and enter COMPASS information.

-Last day for CRMS verification

-Leadership Meeting, 9:30

-Field Day!

-Reading Restaurant, 1st grade, 9:30

-Robotics Party, 2:30

-Fitbit Challenge, Day 12

21st:

-Robotics Challenge, Churchill HS

23rd:

-Happy Birthday Jennifer Hoxie!

-District battle of the books here at Wetmore, 5:30, both gyms, cafeteria and the library and 1 5th grade classroom will be utilized.

-5th grade EOY of the party

-Fitibit Challenge, Day 15

-Retention Meetings during grade level conferences

24th:

-Last day to complete Technology clarity survey

-CIC working on CIP 1/2 a day in the afternoon

25th:

-Summer Reading Event, Library

26th:

-Summer Reading Event, Library

-5th grade Field trip

27th:

-PTA Spirit Shop

-Kinder sing-a-long, 8:30 a.m.

-EOY GT meeting (S. Sauter)

-Fat Friday, provided by the office staff

-Last day to log in hours for Fitbit Challenge, Turn in May LIM calendars into Coach

28th:

City wide Bike Rodeo

30th:

-Memorial Day Holiday

31st:
-Leaders of the past & present museum

-Leadership synergizing meeting, 11:00


June

1st:

-Happy Birthday George Roberts!

-Leaders of the past & present museum

-Summer safety & water fun!

2nd:

-Happy Birthday Heather Knox!

-Last day of school!

6th:

-MacArthur Graduation