STAR Staff Newsletter

Week of February 10 - 14, 2014

A Word from Mrs. Erb

Just a special thank you to everyone for all of your help and support last week! With the snow, 2 hour delay and some other things, sounds like it was a crazy week. I would not have been able to do it without you.


Check out the background on this newsletter - it is a picture from the back porch of my parents house in Ohio (taken 2/9/14 in am)

This Week at a Glance

Monday 2/10/14

All teams to meet to go over to do items in newsletter and watch videos together Monday's were blocked off of all calendars for Meeting of the Minds, which will start up again on 2/17/14 - please plan accordingly - we will meet in the Conference room - they will be limited to 30 minutes - please accept appointment

Read Dr. Reid's letter to the parents regarding last weeks weather

Check your grade level Edmodo group that you created - lots of important information

PTA Board Meeting - 5:30 p.m.

Strong Father's/Strong Families Science Night 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Book Fair - evening hours


Tuesday - Friday

Book Fair


Thursday 2/13/14

Action Team Meetings - Grade Level Data disaggregation - agenda will be provided and specialists and co-curr will be assigned to a grade level


Friday 2/14/2014

No VESTED team meetings due to Valentine's PartieTeam Leads should send an invite to me via outlook calendar so I know the time of the parties

Statistically Speaking...

Last week's newsletter analytics -


  • 1 visitor spent less than a minute reading the newsletter
  • 17 visitors spent exactly one minute
  • 3 visitors spent between 2 and 5 minutes
  • 2 visitors spent between 5 - 10 minutes
  • 3 visitors spent more than 10 minutes reading the newsletter
  • 26 total visitors to the newsletter
  • 27 total classroom teachers at WRES
  • 57 recipients of newsletter
  • 2 teachers signed up for 15 minute walkthroughs
  • 7 teachers watched the Guided Reading video link