Coyote News

October 2019

A Note From Ms. Hill

Dear Starr Families:

October is an exciting month at Starr Elementary. Our first eLearning day will take place on Monday, October 7th. Students will NOT report to school on this day. Our staff does encourage families to bring their students with them to parent/teacher conferences. Take a look at the parent eLearning links below for more information.

eLearning Parent FAQ (English)

eLearning Parent FAQ (Spanish)

Starr's Harvest of Great Reads will take place on Thursday, October 10th from 5:00-6:30p.m. at Starr Elementary. All are welcome to enjoy an evening of free books, prizes, animal encounters, literacy games, and dinner. The Book Fair will also be available in the library. Starr Staff encourages family involvement. Please help us support our Starr Coyotes by attending this great event. #starrshines

Dates to Remember:

  • October 2nd- Custodian Appreciation Day (Thank you Mr. Jack and Mr. Madden!)
  • October 7th- eLearning Day/Parent-Teacher Conferences (11:00a.m.-7:00p.m.)
  • October 7-11th- Book Fair
  • October 10th- Harvest of Great Reads (5:00-6:30p.m.)
  • October 11th- Kindergarten Field Trip
  • October 14-18th- Fall Break (No School)
  • October 21-25th- Bus Driver Appreciation Week
  • October 21st- PTO Meeting (3:00p.m.)
  • October 22nd- Picture Retake Day
  • October 25th- 3rd Grade Field Trip
  • October 29-30th- Mobile Dentist

Be sure to follow us on Facebook or Twitter to see our students shining bright!

Starr's Mission: Preparing students for their future, not our past.

Motto: Starr treasures academics, respect, and responsibility!


Ms. Mallory Hill


Starr Elementary School

Harvest of Great Reads

Word of the Month

Good Behavior Party

On September 13th, all students who received zero office referrals participated in a Popcorn and Electronics Party. The next Good Behavior Party will be a Parachute Party on November 1st.


The following classes celebrated with a Popsicle Party on September 30th. These classes earned the highest percentage of positive points on ClassDojo for their grade level. Way to go!

  • Kindergarten: Ms. Kuhn
  • First Grade: Mrs. Ross
  • Second Grade: Mrs. Makovic
  • Third Grade: Mr. Allen
  • Fourth Grade: Ms. Miller

October's winners will earn extra recess!

World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser

PTO's World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser will continue until October 9th. Starr students are selling a lot of chocolate. Prizes for selling chocolate will be given out on Thursday, October 24th. Great job, Coyotes!

Helpful Information

Please refer to our Student Code of Conduct and/or Starr's Family Guide for lots of great information. Copies of these documents are available at the front entrance of the school.

Student Code of Conduct

Starr Family Guide