PARENT NEWSLETTER

November 16 - November 20

Excellence: Every child, Every day!

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Parents,


Parents this is the final week before the Thanksgiving Holiday. We all still have things to be thankful for during these times. The staff at Martin Weiss hopes you stay safe during the holiday season.


Parents and staff working together will have the highest impact on student achievement.


Padres, esta es la última semana antes de las vacaciones de Acción de Gracias. Todos todavía tenemos cosas por las que estar agradecidos durante estos tiempos. El personal de Martin Weiss espera que se mantenga seguro durante la temporada navideña.


Los padres y el personal que trabajan juntos tendrán el mayor impacto en el rendimiento de los estudiantes.

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REMINDER - CLEAR BACKPACKS ONLY

Upcoming Dates

November 17 : Repot Cards Issued


November 23-27: Thanksgiving Break-No School

Attendance Matters

Parents you can now check to see if your student has a warning letter because of their attendance. Please click on the link below for instructions on how to see if your child has been issued a warning letter. If your child receives a warning letter , the school will call you for a conference.


Padres, ahora pueden verificar si su hijo tiene una carta de advertencia debido a su asistencia. Haga clic en el enlace a continuación para obtener instrucciones sobre cómo ver si su hijo ha recibido una carta de advertencia. Si su hijo recibe una carta de advertencia, la escuela lo llamará para una conferencia.

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Mandatory Health Screening for Virtual Learners

As per state of Texas and DISD requirements; all students in grades PreK-4, Kinder, 1st, 3rd and 5th grades must have mandatory health screenings done on campus. Attached are the health screening letters along with the link for parents to signup. Due to Covid-19 protocols, parents must signup for a specific date/time to have their student’s screenings performed on campus.


Hearing, Vision and Spinal Screening Signup Link:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D4FA5AC2BA5FDCE9-hearing

Daily Home Screening

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HotSpot Request/ Solicitud de HotSpot

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If you need internet access please click on the link above. We will contact you once your hotspots have arrived to the campus.


Si necesita acceso a Internet, haga clic en el enlace de arriba. Nos comunicaremos con usted una vez que sus puntos de acceso hayan llegado al campus.

Thoughtful Thursdays

Thoughtful Thursdays are hands-on experiences designed for families, parents, students, and caregivers. In November, participants will publish a Family Children’s Book through the application Pages.

*students encouraged to attend*


Part 1- November 12th 5:30-6:30pm

Part 2- November 19th 5:30-6:30pm

http://bit.ly/DallasISDThoughtfulThursday



Spanish version



JOIN THOUGHTFUL THURSDAY HERE

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Counseling Services

Parent Request for Counseling Services

Are you concerned about your child and need to speak with the school counselor?

Ms. Daniels can be reached at 972-749-4024.

If after hours, please complete the google form below and I will contact you within 24 hours.

If it is an emergency, please call 911.


https://forms.gle/7nxa6xFEuutpoy8W9

Weiss Food Pantry is OPEN!!!!!!

Please complete the google form below to be added to the REMIND group regarding the food pantry. This week food distribution will be Wednesday, November 4th from 11am -1 pm. It will be a drive up food distribution in the circular driveway of the school. YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER on the Google Form to receive food at the distribution. If you have any questions, please call the school counselor at 972-749-4024 or text ‪(972) 913-6707‬.


Complete el formulario de Google a continuación para que se agregue a las REMIND con la despensa de alimentos. Esta semana la distribución de alimentos será el miércoles 4 de noviembre de 11 am a 1 pm. Será una distribución de comida en el camino circular de la escuela. DEBE PREINSCRIBIRSE en el formulario de Google para recibir alimentos en la distribución. Si tiene alguna pregunta, llame al consejero de la escuela al 972-749-4024 o envíe un mensaje de texto al (972) 913-6707.

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Habit of the Week - Habit 4 - Think Win Win

We are proud to say our chosen and CASEL approved SEL curriculum is

Leader In Me -The 7 Habits of Happy Kids!!!

Our students love the opportunity to develop their leadership skills.

This program focuses on your child's Social Emotional Learning while allowing your child to grow and learn how to handle situations in a positive manner.

They learn how to practice the 7 Habits and many students can explain all 7 in detail.

Parent Survey

The Family & Community Engagement Office has developed a family engagement survey to assess the welcoming and engaging environment of each campus in Dallas ISD.

Please complete the survey by December 2, 2020

https://forms.gle/auqWgJW9w1dBcpHZA

Help with Rent and Utilities for Dallas Residents

Search for free or reduced cost services like medical care, food, job training, and more.

Diaper Day at Red Bird Mall

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THANKSGIVING FOR OAK CLIFF

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Register for the Food Distribution for Nov 20th

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5th Grade Parents !!!!!!!

Visit dallasisd.org/choosedallasisd to virtually visit campuses, see requirements, and complete applications.

Open House Dates - Please click the link below!!!!

EXCITING CLASSES FROM THE DALLAS PUBLIC LIBRARY - POLK WISDOM LOCATION

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Student Learning Assistance

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8 Tips to Prepare Your Child For Successful Virtual Learning

1. Reduce distractions

2. Keep technology charged

3. Allow scholars to take brain breaks when needed

4. Help scholars to manage their time:Create routines

5. Provide positive feedback

6.Reach out to your child's teacher

7. Assist with work but don't give answers, it's OK if they struggle.

8. Ask your student about what they are learning.

1.Please use the link below to view the transportation website.

2.The second link will show you how to access your students bus information.

3. Put your students info in the third link to access their information.


1. Utilice el enlace a continuación para ver el sitio web de transporte.

2. El segundo enlace le mostrará cómo acceder a la información del autobús de sus estudiantes.

3. Ponga la información de sus estudiantes en el tercer enlace para acceder a su información.

Bus Transportation

After School Program

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CAMPUS INFORMATION

CAMPUS RATING

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We Are Committed To Providing Excellent Customer Service

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Ways to Help Reduce Your Child's Anxiety