Week of February 14, 2022

Mrs. K's Counseling Corner

Week of February 15, 2022

"Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education."

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Our "Essential 36" manner of the week: “Be responsible for your area..”

  • Mrs. Pratt’’s class did an outstanding job with our morning announcements! Mrs. Clifton’s 1st grade class will assist this week.

  • For fun family activities around the area, click on this week’s edition of Kids Out and About. You can also sign up for their weekly newsletter.

  • Keep creating family memories! Click here for February’s fun ideas!

  • The Olympics are here! You can have your own competitions at home! For LIVING ROOM OLYMPICS, click HERE.

  • Random Acts of Kindness Week is February 14-18, but with a 4 day week, we will celebrate February 21-25. #MakeKindnessTheNorm


  • 2-21-22: “Dreaming of Kindness” (Wear your pj’s)

  • 2-22-22: “You Can Never be TWO (TOO) Kind” (Wear ties, tutus or tie dye)

  • 2-23-22: “It’s Your Job to be Kind” (Dress up as your future career or as a community helper)

  • 2-24-22: “Kindness Rocks” (Wear your favorite band shirt, dress like a Rockstar or celebrity)

  • 2-25-22: “Nothing Beats Kindness” (Wear your favorite sports/team jersey or a Brock Tiger shirt)


  • Kerr Middle School’s 6th grade Parent Information Night will be March 3, 2022 from 6:00-7:00 pm. Parents should park in the east lot and enter through the gym. For more information, visit the Kerr MS link through BISD.

  • Update: Counselors from Kerr MS will be here during rotations on Wednesday, March 9 to discuss choice sheets for course selections! It’s getting real!

  • If your student is interested in attending either the Game Development Design School or STEAM Middle School, a parent/guardian will need to enter the lottery. BISD extended the application window until Monday, Feb. 14, at 8:00 am. For more information, click BISD School of Choice Lottery.

The BISD Counselors have created a community resource list, so if your family is in need of assistance (economic, family support, crisis/emergency, health/wellness, or mental health), please contact Mrs. K. at 817-245-3800 or email jennifer.kirkpatrick@bisdmail.net. All information is kept confidential.

*****As always, Mrs. Kirkpatrick is here to serve you and your children, so please call or email her at any time. Stay well!*****

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Brock Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 15th- Start of 5th six weeks

Thursday, February 17th- 4th six weeks report cards in Family Access

Monday, February 21st-25th- Random Acts of Kindness Week

Tuesday, February 22nd- Twos Day 2-22-22

Tuesday, March 1st- Spring Pictures

Thursday, March 3rd- Kerr 6th Grade Parent Night 6:00-7:00

Monday, March 7th- 11th- Spring Book Fair

Thursday, March 10th- Open House 5:30-7:00

Monday, March 14th-18th- Spring Break