Old Town Star Staff News

September 15th through September 26th

PBL Spotlight: Keys to PBL Series Pt 3

Structuring Collaboration for Student Success (Keys to PBL Series Part 3)

Our Next Week...

Monday, Sept 15-Celebrate Freedom Week!

Mya’s Coaching Day

Minor off campus AM

Tuesday, Sept 16

Minor’s Coaching Day

Mya’s off campus AM – Principal’s Mtg

Curriculum Information Night K-2nd, 6:00pm

Wednesday, Sept 17

Constitution Day

Mya’s Coaching Day

Disastrous Weather & Lockdown Drill @8:15

PTA Staff Luncheon – Sandwich Bar

Teacher Self-Report Pt 1 Due in eduphoria

RRISD PIE Giving Campaign Begins

Vertical Team Mtg 3:05pm

Happy Birthday Genna Percefull!

Thursday, Sept 18

Popcorn Today!

ARD Meetings (see separate schedule)

Mya's Off Campus PM

Friday, Sept 19

CAT Mtg 8:00am

SST Kg – 2nd

Pinwheels for Peace

Mya’s off campus for PTA Council Luncheon 11:00am

Grade 3 Dragon Tales Tunnel Run, RRHS Football Field, 6:30pm

Saturday, Sept 20

Happy Birthday Shannon Ridley!

“Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses” -Marilyn vos Savant

Weekly Reminders...

A friendly reminder to...


  • Greet your students each day!
  • Attendance is the responsibility of the classroom teacher and must be taken no later than 9:10am!
  • Please continue to remind, model and practice hallway and cafeteria expectations with your students prior to heading into these common areas. Straight lines and Voice level zero in the hallways!
  • Complete your Compliance Trainings by 9/26/14
  • Check the Professional Learning and Events Calendar regularly for updates! Also, email Shannon any dates and events you would like to have added!

We can give ourselves confidence by being enthusiastic-and showing it. Courage rests on self-confidence, as does the ability to profit from adversity. ~D. Carnegie

Aiming for the Stars...

What another full and exciting second week!!! Thank each you for your hard work in preparing to deliver world class instruction to our STAR Texans! YOU ARE THE BEST!!!


I hope you have an awesome week this week!

The Week After...

Monday, Sept 22

Mya’s Coaching Day

EGGI Week!!! (see separate schedule)

Tuesday, Sept 23

Minor’s Coaching Day

Fire Drill 8:15am

Wednesday, Sept 24

Mya’s Coaching Day

RRISD PIE Giving Campaign Begins

Early Release 12:45pm, Parent-Teacher Conferences

Thursday, Sept 25

ARD Mtgs. (see separate schedule)

Kona Ice 2:45pm

SBAC Mtg 3:05pm

Friday, Sept 26

Compliance Training Due Today

CAT Mtg 8:00am

SST 3rd – 5th

JDRF Walk begins (during PE)

Old Town Elementary Mission

To highly engage learners in a collaborative atmosphere of critical & creative thinking