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PRINCIPAL NEWS

The first nine weeks is almost complete. We would like to thank each of you for your partnership as we work together to educate each and every student. Thank you for attending Meet the Teacher, Curriculum Night, Parent/Teacher Conferences and for supporting your child at home with homework and studying for tests. Thank you for volunteering and making a difference. Thank you for submitting forms, signing papers, reading emails, and communicating with staff. The list could go on and on! What a blessing to be a part of such a supportive community!


The Superhero Dash and Bash was a GREAT success! Thank you to ALL the volunteers who came together to make this a memorable day for our students. Thanks to all the students for taking the initiative to raise funds for the school and run the laps at the Dash! Thank you, parents, for supporting our school with your generous pledges and for coming out for the big event. It is very exciting to see everyone working together towards a common goal.

Movement Calendar

Cy Fair Website

Refer to our website at www.cfisd.net for info and our campus calendar for upcoming dates! Click on "Schools & Facilities" then "Elementary Schools", then 'Black Website". When you get to our site, click on "Calendar" or "School News" for more campus information.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month


October 21th Give Cancer the Boot – Wear pink shirt with jeans and boots.

October 27th Tackle Breast Cancer – Wear your favorite jersey with jeans.

November's Core Essential Value is Service!

Horizons Mid-year Testing Students K-1

October 1, 2015 through December 1, 2015

Parents/guardians who wish to refer their child for HORIZONS testing must

follow the process described below:


  • Please access the parent information within the HORIZONS website at

http://www.cfisd.net/en/parents-students/academics/gifted-talented/ to review

the PowerPoint presentation entitled, Should I Refer My Child for the

HORIZONS Program?

  • If testing is appropriate, request a HORIZONS Parent Survey and Permission

to Test form from your elementary counselor or secondary Director of

Instruction. The form may also be accessed on the HORIZONS website. You may also pick up a form from our front desk in the front office or email Mrs. Cortez at adeli.cortez@cfisd.net

  • Return the HORIZONS Parent Survey and Permission to Test form to your

elementary Counselor or secondary Director of Instruction no later than

Tuesday, December 1, 2015. Students will not be screened unless the parent

permission form is returned by the December 1 deadline.

  • Kindergarten students will be tested on their campuses during the school day in

January 2016, and students in grades 1-11 will be tested on their campuses

during the school day prior to Spring Break. Specific testing dates will be

provided to parents by the campuses.

  • Kindergarten students who qualify for HORIZONS will receive services

beginning in March 2016 with parent permission.

  • Students in grades 1-11 who qualify for HORIZONS will receive services at the

beginning of the 2016-17 school year with parent permission.

Family Night at the Book Fair

Family Night at the Book Fair will be held on Monday, October 19th in the Black Elementary Library from 4:30-7:30. Come out with your family and pick up some great new books for the children to enjoy!


Our PBIS committee will be selling root beer floats. Proceeds will go towards items for the school store. Students purchase these items with the Bearkat Bucks which they earn for doing their Bearkat B.E.S.T.


We hope to see you Monday night!

LSC-CyFair Children’s STEMtastic Stations Set This October

Children can explore Science, Technology, Engineering and MATH (STEM) this October with the “STEMtastic Stations” program at Lone Star College-CyFair.

“In this fun learning event, we will explore science and engineering principles as we utilize simple materials to construct the tallest tower,” said Shamim Arastu. “In addition, we will create and race balloon powered rockets.”

Two sessions will be held Saturday, Oct. 24 in the Kids’ Corner in the library at 9191 Barker Cypress. The 10 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. session is designed for ages 5-6, while the 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. session is designed for ages 7-10.

Parents must accompany children at the sessions, which are limited to 25 participants, and all are asked to arrive an hour in advance to receive a session ticket. Exit prizes will be given to all participants.

Email Shamim.Arastu@LoneStar.edu or call 281.290.3211 for information.

Lone Star College-CyFair, the 5th comprehensive college in the Lone Star College System, located at 9191 Barker Cypress Road, is celebrating its 11th anniversary this year. LSC-CyFair has been opening doors to a better community since Fall 2003 and serves more than 20,000 students. LSC-Fairbanks Center is the satellite campus located at 14955 Northwest Freeway, with the new LSC-Cypress Center now open at 19710 Clay Road. For more information about LSC-CyFair and its programs, call 281.290.3200 or visit LoneStar.edu/cyfair.

Lone Star College has been opening doors to a better community for more than 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSC remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with almost 83,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 95,000, Lone Star College is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the nation. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is the chancellor of LSC, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, seven centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Kelly Ann Norton
Media Relations Coordinator

Lone Star College-CyFair
LSC-Fairbanks Center and LSC-Cypress Center

9191 Barker Cypress, CENT 155-E

Cypress, TX 77433

281.290.3969

Kelly.A.Norton@LoneStar.edu

LoneStar.edu/cyfair

LSC-CyFair Math Games Days for Ages 3-10 Return this October

Lone Star College-CyFair’s Mathematics Department’s Math Games Days for children ages 3 to 10 return for two Saturdays this October.

Professor Sharon Stefan and her students have planned some new and innovative activities to help children of different ages have fun while learning some cool math. Parents/adults must be with their children at all times, but no registration is required for this come-and-go event.

“Exit prizes will be given to all participants in this carnival of fractions, geometry, measurement, and all things numerical,” said Stefan. “Invite your family and friends to join us as we multiply the fun when arithmetic is done!”

Math Games Days activities will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 10 and Oct. 17 at the children's library at 9191 Barker Cypress.

For event information, email Sharon.K.Stefan@LoneStar.edu, call 281.290.3211 or go to LoneStar.edu.

Lone Star College-CyFair, the 5th comprehensive college in the Lone Star College System, located at 9191 Barker Cypress Road, is celebrating its 11th anniversary this year. LSC-CyFair has been opening doors to a better community since Fall 2003 and serves more than 20,000 students. LSC-Fairbanks Center is the satellite campus located at 14955 Northwest Freeway, with the new LSC-Cypress Center now open at 19710 Clay Road. For more information about LSC-CyFair and its programs, call 281.290.3200 or visit LoneStar.edu/cyfair.

Lone Star College has been opening doors to a better community for more than 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSC remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with almost 83,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 95,000, Lone Star College is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the nation. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is the chancellor of LSC, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, seven centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Kelly Ann Norton
Media Relations Coordinator

Lone Star College-CyFair
LSC-Fairbanks Center and LSC-Cypress Center

9191 Barker Cypress, CENT 155-E

Cypress, TX 77433

281.290.3969

Kelly.A.Norton@LoneStar.edu

LoneStar.edu/cyfair

LSC-CyFair Children’s After-School Math Programs Set this October

CYPRESS, Texas (Sept. 16, 2015) Children can enjoy the magic of numbers and geometry with the “Discover the Power of Numbers” program this October at Lone Star College-CyFair.

Two sessions will be held from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays Oct. 20 and Oct. 27 in the Kids’ Corner in the library at 9191 Barker Cypress.

The math programs, designed for pre-kindergarten through second-grade students, will have different activities and themes.

Parents must be present at the sessions, which are limited to 35 participants, and all are asked to arrive an hour in advance to receive a session ticket.

Email Sharon.K.Stefan@LoneStar.edu or call 281.290.3211 for information.

Lone Star College-CyFair, the 5th comprehensive college in the Lone Star College System, located at 9191 Barker Cypress Road, is celebrating its 11th anniversary this year. LSC-CyFair has been opening doors to a better community since Fall 2003 and serves more than 20,000 students. LSC-Fairbanks Center is the satellite campus located at 14955 Northwest Freeway, with the new LSC-Cypress Center now open at 19710 Clay Road. For more information about LSC-CyFair and its programs, call 281.290.3200 or visit LoneStar.edu/cyfair.

Birthday Treats Procedure

Parents with students in grades K-5 may purchase treat coupons for birthdays. Birthday treat coupons must be redeemed and consumed in the cafeteria during lunch. Parent or guardian of student must fill out a request form or visit the cafeteria to fill out the form and purchase coupons. Request must be made at least three days in advance. Coupons must be purchased with cash or check. We do not take money from the students’ lunch account to pay for birthday treats. Summer birthdays: The last day the cafeteria will sell birthday coupons will be May 23, 2016. If you have any question, please call Paula Long, Cafeteria Manager @ 281-320-7160.

Veterans Day Program November 11

“A Tribute to Our Heroes” is Black Elementary’s way of saying thank you to our students’ parents and grandparents for serving our country in order to keep our freedoms. We would like to recognize our service men and women. Please complete the attached form if your veteran will be able to attend and return it to your child’s homeroom teacher by Friday, October 23, 2015.


Black Elementary would also like to honor our veterans by displaying their picture on our Veterans’ Wall of Honor. Please send a picture of the veteran you would like to honor with the attached form and return by November 3, 2015.

The Veteran's Day Program is a planned activity for our Black Elementary students, their hero and one guest only. Unfortunately, we will not have ample room to accommodate other visitors.

PTO Articles:

Upcoming PTO Events

PTO Open House - Monday Oct. 19th, 4:30pm-7:30pm (in Parallel with Book Fair Family Night).

Superhero Dash and Bash - Fun Run

VIPS

VIPS:

Congratulations to our top volunteers!

Lisa Blakenship, Autumn Fennel, Erica Wolfford, Janelle Chandler, Shanon Manen, Kristin Raatz, Lisa Skidmore, and Patricia Kirkpatrick. These superheroes have each logged over 25 volunteers hours!!! THANK YOU!! Congratulations to Lisa Blakenship for being the top earner and receiving the Volunteer of the Month parking spot!!

If you're interested, please check out our website at blackpto.net

Kayla Yates

VIPS1 Coordintor

Vips1@blackpto.net

Open PTO Board Position:

Assistant Treasurer: We are in need of a new Assistant Treasurer to shadow Melissa Harbin, currently fulfilling this position. She will be moving at the end of the year. If you are interested in this open PTO Board position, please contact Tori Dahl, our PTO president at president@blackpto.net


Open Chairperson Position:

2nd Grade Liaison: We are also in need of a new 2nd Grade Liaison as Melissa Harbin also currently fulfilling this position, and she is moving at the end of the year. If you are interested in this chairperson position, please email: Kayla Yates at vips1@blackpto.net

There are 5 great ways to stay connected with Black Elementary PTO:

1. Remind 101: for text reminders about upcoming meetings, order form deadlines, upcoming events, and more. Enter this #: 81010 & Text: @bearkatpto

2. Like us on Facebook: Black Elementary PTO

3. Follow us on Twitter: @bearkatPTO

4. Register Online: www.blackpto.membershiptoolkit.com

5. Bearkat Chat (School Newsletter): Look for updates, order forms, notices on volunteer opportunities, and more by reading the Bearkat Chat. The Bearkat Chat comes home every other Friday in your student's Friday Folder &/or via an email reminder to view it online.

Spirit Shop:

Calling all Superheroes! Use your powers for good by shopping at Black Elementary School’s Super Spirit Shop. Spirit Shop is held 1-2 times per month on the cafeteria stage during all lunches. Students may bring money from home and are able to come on stage to shop for fun Bearkat-themed and novelty items starting at just $0.25! Our next Spirit Shop Dates are Oct. 23 Nov. 13, and Dec. 11.

Items include spirit t-shirts ($12), water bottles ($4), car magnets ($5), and much more! Spirit Shop is one our most successful fundraisers of the year. All purchases help the Black Elementary PTO provide funds for additional educational programs, supplies and equipment. Thank you for your support!

A big thank you to our Super Volunteers that help during Spirit Shop! We couldn't do it without you and we certainly appreciate your help!

Spirit Shop is always looking for super volunteers who are able to lend a helping hand to our students while they shop. The dates and times you are available to volunteer are entirely up to you! To sign up or to be notified of volunteer opportunities, please visit blackpto.membershiptoolkit.com or email us at spiritshop@blackpto.net.

Spirit Shirts and water bottles are also available to purchase online at blackpto.membership.toolkit.com. Once you are logged in, click on the Spirit Wear link.

Thank you for your support!!

Science Resource Center:

Super volunteers needed for all grade levels, including Pre-K/PPCD! The SRC (Science Resource Center) team needs volunteers to bring animal and/or science demonstrations to our Bearkats. The kids love this opportunity for 'in-school field trips'. There are trainings for all grade levels coming up soon. The training calendar can be viewed at http://www.cfisd.net/download_file/view/1900/400/ Please contact Shannon Manen at src@blackpto.net for more information.

5th Grade Memory Book:

Attention 5th Grade Parents!!!!!

PLEASE KEEP SENDING in your Bearkats’ baby pictures, 1st day of school pictures & any pictures that you take at school events this year... Field day, Choir, Veterans Day or any other events for the 5th Grade Memory Book. If sending in a hard copy please put students name on the back of the photos, put in envelope & label memory book. Photos will not be returned. You may also email photos to.... memorybook@blackpto.net

Thank you!

Jennifer Gerold & Michelle Campbell

5th Grade Day:

Thank you to the parents that attended our first 5th Grade Day meeting last week. It was a success as we formed committees and came up with some exciting ideas for our 5th graders! We are still in need of chairpersons and volunteers for the following committees:

- Fundraising/Sponsorship

- Hospitality

- DJ/slideshow

- Game Stations

- Decorations

Please let us know if you would like to volunteer in any of these committees, or any other committees, as we will need many volunteers that day.

We look forward to seeing everyone at our next meeting on Wednesday, November 4th at 9:30am in the cafeteria.

Please contact your 5th Grade Day chairs Melissa Hight and Catherine Nguyen at fifthgradeday@blackpto.net for more info!

CLINIC

We are looking for volunteers in the CLINIC. This is a great way to be around the students and help out at the school! We are looking for people to sign up for 2 hour shifts; 10am-12pm or 1pm-3pm! If you are interested, please email clinic@blackpto.net Hope to see our superhero volunteers soon!


Box Tops:

Please continue collecting Box Tops as we will be having a contest with wonderful prizes coming soon. Please feel free to use the Box Tops Form attached to our Bearkat Chat in order to help you collect them.

If you would like to help sort & count Box Tops, please contact Sarah Baxter @ boxtops@blackpto.net This is something working parents can assist with in the evenings. Thanks!

Hospitality:

We would like to thank you for your generous donations of cash and HEB gift cards to help contribute to our SUPER lineup of teacher and staff appreciation events! We are thankfully still accepting donations for both. We will be sure to use your funds to get the best deals and the most for our awesome staff!!

The next event will be a Popcorn Bar with prizes in the Teacher's Lounge on October 28th from 11am-2pm.

Also, the FACULTY FAVORITES book has been UPDATED for the 2015-2016 school year and is available both in the library and online at blackpto.membershiptoolkit.com Click on the Faculty Favorites tab (on the left side of the home page) to select from each grade and department listed in order to find a specific teacher or staff member.

Field Day:

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Field Days!

Fall Field Days:

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 3rd grade @ 9:15-11:15, 4th grade @ 1:15-3:15.

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 5th grade @ 9:15-11:15, 2nd grade @ 1:15-3:15.

Spring Field Day:

Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 1st grade @ 9:15-11:15, Kinder @ 1:15-3:15.

*** Parents are welcome to attend and cheer on the students, as they participate in this athletic event and competition between classes. Volunteer help is also appreciated to help score, judge finishers, clean up and more. You may sign up to volunteer for field day @ blackpto.net In mid-October, a more detailed sign up will be emailed to those who have signed up to be a Field Day volunteer. Please feel free to email Honey Warwick @ fieldday@blackpto.net with any questions.

Informes de la directora

Ya estamos al final de las primeras nueve semanas. Queremos agradecer a cada uno de ustedes por su colaboración con nosotros para poder educar a cada estudiante. Agradecemos su asistencia el día de conocer el maestro, la noche de presentación del plan de estudios/conferencias con el maestro y por apoyar a su hijo en casa con las tareas y estudiar para los exámenes. Gracias por hacer una deferencia como voluntario. ¡Les agradezco que hayan entregado y firmado los formularios, leído los mensajes por correo electrónico y comunicado con los miembros de personal! Es una bendición ser parte de una comunidad de mucho apoyo.

¡Los eventos de Superhéroe Dash y Bash fue un GRAN éxito! ¡Agradecemos a todos los voluntarios que contribuyeron para que este fuera un día memorable para nuestros estudiantes! Gracias a todos los estudiantes por tomar la iniciativa de recaudar fondos para la escuela y participar en las carreras Dash! Agradecemos a los padres por apoyar a nuestra escuela con sus generosas contribuciones y por asistir el gran evento. Es muy emocionante ver a todos trabajar juntos hacia una misma meta.


¡Agradecemos su apoyo!

Próximas fechas del mes de octubre

Octubre

19 Noche de Familia de la Feria de Libros

20 Fotografías del otoño

22 Día de paseo de kínder

22 Noche alusiva de Chick-Fil-A

23 último día de la 1ra nueve semanas

26 1ro de noviembre- “Red Ribbon Week

27 Lucha contra el cáncer de mama/ vestir con camiseta de su equipo favorito

28-29 Día de Competencias/ 2do a 5to grado

Sitio web de Cy-Fair ISD

Visite nuestro sitio web en. www.cfisd.net para obtener información y ver el calendario de eventos próximos. Haga clic en “Schools & Facilities” luego en “Elementary Schools”, finalmente en “Black Website”. Una vez que haya ingresado al sitio, haga clic en “Calendar” o “School News” para más detalles.


Octubre es el mes de lucha contra el cáncer de mama

21 de octubre Darle un botazo al cáncer – vestir con camiseta de color rosa y botas

27 de octubre Atajar el cáncer - vestir con camiseta de equipo de deporte favorito

Evaluación de mediados de año del programa HORIZONTES para estudiantes de Kínder a 1ro grado

Los padres que deseen recomendar a sus hijos para ser evaluados deben

seguir el procedimiento descrito a continuación:


-Visitar el sitio web de HORIZONTES en:

http://www.cfisd.net/download_file/view/893/350/ y mirar la presentación en formato PowerPoint titulada: ¿Debería recomendar a mi hijo para el programa HORIZONTES?

-Si se considera que la recomendación es apropiada, mande un correo electrónico a la consejera de la escuela, Minet Cortez, a adeli.cortez@cfisd.net y solicite el formulario Cuestionario para Padres y Permiso para Evaluar de HORIZONTES”

- Entregue el formulario Cuestionario para Padres y Permiso para Evaluar

de HORIZONTES” a Mrs. Cortez, la consejera de la escuela primaria, a más tardar el jueves ,1ro de diciembre de 2015. No se evaluará a estudiantes que no hayan presentado el formulario y permiso de los padres después del 1ro de diciembre de 2015.

-Los estudiantes de Kindergarten serán evaluados en su escuela durante el horario escolar regular en el mes de enero de 2016 y los estudiantes de 1ro a11mo grado serán evaluados durante el horario escolar regular antes de las vacaciones de primavera. Las escuelas notificarán a los padres las fechas específicas para dichas evaluaciones.

- Los estudiantes de Kindergarten que califiquen para el programa HORIZONTES comenzarán a recibir servicios el 1ro marzo 2016, con el permiso de los padres.

Noche de Familia de la Feria de Libros

El lunes 19 de octubre será la Noche de Familia en la Feria de Libros, de la Escuela Primaria Black de 4:30 a 7:30pm. Los invitamos a que vengan con su familia a escoger libros maravillosos que sus hijos disfrutaran.

Nuestro comité de PBIS estará vendiendo bebidas “rootbeer”. Las ganancias se usaran para comprar articulaos para la tienda de la escuela. Los estudiantes podrán comprar estos artículos con los billetes “Bearkat Bucks” que reciben por su buen comportamiento de “Bearkat Best”.

¡Esperamos verlos el lunes por la noche!


Procedimiento Para los Cumpleaños

Los padres de estudiantes de K a 5to grado pueden comprar cupones de bocadillos para cumpleaños. (Solamente se permite un cupón para cada estudiante del salón por día). Los cupones deben canjearse y consumirse en la cafetería durante el horario del almuerzo. El padre o tutor legal del estudiante debe llenar el formulario de solicitud o visitar la cafetería para llenar el formulario y comprar los cupones. La solicitud se debe presentar con un mínimo de tres (3) días de anticipación. Solamente puede pagar por los cupones en efectivo o con cheque. No se puede utilizar la cuenta de almuerzo del estudiante para pagar por los cupones de cumpleaños. El último día que la cafetería venderá cupones de cumpleaños es el 26 de mayo de 2016. Si tiene preguntas al respeto, sírvanse llamar al encargado de la cafetería, la Sra. Paula Long al 281-320-7160.


Programa del Día de los Veteranos: 11 de noviembre

El evento ‘Un Tributo a Nuestros Héroes’ es la manera en que la Escuela Primaria Black le da la gracias a los padres y abuelos de sus estudiantes por su servicio a nuestro país para que podamos mantener nuestra libertad. Queremos reconocer a nuestros hombres y mujeres por su servicio.

Sírvase llenar el formulario adjunto si el veterano de su familia puede asistir al evento y recuerde enviar el formulario al maestro de salón de su hijo a más tardar el 23 de octubre de 2015.

También nos gustaría rendirle homenaje a los veteranos exhibiendo su fotografía en nuestra Pared de Honor de nuestros Veteranos. Sírvase enviar una fotografía, con el formulario adjunto del veterano a que desea rendir homenaje. Envíe la forma junto con la fotografía antes del 2 de noviembre de 2015.

El Día de los Veteranos es un programa planificado para los alumnos de la Escuela Primaria Black y sus invitados especiales. Debido al cupo limitado, no se permitirán otros visitantes.

Información de la PTO

Próximos eventos de la PTO

Open House de la PTO –lunes 19 de octubre de 4:30pm a 7:30pm (a la vez que la Noche de Familia de la feria de libros)

VIPS

¡Felicidades a nuestros voluntarios del mes! Lisa Blakenship, Autum Fennel, Erica Wolfford, Janelle Chandler, Shanon Manen, Kristin Raatz, Lisa Skidmore y Patricia Kirkpatrick. ¡Las voluntarias superhéroes han registrado más de 25 horas! ¡LES AGRADECEMOS! ¡Felicitaciones a Lisa Blakenship por ser la voluntaria con la mayor cantidad de horas registradas y recibir el estacionamiento reservado para el Voluntario del Mes!!

Kayla Yates

Coordinadora de VIPS1

Vips1@blackpto.net

Aceptando nominaciones para miembro de la junta de la PTO:

Asistente de Tesorero: Estamos necesitando a un asistente de tesorero que trabaje junto con Melissa Harbin, la tesorera actualmente. Ella se mudara a fines del año escolar. Si está interesado en presentar una nominación, comuníquese con Tori Dahl, presidente de la PTO a president@blackpto.net

Aceptando nominaciones para el siguiente comité:

Coordinador de 2do Grado: También estamos necesitando un nuevo coordinador de 2do grado, ya que Melissa Harbin actualmente ocupa esta posición y se mudara a fin del año escolar. Si está interesado en presentar una nominación, envié un correo electrónico a Kayla Yates a vips1@blackpto.net

Novedades de la Tienda Alusiva

¡Estamos haciendo un llamado a todos los Súper Héroes! Usen su poder para una buena causa, y hagan compras en la Súper Tienda Alusiva de la Escuela Primaria Black. La tienda alusiva se lleva a cabo 1 a 2 veces por mes. Durante nuestras fechas programadas, usted puede enviar dinero con su hijo a la escuela y podrá subir a la plataforma de la cafetería durante su almuerzo para hacer sus compras de artículos. Las próximas fechas de la Tienda Alusiva serán el viernes 23 de octubre, 13 de noviembre y 11 de diciembre.

Tienda Alusiva vende artículos relacionados con el tema de los Bearkats. Se venden camisetas ($12), botellas de agua reutilizable ($4), imanes para su coche ($5), joyería ($3-$12) y una variedad de artículos ($0.25-$5).

Agradecemos a nuestros maravillosos y fabulosos voluntarios que ayudaron durante la reunión para conocer el maestro.

La tienda alusiva siempre está necesitando de súper voluntarios que puedan asistir a nuestros estudiantes con sus compras. Usted puede escoger cualquier fecha y horario que para servir como voluntario. Visite nuestro sitio web en blaclpto.membershiptoolkit.com, haga clic en “Volunteers” y siga los pasos para registrarse como voluntario de la Escuela Primaria Black.

También puede comprar las camisetas alusivas y botellas de agua reutilizables en línea ingresando a blackpto.membership.toolkit.com. Ya que haiga ingresado, haga clic en “Spirit Wear”.

¡Agradecemos su apoyo!

La Tienda Alusiva

SRC (Centro de recursos de la Ciencia)

¡El centro de recursos de la ciencia necesita voluntarios! ¡Sea un superhéroe para nuestros Bearkats! Traemos varias demostraciones a la escuela para cada nivel de grado. ¡A los niños les fascina! Usted puede ser voluntario de cualquier nivel de grado. Le pedimos que se comunique por correo electrónico a src@blackpto.net para más información.


Libro de Recuerdos de 5to Grado

¡Atención padres de los estudiantes de 5to grado!

Les pedimos que empiecen a enviar fotografías de su “Bearkat”. Envié fotografías de bebe, Día de Competencias, Concierto del Coro de 5to Grado, Día de los Veteranos o cualquier otro evento, para el libro de recuerdos de 5to grado.

Si me manda una copia de su fotografía, asegúrese de escribir el nombre de su estudiante y coloque dentro de un sobre dirigido a “memory book”. No se devolverán las fotografías que envié. También puede enviar sus fotos por línea a memorybook@blackpto.net.

¡Muchísimas Gracias!

Jennifer Gerold y Michelle Campbell

Camisetas de 5to grado

¡Atención padres de 5to grado!

Está por finalizarse el diseño de las camisetas de 5to grado. Asegúrese de hacer su pago de $25 para la celebración del Día de 5to Grado. Su cuota cubre las dos fiestas del año escolar, la camiseta de 5top grado y el libro de recuerdos que se le entregara a el estudiante, al fin del año escolar.

El comité de camisetas de 5to grado va a necesitar ayuda para medir los estudiantes para las camisetas. Próximamente les informaremos de las fechas para que se registre como voluntario.

¡El comité de las camisetas de 5to grado les agradece su apoyo!

Honey Warwick y Stacie Cravens

Box Tops

Apoye a nuestra escuela! Comience a recortar y guardar cupones de Box Tops. Cada Box Top vale 10 centavos. Nosotros tendremos una competencia el otoño y la primavera. El salón con la mayor recolección de Box Tops, ganara algo especial. Más detalles próximamente.

Use el formulario Box Top Collection adjunto para que los coloque. Si está interesado en ayudar a organizar y contarlos, comuníquese con Sarah Baxter a boxtops@blackpto.net. Esta es una forma de ayudar por la tarde para los padres que trabajan. ¡Muchas Gracias!


Enfermería:

Necesitamos voluntarios en la enfermería. ¡Esta es una forma de estar cerca de los estudiantes y apoyar a nuestra escuela! Estamos necesitando voluntarios para turnos de 2 horas; de 10 am a 12 pm o de 1:00 pm a 3:00 pm. Si está interesado, mande un mensaje por correo electrónico a clinic@blackpto.net. ¡Esperamos ver próximamente a nuestros voluntarios los superhéroes!

Riane Lagasse

Día de Competencias

Marque su calendario para las próximas fechas de día de competencias.

Miércoles, 28 de octubre de 2015 – 3ro grado por la mañana y 4to grado por la tarde

Jueves, 29 de octubre de 2015 – 5to grado por la mañana y 2do grado por la tarde.

Jueves, 10 de marzo de 2016 – 1ro por la mañana y Kínder por la tarde.

Día de Competencias en la primavera

Día de Competencia- El jueves 10 de marzo de 2016- 1er grado a las 9:15-11:15 y kínder a las 1:15-3:15.

Los padres están invitados a venir y animar a los estudiantes en las actividades de este evento y competencia atlética. También agradeceremos su apoyo como voluntario. Usted puede registrarse como voluntario del Día de Competencias ingresando a la página web blackpto.net. A mediados de octubre enviaremos más detalles a los padres que se registraron como voluntarios de Día de Competencia. Si tiene alguna pregunta, mande un mensaje por correo electrónico a Honey Warwick a fieldday@blackpto.net.

Hospitalidad

Queremos agradecer su generosa donación monetaria y tarjetas de regalo de HEB que ayudaran a contribuir a los eventos de reconocimiento hacia los maestros y miembros de personal. Nos aseguraremos de usar sus contribuciones adecuadamente para nuestros maravillosos miembros de personal.


El próximo evento será una barra de palomitas de maíz con premios en la sala de comedor de los maestros, el 28 de octubre de 11:00 am a 2:00 pm.


El libro con la lista de cosas favoritas de los maestros ya está actualizado para el año escolar 2015-2016. Está disponible en la biblioteca y en línea en blackpto.membershiptoolkit.com. Haga clic en “Faculty Favorites”, luego seleccione el nivel de grado y departamento para encontrar el nombre del maestro o miembro de personal.