LSRO Thursday Exchange

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Calendar of Events

2/14 Valentine's Day

2/14 Last Day for Re-Enrollment

2/17 No School for Students

2/18 Parent Night (6:00-7:00)

2/19 5th Grade Math Benchmark

2/20 4th Grade Writing and 5th Grade Math Benchmark

From the Principal

Happy Valentine's Day! Tomorrow, students may wear a solid red, pink, or white shirt and jeans in honor of Valentine's Day! Parties will be in the afternoon, as we have lots of learning to do in the morning.

We have a Professional Development Day on Monday, February 17, so no school for students. Also, Tuesday is a Parent Night, from 6:00-7:00. (See below for the details) We hope you can join us as we have parent sessions on CCMR and LifeLeader! Make plans to attend!

Have a great weekend!

Mrs. Shepherd

Parent Night on Tuesday, 2/18, from 6:00-7:00

Parents,

We hope you can join us on Tuesday night for another Parent Night for 2019-2020! Please plan to arrive at 6:00 and head to your child's classroom. Your child's teacher will give an update on what is going on in their class and what is coming up in their classroom and grade level.

At 6:25, we will transition to a parent class on one of the following topics:

6:30-7:00 Life Leader in the Gym--Learn more about our LifeLeader attributes and how our students are learning about them from our specials team!

6:30-7:00 CCMR in Mangrum Hall--Learn from our Secondary CTE Coordinator, Leigh Dopson, about CCMR and how you can encourage conversation with your child about college, career, and military readiness.

We hope to see you there!

LifeLeader

SELF-AWARE

When you are ready for life, you have a clear perception of your personality. You know what your strengths are as well as your weaknesses. You understand your own thoughts, beliefs, motivation, and emotions. You take the time to express how you feel, reflect on thing you could improve on, and ask for feedback from others. By doing these things, you are using the leader attribute, Self- Aware.

This weeks I will statement “I will be aware of myself by knowing my strengths and weaknesses.”


CCMR

This week we are spotlighting the U. S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Roger Stalbach, former NFL player; Jim Lovell former astronaut, and Senator John McCain are a few of the famous alumni for the Naval Academy. Visit: https://www.usna.edu/homepage.php to learn more.

Perfect Attendance Incentives

Life School Red Oak would like to encourage our students to be in attendance each day to make sure they can “Ready to Learn, Ready to Lead, Ready for Life.” We will hold a drawing at the end of each month for all students that have perfect attendance for that month. Students must have perfect attendance during the month, no absences, tardies, or early checkouts.There will be a prize for students that are in Kindergarten thru 3rd grade and a prize for students in 4th grade thru 6th grade. The prize winners will be announced during morning announcements and we will contact the parents/guardians to come by the office to pick up the prizes. Please see Pages 3-4 of the Student Handbook for the Attendance guidelines.



Prize for February: Bean bag

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