The Paw Print
Official Newsletter of Houston Elementary June 2021
End of Year Celebrations
Attention 5th Graders
2021-2022 GWC Theme:
Ms. Wesson needs your help with the theme for the 2021-2022 school year. Check out the past themes...
2019-2020: Discovery Time
2020-2021: Unfinished Business
Ms. Wesson plans on rockin' with THE BEST idea for next year's theme! Will it be yours? Use the link below to submit your theme idea.
Submissions are due by June 7, 2021at 3pm
*only scholars from the LISD class of 2028 will be able to submit a theme*
Course Selection: (For 5th Graders Only)
Future GWC Families,
It is time for our incoming 6th grade students to make their online course requests for the 2021-2022 school year. There will be a virtual parent meeting on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 5:30. During this time our Counselor, Ms. Lewis, will discuss the steps to request your courses and answer any questions pertaining to course selection and course descriptions. Please be mindful all questions pertaining to daily campus procedures will be answered at a later time. Use the link below to access the virtual parent meeting.
Meeting ID: 841 1686 2236
GWC Excites our 5th Graders with a Visit
Our students welcomed GWC to our campus May 27.
Students from GWC and LHS pulled up in the LISD bus.
Bye Bye 5th Grade
5th graders took pictures with a special sign chosen just for them.
GWC Principal, Ms. Wesson, enjoyed meeting our students.
The LHS drum majors put on a show for our little tigers.
What House will you choose?
Students were introduced to the House system they will be a part of at GWC.
Students from the LHS drumline entertained our 5th graders.
Ms. Wesson interviewed our students about GWC information.
All F2F and Virtual Students were welcomed to the event.
Congratulations to Mrs. Sanguino for being named District Elementary Teacher of the Year
Teachers Awarded for their Years of Service
15 Years of Service
Lunch on Us
Service Award Winners received lunch from the district as special recognition.
We Celebrate You!
Congratulations on all of your accomplishments!
Click below to view the Employee Service Awards for 2021.
Fifth Graders Take Over for Teachers
Counselors for the Day
Fifth Graders lead students in an SEL lesson.
Students worked hard to prepare lessons for the day.
Nurse for The Day
Nurse Demaree enjoyed having a special guest for the day.
Principal for the Day
Ms. Wade performed walk-throughs as principal for the day.
AP for the day
Ms. Wheaton interacted with students during cafeteria duty.
Students really got to get a sense of what it is like to be a teacher.
Students and Staff Enjoyed Field Day
Students enjoyed the water games.
Final Field Day
Mrs. Daugherty enjoyed planning and executing her final field day.
Students got to meet Baby Lola, a kangaroo.
Field Day for all
Even virtual students got to join in on the fun.
Students excelled at Corn Hole.
Runners to Your Mark
Students shined in the 50-yard dash
Students had a great time competing.
Mrs. Nealey helped to fill up over 300 water balloons.
Students even got to be creative with sidewalk chalk.