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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

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Bright Bytes Survey . . .

The annual districtwide BrightBytes survey window is now open until March 9.

Thank you to all parents that have filled in the survey! So far, 406 Bennett parents have participated which makes us the leader in the district!!!

What is Bright Bytes?

The BrightBytes survey provides grade appropriate questions for students in grades 3-12 as well as all teaching staff, admin, and parents (PK-12). BrightBytes provides our campus with in depth data reports (infographics, charts, graphs etc.) showing usage of technology on our campus and next steps to higher level implementation of digital tools in the classroom. Our MRS, Angie Stallbaumer, has been trained on using the feedback to gather information for decision making on the campus. BrightBytes is a wealth for information to provide us with strategic planning options for growing with technology in the classroom.

Parents, please fill in the survey at

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March Learning Commons Newsletter . . .

Coming Up!

Tuesday, March 6: Bennett Open House 6-6:45PM

Thursday, March 8: Youth Art Month Reception at Central Office 6:30-7:30PM; Middle School Open House

Friday, March 9: Third Nine Weeks Ends; Bright Bytes Survey Closes

Monday, March 12-March 16: Spring Break

Monday, March 19: Fourth Nine Weeks begins; PTO Kona Ice for Schoolwide Glow Run Reward

Tuesday, March 20: Aramark Discovery Day

Wednesday, March 21: Report Cards go home

Thursday, March 22: Bear Buddy Meeting 7:30AM

Friday, March 23: Friday Live at 2:15PM

Saturday, March 24: 3rd-5th Grade G/T Testing

Monday, March 26: Creed Lunch 11AM

Wednesday, March 28: Special Olympics Night at Chick Fil A - proceeds benefit Special Olympics

Thursday, March 29: Special Olympics Track & Field 9:30AM-2:30PM

Friday, March 30: Bad Weather Day

Thanks for your continued support of our campus!

Parent Feedback . . .

We always welcome your feedback. You are welcome to e-mail, call, or schedule a meeting with Mrs. Holderman and Mrs. Constantinescu. This is also a link to provide feedback, appreciations, compliments, concerns, or suggestions as we continue to ensure we are the BEST school in McKinney.

Bennett 2017-2018: One Team, One Dream