Carmen Anaya Elementary

Texas Public Schools Week Events

Preparing for Texas public School Week

Child Nutrition Program & Carmen Anaya Library

Students and staff celebrated NEA's read across america. In honor of Dr. Seuss the PSJa child nutirtien program provided Green eggs and ham for breakfast. They continued the theme during lunch with green applesauce and geen gravy for the mash potatoes. The students had mixed emotions about the food due to its color but, many enjoyed the flavor.

Family Reading Time

Families, students and staff enjoyed eating cakes afterschool during family reading time from 4:30-5:30 every Tuesday. We had as many as 61 cake entires for the Dr. Seuss cake competition. Students we asked to create a cake representing a Dr. Seuss book or character with and empasis on student participation.

Seuss-tastic Fun

Students & staff were allowed to dress up as their favorite Dr. Seuss storybook character. We have many creative parents that made the outfit or shirt design for thier children. Many of our staff member participated and brought smiles to many of the students faces.

Granola with Grandparents

Carmen Anaya library held its very first granola with grandparents on Wednesday March 5, 2014. We were pleased to have a grand total of 124 grandparents show up for this event. The grandparents picked up their grandchildren from class and were taken to the cafeteria for granola, cake, coffee and juice. After, students guided their grandparents to the library to read with them. Many of the students were overjoyed with happiness that they were spending time reading with their grandparents.