Alta Vista Voyager Connection

An In-Depth Newsletter for Alta Vista Families

Upcoming Events

  • Wear western/cowboy/patriotic outfit for Texas Independence Day, Monday, March 2
  • Campus Decision Making Committee, Tuesday, March 3, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Dr. Seuss/Tribe Buddy Day, Friday, March 8
  • Spring Break, March 9-13
  • Book Fair, March 16-20
  • #BetterTogether World Cultures Family Night, Tuesday, March 17, 5:30-7:30
  • Popcorn with the Principal to discuss tips for the STAAR Test, Wednesday, March 18, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in the Library
  • New Family Orientation, Thursday, March 26 at 6:00 PM
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Parent Involvement Opportunities

Our next Campus Decision Making Committee Meeting is Tuesday, March 3 at 5:30 pm. Childcare and snacks will be provided! Please join us and give your input on campus spending projects and family engagement strategies. We will also review student achievement data and discuss intervention plans.

We will be having our next family night, #BetterTogether World Cultures Night on Tuesday, March 17 from 5:30-7:30. 1st and 2nd grade will perform at 7:00 pm and we will have free food! We hope you can join us!

Mrs. Helton will be hosting "Popcorn with the Principal" on Wednesday, March 18 in the library. Stop by for a visit, ask questions, or get tips on how to help your students be successful on the upcoming STAAR test.

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Monthly Reading Challenge

Look out for monthly reading challenge every month. Students can complete the monthly challenge to earn a FREE BOOK!
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Growth Mindset and the Power of Oops

During January and February, our character trait focus was on growth mindset. Here's a great video for parents on the importance of the power of "oops" as adults.
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Math Chat

Bedtime Math is a FREE math app for your children! Each day offers a new real-world math problem for you to read and discuss with your child. This app integrates math with and reading and offers a glimpse at real-life math situations.
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March Attendance Contest

During the month of March we will be competing in Attendance March Madness. Each class will be placed in a bracket where they will play head to head to see who had the best attendance on the date of the contest. The winner will proceed to the next "game" in the bracket. The winner of the March Madness Attendance tournament will win a pizza party for their class!
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Pictures Are Worth A Thousand Words!

Don't forget to check out the pictures of all the great things happening at Alta Vista. We are updating this page regularly with smiling faces from around the school.

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