LHR Monday Memo

May 2, 2016

Rather Junior High...Home of the BEST STUDENTS and TEACHERS in Texas!

CALENDAR ITEMS

Mon, 5/2 = Teacher Appreciation Week begins (Through Fri, 5/6)

Tue, 5/3 = Algebra 1 EOC (See emails for impact on schedule)

Tue, 5/3 = Department Meetings @ Conference periods

Tue, 5/3 = JH Soccer @ home

WED,, 5/4 = MANDATORY STAAR TRAINING 7:00am OR 3:45pm @ LIBRARY

Wed, 5/4 = ARDs for 8th grade SSI students (8:30-noon)

Fri, 5/6 = 4th Quarter S.T.A.R. Card input charts will be sent to staff (Due Fri, 5/13)

Sat, 5/7 = Heritage Day and Election Day

Sat, 5/7 = Saturday School for attendance Make-ups

Mon-Thur, 5/9-12 = 7th and 8th Grade STAAR Testing


Looking ahead...

Wed, 5/25 = S.T.A.R. Card Reward Field Trip

Thur, 5/26 = LHR Awards Ceremony 1:00pm (new time)

Wed, 6/1 = LHR Student Appreciation Day (similar to field day)

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REMINDERS

  • Civic Responsibility - Don't forget to exercise your right and privilege to vote and help our campus whoop up on the others in the Civic Engagement Challenge. Ya'll love those extra jeans days...don't lose the opportunity. (Early voting ends Tuesday, May 3)
  • Bonham Heritage Day Festival - If you're looking for weekend family entertainment you'll enjoy Heritage Day in Downtown Bonham on Saturday, May 7, 2016.
  • Election Day - Saturday, May 7th

GOOD THINGS

  • Campus Survey - Thank you to everyone who submitted their input on the Campus Survey. We appreciate your honesty and candor and appreciate the positive responses you provided. We are reflecting on your comments about areas in which you feel improvement is needed for next year and appreciate those responses as well.
  • Mrs. McB Day at Golden Chick - We are excited to report that the April 21st event raised $428 for our Mrs. McB. That brings the total donated to $928!!
  • Team Work - Kuddos to everyone for working as a team to improve student performance and make LHR an awesome place to learn and work. Keep up the good work. Remember...it takes our whole "village" to "raise" these children.
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