The Falcon Monday Message

Week of February 15, 2016

2015-2016 Campus Big Goals

  1. Enhance quality instruction
  2. Create a positive, college centered, campus culture
  3. Support strong academic delivery through effective coaching and feedback

Character Trait of the Month: FAIRNESS

STAFF OF THE WEEK!!!!

Ms. Andrea Scully

2nd Grade Teacher

Mr. Lentz

Community Liaison

KUDOS

  • Ms. Contreras for her amazing ability to multi-task. She is a great leader in the front office.

  • To all of our wonderful teachers and staff-- you are loved for the work you do! Happy Valentines Day!

  • Thank you to Ms. Kruzel, Mr. Lentz, Ms. Thompson, Ms. Rosa Martinez, Ms. Bahena, and all who made the Mavs Honor Roll trip a huge success! Mark Cuban even re-tweeted our school tweet!

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UPCOMING CALENDAR EVENTS

  • 2D will make announcements all week (3 students report to Mr. Hall's Office by 7:40am)
  • Extended Observations: Group B
  • Math Common Assessment on Tuesday
  • TELPAS Calibration for K-2nd Teachers Tuesday at 3:15pm in the Computer Lab
  • Reading Common Assessment Wednesday
  • Coffee With the Principal Wednesday at 9:00am in the Library. Encourage your parents to come!!!!!
  • TELPAS Calibration for 3rd-5th Teachers Wednesday at 3:15pm in the Computer Lab
  • Writing Common Assessment Thursday
  • TELPAS Calibration for 2nd Chance to Pass Thursday at 3:15pm in the Computer Lab
  • 4th Six Weeks Ends Friday
  • Science Common Assessment on Friday
  • Data Reports Due to Teacher Mailboxes by COB Friday

ADMIN CORNER


  • TELPAS Calibration in the Computer Lab at 3:15pm

    -K-2nd on Tuesday

    -3rd-5th on Wednesday

    -Second attempts on Thursday

***Bring earbuds***



  • Flocabulary is offering a free trial to teachers. If you are interested please try it and let Mrs. Baggs know what you think. We may be able to find the money to purchase a school-wide subscription next year
Flocabulary is a Brooklyn-based company that creates educational hip hop songs, videos and additional materials for students in grades K-12. Founded in 2004 by Blake Harrison and Alex Rappaport, the company takes a nontraditional approach to teaching vocabulary, United States history, math, science and other subjects by integrating content into recorded raps. Flocabulary's website features videos, lesson plans, activities and assessments.

CIC CORNER

  • Common Assessments this week!!!

OFFICE CORNER

  • Grades are due next Tuesday (February 23rd) at 12:00pm. Please be sure you have your grade books verified by that time.
  • If you are tutoring, please don't forget to clock-in/out AND sign-in/out on the sheet next to the bio-clock.