Willie Brown Elementary News

November 11, 2016

Texas Roadhouse Spirit Night - Wednesday

Whoop Whoop! Take the fam out on Wednesday night for some for a good hearty dinner at Texas Roadhouse! Can't you just taste those rolls melting in your mouth?? Who wants to cook on a Wednesday night anyway? Let your server know you are with Willie Brown Elementary and a portion of the proceeds kicks back to WBE PTA.

Western Day Wednesday

Wednesday is Western Wear Day! Show your school spirit by wearing western clothing on Wednesday. Close out the day with dinner at Texas Roadhouse!

2nd Grade Musical - Thursday

Our 2nd graders will treat us to their musical "Seussical Jr." on Thursday at 7:00pm. Bring the family and come enjoy a good show!

Thanksgiving Holidays

NO SCHOOL 11/22-11/25. Classes resume on Monday, November 28. Enjoy your family!

Parent Information Meeting - Save the Date

Topic: MISD Gifted and Talented Program

When: Tuesday, November 29th at 6:00pm

Where: WBE Library

Topics to be discussed: criteria for qualifying, screening process, services provided

Come out and learn about the MISD Gifted and Talented program!

GT Assessment Timeframes for 2016-2017:
Kinder – Nominations Dec. 1-16, Testing Jan. 23-Feb 3, Parent Notification by Feb. 10

1st, 3rd, and 4th grade – Nominations Jan. 23-31, Testing Feb. 1-28, Parent Notification by April 28 (Students who have already been identified and accepted in the MISD GT program do not need to be tested again.)

2nd grade – all students screened (no nominations required) Nov. 2-17, Parent Notification by April 28

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