Dealey Dragon Update

February 2018

Are You Smarter Than a Third Grader

Thanks for supporting our 12th annual Are You Smarter Than a 3rd Grader event!

Once again, we had a lot of fun and our 3rd graders showed everyone that they are the smartest kids around!

Funds raised from previous years were used to install the new fence in the 1-3 garden area. Check it out when you get a chance!

Mark Your Calendar

1 - NAEP Testing (Select 8th Graders)

1 - 4-6 Orchestra Concert @ 6:30 p.m.

5 - Hey, Dude - Nice Shoes Assemblies (during the day) and Parent Meeting @ 6 p.m.

6 - 4th Grade Field Trip to Perot

7 - 5th Grade Field Trip to Meyerson

7 - National College Signing Day: $1 to wear jeans and college shirt

8 - 6th Grade Transition Meeting with Ms. Winners (6th Grade Parents) @ 5:30 p.m.

8 - International Summer Trip Mtg. - Ms. Malooly and Ms. Bourenane @ 6:30 p.m. (Rm 130)

9 - Controlled Chaos @ 3:45 p.m.; Movie Night 6 p.m.

10 - MS Debate Tournament

12 - 16 - KINDNESS WEEK (See Thursday folders for details)

12 - PK/K 100 Day Celebration

13 - Positive Proof

17 - TMSCA Travis Tag Academy

19 - Student Holiday/Staff Development

19 - 23 - Dallas Pre-UIL TBA

21 - 22 - Dallas Museum of Art (1-3)

23 - Jean Spirit Day

24- TMSCA Qualifier at Cross Timbers

27 - PTA Board Meeting 6 p.m.

28 - Van Cliburn Pianist (1-3 Classes)

Pro-Kindness/Anti-Bullying Parent Workshop and Student Assemblies - February 5th

We hope you can join us on February 5th for our parent workshop! Mrs. Brown will also conduct three separate student assemblies during the day to our PK-8th grade students to address this important topic.

Assembly Schedule:

8:45 - 9:30 - PK-3 Lower School Presentation

9:40 - 10:40 - 4-6 Upper School Presentation

12:50 - 1:50 - 7-8 Upper School Presentation

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INTERNATIONAL SUMMER TRIP

We are excited to introduce an international travel opportunity for our middle school students this summer! Ms. Malooly and Mrs. Bourenane are organizing a trip for 7th and 8th graders to Montreal, Canada, July 11th -14th. A parent meeting will be held on Thursday, February 8th from 6:30-7:30 in Ms. Malooly’s room (Rm. 130) for those of you who would like more information. You can also check out the trip website at http://www.explorica.com/Malooly-7974 for the details. We hope your child can join us!

IMPORTANT INFORMATON - INFLUENZA

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