Lubbock-Cooper North Elementary

Launching the Next Generation

North Happenings: March 2021

Upcoming Events

  • North Elementary Spring Fundraiser - February 23 - March 5
  • Student Council Cystic Fibrosis Coin Fundraiser - March 1 - March 5
  • Flashback Friday - March 5
  • Snack Shack - March 12
  • Spring Break (no school) - March 15 - March 19
  • Student and Staff Holiday (no school) - April 2

Pirates of the Month

Congratulations to our Pirates of the Month! Our first recipient, pictured below with his family, is fifth-grader Kingston Sapa. One of Kingston's teachers, Ms. Heath, had this to say about Kingston, "Kingston is such a joy to teach! All of his teachers would agree that he has a smile that lights up a room, even under his mask! Kingston never hesitates to go above and beyond in all that he does. He is a great friend and has a kind heart. He will be truly missed when he goes to middle school!".
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Our second recipient is fifth-grader Olivia Rodriguez, pictured below with her family. One of Olivia's teachers, Emily Matchett, had this to say about her, "Olivia exemplifies the definition of being a good pirate every single day. She was one of my original virtual students and she followed Pirate Code and represented North Elementary amazingly in those challenging times. Olivia is incredibly bright and self-sufficient but is still able to ask for guidance when she is unsure of anything. Her classmates have nothing but amazing things to say about her and I could not be more proud to award Olivia with this Pirate of the Month award."
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Lubbock-Cooper Cares

In January, North Elementary was challenged to help "fill the buckets" of our local frontline Covid healthcare providers. So we started an "adopt a frontline healthcare provider" initiative, where our students and staff thought of ways they could help lift up these workers and provide a ray of sunshine into their lives. Each classroom and various staff were assigned one healthcare provider, which totaled over 50.


Our students and staff really took this initiative and ran with it, sending heartfelt letters of encouragement, goodie bags filled with treats, and creating videos showing thanks!


Below is a picture of North students getting the goodie bags ready for delivery to the healthcare providers.

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Cystic Fibrosis Coin Fundraiser

North Families,


North Elementary Student Council is hosting a Cystic Fibrosis coin fundraiser from March 1 - March 5. Each student will be sent home with a way to collect coins as well as an information page. The class that raises the most money will win a pizza party and cupcakes. 2nd and 3rd place will get a cupcake party. Each day, Student Council will come by and pick up coins collected and announce totals donated each morning.


1 in every 35 people is a symptomless carrier, so even if you don't know of someone personally that has Cystic Fibrosis, you or someone you know could be a carrier. Your coins will help those with Cystic Fibrosis that need life-saving treatments. Every penny helps!


The website for the CF Foundation is www.cff.org. Also, here is a BrainPOP video that has helpful information as well.


Read the story below about one of North Elementary's fabulous students, first-grader Breelyn Cole!

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Flashback Friday

Each month, students will participate in a day filled with engaging, quick review/pre-teach of concepts that data shows to be difficult for students to master. The day will allow students to rotate through many teachers so they are hearing and learning from other educators. Contents covered: math, reading, writing, science.


Please watch the video below to see what our amazing teachers have to say about the benefits of Flashback Friday, and to see it in action!

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Teachers on the Rise - Mrs. Green

Congratulations to North Elementary teacher Tammy Green for being selected as Mrs. Baird’s Teacher on the Rise award winner for February 2021. Mrs. Green was nominated by North student Emily Anderson and her mother for the outstanding influence she provides while teaching her students. Mrs. Green is in her first year at North Elementary and teaches second grade.


Mrs. Baird’s representatives presented Mrs. Green with an array of gift cards, as well as an award certificate earlier this month.


Here is a link to an article recognizing Mrs. Green and explaining the award: Mrs. Baird's Article


To nominate a North teacher for the Teacher on the Rise award, visit http://mrsbteacher.com/

Spring Fundraiser

We are selling frozen cookie dough and snacks, along with an online store where additional items can be purchased. Family and friends can order online through your student’s page, and the product will ship straight to their door. The cookie dough and snacks will be delivered to the school for pick-up after the fundraiser is over.


Students earn prizes based on how much they sell, and all proceeds go toward various Lubbock-Cooper North Elementary projects. All money and order forms for the cookie dough and snacks are due March 5, while the online store will close on March 12.

Instructions to register for the online store :


  1. Go to our group page to participate: https://supportandgive.com/4816

  2. Click on the Register Here icon.

  3. Enter student or member info to create a seller account.

  4. Once an account is created, log in and share your fundraiser store with friends and family via text, email, and social media from your account!

  5. Friends and family will receive your email, message, or see your post online. They will then be able to click your store link to shop online from over 500 great gift items!


Packets were sent home with all students last week. Please call the North Elementary front office (806-776-2100) if you have any questions or need another packet.


Thank you for your support!

Lubbock-Cooper North Elementary

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Free Meals for All LCISD Students Extended Through the End of the 2020 - 2021 School Year

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently issued flexibilities enabling Lubbock-Cooper ISD to provide free school meals for all students through the end of the 2020 - 2021 school year.


Reimbursable school meals will be available to all Lubbock-Cooper ISD students at no cost. A reimbursable school meal includes at least one serving of fruits or vegetables and at least two servings of meat, grain, and/or dairy. (A standard school meal is considered reimbursable.)


Students will still be charged for additional servings and a la carte food items. If you wish to apply money to your child's account, please visit https://www.lunchmoneynow.com/lmnlcp/splash.php.

Lubbock-Cooper ISD Covid-19 Resources

Below is a link to Lubbock-Cooper ISD's Covid-19 resources. This link includes guidelines, frequently asked questions, and other important information.


LCISD Covid-19 Resources and Information

North Elementary PTO (Parent/Teacher Organization)

We can always use volunteers for events during the year. Getting involved in PTO is a great way to get to know other parents and see the exciting things going on in your child's school in a unique way!


2020-2021 Yearbooks Are Now on Sale!

The 2020-2021 yearbook is NOW AVAILABLE for PRE-ORDER for $25.


To guarantee a yearbook, you must pre-order by December 15. Yearbooks will be available for purchase after delivery in May if we do not sell out during pre-orders.


Online orders only. Go to www.balfour.com and search by school.

Bell Schedule

School doors open for students at 7:15 AM

First bell rings at 7:45 AM

Tardy bell rings at 7:55 AM

School dismisses at 3:20 PM

Lubbock-Cooper North Elementary

Annie Crawford, Principal

Missy Ware, Assistant Principal

Justin Guerrant, Assistant Principal

Kylie Prather, Counselor