Little Coyote News

Welcome to Tornillo Elementary! May 2023

QT4 Week 9: May 15-19

Happy Mother's Day Sunday Elementary Coyotes!

Just a few updates as we start our 9th week of school.

1. Saturday Camp, May 20th (8:00-12:00)

All students received an invitation last week. We are excited that our students will be receiving an enrichment lesson from Region 19 Teacher Student Interns the last hour of our tutoring session.

2. 2023-2024 New Student & Returning Student Registration

Please help us get the word out, Head Start, Pre-Kinder & Kinder New student registrations are now open. Stop by our school office to register or give us a call for more information.

3. Attendance Contest - Be at school everyday from March 20-May 19 & win a fieldtrip!

Attendance for Week 8: May 8-12

Pre-Kinder: 94.15%

Kinder: 94.57%

1st Grade: 94.87%

2nd Grade: 95.68%

Total: 95.24%

We love our Coyote Teachers & Staff!

Mrs. Lopez-Patti, Principal

Tornillo Elementary


Week 9 Happenings: May 15-19

Mindful Monday, May 15

-SEL Monday Lesson

-SPED Meeting after school

-May Leader of the Pack Student Awards & Coffee with the Principal, 2:30-3:30pm (Elementary Gym)

Thankful Tuesday, May 16

-Kinder to 1st Grade Transition Parent Meeting, 4:00pm

Wellness Wednesday, May 17

-Region 19 Autism Conference

-PK to Kinder Transition Parent Meeting, 4:00pm

Thoughtful Thursday, May 18

-1st Grade to 2nd Grade Transition Parent Mtg, 4:00pm

-College, Career, & Military shirt day

-RTI Day 1

Friendly Friday, May 19

-Family Fitness Friday, Bring Your Wheels to PE (please label your child's "wheels" with their name & teacher name/grade). All PK-2nd Grade parents are invited to participate during their child's PE time.

-RTI- Day 2

-TISD Spirit Day - Wear your favorite TISD shirt

Saturday, May 20th - Saturday Camp (8:00-12:00) & Region 19 Teacher Intern visits

-breakfast will be provided to all students from 7:30-7:55am

-transportation will be available for students who regularly ride the bus

2023-2024 Here We Come!

Check out the exciting things happening for our PK-8th grade students next year.

Great things happening in TISD!

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Thank You Tornillo Elementary Community!

A heartfelt thank you to our Tornillo community for your generous donations for the Ronald McDonald House of El Paso. Because of your generousity, our Elementary Counselor, Mrs. Hernandez and CIS, Ms. Flores were able to deliver an abundance of donations this past week.


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2nd Grade to 3rd Grade Student Transition Meetings!

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Congratulations to our Staff 2023 College Graduates!

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District Update from TISD Superintendent Mrs. Vega-Barrio