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Keep Calm and Teach On

Important Dates-February 18, 2016

Feb. 15

Begin collecting writing samples for TELPAS

3:15 PM TELPAS Collaboration in the Computer Lab C5>all teachers involved in TELPAS


Feb. 16

First Year Teacher Academy

Data Analysis Math DBA #1>5th grade


Feb. 17

D-Hall supervised by 2nd grade


Feb. 18

Social Studies CBA #1>4th and 5th grades Day 1

Priority Meeting>Kindergarten-2nd, 3rd, 4th

Faculty Meeting--ELP's

PTA/Variety Show-Art Extravaganza 6:00-7:30 PM


Feb. 19

Social Studies CBA #1>4th and 5th grades Day 2

Data Analysis CBA #1Writing>3rd grade

J+WHE


Feb. 22

Leadership Meeting=3:10 PM D. Day's Office


Feb. 23

Tutoring Session III Feb. 23-May 4

Science CBA #2>3rd and 6th-Day 1

Science CBA #3>4th grade

Reading DBA #1>5th grade (if involved in testing you may wear jeans + Office Staff)

Parenting Partners -6:00-7:00 PM


Feb. 24

Science CBA #2 Day 2>6th grade

D-Hall First grade supervises


Feb. 25

Faculty Meeting=Goal Teams


Feb. 26

Radical Roadrunner Rally=8:30 AM

Noon Dismissal/1/2 day Workday

Grades due by 4:00 PM

End of 4th Six Weeks

J+HERO


Feb. 29

Begin 5th Six Weeks

Book Fair-Feb. 29-Mar. 4

Data Analysis Social Studies CBA #1>4th grade

TC Meeting=3:10 PM Conference Room


Mar. 1

Dr. Seuss's Read Across America>8:00-9:00 AM

Data Analysis Science CBA #1/#2>5th and 3rd grades

Data Analysis Writing DBA #2>4th grade


Mar. 2

Data Analysis Reading DBA #1>5th grade

D-Hall supervised by Kindergarten


Mar. 3

TEA Time>3rd-6th

Data Analysis Science CBA #2/#3>4th and 5th grades

Report Cards Go Home

Faculty Meeting-Depth & Complexity Part 2


Mar. 4

TELPAS Writing Samples due to Teri

J+WHE


Mar. 7

Spring Pictures (group/individual)


Mar. 8

DBA #1 Reading>3rd, 4th, and 6th

PTA Executive Board Meeting


Mar. 9

D-Hall supervised by Special Ed. Team


Mar. 10

TEA Time K-2

Collaboration with R. Huerta during planning

Science Night--Fort Worth Museum 6:00-8:00 PM


Mar. 11

J+WHE


Mar. 14-Mar. 18

Spring Break


Mar. 21

School Resumes


Mar. 22

Operation Success 5th Math

TELPAS on line Reading Test>2nd-6th


Mar. 23

DHall supervised by Fine Arts

Operation Success 4th Writing


Mar. 24

Kindergarten visits Casa Manana for "The Three Little Pigs"

Operation Success 5th Reading

Data Analysis DBA #1 Reading>3rd, 4th, and 6th

Faculty Meeting>STAAR Training

Important Information

*Operation Success Days require extra adults>

March 22nd Math=3 5th grade teachers + T. Fuller, A. Pane, A. Mata

March 23rd Writing=3 4th grade teachers + T. Fuller, A.Pane, A. Mata

March 24th Reading=3 5th grade teachers + T. Fuller, A. Pane, A. Mata

*Please list on the Summary page what grade level teachers will be at Science Night

--Intradistrict /Interdistrict Transfers

--Intradistrict Transfers from January 4 - February 29, 2016

--Interdistrict Transfers application is available at the HEB ISD Administration Bldg.

--Lesson Plan requirements> Your lesson plans must have P(Learning Objective)DSA, Language Objective (from ELPS),

Quality Questions and High Yield Strategies.

-Reminder: If you are going to be absent you must call 817-894-5954 after you have requested a sub. Please make your arrangements in the sub system prior to 6:45 AM.

-Reminder: Turn a hard copy of your lesson plans to Rebecca on Friday by the end of the day or Monday AM for special education.

-If you are going to be absent please put in the sub-finder system before 6:45 AM and call me at 817-894-5954.

--Teachers must not be using personal cell phones during the school day. Cell phones should be locked up during the day, not on your person.

--Make sure that you are entering your grades with-in three days of the assignment.

--You MUST take the attendance twice—one at 8:00 AM and one at the 9:45 AM. This is a state law and it can be seen by the auditors and district personnel.

--Reminder>please be sure to check out in the office if you leave the building during the school day.

--Please keep Thursday afternoons open for Faculty Meetings.

SHOUT OUTS!

*To Dedra for caring so much about our classroom environments.

*George C.-he has gone out of his way to accommodate students so they can have access to library books. It is appreciated by the whole classroom.

*Rebecca Hurlburt-She is always working hard trying to find new ways to reach her students. She is dedicated and willing to try anything in order to make a difference. She is a great role model for young teachers.

*Amanda B. is rocking reading instruction!

*4th grade goes above and beyond helping PACES students feel welcomed and integrated into the classroom. She also communicates what is needed and how they are doing.

*Marylu J. is an amazing asset to our school. She truly cares about our kids.

*Cindy G. rocks with the 4 year olds. How does she do it?

*Nancy B. has helped us tremendously with technology for our students!

BIRTHDAYS

FEBRUARY


Madison V. 2nd

Stacy H. 9th

Dedra S. 10th

Nancy B. 12th

Debby D. 13th

Natalia P. 24th

Vision: to be a district and community leader by exemplifying character, honor, and academic excellence.

Mission: collaborate with our community to empower students to reach their greatest potential.

Values:

1. Do what’s right.

2. Perform with excellence.

3. Respect others.