Peterson Mustang News

O.A. Peterson Elementary Weekly Update 5/6/2022

Thank You!

Thank you for showing our staff so much appreciation this week. The notes, gifts, treats and PTA goodies were amazing!

Enroll for the 22-23 School Year!

Please complete your registration for next year! EVERY student needs to register.

Learn more about the documents you’ll need to enroll, or get the process started at

If you need a device to register on, please come up to the front office during school hours so that we can assist you!

STAAR Testing Next Week

Students in grades 3, 4 and 5 will be taking their STAAR tests next week. The campus will be closed to visitors Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Running Club Update


  • NO Running Club next week (May 10 & 12) due to STAAR testing.
  • We will have our final two Running Clubs on May 17 & 19!

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Upcoming Events

Awards Assemblies

If you will be attending an End of Year Awards Assembly, please sign-up here. You will receive an individual email if your student will be receiving an award. We will also be recognizing A & A/B honor roll students in 2nd-5th grade.

Meet Dr. David Hicks

Northwest ISD’s next superintendent wants to meet you! All members of the community – students, staff, families and everyone else – are invited to a reception at the Northwest ISD administration building to meet Dr. David Hicks.

The reception will last from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 24. For those unable to make the event, additional opportunities are planned for the future, including high school zone events in the fall and Facebook Live.

District Construction

As the fastest-growing school district in North Texas, Northwest ISD regularly builds new schools to keep up with student enrollment growth. If you’re curious what’s being built across the district, visit to see all the projects underway or planned.

Northwest ISD will open five campuses in August 2023, including three new campuses and two replacement campuses. With a projected annual enrollment growth of 2,500 students, new campuses will be constructed regularly to meet population needs.

Upcoming Events

  • 5/6- PTA Talent Show @ 6:00

  • 5/10- Math STAAR 3/4/5

  • 5/11- Reading STAAR 3/4/5

  • 5/12- Science STAAR 5th

  • 5/17- Kinder Awards

  • 5/18- 5th Grade Awards

  • 5/19- Yearbook Signing Parties

  • 5/20- Career Day

  • 5/23- 3rd, 1st, & 4th Awards Assemblies

  • 5/24- 2nd Awards Assembly & Kinder Graduation

  • 5/25- 5th Grade Celebrations

  • 5/26- House Day & End of Year Parties

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