Weekly Rangers Newsletter

Week of March 28th-April 1st

Celebrations

-We want to officially welcome Aaron Ely to Wetmore! He is joining our team as the 1/2 music teacher!


- We hope everyone can synergize with us at our faculty meeting on Wednesday, April 6th, at the Main Event! Lanes & shoes will be at no cost to you. Food and beverages will be on your own. Make sure to RSVP on the google link that Shannon Perkins sent out (check your clutter box as well, just in case). Thank you to Carol, Coach Guerra, and Shannon Perkins for synergizing as a team to make this possible!


-TeLPAS writing samples have all been turned in and completed! Thank you to the following teachers for making this possible:

-Irene Suarez

-Christine Perez

-Shannon Perkins

-Kristine Jacob

-Royce Freddie

-Nycole Brooks

Laura Kersey

-Eric Herzog

-Jean Perez


Also, thank you to these teachers for completing your TELPAS rosters for your ESL students!

-Melanie Jackson

-Robyn Roberson

-Eric Staube

-Erica Marshall

Thank you for Putting first things first!


-We raised $761.05 for the March of Dimes! Great job everyone!!! More information coming soon on PJ day and Pie day ....

Current Events

Monday, 3/28:

-2nd grade PTA program Practice, 1:20-1:30, stage (1st day)


Tuesday, 3/29:

-Happy Birthday Mary Pike!

-5th Math STAAR

-4th Writing STAAR


Wednesday, 3/30:

-Happy Birthday Veronica Medina!

-College T-Shirt Day

-5th Reading STAAR


Thursday, 3/31:

-ARD Day

-Wetmore Young Master's Art showcase, 5:30-8:00, Blossom Athletic Center


Friday, 4/1:

- Special Olympics Clap out, AM (before they board the buses)

-Special Olympics Track & Field, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. BAC track

-Robotics, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

News/Reminders

STAAR testing news:

-2nd-5th grade teachers: Please make sure to cover up any instructional bulletin boards in the hallways by Monday. Mrs. Medina and I will be going by to check testing rooms and hallways.


K-2nd teachers, please make sure to go through the 3rd grade hallway when you head out to recess (unless told otherwise on testing day) and utilize the playground area towards the back to minimize the distractions for our 4th-5th grade students testing.


Please wear sneakers on both testing days. Jeans may be worn if paired with a motivational STAAR shirt/Dr. Seuss/slogan/READ shirts.


Reminder: Testing Rooms: 4th and 5th grade classrooms, IA room (22), room 20, library, and computer lab.


-Please enter your lunch count by 8:30 the latest 8:45.


-We are not going to have our PTA movie night on the 8th after all due to our APEX fun run.


-APEX fun run news, please write down these dates:

April 4th:

Fun Run Huddle -3:00-3:30, with teachers in the library.

April 5th:

K-5th Pep Rally: 8:30-9:30, Cafeteria

April 14th:

8:00 - Kinder and 1st

9:10- 2nd and 3rd

10:20 - 4th and 5th


-Campus Improvement Plan Technology goal: 100% of teachers will submit two representative technology samples during year-end summatives. -Deadline, Friday, April 8th- Google Drive-Technology Folder-Standard 5 2015-2016.

Upcoming Events

April:


4th:

-3rd grade field trip, Meadows Center, 9-2

Fun Run Huddle -3:00-3:30, with teachers in the library.

5th

-K-5th grade APEX Fun Run pep rally, 8:30-9:30, cafeteria

-PTA meeting, 2nd grade performance, 6-7

6th:

-Happy Birthday Cherie Feuerbacher!

-Happy Birthday Christine Perez!

-Kinder Tour, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

-Leadership Synergizing Meeting, 9:30

-Faculty meeting, 3:30-5:30, Main Event!

-College T-shirt day

7th:


8th:

-Fairytale Folktale & Fable Parade, 8:00-8:20, Wetmore halls

-GT meeting (Matrices due), 1-4, Sylvia Sauter

-Robotics, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

-Campus Improvement Plan Technology goal: 100% of teachers will submit two representative technology samples during year-end summatives. Due Date Google Drive-Technology Folder-Standard 5 2015-2016.

11th:

-Happy Birthday Silvia Madera!

-2016-2017 Registration begins

12th:

-MacCluster Counselor Meeting, Mrs. Schwab, 7-11

13th:

-Happy Birthday Rosa Toma!

-College T-shirt Day

-Spring Individual Pictures, 8:00-10:30, Cafeteria Stage

-Kinder Tour, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

-Leadership Synergizing Meeting, 9:30

-Auxiliary Committee Meetings, after school

14th:

-Happy Birthday Katie Terrazas!

-Apex Fun Run:

8:00 - Kinder and 1st

9:10 - 2nd and 3rd

10:20 - 4th and 5th

15th:

-1st grade field trip to the zoo, 9-2

-Robotics, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

18th:

19th:

20th:

-College T-shirt day

-Kinder Tour, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

-Leadership Synergizing Meeting, 9:30

-Bike Safety Presentation, 1:30-2:00

-4th grade Orchestra concert field trip, MacArthur, 9:30-11:00

-Academic Committee's, library

-Earth Day Challenge items due.

21st:

-Fiesta Parties:

3rd-5th: 9:15-10:15

K-2nd: 1-2

22nd:

-Battle of the Flowers Student/Staff holiday

25th:

26th:

-Bookkeepers Meeting, Carol M., 7:30-9:30 a.m.

27th:

-Happy Birthday Michelle Prince!

-College T-shirt day

-Bike Rodeo, 8-12

-Kinder Tour, 8:30-9:30

-Leadership Synergizing Meeting, 9:30

-STAAR Training, Library

28th:

-Amber Jewell's Baby Shower, 3-4, library

29th:

-Fat Friday, Specials team

-GT meeting, S. Sauter, 1-4

-Robotics, 2:30-4:00


May

2nd:

-Teacher Appreciation Week (Day 1)

3rd:

-Teacher Appreciation Week (Day 2)

-PTA Teacher appreciation lunch, lounge

-PTA general meeting, 1st grade performance

4th:

-Teacher Appreciation Week (Day 3)

-College T-shirt Day

-Leadership Synergizing Meeting, 9:30

-Faculty Meeting

5th:

-Teacher Appreciation Week (Day 4)

6th:

-Teacher Appreciation Week (Day 5)

-2nd grade Fairy Tale Battle of the books, 8:30-9:30

-GT meeting, 1-4, S. Sauter

-Robotics, 2:30-4:00

8th:

-Mother's Day

9th:

-3rd & 4th Math STAAR test

-5th Math STAAR Re-test

10th:

-3rd & 4th Reading STAAR test

-5th Reading STAAR Re-test

11th:

-Happy Birthday Kathy Von Buettner!

-College T-shirt Day

-5th Science STAAR Test

-Auxiliary Committee Meeting

12th:

-Katina Wright's baby shower, 3:00, library

13th:

-1st grade Reading Restaurant, 9:30-10:15

-Robotics Club, 2:30-4:00