Old Town Star Staff News

September 22nd through October 3rd

PBL Spotlight: Keys to PBL Series Pt 4

Facilitating Learning in a Student-Driven Environment (Keys to PBL Series Part 4)

Our Next Week...

Monday, Sept 22

Mya’s Coaching Day

Stake Pinwheels for Peace!

EGGI Week! "Map Your Journey"

Tuesday, Sept 23

Minor Off Campus AM

Fire Drill 8:15am

EGGI Week! “RRHS Ambassador Visit 5th grade”

Wednesday, Sept 24

Mya’s Coaching Day

All Gradebooks Current by Today

RRISD PIE Giving Campaign Begins

BAS & Universal Screening Testing for Kinder

Early Release 12:45pm, Meet in Library Briefly for Mandatory District Video @ 1:00pm Parent-Teacher Conferences

EGGI Week! “Show Your College Pride” Staff Door Contest

Thursday, Sept 25

ARD Mtgs. (see separate schedule)

Kona Ice 2:45pm

SBAC Mtg 3:05pm

EGGI Week! “What’s Your Dream – Job Dress Up Day”

Friday, Sept 26

Compliance Training Due Today

Progress Reports Run Today!

EGGI Week! “Education OTE is College Bound” & Door Contest Judging

SpEd and Intervention Family Meet and Greet 8:00am

CAT Mtg 8:00am

SST 3rd – 5th

JDRF Walk begins (during PE)

Our ROCK STAR of the Week Is...

Coming Soon!!! If you haven't already done so, please tell us a little about yourself here!

“Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses” -Marilyn vos Savant

Weekly Reminders...

A friendly reminder to...


We can give ourselves confidence by being enthusiastic-and showing it. Courage rests on self-confidence, as does the ability to profit from adversity. ~D. Carnegie

Aiming for the Stars...

What another full and exciting second week!!! Our PTA was most gracious to host a sandwich and salad luncheon for us! Be sure to thank your families for their contributions to this delicious event! One way to say "Thank You" is by joining the PTA!!! Membership dues are only $5.50 and the incentives that come with membership AWESOME! Join today by making your check out to Old Town PTA and placing it in their lock box here in the office by 10/1/2014!


We have had two successful Curriculum Information Nights! Thank you for your time and preparedness for this worthwhile event!


Thank each you for your hard work in preparing to deliver world class instruction to our STAR Texans! YOU ARE THE BEST!!!


I hope you have an awesome week this week! Enjoy your weekend!

The Week After...

Monday, Sept 29

Mya’s Coaching Day

Tuesday, Sept 30

Minor’s Coaching Day

PTA Mini Grant Apps Due Today

Cub Scout Pack 165 Mtg 7:00pm

Wednesday, Oct 1

Mya’s Coaching Day

Popcorn Day

CIP Due Today

SLT Mtg 3:05

Thursday, Oct 2

ARD Mtgs. (see separate schedule)

OTE Bike Club 5:00pm

Friday, Oct 3

CAT Mtg 8:00am

ARD Mtgs. (see separate schedule)

SST Kg – 2nd

Happy Birthday Keri Rabe!

Saturday, Oct 4

Happy Birthday Haillie Johnson!

Old Town Elementary Mission

To highly engage learners in a collaborative atmosphere of critical & creative thinking