Owl Notes

September 27

DR. NULL'S CISD WORD OF THE YEAR...

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THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK...

I received the emblem below along with a letter attached announcing our Level 1 Certification. Through years of hard work, it is nice to get a huge pat on the back and award! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! to everyone who:

answered a survey

served on a committee

helped upload and create documents to showcase our school

gave feedback

served to showcase our school to Toby Boss to receive this certification!


YOU are AMAZING! You work hard and your hard work shows! I know I don't say it enough, but thank you for being willing to take this journey!

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THINGS TO KNOW...

* WHERE DID SEPTEMBER GO? Can't believe that October is here on Tuesday!

*Tuesday, October 1 - Oak Ridge feeder zone administrators are hosting a Bond Informational Meeting at Vogel Intermediate at 6:30 p.m. You are invited to attend.

*Fourth grade will be attending Sam Houston Museum on Thursday.

*Parent Information Night is going to be combined with Fall Family Night. We will do one session of Parent Information from 5:30 - 6:00. Fall Family Night will then be from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Please help get the word out and make sure you are sharing about Fall Family Night!

*Picture Day - Start adding in your email notifications to parents that Friday, October 4 is Picture Day. A form should have gone home Tuesday with ordering information. We are using a different company this year and we are excited to see what they do.

*Early Release/Storybook Character Day - Please include in all newsletters home that Early Release/Storybook Character Day is Friday, October 11.

*Academic Conference has been rescheduled for Monday, October 7 @ 10:15. We will be walking visitors around from about 10:30 - 11:15 so be aware of that!

*October 10 - Gretchen Montgomery will be here for staff development during your planning period. Please make plans to attend.

YOU'RE INVITED!!! TUESDAY DATE CHANGE!!!

It's time to celebrate and much overdue! Please drop by the library on Tuesday after school to celebrate our school and the great accomplishments we have made.


HRS Level 1

STAAR Distinction for Math

Improvement in Writing Scores

Overall "met standards" rate of 90%

PARLIAMENT OF OWLS

The poster resumes are AMAZING! I knew you were a talented bunch but you have out done yourselves. I'm so excited to hear the excitement about these teams that I"m hearing. I know this is going to make us a more cohesive staff.


Be on the lookout for your next team assignment and if you have any great ideas for team challenges, send them my way!

PLC TIME

Thank you for having your agendas posted by Friday. Kara and I will be popping in and out, where we are on the agenda or not. This will just help us stay in touch with what is going on with your team.


Also, if you can have someone add minutes in that section on your agenda and make a note if you need something from Kara or myself. We will be checking those regularly so that we can make sure we are supporting you with your needs.

BOND INFORMATION

The November 5th CISD Bond Referendum includes projects to address major renovation needs

at campuses across the District. They include HVAC and roof replacements at schools across our

high school feeder zones as well as

• phase 2 of the Conroe High School Master Plan that will combine all six buildings into

one and reduce the over 100 entrances and

• an overhaul to the plumbing, electrical and mechanical systems at Oak Ridge High

School.

To view the full list of campus renovations projects and learn more about the November 2019

Bond Election, please visit www.conroeisd.net/bond or visit our Facebook page at

@CISDBond2019.

ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE

*Becky Playfair, Dusti Moran, Maria Ivers, and Shelby Harvey for the great decorations for our Homecoming float.

*Kim Mize and her sweet hubby for being willing to donate time to pull the trailer for our students.

*Great big shout out to Maria Hernandez in fourth grade. We love having her on our ELA team! - 4th grade

FOCUS FOR 19-20

ENSURE THAT GOOD QUALITY INSTRUCTION IS TAKING PLACE IN ALL CLASSROOMS BY FOCUSING ON:


*integration of technology

*implementation of guided math 3x a week

*improving Tier 1 best practices

SUGGESTION BOX

This will be a regular part of our newsletter from here forward. It is anonymous if you don't want me to know who submitted it. If you have suggestions and/or concerns throughout the year, this is one place you will have to let administration know.


https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=X4juAait00mgF2tftgKw8medDXq9Z4REi7J2vsv96FRUM0VZRVJGOFFQSlROMEpYWDVYUDg5MDBQQi4u

SUGGESTION BOX RESPONSES

Unless a decision needs to be taken to Team Leader or Site Based, answers will be poster here weekly as needed.

FUTURE DATES TO KNOW...

SEPTEMBER

27 - Kathie Gensbigler, Michelle Anthony and Monique Jones' birthdays


OCTOBER

3 - Fourth grade to Sam Houston Museum field trip

3 - Tami out at training all day

4 - Fall Picture Day

7 - Kara out morning for training

7 - Team Leader

7 - Academic Conference

8 - Suchma Dedication

8 - Lisa Jones' birthday

11 - Lorena Salguero's birthday

11 - Storybook Character Day

11 - Early dismissal/end of 9 weeks

14 - School holiday

16 - Gina Godinez's birthday

16 - Tami out to Principals' Meeting

17 - Raquel SantaCruz birthday

17 - Fall Family Night

17 - Fourth grade to Fine Arts Day at Pavillion

17 - PTO Meeting at 6:00 p.m.

18 - PTO Fundraiser @ Flips

21 - Virginia Vera's birthday

21 - Core Team Meeting

22 - Kara out at training

25 - Boosterthon Kick Off

27 - Andrea DeLaTorre's birthday

28 - Faculty Meeting

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