OTE Star Staff News

Jan 7- January 18

Next Week...

Monday, Jan 7

School Board Member Recognition Month!

Student’s create cards, posters, banners, poems, letters, etc... for OTE's designee, Brian Sellers) Send to office by 1/14/12

Mya’s Coaching Day

3rd – 5th teachers verify Gradebooks by 12:00pm

ARD mtg. (see separate schedule)

Tuesday, Jan 8

Minor’s Coaching Day

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

DRA begins Kg-5th

Wednesday, Jan 9

Mya’s Coaching Day

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

Earthworks 2nd grade – Science Lab

Kg – 2nd teachers verify Gradebooks (AM)

Popcorn Day – Turn in your popcorn envelopes

Vertical Team Mtg 3:10pm

Thursday, Jan 10

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

ARD Mtgs. (see separate schedule)

Kg – 2nd grade report cards generated AM

PTA Council Luncheon (Mya off campus)

SAC mtg 4:30pm

Friday, Jan 11

SST’s Kg – 2nd

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

3rd – 5th report cards delivered to OTE

Kg- 2nd teachers review report cards and print

Saturday, Jan 1

Happy Birthday Jean Barrett!

This Week In Pictures...

Tech Tools...

Leslie's Google Tip of the Week-->http://www.smore.com/w5bq-google-smart-tip-of-the-week?ref=my#


Check out -->http://allrecipes.com/

Today's website is totally non school related.....great place for recipes!


Thank you Leslie for the really good tech resources!!!


Star Gazing...

Congratulations to Debbie Clifton, First Grade teacher ...our STAR Teacher of the Week! We appreciate all you do for your students and our learning community! You are entitled to a five-day jeans pass and an opportunity to park in the space designated all next week! Thank you for all you do for our Star Texan community!


GINORMOUS APPRECIATIONS to Nicole Shannon, Ann Barlow, Scarlett Steele, Emily Littleton and Leslie Long for their time and expertise in presenting Thursday's PD!


Remember to give a HUGE THANKS to OTE PTA for the tasty breakfast provided on Friday!


What a short week! Thank you so much for all of the work and planning you have put into making the second semester of teaching and learning even better than the first! Have a restful and relaxing weekend!


Check out this great clip on the power of introverts...

The power of introverts - Susan Cain

Find this great resource in our comprehensive PD Library!

The Week After...

Monday, Jan 14

School Board Member Recognition Month!

Send cards, posters, banners, poems, letters, etc... for OTE's designee, Brian Sellers to office today!

Mya’s Coaching day

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

Tuesday, Jan 15

Minor’s off campus (AP mtg. AM)

Universal Screening

TAG testing (see separate schedule)

Report cards go home today!

DAC mtg. 4:30pm

Wednesday, Jan 16

Mya’s Coaching Day

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

SLT mtg. 3:10pm

Thursday, Jan 17

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

ARD mtg. (see separate schedule)

Friday, Jan 18

Universal Screening

TAG Testing (see separate schedule)

CAT mtg. 8:50am

SST’s 3rd – 5th

Happy Birthday Lauren Glover!

Old Town Elementary

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