East Elementary Parent Newsletter

February 2017 Edition

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We Love Our East Family!

Our campus is back in full swing and we are excited to share some upcoming events for our spring semester. Our students just completed their MOY DRA testing to measure their growth in reading and we are thrilled with the progress they have made. This information will be shared with you soon and you will have the opportunity to schedule a face to face conference with their teachers to discuss your individual child on our February 17th conference day. Please check out the rest of our February newsletter for important upcoming dates and information. Thank you again for allowing us to be a part of your child's education. We hope to see you around campus this spring!


Melissa and Ashley

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U.I.L. - District Meet on March 4th!

The U.I.L. Academic Program is designed to enrich student learning and provide students with a competitive opportunity. Some of our students in 2nd and 3rd grades have been selected to serve on one of our East academic teams and will be competing next Friday, February 10th for a final place on one of our Hallsville Elementary Teams. These teams will then participate in the district meet in Pine Tree on March 4th. We are excited for these students and know they will represent Hallsville well! Thank you to our wonderful coaches that are working closely with our students to help them be successful!

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February Events

Here is a preview of February and March events:
  • February 2nd - 100th Day of School and College Day
  • February 6th - Class Pictures
  • February 8th - Math Mock STAAR (3rd Grade) - No lunch visitors this day
  • February 9th - Reading Mock STAAR (3rd Grade) - No lunch visitors this day
  • February 10th - HISD UIL Event
  • February 11th - Daddy Daughter Dance hosted by Bobcat Moms Club
  • February 17th - Parent Conferences/Student Holiday
  • February 20th - Student Holiday
  • February 25th - Education Foundation Fishing Tournament (See below)
  • February 27th - Education Foundation Bunco Night (See below)
  • February 27th - March 3rd - Texas Public School Week
  • March 2nd - East Elementary Open House (More Information COMING SOON!)
  • March 4th - District UIL Event - Pine Tree
  • March 10th - Early Release
  • March 13th - 17th - Spring Break
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