Isaacs Early Childhood School

Welcome to the 2015 - 2016 School Year

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Dear Isaacs Family

We have a lot happening during the month of October at Isaacs! Please take a quick glance at all the fun activities we have planned.


You for sure do not want to miss your child performing on Oct. 6th for English students and Oct. 8th for Spanish children. It will be a quick event, but one where your child will be a star! You can also visit the book fair and buy your child some books in the library.


We have many events for parents to participate in throughout the month. The Crazy Hat Parade is a spirit filled adventure you won't want to miss. Also, come learn how to set limits and remove morning and bedtime stress in your house! Continue reading to discover more happenings throughout the month!




Sincerely,

Kris Benson, Principal

Upcoming Events

Oct. 5th - 9th - Book Fair

Oct. 5th, 7th, 14th,19th, 21st, 26th, 28th - English Classes

Oct. 6th - Grandparents Reading Day (AM & PM)

Oct. 6th - PTA Meeting and English Fall Performance Night

Oct. 7th - Picture Day

Oct. 8th - Spanish Fall Performance Night

Oct. 9th - Morning and Bedtime Presentation (AM & PM)

Oct. 12th - Parent Teacher Conference Day (Student Holiday)

Oct. 14th - Dress Up Day - Wear Green

Oct. 16th - Nutritional Workshop

Oct. 21st - Sibling Story Time (AM & PM)

Oct. 27th - Computer Class

Oct. 28th - Dress Up Day - Wear Orange (No costumes please)

Oct. 30th - Crazy Hat Parade (AM & PM)

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School Based Improvement Committee

We need a few parents to volunteer to be on the School Based Improvement Committee. This committee meets three times during the year, Oct. 14th, Jan. 27th and May 25th at 11:45 pm. It is during this time that we discuss the goals for the school. We would love to have you join us. If you would be willing to join the committee please email mailto:Amy.p.smith@pisd.edu with your name and phone number.

Scholastic Book Fair

Our Scholastic Book Fair will be October 5th - 9th in our library. You are invited to stop by the fair that week during school hours and on Tuesday, October 6th and Thursday, October 8th from 5:00 -7:00 during Fall Performance Night. This is a great opportunity to purchase books for your children.

Picture Day - Oct. 7th

To preorder your child's pictures go to the link below and type in the following Picture Day ID: DO205114Q0


http://mylifetouch.com

Counselor - Morning and Bedtime Routines

On October 9th, come and learn about setting important morning and bedtime routines. These are important to helping your child have a great day.


  • 8:30-9:30-English and Spanish
  • 12:45-1:45-English and Spanish

Nutrition Workshop

Come learn how to make nutritious meals for your family! The workshop will be held Oct. 16th, 12:45 - 1:45 pm. The class will be in English with Spanish interpretation.

Dress Up Day - Oct. 28th

We will have Dress Up Days throughout the year. The first semester will be all colors. Please do not go out and buy something for this day. Be creative and use what you have in your house.


On October 28th - Wear anything Orange! This not a costume day, please wear something that has orange on it.

Crazy Hat Day Parade

Isaacs is ready for a parade! Each student is encouraged to come to school with a crazy hat and we will all participate on Oct. 30th at 8:30 am (for morning session) and 12:45 pm (for afternoon session).


Your child may make a hat or wear a hat from home! Parents you are invited to come and watch your child parade through the school!

Computer Classes for Parents

We will have our Computer Mobile Lab coming to Isaacs from 10:00 - 12:00 every Tuesday starting Oct. 27th. These classes will run every Tuesday until Dec. 8th (no class the week of Thanksgiving.)


The space is limited so please contact Gilda Paxman at 469-752-4968 to reserve your spot!

English Classes for Parents

This class will help you start to learn the basics to communicate in English.


  • It is offered Monday and Wednesday from 8:30 to 9:30!

Library Checkout for Parents

Parent Checkout- Parents are also encouraged to come and visit our library to checkout library books to read to their children.

Monday - Thursday from 8:30 - 8:45 and 12:35 - 1:10

Sibling Storytime

Sibling Storytime - On Wednesday, October 21, we will have sibling storytime from 10:15 – 10:35 and 12:45 – 1:05, in the library. We are offering a special storytime for the brothers and sisters of Isaacs' students who are age three years old and younger. Parents and young brothers and sisters of Isaacs' students are welcome to attend this special event. We hope you are able to take advantage of this meaningful opportunity to connect with your child through reading.

A Great Class at Haggard Public Library!

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Ready Rosie

Please go to http://readyrosie.com/plano-isd to sign up for a FREE subscription to Ready Rosie. This is a fantastic program Plano offers that will send to your email a short daily video of an activity you can do with your child each day.
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Remind App

This is a great tool for you to receive text messages from your child's teacher. Please ask your teacher for the code to receive these class announcements.
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Follow us on Twitter

We would love for you to follow Isaacs on Twitter under the name @IsaacsECS. Twitter will be used as an additional mode of communication for reminders as well as to highlight some of the wonderful happenings at Isaacs!