Ms. Mac's Memos

Week of September 29th

Mission & Vision

Park Street Mission:

We Learn. We Grow. We Thrive.



Park Street Vision:

Our vision is to provide a collaborative foundation for successful learning and living through:


P- Positive Experiences

S- Supporting all students

E- Engaging with the community and creating

S- Students of excellence

Week at a Glance

Conference Week- Early Dismissal


Tuesday:

  • Luz PD
  • PLCs


Wednesday:

  • National Custodian Day
  • New Teacher Check-in


Thursday:

  • MTSS Core Team


Friday:

  • Super Specials
  • MHS Homecoming

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LEARN

School Data Sheet

Just a reminder, please update your information on the online data sheet. Please add in you iReady scores, MAP scores, and F&P levels as you have them. Below are tips for data entry.


Some people have been having difficulty editing the data sheet. It is easiest if you do not filter by teacher. The columns should be frozen so that you can easily view each child's name. I have tried to sort every list so it is in teacher order for you already.


https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1PY6171B4ohgYOok7WGqAvzYZnXDLTpcvR0MOjvR72bY/edit?usp=sharing

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GROW

Coaches' Corner

When athletes want to improve their performance, they “go to the tapes” and watch hours’ worth of recordings of themselves practicing and playing. They also study their opponents by doing the same thing. When politicians want to improve their message, they watch recordings of their previous speeches. One of the most tried-and-true methods for actually seeing and evaluating what you do is to watch yourself doing it. So, one fantastic method you could employ to make yourself a better teacher is to watch yourself teach.

Read the article here:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/17RMGJyyC5kHLLSKFuhioZEmKhj7G7aZqGy0B5XvHp88/edit?usp=sharing

How to use the Swivl

https://www.swivl.com/how-to-use/

Video Reflection Form

https://drive.google.com/a/marietta-schools.net/file/d/1scsQZf9vrsVauwVA10FH9QPxizuLUbjD/view?usp=sharing

See what our First Year Teachers are doing during the month of October

https://www.smore.com/12mj8-pse-new-teachers

Big picture

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THRIVE

Staff Shout Outs... (please submit shout-outs by Thursday at 3pm)

1. Joanna Cox

The performance at Marietta Reads was FABULOUS! Thank you for all your time and efforts put into getting our kids ready:)

2. Everyone who gave their time last Saturday for Marietta Reads!

Thank you ALL who came and supported our Marietta Reads table! Thank you Mr. Soto for your Gerald the Giraffe performance, you made that so much fun for our kids. Special appearance on stage by Becky Kern - best cricket ever! Mrs. Cox - you are AMAZING!

3. Rebecca Kern

Rebecca is awesome and does her job with a smile .

4. Elizabeth Martinez

Thank you for organizing interpreters for conferences today. There was an interpreter at every conference I had, and they had time to spend with the families. This provided a sense of community. Thank you for making this happen!

5. Nicole Renshaw

Marietta Reads was a success because of dedicated teachers like you. Thank you for all you did behind the scene, as well as spending your Saturday to make a difference in the lives of our kids. I admire your dedication!

6. Alex Soto

Thank you for giving positive and constructive feedback after you visited my classroom. Your words of encouragement re energized me. Your constructive feedback was appreciated. I was able to take your suggestions and quickly adjust one thing to better support our kids.

7. Ashley Bagwell

Our students are reaping the rewards of all the time and energy you have put in to making the schedule for this school year. You have made sure our school schedule supports the needs of all our students. Thank you for your attention to details!

8. Kat Staphylaris

You are an amazing teacher! You know your students from the inside out. You make a difference each day. You come to school determined to impact the learning of your students. What you don't know is, that when you leave at the end of the day, you have impacted the people on your team. You make teachers want to teach and do better. You are an inspiration!

9. Miriam Thompson

Thank you, Miriam, for helping 5th grade out during conference week! You're the best!

10. Ms. Grogan " Ms. Broken"

THANK YOU FOR ALWAYS BEING SO FLEXIBLE AND WILLING TO HELP IN ANY WAY! THANK YOUR FOR LOVING EVERY MINUTE WITH OUR BABIES! YOU ARE APPRECIATED MORE THAN YOU WILL EVER KNOW EVERY SINGLE DAY! :)

11. Sarah Streetman

Thank you SO much for helping me all week during the morning rush of Book Fair shoppers! I could not have done the crowd control and countless bags of coins counting without you:)

12. Kindergarten paras

thank you to all of the k paras for checking in with me and lending a helphing hand while Sims was out. I appreciate your willingness to help and pitch in!

13. Stephanie Sims

Thank you for always going above and beyond delivering on-going instruction to our students but especially during phonics assessment time! you are appreciated and we are lucky to have you here at Park Street!!

14. Katie Fitzgerald

Thank you for watching my students so I was able to conduct a conference, I appreciate it!

15. Kindergarten Team

We had a successful turnout for our APTT conference. Thanks to everyone on my team for working hard to make all the pieces come together for it to be a success!

16. Tamille Wilson

Thank you for all you do for our students. You really make the science come alive, and I really appreciate all of your hard work in the garden and in STEM. I'm sure our science test scores will benefit from all of the engaging activities they experience with you.

17. Sharon Worley

Thank you for all of your help with the APTT meetings. We appreciate you helping to provide us with the reference materials and helping to make sure parents understood the information presented. You always "get in the trenches" and "get your hands dirty" to help get the job done.

18. Amanda Stalker

Thank you for all of your hard work for second grade and the team!

19. Tiffany Shaw

Thank you for all that you do for our class. We couldn't do it without you!

20. Genesis Ortiz

You are doing such an awesome job! Second grade and Park Street is lucky to have you!

21. Coach Smarr

Thank you for all you are doing for the kids. They are coming back from gym having had a great workout, and its awesome!

22. Ashley Bagwell

I appreciate how supportive she is to everyone!

23. D. Tishenor

Thank you so much for your support & willingness to share!

24. Dana Mo

Thank you so much for lending your ear & helping me to make a plan for our students!

25. Idris J.

Thank you for listening to me ask questions & doing your best to find answers!

26. Mrs. Martinez

thank you for always being so helpful! we appreciate all of your hard work!

27. Miriam Thompson

All of your hard work and dedication to our students is noticed and appreciated. we love you!

28. Heather Welch

Thank you for your willingness to work with the first grade team.

29. Park Street Staff

Thank you Park Street Staff for your amazing love you have shown me during my mother's passing. The Speaks Family

30. Dr.Caldwell & Sped Team

You all are just the best! You all have been there for me the whole time my mother was sick and during her passing. Words just can't express the love, prayers, support and care me and my family received for you. I couldn't have gotten through it all without you! Thank you for ALL you did❤