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March 26, 2021

A Note From Mrs. Mathe

WOW! Powell families I am humbled by your generosity and support with our Boosterthon fundraiser so far! We are about half way through the program and everyone on campus is having a great time learning about the character traits and working as a team to meet our goals.

Remote families, there was an email sent earlier this week with information regarding opportunities for your remote child to participate in the Boosterthon Dance-a-thon. If you plan for your child to attend on April 1st, make sure to RSVP by Tuesday. More information regarding this can be found in your email.

This weekend is a great time to get a donation because there’s special challenge for families! Your student can earn a bonus prize by getting a $2 Per Dance Minute or a $60 flat donation this weekend only. Check out funrun.com for details.

Lastly, next week is a 4 day school week. Friday, April 2nd is a school holiday.

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Upcoming Dates

March 26: Report Cards sent home

March 29: Boosterthon sports theme day! Classes with 100% participation wearing sports themed clothes will earn an extra recess!

March 31: Boosterthon Show your Powell spirit day! Classes with 100% participation will earn cool Powell swag!

April 1: Boosterthon Dance-a-Thon

April 1: Kindergarten egg hunt

April 2: No School

April 5: New Student Enrollment for 2021-2022 school year begins

April 6: STAAR Writing- 4th grade

April 13: PTO Meeting 10:15 am

April 16: Mitchell and Collins fine arts demonstration for 4th grade during specials

April 20: Mitchell and Collins band instrument parent information meeting 7:30 pm via Zoom

April 21: Mitchell and Collins orchestra instrument parent information meeting 7:30 pm via Zoom

April 22: Mitchell and Collins incoming 5th grader parent webinar meeting 6:30 pm

April 23: (repeat) Mitchell and Collins incoming 5th grader parent webinar meeting 9:30 am

April 29: Mitchell and Collins principals visit with 4th grade students to answer questions

New Student Registration

Powell families, we need your help! Please share the date below with any neighbors or friends that live in CISD that will have a child enrolling in pre-k or kindergarten next year. More information will come soon with details about registration for the 2021-2022 school year. Please help spread the word in our community to enroll early so we can start planning for next school year!
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March Book Madness Results

Congratulations to our winning book, First Day Critter Jitters by Jory John!
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Future Lego League Team

Today our 1st grade First Lego League team presented their final project to their class. Thank you Mrs. Mumme for volunteering to work with these students and grow their curiosity! Great job Andreas Mumme, Thomas Arcenaux, Claire Bartlett and Eliza Platt!


Positivity Project Focus- Humor

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PTO News

Powell PTO News

THANK YOU to our Powell families that donated to the staff snack cart! It was a huge hit today! A special thank you to Taylor and Lisa for delivering the treats to our staff members.

We are looking for individuals who want to help our PTO organize our Powell Elementary School Fall Carnival, in October 2021 - please send an email to president@powellpto.org if you have an interest in helping out!

Remember to follow us on Facebook at Powell Elementary PTO for the latest and greatest information from your Powell PTO!



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Teacher's Achieving Excellence

Do you want to recognize an AWESOME Powell teacher? If so, follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to Parent Access.
  2. Click on communication.
  3. Choose Staff/Teacher excellence from the drop down menu.
  4. Select the employee to receive recognition from the drop down menu.
  5. Click create TAE.
  6. Click any of the pre-populated choices that apply.
  7. Type any additional comments in the Additional Comment box.
  8. Click the box labeled Create Teachers Achieving Excellence button.
  9. Done!

Student COVID Screening

Please review the information and be sure to keep your child at home if he/she is exhibiting any of the following symptoms.

  • Loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Fatigue
  • Chills or shaking with chills
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Significant muscle pain or body aches
  • Have a new uncontrolled cough that causes difficulty breathing or for individuals with a chronic allergic/asthmatic, cough, a change in your cough from baseline
  • Diarrhea, vomiting or abdominal pain
  • New onset or severe headache
  • Known close contact with a person who is lab confirmed to have COVID-19
  • Or if you are waiting for COVID-19 test results due to symptoms that began less than 10 days ago
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Our Mission

Powell Elementary School is committed to creating an environment that promotes academic excellence, and a love for learning. Our goal is to build relationships that empower students, and develop responsible, patriotic citizens, and confident leaders.

CISD Non-Discrimination statement

The Conroe Independent School District (District) as an equal opportunity educational provider and employer does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in educational programs or activities that it operates or in employment matters. The District is required by Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as Board policy not to discriminate in such a manner.

For information about Title IX rights or Section 504/ADA rights, contact the Title IX Coordinator or the Section 504/ADA coordinator at 3205 W. Davis, Conroe, TX 77304; (936) 709-7752.