W. A. Porter News

Keeping You Informed! Friday, February 12, 2016

Events next week! (and tonight)

  • 2/12 - W. A. Porter Valentines Dance - 6:30 - 8
  • 2/15 - No School - Student Holiday - Washington's Birthday - Presidents Day - Teacher Workday
  • 2/16 - ART / Extended PLC - Lunch swaps
  • 2/17 - Spring Picture Day
  • 2/18 - Founders Day - BISD PTA - W. G. Thomas Coliseum
  • 2/19 - Jump Rope for Heart

W. A. Porter Elementary's Annual Valentine Dance

You don't want to miss out on one of the schools greatest traditions!

When: Friday, February 12, 2016

Time: 6:30 - 8 PM

Admission: $3 per person

Pictures available for $2 each

*****Students MUST be accompanied by an adult!*****

Refreshments (please send to school by Friday, February 12th).

Grades K-2 - a liter of soda

Grades 3-5 - a package of store bought cookies

Join the PTA Executive Board

The W. A. Porter PTA is looking for actively involved parents who would like to join the PTA board? If you want to say yes or would like more information, please email Tara Goodwin at


Fine Arts Day = Fabulous Arts Day

Thanks to all of our volunteers for making Fine Arts Day such a great success. It is truly one of the highlights of the year!

A very special thanks to Carissa Boyd for all of her efforts to make this Fine Arts Day the best yet!

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W. A. Porter Elementary School

Principal - Greg Bicknell

Assistant Principal - Chad Paris

Counselor - Shannon Bruce

Texas Education Agency - Accountability Distinction Designations

Academic Achievement in Reading/ELA - Distinction Earned

Academic Achievement in Science - Distinction Earned

Top 25 Percent Student Progress - Distinction Earned

Post-secondary Readiness - Distinction Earned


Looking for a special way to say happy birthday to your student? For a nominal fee of $10 you can announce that special day in a special way on the W. A. Porter marquee. See the attached document for specific information!
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