Staff Newsletter - Week of 02/15

Presidents' Day 2016

1- “Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who make excuses.” ― George Washington

2- “Honesty is the first chapter of the book wisdom.” ― Thomas Jefferson

3- “I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards” ― Abraham Lincoln

4- “It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” ― Theodore Roosevelt

5- “It’s amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.” ― Harry S. Truman

6- ”Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today.” ― Abraham Lincoln

7- “We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.” ― Jimmy Carter

8- “Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, and leave the rest to God.” ― Ronald Reagan

9- "A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties." – Harry S. Truman

10- “Believe that you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

February teaching ideas, themes, and units

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Devine Intermediate School

Principal: Blain Martin

Assistant Principal: Lysandra Saldaña

Counselor: Cassie Brown

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