Lyon News, 1/29/16

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Weekly Update

Looking into the future:

We are at that point within our year where time begins to fly even faster. I wanted to get these dates out there as they will take many of us to make these events successful. If you have ideas to improve either of the below events please share with a member of the leadership team. We will discuss these at our upcoming meeting.

Some dates to begin planning for include PTOs Spring Carnival will be on April 1st. ROAR night will be on Thursday, April 28th.

Upcoming Events

  • Feb. 1-5 National School Counselor Week
  • 1st: Casey out of the building
  • 1st: Jump Rope for Heart Assembly, 2pm
  • 3rd: Newsletter to parents goes out, let me know if you would like something included
  • 9th: Intruder Drill
  • 11th: Lyon Leadership Team meeting, 3:45
  • 12th: PDP EOY updated
  • Also begin reading chapter 4 of CCI (we will discuss at our Feb. faculty meeting)


I enjoyed listening in to conversations at our most recent faculty meeting. I love how so many of you are diving into the continuous classroom improvement process. Thanks for your participation. I am excited to share your feedback with the leadership team regarding what we feel we're ready for now and next year!

Here are some of your celebrations from this month's faculty meeting:

  • UOI is complete
  • 16 out of 19 student met proficiency on UOI post test
  • My students are rockin' math!
  • Several students showed growth on MOY writing prompts
  • Rocking Chromebook data!
  • Aides are meeting more kiddos needs

We need your FEEDBACK!

Please take this quick survey regarding your interest in switching grade levels. Please note that just because you express a high interest DOES NOT mean you must switch. At this time it unclear as to what positions will be available.