Month "LEE" Scoop

December 2021

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Dear Families,

The weather is getting colder, but our hearts are filled with warmth as the holiday season approaches. It is a fun-filled time to spend with our friends and family while we enjoy traditions and winter cheer!

We would like to thank students, staff, and parents for contributing to our success. We have had an outstanding first semester with many opportunities for our students to demonstrate their amazing talents and passions. Thank you to all of the teaching staff who have continued to work exceptionally hard to ensure that the students are able to grow academically and emotionally.

We will release early at 1:00pm on Thursday, December 16, 2021. School will resume at 8:00am on Tuesday, January 4, 2022. We want you all to have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.



Mrs. Poteet & Mrs. Anderton

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Lee Elementary Yearbook

The 2021-2022 Lee yearbook is on sale now! You can purchase the yearbook online by clicking the the link below or scanning the QR code.

21-22 Lee Yearbook Ordering Link

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Parent Lunches

Parents and guardians are invited to campus once a month to eat lunch with their child(ren) outside. Lunch times are listed below. You may bring food for your child or they can get a tray from the cafeteria. Please arrive early so that you have plenty of time to get settled in before your child's lunch time. See details below for updated procedures. We are looking forward to seeing you!

Click here for the RSVP Link

In the case of bad weather, the lunch will not be rescheduled and will resume the next month.

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Watch D.O.G.S.

Thank you to the many male role models who have generously volunteered to be in the Watch D.O.G.S. program. We appreciate you all! Our staff and students enjoy getting to know and spend time with you all. If you would like to volunteer as a Watch D.O.G. at Lee contact Lee PTO at

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Counselor's Corner

Each month, we will focus on a specific character trait. Mrs. Hogan provides daily announcements and guidance lessons regarding that trait to help the students put it in action. The trait for the month of December is SERVICE. The parent newsletter is also attached.
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Student Grades & Attendance in Skyward

Parents, would you like to check your child's grade and attendance using your phone? Well, follow the directions in the flyer attached below to learn how.
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Click here for information on becoming a substitute

CMISD is providing virtual training for anyone interested in becoming a substitute. Click the link above for more information.

Save the Date

December 2021

Dec. 1: 4th Grade Fall Math Benchmark

Dec. 1: Genius Hour Picks Due

Dec. 2: 3rd & 5th Fall Reading Benchmark

Dec. 2: Cover Your Cold Feet: Wear Christmas Socks

Dec. 3: Parent Lunches

Dec. 4: Breakfast with Santa & Merry Market

Dec. 4: Caddo Mills Christmas Parade 6:30pm

Dec. 6: Care Package Items Due

Dec. 7: 4th & 5th Fall Science Benchmark

Dec. 7: Grinch Day: Wear Green

Dec. 9: Frost Fun Day" Wear Your Favorite hat and/or scarf

Dec. 10: Santa & Retake Pictures

Dec. 13: Polar Express Day: Wear Pajamas

Dec. 14: Wear it Proud: Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

Dec. 16: Christmas Parties: Wear Red & Green

Dec. 16: Early Release @ 1:00pm

Dec. 17-Jan. 3: Christmas Break

January 2022

School Board Appreciation Month

Jan. 3: Student Holiday

Jan. 4: First Day of Second Semester

Jan. 7: Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Jan. 7: Parent Lunches

Jan. 11: Mega Lung to Visit Lee

Jan. 17: School Holiday

Jan. 19: UIL Writing & Spelling Competition

Jan. 21: UIL Competition @ Lee

Jan. 27: Dallas Symphony Orchestra


  • School starts at 8:00 A.M. and ends at 3:30 P.M.
  • Tardy bell rings @ 8:00 A.M.

Children not in the building by the 8:00 A.M. bell are considered tardy. Please refer to our student handbook regarding our tardy policy. If your child is tardy, please do not drop your child off. For their safety, your child should be signed in at the office.

  • If your child is absent, please send a note to the office by 3:30 P.M. on the day that they return.
  • Please bring tennis shoes everyday for P.E.

Frances & Jeannette Lee Elementary

In partnership with families and the community, Frances and Jeannette Lee Elementary provides a challenging curriculum that connects students’ lives and their future in a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment. We teach students to problem solve independently, while learning to collaborate as a team to become effective communicators. We impress on our students the importance of integrity, grit, leadership, compassion, kindness and being responsible citizens.