SGE Family Newsletter

August 29, 2022

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Looking Ahead...

Aug 30 - Parent Orientation & Title I Information Night (see flyer below)

September - Hydrocephalus Awareness Month

Sept 5 - Staff & Student Holiday

Sept 6 - No School / Staff Development

Sept 5-9 - Substitute Appreciation Week

Sept 7-9 - Homecoming Week (see dress-up themes below)

Sept 8 - Burnet High School Homecoming Parade, Burnet County Square

Sept 9 - Remember 9/11

Sept 12 - Texas First Responder's Day

Sept 12-16 - Celebrate Freedom Week

Sept 14 - Books & Cookies with G.R.A.N.D.S. (see flyer below)

Sept 16 - Smart Smiles Screening

Sept 23 - End of 1st Six Weeks

Sept 26 - No School / Staff Development

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Safety Drills

Your child's safety is always a priority at SGE. Each year we practice our response to a variety of emergency situations including fire, inclimate weather, and lockdown. Our first fire drill will be on Tuesday, August 30th, weather permitting.

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September is Hydrocephalus Awareness Month

During the month of September, the Hydrocephalus Association (HA) invites everyone to celebrate and honor the many faces of hydrocephalus, and to unite with the organization to create a voice of awareness.
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The flyer for Grandparents' Day will come home this week. Attached, you'll find a "Ticket" for your child's guests. Please read to know sign-in procedures in advance.
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Visiting for Lunch

  • All lunch visitors MUST check-in through the front office and receive a visitor's badge. Please have your photo ID available and wear your printed visitor badge where it is visible for all staff. Any visitor NOT wearing a badge sticker will be escorted to the office and required to check-in at the front office. The badge authorizes access to the cafeteria ONLY. Lunch visitors are not allowed access to the classroom/playground/etc when visiting for lunch.
  • Lunch visitors MUST be listed in Student Skyward access. Visitors coming for lunch with our Bulldogs must be listed in Skyward as a family member or contact to be allowed to eat with a student.
  • Lunch visitors must sit at designated tables during lunch time.
  • Students with lunch visitors may not invite classmates/friends to sit at the visitors' table.
  • Any outside lunch brought to enjoy with your student may not be shared with other students at anytime due to state nutrition guidelines and requirements.
  • Due to supply issues, any lunch visitor must provide his/her own lunch. Visitor meals can not be purchased through our cafeteria at this time.
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How do I request a change in transportation?

How do I request a change in transportation?

-student's full name

-student's grade level

-student's homeroom teacher

-the transportation change you want made for today (bus to car, car to bus, etc)

In order to ensure a smooth dismissal process for all students, requests made after 1:30pm will not be processed. Notes, phone calls, text messages and emails sent to any other email will not be processed.

BCISD Transportation Department and Information

Click this link to view transportation contact information, bus service registration, and an FAQ regarding bus transportation.

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Shady Grove Elementary School

7:15am Office Opens

7:15am Student Drop Off/Breakfast

7:40am School Begins

7:45am Tardy Bell

9:00am Students not in attendance are marked absent

1:30pm Transportation changes due, please email:

3:20pm Student Dismissal

4:00pm Office/School Closes