Redhawk Reader

October 18, 2019

Mrs. Akers' Top Three - Ep. #208 - 10/18/19

Upcoming Dates to Remember

  • October 21-25 - Red Ribbon Week
  • October 22 - GT Parent Information Night from 5:30-6:30
  • Monday, October 28 - Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night from 3-8pm

  • Tuesday October 29- Life Touch Individual Pictures

  • Tuesday, November 5 - Parent Conferences

  • Friday, November 8 - Veteran's Day Celebration @ 9:15am

  • Tuesday, November 12- Texas Roadhouse Spirit Night

  • Monday, November 18- Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night from 3-8pm

  • Friday, November 22- Field Day

  • All Week, November 25-29 - Thanksgiving Break

Akers' All-Stars

Students are nominated for this Principal’s recognition award for going above and beyond our school expectations - those who exhibit leadership, kindness, and extraordinary character!


We are so proud to announce this week's Akers' All-Stars pictured below:


Jana Abujaradeh

Liam Enderby

Presley Johnson

Adriana Mills

Brianna Saner

Giancarlo Valle

Chase Vecere

Evan-Uriel Vodio

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NEXT Week is Red Ribbon Week at Rennell!

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Veteran's Day Celebration

We would like to invite veterans in your family to celebrate Veteran’s Day with us. We deeply

appreciate the sacrifices they have made for our freedom. Please encourage your family member to wear their uniform or anything to represent their branch of the military. We are planning a special recognition for each veteran that joins our celebration at 9:15am on November 8, 2019 around the flagpole in front of Rennell. Please fill out and return the form that went home indicating what Veterans will be attending. It is also attached for your convenience.

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No Place for Hate

Parents,


We are so excited to become a No Place for Hate school this year!!!


So, what is No Place for Hate and what kinds of things will we do?


No Place for Hate means we will be a school that is accepting of everyone regardless of someone’s skin color, gender, race or ethnicity. Throughout this week your child has had the opportunity to sign the promise pledge both within their classroom, which will be displayed as a reminder of their promise. In addition to that, they have also signed the school banner that is displayed in the main hall near the front doors of our school. We are asking that parents (YOU) sign the banner as well to support our initiative to be a NO Place for Hate. Anytime you come to Rennell whether you’re here for lunch or as a Watch Dog Dad or when you come for parent conference day, please stop by and add your name to the banner.


Throughout the school year we will be doing many kindness activities and challenges to promote our goal of being a kind place and above all else a school that is a place for NO hate. We are excited to begin this endeavor and we look forward to an amazing 2019-2020 school year.

Below is the promise pledge:

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Join PTO!

Please consider joining our Rennell PTO! You can do so by going to rennellpto.membershiptoolkit.com

PTO Volunteer Opportuntities

Interested in volunteering? First, register below to be approved with the district. Second, please sign up to be a current member of the Rennell PTO so you can be included in emails throughout the year for opportunities Join Rennell PTO. Third, review the calendar on this site for training dates & times.


Register to be a volunteer: REQUIRED

https://www.cfisd.net/en/parents-students/parent-involvement/volunteer/


Lunchroom & Recess Volunteers Needed:

2/11/20 - 10:45am-1:45pm (Kinder/1st/3rd grades)

2/12/20 -10:15am-1:15pm (2nd/5th/4th grades) was

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080C44AAAF2FA3F94-volunteers

Our School Vision

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GT Parent Information Night

GT Parent Night will be October 22, 2019. It will be held in the library and will last from 5:30 - 6:30.

GT Program

It is that time of year for our open referral for the Gifted and Talented program. The Open‐Referral Period falls between October 1 –November 30, 2019. If you would like to refer your student to be tested in the Spring, please review the GT Identification Process. Parents must have the Parent Survey and Permission Form turned in by the end of the day Nov. 30th. The form is attached or may be picked up at the front desk.


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Dance Team

All Redhawk Dance Team members are welcomed to practice - including our new members and 3rd graders! Drop-off at 7:50 in the back by the 2nd set of gym doors. Please remember to pull all the way forward in 1 line and move quickly because we have lots of dancers this year!

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