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L.O. Donald Staff Newsletter

Teach, Inspire, Love!

"Every child deserves a champion: an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists they become the best they can possibly be."


~ Rita Pierson

WEEK-AT-A-GLANCE

Beginning of the Year ISIP Assessments - K-2 August 31-September 25


Monday, September 7, 2015

  • Labor Day Holiday - no school

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

  • 9:30-10:00 Grupo de Padres con Estudiantes en el Programa de Educación Especial - K. Carter
  • 12:00-1:00 Leadership Team Meeting in PLC room - J. Johnson, H. Williams, N. Hagler, V. Davis, K. Carter
  • 3:15-4:30 PD: Student Culture Rubric & Student Learning Objectives

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

  • 9:45-10:30 Kinder Math Planning - G. Barron, D. Strong, E. Sherley, J. Johnson
  • 10:00-12:30 3rd grade Field Trip - Texas Ballet Theater
  • 10:40-11:25 1st grade Math Planning - T. Cypull, T. Gomez, J. Johnson
  • 12:10-12:55 3rd grade Math Planning - M. Crossland, N. Rodriguez, J. Johnson
  • 1:00-1:45 4th grade Math Planning - L. Green, A. Gonzalez, J. Johnson

Thursday, September 3, 2015

  • 8:00-8:45 Specials PLC - PTO Program & After School Planning
  • 8:50-9:40 PLC Lesson Plan Feedback - 2nd grade
  • 9:45-10:35 PLC Lesson Plan Feedback - Kindergarten
  • 10:40-11:30 PLC Lesson Plan Feedback - 1st grade
  • 12:05-12:55 PLC Lesson Plan Feedback - 3rd grade
  • 1:00-1:50 PLC Lesson Plan Feedback - 4th grade
  • 1:55-2:45 PLC Lesson Plan Feedback - 5th grade

Friday, September 4, 2015

  • 8:30-9:30 Cookies with the Principal (library) - K. Carter
  • 1:00-4:30 ED Campus Visit - Dr. Wright

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 8/14 SLO drafts due
  • 8/14 Districtwide Principals' Meeting
  • 8/17 Kimball Feeder Pattern Principals' Meeting
  • 8/17 PTO Meeting & 5th grade Performance
  • 8/18 Deadline for Brighter Bites Application
  • 8/18 TEI Scorecards Available at 5pm

L.O. Donald Elementary

Committed to preparing 100% of students for college

L.O. Donald 2015-16 Goals

  • 80% of students will meet the passing standard on STAAR reading/math in grades 3-5.
  • 70% of students will meet the passing standard on STAAR writing in grade 4.
  • 85% of students will meet the passing standard on STAAR science in grade 5.
  • 80% of students will perform on or above grade level on the Iowa/Logramos K-2