Swenke Paw Print
Friday, April 29, 2022 -- Issue #66
HERE'S WHAT'S COMING UP!
May 4th Dress Up Day
Student Council Stuffed Animal Drive
From the Nurse: End-of-Year Medication Pick-up
As the end of the school year approaches, we would like to remind you to pick up any medications you provided to the school clinic this year. According to CFISD Board policy FFAC (local), medications must be retrieved from the clinic by a parent/guardian or designated responsible adult. Please make arrangements to pick-up your student’s medications by May 26th no later than 12:00 p.m. Medications not collected by this deadline will be disposed of according to CFISD policy.
Thank you for your assistance,
Shannon Jones RN
School Nurse School
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED... FIELD DAY
NEW Important SWENKE Lunch Visitors Information
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Notes from the Attendance Office
- Student's full name
- Date of absence
- Reason for absence
- Signature of parent/legal guardian
INFORMATION ON BUS AND LUNCH CARD REPLACEMENTS
If your student's ID card has been lost or damaged and must be replaced:
- Please click on the SCHOOL CASH Image
- Select SWENKE ELEMENTARY BADGE REPLACEMENT ITEMS- 2021/2022
Items to be purchased for Bus Card Replacement:
- Plastic Sleeve
LUNCH CARDS ARE $3 (No Lanyard or Plastic Sleeve Included)
We will replace the card as soon as payment is received. Please allow the card number to update in the system up to 48 hours. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.
Swenke Elementary Administration
Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports (PBIS)
Please screen students daily before sending to school, and do not send them if they have any symptoms or if given any fever reducing medication to mask symptoms.
Please refer to the Lead Safely Plan at https://www.cfisd.net/leadsafely for information on what to do regarding exposure, as well as returning to school if exposed or experiencing any symptoms at all.
Please contact our school nurse, Mrs. Shannon Jones, at email@example.com or281-213-1211 with any questions after reviewing the Lead Safely Plan on the website.
Mrs. Shannon Jones, BSN, RN, NCSN
Dr. Elizabeth Miller - Principal
If you need to contact Dr. Miller her email is firstname.lastname@example.org or you may call the main line and ask for her secretary Mrs. Shelly Deloach at (281)-213-1200.
Mrs. Sarah Millerhouse - Assistant Principal
Mrs. Millerhouse has been an educator for 17 years. She has an undergraduate degree in Child Study and Language Development with a minor in Special Education from Southwestern University in Georgetown. She earned her Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of St. Thomas. She has taught special education in all elementary grade levels and content areas. She has also taught all content areas in general education. She was an English and Language Arts Instructional Specialist for 3 years at Swenke before becoming the Assistant Principal. She has served all of her years as an educator in CFISD, and this is her 6th year as an AP at Swenke.
This school year Mrs. Millerhouse serves grades ECSE, Kindergarten, Second Grade, Fourth Grade, and Life Skills. Please contact Mrs. Millerhouse at (281)-213-1206, Option 1 or by email at email@example.com.
Mrs. Brandy Breaux - Assistant Principal
Mrs.Breaux has been an educator for 22 years. She has an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education from Louisiana State University and a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from Nicholls State University. Mrs. Breaux became a National Board Certified Teacher in 2009. She has teaching and administrative experience in both middle and elementary school. This is her 7th year in CFISD.
This school year Mrs. Breaux will serve grades prekindergarten, ECSE, First Grade, Third Grade, Fifth Grade. Please contact Mrs. Breaux at (281)-213-1206, Option 2 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mrs. Stephanie Gable, School Counselor
Mrs. Gable has been an educator for 16 years. She received her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education from Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas, and her Master's degree in School Counseling from Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas. She has taught various grade levels over the years, and this is her fourth year as a school counselor.
While she works with all students, please note that for the 2021-22 school year, she will be the counselor to contact for grades Prekindergarten, ECSE, First Grade, Third Grade, and Fifth Grade. You may contact her by email at email@example.com or by phone at (281)-213-1205, Option 2.
Dr. Scott Talley, School Counselor
Dr. Scott C. Talley has 9 years of public and private education experience. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Houston and his graduate studies at the University of St. Thomas. He received his Bachelor of Arts in History with a minor in Education, his Masters in School Counseling, and completed his Doctorate of Education in Ethical Leadership. He has taught various grade levels over the years, and this is his fourth year as a school counselor.
While he works with all students, please note that for the 2021-22 school year, he will be the counselor to contact for Kindergarten, 2nd, 4th, and Life Skills students. We encourage parents to contact him with any questions or concerns regarding their students via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (281)-213-1205, Option 1.
Our Librarian - Mrs. Angie Arnett
Year Opened: 2009
Deanna Swenke was selected as the namesake for Elementary #50. Swenke, who retired as the associate superintendent for curriculum and instruction in June 2008, spent 38 of her 44 years in education within CFISD