This Week at WPE
Week of February 15, 2016
Grade Level PLCs this week!
Agenda items will include:
-Behavior with Juliana
-Planning small group instruction
Star Staffer Erin Gawel
Mrs. Gawel loves reading, swimming, and doting on her baby boy. Thank you, Mrs. Gawel, for your work with all students and your eagerness to help out with Saturday tutorials!!
Star Staffer Sandra Caballero
Mrs. Caballero enjoys spending time with her family... especially her adorable grandchildren. We are so appreciative that Mrs. Caballero is able to work miracles with scheduling no matter what road block comes her way!!
Star Staffer Erin Gawel
Events & Reminders:
5th Grade Saturday tutorials for reading will begin on February 13 and continue through March 5.
3rd Grade Saturday tutorials for reading and math will begin on April 2 and continue through April 23.
-Monday, February 15th is a student holiday and professional growth day for staff.
-Wednesday, February 17th is National Random Acts of Kindness Day!
-Kinder, 1st, and 2nd teachers will meet on Wednesday, February 17th at 3:30.
-The State Testing Accommodations e-Course must be completed by Friday, February 19th.
-On Friday, February 19th, PTA will host our first WPE Movie Night!!
-The HISD Spelling Bee will be held at the HMS Auditorium on Saturday, February 20th at 9:00 am.
-Go Texan Day is Friday, February 26th! You may wear jeans with your Go Texan attire. We will also have our 2nd annual Chili Cook-off in 601!
-Jump for Joshua will be held on Friday, March 11th. Tee shirt orders are due by February 29th!!
-Wednesday, March 2nd is an early release day for students.
-3rd & 4th grade will have MOCK testing on Thursday, March 3 (Reading) and Friday, March 4 (Math).
Huge shout-out to Renell for taking her great idea and turning it into a super successful fundraiser! It was awesome!!
Isn't she sweet? Thank you, Karli, for coordinating the Valentine's Scavenger Hunt for the staff... and for the amazing brownies!!
Something to think about...
Counselor Cabana News!
Dear WPE family,
I will be on Rotation with Chad on the week of Feb. 15 - 19th. We will be completing our No Place for Hate activity. I will review with the kids the meaning of the "No Place for Hate" and we will complete our second activity.
Activity : #2 One school One book- We will read a book on Race and Racism "A Picture Book of Rosa Parks .. We will engage a discussion and an activity after reading the book.
Teachers, I will place an activity sheet on your mail box on Monday Feb. 15th. Please during the week take the time to complete this activity.. It should take about 10 minutes.
Thank you, So much for everything you do!!!
Juliana Schone, your counselor at WPE