Allen's Home-School Connection

April 27-May 1, 2020

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Distance Learning Extended Through June 4th

Dear Allen Families,


I know the news that schools will remain closed through the remainder of the school year has left a lot of us with mixed emotions. I created a short video message for our students which can be seen below.


Please make sure that your child continues to work on their Distance Learning. This will make sure that students do not fall behind and are ready for next school year. If you have any questions or need any assistance with Distance Learning, please do not hesitate to reach out to your child's teacher or to myself. We thank you for your continued support and patience through this time.


Sincerely,

Mrs. Zagala

An Important Message

Best Practices for Parents During Distance Learning

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When Can We Pick Up Our Child's Belongings?

We are currently working on a plan so that students can come and pick up their personal belongings. Be on the look out for more information on this topic.
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School Counselors Are Ready To Offer Support!

Northside ISD counselors are available and want to virtually meet with their students from the safety of their homes. Fill out the google request form to meet with your counselor.

Once the meeting is scheduled, the student will receive a Google Calendar invite and an email showing the date and time to meet with his/her counselor by Google Chat or Google Hangout. Counselors are also available by email. Appointments are available from 8 a.m. through 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Be sure to check your google email accounts for appointment confirmations.

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Support For Parents: Virtual Cafecitos

We will be hosting virtual parent cafecitos every Thursday morning from 8:00-9:00 AM. Parents are invited to join us to discuss distance learning and ways to support our students during this time. Campus administration, counselor and liaison will be available to answer your questions. Click on the link to join us:


meet.google.com/bxj-peip-dom

STAY CONNECTED: Three Easy Ways to Stay Informed


Receive important messages and reminders from Allen ES by push message on your phone. Simply download the NISD Mobile App and select which schools you would like to receive notifications from. Follow us on Twitter @NISDAllenES, and ensure that your email address is up to date in the office.

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Allen Elementary Is Here For You!

Allen is Here for You