The Challenger Dispatch

April 14-18, 2014 Week 1

STAR Testing this week

Thank you to those of you who have already taken the tests. Please notify Belissa with any problems you have, any retesting that you need, or other questions. I appreciate the measured breathing you all are doing, and the patience you are showing with students and the process as we begin testing season.


Please take the Alabama Technology Transform 2020 Survey at the following link.
Please complete by April 25th.

School Net Testing test of the test

Everyone, please log on to School Net on Thursday, April 17th between 8:15 and 8:30 to help us test the test.

2014_4_17 Elementary Practice Test Benchmark 4 [18287] (Grade K – 4) Pass CODE VOHUKU5

2014_4_17 Secondary Practice Test Benchmark 4 [18289] (Grade 5 – 12) Pass CODE KAFELOZ5

Spring Family Fun Night

Friday, April 18th, 6pm

13555 Chaney Thompson Rd SE

Huntsville, AL

Join for a lovely evening of food, fun, bouncing and walking. DJ and Slushies will also be happening!


Wednesday, April 16th, 2:45pm

Deana's room

Scheduling 14-15
Project Based Learning/STEAM training
Support for PTA
AR celebration
Tech surveys
Writing Prompts
Media Center and lost books
Field Day
April 23rd

Writing Prompts

Please complete the scoring the grade level writing prompts by Monday, April 22nd. Do not score your own class please. Put scores in Belissa's box on Monday.

"The soul is healed by being around children" - Fyodor Dostoevsky :-)