Little Coyote News

Welcome to Tornillo Elementary! 2022-2023

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QT2 Week 5: Nov. 14-18

Happy Sunday Elementary Coyotes!

Just a few updates for this week.

Early Release- Wednesday, Nov. 16

Elementary Students- 7:45-11:45

-No afterschool clubs for Wednesday. Transportation will be available for students who regulalry take the bus.

Thanksgiving Break- Nov. 21-25

The district will be closed Nov. 21-25. We want to wish everyone a wonderful Thanksgiving Day with friends and family. Students return, Monday- November 28.

Saturday Camps

All students will be receiving an invitation for December's Saturday Tutoring Camp. Please take a close look at it as your child's teacher will indicate a specific target area for your child.

For the month of December, there are two days scheduled for extended learning (Saturday Camp, Dec. 3 & Dec. 10). For December, students will receive 3 hours of academic practice and one hour of enrichment


We take a lot of pride in our attendance at Tornillo Elementary. Please help us maintain it at 98%!

1. When your child is absent, please send the doctor's note or parent note to the office the next day.

2. Tardy Bell rings at 7:50am. A student will receive a tardy slip every time they arrive late.

Last week's attendance:

PK- 93.63%

Kinder- 94.59%

1st grade- 94.92%

2nd Grade- 96.99%


Total for the Week: 95. 14%

We love our school!

Myrna Lopez-Patti, Proud Principal

Tornillo Elementary


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Week 5 Happenings at our School

Mindful Monday, Nov. 14

-SPED Dpt. Mtg, after school

Thankful Tuesday, Nov. 15

-send home December Saturday Camp Permission slips

Wellness Wednesday, Nov. 16 - Student Early Release

-November 16 (Early Release for students only, 7:45-11:45)

-DAB Mtg, Board Room, 1:00-5:00 (DAB Members only)

-Region 19 Kinder & Kinder Aide Training

-UTEP New Teacher Training

Thoughtful Thursday, Nov. 17

-Peter Piper Pizza School Fundraiser

Friendly Friday, Nov. 18

-No School Wide Events

PK-2nd Grade Saturday Camp, Dec. 5 & 12 (8:00-12:00)

-3 hours academic & 1 hour enrichment

-breakfast served, 7:30-7:50am

-transportation available for students that regularly ride the bus

Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 21-25

Dual Language Kinder Make & Take Session

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Elementary Veteran's Day Celebration

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November Book Challenge is Here!

Election Day

Tuesday, November 8