Autumn Creek Elementary Newsletter
July 27, 2021
We want to thank the awesome Autumn Creek PTO for organizing the Back to School Block Party at Redemption Square in Generation Park! What a great event! Our staff continue to talk about the connections they made with families and kids, and how it just seemed like a perfect night. Generation Park actually provided the bounce houses on top of the space they provided for us, so we are beginning an important partnership with them. We are so grateful!
Next week we cannot wait to welcome you into our new school during our Open House. I have included additional information on that event later in this newsletter, but the biggest things about that night are getting to meet our staff and see our beautiful building! Unfortunately due to ongoing construction work we are not going to be able to host families for tours this week, but Open House still gives you a preview of the school. You will truly be amazed!
In less than two weeks we will get to welcome your kids to our actual school site for the first day of school, Tuesday August 10! We are going through a lot of preparations to make this happen, so it is a busy time for us. The energy and excitement among our staff is really tangible right now, and I suspect you will feel that when you come visit us on next week. And all of this effort is for your kids!
Schedule time with Mr. Edwards
The current focus of construction is on finishing the learning pods! All pod floors are complete and we have a contractor working to install all of the decorations, which will take about 2 weeks to do throughout the building. This includes installing a giant wave under the stairs in the 2nd grade area, a giant dinosaur under the stairs in 1st grade, an elephant in kindergarten, and a spaceship in 4th grade! Wow! Your kids are going to love the look of the building.
Open House, Thursday August 5th
Tuesday Student Folders
At ACE, we will go through the year sending out all-school communications to you on Tuesdays. We are doing this so you do not get inundated with emails and newsletters and other communications during the entire week. That can be difficult to manage, especially when you have multiple children.
Here is what you can expect:
School newsletter- This will come out weekly on Tuesday by the end of the day.
Teacher/ grade level newsletters- These also will be sent home on Tuesdays.
Tuesday folder- Look for this in your student's backpack. This folder will contain graded work, flyers from the school, and any other information we think you will need to know. Teachers may be sending graded work home more frequently than Tuesday.
We hope this small gesture helps you to better partner with our school so we all can support your student's learning!
YMCA After School Care
YMCA After School care registration is open! You can go to our website at www.humbleisd.net/ace to find a registration link along with more information about the program. If you have attempted registration before and were unable to find Autumn Creek Elementary in the list, that issue has been corrected by the YMCA. Also here is a flyer with more information.
Volunteer at ACE!
Are you interested in volunteering in any capacity at Autumn Creek?
There's no time like now to fill out your volunteer background check form. If you have already done this so you can work in another school, you do not need to do it again.
For new applicants, select Autumn Creek as the place where you will volunteer and provide the rest of the requested information. It's easy! For more information on the volunteering process and to fill out the form, please go to this link. https://www.humbleisd.net/volunteer
Upcoming Important Dates
7/19 - Annual Update opens
7/29 - ACE PTO Online Spirit Shop Closes
8/5 - Open House
8/10- First day of school at ACE!
Information on Registering your ACE Student for the 2021-2022 School Year
On June 16, registration opened up for all grade levels. If you need support in registration, we encourage you to contact our Registrar, Lisa Burns at 281-641-5703 or contact her by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current Humble ISD students who indicated they would attend ACE next year will be automatically moved over to us.
If you know of anyone who has moved into the area and needs to register their kids, please send them to our website at www.humbleisd.net/ace for a link to online registration forms.
If you have a new-to-district enrollment question, or need assistance
with your parent/guardian HAC account, please complete the online Request