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March 22

Important Dates

  • Thursday, March 24 - Report Cards go home
  • Friday, March 25 - No School
  • Tuesday, March 29 - 5th Grade Math STAAR and 4th Grade Writing STAAR (No visitors on campus please)
  • Wednesday, March 30 - 5th Grade Reading STAAR (No visitors on campus please.)

FREE BREAKFAST DURING TESTING WEEKS

Rasor will be offering FREE breakfast for ALL students during the STAAR testing weeks of March 28th - April 1st, and May 9th - May 13th. This breakfast is provided Free by the Food and Nutritional Services department. "Breakfast is Brain Food"!!

Fun Family Night was a great time! We hammered, we danced, we ate, and more!

Looking for PTA Officers for the 2016-2017 school year...why not you?

We need your help! Would you like a behind the scenes look at how the school runs? Do you have ideas that you'd like to see happen at Rasor? Did you know that being a PTA board member allows you to impact your child's school? We need you to join us in helping make programs, fundraising, staff appreciation, and even the yearbook a success! If you think you MIGHT be interested, contact Larisa at larisa_parsons@hotmail.com, and she will give you a little insight into life as a PTA board member. Thank you!

Yearbooks are now on sale

Can you believe how fast this year has flown by? The memories made this year are worth remembering! Yearbooks are now pre-selling for $18. Order forms will be coming home soon; these can be returned with your child, or you can log on to www.RasorPTA.org and order your copy.

Important information about flu season

Donate to our Giving Tree!

Our MakerSpace is a new part of their library rotation for 3rd-5th grade. We have several stations, and they will change throughout the year, so we need your help! Check out our giving tree as you come in to Rasor and consider donating items today! If you would like to donate any of the following items, send them with your child in a bag marked with your child's name and teacher. Thank you!


  • $5 or $10 Home Depot cards
  • AA or AAA batteries
  • colored or decorated paper (for origami)
  • We will update our needs, so stay tuned!

Deadline for Field Day T-Shirt money is Wednesday, March 30

T-shirt order forms have gone home with your kids. Order forms AND money are due by March 30th to your homeroom teacher. Shirts are $5 for sizes youth small – Adult XL. XXL are $6 and XXXL are $7. Each grade level will wear the following color shirts:

Kindergarten – yellow

1st Grade – purple

2nd Grade – orange

3rd Grade – Green

4th Grade – Blue

5th Grade - Red

Parents, you are also welcome to purchase a shirt if you would like one!

Here is a link to the order form if you need a new one:

www.tinyurl.com/rasorfielddayshirt2016

TAKE NOTE: May 7 Bond Election

Find out more, including specific project allocations, at www.pisd.edu/2016bond. You may send questions to askpisd@pisd.edu.

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Turn shopping receipts into donations for Rasor. Seriously, it's that easy!

Teacher Websites and Twitter

Art Website - www.tinyurl.com/artrasor

PACE - www.tinyurl.com/rasorpace

PE - www.tinyurl.com/rasorpe

Music - www.tinyurl.com/rasormusic

Kindergarten - www.tinyurl.com/rasorkindergarten

1st Grade - www.tinyurl.com/firstrasor Twitter - Rasor_Firsties

2nd Grade - www.tinyurl.com/rasorsecond (NOTE: when you click on this site, you will be asked to join in order to view)

Third Grade - www.tinyurl.com/thirdrasor Twitter - @RasorThird

Fourth Grade - www.tinyurl.com/fourthrasor

5th Grade - www.tinyurl.com/rasorfifth Twitter - @Rasor5th