The Stallion Stampede

Janie Stark Elementary Parent Newsletter

January 16, 2022

Dear Stallion Families,


Thank you for working with us this week as our staff and students were impacted by positive COVID cases. It truly takes a partnership during difficult times to maintain the health and safety of our community.


Please continue to stay in touch with us regarding positive COVID cases in your home. Please also know that we are taking extra steps at school to clean, disinfect, and mitigate the spread of COVID on campus.


Together WE CAN work together to get through this recent surge and retun to a sense of normalcy at Stark!


To the BEST of days,

Mrs. Putman

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Reminder! No School Monday, January 17th

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CFBISD COVID Update

Curative COVID Testing will be open on Monday, January 17th.


Please note the following:

  • Beginning Monday, January 17, the hours of operation are 9:30 am-5:00 pm.
  • The link to make an appointment for testing is https://book.curative.com/sites/33370
  • The testing location is 2115 E Frankford Rd, Carrollton, TX 75007
  • Test results will take 24-48 hours.


In addition to the new guidelines:
  • CFBISD highly recommends masks for students, staff, and visitors while inside District facilities.
  • If your child has COVID-19 symptoms or is otherwise ill, keep him or her home and consult your medical provider.
  • CFBISD maintains a daily cleaning regimen that includes disinfection of all classroom surfaces and school buses.


As always, please reach out to Nurse Rebecca Reagan (972-968-3301) with any questions, concerns or to report an illness.

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Metrocrest Hygiene Drive!

Help us help our community! Janie Stark is collecting soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss and deodorant for Metrocrest Services.


Send in these items to your child's classroom teacher beginning next week, January 24th. The grade level with the most donations will get to pie Coach Goodloe, Coach Flores, Mr. Caplin, Mrs. Lopez, and several other staff members in the face!


We will collect your donations from January 24th - February 4th

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100th Day of School!

Next Wednesday, January 26th, we will be celebrating the 100th day of school! Each classroom will be doing activities based around numbers and combinations to 100.


We invite all students to decorate and wear a t-shirt representing the number 100 by gluing, drawing, or sticking 100 objects to the t-shirt (this will need to be done at home if your child chooses to participate). OR Students may dress like they are 100 years old!


Participation is completely optional. If they choose to create and decorate a t-shirt or dress like a 100-year old, they may wear it to school on Wednesday, January 26th. Please feel to be creative with your child!

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PTA Bingo Loteria Night!

Mark your calendars for Friday, January 28th! PTA Family BINGO and Loteria Night with In-N-Out Burger is back!


Join us Friday, January 28th from 6:00-8:30 pm for dinner, games, and prizes! BINGO and Loteria is free! If you'd like to purchase a burger meal, tickets will be on sale beginning this week for $5!

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21-22 Yearbooks on sale now!

The Stark 21-22 Yearbooks are on sale now! Order your yearbook today until February 25th for $20.00. Prices will increase after February 25th.

Ordering and personalizing your child's yearbook is easy! Go to: www.BuyTheYearbook.com and enter our school code: 703309

Yearbooks will be delivered to Janie Stark the week of May 16, 2022, just in time for a school-wide signing party! Order today for special discount pricing!

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Need Another Car Tag?

Are you and your family needing another car tag for dismissal?


Please click here to complete the Google form and order additional car tags. Please note that we will only print additional car tags once a week on Wednesdays, so your patience is appreciated. We will get you the additional car tag on Wednesdays when it is created.

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Upcoming Dates

Monday, January 17th

No School - MLK Holiday


Wednesday, January 26th

100th Day of School!


Thursday, January 27th

Multicultural Day


Friday, January 28th

PTA BINGO and Loteria Night


Friday, February 11th

PTA STEM Night

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