Howard Happenings

September 28, 2015

Shout Outs

Thank you Ms. Markus for helping Mr Sherren make a prezi for Back to School Night.

Thank you for a great back to school night.

Thank you Mr Grey and Ms Brown for all you do to for Howard.

Thank you to everyone who helped clean the supply room.

Please let me know if you have a shout out you would like to see in our Howard


Quick Reminders

Primary Yard Duty-Hill

Upper Yard Duty-Eckley

F & P Deadline - 10/2

To Do's

All Teachers

  1. Complete and enter F & P
  2. Upload emergency sub plans
  3. Upload class schedule
  4. Upload parent letter
  5. Please let the ELA (Tonia Chapple) and Math (Freida Baker-Nash) Leads know if you are missing curriculum materials.
  6. Please let Ms Brown know if you are missing Science materials.
  7. Please let Ms Williams know if you are missing Social Studies materials.

Sped Teaachers

  1. Upload your IEP calendar
  2. Upload your Support Staff Schedule

Clerical Corner

  • Please submit attendance by 10:30 am daily
  • Personal leave days must be requested 3 days in advance by completing a B form and submitting to Mrs Ratcliff.
  • Incident reports should be filled out and submitted to the office for all head and major injuries (Incident reports do not go home).
  • Ouch reports should be filled out and sent home for all minor injuries.
  • Supply room is under construction. Please submit supply requests via email to Mrs Ratcliff, Mrs Gross and Ms Williams. All requests will be filled by the end of the day for supplies on hand.
  • Sign in and out daily with arrival and departure times.
  • All independent study requests must be referred to Mrs Gross.

Week at a Glance


Williams Classroom Walkthroughs

Williams off site in the afternoon


Williams Classroom Walkthroughs

Cost Meeting 11 to 12

Williams off site after 1:30


Williams Classroom Walk Throughs

Jacques on Site

Minimum Day

Staff PD 2-3:30


Williams off site Principal PD

Farmers Market 12-5:30

PLC Meetings 3-4


Student of the Month Assemblies

AfterSchool Program Parent Event

F & P Deadline

Important Upcoming Dates

SSC Meeting 10/5

CELDT Initial Testing 10/5

Odds and Ends

  • Please do not use the teacher workroom to store unwanted items. If you have unwanted items in your classroom please speak with Ms Willie.
  • Please review the district's policy on email signatures.
  • Web resources (go noodle, class dojo, etc) can be found here.
  • All Howard documents can be found here.
  • PD Agendas can be found here
  • Please sign up for Chromebook carts using the Chromebook sign out calendar
  • Prep/Enrichment schedule organized by day of the week can be found here.

Climate and Culture Look Fors

Posted circle norms.

Posted Agendas/Schedules

Urban Scholars