Sheldon ISD

February 10, 2023

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The Sheldon ISD Scoop is an internal newsletter produced by the communications department and designed to share events, news and spotlights for Sheldon ISD employees. To submit a story idea, email Emily Conklin at or Communications at

Retention Supplement Form sent through Talent Ed

Employees should have received the 2023-2024 Retention Acceptance Form from TalentEd. The email should say TalentEd Records - You have a new Checklist - Sheldon ISD.

Please log in with your Sheldon ISD credentials and complete this form in order to receive the supplement. If logging in for the first time, click the link below and then click "request your password". After requesting your password enter in your email address and an email with your username and instructions on how to set your password will be sent to you.

See the screen shot below for a preview of what the email looks like.

In order to receive the supplement in the March 3 paycheck, this form needs to be completed by February 16, 2023.

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Thank you counselors!

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SISD Education Foundation Grants open through March 31

The Education Foundation grant application is open now through March 31.

Click here to complete! Click here to see the full application as a PDF. It is strongly recommended to view the full application and complete in a Word Document before using the Google form.

Read through the Grant Guidelines here.

Contact Communications for more information at 281-727-1331.

Did you know your Amazon account can support Sheldon ISD students and teachers?

Supporting students and teachers in Sheldon ISD is easy and automatic using AmazonSmile. By shopping using this link:
AmazonSmile donates to the Sheldon ISD Education Foundation!

Once you have chosen a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases, your selection is stored and every eligible purchase made at will result in a 0.5% donation to the Sheldon ISD Education Foundation.

There is no need to create a new Amazon account using AmazonSmile. You may use the same account on and AmazonSmile.

To visit the AmazonSmile frequently asked questions page, click here.

6 Sheldon educators named HAABSE Outstanding Teacher nominees

Sheldon ISD educators representing six campuses were recognized at the Houston Area Alliance of Black School Educators (HAABSE) annual Outstanding Teacher Awards and Recognition Ceremony on February 9. Nominees from across the Houston region were selected for teachers who go above and beyond to serve their school communities, students and families.

Congratulations to the following Sheldon ISD HAABSE Outstanding Teachers:

Yadira Rebollar - Sheldon Lake Elementary

Ida Gaines - Sheldon Early Childhood Academy

Kourtney Gatson - Royalwood Elementary

Tracie Miller - Null Middle School

Gloria Castillo - Garrett Elementary

Donald Sanders, III - King High School 9th Grade Campus

Additionally, proceeds from the event fund student scholarships. Congratulations to King High School senior Myana Libbett for receiving a $1,000 scholarship.

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Employee Perks

Employee perks are available for Sheldon ISD employees. Check them out here. Perks are updated weekly.
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