WEEK OF MARCH 9 & 16
THINGS TO KNOW...
*Spring Break - ENJOY THE WEEK OFF! LEAVE YOUR SCHOOL BAG AT WORK AND ENJOY SOME TIME AWAY!
*Team Leader Meeting will be Monday at 3:30 in the library.
*Building Open - Marina works next week M-F from 8:30 - 3:30 if you need in the building. Don't come every day! :)
*FACULTY MEETING SHIFT - We are moving the faculty meeting scheduled for Monday, March 23 to Monday, March 30. I will be out on the 23 for my father in laws internment at the VA in Dallas.
* STAAR Training, Monday, March 23 - All third and fourth grade teacher, Tanica, Kathy F, Becky, Rachel M, Maria F, and Kim M need to make plans to attend on Monday, March 23.
*Source (Foundation) will be meeting on Wednesday afternoon, March 18. If you have any concerns, please share with your Source team member. Also, if you are doing surveys, please have them completed by this date.
*LPAC Audit - will be on March 23. More details coming.
* TELPAS - week of March 16 will be final ratings and verification will take place during your PLC time. PLDs need to be completed and you need to be ready to rate on your PLC date.
*Chocolate Sales - If you have any money that comes in after Spring Break, please send it to the office immediately. We need to get this fundraiser "wrapped" up.
*Gretchen Montgomery will be here on Monday, March 16. If you are interested in her modeling in your classroom, please email her and let her know what you need help with.
*Lounge - if you eat in the lounge (and we hope you do) OR if you use any of the dishes to provide treats, please make sure you wash, dry, put away and clean up after yourselves. There has been a stash of dishes just sitting in the sink for a week or so now. Cleaning up after ourselves ensures that at least do our part to help reduce the "roach attracting."
MARCH TEACHER ATTENDANCE CHALLENGE
Teacher challenge - Every staff member that has perfect attendance for the month of March, will go into a drawing. Staff development/planning days do not count as long as you actually attend!
*Jeans coupons for ALL Mondays in April and May!
*Free lunch/recess coverage
On March 31, we will run staff attendance. Everyone with 100% attendance for March will go into the drawing with winners announced April !!
MARCH MADNESS ATTENDANCE FOR STUDENTS
Round 1 winners - class trip to the Treasure Tower
Round 2 winners - popsicle party on the playground
Round 3 winners - Popcorn and a movie
Final 2 - Cookies and milk in the garden
WINNING CLASS - Lunch in the garden with the principals
ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE
*Stephanie Richeson for doing an awesome job with E-I-E-I Oops and the first grade students! - 4th grade
*Kathie G for getting all of our supplies. - 4th grade
*2nd grade team - for switching specials this week with us for reading benchmark! - 4th ELA
*Tami E - for taking our data and helping us understand what all those numbers really mean! - 4th grade
FOCUS FOR 19-20
*integration of technology
*implementation of guided math 3x a week
*improving Tier 1 best practices
SUGGESTION BOX RESPONSES
FUTURE DATES TO KNOW...
9 - 13 - Official week of spring break
10 - Diana White's birthday
16 - Gretchen Montgomery on campus
16 - Jackie Rew's birthday
16 - Site Based Meeting
17 - Nursing students on campus in p.e.
17 - St. Patrick's Day
17 - PTO Meeting @ 9:30 a.m.
18 - Principals' Meeting
18 - SOURCE committee meeting
20 - Tami out afternoon to training
24 - 3rd and 2nd switch specials for benchmark testing
26 - 3rd and 2nd switch specials for benchmark testing
26 - Dr. Phillips campus visit
30 - Faculty Meeting
30 - Gretchen Montgomery on campus