W. A. Porter News - Special Edition

Keeping You Informed! Monday, May 2, 2016

BrightBytes Survey

Porter Elementary School

Birdville ISD has partnered with Clarity BrightBytes to survey parents on the impact of technology use both inside and outside the classroom. The results of the survey will help BISD develop appropriate digital learning opportunities to best serve the needs of all students. The District is also committed to providing appropriate digital resources, at the right cost, in order to maximize the use of existing technology. BrightBytes is a web-based, research-driven tool that will assist BISD evaluate the current digital learning approaches and technologies available to our students.

All questionnaires are available in Spanish. Participants can toggle in the top right-hand corner of their questionnaire screen between English and Spanish.

Completion times per survey: Parent Survey - 5 Minutes


Now Through May 6, 2016

Click the link below to take the Parent Survey


W.A. Porter Blood Drive

Monday, May 16th 10pm-2pm

Carter BloodCare Bus will be on the south side of school

Each student who brings a loved one to donate blood will receive a Jr. Leader’s T Shirt and the 3 students that have the most donor sponsors will get to have a special lunch with the Porter leaders, Mr. Bicknell, Mrs. Bruce, and Mr. Paris!

Make your appointment by clicking the link below


W. A. Porter Elementary School

Principal - Greg Bicknell

Assistant Principal - Chad Paris

Counselor - Shannon Bruce

Texas Education Agency - Accountability Distinction Designations

Academic Achievement in Reading/ELA - Distinction Earned

Academic Achievement in Science - Distinction Earned

Top 25 Percent Student Progress - Distinction Earned

Post-secondary Readiness - Distinction Earned


Looking for a special way to say happy birthday to your student? For a nominal fee of $10 you can announce that special day in a special way on the W. A. Porter marquee. See the attached document for specific information!