Prestwick STEM Academy

Prestwick Profile Community - Vol. 33

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Mrs. Weber will proudly present pieces of artwork from Prestwick STEM Academy at this showing. Please stop by to show your support and enjoy the rich talent from across LEISD.

News to Know & Important Campus Information

Week Highlights

Tuesday, April 5th

  • 7th Grade Field Trip/Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area
  • Compacted Math Parent Meeting Incoming 6th graders @ Prestwick 6:30 pm (by invite only)

Thursday, April 7

  • 4th Grade Field Trip to Austin, TX

Friday, April 8

  • The Lantern Run * Register if interested @ Little Elm Park @ 7:00pm

LE Family Health Opportunity

Luminate Events LL, Lakeside Middle School, and the Colin Powell 6th Grade Center will put on a quality, fun, family-friendly 5K evening run at Little Elm Park on Friday April 8th. Main elements and themes of the run will include glow gear, non-lit handmade Lanterns for participants, running shirts, and music and snacks for the after-party. Proceeds and fundraising will benefit Lakeside Middle School.


To register click this link: http://thelanternrun.com/event-posts/littleelm/

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Perfect Attendance Recognized

Congratulations to this group of students were selected via a drawing this past week.


Every 3-6 weeks, our attendance team pulls a list of students who have perfect attendance. Student names are entered into a raffle for prizes. We have honored these students with a gift card to the Lobo loot store. Please enjoy the information below about the benefits of consistent attendance found on Colorin Colorado's education organization website (http://www.colorincolorado.org/article/school-attendance-key-success).


Let's continue to partner for excellent attendance to support academic achievement! Also remember that when your child is absent documentation/notes should be sent to school as soon as possible in order to excuse the absence. While we know families enjoy travel, travel related absences are not excused at any time and should be planned around the school calendar.


Benefits of daily attendance

  • Achievement: San Diego Unified School District found that students who attended school regularly were more likely to pass reading and math assessments than students who didn't attend school regularly.
  • Being part of the school community: Just by being present at school, your child is learning how to be a good citizen by participating in the school community, learning valuable social skills, and developing a broader world view.
  • The importance of education: Your commitment to school attendance will also send a message to your child that education is a priority for your family, going to school every day is a critical part of educational success, and that it's important to take your responsibilities seriously — including going to school.

Snapshots of Learning

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Pre-K and Kinder Roundup

If your child will be entering Pre-K or Kinder next year please mark the important above dates on your calendar. You don't want to miss it. Spread the word to your friend and neighbors.


Mark your calendars for Pre-K/Kindergarten Roundup! We are opening up registration for Pre-K and Kindergarten students. New to the registration process or maybe it has been a while? Go to the registration page on our website, or click HERE to see the list of documents you need to bring with you to Zellars Center for Learning and Leadership.

National Volunteer Week Celebrated 4/11- 4/15

Prestwick STEM Academy appreciates the time and talents donated to us by volunteers. We could not achieve the success we have without you. Thank you for prepping materials, working in the Lobo loot store, chaperoning field trips, working with learners and the many, many other jobs you participate in.


You should receive an invitation to join us for gratitude breakfast on Wednesday, April 13th hosted by our thankful staff. Once you receive your invite, please RSVP.

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District Calendar for 2016-2017

Please click on the links located on the website below to see the Calendar in fullscreen. You may print for your planning purposes. School start times have not been determined for next school year. If you have any questions about the school calendar for next year, please email communications@littleelmisd.net.


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