Willie Brown Elementary News

April 6, 2018

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Closed Campus Tuesday 4/10

Due to our 4th graders taking the STAAR Writing test on Tuesday, Willie Brown will be closed to all visitors on TUESDAY...for all lunches and classroom visits. Thank you for understanding and planning around this. Closed campus will occur again in May (14th and 15th) for STAAR Math and Reading.
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Field Day Friday

Field Day is finally here! This is one of the most anticipated days of the year. What's better than playing outside with your classmates all day? This will be a busy day for our Eagles. Please ensure your student dresses in appropriate clothing to participate in the activities as well as wears athletic shoes. Parents are invited to come watch the fun. Please note that siblings who are not WBE students will not be able to participate in the activities. A schedule of the day and a map of the activities is provided here for you.

Field Day Map

Field Day Schedule

PTA Fun Run

Apex Fun Run is coming to our school from April 11th-April 20th! Next Wednesday we kick off our Apex Fun Run with a Pep Rally @ 2:00! We’d love you to join us!

Please note that our donation collections will all be done online through the Apex website www.apexfunrun.com to make the collection process easier and faster. Of course, sponsors can still pay by cash/check if they choose, we just ask that these donations be turned into the school any time before the Fun Run (April 20), so that students receive credit.

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Together We Are United - Apex Leadership Co
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Star Wars Parents Night Out at MHS

The TAFE (Texas Association of Future Educators) students at Mansfield High School are hosting a Star Wars Parent Night Out. These students are doing this as a fundraiser. On May 11th from 6-9 you can bring your children to MHS and drop them off with us for a Star Wars themed fun filled night. All children must be potty trained and at least 4 years old. During their time with us your children will play games, make crafts, color, and of course eat pizza. The cost for this is $10 for the first child and $5 for each additional child with a max of $25 per family. You must reserve your spot as we can only host 100 children this year. If you would like to participate in this please use this link and complete the form. We can only accept cash or checks.


MISD Clothes Closet Needs

The MISD Clothes Closet is in need of summer clothes for both boys and girls of all ages! Items needed are shirts, shorts, summer dresses and skirts. Many of us are changing out the seasons in our own closets this time of year, and as we begin to filter out what fits and what we can pass down, the Willie Brown PTA asks that you consider donating the items you no longer need or those items you know your family can do without to the MISD Clothes Closet. The MISD Clothes Closet serves our very own community, our neighbors, the children our kiddos sit next to in class and they need our help! You can drop off donations to the Clothes Closet blue drop box found of the front porch of their building located at 1016 Magnolia Street, Suite D, Building 600 Mansfield, TX 76063, next door to Erma Nash Elementary School. Thank you for your consideration and for your support of the MISD Clothes Closet.

Willie Brown PTA

Important Dates

The remaining 7 weeks of school are pretty busy with learning and fun! Here is a list of activities through the end of the year:

4/10 - 4th grade STAAR Writing and 2nd grade field trip

4/11 - 2nd grade field trip

4/13 - Field Day

4/16 - 4th grade field trip

4/18 - Mary Orr Intermediate visits 4th grade

4/19 - Kinder Music Program

4/20 - Apex Fun Run and Talent Show

4/26 - 2nd grade to Ballet and Art Show

4/27 - 3rd grade field trip and Senior Walk

5/3 - 2nd grade field trip

5/8 - PTA meeting

5/10 - Eagle Choir concert

5/14 - 3rd and 4th grade STAAR Math

5/15 - 3rd and 4th grade STAAR Reading

5/22 - Kinder-3rd grade Awards

5/23 - 4th Awards and Last Day of School

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