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November is here!

It's almost time for Thanksgiving, our students have completed two six-week periods of school, and we are all ready for a well-earned break. We have a few more weeks of hard work, engaging activities, and lots of school fun!


Keep this newsletter as a source of information for the month of November. If anything comes our way, we will edit and publish it here for you. The link will always send you to the most up-to-date version. Open in your browser to see the latest edits.

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Donuts with Doc

Wednesday, Nov. 6th, 8:30am

5801 Worth Street

Dallas, TX

Donuts With Doc is this Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. in the library. We will discuss resources for student learning at home and our upcoming IB units. Q&A afterward. See you there!

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Lipscomb Fiesta

We appreciate you!

We would like to thank everyone responsible for the planning of the Lipscomb Fiesta!

Our event was a great success thanks to the people in the planning committee, and to all that attended the event.


Our thanks to the organizational committee including Cynthia Rodriguez, Ana & Brandon McKinney, Diana Segura, Jackie Hernandez, Amy Corrales, Maria Valdez, Gabby Garcia, Elizabeth Maturino, April Barrera, Mary Grimaldo, Mendy Roblero, Susan Donez, Molly Camp, Marina Cardoza, Tiffani Cornell, Louise Bexley... and every teacher and student that collaborated in creating the country presentations for each booth.


Thanks to Frank Cavazos for the sound equipment and Ms. Mora for being our DJ.


And to the Ballet Folklórico Tenochtitlán and the Matachines dancers, our most sincere appreciation! You made a difference in our multi-cultural event!

Dallas ISD Tornado Relief

There are several ways you can help the DISD families affected by the tornado in October.

Follow the link in the image to learn more about how you can help!

Congratulations to the Volunteers of the Month

Tania and Martin

Martin Ortiz and Tania Ruiz have donated their time and effort to our school's garden.
These dedicated Lipscomb parents have spent hours in the garden, building new raised beds, turning over soil, planting, and much more.


Thank you for making Lipscomb a better place for all of us!

PTA Board Meeting

Monday, Nov. 11th, 5:30-6:30pm

5801 Worth Street

Dallas, TX

Come to our PTA Board Meeting

This meeting is open to everyone even if you aren't on the PTA board.

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ongoing fundraisers

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Lipscomb Centennial Kick-off Party

Friday, Nov. 15th, 5:30-8pm

5007 Swiss Avenue

Dallas, TX

Dear Lipscomb Community,


Please join our school and neighborhood community as we launch Lipscomb Elementary's 100th Anniversary celebration! Lipscomb was established in 1921, and we are very excited to celebrate a century of learning in Old East Dallas.


We will be enjoying tapas from around the world in honor of our IB World School. We will also discuss centennial celebrations occurring over the next 18 months and centennial improvements to bring us into the future.


Significant others and guests are welcome. We hope to see you there!


Sincerely,

The Lipscomb Centennial Committee

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RED RIBBON WEEK

Our teachers and students had a great time showing their commitment to live a life free of drugs during Red Ribbon Week.
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New Drug Free USA Forever Stamp Revealed

Earlier this year, NFP and the Drug Enforcement Administration submitted a joint letter to the U.S. Postal Service's Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee, to propose a stamp to raise national awareness about the dangers of drug misuse. The U.S. Postal Service revealed the new “Drug Free USA Forever” stamp last week in conjunction with NFP's Red Ribbon Week. Click here to learn more: NFP.org
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If you know of any families new to Dallas ISD or if you are a parent of a student currently in PK and Kindergarten and are interested in your child participating in the 2-Way Dual Language program next year, the application link is now available. It can be found at www.dallasisd.org/applydual

The application will be available until January 31. Please contact Belinda Moran at the Dallas ISD’s Dual Language program at 972-925-8879 if you have any questions.

About Us

Our PTA is made up of hard-working parents & teachers who pool their talents to provide practical support for our school. We are here to help, feel free to ask any questions you have. Interested in open board positions? Contact us!