LSRO Thursday Exchange
Thursday January 16, 2020
Life School Red Oak
text @lsro to 469-518-2812 to receive school updates.
Calendar of Events:
1/20: Martin Luther King Jr Day - No School for Staff/Students
1/27-31: College and Career week
2/17: Staff Development
From the Principal
Our students have settled back into their routine and are busy learning new things and working hard each day. Please stay in communication with your child's teacher on how he/she is doing. Check folders and backpacks daily. And ask your child specifics about each day. Doing these things will help you to get a good picture of your child's academic progress.
Thanks you for your commitment to your child and to LSRO!
Have a great weekend!
Perfect Attendance Incentives
Life School Red Oak would like to encourage our students to be in attendance each day to make sure they can “Ready to Learn, Ready to Lead, Ready for Life.” We will hold a drawing at the end of each month for all students that have perfect attendance for that month. Students must have perfect attendance during the month, no absences, tardies, or early checkouts.There will be a prize for students that are in Kindergarten thru 3rd grade and a prize for students in 4th grade thru 6th grade. The prize winners will be announced during morning announcements and we will contact the parents/guardians to come by the office to pick up the prizes. Please see Pages 3-4 of the Student Handbook for the Attendance guidelines.
Prize for January: Fitness Tracker Watch
When you are ready to learn, you make clear, rational decisions that are based on facts and evidence. You use research to make informed statements and you are open-minded to different views than your own. You are able to see the pros and cons of a situation and make an informed decisions. By doing these things, you are using the leader attribute, Critical Thinking.
This weeks I will statement: “I will be a critical thinker by not making decisions quickly.”
It is Spelling Bee time again!! Each classroom will be conducting a classroom spelling bee to determine who will advance to the grade level spelling bee. Below are the dates and times on the grade level spelling bee for the students who advanced.
Jan. 17th at 8:30- 4th-6th Grade Campus Spelling Bee
Jan. 22nd at 2:00- 3rd Grade Spelling Bee
Jan. 23rd at 8:00- 2nd Grade Spelling Bee
Jan. 23rd at 2:00- 1st Grade Spelling Bee
Jan. 24th at 8:00- Kindergarten Spelling Bee
College and Career Week at LSRO is January 27th- 31st!
During this week, we will talk about the importance of education and having a career. We would like to have parent volunteers come during this week to share about their college and/or career.
Your presentation will be done only in your student’s classroom. The classroom teacher will coordinate the time and date of presentation.
If you are able to come, please contact your student’s teacher to coordinate a day and time during the week of January 27th-31st.
Teacher/Staff Member of the Month:
This months staff member of the month is Instructional Aide, Lola Forman. Mrs. Forman is new to Life School Red Oak and has added so much positivity to our team. She came to us from Waxahachie ISD with several years of instructional support experience.
Lola and her husband have a beautiful daughter and have an amazing young son, both of which attend Life Schools. In her free time you can always find her with a coffee in her hand and helping others. She truly has a servants heart!