Acacia Elem. Charter News

Week of Jan. 11-15

This Week Highlights

1. Continue our fast track mentor and intern observations and debriefings.

2. Wednesday early release- professional development "Cultural Responsiveness"

3. Thursday Parenting Class Thursday 8:15 English, 6:00 Spanish

4. End of Quarter Friday, Jan.15th

5. Curriculum delivery to classrooms


Academic Vocabulary Word- conclude. conclude is a verb meaning to complete or finalize an idea, problem or event. Word Familes: conclusion, conclusive, conclusively

Character Traits- Gratitude for Community Helpers and Courage

Special Cheetah Moments

TVLC Convocation, Jan. 25th "Defying Gravity"

CAASPP/ SBAC Blueprints

http://www.smarterbalanced.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/ELABlueprints.pdf


This link will provide information for number of items, score points, and the depth of knowledge necessary for students to achieve for proficiency on Calif. Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts. They're your blueprints for ELA success!

CAASPP/SBAC Mathematics Blueprints

http://www.smarterbalanced.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Mathematics.pdf


These are the Mathematic Blueprints. 17 Weeks For Testing To Begin!

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan. 18th

Cheetah Speech Contest

Cheetahs are invited to memorize as much as the Dr. King's "I Have A Dream" speech as possible! Students will present their speech on Wednesday Jan. 27th to administration and staff. Winners will present their speech at our Academic Award Assembly on Jan.29th and go out to lunch with a friend and Mrs. Lingerfelt.

Cheetah 5th Grade Ski Trip Jan. 31st