Southwood Parent Peek at the Week

May 14 - May 18, 2018

EOG Dates

  • Science EOG - Friday, May 25
  • Reading EOG - Wednesday, May 30
  • Math EOG - Friday, June 1
  • Read to Achieve Test - Monday, June 4 (This test is for 3rd grade students who do not pass the reading EOG.)
  • 3rd Grade Reading Retest - Tuesday, June 5 (This test is for 3rd grade students who do not pass the Read to Achieve Test.)

Weekly Events

  • We have a limited number of yearbooks for sale. They will be sold on a first come, first serve basis. Yearbooks are $25. Please make checks out to Southwood Elementary.


  • If you have a child that will be starting kindergarten next year and you do not have a screening appointment, please call the front office.


  • Progress reports will be sent home this week. Please review this report with your child and contact your child's teacher with any questions or concerns.


  • Our book collection campaign is still going on. Please send in any gently used books that your family is finished reading.


  • Library book are due to the media center this Friday so that inventory can be completed. Please search under those beds and in the cars for any books your child may have checked out.


  • Friday is Crazy Hair Day! Students are invited to join in with crazy hair!

General Information & Reminders

  • If your child is a bus rider, please make sure that they are at the bus stop when the bus arrives.


  • If your child is a car rider and they eat breakfast in the cafeteria, please make sure they are at school in time to eat breakfast and get to class by 8:00.


  • Students are now in school all day on June 8. (This day was previously an early release day.)

Upcoming Dates

  • May 18 - Student Council Dress Up - Crazy Hair Day
  • May 25 - 5th Grade Science EOG
  • May 28 - Memorial Day - No School
  • May 30 - 3-5 Reading EOG
  • June 1 - 3-5 Math EOG
  • June 4 - 3rd Grade Read to Achieve Test
  • June 4 - PreK Graduation @ 9:30
  • June 5 - Elizabeth's Pizza Express Night
  • June 5 - 3rd Grade Reading EOG Retest
  • June 5 - K-2 Field Day
  • June 6 - 3-5 Field Day
  • June 7 - 5th Grade Awards @ 8:30
  • June 7 - 4th Grade Awards @ 10:00
  • June 7 - 3rd Grade Awards @ 10:45
  • June 7 - 2nd Grade Awards @ 11:30
  • June 7 - Kindergarten Awards @ 12:30
  • June 7 - 1st Grade Awards @ 1:30
  • June 8 - Last Day of School
  • June 19 - Report Cards Mailed