TXVA Family Newsletter

Volume 11 December 16, 2015

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Important Dates

Polar Express assemblies are THIS Friday for 3rd-8th graders!

December 21-January 1: Winter Break

This is a great time to catch up if you have fallen behind. Enjoy the break and come back refreshed!

January 4: School resumes

January 14: End of Semester

January 15: Student Holiday/Teacher Work Day

January 18: Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

We are so glad that you chose TXVA! Did you know we offer a Parent Mentor Meet Up? We host these twice a month from 4:00-5:00pm (central time) for our Learning Coaches. Mark your calendar for the upcoming Mentor Meet Ups: 1/6/16, 1/21/16, 2/2/16, 2/16/16, 3/1/16, 3/24. 4/5/16, 4/28/16, 5/10/16. A link will come to your kmail on the day of the session. Click on the blackboard link below to watch the recording from our last MMU!

Minecraft, coding, oceanography, robotics, anyone? Want to join one of our amazing Student Clubs? Click on the above link to see what we have to offer!

Do you want to get out of the house a bit? Would you like to meet up with some other TXVA kids? Click below to see what outings are coming up. Bookmark this site because we add to it weekly. Included below is a sneak peek at what's coming up.

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There's an APP for that!

Did you know there's a K12 app that allows you to enter your attendance from your mobile device? Click below for more information.

Are you a new family? Here are some basics to help you get a solid foundation. Click below for our Strong Start Site.

Do you need a little HOLIDAY HELP?

Organizations that Can Help!

Cowboy Santa's, Ft. Worth, 817-360-0951

www.cowboysantas.org

Dallas Metro, Dallas, 214-744-0848

www.Dallasmetro.net

Catholic Charities

San Antonio, (210) 222-1294, (210) 433-3256

Iglesia Oasis de Amor y Restauracion

Sign up!

2343 Pinn Rd San Antonio

Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00 am - 2:30 pm and Saturdays 12:00 pm-5:00 pm until Dec 4. For futher information please call 210-774-8472 or email: montanez_sheila@yahoo.com

Lighthouse Christian Ministries, Galveston County TX,281-339-3033

www.lighthousecm.org

Toys for Tots – Request Toys (all areas)

http://www.toysfortots.org/request_toys/toys-city-county.aspx?txtState=TEXAS

If you don’t see your area listed or have questions, contact:

Sara Perez for more information.

Family Resource Coordinator

469-616-0434, sperez@k12.com

Safe Place is a national youth outreach and prevention program for young people in need of immediate help and safety. As a community-based program, Safe Place designates businesses and organizations as Safe Place locations, making help readily available to youth in communities across the country. Locations include: libraries, YMCA’s fire stations, public buses, various businesses, and social service facilities. See more by clicking below.

For more info contact:

Mrs. Perez, Family Resource Coordinator

469-616-0434 sperez@k12.com

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