Mendenhall Friday Flyer

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Monday, Feb. 15th - Friday, Feb. 19th

What's Happening?

Monday, February 15th

PDH Day - Student Holiday

8:00AM - 10:00AM - Edugence Training in Cafeteria

10:30AM - 12:30PM - Momentous Training @ The Academy

1:00PM - 4:00pm - TELPAS calibration in Cafeteria

Tuesday, February 16th

Trading Post - Bring your loot AND badge!

TELPAS Writing Sample Collections Begin

3:00PM - 4:00PM - Afterschool Academy

Wednesday, February 17th

Wear Team Shirt w/Jeans

CMIT for Kinder - 2nd Grades

2:45PM - 4:15PM - Young Readers in Science Lab

3:00PM - 3:30PM - STAAR Security Training in Cafeteria

3:30PM - 4:30PM - Extended Planning for Grade Level Teams

7:00pm - 8:00PM - Parenting Class @ Mendenhall

Thursday, February 18th

3:00PM - 4:00PM Afterschool Academy

Friday, February 19th

Wear 2015-16 Staff Shirt w/Jeans

CMIT and LPAC for 3rd - 5th Grades

BoxTops Due Today

6:30PM - 8:30PM - Mendenhall Movie Night


February 22nd - TABS Meetings

February 24th - 5th Grade Scoliosis Screenings

February 25th - 4th Grade Assembly

February 26th - Book Fair set-up

March 2nd - Read Across America Day

Staff Kudos

Chad Collins, Thank you for giving up your planning and helping in the BSC. The student and I appreciated it. ~ Shannon Axtman

Emily and Johnny Parks, Thank you for helping after school last week. I appreciated you guys stepping in. ~ Shannon Axtman

Maggie Baker, Thank you for covering reading buddies for me in the library. I appreciate your help. ~ Suzi Campbell

Connie Smith - Thanks for making Reading Buddies so organized. You have a great system in place. ~ Suzi Campbell

Kathy Ritz - Thanks for going to get supplies for Valentine's Day and 100th Day. I really appreciate the help. ~ Courtney Brooks

Hortensia, Thanks for being so flexible and helping us with subs the last few weeks. I appreciate it. ~ Courtney Brooks

Christine Barrantes, I have enjoyed team teaching science again! Always learn so much and love the laughter. ~ Shannon Sparks

Maria G, Thanks for running off the reading tests. I appreciate it. ~ Courtney Brooks

Emily Parks, Thanks for organizing the tailgate and always getting chips and chocolate. You are GREAT! ~ Courtney Brooks

Cindy Overturf, The program was outstanding. You make it look so easy, but we all know the hard work you put in. YOU ARE SUPER!! ~ Courtney Brooks

Sylvia Devers, Thanks for always giving us good advice, and being so great when you come to our team meetings. We adore you. ~ Courtney Brooks

Nurse CayCe, Thank you for all that you do for the children and staff! You are a delightful, knowledgeable, and helpful person! Most people don't like to be sick but when we know we are going to see someone such as yourself, it isn't as bad. You are the best. ~ Michelle Reid

Suzi Campbell, Thank you Suzi for your help in the front office each morning! You are always so energetic and you jump right in to help me with the morning madness. I really appreciate you! ~ Maria Hunter

Submit staff kudos and let us know what makes our Mendenhall Staff so special! Use the following Google Forms link to have your staff kudo appear in the weekly flyer.

February Birthdays

February 1st - Sally Zarate

February 3rd - Maggie Baker

February 4th - Sylvia Garcia

February 5th - Pam Recsnik

February 7th - Renee Tobias

February 16th - Rachel Jones

February 22nd - Cindy Overturf

February 27th - Yolanda Gonzalez

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