Mittelstadt Elementary

The latest news to share - January 22 - 26, 2018

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Klein ISD is using Peachjar to distribute flyers electronically. Please use the link to access.

Peachjar is updated frequently. Please check weekly for new updates and information. The school newsletter and calendar of events is posted on peachjar.

Don't forget 5th Grade Parents....

For more information, click here.
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PTO Newsletter

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Update From Specials

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Mark your Calendar!

January 24 - Kleb 5th Grade Parent Night - 6pm @ Kleb

January 26 - My Plate Day & Crazy Hat Day / Course selection forms due for 5th graders

January 30 - Desserts with Dads - Watch D.O.G.S. information night @ 6:30

February 5 - First meeting for Girls on the Run / First meeting for Garden Club

February 7 - Spring Creek BarBQ Spirit Night

February 10 - Bearkat Bash

February 12 - 16 - Paint the Community with Kindness Week

February 13 - Progress Report Day / STEM Night @ Mittelstadt

February 19- Student Holiday

February 23 - Go Texan "Rodeo Day" @MIttelstadt

February 24 - DI Regional Tournament in Tomball

March 1 - 4th grade field trip to Wunderlich Farms

March 1 - Spring Open House

March 9 - Math Bowl

March 12-16 Spring Break

March 29 - Student Holiday

5th Grade Appreciation Update

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Children and the Internet - how to keep your little ones safe

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Counselor's Corner

Wow, what an interesting start to 2018! We are now settled back into our routines and working on achieving our new goals. Did your family set a family goal for 2018? Perhaps you are trying to have one evening meal together during the week...we know our schedules get busy, but making time to share a meal as a family is key! Perhaps you plan to have an hour of family time while unplugging from ALL electronics....what a challenge in today's technology-driven world!

Next month we will focus on building empathy, kindness, and respect for others.

*NetSmart Kidz - learning about staying safe online

*Tips for helping your child understand needs versus wants

*Tips for keeping your children safe

*Growth Mindset information for parents

*Class Dojo videos explaining a growth mindset and the Power of YET

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Registration for the Spring 2018 program will open on Monday, January 8th and close on January 28th! The lottery is run on Sunday, January 28th. The season starts the week of February 5th! Girls on the Run will meet weekly on Monday and Wednesday from 3:45 - 5:00. Parents are responsible for picking up their daughters at 5:00 pm.

5K Race will take place on Saturday, April 28th at the University of Houston - Lynnn Eusan Park. Before signing up for the season, please double check your family calendars to make sure you are able to take your daughter to the 5K race and that any after school tutoring doesn't impede participation in practices.

Sign Up Now!

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We are very excited to continue our Watch DOG Dads program! We have many dads signed up for the program! The students love to see their dads get involved with the school and we appreciate the extra support. If you are new to our campus or want more information about the program...please join us for our Desserts with Dads Info. Night.

If it is your first time volunteering on campus, please take a moment to sign up for a Cervis account and complete a background check form by clicking here. This step has to only be completed one time and will cover any type of volunteering on campus, field trips, parties, and Watch DOGS.

College Shirt Day!

We encourage students to wear shirts from their favorite college on the following days:

February 5 & 26

March 5 & 19

April 2 & 16

May 7 & 21

Latest from the Library

Did you know that students learn about internet safety during lessons in the library? Staying safe, while using all of the wonderful technology available, is an essential part of becoming a digital citizen.

Here's a great video library of age-appropriate videos to help guide students (and parents) in becoming responsible digital citizens.

See you in the library!

Rachel Bullen

Mittelstädt Library

Changes in Transportation


Transportation changes should be made before 3:00 PM by calling the front office at 832-484-6700.

Dojo and email are awesome and we love them for communication purposes. We do not love them for transportation changes. The teacher may be absent, or busy teaching and not receive your message in time.

We appreciate your help and support in making sure all of our Patriots get home safely.

Mittelstadt School Store

Mittelstädt has a school store that is open to our students every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:45 to 8:10. We sell school supplies, spirit shirts and a variety of special fun items the kids enjoy. Stop by and check us out!

Klein ISD Policy for Birthday Celebrations at School

We enjoy celebrating all kinds of events at Mittelstadt Elementary. We welcome you to help your child celebrate his/her birthday. We appreciate your help in keeping all of our students safe by following the procedures in place. Please see the page from the student handbook related to the Klein ISD policy about providing birthday treats at school.

Custody Issues

Please assist us in the handling of custody related issues. It is the responsibility of the parents to provide the principal with a certified copy of the court order affecting any other person's right to their children. Should you have any questions, please contact Ms. Levy at

Use of Wireless Devices While Operating a Motor Vehicle

The Texas Transportation Code currently prohibits the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle within a school crossing zone. The Legislature has added a new offense to the Transportation Code that prohibits the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle on any school property with a crossing zone and while the reduced speed limit is in effect, unless the vehicle is stopped or the driver is using a hands-free device, or there is a specified emergency. This offense was added to address the problems of individuals using wireless devices while driving through school parking lots or driving lanes. This new legislation permits Klein ISD police officers to stop and cite individuals operating a motor vehicle on a school parking lot provided the vehicle is in motion at the time of the offense. This provision is in addition to the existing law enabling officers to cite drivers within a school crossing zone.

School Hours and Attendance

The tardy bell is at 8:15.

End of day dismissal is at 3:35

If your child is absent, please send a note upon his/her return to school.

Mittelstadt Elementary

Ms. Levy, Principal,, 832-484-6710

Ms. Baustian, Associate Principal,, 832-484-6711

Mr. Hansen, Assistant Princpal,, 832-484-6722