December 16, 2020
EXCITING NEWS FROM DR. DAVIS!
Sheldon recognizes CARE award winners
Employees recognized for outstanding customer service
King High School's Rebeca Robledo, custodian, was nominated for her friendly spirit, willingness to get the job done and her positive smile. Comments about Ms. Robledo include "She is so caring and shows this by working so hard to make everything clean and safe for students. We need more people like her in the world."
Cravens Early Childhood's Shelly Turman, child nutrition manager, was nominated for her positive outlook on Sheldon ISD, dedication to her job, and desire to further her career through training opportunities. Comments about Ms. Turman include "She is always available for anything that needs to be done. She spent her summer providing food to our families and looking for extra measures to ensure safety guidelines were followed."
Garrett Elementary's Flora Salene, receptionist was nominated for her cheerful outlook, helpful and personable attitude, smiling face and knowledge of her school and district. Comments include "People come first to Mrs. Salene! She is ready to help and volunteer and cares about her community."
CARE stands for caught acting and responding with excellence. This program is a partnership with Woodforest Bank. To learn more, click here.
Custodian, King High School
Child Nutrition Manager, Cravens Early Childhood Academy
Receptionist, Garrett Elementary School
SISD Customer Service Framework
SISD recognized as 1 of 8 districts in nation for inclusive technology use
To be awarded this designation, SISD was nominated by another school district, answered an extensive survey of practices and was interviewed by CAST, the nation's leading organization for Universal Design for Learning. This is an exciting opportunity to have this designation as it acknowledges the work the district completed as well as its continued commitment to using technology that allows all learners access to the curriculum.
SEF grant applications opening soon
Save the Date! SEF grant applications open February 2021. More information coming soon!
The Sheldon ISD Education Foundation raises funds to directly support educators in the school district through the innovative teaching grant process. To date, the Foundation has awarded more than $81,000 in innovative teaching grants to Sheldon ISD educators.
This could be you!
Friday, Dec. 18 and Monday, Jan. 4 are remote workdays.
- December 18 - Staff Workday (remote) - Student Holiday
- December 21-January 1 - Winter Break
- January 4 - Staff Workday (remote) - Student Holiday
- January 5 - Classes resume - 3rd quarter begins
Important Quick Links for Staff
Helpful resources available online for Sheldon staff
The above link contains mandatory agreement forms that must be completed before returning to work.