Old Town Star Staff News

September 28th through October 9th

Our ROCK STAR of the Week Is...

Name: Genna Percefull

Current Gig: Second Grade
One word to describe yourself and why: Organized. One look in my home or classroom...you'll see why. :)

Personal life: My husband is a football/baseball coach at Cedar Ridge High School as well as a relator. In addition to teaching I'm a wellness advocate for doTERRA essential oils. We have a son, Hayden, who will be 4 in November. As a family, we love spending time at the beach.
Most interesting job: I was an operations supervisor at Volente Beach Waterpark for summer.

Favorite hobbies away from school: Sleeping, scrapbooking/card making

Favorite song: The classic, Our God is an Awesome God

If I wasn't at Old Town, I'd...: Home with my son or working as a administrative assistant somewhere.

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Weekly Reminders...

A friendly reminder to...
  • Greet your students at the door each and every day as this has a substantial impact on student achievement.
  • Celebrate that above and beyond positive behavior with the Positive Referral slips located in the Staff Lounge!
  • Remind parents that students are only checked out in the office, not directly from the classroom. Do not allow students to leave from the classroom with parents until you have been notified to do so by one of the members of the office team.
  • Wear your badge for the safety of our students and staff!
  • Bring your Social Dues to Shannon ($20)
  • Complete TTESS Self-Assessment and Goal Setting in Eduphoria by Wednesday, September 30th Please see Mya or Jessica with any clarifying questions you may have.
  • Complete Compliance Training through eCampus by October 9th.
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This Week...

Sunday, Sep 27

Happy Birthday Kate Chandler!

Monday, Sep 28

Costco Teacher Treats in the Lounge 11-12

Possible Fire Marshal Visit today!

Tuesday, Sep 29

Horizontal Team Planning

Possible Fire Marshall Visit Today!

PTA Executive Board Mtg 8:15

Mya’s off campus to VLT Mtg

Round Rock HS Vertical Leadership Team visit to OTE PM

I9 Sports Community Ed Class - Gym

Nurturing Parent Class 6pm

Wednesday, Sep 30

Fire Marshal visit to OTE

Popcorn day!

T-TESS Self-Assessment & Goal Setting doc due in Eduphoria

Vertical Team Mtgs 3:05pm (please let Marie know where you will be meeting)

Thursday, Oct 1

ARD Mtg (see separate schedule)

District Visitors to Next Gen Classrooms

T-TESS PreConferences begin

Karate Community Ed Class – Gym

CycloCross Training Session 5pm

Destination Imagination Parent Info Night 5:30pm

Friday, Oct 2

Happy 20th Anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Mercer!

CAT Mtg. 8am.

SST Kg-2nd - Behavior

Author visit Phil Bildner for 3rd - 5th grades

Custodial & Cafeteria Appreciation Day

1st - 5th BAS reporting window closes

OTE Art Club participates in Chalk Walk downtown Round Rock

Saturday, Oct 3

OTE Art Club participates in Chalk Walk downtown Round Rock

Choir Performance at Chalk Walk downtown Round Rock 2pm

Happy Birthday Keri Rabe!

Super Star Shout Outs!

BIG KUDOS to Sadia and Kristina for leading this year's Student Council! A very special thanks to Sadia Tabassam for sponsoring our StuCo's involvement in the RRHS Homecoming Parade! It was hot but it was a BLAST!!!


A GINORMOUS THANK YOU to those of you
who have contributed to the Partners in Education Giving Campaign. May your generosity return to you one hundredfold!! There's still time to give and help us reach our goal of 100% participation. Right now we are at 42%. Every little bit helps!


Huge THANK YOUs to Shannon and Marie for the creative team bulletin board in the main hallway!!! Love the messages and the colors!!


Warm appreciations to the SpEd and Intervention Teams for your prep and hosting the first Special Education Parents' Advisory Council (SEPAC) meet and greet for this school year!

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The Week After....

Sunday, Oct 4

Happy Birthday Haillie Johnson!

Monday, Oct 5

Mya’s off campus AM to Executive Leadership Mtg

Tuesday, Oct 6

Horizontal Team Planning

Kg BAS reporting window closes

Environmental Art Club 3pm

I9 Sports Community Ed Class - Gym

National Night Out!

Nurturing Parent Class 6pm

Wednesday, Oct 7

International Walk/Bike to School Day!

Special Committee Mtgs 3:05pm

Thursday, Oct 8

ARD Mtg (see separate schedule)

Vision & Hearing Screening (see separate schedule)

Mya off campus to PTA Luncheon 11am

Kona Ice 2:45pm on Blacktop

Karate Community Ed Class – Gym

Happy Birthday Crystal Resendiz!

Friday, Oct 9

CAT Mtg. 8am.

Mya is off campus to District Mtg. PM

SST 3rd - 5th - Behavior

Flu Clinic at OTE

1st grade field trip to Crow’s Nest Farm

Saturday, Oct 10

Happy Birthday Jeanette Pratz!

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Old Town Elementary Vision & Mission

To highly engage ALL learners in a collaborative atmosphere of critical & creative thinking