LV Intermediate Parent Newsletter

Volume 29 April 14, 2017

Upcoming Events...

April 14 School Holiday

April 17 Fifth Grade Parent Middle School Transition Meeting at 6PM Cafeteria

April 17 Fifth Grade Port A Chaperone Meeting at 2:30PM

April 19 Fifth Grade Port A Chaperone Meeting at 6PM

April 20 Fifth Grade Student Middle School Orientation- during science classes

April 27 GT Field Trip

April 28 PTO Luncheon for School Staff

May 8 Grade 4 STAAR Math- Grade 5 STAAR Math Retake

May 9 Grade 4 STAAR Reading- Grade 5 STAAR Reading Retake

May 10 Grade 5 STAAR Science

May 15-19 Port A Trips for Fifth Grade

May 16 Fourth Grade Field Trip to Inner Space Caverns

May 22 Fourth Grade Field Trip

May 24 Field Day

Reminder---No School Friday, April 14th

Please don't miss this opportunity--we will not be ordering extra copies


Yearbook Information

We are now accepting yearbook orders! Order forms should have come home with your student this week. Didn't see them? Don't worry, for your convenience, you can order online at:

Use Code: 13169317

The yearbooks are just $20 for the book only, but there are ad-ons as well! Don't fret about the autograph page ad-on. For your child's enjoyment, those pages are built right into their yearbook.

Orders are due by May 15,2017

A Note from Nurse Carmichael

FYI from our state health department for folks who travelled to South Padre in March.

Health departments are investigating an outbreak of mumps among individuals reporting travel to South Padre Island between March 8- 22, 2017. A total of three confirmed and six suspect cases have been identified.

Cases visited South Padre Island between March 11 and March 19, 2017. Healthcare providers are asked to consider mumps as a diagnosis for any persons who report travel to South Padre Island in the potential exposure period and who present with symptoms consistent with mumps virus infection.

Here is a link to WebMD about mumps


4th: 93.44%

5th: 96.45%

Total: 94.83%

Teacher: 95.23%

Lost and Found

If your kiddo lost it--please come help him/her find it. Check out the lost items in the cafeteria on the back wall. All items not found will be given to a local charity.
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Fifth Grade Middle School Orientation Parent Meeting

Calling all 5th grade parents --please plan to attend a Middle School Parent Informational Meeting on Monday, April 17th at 6PM in the Viking Hall Cafeteria. Middle school staff will be sharing information about how to help your child make a smooth transition to 6th grade, course selections, middle school expectations and extra-curricular activities. Mrs. Slaughter and Mrs. La Rosa will be visiting with students on April 19th during science classes. We look forward to seeing you there and answering your questions.

Yearbook Picture Schedule for Next Week

Next week Mrs. Bell, Mrs. Carmichael and Mrs. Slaughter will be snapping group pictures to include in our yearbook. Please make your child aware of the following schedule so that they come to school prepared for their close-up:

Monday: New student pictures - this is for students who have joined our school after October. UIL participants (please wear your shirt if you have one)

Wednesday: Choir group photo (please wear your choir shirt), Ms. Little's, Mrs. Rohne's and Mrs. Holleyman's class photos

Thursday: Ms. Tinnian's, Mrs. Dement's and Ms. Henderson's class photos

Friday: All faculty and student group picture