Month: September 2018
In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month, scholars may wear a pink shirt with uniform bottoms to school on Friday, October 19th.
Scholars may wear a blue shirt with uniform pants to school on Monday, October 1st, for the kick-off of Bully Prevention Month.
Monday, October 8th, is a student holiday. Parent teacher conferences will be held on this same day from 2:00PM – 6:00PM. We hope that you can make it out.
We are looking for volunteers to help at the Fall book fair. You can sign up through the VOLY link that is located at the top right of our website. Thank you in advance for any time you can give.
Please see the following information from the Education Service Center (ESC) Region 20 about a free class that they are offering:
Free Parent Training at ESC-20
Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
Basic Reading Skills at Home—Make and Take Training
Join us for a fun, interactive and crafty training designed to guide you through creating engaging activities to support your child’s acquisition of basic reading skills. We will focus on the development of print concepts, phonemic awareness and phonics skills. This training is appropriate for parents with students in any grade level that require remediation for independent decoding. All materials will be provided.
**Interpreter provided by request. Call 210-370-5430 by 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25th. **
Session ID: 53077
Location: ESC-20 (1314 Hines Avenue; SATX 78208) in the Frederick J. Maples Conference Center
To Register: See attached instructions (listed below) on setting up a Connect20 account to register. If you already have a Connect20 account, register using the Session ID#.
Registration instructions can also be found at www.esc20.net/parentresources
We need your help — please donate gently used belts (solid, neutral colors) for scholars in need. The belt drive will run September 10th-28th. Donations will be accepted at our front office Monday-Friday, 8:00AM-2:00PM. Thank you for your support.
We invite you to join us for our Gifted and Talented Family Night on Thursday, September 27th, at 4:30PM in the 3rd floor cafeteria. We will discuss the upcoming school year: fund raising, PBLs, and field trip suggestions — snacks will be provided on this night.
Lunch applications will expire October 1, 2018 if a 2018-2019 lunch application has not been submitted yet. Parents are responsible to submit an application before this date. Expired applications will be changed automatically to PAID October 1st 2018 and the student will loose benefits.
We’ll be “sticking” important notices to this area on the front page: keep an eye out for them! The regular news flow will continue below here, so don’t get fooled into thinking nothing is new if this area stays the same for a while!
In honor of Grandparents Day, we invite you to join us for the Grandparents Breakfast that will be held on Friday, September 7th, from 7:30-8:00 in the 3rd floor cafeteria. We look forward to seeing you!