Friday, April 10, 2015

Principal Update

Celebrations

THANK YOU!
Thank you, parents for a great Teacher Appreciation Week!  The teachers were celebrated throughout the week and loved the sweet goodies from our families.  Our week ended with a delicious Friday Feast hosted by the PTA and our Second Grade parents.  Your kindness is greatly appreciated.

DESTINATION IMAGINATION TEAM HEADED TO STATE!
One of our DI teams, Sound E. Seven, is headed to the state tournament in Dallas today.  We are excited for this group of students and can’t wait to hear about the tournament and see pictures.  The team members include: Ayushi Merchant, Kaanchi Rao, Nitya Khurana, Annika Iyer, Neeti Ingle, Shaun Sebastian and Shreya Nampoothiri.  Good luck, Comets!



Campus News

SPRING PLANTING DAY RESCHEDULED
The PTA Green Team has rescheduled the Spring Planting Day due to possible rain on Sunday.  The new Spring Planting Day will be Sunday, April 19th from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  For more information and to sign up, click on the link below.  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c49adaf22a0f85-flower

CELEBRATION OF FAMILIES 5K – Competition Announcement!
RRISD is hosting the Celebration of Families 5K on April 18th at 8 a.m. at Round Rock High School.  The event benefits Project Graduation for all five of our high schools. 
The district has released more information about the Celebration of Families Wellness Competition.  They will be giving away two $1,000 and $500 prizes to campuses for a wellness program/project/equipment at the April 18thevent.  Attendees will utilize a Wellness Passport which allows attendees to earn stickers at various FREE activities, booths and workshops at the event.  Passports will be collected at the event and judges will use the data as well as observational data in measuring “school spirit” displayed at the event.  You can find a more detailed explanation of the program by visiting https://roundrockisd.org/celebration-of-families-organizers-announce-details-for-wellness-challenge-complete-workshop-schedule/.  We hope to see you there! 

Important Dates

Tuesday, April 14th - Gallery Night/PTA Meeting 6:30 p.m./Gr. 2 Musical Performance
Friday, April 17th - Gr. 1 Field Trip (Austin Aquarium)
Sunday, April 19th - CCE Singing Stars at Round Rock Express game, 1:05 p.m. & Green Team Spring Planting Day, 2:00 p.m.
Monday, April 20th - Gr. 5 Math STAAR
Tuesday, April 21st - Gr. 3 & Gr. 4 Math STAAR
Wednesday, April 22nd - Gr. 3 & Gr. 4 Reading STAAR
Thursday, April 23rd - Gr. 5 Science
Friday, April 24th - Gr. 2 Field Trip (Austin Nature Center) & Gr. 1 Ocean Day
Wednesday, April 29th - Grisham Math Information Meeting for Gr. 5 parents, 7:45 a.m. @ CCE

Sincerely,
Jenny Kasson
Principal