Tomorrow is December and the weather today sure feels like it! Here is our December 1 newsletter. GT referral time period starts tomorrow, details inside.
Stanton ISD will dismiss at 2:50 today to begin our Thanksgiving break. School will resume on Monday, November 28th at regular time. We are thankful for each of you and hope you have a wonderful week.
Monday, November 14 is World Diabetes Day. Stanton Elementary will wear blue Monday in support of those who win the battle against blood sugar every day!
During the month of November, Stanton Elementary staff and students are reflecting on what we are grateful for. We would love to hear from our valued families and greater educational community about what and who you are grateful for at Stanton Elementary School.
Please take a brief moment (just one question!) to express your gratitude to our amazing staff. Your words of appreciation make a great impact on our school culture and climate. I will compile all responses and share them with the staff on November 18th before they leave for the break. Thank you! Melissa Miller
Monday is our Veteran's Day program that our Pre-K through 2nd. Students need to be dropped off in their spots by 5:30. All students will remain with school personnel until the conclusion of the program. Students should wear red, white, blue coordinating outfits.
Thursday November 10th at 5:30, we will have a short meeting for parents of currently identified GT students in elementary and middle school. Immediately following at 6:00, we will have a parent meeting to explain the nomination process and timelines. If you have a current student identified as GT or think your child may be a candidate for GT services, please plan to attend these meetings.
Tomorrow at Stanton Elementary will be hat day - students may wear a hat for $1.
November 1 newsletter. Have a great day!
Tomorrow is Mad Scientist Day at Stanton Elementary. Students may dress as a scientist. Students will have the opportunity to do multiple labs in different rooms across their grade level, so don’t miss out!!
Friday, October 28 is National First Responder Day. Stanton Elementary will be ending our safety week with our local first responders. We will have fire, sheriff, police department and many more on campus for our students to meet and look at their equipment, so please do not be alarmed when you see their vehicles on campus. Students should dress warm for the cool weather we will have tomorrow. Thank you for your support of our efforts to build community partnerships.
Tomorrow, Stanton Elementary and Middle School will be conducting a lock down/out drill. Please be aware that this is just a drill as required by state law, and we want all students and staff to know what to do in the event of an emergency. We will return to a normal schedule as soon as possible after the drill. As always, we appreciate your support.
The Pumpkin Trail at the Convent has been cancelled due to weather tonight. They are planning to be there tomorrow.
3rd - 5th Grade Pumpkin Character Contest October 24-28
Our Pre-K through 2nd grade will be performing a Veteran's Day Program on the evening of November 7. All grade levels and their families are invited to attend. If you would like to honor a veteran in your family/friends circle during this program, please complete the following form.
PK - 2 will have a pumpkin decorating contest next week in the library.