The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold an open house to present proposed improvements to Loop 1604 between Potranco Road (FM 1957) and FM 471 (Culebra Road). Improvements are needed due to high traffic counts and congestion; the proposed project would expand Loop 1604 to a 4-lane expressway (non-toll lanes). Improvements would include...[read more]
Our annual Music Show & Tell is taking place from March 10th - March 31st for all 3rd-5th graders on their designated music rotation day in the music room. This is a great opportunity for students to gain confidence by getting in front of their classmates to sing a song, perform a dance, play their recorder, violin, or keyboard. If you're in 3rd-5th grade be sure to sign up with Mrs. Saenz so you can perform for your class!
-Kindergarten has started learning about Place Value! They are doing FABULOUS! They are putting manipulatives in groups of tens and seeing how many ones we have left over! Our kindergarteners are also writing the numbers in the right "place"! YAY!
-First Grade went to the Magik Theatre to see Skippyjon Jones. They had a fabulous time learning and writing about performances.
-Second Grade is working super hard on Woodland Forest Unit and Animal Projects. Make sure to come look in their hallway next week!
-Third Grade is excited to "spring" into action by continuing to learn about time and measurement, two by one multiplication, and fractions in math! In reading, we are "busy as bees" getting ready for our STAAR test! We know our strategies and are working on using them to help us as we read. We can hardly contain our "energy" in science as we learn about our local cultures and celebrations, as well as various types of energy. We are looking forward to our field trip to the Institute of Texan Cultures later this month!
-Fouth and Fifth Grade attended the San Antonio Symphony. Student artwork was displayed during The Water Cycle & Paint to Music concert.
First and second grade ALPHA students will see a presentation from the NISD police department on Friday, February 28th. Officer Regules, a police officer for NISD, will present Alice the Dog. Alice was brought in to help students learn about safety. Recently, Alice was seen demonstrating her skills by listening to a command from Officer Regules at another ALPHA group presentation. Come meet Alice!! She is truly spectacular!!
Ms. Romero's class will be participating in NISD Special Olympics on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at Gustafson Stadium from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Some of the events are the 50 and 100 meter dash, soft ball throw and long jump. This is a great time to come out and support this awesome group!! They are amazing!!
Students in the Young Astronauts after school program are invited to participate in the Stargazing Night Friday, February 28, from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Ward Elementary. Our Young Astronauts will have various activities to attend and observe the stars using telescopes with the assistance of the San Antonio Astronomical Association. It's a much anticipated event and the finale of Young Astronaut for this year.
YES! We have school on Monday, February 17th. It is a make up day for the bad weather we had in January!! We will see everyone bright and early ready to go!! See you Monday!!