The Book Fair will be going on all week in the library. Stop by to stock up on great books and help support our library. Books make great gifts this holiday season!
Thanksgiving Holiday will be from November 23-27. Students will return to school on November 30th. We hope you have a wonderful holiday with your family and friends. We are so thankful for all of our wonderful ESE families.
Jordan's Christmas Express Toy Drive
Donate a toy for a child at Texas Children's Hospital or MD Anderson Hospital who is fighting cancer. Gifts will be accepted for boys and girls between the ages of 1 and 17. All donations should be new and unwrapped. Gift cards are very much needed. Donations will be accepted from Monday, November 30th through Friday, December 11th. See the Eagle Eye for more information.
C.L.A.W. Winter Coat Drive
Please help a needy family stay warm this winter by donating gently used or new coats or jackets of all sizes. Coats can be donated in the front foyer until November 20th. Thank you for helping to care for others.
It's time for our annual pajama drive. This year second grade is sponsoring the pajama drive and is asking students to bring in a new pair of pajamas to donate to someone in need. Scholastic will match each pair of pajamas with a new book for a child at Christmas. Students may wear pajamas to school on Friday, December 4th when they bring in a pair to donate.
Patriot's Day is Friday, Dec. 11th and we could use your help. Help is needed on Thursday for set up, all day Friday during the event and Friday afternoon for take down., ALl paretns are welcome to help and men are needed to run the boys school and escort the boys. Those who are helping out the day of MUST be in colonial costume. Sign up now to volunteer or contact Mrs. Drew if you have any questions.
Gifted and Talented (G/T) Referrals and Testing
Any students in grades 1-12 may be referred for the Gifted/Talented (G/T) program between November 9th and December 11th, 2015. Parents or teachers may refer students for testing. Students are eligible to test for the Gifted/Talented program after a referral is received. All testing will take place on our campus during a window between January 20 and February 16, 2016. The Building Selection Committee will determine placement in the G/T program by February 26, 2016, with services to begin February 29, 2016.