PRINCIPAL’S CORNER

Mission Statement

Success for EVERY Student.

Vision Statement

All stakeholders take ownership for the SUCCESS of EVERY student through positive and consequential collaboration. Every student will be engaged in rigorous, meaningful, and relevant activities that result in students equipped to make wise decisions and have the skills to achieve their personal goals.

Summer School Information
Elementary Students:
The K-4 Rising Readers Academy is a fun and engaging literacy program designed to increase student's literacy skills, while preventing the "summer slide" - a loss of crucial reading and writing skills due to lack of practice over the summer. This motivational camp will combine innovative, research-based reading and writing lessons with an engaging summer camp approach. The Social Emotional Development needs of students will be met through the integration of core strengths within each lesson, designed to bring a sense of joy, community, and accomplishment to both students and teachers.
The K-4 Motivated Mathematicians Academy is a fun and engaging math remediation program designed to increase numeracy skills of students. This motivational camp will combine innovative, research based math lessons with fun games, lessons, and personalized math interventions based on individual student needs.

The camp will run June 12-30, 2017 (Mon-Fri) from 12:45PM-4:00PM at Cielo Vista Elementary School. Free lunch will be served from 11:45AM-12:15PM. Transportation will be provided from you child's current school to this summer site if needed.

For any information on Elementary Remediation Programs, contact Julie Pedregon at jpedrego@episd.org

Middle School Students:
The 6th-7th Read to Achieve Academy will expand access and boost literacy achievement for students. By identifying their unique needs in reading, the program will be providing choices, challenges, and personalized reading support. This reading academy will follow a blended learning approach to personalized learning by combining online digital media with best practice classroom methods, such as high interest novel studies.
The 6th-7th Grade Math Academy is a program designed to teach students how to become logical math thinkers who can break math concepts into steps so that they are able to find solutions to everyday life situations. Students will have fun working with peers in an interactive, engaging learning environment!

Both academies will run June 12-30, 2017 (Mon-Fri) Reading from 8:00AM-11:45AM and Math from 12:15PM-4:00PM at Ross Middle School. Free breakfast will be served from 7:30AM-8:00AM with free lunch from 11:45AM-12:15PM. Transportation will be provided from you child's current school to this summer site if needed.

 For any information on Middle School Remediation Programs, contact Luz Gomez at ligomez@episd.org

Awards Assemblies Schedule

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
-Crawford AM Pre-K Graduation @ 9AM
-Crawford PM Pre-K Graduation @ 1PM

Thursday, June 1, 2017
-Kinder Awards @ 8:30AM
-3rd Grade Awards @ 9:30AM
-1st Grade Awards @ 1:30PM

Friday, June 2, 2017
-2nd Grade Awards @ 8:30AM
-Gonzalez AM PreK Graduation @9
-4th Grade Awards @ 9:30AM
-Gonzalez PM PreK Graduation @1
-8th Grade Walk Across @ 6PM

Monday, June 5, 2017
-6th Grade Awards @ 8AM
-7th Grade Awards @ 9:15AM
-5th Grade Awards @ 1:30PM

Registration Downloads
The downloads you'll need to register your child for the 2017-2018 school year, along with some other helpful links and information are available at the title link above.

Title I Parent Survey
Parents, please take a moment to participate in this quick survey. The survey is open from May 2nd - June 2nd. Complete the survey, print out the final page, have your child present the page to the office by May 4th and they will receive free dress May 5th Or by May 18th to receive free dress for May 19th.

Padres, por favor tomen un momento para participar en esta encuesta rapida. La encuesta esta abierta del 2 de Mayo al 2 de Junio. Complete la encuesta, imprima la ultima pagina, y que su hijo presente esa pagina a la oficina para el 4 de Mayo y recibira vestuario libre para el 5 de Mayo o el 18 de Mayo para recibir vestuario libre para el 19 de Mayo.

Title I Parent Survey

PreK Dual Enrollment Parent Letter

Please see the attached parent letter (English/Spanish) which provides information regarding Dual Enrollment in EPISD PreK and Region 19 Head Start for 2017-18. 

Parent Letter Download

 

Federal Report Cards

Federal Report Cards for the state, the District, and each of the District's campuses are now available on the District's website at this link:

Click Here 

If you have difficulty accessing the information from the website, hard copies of the reports are available at the District or campus office. 


District Performance Ratings

The 83rd Legislature (2013) implemented Sec. 39.0545 which evaluates each district campus' performance in community and student engagement and compliance. Specifically, as stated in the legislation: (a) Each school district shall evaluate the district's performance and the performance of each campus in the district in community and student engagement and in compliance as provided by this section and assign the district and each campus a performance rating of exemplary, recognized, acceptable, or unacceptable for both overall performance and each individual evaluation factor listed under Subsection (b). Not later than August 8 of each year, the district shall report each performance rating to the agency and make the performance ratings publicly available as provided by commissioner rule.

School Report Card (SRC)

The Texas Education Agency publishes a School Report Card (SRC) for every campus in the district. Schools are required to provide a copy of their SRC to the parent/guardian of each student upon request.  A call out has been made to every students home making parents aware of the attached document and its location on our website. Please click here (download link) to view Mac Arthur Intermediate's School Report Card.

Atomic Learning

No matter your role in the EPISD family, you can find something to learn about in Atomic Learning. For instance, did you know that all students have access to all of Atomic Learning, as well as all our EPISD families.
Click on this link, then click on the role that best describes you in EPISD:

https://www.atomiclearning.com/k12/success

Then explore some of the learning you can get from Atomic Learning. Remember, great tools are only great if you use them!

Calendar
Click on the link below to download a copy of this month's school calendar, which includes this month's characteristic

April

School Climate Survey Link for Parents and Students
School Climate Survey Link for Parents and Students
Lost & Found Drive
02/22/2017
Lost any clothes this year? Come by the Lost & Found drive to find it
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Father Daughter Dance
02/14/2017
Come join us for our annual Father-Daughter Dance!
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Check out Quick Links and Documents to find MacArthur's Campus files and links: