Coming Attractions March 28, 2013
March 28, 2013
March 29 (Fri) — Good Friday
All District schools and most offices will be closed.
April 1 (Mon) — Coffee at the Curb
Approximately 7:30 to 8 a.m. at Herff Elementary School, 996 S. Hackberry St.
Parents dropping off their children will be greeted with coffee and information on how they can help their child prepare for the new State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness exam. STAAR testing begins this week.
April 1 (Mon) — Visit from benefactor of library books
10 a.m. at Herff Elementary School, 996 S. Hackberry St.
Representatives from the Snapdragon Book Foundation will tour the library to see the volumes purchased through the $10,000 grant the organization gave to the school last year. They also will meet with students to find out which books the youngsters like best.
April 7 (Sun) — SAISD students to perform at SAMA’s Family Day
3 to 4 p.m. at the San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones Ave.
Poe Middle School students will make the connection between life and art come alive through their play “Vuelta y Cambiar.” originally produced for the SAISD History Day competition. Researched, written and performed by four talented 7th- and 8th- graders, the play is set in an art museum where a curator tells the story of the European conquest of Mexico. Their performance at the museum will be part of SAMA’s kick off for the exhibit “Pasión Popular: Spanish and Latin American Folk Art” from the Cecere Collection.
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- Student Centered
- High Expectations
- Every student can learn and achieve at high levels.
- We are responsible for the education and safety of every student.
- We are responsible for the efficient and effective operation of the school system.
- Everyone should be treated with respect.
- People support what they help create.