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Oak Grove Elementary

Vicki Hathaway, Principal

Chris Edwards , Assistant Principal

Ashley Venable,  Assistant Principal

 

October

Important Dates:

Oct. 7-11 Class candy competition for Fall Festival 

Oct. 9 Goals Conference Day!

Oct. 11 School Pictures  ID- EVTQFX9T8

Oct. 16 4th Grade Field Trip 

Oct. 16 Progress Reports

Oct. 17   5th Grade Field Trip

Oct. 18 NO SCHOOL

Oct. 21 Students Preview Book Fair

Oct. 22 Donuts with Grownups 7:00 A.M.

Oct. 23 Grandparent’s Day 

  • 5th Grade 8:05
  • 4th Grade 9:40
  • 3rd Grade 12:00
  • 2nd Grade 1:25

Oct. 24 -25 Book Fair is open before school and AFter school. 

Book Fair will close at 2:00 on Friday.

Oct. 21-31 Pumpkin Decorating Contest! 

Oct. 25 Money due for American Heart Association 

Oc. 28-Nov. 1  Red Ribbon Week Dress up Days

Oct. 29  Fall Festival 5:30-7:30

PE NEWS

We were able to add a full time PE Coach this year! 

Everyone has PE every day! 

Students needs athletic shoes for PE every day!

 

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE

Please ensure that your child is reading nightly for at least 20 minutes. 

This could be silent reading, reading with a partner or even being read

to – however your family chooses to do it – just READ!  You can even

turn on the closed captioning on your TV during a program that your child is watching!!

 

The Skyward call out system is used to remind you

of major events.  If you would like to receive text 

from this system, you have to login to Family

Access and go to the Skylert section and add a phone

number under the text message area.  Once you

add your phone number you will receive an option

in text messages that you need to reply “Y” for

“Yes” to in order to start receiving SMS messages.

To get to Family Access- go to the BISD homepage

and click on Public and then click on Skyward

Family and Student Access. If you any trouble

logging in please call the office. 

  

 

Reminder

 

Please ensure that you do not send anything to school for lunch or parties

 that contains nuts.  Please remember you need your ID to: 

check out your child and to visit anywhere in the building.

If you have an address change or a phone number change

– please let the office know.

 

Bell Schedule

7:30 – Front Doors Open

7:45 – Students enter classrooms.

8:00 – Tardy Bell

3:30 – Dismissal Bell

 

 

Attendance

 Your child must attend at least 90% of the school year in order to receive credit for the grade level.

  If your child is absent, please phone the front office by 8:15 AM.  The number is 806-637-6455. 

If you take your child to the Doctor, please bring the Doctor note to the office in order to get the

absence excused.  Please make every attempt to have your child at school every day – on time.

  3 tardies will constitute an absence.  We do send out attendance letters after the 5th absence

has occurred as a reminder.  If your child exceeds the 10% rule, truancy proceedings will begin. 

  Our building opens at 7:30 AM and tardy bell rings at 8:00 AM.  Instruction begins promptly at 8:00 AM.

 

 

STUDENTS LUNCH

2nd grade 11:00-11:35

3rd grade 11:25-12:00

4th grade

Anderson, Nutt and Nippert 11:35-12:05

Staggs, Ware and Tarver 11:45-12:15

5th grade 12:50-1:20

             If you need to pick up your child before the end of the day, please allow yourself an extra 5-10 minutes for us to get the student our of class.  We WILL NOT pull students our of class ahead of time in order to maximize insturctional minutes.  Please do not call ahead to the school and request that your child be waiting in the office. 

OG Tardy Policy
We encourage all of our students to be at school on time to ensure that all instructional time is utilized to meet our students’ educational needs. Students who arrive after the 8:00 bell will sign in at the office and be counted tardy.
3 tardies = ! Unexcused Absence

Campus Calendar

This Week's Events

Current Weather

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Temperature: 50˚F

Current Condition: Clear

Wind Speeds: 10.54mph

Chance of Precipitation: 0%

5-day Outlook

Tuesday:
clear
Temperature: 72/44
Clear throughout the day.
Wednesday:
clear
Temperature: 80/49
Clear throughout the day.
Thursday:
partly-cloudy
Temperature: 50/35
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
Friday:
rain
Temperature: 53/41
Clear throughout the day.
Saturday:
clear
Temperature: 63/41
Clear throughout the day.

Contact Information

Oak Grove Elementary
1001 Cactus Lane
Brownfield, Texas 79316
Phone: 806-637-6455