WEEK AT A GLANCE
NEWS YOU CAN USE
REMEMBER DAYLIGHT SAVINGS ENDS ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4th!
BOOK FAIR: A HUGE SUCCESS!!
Thank you to everyone who supported our recent Scholastic Enchanted Forest Book Fair. Our Book Fair was made possible with the help of many many volunteers! A HUGE thank you to everyone who gave your time – You are greatly appreciated! We far surpassed our goal and grossed well over $13,000.00! Book Fair proceeds will benefit our school and classroom libraries. Your contributions placed books in the hands of children and helped to grow imaginations! THANK YOU!!
Our Annual canned food drive to benefit St. Vincent’s House will begin November 1st and run through the morning of November 15th. Student Council will stock the shelves of St. Vincent’s House of Hope on November 15th with all canned goods received! Parents are always welcome to join us for chapel.
SQUARE ART ORDERS DUE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6th
REMINDER: Your child’s special Square Art Orders are due by this Tuesday, November 6th. You can order online, by phone, or return your completed order form and payment to your child’s homeroom teacher. Please call Square Art Coordinator, Pamela Gabriel at 409-789-4990 if you have questions. No late orders can be accepted. Square Art order forms went home in your child’s Oct 26th Friday folder. Square Art is a fundraiser to help support the 8th grade field trip to Boston.
TES FALL CARNIVAL on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9th from 12:00-3:00 pm on the Garth!
It is time to order for the TES Fall Carnival! Entrance to the fall carnival will be via wristband ($20/each), the wristband will allow access to all booths and inflatables. (No tickets) You must purchase an additional wristband ($5) for access to the rock wall and game room. The 8th graders will be selling food as a fundraiser for their annual trip to Boston. BBQ sandwiches and baked potatoes may be purchased in advance, and additional carnival type food will be available for purchase during the carnival. The order form for wristbands and BBQ is attached and will be sent home in the Friday folders. All wristbands MUST be purchased in advance. Deadline for all orders is Friday, November 2, 2018. Parents do not need wristbands.
IMPORTANT: Stay & Play & Extended Day are not available for this day (Nov 9). No after school care is provided, all students PK2-8th must be picked up at NOON.
BOX TOP CLASSROOM COMPETITIONS – EXTENDED
Spirit Day has been moved to November 9th – so we are extending our Box Top competition for an additional week! Keep sending in those Box Tops!! The classes the collect the most will win a picnic on the Garth!
4th ANNUAL LAW ENFORCEMENT SAFETY EDUCATION PROGRAM
November 15th from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
This is a wonderful opportunity for children and families to have a positive one-on-one interaction with law enforcement. The students will have the opportunity to view law enforcement equipment and ask in person questions. Join us outside Trinity Episcopal School from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm on Thursday, November 15th!
PARENT BOOK CLUB MEETING
HELPING YOUR CHILD SUCCEED BY CULTIVATING A GROWTH MINDSET
November 15th in Eaton Hall 5:30-6:30 pm
To further a sense of belongingness and community at Trinity, the PTO would like to invite all parents and guardians to our first Book/Video Club on social and emotional learning! Beth Auslander, Ph.D., psychologist/professor in the UTMB Department of Pediatrics and parent of a Trinity 5th grader will lead our discussion. Please see attached flyer for details.
BISHOP HECTOR MONTEROSSA
WILL BE AT TRINITY CHURCH TO ADMINISTER THE SACRAMENTS OF BAPTISM AND CONFIRMATION
AT THE 10:30 AM SERVICE ON NOVEMBER 11
BAPTISM: We invite anyone of any age who have not been Baptized or has a child that you would like to have Baptized, to please register with the church office and complete the application form.
CONFIRMATION: Candidates for Confirmation must be in 6th grade through Adult. Confirmation classes will be offered this Saturday & next.
If you would you like to receive either or both sacraments please contact the church office (409.765.6317) as soon as possible.
Click HERE to donate to the Annual Fund through Paypal.
MONDAY the 5th
2nd grade Field Trip to Houston Museum of Natural Science
TUESDAY the 6th
Chapel Dress – Green Shirt
Square Art Orders Due
WEDNESDAY the 7th
THURSDAY the 8th
Chapel Dress – Jumpers/Plaid Skirt, Oxford Shirts, Boy’s Tie
Love Your Teacher Lunch Day!
FRIDAY the 9th
SPIRIT DAY – Trinity T-shirt with Blue Jeans
NO extended day child care – all students must be picked up at Noon.
Optional Parent/Teacher Conferences 12:00-3:00 pm
FALL CARNIVAL 12:00-3:00 pm on the Garth
S.P.A.R.Q. Training 3:00-4:00 (if you signed up)
SATURDAY 11/10: FLU SHOTS
for Kids ONLY (6 mo – 18 years)
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Island Pediatric West/Island Pediatric Urgent Care
6416 Broadway 77551 (in front of Home Depot)
For Appointments: 409-772-3695 or 888-886-2543
November 9th: Noon Dismissal
November 19th-23rd: Thanksgiving Holidays
We will attend Story Fair at Rosenberg Library on Thursday, November 8th. Please have your child wear a Trinity t-shirt or Trinity colors. We will leave our school around 9:40 am and return around 10:45 am.
2nd – Donna Cucco, MS Lead Teacher
3rd – Patti Muniz, PK3 Teacher
16th – Anna Hyatt, MS Program Director
23rd – Theresa Pistone, Director of Technology
23rd – Katy Colvin, 4th Grade Teacher
How many miles long is Galveston Island? And how many miles of beaches does Galveston have?
LAST WEEK: Jean Lafitte was the infamous pirate who formed a settlement called Campeche on Galveston Island!