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Fall Carnival is Oct. 24th!

Travis Heights Elementary School

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Wednesday Folder – October 15, 2014

Greetings Thunderbirds! Fall Carnival is just around the corner! Don’t forget to sign up for a booth or to bring some food! TOYS! TOYS! TOYS! – We ask everyone to sift through your child’s black hole of toys and drop off gently used (but ignored) toys to our big collection bin outside the office. These […]

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Wednesday Folder – October 8, 2014

Greetings Thunderbirds! Can you believe it’s already October? Our next big event on the horizon is Fall Carnival! There is a flier in today’s folder containing important information. Please be sure to read it! It’s time to break out your art supplies and let your kiddo express his/her inner Picasso because the Travis Heights Art […]

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Wednesday Folder – October 1, 2014

Hi Thunderbirds! Guess what? T-shirts are here! You’ve probably seen us selling them at the table in the front foyer. We’ll be selling them there tomorrow morning too. Be sure to stop by and get yours. If you need to get your student one – you can give the $5 to their teacher. If you […]

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Wednesday Folder – September 17, 2014

Happy Wednesday Thunderbirds! Room Parent Social – This Thursday! If you are going to be volunteering as a Room Parent this year, or are interested in being a Room Parent, please plan to attend one of the Room Parent Socials this Thursday, September, 18th at 8am or 6pm. We will be covering all the essentials […]

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Wednesday Folder – September 10, 2014

Happy Wednesday Thunderbirds! Tomorrow Night is Back to School Night! This annual event welcomes parents to THES for an evening of important information. Parents will visit the Special Areas (Art Room, Music Room, Library, Computer Lab, Gym), meet as a community in the gym to discuss goals for the year with our PTA board, and […]

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Wednesday Folder – September 3, 2014

Happy Wednesday Thunderbirds! It’s another full Wednesday Folder. There is a lot of information to impart in these first few weeks. This morning there was an urgent alert sent out that the City of Austin has cut the funding for our afterschool Prime Time program to $0. This is a very big deal for our […]

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Wednesday Folder – August 27, 2014

It’s the 3rd day of school… How is your week going? Getting back into the routine can be hard on all of us, kids, parents, faculty, and staff. There is a lot of stuff to take in and learn, but don’t worry, it will all come together and soon you’ll be moving through the school like an expert!

Today is the first Wednesday Folder of the year, and it’s a full one! Be sure to read everything in the folder, sign, and return it to your teacher on Thursday.

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Volunteer Survey

We are excited to be starting a new project this year to better organize our volunteers to ensure ALL Travis Heights teachers have the support they need. We hope to eliminate disparities between classes by moving to a school-wide system. Our goal is to match the needs of our our teachers with the talents of our parents and community members. We hope to increase the number of volunteers by providing a variety of opportunities and training so that it is easy for everyone to be a part of Team Thunderbird. You will be hearing more about these opportunities as the school year gets going but in order to start identifying our community’s talents we’ve created a short survey. Please help us by taking the survey

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