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Library Volunteers

Do you enjoy scanning things? Like to make things go *beep*? Does the smell of books make your pulse race? Love libraries in general? Have we got a volunteering opportunity for you!!! Library inventory began on Monday this week, and our goal is to finish before the Thanksgiving holiday! Please stop by our Thunderbird Library […]

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Summer Reading

Need Summer Reading Ideas?

There’s something for everyone at Austin Public Library! From toddlers to teens: magic, robots, scavenger hunts, sewing, marionettes, puppets, tap dance, local music, stories, arts and crafts, board games, and a glow-in-the-dark dance party! See the schedule. 3rd-5th grades can get a jumpstart on the 2019 Bluebonnet Books!  Keep track of what you read for […]

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In Honor of National Poetry Month

Due to wacky scheduling issues from STAAR testing this year, we’ve got to move everything up so… We will be celebrating “Poem in Your Pocket” day on Wednesday, April 17th, 2019, in honor of National Poetry Month. Kids can write their own poem on an index card. Carry your “Pocket Poem” with you all day […]

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♥️ We LOVE Books! ♥️

The Scholastic Book Fair is under way & there are so many awesome books from which to choose! We’ll be open all week! Thursday night is Family Night until 6:30 P.M. and Friday we’ll close at noon to start packing up. Don’t forget Kona Ice will be here selling snow cones at the playground every […]

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News from Special Areas

P.E. We are practicing Volleyball Skills for our P.E. skills, and learning about Stress Management/Stress Relief for our Health concept. This week is Healthy School Breakfast Week. LAST Saturday, March 2, our Thunderbird 5th grade Volleyball team participated in the AAPER/Explore UT Volleyball Playday, and they represented our school very well!!! After Spring Break we […]

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Hope You Are Reading!

REMINDER:  Read to Succeed reading logs are due on Feb. 13th! The reading logs are only available in English & Spanish & duplicate copies will NOT be provided by the school.  (But you can download an extra copy here:  English  Spanish) Find out the details in the Parent Flyer:  English   Spanish

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Read to Succeed

GOOD NEWS! Read to Succeed reading logs will go home this week in Wed. folders! They’re only available in English & Spanish & duplicate copies will NOT be provided by the school.  We hope you’ll practice being responsible so that you can read for 6 hours to earn a free ticket to go to Six […]

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News From the Library

Mrs. Underwood is proud to announce that the library inventory is complete for this school year with only 46 missing items at this time!  This is a career record that would not have been possible without the help of these wonderful library volunteers: Julie Joyce Julie Ulrich Colleen Riley AKA Roux AKA Guthrie’s Grandma Carmelita Morales Gretchen […]

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