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News from Special Areas for April

Music Kinder/1st – PTA performance is April 18 2nd – learning about the instruments of the symphony orchestra 3rd-5th – Music Memory, recorders P.E. For the last nine weeks in P.E. we are working on Soccer and Striking skills. Our Health topics are Health Related Fitness Components and Safety. We are also taking Fitnessgram Fitness […]

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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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THES Running Club

  January 30 — first session! Austin Youth Fitness is excited to start the Spring session of Running Club at THES. We hope you can join in on some fitness fun on Wednesdays from 3:15–4:14 pm. Register online at

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Family Fun & Fitness Day

Don’t forget–Family Fun & Fitness Day for 3rd–5th graders is this tomorrow. We still need volunteers for the snack station—and it’s a snap to sign up online. Please send requested food items with your child to help make this awesome event a success: 3rd pickles, 4th bananas, 5th oranges. Let’s keep our kids healthy 🙂

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News from P.E.

This nine weeks in P.E. we are focused on Basketball and Jump Rope skills. Our Health topics are Substance Abuse/Tobacco Awareness, and the Skeletal System. Marathon Kids and CATCH are ongoing. We are working on our first Marathon(the goal is four for the year). The CATCH focus is good nutrition, and getting enough physical activity. A […]

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Keep those kids active!

Summer is here, so AYF is have a 15% OFF SALE!! Use coupon code Summer and save on all of our groups! Here’s where you can register for the Travis Heights Group:

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Join the Healthy Family Fun Run!

Ready to have some fun with your young Thunderbird one?   Join the Healthy Family Fun Run! When:  Saturday, November 9th @ 10am Where:  Big Stacy Park’s Track (just behind the school) Why:  Because a lifestyle of health means a healthy life!  It’s FREE.  It’s FUN. Students can being someone or everyone from the family […]

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