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We LOVE our Teachers!

Did you know?  A kind word and a note of thanks go a long way, but if you’re looking for more ways to show your child’s teachers how much you appreciate all their hard work, take a look in the Teacher/Staff Appreciation Binder in the office. It has everything from their birth date and hobbies […]

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What do the Children Think?

Did you know we have 4th & 5th graders involved in gathering news around the school?  We work as a news crew and meet once a week to brainstorm and assign topics.  Then, the children write up the news and publish it.  You can find examples of their work here:  The Thunder News  

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New Year’s Goals

When I first passed by, I thought this was your typical bulletin board.  But I stopped to read. Our amazing THES teachers have set goals for the year, just as we ask our children to! Click on the image to get a closer look at what they are hoping for this year.

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Healthy lunch box with sandwich and fresh vegetables, bottle of water and fruits on wooden background. From top view

Lunchtime Reminder

Parents may eat lunch with their child on Wednesdays and Fridays, starting Wednesday, September 12th. We want students to establish routines and get used to our procedures before we have parents come and join them for lunch times. Please note that we do not make exceptions for birthdays or any other reason.

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T-Bird Fiesta

Can you taste summer – just a few weeks away? Join us at Guero’s next Tuesday to celebrate our kids completing another year of school and to and raise money for future Thunderbird 5th graders to attend Camp Champions Outdoor School. This community-building, educational, and crazy-fun two day, one night trip is the highlight of […]

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No School April 13th

April 13th is a day provided to our teachers to learn and plan. Need Childcare? Register now for Becker Day Camp led by Creative Action’s professional Teaching Artists! Day Camp: Friday, April 13th Becker Elementary 906 W. Milton St. 78704 Fee: $65; financial aid available for those who qualify. Register Here:

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