Liberty Elementary School Eagle Info
March 9, 2018
Congratulations to our Liberty Belles on their awards earned in the Showcase International Competition including: Best in Category Awards in Jazz and Novelty; Sweepstakes with all scores above 85 from all judges in three routines; and a Judges Award with all scores above 92 from all judges in three routines; and Grand Champions for top scores in three routines in the Intermediate Division! Thank you to all of the family members, friends, and staff members who attended!
Thank you to everyone who attended Spring Open House! Thank you to the family chaperones who accompanied fifth grade to outdoor school! Thank you the PTA members who attended the planning meeting! Thank you to Shannon Abbott who, on behalf of PTA, helped to recognize 30 district employees who serve our campus! Thank you to each of you who supported the third grade symphony field trip and the fifth grade human development sessions!
Eagle Fee forms for 2018-2019 will be distributed in the Eagle Folders Tuesday, March 20, and due back Friday, April 27.
Each Kindergarten through Fourth Grade student will receive a salmon colored family input form for next school year in your Eagle Folder Tuesday, March 20, with the deadline to return it completed on Tuesday, April 3. This input form is the one opportunity for families to share information about their student to be considered when making class roster assignments for your student next school year. Be as complete, accurate, and forthcoming as possible with information to assist in the placement process for next school year. No other input will be considered including additional notes, requests for conferences, etc. regarding this matter once the April 3 due date has passed.
Be sure to complete the PTA Officer/Chairperson Form and return it to the main office by Wednesday, March 21.
Thank you for taking time to sign up for Liberty Lunch and Recess Coverage Thursday, March 22nd
The 7Eleven – Liberty car wash fundraiser runs through Saturday, March 31, at Long Prairie and Flower Mound roads. The inside the store car wash purchase includes a goody bag of a free small drink, dash board wipes, and car air freshener. Liberty receives $1.00 from each wash.
School resumes after spring break on Monday, March 19, at 7:45am.
Join Principal Tim Greenwell for Tea Time with Tim in two sessions at 9:00am to 10:30am and 6:00pm to 7:30pm Tuesday,
March 20, with the topic being the new Discovery Academy. An informational flier was distributed in the Eagle Folders.
Liberty will host a district incoming Kindergarten orientation session for parents/guardians Tuesday, March 20, at 5:00pm in the cafeteria.
Liberty will host a Discovery Academy orientation session for the families of three and four year olds Tuesday, March 20, at 6:00pm, in the cafeteria.
The PTA Morning Mile starts back up for the Spring on Wednesday, March 21. It is located on the soccer field before school on Wednesdays and Fridays through May 11, from 7:15am to 7:35am. The Morning Mile is a great way for kids to get their wiggles out before school and have fun with their friends all in the name of better health. Remember to bring your signed waiver to one of the morning volunteers.
Friday, March 23, will be an Eagle spirit day with everyone encouraged to wear Liberty spirit items.
Benchmark testing will occur for third and fourth grades mathematics Monday morning, March 26; for third and fourth grades reading Tuesday morning, March 27; and fifth grade science Tuesday morning, March 27.
PTA student birthday celebrations will be during the lunch shifts Tuesday, March 27.
The annual Student Council spring rewards trip will be to Dallas this school year on Wednesday, March 28. The all day trip will culminate in the regular monthly meeting starting at 3:00pm in committee meeting rooms.
The third nine weeks grading period ends Thursday, March 29, with early release at 11:45am for all students. Now is a great time to check on Skyward for anything missing from this grading period before it ends.
There will be no school Friday, March 30. Discovery Academy online enrollment ends Friday, March 30.
Here is to a great, relaxing, rejuvenating spring break and as always, thank you for your support of Liberty!
Lewisville ISD will launch its first-ever Discovery Academy beginning the 2018-2019 school year. The distinctive prekindergarten program is available for families in LISD offering extended-day, tuition-based PreK.
Discovery Academy students will experience an enriching learning environment designed to meet the developmental needs of young learners and help them flourish in their years before kindergarten.
2018-2019 Discovery Academy classes will be offered at the following schools:
More details may be found below and/or on the Discovery Academy website at lisd.net/discovery.
Who: Children ages 3 or 4 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2018 are eligible to apply if they live within the LISD school district and desire an extended-day, tuition-based PreK program.
Description: The new Discovery Academy classes are extended-day, tuition-based PreK classes taught by a certified teacher and a paraprofessional utilizing LISD curriculum based on Texas PreK guidelines. Enrollment priority will be given to tuition-paying students living within the academy’s school zone. Limited space is available to children who qualify for state-funded PreK and for children or grandchildren of LISD employees. Tuition-paying children wishing to enroll, who live outside of the academy school zone, may also apply. The ratio for each class will not exceed 11:1, with one certified teacher and one paraprofessional for up to 22 students.
Cost: $765 per month
Extended Days: Discovery Academy is open on ALL LISD schooldays and teacher-contract days; Discovery classes will be in session even on days designated as Teacher Work Days.
Extended Hours: 6:50 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (these times are subject to change and are based on the current 2017-2018 elementary school day)
Applications will be accepted for Discovery Academy March 5 - 30. Space is limited so apply today!
Visit the LISD Discovery Academy website for more information and to apply today!
LISD Discovery Academy at Liberty Flyer
ALL SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE BY APRIL 6th, 2018.
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Check out how we’ve surprised deserving teachers in Southern California:
We want to identify teachers in schools across the North Dallas area who have gone above and beyond to give their students a memorable and unmatched educational experience – and we need your help!
To nominate a teacher for Helpful North Texas Honda Dealers’ Teacher Appreciation Awards,
Please download, complete and turn in the following submission form via email to NTXHondaDealers@gmail.com
**If you cannot view the file, please email NTXHondaDealers@gmail.com for an emailed copy.
Deadline is Friday, April 6th, 2018.
You’re welcome to nominate more than one teacher -- please send separate submission forms for each teacher.
We want to make this recognition a surprise, so please do not tell the teacher about your submission.
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Please visit filmfest.lisd.net for the entry form and more information on categories and requirements.
District educators encouraged to submit teaching videos for consideration.
CREST award recognizes excellence in school counseling.
Find out more information about transfer requests and/or how to enroll your child for the 2018-2019 school year.
Board of Trustees approved the 2018-2019 Academic Calendar at the Jan. 22 Board Meeting.
Due to low temperatures, the district has cancelled all outdoor athletic practices and games today (Tuesday, Jan. 16).
Campus and PTA recognized for achievement in building effective family-school partnership