Barnes Elementary School
Calendar of Events
First Day of School August 22, 2016
PTA Meeting Fourth Grade Performs
No School Student Holiday
Dance Team Parent Meeting October 12th in the Library
Parent Involvement Night Time: TBA
Waffle Breakfast Saturday, January 21st
Pre-K & Kinder Camps Don't miss it!
Barnes/PTA Tailgate Party Come join us for some FUN
Meet the Teacher 1st --5th grade 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Kindergarten and Pre-K Camps at 11:30 a.m. Students in classrooms and parents in the library
First Day of School School begins
Lunch with Grandparents 4th grade See you at lunch!
Kids and Career Photo Shoot
Open House! 6:30 p.m. Come visit your child's classroom
Volunteer/ Watch Dog Orientation @ 8:30 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. in the Library
P.T.A. meeting @ 6:30 p.m. 4th grade performance
No school for students PD for staff
College and Career Day Wear you favorite college shirt!
College Night at Veteran's Memorial High School 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention Students and Staff encouraged to wear PURPLE!
Red Ribbon Week "A week without Violence" October 23rd --27th (see individual dates)
"Be Respectful. Be Responsible. Be RED." All students and staff are encouraged to wear RED
"Team Up against Drugs and Violence" All students and staff are encouraged to wear favorite TEAM shirt
"Real Heroes Don't Do Drugs" All students and staff are encouraged to wear SUPER HERO shirts
"Put a Lid on Drugs" Students and staff are encouraged to wear HATS!
"Character Counts against Drugs and Violence" All are encouraged to wear a "Costumes based on a Book Character for Literature Parade"
Monster Mash Come on over---We are giving away GOODIES!!
Scholastic Book Fair! Come support our Barnes STARS!!
Book Fair: Pastries with PARENTS Pre-K thru 2nd grade 7:00 a.m.--7:45 a.m.
Book Fair: Pastries with PARENTS 3rd grade thru 5th grade 7:00 a.m.--7:45 a.m.
P.T.A. meeting @ 6:30 p.m. * 3rd grade performance*
Fall in Love with Reading at 5:45 p.m. (Library) Sharing reading tips with families & Browse Book Fair
Stars & Stripes Join us in honoring our military and Veterans from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Lunch with Dads Enjoy lunch with your scholar (Pre-K, K, & 5th grade)
Lunch with Dads Enjoy lunch with your scholar (1st grade)
Lunch with Dads Enjoy lunch with your scholar (2nd grade)
Lunch with Dads Enjoy lunch with your scholar (3rd grade)
Lunch with Dads Enjoy lunch with your scholar (4th grade)
Friday November 17th Regular Dismissal time: 3:25
Thanksgiving Break (November 20th thru 24th) Happy Thanksgiving!
Have a Cup of Cheer! Pre K- 2nd 7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. *Students must be accompanied by a parent to participate. Click Here!
Have a Cup of Cheer! 3rd--5th 7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. *Students must be accompanied by a parent to participate. Click Here!
Regular student release 3:25 p.m.
Classes Resume Welcome back!
Martin Luther King Day No school
Early Release for Students at 12:15 p.m.
Mc Teacher Night(Saratoga & Cimarron) 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Report Cards go home Celebrate your success!
Pennies for Pasta Campaign Bringing awareness to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Click Here!
P.T.A. meeting at 6:30 p.m. 2nd grade performance
Counselor Appreciation Week (2/5-2/9) Mrs. Bowers we APPRECIATE you!
Support Staff Week (2/12-2/16) We APPRECIATE all you do!
Progress Reports will be distributed
Family Sweetheart Dance 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at King High School
Mock STAAR Campus will closed Feb 27: 4th Writing & 5th Math-----Feb 28: 5th Reading
Family Picnic--Come and enjoy some family time March 9th
Spring Break March 12th--16th
STARFEST Silent Auction Each grade level and club has chosen a theme basket for the auction. We are asking for students to donate the items for their baskets--no later than Friday, March 23 Click Here!
STARFEST Silent Auction grade level donation baskets **deadline has been extended** Click Here!
P.T.A. meeting @ 6:30 p.m. Pre-K/PPCD/ Dance Team performance
STARFEST Come and enjoy some family time!
STAAR Closed Campus April 10th & 11th : 5th Grade Reading and Math: 4th Grade Writing
National Volunteer Week We love our volunteers!!
6th Grading period Begins
Administrative Assistant Day!! Mrs. Monroe we appreciate all you do for our campus!!
Earth Day/Bay Day Hands on science
Kinder Pics School dress code
Scholastic Book Fair We really appreciate your support!
Teacher Appreciation Week We appreciate all you do!!
Muffins with Mom at Book Fair! Moms and mother figures please join us 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
Donuts with Dad at Book Fair! Dad and dad figures please join us 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
Lunch with Moms Pre-K, Kinder, & 5th grade Enjoy lunch with your scholar!
Teacher/Nurses' Appreciation Week We appreciate all you do!!
Lunch with Moms 1st grade Enjoy lunch with your scholar!
Lunch with Moms 2nd grade Enjoy lunch with your scholar!
Lunch with Moms 3rd grade Enjoy lunch with your scholar!
Lunch with Moms 4th grade Enjoy lunch with your scholar!
STAAR Testing (3rd/4th grade Math/ 5th grade Math re-test) Closed Campus
STAAR Testing (3rd/4th grade Reading/ 5th grade Reading re-test) Closed Campus
STAAR Testing (5th grade Science) Closed Campus
National Educational Bosses Week!! WE LOVE our principal Dr. Yzaguirre and our assistant principal Mrs. Mitchell!!
Awards Assembly Pre-K & PPCD 8:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Awards Assembly Kinder 8:30 a.m. Caldera, Carlson & Espinoza/ 2:30 p.m. Juneau, McGee & McKinnon
Field Day!! Fun in the sun
Awards Assembly First grade 8:30 a.m. Second grade 2:30 p.m.
Awards Assembly Third grade 8:30 a.m./ Fourth grade 9:30 a.m./ Fifth grade 10:30 a.m.
Kinder Camp 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Meet the Teacher, Pre-K and PPCD 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Meet the Teacher, 1st--5th grades 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Meet the New Principal, Ms.Gorman 4:00 p.m.
First Day of School--- 7:50 a.m. to 3:05 p.m.
Labor Day Holiday No School
PTA Meeting and Open House Excited to Meet You!
LUNCH WITH GRANDPARENTS Pre-K, Kinder, and 5th grade
LUNCH WITH GRANDPARENTS 1st grade
LUNCH WITH GRANDPARENTS 2nd grade
LUNCH WITH GRANDPARENTS 3rd grade
LUNCH WITH GRANDPARENTS 4th grade
College and Career Readiness Week "I Mustache you what you want to be when you grow up?" Students and staff are encouraged to wear a crazy fake mustache.
College and Career Readiness Week "True Colors" All students and staff are encouraged to wear a college shirt. College Night & Career Expo TAMU CC Univeristy Center 7-9 p.m.
Volunteer and Watch D.O.G.S. Orientation Make a difference and volunteer 8:30 a.m. in the cafeteria
Watch D.O.G.S. Rally Watch D.O.G.S. rally at 6:30 p.m. bring your child and enjoy some pizza as you learn about the Watch D.O.G.S. program (in the cafeteria).
College and Career Readiness Week "Our Future Looks Bright, We Gotta Wear Shades" All students and staff are encouraged to wear sunglasses.
College and Career Readiness Week "Step Up to Higher Education" All students and staff are encouraged to wear crazy or favorite colored socks.
College and Career Readiness Week "Hats off to Graduation" All students and staff are encouraged to wear a graduation cap, college cap, or silly hat.
National Custodian's Day Thank you Mr.John for all you do here at Barnes!!! We LOVE YOU!
Report Cards Go Home 1st grading period
How to have effective parent teacher conferences 2:00 to 3:00 in the cafeteria
Barnes Book Fair Please come support our book fair
Book Fair Pastries with Parents Pre-K thru 2nd grade 7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Book Fair Pastries with Parents 3rd grade-5th grade 7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Book Fair Open after our P.T.A. meeting
Report Cards Go Home 2nd Grading Period
Thanksgiving Holiday No School
Report Cards Go Home 3rd grading period