Fort Sam Houston Elementary School


Calendar

FSHE Science in Action Day
Date: 9/23/2014
Location: Action Day
Book Fair Family Night
Date: 9/28/2014, 5:30 PM 7 PM
Location: Elementary School Library
Scholastic Book Fair
Date: 9/29/2014, 7:30 AM 10/3/2014, 3 PM
Location: Ft Sam Elementary Library
5th grade Science Club
Date: 9/29/2014, 3 PM 4:30 PM
Location: Room 32
Army Environmental Command Signing Ceremony
Date: 9/30/2014, 1:30 PM 2:30 PM

FSH News

Cole Tailgate Party and Homecoming Parade!

Cole Tailgate Party and Homecoming Parade! We hope you'll join us for the 2014 Cole High School Tailgate Party and Homecoming Parade on Friday, September 26th! The Homecoming Parade will depart from the Youth Center at 5:00 pm and wind down Winans Road to the stadium parking lot. Tailgate activities will start in the parking lot at 5:00 and include games, food, booths, entertainment, and more. And then, stick around for kickoff at 7:00 pm as we take on the Brooks Academy. At halftime, the Homecoming Court will be crowned. It's going to be a great night!
Access to Elementary Impacted by Road Construction

Access to Elementary Impacted by Road Construction During the exciting phase of construction at and around Fort Sam Houston Elementary, we want to keep you aware of those changes that may impact your busy schedules. In addition to the construction of our new kindergarten wing, road construction will occur from August to November. During this time access to the school will be from Nursery Road. Only buses and construction vehicles will have access to Biesenbach Road at the front of the elementary school. As a safety measure, no other vehicles will be allowed to travel on Biesenbach Road. Bus transportation will be available and is highly encouraged to...
FSHE Robotics Club

FSHE Robotics Club Fort Sam Houston Elementary is excited about this year’s after school Robotics club, open to 4th and 5th graders. Applicants must be able to attend scheduled meetings from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Parents must commit to their full involvement and ensure that they are picked up promptly following each scheduled opportunity. Student participants must have a sincere desire to work with robots, do research, and...
September is Attendance Awareness Month

September is Attendance Awareness Month Remember that absences don’t just hurt you; they affect the entire classroom if the teacher has to slow down learning for the entire class. Data indicate that missing more than five days of school each year, regardless of the cause, begins to impact student academic performance and starts shaping attitudes about school. Chronically truant students are not the only students negatively impacted by absences For students in the 6th grade through the 9th grade, student attendance is a better predictor of dropping out of school than test scores. This predictor is not limited to chronically truant students. Excused absences and unexcused absences have similar impact on student academic performance. ‪#‎SAKIDSATTEND2WIN‬
tXConnect Gradebook Parent Portal Coming Soon!

tXConnect Gradebook Parent Portal Coming Soon! This school year, we have transitioned to a new grade book program, and the parent portal component, txConnect, will go live the week of September 8. We will send out a letter with instructions and individual PIN numbers soon. At the elementary school. these letters will go home in your child's take home folders. At Cole, the letters will be sent home via mail. The link to the new txConnect will be found under the "Parents" tab on each site. We thank you for your patience and are sure you will enjoy our new parent portal.
Construction Brings Change & Future Improvements

Construction Brings Change & Future Improvements While construction is underway, please note that the main administrative offices and entrance to the school has been relocated to the green ramp. Access through the fenced area to the left of the parking lot provides immediate admittance to the Registrar, Attendance Office, Receptionist, and Administrators. Please check in at the first door on your right, Room 5, with the receptionist. Click the headline to read more!
2014-2015 School Year Began August 25th!

2014-2015 School Year Began August 25th! Be sure to visit our calendar to see the most up-to-date information for events and more! The following important documents are attached below:
• 2014-2015 FSHE School Supply List
• 2014-2015 Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Students Grades K-12
• Volunteer Application & Background Check Form (required for field trips and volunteering)
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