Please congratulate Juan Pantoja for being chosen to participate in the GISD Monster Engine Project. Click link to read more.
Dress up as your favorite storybook character and join us in a school parade.
Mon., Oct. 23: We Are "Red'y" To Be Drug Free. Everyone should wear red and receive their red ribbon Tues., Oct. 24.
Our fundraiser kickoff will be held on Wednesday, October 4 and end on Wednesday, October 18. Open link to view more information.
We are having PTA Membership drive until 11/1. The class in each grade with the most memberships will win a popcorn party.
Our Watch D.O.G.S Party was a great success. Can't wait to see our positive male role models in our hallways and making a difference in student lives.
Student may participate in our annual Hero week by dressing up each day to show their pledge to "Help Everyone Respect Others." This is to draw attention to treating others with kindness and respect. Our counselor, Mrs. Turrentine, will talk about these qualities in the classrooms and have various activities. Students who participate may wear jeans, if not, uniforms. Mon. Oct. 2nd: Super heroes respect each other. Students wear a superhero shirt. Tues Oct. 3rd: Give Bullies the boot. Students wear their favorite boots. If you have gym, make sure you bring tennis shoes to wear. Wed. Oct. 4th: Don't let bullies mix you up. Students wear mismatched socks. Thurs. Oct. 5th: Hats off to being respectful. Students may wear hats. Fri. Oct. 6th: Cougars are heroes today and in the future. Students dress as your future career.
The newly approved calendar for the 2017-2018 school year includes extended days for all campus levels.
Cooper is excited to announce the beginning of the Watch D.O.G.S program (Dads of Great Students). Watch D.O.G.S. is an innovative father involvement, educational initiative of the National Center For Fathering. Watch D.O.G.S. are fathers, grandfathers, uncles and other father-figures who volunteer for at least one day each year at an official Watch D.O.G.S. school. Watch D.O.G.S. have a wide range of duties while on campus, but the primary goal is to support children and teachers while interacting with kids and having fun. It is not too late to get involved. If you are interested in volunteering or just learning more about the program, please call the office at (972)675-3010 and a Watch D.O.G.S. representative will be happy to speak with you and get you signed up. For more information about Watch D.O.G.S. you can visit WatchD.O.G.S and click on the Watch D.O.G.S. link