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Red Ribbon Week- October 27th- 31st
The fourth week in October is a week of alcohol and other drug awareness activities that promote a drug-free lifestyle. Red ribbon signifies a unified effort to support a drug free environment. Join us each day by participating in Drug Free activities.
Monday- "Let Your Feet Do the Talking! Step Away From Drugs"- Wear crazy socks or shoes.
Tuesday- "Use Your Head! Have Fun Instead!"- Wear your favorite hat or cool hairstyle.
Wednesday- "Go Ahead! Wear lots of Red!"- Wear all the RED clothing and accessories possible. There will be a prize for the class with the most red items!
Thursday- "Team Up Against Drugs"- Wear your favorite team shirt or jersey.
Friday- "Drugs are Dumb!! Costumes are Fun!"- Wear your favorite Character costume. Students are allowed to wear costumes that are appropriate for the school environment.
Discovery Education Techbook Experience
Join us for an exciting experience on Monday, October 27 and Tuesday, October 28 from 5:30 to 7:30 at the Curtis Culwell Center. Garland Independent School District and Discovery Education will host interactive community nights showcasing how educators are using the latest digital media and technologies to enhance classroom instruction district-wide. During this event, attendees will hear from Discovery Education’s digital content experts and participate in interactive sessions demonstrating the Discovery Education Science Techbook™. Please join us for this exciting event! Click here for More Information.
Skyward Family Access
Access student's grades, attendance information and more. Learn more.
If you are interested in learning more about Dyslexia, there will be a training session for accommodations for the dyslexic student offered October 28th at the Student Services Center. Click here for more information.
Blog of the Week
Check out the Library bloodspot for cool Library information, including the Shelf Elf Award Winners for each week! Don't forget to check out books on your AR reading level each week. You can be in the Million Word Club!
2014-2016 National PTA School of Excellence!
Couch Elementary has been designated as a National PTA School of Excellence. Applications were reviewed from PTA's and schools across the country, and Couch Elementary stood out as a nationwide leader in developing strong family-school partnerships. Congratulations to our PTA for all of their dedication and hard work for the students of Couch.
Blogging is Out Of This World!
Keep up with what's happening in your child's class by checking the blog weekly. Click on the grade level pages to find your child's class blog.