STAAR Testing Dates

 

Tuesday, May 12 - 5th grade retest for reading

Election Day Information Old Town Elementary is a voting location on Election Day, Saturday, May 9th, but it is not a site for early voting. More information

5th Grade Graduation Video and Ceremony

5th grade parents/guardians:  I would like to feature pictures of our STAR Texans in a video presentation to be shared at the 5th grade graduation being held on June 3rd at 8:00 am.  The kids will enjoy seeing pictures of each other when they started at Old Town as well as what they look like now!  You are welcome (but not required!) to send up to 3 pictures to my email:  leslie_long@roundrockisd.org.  The deadline for submitting pictures is Friday, May 4th.  Please let me know if you have any questions.  **The video will not be made available for copy/purchase.   

Leslie Long

Instructional Technology Specialist Old Town Spring Clean Up Day Thank you to all the volunteers who came out to help with spring clean up! The grounds of the school and the outdoor garden look amazing! Thank you to T. Hui for pictures!

News from the Counselor

The district is using a new stranger safety online program called Kidsmartz.  During the month of April, the Counselor will present the safety lesson to second grade on April 15th and third grade on April 29th The program includes "Parent Tips" as shown here, as well as additional information you can find on the Kidsmartz website.

Third Grade Music Program (3rd grade parents only)

The 3rd Graders of Old Town will be presenting a Maypole Music Program on May 5th at 6:00 pm. Please fill out the form (only once per child) to let the music teachers know if your child will be participating that evening. Special parts can only be assigned to students who will be present for the program. If a student cannot participate in the program, his/her grade for music class will not be affected.
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Book Fair Coming Soon

Did you know that all book fair profit goes directly to the library to buy new library books?  Support the library and shop at the same time!  The Scholastic Book Fair is on its way to Old Town on May 5th from 7:30 am - 6:30 pm. If you can't make it during the day, we are open late until 6:30 pm!  The final day of the book fair is May 6th 7:30 am - 3:30 pm.  Yes, that's early release!  Come pick up the kiddos and shop for books after 12:45 pm.  Books make great presents for kids and teachers!  Shop early for the best selection!



EduKit School Supplies

We are pleased to announce that EduKit order forms will be coming home this week!  Each kit contains exactly what school supplies your child needs for next year!  Simply go online to the EduKit website!  Ordered kits will be delivered to the school in time for supply drop off night!

Examination for Acceleration
Visit the district website for more information about this opportunity for RRISD students.  Old Town's campus contact is Angela_Schaack@roundrockisd.org.

Makeup Day

Round Rock ISD will be open for a full instructional day for all students and staff on Friday, June 5, 2015, as a result of the school cancellation on Thursday, March 5, 2015. The bad weather makeup day was changed to June 5 during a December Board of Trustees meeting. All graduation ceremonies will continue as planned on June 4 and June 5.
Car Decals on Sale!
Show your school pride with an OTE car decal for $10. Order Form

Old Town’s Facebook Page We now have an official district supported Facebook page for Old Town Elementary!  Visit our page and “like” us!  Remember you can also follow us on Twitter @OTESchool, our school’s web page, and our weekly E-News that is sent to your email! 2015-2016 Student Transfers Visit RRISD’s webpage to learn more about transfers for next school year.  No applications will be accepted at the school campus.  

Volunteer Application Any person wishing to volunteer in RRISD is required to complete a Volunteer Application each school year, to improve student safety. Please complete the online Volunteer application as early as possible.  The online application takes less than five minutes to complete and will be processed within 48 hours. It is important to use your legal name and click “Submit” in order for the application to be processed. To complete the process, you must bring your photo id to campus the first time for verification and to be scanned. TTM/iStation Check In