I’m posting this a day early because today’s the big day… Halloween Carnival! Show up from 3pm-6pm to get surprised, spooked… and sugared up!
Principal Laroche shared an album full of pictures from weeks 7-9. From Outdoor School for 5th graders, to Austin ISD Pride Week, to 2 beautiful weeks of Music in the Mornings, and a professional learning day full of team building, planning, and social, emotional, learning collaboration. Check it out here.
What’s else is going on at Brentwood?
Pre-K, Kinder, and 1st grade students will enjoy this puppet shows, featuring Mother Goose’s classic world of imagination, songs, and stories so dear to our hearts that it seems they've always been with us.
Learn more about the Gifted and Talented (GT) testing process at this info session in the Brentwood Library. Tess McKenna, school counselor and GT advocate, and Tania Dymkowski, school assistant principal and GT administrator, will lead this information session.
Fifth graders will enjoy a visit from Mari Mancusi, a bestselling, and award-winning author of middle grade and young adult novels.
Fourth graders will get to see the final resting place of Texas Governors, Senators, Legislators, Congressmen, Judges and other legendary Texans who have made the state what it is today.
November’s guest speaker: Patti Everitt, is a consultant on state education policy with a focus on the impact of charter schools on public education. Send in your questions about charter schools policy and their impact on our public schools.
Get ready for Red Ribbon Week: Oct 28-Nov 1
Prepare your kiddo’s goofiest ensembles to show awareness during Red Ribbon Week.
On Monday, Day 1, "Dive In" to Red Ribbon Week. Wear beach-themed attire (i.e. Hawaiian shirts, grass skits, leis, sunglasses, etc.)
On Tuesday, Day 2, Bulldogs & drugs don't mix! Wear mismatched clothes/socks.
On Wednesday, Day 3, hats off to being drug free! Wear a fun hat or cap.
On Thursday, Day 4, team up against drugs! Wear a sports team or Brentwood clothing.
More to Know
October Lunch Menu: We've made lunch menus easy to keep up with. Go to brentwoodpta.com/lunchmenu to be redirected to the latest lunch menu. Now the only question is - are you bringin' or buyin'?
Ghastly Grown-up Volunteers Hunted. You can still help with Halloween Carnival take-down! Adults, sign up here.
Upcoming Community & After-School Events
Join McCallum Youth Dance Company for their annual Fall Dance Concert, ELEMENTAL at McCallum Arts Center.
Is your kinder or 1st grade daughter interested in joining Girl Scouts? Troops are forming! Bring her to Brentwood Park to learn about being a Girl Scout and to meet troop leaders.
Fans of princesses aged 10 and under are invited to the Fourth Annual Princess Tea Party hosted by MacTheatre students. Your favorite princesses and princes will perform, sign autographs and take pictures with attendees.