Houston Elementary School

Thursday, July 24, 2014

"Meet the Teacher" Orientation

Welcome Back
School Starts
Monday Aug. 11th

"Meet the Teacher" Orientation
Tues., Aug. 5th
Pre-K 5:00 to 6:00

Thurs., Aug. 7th 
K - 4:00 to 5:00
1st & 2nd - 5:00 to 6:00
3rd & 4th - 6:00 to 7:00
5th & 6th - 7:00 to 8:00

This time is for teachers and parents to collaborate.  Please plan to arrive on time and to stay 45 minutes.  Please bring school supplies. Due to limited space in the classrooms, please do not bring siblings if at all possible. 

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

In Memory of Nytavious Powell and Temeshica Chatman

Houston's students, teachers, staff, and parents released over 250 balloons today in memory of Nytavious Powell and Temeshica Chatman.  Nytavious and his mother were loved by so many at Houston.  Bubba and Pooh - you will be greatly missed!

                       Click to play this Smilebox slideshow

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Students Stand Up Against Bullying

Mrs. Mann's class is doing it again.  Check out some examples of her students using technology to make a conscientious decision to stand up against bullying.  Just another example of how Houston students are encouraged to be actively engaged and to do the right thing.



Tuesday, May 6, 2014

City Flag Contest

Congratulations to the students who entered artwork to Heritage Hall for the Talladega City's flag contest! They not only spent a lot of time planning and drawing their flags they also researched the history of Talladega and wrote about how each element of their design represented an important facet of their community.  Way to represent Houston Elementary in our community!

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Career Day

April 24th was Career Day at Houston Elementary.  Pre-K through  2nd-grade students had the opportunity to dress up as what they wanted to be when they grew up.  At the end of the day Ms. Deese led the students on a parade around the school.  We have lots of aspiring stars at Houston!

                  Click to play this Smilebox collage

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

2014 - 2015 PTO Officers

Houston Elementary is proud to announce the 2014 - 2015 PTO Officers who were elected during the PTO meeting on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Thank you in advance for your commitment and hard work to help make our school a better place.  If you would like to volunteer, have suggestions, or ideas, please feel free to contact a PTO member or the school office.  

           President - Angela Tyson

           Vice President - Karen Curlee

           Secretary - Danielle Simmons

           Treasurer - Monica Spencer