November 4, 2014 Cardinal Creed Be Safe
November 4, 2014
Cardinal Creed Be Safe, Respectful, and Responsible
Dates to Remember
- Dr. Sconzo’s visit
- Chick-fil-A Spirit Night 3pm - 8pm
- Red out for AHA; bring $1 and wear red
- American Heart Association Walk
- Veteran’s Day Program 8:30am & 9:15am
- Thanksgiving Feast
- Tutti Frutti Spirit Day
- Turkey Trot
- Thanksgiving Holidays
Main Number …………………. 281-641-3400
Absence Line ………………… 281-641-3419
Nurse …………………………... 281-641-3405
Cafeteria ……………………….. 281-641-3408
Línea Telefónica en Español . 281-641-3437
Fall Creek website - www.humbleisd.net/fce
Humble ISD website - www.humble.k12.tx.us
Attention FCE 3rd Grade Parents:
Tuesday, November 11th, is our Veteran’s Day Celebration in honor of all that have served our country.
Show times will be at 8:30 a.m. and 9:15 a.m.
Please make sure your child dresses in red, white,
and blue for this special performance.
We also wish to invite all veterans to attend one of
the shows, so if you have a friend or family member,
or if you are a veteran yourself, please come and
join us! We hope to see you there!
Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A on Wilson Rd – tomorrow,
November 5th from 3:00 - 8:00 pm. Fall Creek Elementary will receive 20% of all sales. Remember you
can dine-in or drive thru. For any questions regarding
FCE spirit nights, please email
We have been experiencing a high volume of tardies.
All students are expected to attend school regularly
and be on time to class. Please remember that the
tardy bell rings at 8:05am. If a student arrives after
8:05am they are required to check-in at the front
office and receive a tardy pass. Also, if a student arrives after 8:30am, a parent is required to sign them in
at the front office.
ARE YOU A PLANNER?
Find all FCE events all in one place for the entire
school year. Visit
http://www.fcpto.com/calendar.html. For any
questions, please email [email protected]
Attention All Parents!
Did You Order Your
Child’s 2014-15 Fall Creek Elementary Yearbook? Order one now for $20 and BEAT THE
After November 14th the price
will increase to $25. Order forms will be sent
home in your child's folder. If you missed the
chance to order add-ons for the yearbook, like
your child's name stamp, please use the form
to pay for those now as well. To order online,
The Spirit Shop will be open on Tuesday, November
11 from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. during the 3rd grade performance celebrating Veterans Memorial day? For
questions about the FCE Spirit Shop, please email [email protected]
We also want your student to MAKE THEIR
MARK and enter into the 2014-15 Fall Creek
Elementary Yearbook contests! There is more
information in your child’s folder so check it
For any questions regarding the year-
book, please email [email protected]
SELF-MADE MARTIAL ARTS was
grateful to be part of the Fall Creek
County Fair! Throughout the day, we
took some great pictures. Please
email [email protected] to see if
we have a picture of your family
member, and we will gladly send it to
This week’s social skill:
2. Say, “Hi, _______________.”
3. Walk on.
VISION AND HEARING
Humble Area Assistance
To benefit Christmas holiday Meals and Gifts
The Holidays are almost here and the community
needs your help. In 2013, 8424 individuals received
Holiday Food Bags at HAAM and 3,903 children received toys through the Empty Stocking Toy Drive.
Fall Creek Elementary will be collecting donations
starting November 10 to December 4th. Please consider sharing your blessings by making a donation.
Here are some ways you can help a neighbor in need
for the Holidays.
For more information visit website at
$10 Gift Card from Kroger
Can sweet Corn
Can Green Beans
Jiffy Cornbread - box
A Can or Package of Turkey Gravy
Dry Beans - Pinto & Red Beans
Boxed Brownie Mix
All newly enrolled FCE students as well as all 1st, 3rd,
and 5th graders must be screened or have a professional examination for possible vision and hearing
problems based on the Texas Department of Health
Services requirements. The screening this year will
take place on Thursday 11/13 and Friday 11/14. If
your child wears glasses, please make sure that they
bring them on those days – thank you!
PRESENTS FOR PETS
WEEK OF NOV. 10th
Girl Scout Brownie Troop #9633 asks for your help in
collecting pet care and food donations for dogs and
cats during this holiday season. Our troop thanks you
for your support!
- Food, treats & bowls
- Leashes & collars
- Beds & blankets
- Brushes & combs
TOY DONATION Suggestions…..
Arts & Crafts
Play Dough Sets
Reminder: Please keep sending in
your Deerbrook Mall receipts!
We are having an all out RED OUT at FCE for
AHA. Student’s can pay $1 on Thursday, November 6, and help support our HumbleISD
team in raising support and awareness for
American Heart Association.
Have your student bring $1 on November 6,
and be sure to wear ALL RED!
The winning classes will receive extra recess.
No accessories are allowed.
We would love for you and your family to participate on November
8, from 8:00-11:00 at Lone Star College-Kingwood as part of our
Greater Lake Houston Heart & Stroke Walk.
For more information go to www.greaterlakehoustonheartwalk.org
COLLEGE COLORS DAYS AT FCE
63 colleges and universities have been represented
from 26 states & Two other countries!
Way to go Ms. Hathorns’ 1st grade Class with the MOST STUDENTS (78%) wearing College Colors in October!
University of Michigan
Angelo State Univeristy
Mississippi State University
Lone Star College
California Institute of Tech.
University of Southern Miss.
Prairie View A&M University
University of California L.A.
University of Minnesota
Colorado School of Mines
Florida State University
University of Florida
Sam Houston State University
St. Edwards University
Stephen F. Austin State Univ.
Texas A&M University
Texas State University
Texas Tech University
USMA West Point (ARMY)
University of Houston
Boise State University
University of Houston-Downtown
University of North Carolina
Univ. of Mary Hardin-Baylor
University of Texas
University of Texas El Paso
Kent State University
University of Texas San Antonio
Ohio State University
West Texas A&M
University of Notre Dame
University of Dayton
University of Illinois
Brigham Young University
University of Kansas
Kansas State University
University of Oklahoma
Oklahoma State University
Norfolk State University
Louisiana State University
McNeese State University
Eastern Washington University
University of Louisiana Monroe
Univ. of Louisiana Lafayette
University of New Orleans
University of South Carolina
Meharry Medical College
University of Wisconsin
Massachusetts Institute of Tech.
University of Alicante
Gifted & Talented
G/T Testing and Referral – Kindergarten
Initial assessment of all kindergarten students for the Gifted and Talented (G/T) program will take place between October 20 and November 21. If a student qualifies to take the achievement test, a parent referral and
consent form will be sent home. The second test will take place between January 8 and January 30, 2015. The
Building Selection Committee will determine placement of kindergarten students in the G/T program by February 6, 2015, with services to begin on February 23, 2015.
G/T Referral and Testing – Grades 1-12:
Any students in grades 1-12 may be referred for the Gifted/Talented (G/T) program between November 10
and December 12, 2014. Parents or teachers may refer students for testing. If you would like to refer your
child, please request information from Laura King, 281-641-3407.
Pruebas y referidos para G/T (Programa de dotados y talentosos) para alumnos
La evaluación inicial de todos los alumnos de kindergarten para el programa de Dotados y Talentosos (Gifted
and Talented = G/T) se llevarán a cabo entre las fechas del 20 de octubre y el 21 de noviembre. Si un alumno
cualifica para tomar la prueba de realización, un referido para el/los padre(s) y el formulario para el consentimiento será enviado a casa. La segunda prueba se llevará a cabo entre las fechas del 8 de enero y el 30 enero
del 2015. El Comité de Selección del Plantel determinarán la colocación de los alumnos de kindergarten en el
programa G/T para el 6 de febrero del 2015, los servicios del programa comenzarán el 23 de febrero del
Pruebas y referidos para G/T para alumnos en los grados 1-12:
Cualquier alumno que está en los grados del 1-12 puede ser referido para el programa de Dotados y talentosos (Gifted/Talented = G/T) entre las fechas del 10 de noviembre y el 12 de diciembre del 2014. Los padres o
maestros pueden hacer el referido para que el alumno tome las pruebas. Si usted quisiera referir a su niño,
favor de pedir información de Laura King, 281-641-3407.
Los alumnos en los grados 1-12 son elegibles para tomar las pruebas del programa de dotados y talentosos
después de que un referido es recibido. Todas las pruebas se llevarán a cabo en nuestra escuela durante las
fechas entre el del 8 de enero y el 30 enero del 2015. El Comité de Selección del Plantel determinarán la colocación en el programa G/T para el 6 de febrero del 2015, los servicios del programa comenzarán el 23 de febrero del 2015.
Sam’s Soldiers Fight to End Duchenne Fun Run
Benefiting: Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) in Honor of Samuel Stander
The Standers are residents of Fall Creek, and their 6-year old son Samuel attends 1st grade at
Fall Creek Elementary. Sam was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) in January of 2013. DMD is a 100% fatal, genetic muscular disorder characterized by progressive
muscular degeneration and weakness. PPMD is the largest organization focused on finding a
cure for DMD. DMD research currently costs $85 per minute. The funds will help researchers
find a cure for Sam and other boys affected with this disease. Our hope is to find a cure in
Sam’s lifetime. Register for this race to support the Standers and PPMD. Together, we can end
The Ballfields at Fall Creek
14300 Fall Creek View Drive
Humble, TX 77396
Saturday, November 15, 2014
9:00 AM for 1-mile run
9:30 AM for 1-mile walk
Courtesy of Goodlight Photography
10:15 AM Raffle Basket Drawing & Silent Auction
Super Hero Costumes
Early Registration Now – 10/24:
$15/Adult & $10/Child
Late Registration: $20/person at Packet Pick-Up until sold out. T-shirts are not guaranteed.
Raffle & Silent Auction: You won't want to miss our sponsor-donated raffle baskets and silent
auction with retail values starting at $100. Raffle tickets sell for $1 each or 6 tickets for $5.
Winners will be announced at 10:15 AM on race day.
Follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/samssoldiers05
Please contact [email protected] for questions.