The Gifted and Talented Program Would Like to Announce That Parent Nomination Forms are now available beginning November 14th and will be accepted until December 9, 2013 until 4:00 p.m. You may access this form directly from this website by clicking on the Gifted and Talented link found under the Academics column and clicking on the Parent Nominations form or at the front office. Please return your child's form to Ms. Donnelly.
Parents, if you determine that your child demonstrates exceptional academic ability and analytical skills in one or more areas of reading, math, or science, please obtain the nomination form and nominate your child.
Dear Parents/Students, We will have Saturday tutorials on December 7th and 21st.
SCIENCE FAIR 2013
The School of Science and Technology-Alamo is excited to announce its 5th annual, Science fair is DECEMBER 14, 2013. Our goal is to ensure that all students have an enriching, innovate, fun-learning experience here at SST-Alamo. Every year we will organize and conduct a School Science fair for 6th-8th grade students. At SST-Alamo, our mission is to uphold high expectations and enrich our students’ minds in Science, Math, and Technology. Therefore, each student is required to complete a research project in Science, while incorporating Math, Technology, Research, and Writing. At SST-Alamo we strive for excellence and we want all our students to excel in their academics.
We are in need of judges for Dec. 14, 2012. So, if you know of anyone who has a degree in math, science, engineering, psychology, sociology, or in the medical field please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Schedule 2013-2014 Date: Dec.14, Saturday Time: Judges Breakfast 7:30 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Judges briefing 8:00 a.m. -8:30 a.m. Arrival time for students 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Judging Time 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (we provide) 12:30 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Ranking 1:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.-Tie breakers if needed 1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Parent student viewing open to public 2:00 p.m. -2:30 p.m. Awards ceremony
Please see PPT presentation from science night and other useful links:
Paperwork and rules: http://www.arase.org/ Ideas and tips: http://www.sciencebuddies.org/?gclid=CMOI-4_W-LkCFcvm7Aodjj0AKQ http://www.nesacenter.org/page.cfm?p=380 https://www.googlesciencefair.com/en/2013/ http://www.education.com/science-fair/ http://www.sciencebob.com/sciencefair/ideas.php
STUDENTS OF THE MONTH (NOVEMBER)
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Box Tops for Education has helped America's schools earn over $400 million since 1996. You can earn cash for your child's school by clipping Box Tops coupons from hundreds of participating products. Box Tops also offers easy ways to earn even more cash for your school online.
We are collecting BOX TOPS labels to help raise funds for our school extracurricular activities. We would like to ask all parents and students to save and turn in these box tops to the school front office. We will be submitting these box tops later to earn some credit for our school. For additional ways to help the school earn box tops point, please visit www.boxtops4education.com or go to www.cashforyoureducation.com
SST-Alamo is getting ready for our 2014 Spring Box top Collection Contest to build a GYM. Students will be competing against other homerooms to see who can get the most Box Tops turned in each month through the end of February 2014.
Box Tops can be clipped from General Mills and other participating brands. Please clip around the dotted line surrounding the Box top logo. Tops will be turned into homeroom teachers and prizes will be earned as follows: The top winning class at the end of each month will win:
November 2013 = Popcorn Party December 2013 = Hot Chocolate with Marshmellows January 2014 = Smores February 2014 = Snow Cone Party
The top 3 classes from all 4 months combined: 1st place = Movie Night 2nd place = Pizza Party 3rd place = Ice Cream Float Party
Good Luck!!! May the best Box Top collection classroom win!!!!
AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS-Robotics Club Starting
SST –ALAMO offers After School Clubs for all students. This program offers a variety of opportunities to children to explore new areas of interest. The list of these activities is attached. Please choose your clubs from the club list and list them. Please pay attention to the club grade level. Students are to be picked up during the second dismissal by 4:30PM. Please be prompt to avoid late fees. If the number of students enrolled is below 5, the club will be canceled. Clubs might be updated each month. NO LATE SUBMISSIONS ARE ACCEPTED. Robotics club is starting, please apply by Friday, Oct. 11th!
Note: All funds go towards supplies, operation, and extracurricular expenses.
You may login to our school database by entering student's first and last name in the username field on the right. The password will be the student's birth date or last 4 digits of social security number. For example, the user name and password for John Smith, born on February, 3rd, 1999, would be;
Username: John Smith Password: 2/3/1999
You may change the password after you login. Please remember that the more the parents are involved, the better the student performs, and SST online system is a great easy tool serving that purpose. Please login as much as possible to keep close track of your child's:
-Grades, -Homework, assignments, -Schedule, -Attendance records, -Discipline points, -Test results, and -Pay for meal, etc.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us @ (210) 657-6400 or email@example.com