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Mrs. White- 2nd Grade
Welcome to my second grade class:) My name is Courtney White. I am so excited for this 2017-2018 school year!!! This year has already held so many blessings for me. It is my joy to have the privilege of teaching your children this year.

I was born In Lubbock, Texas and raised in South Carolina.  I have a Bachelors in EarIy Childhood Education from Texas A&M University and I have my EC-4th Generalist certification.  I am currently in my thirteenth year of teaching. I have taught second grade for six years and first grade for seven years. I am married and have four wonderful boys. 

I have always had a love for teaching and a desire to make a positive impact on my students. This year will be amazing and I am looking forward to the wonderful times ahead.
A few of my favorite things include but are not limited to:)
Drinks: Coke, Unsweet Tea, Coffee (Cafe' Mocha/Vanilla Latte)
Candy: Reeces cups, Starburst, Sour Patch Kids
Team: Texas A&M
Colors: Turquoise, Red, Blue, Pink
Stores: Hobby Lobby, Kirby's Kloset, Maurices, Amazon, Mardels


Upcoming Events:

October 5th- Gatti's Field Trip
October 7th- PEP conferences, no school for students
October 10th- Holiday, no school
October 11th- Picture Day (may have free dress, but must bring tennis shoes)
October 18th- Compass Academic Night 6:00-7:00
October 18-20th- Book Fair
October 21st- Box Tops Due, contest ends
October 24-28th- Red Ribbon Week, more details to follow
October 25th- Parent Point Seminar


K, 2nd, and 4th will have the Fun Cart tomorrow.  You may send a few dollars with your child if you want them to buy something. 

Free Dress Days

The early release Fridays (11:0011:30 only) are now free dress days.  Your child does not have to wear the school uniform/spirit shirt and they may choose other shoes on these Fridays (only every 6th Friday).  The rest of the dress code does still apply: no frayed edges, no holes, skirts/shorts must be no shorter than 3 inches above the knee. 

Valentine's Day Party

Dear Parents,


 It’s party time again! We will have a Valentine’s Day Party on Friday, February 14th at 9:45 – 10:15.  Students will be able to wear Valentine’s Day theme shirts.


 Parents are welcome, however, due to space only 1 family member may come to the party.  If more than 1 family member attends, they will be asked to leave.  After the party students are free to leave.  Students who will be leaving early, parents will need to sign them out with their classroom teacher. 


 Teachers will create a volunteer spot calendar with items needed for the party.  Please sign up on volunteer spot to bring goodies, not with the classroom teacher.  The goodies include:


·      3 dozen doughnuts


·      3 dozen pigs in a blanket


·      2 cases of water (24 packs)


·      3 dozen cookies


·      fruit cups (already divided into individual cups to be passed out easily to students)


·      napkins and plates.


 For the party, students will need Valentine’s Day cards for all 25 students.  Students will pass out the Valentine’s Day cards that morning.  Class list is in Bee Book.


Just as a reminder, Friday February 14th is the end of the six weeks, so students will be released at 11:30.  All students who are not picked up by 11:30 will be sent to after school care.


 If there are any questions, please contact your child’s classroom teacher.


 Thank you,

2nd Grade Teachers




Upcoming Events

December is going to be an exciting month.  Here are a few events we have coming up:

December 9: Preview Little Shoppers Santa Store

December 10-13- Little Shoppers Santa Store open 9:00-2:00

December 19- PTO meeting 6:00 followed by 2nd and 3rd grade music programs at 6:30

December 20- Class Christmas party 9:00-9:30 (one family member per student welcome).  Early dismissal at 11:30

***I have added the Christmas party to volunteerspot so you can go and sign up for an item to bring. Thank you so much.***

December 23- January 1- Christmas Break!!!