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Weekly Roundup: Week of Feb 17th

Mission Statement

Every learner,

Every day,

Giving our best,

The Thornton Texan way!


2019 - 2020 Campus Performance Objectives

  • Thornton Elementary will increase its STAAR Reading performance to 76% Approaches in 3rd/4th grade and 89% Approaches in 5th grade.
  • Thornton Elementary will increase its student attendance rate from 95.9% to 97%



Perfect Attendance

Congratulations to the following classes for having perfect attendance this last week!


Mrs. Vargas

Mrs. Dowling

Mrs. Hunter


2019 - 2020 Yearbook - Fewer than 100 copies left for pre-order!!

WE ARE QUICKLY RUNNING OUT OF YEARBOOKS! For the first time ever we will be selling a schoolwide yearbook for Thornton Elementary! The cost of each yearbook will be $20 and will be full color with a hardcover. Place your order now at

Spirit Rally

Please come join us for our School Spirit Rally, Friday, February 21st, at 8:00 am. We look forward to seeing you!


Upcoming Events


Learning Tree Family Night: Thursday Feb. 27th 5-6pm

Book Character Day: Friday Feb 28th form 7:50-8:10am

Barn Dance: March 27th 5 -7 pm





2/18: CDB 3rd Grade Science SS

2/19: Field Trip PreK to SA Zoo, CDB 5th grade Science, 3:15pm Coding Club, Solar Cars, Strings Practice

2/20: Kinder Rodeo @ 9am, Cardboard arcade @ 3:15pm, STEAM Team @ 3:15pm, Flight Club @ 3:15pm

2/21: NISD rodeo day, Progress Reports go Home, 8:00am Spirit Rally

2/24: Strings Practice

2/25: Special Olympics

2/26: 3:15 Coding Club, Solar Cars & Strings Practice

2/27: 3:15 Cardboard Arcade, STEAM, Flight Club, 5:00pm Learning Tree Read Across America 

2/28: 7:45 Book Character Parade, 5:00pm Young Astronauts Stargazing Event


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