• Bobcat News

    Posted by Kyndall Jirasek on 7/19/2018
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  • Bobcat News May

    Posted by Kyndall Jirasek on 5/7/2018

    May Brookhollow Reminder Attached – correction Candlelight Luncheon, May 11th

                     Teacher Appreciation this Week!

                   Nurse Appreciation on May 9th!

    Journey to Retirment a celebration of  three fabulous Brookhollow staff who gave seventeen to thirty plus years to the education profession took place afterschool this past Friday: Deborah Locklear(17), Darla Roessler(19), and Max Cox(30). Many fond memories were spoken as well as dedications to Coach Cox who opened the school in 1995 and remained – school track will be namedin his honor upon construction.     

     

    PTO Reminder:   if you haven't RSVP'd for the Volunteer Appreciation Reception – this Wednesday May 9th @ 6pm, and plan on attending, please let PTO know today either via e-mail or text (602-620-5663) for a  final headcount for food tomorrow. Nara Dedrick (ndedrick71@gmail.com .  The PTO hopes you will be able to join us THANK YOU for all you have done for Brookhollow and the PTO.

     

      We have received the results from the first round of 5th Grade STAAR testing in Reading and Math. The Texas Education Agency will not be sending paper copies of student results this year. Parents can access results online. The online results really have amazing information. You can see the questions and answers from your child’s assessments and much more than is available on the paper version. I have attached our district’s instructions on accessing the results online using a unique access code for your child. See attachment.

     

     

       Annual Hendrickson FFA Plant Sale – see attachment

     

     

    It is with pleasure that Mrs. Garza  announces the official results from the 2nd Annual PfISD Music Memory Contest held here at Brookhollow and under the guidance of our district elementary music teachers and Mr. Manny Gamez, Director of Fine Arts.  Brookhollow received 1st place trophies in team awards 2nd grade and 4th grade. As well as individual awards to each participant ranging from 1st to 3rd place– Congratulations Bobcats!

     

    Mrs. Garza has done a fabulous job campaigning for this program to bring awareness for diversity in learning and success through fine arts.

     

    Download May & June Brookhollow Reminder  

    may reminder  

    June reminder

     

    Lisa Harris, M.Ed.

    Principal, Brookhollow Elementary 

    (512) 594-5200

    lisa.harris@pfisd.net

     

    Proud Parent of Brookhollow Bobcats

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  • BES PTO

    Posted by Kyndall Jirasek on 4/30/2018

    Brookhollow Parents,

    Now is your opportunity to get involved in the PTO. Attached is a flyer outlying all the upcoming Executive Board positions as well as committee chairs needed for the 2018-19 school year. Elections for the Executive Board will be held at the next PTO meeting on May 9th at 6pm. If you have any questions about what the position entails, feel free to contact the PTO at PTOBrookhollow@gmail.com

     

    Download Board Applicant form here.

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  • Bobcat News

    Posted by Kyndall Jirasek on 4/3/2018

     

    Congratulations to  Brookhollow Elementary’s 2018 Teacher of the Year - Cliff Sims, 5th grade! His love and innovative ways of  teaching especially science and creating real life experiences for the kids is why he is our Teacher of the Year.  Mr. Sim’s mission as a teacher is  to save the world through scienceJ - a way to make a difference in the world. 

    Believing that teaching is both a science and an art, Mr. Sims incorporates hands-on activities and lessons to keep his 5th -grade  classroom from becoming boring and cumbersome. In his room, students are engaged in learning daily.  Hands on experiences become personal experiences, and personal experiences become the most solid platform for meaningful learning.   In addition, Cliff is very involved in every aspect of our school.  He does so much with Safety Patrol, Science Fair, Garden Club,  and is always willing to help.   Mr. Sims also cares for his students.  Always inquiring about what he can do to better understand how to help them be successful - a forward movement mindset to ensure the best outcome!#WhyITeach!#IBelieveInYou!

     

     

       April Brookhollow Reminder – EOY Awards and Graduation Dates

     April Reminder

     

     STAAR Test(closed campus days: see parent letter for details)

                    4th Grade:   April 10th -Writing

                    5th Grade: April 10th -  Math, April 11th : Reading

                    

     

    Lastly, I apologize we only put this in the BES PTO Newsletter but let me say how proud I am of our students one more time!

     Congratulations to all of our Destination Imagination participants.  Personal thank you to Mrs. Christie Crouch, campus coordinator/manager for Brookhollow and to our team managers:  Mr. James Dedrick, Mrs.  Susan Pierson, Ms. Linda Meyer for their support through managing the groups and  giving them opportunities that inspire our students to utilize diverse approaches in applying 21st century skills and creativity.   

      Results were as follow:

    The 7 Lockdowns (5th grade team) took 3rd in the Inside Impact Challenge.

    The Unique Unicorns (5th grade team) took 3rd in the Drop Zone Challenge.

    The Furious Four (4th grade team) took 6th in the Inside Impact Challenge.

     The Pink Savage Unicorns (3rd grade team) took 11th in the Unlikely Attraction Challenge

     

    Math Pentathlon Events Good Luck BES Students!

    Division I – April 7, 2018 –

    Hendrickson High School (Pflugerville ISD)

    19201 Colorado Sand Dr.

    Pflugerville, TX 78660

     

    Division II – April 21, 2018

    Delco Admin Center (Austin ISD)

    4601 Pecan Brook Dr.

    Austin, TX 78724

     

    Division III – April 28, 2018

    Glenn High School (Leander ISD)

    1320 Collaborative Way

    Leander, TX 78641

     

     Prek Registrations – May 9, 2018: 9am – 6pm @ BES

     

     

     

     

    Lisa Harris, M.Ed.

    Principal, Brookhollow Elementary 

    (512) 594-5200

    lisa.harris@pfisd.net

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  • BES PTO

    Posted by Lisa Harris on 3/30/2018 1:00:00 AM

    Attention parents of 3-5th graders.....Your Brookhollow PTO is once again hosting a Talent Show which will be on April 27th.

    Auditions for the Talent Show will be held April 5th and 6th during school hours. An application/permission slip will be sent home with your child on Thursday March 29th.
     **Applications are due back by 4/3 so they can be reviewed and audition times can be scheduled.**

    We apologize for the short notice but we ran into other time constraints that prevented us from getting this information out sooner.

    Just a reminder that the Talent Show performances are for 3rd-5th grade only. However, everyone is invited to come watch some amazing Brookhollow talent. More information will be sent home about the actual Talent Show as it gets closer.

    If you have any questions, please contact the PTO at PTOBrookhollow@gmail.com or Nara Dedrick, PTO President at 602-620-5663

     

    Download the talent show form here.

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  • Bobcat News

    Posted by Kyndall Jirasek on 3/2/2018

    Greetings Bobcat Families,

     

    Did you catch the video of Dr. Killian as Dr. Seuss – go to PfISD facebook and watch the video!

     

    Congratulations to all of our Austin Regional Science Fair Winners this past weekend – our students out shined again with six 1st place and six 2nd  place awards – way to go Bobcats!

     

    Good Luck to our Destination Imagination teams participating this Saturday at Westlake – honored and proud to be a Bobcat!

     

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    Boosterthon Update:

    Congratulations to the entire Brookhollow community for your donations, volunteer time, and belief in our schools vision of excellence for all! Communication from our fabulous PTO is continuous with results from our Bobcat Fun Run, moreover, our goal for $9,000 has increased to $11,000 – Wow!  More information at our next PTO meeting March 20th @ 6:30 pm - begin budgeting and expenditurs discussions related to the fundraiser.  A special thank you to our PTO hospitality and all parents involved with a surprise breakfast for all staff – truly appreciative!

     

     March 3rd 

     Brookhollow Federal Report Card – Brookhollow Data report 2016-2017 

     CAAC Meeting March  21 @ 3pm : March Formative review and next steps to Campus Needs Assessment for 2018-2019

     

     

    Visit us on Brookhollow Facebook for an inside look at our…

    Student Leadership

    Enrichment Programs

    Garden Club

    No Place for Hate

    School-wide Events and Celebrations – Dr. Seuss Week!

     

     

     

     

    Lisa Harris, M.Ed.

    Principal, Brookhollow Elementary 

    (512) 594-5200

    lisa.harris@pfisd.net

     

    Proud Parent of Brookhollow Bobcats

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  • Dr. Seuss Week

    Posted by Lisa Harris on 2/22/2018

    Dr.Seuss seuss

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  • Federal Report Card

    Posted by Lisa Harris on 2/22/2018
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  • Bobcat News

    Posted by Kyndall Jirasek on 1/30/2018

    Greetings Bobcat Families,

     

    Please find new and updated information below.  We have been busy moving into the 4th week of our 3rd nine weeks of school.  Continue to visit us on Brookhollow’s facebook and website for opportunities and events within our  school community!

    Have a great week!

     

    Reminder: Early Release Tomorrow, January 31st  at 12pm

     

    The PfISD Multilingual team invites the public to the Parent Information Night regarding Spanish in Middle School.

    Who should attend?

    All parents who are interested in more information regarding Spanish classes that their children can elect in middle school to continue developing their Spanish.

    •Date: Thursday, Feb. 1

    •Time: 6:00-6:30 p.m.

    •Place: Spring Hill Elementary, 600 S. Heatherwilde, Pflugerville

     

     February Brookhollow Reminder –Change our Bobcat Fun Run Pep Rally is on Feb. 13th not the 20th – see attachement

     

    Brookhollow Winter Snowball Dance Feb. 2nd  6:30 – 8:30pm – Come join us for an early evening of fellowship with family and friends – Free! Parent/Guardian have to be present during the event, no drop offs please.

     

    PCMS/Middle school 6th  Grade Choice Sheets Due Feb. 6th to classroom teachers

     

    Math Night – Feb. 6th 6 – 7:30pm –see attached flyer

    Class Pictures Feb. 6th – dress to impressJ

    Diversity Fair – Feb. 9th all day – see attached flyer – volunteers needed to witness the learning while engaging in cultural awareness within our school community – contact classroom teacher, thank you!

      

    Lisa Harris, M.Ed.

    Principal, Brookhollow Elementary 

    (512) 594-5200

    lisa.harris@pfisd.net

     

    Proud Parent of Brookhollow Bobcats

     

    Winter Dance flyer   

    February Events

    Diversity Fair  

    Math Festival

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  • Bobcat News - Happy New Year!

    Posted by Kyndall Jirasek on 1/12/2018

    Happy New Year Bobcat Families!

     

    Welcome back for a new semester at BES. I hope the winter break gave all our students an opportunity to relax and recharge for the engaging lessons and events of the new year. Special welcome to those students who are new to Bobcat Nation; we wish them every success - you are joining one of the finest learning communities in all of Pflugerville, and we are glad you’re here.

    The new year also signals the start of a new testing session for the District/Campus.  How students are learning guides our improvement plan, moreover, to gage their success middle of the year testing will take place starting this month up until mid-February with communication to parents shortly after. 

    We have started the week with our staff reviewing student data and completing their plans for the start of the 3rd nine weeks academic cycle!  As well as check us out on our Facebook to see how we spent the first week back!

     

    Scroll down the BES Principal Blog about the following:

     Upcoming Events

    • January Brookhollow Reminder – No School January 15th MLK Jr. Holiday
      • POPS Rally
      • Report Cards
      • Special Events
    • Campus Academic Advisory Committee ~ January 17th 3:30pm
    • 5th Grade Park Crest Visits  
    • BES Annual Diversity Fair!
    • Bobcat Fun Run!

     

    More to come on our student leadership!

     

    See you soon!

     

    Lisa Harris, M.Ed.

    Principal, Brookhollow Elementary 

    (512) 594-5200

    lisa.harris@pfisd.net

     

    Proud Parent of Brookhollow Bobcats

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