READ! READ! READ! . be on the lookout in the building for teachers promoting reading! You may see them reading a book in a far away place or somewhere in space!
We hope you enjoy visiting our Website. Our school's number one focus is to see each student reach his or her highest potential. Our overall goal is to improve student achievement. To reach this goal, we follow strategies from our annual School Improvement Plan. At Masters Elementary, the staff, parents, students, and community work together to increase student achievement. By keeping the lines of communication open, students will experience success at Masters.
Masters School provides many services to meet the needs of our students and community. Breakfast is provided before school for all students, and before and after school day care is available through OPS Kids Club. We have a hard working and active PTO that sponsors family activities, and of course, an outstanding staff teaching an excellent curriculum, supporting our goal of improving student achievement.
The Masters School Web site will provide important information about our school and events for the school year. Please visit our Web site throughout the school year. We value your input. Let us know if you have suggestions, questions, or concerns. By working together, we can make a difference in the lives of our students.
Dear Masters Families, December 14, 2017
Winter Program Bake Sale will be this Friday on December 15th,
PTO is needing goodies to be donated. Please have them wrapped or packaged if
you can, bring them Friday morning or send with your student. PTO will still have Pie Vouchers for sale at
$13.00. This is the last chance to
purchase. All proceeds go to PTO to help
fund school parties, field trips, Movie night and other school activities. PTO
will also have a photo booth in the hallway during the winter program. *No January PTO meeting. If you are interested in helping or have any
questions, please contact Lisa Hendricks at email@example.com
Program 9:30 and 1:30 Friday,
CARDS GO HOME Friday,
Dec. 25th – Jan. 8th
School resumes Tuesday,
roundup 9:30 Wednesday, January 10th
Luther King Day, NO SCHOOL
Monday, January 15th
Movie Night Friday, January 26th
We are looking for new Kindergarten
students for the 2018/19 school year. If
you have a child that will be entering Kindergarten during that time, or know
of someone that will, please call the office at 402-572-1027. Kindergarten round-up will be January 10th,
must be age 5 by July 31, 2018. Please bring your kindergartener with you.
They will visit our kindergarten classroom with the kindergarten teachers and
participate in a learning activity in the classroom setting. When coming for
Kindergarten roundup, please bring proof of address, child’s birth certificate
and immunization records. Tell your neighbors if they do not have children
enrolled at Masters.
is running out to turn in your Hy-Vee receipts dated September 1 – December 31,
2017. Masters will receive a check for
2% of the the total dollar amount of the receipts collected by our school.
Please keep Masters in mind when you do your holiday grocery shopping. PTO will continue to collect box tops for the
remainder of the school year. Thank you
in advance for your help.
a friendly reminder that school starts at 8:50 a.m., breakfast is from 8:40 –
8:50 in the classroom setting. If your
child enters the building at 8:51 your child will be tardy. Being here on time
helps your student to be a respectful, responsible learner, reviewing the
classroom expectations for the day and any new information needed for the day.
Again, thank you for setting your student up for a successful day each day by
making certain they are here at school on time.
out and join other Masters Families for our annual PTO fun-filled, free movie
night on January 26th at 6:30 p.m.
Popcorn and juice will be provided.
Have your child, bring a blanket and a pillow. PTO will be showing Despicable Me 2.
Wow, it is hard to believe that quarter 2 of school
has come to an end. Parents are our partners in education and simply put, we
cannot do it without you! I want to personally thank our Masters
parents/caregivers. You are amazing and show great pride and respect for the
work that we do at Masters. Masters parents rock! Please stay abreast of your
students’ learning progress or any missing assignments through the OPS Parent
Portal. If you have any questions and you do not have current access please
contact the front office so that we can make certain that you have access. Please
feel free to e-mail your comments, suggestions, or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
I welcome your input. Sincerely,
LeDonna Griffin, Principal
The Omaha Public Schools District has adopted a new Standards-Based report card. The goal of the new report card is to provide parents/guardians with an accurate picture regarding their child's progress on grade level standards. Click on the link below to access additional information about the new report card and standards-based grading system.
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