Doss Owls

Good morning, Doss parents and community.  We hope you are having a great Wednesday! Earlier today (10/21), AISD launched its new Systems Status dashboard for families and district employees to check the status of any possible system outages. As our Doss families continue to adjust to virtual learning, this new dashboard will provide remote students an easy and accessible way to see if their technological issues are stemming from the school…

Doss Owls

Good morning everyone.  I hope you are all well and healthy today. We will use tomorrow’s parent/principal coffee to provide tech support for the most prevalent tech issues we’ve experienced over the first few days of virtual instruction.  Laurie Beaman will review the following key points during this session.  Hill Elementary parents will also join our session as well to provide greater support for the vertical team. Session Details We will…

Doss Owls

Good afternoon Doss parents and community.  I hope you are having a fantastic Friday! We are ready for the first day of virtual instruction on Tuesday, September 8th!  I understand students will not be able to view their Blend page until the morning of September 8th, but know our teachers have done an amazing job of preparing to serve your child.  While we would prefer to teach in person as usual,…

Doss Owls

Good afternoon Doss families and community.  I hope you all are well on this very hot and humid Friday. As stated during this morning’s principal coffee, AISD will roll out your student’s Blend course to you on September 5th.  Our teachers have been working hard, through many Blend hurdles, to be fully prepared for your students, virtually, on September 8.  I’ve asked our teachers to make time, if needed, to meet…

Good afternoon everyone. It seems I confused everyone this morning by sending out two invites for parent/principal coffees.  The original message from this morning was meant for our MCI (Mandarin Immersion) families to provide program specific information.  That meeting is Friday, August 28th from 9:00-9:45 A.M. for MCI parents only. The entire school parent/principal coffee is Friday, August 28th from 10:30-11:30.  I will keep this specific time each week for the…

Doss Owls

Good afternoon Doss parents and families. Thank you all so much for taking time to talk with our teachers this week.  As indicated previously, it is a campus expectation that all parents receive a phone call this week.  Our teachers were able to collect valuable information that will support both virtual and reopening plans when the time comes. Based on feedback provided to our teachers, it seems many of our families…

Doss Pre-K Registration is ongoing and we still have space!  Please help us spread the word. We offer remote learning for our Pre-K students in both our state-funded program and our tuition program. Our rigorous program: Is taught by a certified Pre-K teacher Delivers high-quality, play-based early childhood curriculum aligned to Texas Pre-K Guidelines and Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) Provides connections with campus community and culture Fosters interaction with…

Doss parents and community. Please see below for information regarding technology distribution from Tracy Sheridan.  If you have questions, please email her directly. Hotspots will be distributed this week, Aug. 18th-21st The first round of iPads will be delivered to Doss this Thursday and Friday, Aug. 20th & 21st.  Pick-ups will be scheduled for the week of Aug. 24th -28th, the pick-up schedule will be shared Monday, Aug. 24th.

Doss Elementary

Good afternoon Doss families and community. Yesterday, AISD released their general reopening plans that you can view below.  I know many of you have had specific questions about reopening plans so I urge you to read this document if you do.  I will read through it this week to ensure my messages are aligned with this document.  Additionally, we are currently making our own version that we hope to publish before…