Good afternoon Doss Families –  Happy last day of the 23-24SY! I will be taking a break from my weekly newsletter and plan to resume August 4th. If you have any questions over the summer break, I am available via email except for the week of July 4th.  Have an enjoyable summer –  Principal Sheridan

Good morning Doss Families –  This week is the last week of the 23-24 school year and as I reflect on the year, I am again extremely thankful for you all – parents, students, staff, family, and our community.  Together we make Doss a great school! I would like to give a shout out to the Sports-A-Rama chairs, Mandy Niles, Katie Talkington, and Jacque Joyce. They organized and executed an awesome…

Good morning Doss Families and Happy Mother’s Day! Last week we honored and acknowledged our amazing staff, and now I want to express gratitude to you, the families of our students. Your support, thoughtfulness, and dedication to your children are what contribute to making Doss an exceptional place. Thank you!  Way to go Doss! The Can Food Drive brought in a total of 5,143 cans over 4 days. The grade level…

Good morning Doss Families – It’s hard to believe we are in the last three weeks of the school year. There are lots of events and happenings in the next few weeks. Your teachers, PTA, and I will be sharing details regularly. This week, May 6-10, is Staff Appreciation Week and we are looking forward to celebrating our amazing staff. Doss Bike to School Day is this Tuesday, May 7th. Join…

Good morning Doss Families –  Our 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students finished their STAAR testing last week. We are so proud of their effort and hard work. Way to go Doss Owls!  Doss has many traditions and one of our favorites is the 3rd grade Canned Food Drive and this year it is back! Third Grade will host a Canned Food Drive from May 6th-May 9th. We are requesting healthy canned food.…

Good morning Doss Families – During our school wide assembly, the Doss Student Leadership Team and the Green Team shared the importance of recognizing Earth Day, Monday, April 22nd. We celebrate Earth Day to acknowledge the harm caused to the environment and to remind all we need to protect the Earth. Wear GREEN on Monday to honor this important day. This week marks the last week of STAAR testing for this…

Good morning Doss Families –  Thank you Doss PTA for hosting the fabulous DossVegas fundraiser last night. Taking a moment to engage with our community is always a pleasure, and we deeply value the generous donations that have been raised to support our students. Our community truly shines as the finest! STAAR testing begins this week for our 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders. Our students are well-prepared for these exams. Our…

Good morning Doss Families –  Doss Owls have many things to look forward to this week. Monday, April 8th is the amazing Total Solar Eclipse. All staff and students will experience the eclipse. All will be given a pair of eclipse glasses to protect their eyes and all teachers are required to share a safety presentation with their class prior to the eclipse. Wednesday, April 10th is a student holiday and…

Good morning Doss Families –  Today, we say goodbye to March, hello to April, and the last 8 weeks of this school year. April starts the big push for registration for the upcoming school year. Everyone MUST re-enroll every year. New this year is the Enroll Austin platform, which can be found in the parent portal or on the Austin ISD website. This is the new enrollment system. If you need…