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Thank you for an engaging week with makeup Map testing, ASPIRE, Unified Tutorials and athletics in full swing, and a middle school girls' volleyball win!  We are also excited to kick off Latinx Heritage Month, and our campus committee of students and educators is planning an engaging month of activities for our Aviator community. 

Lastly, next week your students will bring home a letter, that describes their current academic levels on their assessments and their growth targets for this year. We are excited to focus on ensuring our Aviators fly high and grow! Please review this letter with your students, and discuss the commitments you and your Aviator will make to meet their growth targets.

Read below for more information about Latinx Heritage Month, parent meetings, school organizations, parent meetings, and college initiatives. 

Have a wonderful weekend,

Ms. Brown

Thursday, October 5th- Loteria Night with Family's 

Friday, October 6th- No School- Staff Development

Monday, October 9th- Fall Holiday- No school


Open House:

Families, thank you for attending our open house! We were able to distribute nearly 100 additional uniforms. If you weren't able to submit your request for uniforms please utilize this form to submit your request. Please note it is a 2-business day turnaround for your request to be filled.

Thank you!

Substance Abuse Meeting:

We invite all families to join us for a virtual call on September 28th at 5:00pm regarding a national trending behavior among middle and high school students: Substance Abuse and Vaping. The goal of this call is to educate families, provide resources in educating students, and align on our Campus and District policies regarding substance abuse. We look forward to continuing to educate students and families on trending concerns and behaviors and how we can best support our Aviators. More information on this call will be provided in next weeks family notes and on Social Media. 


Latinx Heritage Month: 

We are excited to celebrate Latinx Heritage month which officially begins today, September 15th.  Students will be able to participate in writing and art contests, as well as hear from educational speakers and participate in games, spirit days, and an assembly. On Thursday, October 5th at 5pm we will have a Family Loteria Night in Terminal C. If you are interested in helping plan or volunteer at this event, please email jaclyn.peck@yesprep.org


Boys to Men :

Hello Aviator Families! The Hobby campus is thrilled to announce that we've partnered up with Boys to Men, a free male mentorship program which teaches a curriculum that incorporates holistic, intergenerational, and asset-based mentoring practices and encourages community involvement, intensive self-reflection, positive critical thinking habits, and self-accountability. Mentorship will occur in a group setting during the school day and bilingual mentors are available. Space is limited, so if you're interested in enrolling your Aviator, please reach out to our Student Support Counselors Ms. Goodes (email: lauren.goodes@yesprep.org phone: 713-924-5501) and Ms. Perez (email: stephanie.perez@yesprep.org phone: 713-967-8420


Aviator Student Letters:

On Monday, September 18th, students will be sent home with a letter sharing important information regarding their academic performance. This letter will share results of MAP, Fluency, STAAR, and TELPAS tests. Please expect this letter to come home with your student, and reach out to the Front Office if your student does not receive the letter. 


College Initiatives Krewe message:

 let’s start preparing our students for college now and here how you can help.

How can families help?
❑Ensuring the students are at school every day and on time
❑Encourage students to aim at growth and excellent achievement on STAAR/AP/SAT/MAP assessments.
❑Reviewing notes and practicing
❑ Developing effective test-taking strategies
❑Discuss your student’s semester G.P.A. goals
❑Begin talking to your student regarding their post-secondary options:
❑College, Military, Careers
❑Start talking about the importance of a resume
❑Get the student involved in various extracurricular activities


Unified Tutorials:

Unified Tutorials (UT) has begun!

Tuesday and Wednesday only from 4:00pm-5:30pm

Please see below for Bus routes

If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Flores at Vanessa.flores@yesprep.org or 713-967-8750


Hello Aviator parents,
this week we have a Home Middle School Volleyball Game on Thursday @ 5pm

Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for students, children 6 and under are free.

The Athletic Department is still selling t-shirts. The prices are $15 for S-XL and $17 for 2XL and up.

Any questions that you have regarding athletics please contact Coach Gipson.

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