Friday, October 31, 2014
Atherton Elementary School
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Mrs. Coleman, Atherton PrincipalWelcome from Principal Tonya Coleman:

Welcome to Atherton Elementary's web site.  At Atherton, we value a connection between the school and family.  One important aspect of that relationship is effective communication.  Our goal is for our web site to be a primary source of information about the school and a way to communicate effectively.  Thank you for visiting.  

Coffee with the PrincipalMeet with Ms. Coleman at "Coffee with the Principal" -- open discussion and upcoming events and news. See the dates here.

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to our Staff Member and Teacher of the Month for October:

  • Janet Hurst (Fifth Grade), Teacher of the Month
  • Reola Harris (Campus Technology Manager), Staff Membof the Monther 

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Texas Literacy InitiativeAtherton is participating in the Texas Literacy Initiative.

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Vuthy Kuon

Atherton is proud to host author and illustrator, Vuthy Kuon, on Monday, November 10. He will be visiting classes in the library. 

Read more about him here:

Order forms for signed copies of his books with personalized drawings can be turned into the library.

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Families First ClassFamilies First will be providing a free class for parents for 9 weeks at Atherton, starting November 12. Parents who attend will receive household items worth around $30 each week. 

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 Bright Bytes Parent Survey

Parents, please consider taking five minutes to answer this survey to help Atherton make technology decisions. 


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Back to SchoolIt takes a village. Parents (and grandparents, uncles, and aunts), if you are looking for a way to help make your school the best that it can be, consider volunteering. There are many great ways that you can help, at all different times of the day or at special events. Volunteering is easy. Just complete the online form at and bring an ID to the school office. You can see some of the volunteer opportunities here: Atherton Volunteer Opportunities.


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At Atherton, our mission is to

lay the foundation for students

to become lifelong learners.

By embracing cultural differences

and setting high goals and expectations

in a caring and safe learning environment,

we empower our students to achieve

their highest academic potential.


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NCLBThe No Child Left Behind Report Cards for 2012 are now available on the Texas Education Agency web site. 

Read more here.

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Please email the webmaster, Luther Cobbey, if you have questions about or corrections for the Atherton web site:

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