Students are applying the information they have been learning about healthy communication and conflict resolution skills by analyzing different scenarios. The analysis and discussions allow students to learn more about themselves and others.
Next week is national Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. Luling ISD will participate in a food and hygiene drive in recognition of this important week. Please send nonperishable food and hygiene items with your child next Monday through Friday. The class with the most items from each campus will win a pizza party!
During the month of November, Shanklin Elementary students are learning about types of bullying, what to do if you are being bullied, how to be a superhero bystander and how to help those who are being bullied. They are also learning about what it means to be a good friend. This is their first lesson and activity for the 2020-2021 school year to earn the No Place for Hate designation.
The Junior High Boys Basketball Games scheduled for November 12th have been cancelled.
The Luling ISD 2020-21 Family Survey is now available and is accepting responses online through November 30th. Families are encouraged to participate so they can share input on district and campus performance. Please click the link below to access the survey. La encuesta para familias del Luling ISD de 2020-21 ya está disponible y está aceptando respuestas en línea hasta el 30 de noviembre de 2020. Se les recomienda a las familias que participen para que puedan compartir sus opiniones sobre el desempeño del distrito y el plantel. Hagan clic en el enlace de abajo para comenzar la encuesta. https://www.luling.txed.net/page/family-and-community-surveys
Gerdes Junior High ACE students made soap this week and had a blast! If you want to join ACE and do fun activities like soap making, robotics, and cooking, contact Ms. Carrillo or Ms. Meshell to let them know you’re interested.
Students at Gerdes have been learning healthy communication and conflict resolution skills. Effective communication plays a key role in conflict resolution and these skills are beneficial not only today, but throughout their lives.
HUGE thank you to the Luling Lions Club for a VERY generous donation to the district. These funds will be used to help students in need. Thank you Lions Club and Perla Castro for advocating for our students!
During the school year, each campus at Luling ISD will be working on No Place for Hate activities. In November, Luling Primary students are learning about how it’s okay for families to be unique or different and then they are drawing pictures of their families. This is their first lesson and activity for the 2020-2021 school year to earn the No Place for Hate designation.
ACE and A+ Federal Credit Union are offering FREE Virtual On-Line Financial Counseling Workshops. Contact Sherri Gibson, ACE coordinator at Shanklin Elementary or Satriani Carrillo, ACE coordinator at Gerdes Junior High for more information. The workshops are: Building a Better Budget (Nov. 10, 12:30 - 1:30 pm) Women & Retirement (Nov. 12, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.) Building a Better Budget (Nov. 19, 7:30 - 8:30 pm) Basics of Personal Finance (Dec. 8, 12:30 - 1:30 pm) Basics of Personal Finance (Dec. 17, 7:30 - 8:30 pm) To register for any of the FREE workshops, go to: https://aplusfcu.org/blog/workshops-and-events/
Everyday we are one day closer to our new elementary school being complete!
The November Spotlight Student of the Month for JH/HS is Jayden Hernandez! Jayden constantly helps other students in each of his classes and goes above and beyond in classroom participation. Jayden tells everyone good morning/good afternoon as he passes them in the hallway, and is a joy to be around. Great job representing the Luling Eagles, Jayden!
The November Spotlight Student of the Month for Primary/Elementary is Ronderick Hughey (EJ)! Ronderick is a first grader in Ms. Rodger's class. EJ has a positive attitude in class, is always kind and respectful, and works very hard in all subjects! He is also incredibly knowledgeable and passionate about music composers and geography! Way to go EJ!
The November Spotlight Staff Member of the Month is CiCi Keilman! Mrs. Keilman is one of our fabulous Shanklin Elementary teachers! Her fellow staff members cannot say enough about what an amazing teacher she is and how much they enjoy working with her! We are so happy that she is part of the Eagle family!
Thanks to everyone that has supported and participated in the awareness campaigns this month! It has been a busy month at Luling ISD! #breastcancerawareness #domesticviolenceawareness #stompoutbullying #unityday2020 #redribbonweek
Did you know that if you go to Apps on your phone, you can download the Luling ISD app by searching "Luling ISD"? You can keep up with daily lunch menus, access the Ascender Parent Portal, get social media live feed posts, and access teacher websites? Download our app today!
The Senior Pep Rally and Senior Sunrise Breakfast have been rescheduled due to the cancellation of the football game. The Breakfast and Pep Rally will be on Wednesday, November 18th. The Senior Breakfast will be at 7am and the Pep Rally will be at 6pm. All seniors, and their families, involved in football, cheer, dance, athletic training, and band will be recognized during the event.
At some point, we have all probably felt alone. Make a point to reach out and include others in activities at school. Be there to listen and support each other. #hereforyou #stompoutbullying
The teachers and staff at Gerdes Junior High celebrate Red Ribbon week and are wearing their mustaches to support being drug free.
Students at Gerdes displayed their chains of unity today as a visual reminder that while we are all unique, everyone is united in preventing bullying and supporting inclusion for all! https://www.pacer.org/bullying/nbpm/unity-day.asp