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2nd Grade Interim Assessments

What assessments will your school be using for 2ndgrade? 2nd Grade Interim Assessments, provided by ANet for literacy and math, as aligned to Common Core State Standards. Will the assessments be administered online or with paper/pencil? The English version of these assessments will be administered online, while the Spanish version will be available in paper/pencil format. […]


The School Day

Dear Families, It is very important that students are at school for the entire school day all the way up until 3:00 PM.  When students are pulled out of their class, even 10-15 minutes before the end of the day, they are missing important activities and information including homework, announcements and an opportunity to build […]


Kiss ‘n Go

Dear Families, Thank you for your patience as we work out the details of our new student arrival and dismissal procedures. Please remember to use the Kiss n’ Go Lane through the parking lot to drop your child off in the morning between 7:45 -8:00 AM.  We encourage you to drop your child off at […]


Cell Phone Policy

Cell phones or other electronic devices are not allowed at school.  If you feel that your child must have a cell phone for safety reasons, please understand that we do require students to have their cell phones turned off and in their backpack while on school property.  Ellis staff is not responsible for lost or […]


Build the Habit of Good Attendance Early

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Don’t Stand in Line – Online Student Verification is Here!

Dear Current Ellis Families - You can now complete your child’s annual enrollment verification online at home before registration day. This new process will decrease the amount of time spent at school and in line! Why be in line when you can be online? Student verification is the process each year where DPS officials verify […]