Pony Express – Week of May 22


Dear Mustang Families,

We have many ways we are celebrating our students this week. Show your #MustangPride this week supporting our theatre program, spring band concert, spring art show, spring orchestra concert, 7th grade mock trial, and 8th grade Graduation Dance. Be sure to check out our calendar on the school web page. Our students love to see you at their event supporting their passions.

Many of you will see the upcoming long weekend as a chance to re-charge before the last two weeks of school.…

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Pony Express – Week of May 15



Our students did a wonderful job this past week with STAAR testing! At the very least, every student took at least two tests and we are proud of them for giving us all of their best. As an SEL Model Campus, our students also showed character through their support of classmates, as everyone stayed focused for four hours each test day.

Now that testing is over, we are back to business as usual.…

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Transition Camp 2017

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Ease into O. Henry by enrolling in the O. Henry Transition Camp, to be held August 9-11, 8:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.

O. Henry teachers will provide helpful hints in the areas of organization, study skills and school expectations. Students will meet new friends through team building activities. A scavenger hunt will be offered to allow the students to learn their way around the campus. Come and learn the Mustang culture!

Location – O. Henry Middle School Cafeteria
Tuition – $40
Participants do not need to bring any supplies or materials

AISD bus transportation will be available at the following locations: Allison, Barton Hills, Govalle, Oak Hill, and Zilker Elementary. Bus transportation leaves at 8:00 am returning around 12:45.

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Pony Express – Week of May 8


Greetings Mustangs,
It is my honor to officially begin as the Principal of O. Henry Middle School on May 1st. I have been able to spend the last few weeks benefiting from the transition period and becoming aware of the countless amazing things happening on and off campus. Last week playing the 18th Annual Pete Price Golf tournament sponsored by our PTA, our Jazz Band playing at Joe’s Crab Shack, our Athletic Department welcoming our 2017-18 athletes during a parent meeting, track season breakfast celebration, Celebration of Reading 6th grade World Cultures Project, and Spring Honor Roll Assembly.…

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