Archive for October, 2015

O. Henry E-News: Week of Oct. 26


Students are welcome to dress up in Halloween costumes on Friday, Oct. 30. No masks or look-alike weapons, please. Teachers and staff will be donning costumes, as well! It’s a fun day!

Library News
Scare Fair is here! O. Henry’s Scholastic book fair in the haunted library begins Monday, October 26 and runs through noon on Friday, October 30. Scare Fair Jazz Band Concert at 6 pm on Thursday, October 29. We’ll be open late for extended shopping.…

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2015 Football Playoffs Announced

The mighty O. Henry football teams are headed to the playoffs. Be sure to show your Mustang pride and spirit by attending and cheering them on!

Here’s the schedule for the upcoming games. See you there!

  • 8A Team – Mon. Oct. 26, 7:00 PM vs Garcia at House Park
  • 7A Team – Tue. Oct. 27, 5:30 PM vs Garcia at House Park
  • 8B Team – Wed. Oct. 28, 5:30 PM vs Gorzycki at O. Henry
  • 7B Team – Wed. Oct. 28, 5:30 PM vs Bailey at Bailey

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2015 Mustang Round-Up Donations Distribution


On Oct. 2, representatives from our PTA, administration, and faculty allocated the profits from the 2015 Mustang Round Up. Here are some of the items that we will be purchasing for the 2015-16 school year:

  • English/Language Arts (ELA)—magazines, grammar and writing books, laptops, money to pay for substitute teachers while ELA teachers grade writing
  • Math—books, supplemental materials
  • Science—rockets, chemicals, goggles, gloves, compound microscopes, spring …
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O. Henry E-News: Week of Oct. 19


Last week was Spirit Week. Our cheerleaders, under the leadership of Michael Shackelford and Ginny Monger, did an outstanding job organizing daily events to promote O. Henry spirit. All the students were enthusiastic at the Pep Rally, and the dance was a rousing success, as well. We want to promote these fun, age-appropriate activities at our school, as a part of our focus on the whole child.

Picture Retakes
School picture retakes take place on Monday, Oct.…

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