Third Grade

Third grade is the year that students are no longer learning to read. They are reading to learn!

Please use this website to answer questions you may have, find and download useful forms, and access websites we use in class.

Email is definitely the quickest way to contact each of us. Just click on the tab above with your teacher's name, and then click on the email link to send an email.

You may also call the Alkek front office at 830-460-3900 to leave a message.


7:55-8:15 Morning Work

8:20-9:55 Math

9:10-9:20 D.E.A.R Time

10:00-10:55 Specials

11:00- 12:00 Reading

12:00-12:30 Lunch

12:30-1:00 Recess

1:00-1:15 Grammar

1:15-2:15 Win Time

2:15-3:00 Science/Social Studies

3:00-3:20 Read Aloud

3:20-3:25 Pack Up/Dismissal

Contact Info

Shae Hamilton:

Phone Extension: 5140

Jennifer Hornung:

Phone Extension: 5113

Chantry VanderZee:

Phone Extension: 5138

Morgan McGuire:

Phone Extension: 5145

Stefanie Meckel:

Phone Extension: 5125



  1. Verbal warning
  2. Behavior Folder documented
  3. Parent Contact
  4. office Visit

Severe misbehavior goes straight to the office!


  • You create a safe, happy environment for our classroom
  • We feel good about ourselves when we're making good choices
  • You make others feel good when you make good choices
  • Positive Behavior Referrals

*Whole class or individual rewards will vary upon teacher. Those might include:

  • Compliment Jar
  • Marble Jar
  • Pom Pom Jar
  • Tickets
  • Class Perfect Attendance

GRading Guidelines

Absent Work:

For every day absent you have that many days to make it up.


Corrections may be made on grades below a 70 for partial credit.

Grades Per Six Weeks:

A minimum of six grades per subject will be taken each six weeks.


To be announced