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The Lunch Bunch

The Lunch Bunch tables in the foyer will not be set up for two weeks beginning Monday, May 16th.  As KG puts the finishing touches on their Peacemakers play, they need that space for rehearsal.  Parents are still welcome to use the outside tables during this time.  Lunch Bunch tables will re-open the last week of school.


Mrs. Q's Hope for Health

TWF, (Tanglewood Family)

Did you know we have a teacher that needs help and support? Mrs. Q is know as one of the most loving teachers at Tanglewood. Let's rally around her during this time of need.
Click here to read the story

Community Receipts


Box Tops for Education 

Our second collection date is rapidly approaching…please bring your Box Tops to school and leave them in Tanga the Collection Tiger in the office. 

Each Box Top is worth at least .10 each for our school. Thanks for your support! 

Computer Lab

Computer lab volunteers needed!  

Engage with students to build their computer skills.  Help students use the computers and fun learning programs such as ABC Mouse, Math Missions, and Number Race.  You do not need special computer expertise.  You will assist Mrs. Diebel and Mrs. Kirk with kindergarten through third grade classes.  Shifts start on Tuesday, September 8.  Please sign up to help your students' class and/or other classes.  We'd love to have you volunteer later if your student is having separation anxiety at this time.  The link to the SignUp Genius is below.

POPs Sign up


Attention Kinder Parents - lease clicHERE to sign up to volunteer for POPS

Attention 1st Grade Parents - lease click HERE to sign up to volunteer for POPS.   

Thank you for your willingness to help keep our kids safe. 

5th Grade News!

Attention 5th Grade Parents!! 

We have a 5th grade page dedicated to our 5th grade news.  

It will be updated regularly with all the information your 5th grader will need to make this year an extra special one.  

Please check it often! The quick link is in the bar on the left, under "Find it Fast".  

TW Security Update


FWISD's district-wide security system is now fully in place!!

 The far right door will be unlocked from 7:30-8:00 a.m. and again from 3:00-3:30 p.m. When entering the school at any other time, please use the intercom system to the right of the front doors. Mr. Williams will do a visual ID through the security cameras and buzz you inside. Please DO NOT open the doors for others during lunch-bunch. Thanks for helping us keep Tanglewood safe!

Connie Info

Connie's Door is Always Open


Feel free to contact Principal Connie Smith via email or phone or contact Kristi Taylor (kristi.taylor@fwisd.org) to schedule an appointment.
Connie's email: constance.smith@fwisd.org.
School phone: 817-814-5900


tanglewoodwebmaster@gmail.com




Text Box

School supplies can now be ordered online from May 16th - June 21st.

Click HERE to order online today!!!


Popsicles in the Park


Popsicles in the Park will continue this Friday!
 
Come enjoy a treat with friends after school!
Popsicles and bottled water for sale for 50 cents each.
While supplies last!
 
Thank you for supporting Tanglewood 5th Grade Activities

Yearbook Information

Would you love to see pictures of your child in the yearbook?  We know you have great photos of your kids and their friends from all the big events of this school year!  Make sure you upload all of your photos to TreeRing so we can include them in the yearbook.    

Don't forget - each yearbook purchased comes with two FREE customized pages for you to place those special memories in your child's book.  Get customizing now while you still have time!

Haven't purchased your yearbook yet?  Never fear...you still have a few weeks left.  

For tips on uploading, customizing, or buying a yearbook, see all of our FAQs available on the Yearbook page of the PTA website (just click on yearbook under "find it fast" on the left side of the page).


Auction Party Dates

Did you purchase a party spot at the Auction and can't remember the date of the party??

Click HERE for a full list of teacher
 and parent parties!!!


Artapalooza

PARENTS!!!

We are busy planning Tanglewood's Fine Arts Day-Artapalooza (May 16). We are looking for artists to particpate in this fun day. If you are an artist or know of an artist who may be willing to spend the day with our wonderful children, please email us  (TanglewoodArtapalooza@gmail.com). 
Thank you!! 
Jenny Schafer & Lea McCook Lewis

SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING AT TCU

 SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING AT TCU

The TCU Suicide Prevention Coordinator in partnership with TCU Extended Education is offering a 90 minute QPR suicide prevention educational program for the community. QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer - the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. 

Registration is required ( http://ow.ly/XmS3x ) but TCU has generously waived the registration fee (Thanks TCU!). The training will be held on Wednesday April 6th from 6:30 - 8:00 PM in room 245 (Tucker Technology Building).There are 16 spots available.  

Please contact Cortney Gumbleton (C.Gumbleton@tcu.edu) for more information.  

Directory Update

ONLINE FAMILY DIRECTORY ACCESS
 
Getting access to the online Directory is easy!
 
Step 1: Enter or confirm your data:
New Families:  Click HERE and follow the instructions to enter your family into the online family directory.  We do NOT enter your family's information for you except in limited circumstances. If you cannot enter your information, contact Cara Kennemer at cara@kennemers.com or 817-501-9331 and request a written form to be sent home with your child.  You can enter data from a mobile device!
 
Returning Families: Your access to the directory was cancelled in September for security reasons. To regain access, you must confirm your data and select your child's new teacher. You should have received an email from “Tanglewood Directory” with the link to confirm your data in September.  If you can’t locate it, please email cara@kennemers.com and request another email.  If you don't confirm, you won't be allowed to access the directory.  This is a safety feature and is required.
 
Step 2: Shortly after, you will receive an email with a temporary password allowing access to the directory.  Follow the instructions and remember you can download the app as well.
 
Questions, concerns, or just confused?  Contact Cara Kennemer at cara@kennemers.com or 817-501-9331.

Science Lab Volunteer

Needed: Science Lab Volunteers for Kindergarten – 2nd Grade 

Moms, Dads, Grandparents - We need YOU!

You don’t have to be a Rocket Scientist to volunteer for K - 2 Science Lab!  All Science labs will be held on Tuesdays.  Please sign up HERE if you are interested in volunteering.

If you have any questions, please contact jamiemainord@hotmail.com

Parent Handbook

2015-2016 Tanglewood Parent Handbook

The Tanglewood Handbook serves as an excellent guide to assist families in understanding school rules and procedures. Please take the time to carefully read and review the contents.  The handbook covers many of the district and school policies in place to ensure fair and consistent enforcement of rules and regulations.

Click HERE to access

Documents Information


Library Volunteering

Interested in Volunteering in the Tanglewood Library?

If you would like to join our team, please go to our Library Volunteer sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4aacaa22a5f49-20152016.  Volunteer slots will be posted about every 6 weeks.  You can volunteer to work during your child's library time or during open check out periods.  You can also RSVP for one of Mrs. Cook's orientation sessions in the library next Tuesday, September 1, at 10:15 am or 1:00 pm.   Both sessions will cover the basics, but the morning session will focus on Kindergarten - 2nd Grade, and the afternoon session with focus on 3rd -5th Grade.  

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Susie Andersen (susie_powell_2000@yahoo.com).

Join PTA today!

Please join the PTA!!
We need YOU!

CLICK HERE to join PTA 

A message from the PTA

Do you have an opinion about funding for Texas schools? Your voice is key to our efforts to pass laws that protect and enhance the lives of the children of Texas, offering educational opportunity to all. 

Legislators are more likely to consider your opinions as a constituent than almost any other. 

Get in touch with your representative and let them know how you feel about funding for public schools. 

To find your Texas State Representative and your Texas State Senator visit http://www.fyi.legis.state.tx.us/

The most important thing to remember is that your voice is important. You CAN and you DO make a difference when you decide to use your voice.  Stay involved!

Visit the FWISD Tanglewood Page!


This is the Tanglewood PTA website.

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