Notes from the Principal


Roadrunner Rundown – Celebrations

Roadrunner Families, I want to update everyone on the break-in that we experienced in the early morning hours of Sunday the 2nd of December. AISD Police informed us today that an arrest has been...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Recapture

Roadrunner Rundown - Recapture
Roadrunner Families, Happy Bettie Mann Day! Yesterday we had a wonderful visit from Ms. Mann who was the first African American teacher at our school and namesake of our kindergarten wing. She read...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Bettie Mann Day

Roadrunner Families, It was an action packed week at Russell Lee Elementary School and I want to take a moment to thank some of the key players. Thanks to Clayton Maxwell who organized another...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Happy Thanksgiving!

Roadrunner Families, I want to start by reminding everyone that there will be no school next week for Thanksgiving break. Our students will not have classes until we return on Monday, November 26th....
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Roadrunner Rundown – Veteran’s Day Ceremony

Roadrunner Families, Our annual Geography Day was a big hit and it was great to see our Roadrunners have so much fun while learning about different cultures. This year’s Geography Day featured...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Geography Day!

Roadrunner Rundown - Geography Day!
Roadrunner Families, We are just a week away from one of our favorite days of the year here at Russell Lee Elementary, the world famous Geography Day! Efforts are already underway to transform our...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Halloween!

Roadrunner Families, Last night was an amazing Fall Carnival and such a fun night for our Roadrunners of all ages. I want to thank everyone who attended and all of the volunteers who made it happen....
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Roadrunner Rundown – Fall Carnival!

Roadrunner Rundown - Fall Carnival!
Roadrunner Families, We are one week away from the Fall Carnival and with the recent cold front, it officially feels like autumn. This year’s Carnival will feature all the familiar favorites like...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Cold Front

Roadrunner Families, As the weather begins to cool, we will be testing out the new heating capabilities of our new climate control system that was installed over the summer. Because there are likely...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Walk to School Day

Roadrunner Rundown - Walk to School Day
Roadrunner Families, I want to remind everyone that we will not have school on Monday. Our teachers will be hosting conferences throughout the day. Then on Tuesday evening, we will be hosting our...
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John Hewlett


Principal
john.hewlett@austinisd.org

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