Notes from the Principal


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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Roadrunner Rundown – No School Next Friday

Roadrunner Rundown - No School Next Friday
Roadrunner Families, This week, I was fortunate enough to accompany our 6th Grade Leaders to the Outdoor School at Camp Champions. This annual overnight trip kicks off a year of leadership and group...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Hispanic Heritage Month

Roadrunner Families, Hispanic Heritage Month is underway and we have a wide variety of learning opportunities in store for our Correcaminos. Our 6th grade leaders have started each day with...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Celebrating Coach Huff

Roadrunner Rundown - Celebrating Coach Huff
Roadrunner Families, I want to start by congratulating Coach Huff and all of our Roadrunners on winning the Healthiest Schools Award for elementary schools from the Mayor’s Health and Fitness...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Counselor’s Coffee

Roadrunner Families, I want to start by sharing news of the joyful arrival of William Lucas Gilbert, who was born last Friday, August 31st. Leah, William and the entire Gilbert family are doing...
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Roadrunner Rundown – PTA Meeting

Roadrunner Families, As you probably saw last week, Coach Huff will be retiring at the end of the semester. In his time at Lee, Dave has had a tremendous impact on our students and their long term...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Fantastic First Week

Roadrunner Rundown - Fantastic First Week
Roadrunner Families, The excitement level this week has been through the roof at Russell Lee Elementary! We love that our school is a place where children are so excited to come to school every day....
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Roadrunner Rundown – The Final Countdown

Roadrunner Rundown - The Final Countdown
Roadrunner Families, We are in our final hours of the 2017/2018 school year! It has been a really great year for our Roadrunners and I want to thank all of you for your support and strong...
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John Hewlett


Principal
john.hewlett@austinisd.org

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