Notes from the Principal


Roadrunner Rundown – Happy Valentine’s Day!

Roadrunner Families,We are sending this week’s newsletter out early to wish you a very happy Valentine’s Day and to remind you that there will be no school on Monday for President’s Day. The...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Counselor Appreciation Week

Friday was the first day of Black History Month. Each day we will be sharing information during morning announcements about Black History and the significant contributions made by African Americans...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Science Fair

I want to start by congratulating our Teacher of the Year, Celina Abrego! Ms. Abrego was identified by her colleagues for the outstanding work she does with her Roadrunners in 1st grade. This is her...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Martin Luther King Weekend

Roadrunner Rundown - Martin Luther King Weekend
Roadrunner Families,There will be no school on Monday in honor of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. On Tuesday we will be holding our annual vision and hearing screenings in the library. Then Thursday...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Happy 2019!

Roadrunner Families, Happy new year! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday with your families. I want to start by thanking you all for your generosity and strong sense of community spirit. Thanks...
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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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John Hewlett


Principal
john.hewlett@austinisd.org

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