Notes from the Principal


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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Roadrunner Rundown – Shakespeare!

Roadrunner Rundown - Shakespeare!
Roadrunner Families, Muchas gracias to everyone who came out for Noche Latina on Friday and supported Spanish language instruction at our school. Along with our Family Fitness Night we had a great...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Noche Latina!

Roadrunner Families, I want to start by sharing the news of the joyous arrival of Marcos Javier Abrego. Baby Abrego was born on Thursday at 8:48 am and weighed in at 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Ms. Abrego...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Parent Education Series

Roadrunner Families, I want to start by congratulating our 2nd graders and their teachers on a magnificent Mexico Program. It was a great celebration of the rich history and culture of Mexico and...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Teacher Appreciation Week

Roadrunner Families, It has been another adventurous week and none of these events would have been possible without our collaborative school community. I want to start by thanking Andy Sharp, who...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Lee Olympics!

Roadrunner Families, This Saturday is our Roadie Work Day from 9:00-12:00. We will be collaborating on a creative mural on our Art Portable, working on our student gardens and green spaces and...
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Roadrunner Rundown – Roadie Work Day

Roadrunner Rundown - Roadie Work Day
Roadrunner Families, The City of Austin’s Safe Routes to School Program is leading a planning effort to identify and prioritize walking and biking infrastructure improvements for elementary and...
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Roadrunner Rundown – PTA Executive Board

Roadrunner Families, On Tuesday our dream team of kindergarten teachers helped welcome next year’s incoming Roadrunners as part of our annual Kinder Round Up. I want to congratulate the three of...
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team member

John Hewlett


Principal
john.hewlett@austinisd.org

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