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Snow on the Prairie 12/8/2017
1st Grade Enjoying the Weather

Decker Prairie Elementary Celebrates Teacher of the Month Recognition

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Welcome to the Decker Prairie Elementary School website. Decker Prairie Elementary is located at 27427 Decker Prairie Rosehill Road.  The school opened its doors in 1983 as the third elementary school in Tomball ISD.  It is located in the northern portion of the school district in Montgomery County.    The school mantra is "Decker Strong...We Can, We Will". Please check the website periodically for news and updates.


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Date Change - Jingle Bell Jog - PTO Fun Run - Friday, December 15th

Due to the cold and wet weather, the date has changed to December 15th for the 1st Annual Jingle Bell Jog. Students will run during their Specials time. Information and pledge forms were sent out before Thanksgiving. Funds from the jog will go towards new playground equipment. Forms and pledges are due Friday, December 22nd.

Teacher of the Month Recognition

Decker Prairie Elementary reading specialist Alida Hudson was recognized as the Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Month. Decker Prairie Elementary principal Dr. Jo Ann Colson introduced Hudson at the monthly luncheon.

Polar Express Day

Polar Express Day schedule is a follows:
12/20 - PreK and PPCD classes
12/21 am - Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grades
12/21 pm - 3rd and 4th Grades
Students may wear their pajamas on their scheduled Polar Express Day.

Christmas Parties

To celebrate the holiday season and the conclusion of our fall semester, parties are scheduled as follows:
Thursday, 12/21 - PM PreK and PPCD
Friday, 12/22 - AM PreK/PPCD/Kinder-4th Grade
Please check the teacher's page for more information.

Speak Up Survey

Tomball ISD is participating in the Speak Up national research project. Speak Up is a survey designed to help students, parents, educators, and community members share their ideas directly with schools and national policymakers. The brief online survey is open to students, educators, parents, and community members through January 19, 2018. Click the Project Tomorrow Speak Up logo to take the survey.

Bond 2017 Approved

Tomball ISD voters approved a $275 million bond referendum, known as Bond 2017, on Tuesday, November 7. The unofficial vote was 2,658 for the bond and 927 against. The votes will become official when the vote tally is canvassed. We appreciate your support of our students and Bond 2017.

School Cash Online

Parents can now pay for items online using the School Cash system. Some benefits to using the system are:
Convenient – Parents can make purchases 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Control – Eliminate lost checks or cash
Timely – Payments are reflected online immediately
Secure – Ensures private and secure transmissions
Accessible – View historical purchases and payments online
Options - Pay online with credit, debit, cash card, or check
Languages - Website available in English or Spanish
Online Payments

Click on "School Cash Online" for instructions.

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Campus Spelling Bee
Date: 12/18/2017, 9 AM 10:30 AM
Location: Cafeteria
Bilingual Campus Spelling Bee
Date: 12/19/2017, 8 AM 8:35 AM
Location: Library
Chess Club
Date: 12/19/2017, 8 AM 8:35 AM
Location: Library
Polar Express Day for PPCD/PreK Only
Date: 12/20/2017
Roper Practice
Date: 12/20/2017, 8 AM 8:30 AM
Location: Gym