Dear Lewis Families,
Welcome to another exciting school
year! I extend a
warm welcome to you!
Whether you are a new Lewis Lion or have been with us
in the past, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our Lewis
family! It is my
hope that you find Lewis to be a warm, caring, and
academically focused learning community.
I hope you are ready for a fun year of learning!
We welcome you to “Team Lewis” and know that for a
team to be successful, each member must make positive
here at Lewis Elementary is “Every Child, Every Day” and our
to challenge the entire Lewis community to reach their
fullest potential every day.
As both our Vision and Mission denote, we are
committed to helping each individual reach their fullest
potential and with your support and assistance, this will
become a reality!
us instill in your child the importance of school by helping
them be here everyday and by being on time everyday.
Attendance is a part of a school’s CCRPI score (the
index for how schools are rated).
If your child is absent 6 or more days (even for
sickness), it counts against our school’s rating!
Please help us with this crucial component of CCRPI
and avoid scheduling vacations during the school year.
Students will have a 1 week break in September and
February in addition to the traditional breaks in November,
December, and April.
Again, pleased avoid scheduling vacations during the
Also, if you check out your child before
or check in your child after 11:15 a.m. he/she will be
Please keep this in mind when scheduling routine doctor’s or
I ask that you help your child be on time to school
each day. Our TV
newscast begins at 7:45 a.m. each morning with our official
school start time of 7:50 a.m.
Punctuality is an important life skill and habit that
you can help your child form.
you to become an active member of our school community by
first joining our PTSA and then finding a place of service
in our PTSA and in our school.
Feel free to have lunch with your child, volunteer in
the classroom or media center, become a Watch D.O.G. (Dads
of Great Students), and look for other opportunities to
support our school.
You are a key component in your child’s education and
a valuable member of Team Lewis.
that our goals are to have children experience great success
in school and to offer them a variety of experiences with
awesome teachers that will help them grow and gain
proudly live in the Lewis community and am committed to
maintaining a rigorous and relevant academic program while
building positive relationships with our students and
Once again, welcome!
I look forward to
seeing you soon and working alongside you to make Lewis an
extraordinary place of learning and fun.
Please call on me if I can be of assistance to you or