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Monday, April 18, 2016

SCHOOL YEAR 2016-2017


Please follow the steps below before Tuesday, May 3rd to ensure your student is enrolled for next school year.  There will be NO paper enrollment cards sent home.

·      If you have moved during this school year, please contact the school to change your address. This is not an area that you can change online. You will need to provide a new proof-of-residence (current water, gas or electric bill) to update your address.

·      Login to Skyward Family Access  and verify all phone numbers. 
    VERY IMPORTANT:  Add and/or update emergency contacts.  This is so we may verify who is authorized to pick up your student. 

·      IF YOU MOVED/OR ARE MOVING or WILL NOT BE RETURNING to Homestead next school year, please contact the school office.             
     Phone:  469-713-5181 or email:

·      Specific requests for a teacher are not possible.  To avoid a particular placement that you feel is not a good fit for your child, simply put that request in writing to Mr. Perry and mail it to Homestead Elementary, 1830 East Branch Hollow Drive, Carrollton, TX  75007 by Monday, May 2, 2016.

Only one non-request will be honored.

Homestead Happenings

April 2016

No school Friday, April 22 -- Due to bad weather day built into calendar in case we needed a make-up day.

Order school supplies online To order use school code HOM025 (3 letters followed by 3 numbers)

Book Fair Family Night - April 19; 6:00 - 7:30 PM; Library.

PTA Meeting - April 19; 6:00 PM; cafeteria.

2nd Grade performance - April 19; 6:00 PM; cafeteria.

Drop-off and pick up reminders:  Thank you for your ongoing cooperation and support of safety. Pull forward to the Mustang Stripe to the extent possible while maintaining the utmost of safety. Park in the lot if you need to exit your vehicle during peak times please. 

Dress Code --  Only 7 weeks left and school and spring/summer clothes are in order. However, please check for modesty and coverage. A complete copy of dress code expectation is linked here Student Handbook link

Tie-dye Tuesday, April 19 - Wear favorite tie-dye apparel to school in support of our peace-out Book Fair! #ReadersAreLeaders

Box Tops for Education -- Turn in by May 20. Thank you for sharing these tiny little, greatly worthwhile pieces with our school. Box Top products

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As always, thank you for your ongoing partnership for excellence for your child at Homestead Elementary.
Lynn Ford, Assistant Principal