Planning for the Future (Textbook and Instructional Materials)
Aledo ISD invites all interested parties (students, teachers, parents, staff, administrators, community members) within the Aledo ISD school district boundaries to review any/all of the K-8 Math and K-12 Science instructional materials. Should you have any questions regarding any of these resources, please contact Kathy Allen (firstname.lastname@example.org) before March 14, 2014.
To preview possible materials, visit the Textbook and Instructional Materials webpage.
Are you linked in?
Attention Aledo ISD Parents:Are you receiving notifications from Aledo ISD regarding school closings? Aledo ISD uses the ParentLink System to send out important information via phone, text, and email. If you are not receiving these important messages, contact the office at your child's school to make sure your contact information on file is correct.
If you are receiving messages and wish to opt out from receiving future messages from the ParentLink System, please follow the directions listed below.
Text messages – Type Stop to 60680 to stop. Type Start to 60680 to have them begin again.
Email messages – There is a message at the bottom of the email for the parent/guardian to unsubscribe.
Phone calls – The only way a parent can opt out of phone calls is by submitting a request in writing. The parent will then be placed on the Do Not Call List.
FREE Reading & Math Program
Texas Success Reading and Math ProgramsTexas SUCCESS provides state-funded access to interactive math and reading programs for Texas public school students in grades 3-8. Istation Reading is an online reading program that includes engaging, interactive content in a game-like format. Think Through Math is an online, interactive math program that includes live bilingual tutors to engage and assist students to strengthen their math skills. Both programs deliver appropriate curriculum, tailored to each student's abilities. Meaningful reporting tools are available in both programs that inform teachers and parents when an intervention is needed or confirms that the student is on the right path.
Reading = iStation
Istation is available for home use, but it does require the download and installation of its application. Istation is available for Windows or Mac, and instructions are available in English and Spanish. Click here to download the file and access other technical information.
During the installation phase, you will be required to enter a DOMAIN NAME that is unique to the campus.
Once iStation has been installed on your home computer, click the icon on the desktop or launch the application through the programs list.
Students must log in with their own username and password:
Math = Think Through Math
Click here to log in to Think Through Math.
Students must log in with their own, unique username and password:
Are you new to Aledo ISD?
Are you connected?!
Find out how you can get connected to your child's teacher, campus, and school district by visiting the Aledo Parents Need to Know page.
The district may close schools because of bad weather or emergency conditions. When such conditions exist, the superintendent will make the official decision concerning the closing of the district’s facilities, parents and employees will be notified through the ParentLink system. When it becomes necessary to open late, to release students early, or to cancel school, parents and district employees will be notified through the ParentLink system. In addition, information will be posted on the district’s Website and the following television and radio stations will be notified:
Follow Your Favorite Aledo Webpage
Parents, stay informed with your favorite teacher, club, team, or organization webpage.
Just follow these simple steps:
Every time the teacher or group leader updates the webpage with upcoming events and announcements, you will receive an email notification with the updates made.
Parenting Digital Citizens
Educate your family on becoming a safe digital citizen.
Does your child participate in Social Media, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Vine? Make sure your child is protected online from cyberbullying. Get the answers to the Top 10 Questions about Cyberbullying from Common Sense Media.
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Parent Climate Survey
View the results from the 2012-2013 Parent Climate Survey.
If you have any questions concerning the survey please contact Lynn McKinney, Deputy Superintendent, at 817-441-8327.
PTO End of the Year Summary
Click here to view the report.
Aledo PTO District Meeting Dates and Locations -- all will be at 9 a.m. unless noted
Scroll to the bottom of this page to view the PTO information folder.
Officer Names and Contact Information is available in the PTO folder.
Online Cafeteria Payments
MAKE ONLINE PAYMENTS INTO YOUR STUDENT’S CAFETERIA ACCOUNT: go to Departments on this page and click on Child Nutrition then go to Nutrition Quick Links
Q&A from community meetings
District Notification System
District Medical Policy, Medicaiton Request Form, Health History
This registration packet is for new-to-district students only.
Parent Concerns Packet
Intro letters in English and Spanish, and Registration Packets in English and Spanish
ALEDO PTO GENERAL MTG
March 5 at 9 a.m. at Aledo Middle School
2. Big Kahuna Fundraising Presentation – Doug
3. Approval of Meeting Minutes-Feb 2014
4. Treasurer's Report - approve monthly report for Feb 2014
5. Update from PTO Executive Board Mtg
6. Spring Fundraiser – “Aledo Eats Out”
7. Shattered Dreams Program – April 17
8. School Supplies
9. Campus Reports
10. Nat’l Teacher Apprec Week – May 5-9 – All Campuses
11. Community News Articles – Campus Wish Lists, AMS PTO Thank You
12. Adjourn - Next PTO mtg, April and May dates have not been set due to Testing in schools.