Week of October 12, 2020
Aristoi Cypress Elementary School
Weekly Announcements
THIS IS SPIRIT WEEK!!!! Check out all the activities, events, and things to do and see! This Saturday, Head to the Upper School in Katy, and enjoy the football game and BBQ! Here's a brief list of upcoming events: Donuts with Dads, Ms. Guel's Coffee, Climb into the Classics, Picture Day, Book Fair, and so, so much more! Please read all of the information below.
Upcoming Events
Student & Staff Holiday,
October 12th
Please follow the Casual Dress Code Guidelines for Wednesday and Friday's Spirit events.

To purchase your Aristoi bumper stickers or yard signs, please send money in a sealed envelope addressed to PTO Yard Signs and Bumper Stickers. Please include your student's and teacher's names as well.

Buy your Yard Sign during Carpool, Oct. 16th
Aristoi Cypress PTO is selling yard signs on site during morning and afternoon carpool on Friday, Oct. 16th. PTO will be set up in the breezeway for easy access. Cost is $12.

Early Dismissal, October 16th @ 12:15 PM

Students will be dismissed at 12:15 PM.

Aristoi Upper School invites Aristoi Cypress Elementary to the Griffins' Homecoming Blue & Gold Game, Saturday, October 17th, 10:00 AM, Griffin Field
The Griffin football teams will challenge one another until there is a clear victor in the first ever Blue & Gold game! Join us at Griffin Field at 10:00AM (5610 Morton Road, Katy, 77493). Bring blankets, chairs, and your voice to cheer on Aristoi! (No pets, please).

Check out the BBQ information below and grab a bite to eat before you travel back to Cypress! We can't wait to see you!
School Board Meeting,
Oct. 19th @ 5:30 PM

Optional Online Recess for Online Students, Oct. 23, 8:30AM - 9:00AM

This new offering is a drop-in event - pre-registration is not required. Thanks to Ms. Flores, a 3rd grade Aristoi Katy parent, for making this happen for our students. Please check the Aristoi website calendar for the Zoom link.

What: Virtual Recess
When: October 23, 2020
Time: 8:30-9:00 am  
Who: Online students K-4 at Aristoi Katy and Cypress Elementary Schools
Where: Online
Led by: Misty Flores, parent of an online 3rd grade student, and Mr. Boling (Head of Elementary, Katy)

Dates are Oct. 23, Nov. 13, and Dec. 11.

Donuts with Dads and Watch D.O.G.S. Kick-Off, Oct. 27th @ 7:00 AM - 7:35 AM
Aristoi Cypress PTO welcomes all dads, grandpas and father figures to the first-ever Donuts with Dads event a the Aristoi Cypress campus. Enjoy a morning of donuts, coffee, dad talk, and Aristoi discussions. We'll also kick-off the powerful Watch D.O.G.S. program which includes dads getting involved with the school.

Climb into the Classics, Oct. 29th

As timeless as the Classics are, so is this Aristoi tradition! Make your favorite character come to life by dressing as them for the day! The halls of Aristoi have seen pirates and princesses, Thing 1 and Thing 2, Pooh Bear, Abe Lincoln, the Dwarves of Moria, characters from the Wizard of Oz, and a many-legged spider known as Charlotte! Join in the spirit and the Classics! All costumes must be approved by October 27th so please complete the form below.
Is your student missing?

Don't miss out on being in the Aristoi Yearbook! Please complete the Media Release Form!

Teacher Conferences & Student Holiday, Oct. 30th
Pre-order your student's breakfast or lunch!
To pre-order breakfast and/or lunch for on-campus or online students (Grab-and-Go), please use this link:

Aristoi Cypress PTO Online Book Fair,
Nov. 2 - 16

Do some holiday shopping early and conveniently from your home, all while supporting your school! This event is sponsored by your Aristoi Cypress PTO!

School Picture Day, Nov. 12th

Save the Date! Information is forthcoming!
We need our Aristoi parents!

Please sign up to be part of our Substitute Teacher Team! We love having our parents on campus and this is the perfect way to do it! Being a substitute teacher, and stepping in when needed most, is vital to all of our schools. Please complete the Substitute form on the website and help Aristoi Griffins of all ages!

(Programming Change) Chess, Conversations, and Coffee

  • Cypress Administration will attend!
  • We will discuss anything school-related first
  • Play online chess against fellow parents and staff
  • Chess analysis and discussion will be provided if sought

Following are the new dates for this program; times are from 8:30 AM -
9:30 AM.

Dates:  11/6, 11/20, 12/4