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The Leader in Me

Thousands of adults have benefited from Stephen Covey’s Seven Habits of Highly Effective People since that book was first published more than 20 years ago, and now, HISD students are starting to benefit from it, too.

For more information about Longfellow Elementary and The Leader in Me™ process, please visit the HISD News Blog.

Title I Notice

Parent Involvement Notice


Norma Perez-Gwynn - School Principal
Julia Campbell - Instructional Coordinator

Patricia Emerson
 - Instructional Coordinator
Andrea Pennington - Magnet Coordinator
Garland Spiller - School Counselor
May 2-6
May 2-6, 2016 On behalf of Longfellow Parents we are asking as many families per grade to bring breakfast, lunch, or snack items during next week's Teacher Appreciation Week. Please bring your food items 8:00am-10:30am daily per grade level to the FIRST floor teacher's workroom across the hallway from the registrar's office.  
As a reminder, we have over 80 awesome synergized teachers to appreciate.
The PTA will provide our teachers with freshly made burgers and fries on Thursday.
-Your Longfellow PTA
Thursday-PTA provides burgers & fries.
Friday-5th Grade Parents-Endo on a cool note...Ice Cream Bar (different gallons of ice cream flavors or shebert with sweet sides & toppers).

School News

  •  Aladdin Movie Night

    Thursday, May 12: Aladdin-The Musical (featuring Longfellow Choir & Dance students)

    5pm in the Multi-purpose Room - FREE seating will be first come, first served or you can reserve VIP seating from a choir or dance student for $5.00. VIP seating must be purchased prior to the performance. Click the image to the left for more information.

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    Pennies for Patients

    Last year, our school was one of HISD’s Top 5 schools in cancer donations with more than five-thousand dollars raised! Together, Longfellow Elementary School is saving lives - thank you for all that you do to help us reach our $6,000 goal this year! Click here to donate.

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  • $1.00 Free Dress Fridays to Benefit Flood Recovery

    Longfellow is having school-wide $1 Free Dress Fridays to benefit Houston-area flood victims. The dates are April 22, April 29th, May 6th, and May 13th. This is not a contest…we are simply synergizing with our community members to help in their moment of need. All monies collected will benefit the Houston Flood Recover Fund. Click here for more information.

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  •  Spring 2016 Leadership Day

    Longfellow Elementary Hosts Leadership Expo

    April 7, 2016 - During the day-long expo, students acted as guides, greeting visitors, shaking hands, and welcoming them to Longfellow. In their classrooms, students explained some of the components of “The Leader in Me,” which include each class’s mission statement, every student’s leadership notebook, and individual “anchor charts,” which focus on an area where the student needs support. Click the image to the left for more information and view the photo gallery.

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How You Can Help Your Child At Home

  •  myON from home

    MyON at Home

    Houston ISD is proud to extend the use of myON®, a web-based literacy platform, for all early childhood, elementary, and K-8 campuses. myON® provides anytime, anywhere access to a library of more than 5,000 enhanced digital books from award-winning publishers. Click here to learn more and login from home.

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    i-Station Reading Software at Home

    Download iStation for home use here. Your child's teacher can provide you with directions as well as your child's unique username and password (Kinder through fifth grade only) Click here for more information.

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  •  mathletics

    Mathletics Software for Home Use Too!

    Mathletics is the next generation in online math learning platform, helping students enjoy math and improve their results. Click here to learn more about Mathletics.

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  •  social media 101

    Social Media 101 for Parents!

    Did you know that the average child between 8 and 18 spends 53 hours a week on media and technology? Houston ISD has just launched an initiative to help you keep your child safe in a digital world. Click here to learn more.

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  • STAAR Testing Next Week! Parents, please make sure your child gets plenty of rest before the test and arrives at school on time. Thank you!
    May 9-11 

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