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Please help us celebrate the cultures that form Klein’s diverse community. The Unite for Understanding Council of Klein is spearheading a cultural cookbook project! This cookbook in creation is to celebrate the myriad of cultures that make up the Klein community through the best recipes from around the globe. Feel free to share your family foods and traditions by submitting recipes, stories and photos in this form: Cultural Cookbook

Theiss Mission Statement
Theiss Elementary will provide a safe and collaborative learning environment for all students. We will challenge students to reach their highest potential while closing the achievement gap for all learners.

No Place For Hate®
Theiss Elementary School is a participate in the Anti-Defamation League’s campaign known as No Place For Hate®. As part of this campaign, Theiss students will participate in activities that promote tolerance and understanding of the differences that exists between us. We will learn how and demonstrate respect for different races, religions, and cultures. Our random acts of kindness will strive to achieve progress in promoting our school as No Place For Hate®.

Dates to Remember                                             

       * December 12    Happy Hanukkah

       * December 14    3rd Grade Christmas Program at 6:00 p.m.

       * December 15    Doerre Holiday Program 
                                 "Be a dear and slip into holiday gear"
                                  Wear a holiday shirt

       * December 18     "Don't let the Grinch steal your holiday spirit"
                                 Wear Who-ville or Grinch Green clothes

       * December 19     "Holly, Jolly Christmas, the best time of the year"
                                  Wear your ugliest holiday sweater
       * December 20    "All Aboard the Polar Express "
                                  Hooray! It's pajama day for pre-k through 5th grade

       * December 21    End of 1st Semester
                                  “Baby it’s cold outside” 
                                  Wear your favorite holiday shirt and socks
                                  Holiday Party 9:30 -10:30 a.m.

        *December 22    Winter Vacation

        *January 8         Staff Development

        *January 9         Classes Resume 

School Hours
7:40-8:00 Breakfast 
7:55 Class 
8:15 Tardy
3:35 Dismissal

Attendance Procedure
Bus Routes and Transportation
Enrollment Info.
Family Access Instructions
Family Access Sample Letter
Food Services
Unite for Understanding Cookbook
Upcoming Dates and Events

District Calendar
School Snapshot
TEA 2016 Accountability Summary
Theiss 2015-16 School Report Card

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Welcome to Theiss Elementary
Home of the Theiss Tigers! Theiss Elementary School is a pre-kindergarten through fifth grade campus with an enrollment of over 670 students. Theiss Elementary was established in the fall of 1974 and was named after the outstanding Theiss family.  We have an excellent instructional program with a variety of learning opportunities available to students. Theiss students perform extremely well on the STAAR tests, and we've enjoyed great success based upon the accountability system. Our reputation is one that we take great tiger pride. We strongly believe we have one of the best schools in the state of Texas.
Students enjoy a variety of teachers, some in a departmentalized setting beginning in first grade. Students enjoy learning experiences based upon the needs of each child. We have an E.L.L. program (English Language Learner) that includes children from a variety of cultures and backgrounds. This program makes our school a very unique blend of families from over six countries throughout the world.
Theiss students are involved in art, technology application, music, and physical education in addition to the regular academic setting. Fifth graders enjoy the option to participate in after school choir and orchestra. Leadership opportunities through our closed circuit live morning announcements also present our 5th grade students with learning opportunities that involve character building, and helping and supporting other learners within the Theiss community. Students in 1st through 5th can participate in after school clubs such as the Chess Club, Choir, Garden Club, Tiger Tape Club, and No Place For Hate. Destination Imagination with creative problem solving experiences is offered to students in grades 4-5. D.I. participation requires students that are dedicated and serious about this type of competition.
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