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1 * House Bill 5, Section 46; Texas Education Code Section 39.0545

2 Fine Arts Program rated Recognized Benavides Elementary provides students with the opportunity to participate in the following programs /activities: Ballroom, Choir, Chess, Spring Play, Christmas Musical, Destination Imagination, Honors Choir, & 21 st Century Ballroom Class. Benavides Elementary Ballroom Dance Team Honors Choir National Chess Team Mighty Ocelot Choir Spring Musical, Joust Benavides Chess Team

3 Wellness and Physical Education Programs rated Exemplary Benavides has established a CATCH program placing 2 nd on the BISD CATCH Binder yearly award. Benavides Elementary staff and students have participated in various wellness events such as Jump for Heart, Field Day, Relay for Life, Autism Walk, RGV Congenital Heart Walk. Benavides also has a flag football team in which they placed 2 nd district wide. Ocelot cheerleaders participate actively throughout the school year. During Red ribbon week Benavides has various dress up days to encourage saying no to drugs along with a big pep rally encouraging students to make healthy choices! Benavides Elementary Ocelot Cheerleaders Relay for Life Ocelot Flag Football Team Congenital Heart Walk Autism Awareness Walk

4 Community and Parental Involvement rated Recognized Benavides Elementary conducts monthly parent meetings in which various topics are addressed. Guest speakers are invited to present and read to our students. Benavides also hosts library days/evenings where students come in with their parents to read. Tutorial is offered to ensure all students are successful. Benavides Elementary Dia De Los Niños Parent Readers

5 21 st Century Workforce Development rated Recognized Every grade level/department at Benavides Elementary adopted a different University /College. Every Friday students read information/facts regarding their university. Throughout the school year students and staff were encouraged to wear university t- shirts and jerseys. At our STAAR rally students participated in a parade of Universities. Benavides hosted our annual 5 th grade career day introducing students to various careers and jobs in our community. Benavides Elementary Career Day Father/Son Symposium UTB Field Trip University Parade

6 Second Language Acquisition Program Recognized Bilingual students at Benavides are given the opportunity to acquire the English Language through a variety of activities and programs. Computer Lab, Choir, Saturday Academies, etc are just a few of the ways students practice their English. Our students are encouraged to participate in activities celebrating various cultures such as Charro Days, Cinco De Mayo, Dia De Los Niños, Black and Hispanic Heritage Month. One of our own 5 th grade students from India shared a traditional Ballywood dance! Benavides Elementary Navidad

7 Digital Learning Environment rated Recognized Parents, teachers and students are made aware of Cyber bullying through presentations done by our counselors! The Benavides website provides links to various educational sites. Gradebook allows parents to monitor student grades providing communication between teachers and parents. School Messenger is often used to inform parents regarding information of importance. Benavides Elementary Counselor Presentation Kindles & Computer fun!

8 Dropout Prevention Strategies rated Exemplary Benavides provides Saturday Academies, After school tutorial, 21 st Century Program, Accelerated Reader, Guest Speakers, Living With Science Lab, Counseling Presentations, Computer Labs and University Spirit Days to prevent drop out and encourage student achievement. Benavides Elementary Parade of Universities Author Carlos Cisneros

9 Gifted and Talented Program rated Recognized Gifted and Talented students are encouraged to participate in UIL, Destination Imagination, Science Fair, Choir, School Musicals, Ballroom, etc. Teachers with GT students obtain Professional Development hours. Benavides Elementary Destination Imagination Science Fair UIL Professional Dev. Destination Imagination

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