Representatives from the Texas Farm Bureau and Southwest Dairy Farmers came to Freedom to visit with the students, and to teach them a few things about farming and agriculture. Emilee Trlica, a representative and area coordinator with the Texas Farm Bureau, spoke to students about agriculture, and about how it plays a part in practically every part of […]
Here’s an update on a story from earlier in the year: 100% of our Freedom Marathon Kids Running Club members have completed their marathons! Kenrick Tyrrell, who is an international facilitator for Marathon Kids, sent a message to Freedom Elementary congratulating Coach Mendez and her students for a job well done! Way to go, Coach Mendez and the Freedom Marathon […]
Freedom 2nd graders were really excited when they returned from Easter break to find that their incubated eggs had hatched! Two baby chicks have hatched from the dozen or so eggs that they have in an incubator in Mr. Uriegas’ classroom. Students were very happy and excited to show off their new class pets! Click […]
Freedom Pre-K, Kinder, 1st, and 2nd grade students were treated to a Magik Theatre performance of “The Three Little Pigs” live, right here, in our very own gym! It was a wonderful production, and the students loved it. He’ll huff, and he’ll puff, and he’ll blow you away. This is one serious wolf, looking for one serious meal, […]
Happy National Librarian’s Day to Freedom librarian, Carla Rodriguez! Today, Mrs. Rodriguez was presented with a “Our Librarian Rocks!” cake from the Freedom faculty and staff. Mrs. Rodriguez is very cool, and not only that, she is our campus technology guru, which makes her really indispensable! We LOVE our librarian!
KSAT 12 is holding a COOL SCHOOLS contest where Southside ISD students and families can vote for their favorite school. The contest is part of their Go Public school campaign. Freedom Elementary is competing with Losoya Intermediate and Matthey Middle School for this honor. The winning school gets a visit from the KSAT 12 news team for a 3-4 minute segment […]
Look out! Your future approaches!! Career Day was a great success here at Freedom, thanks to the hard work and dedication of counselor, Brenda Barajas, who facilitated the event. The students were able to learn from and speak to many different people with a variety of careers. Students had a great time. Click here to view some pictures […]
WAY TO GO, 4TH GRADE! Freedom 4th graders had 100% attendance on Tuesday for the STAAR Writing test! Because they were all in attendance, each classroom gets to choose their own reward to receive on Friday. They can choose from pajama party, popcorn party, pickle party, etc. Great job, 4th graders! We are very proud of you!
San Antonio Fiesta’s Rey Feo paid a visit to Freedom this week. The students were very excited, and a bit nervous, to see that Darth Vader also made the trip! Vader tried to turn the Freedom students to the Dark Side, but Rey Feo came to the rescue and sent Darth Vader away in defeat! Students always enjoy […]
Freedom held it’s annual Dr. Seuss Family Night on Thursday, March 2nd, which happens to be Dr. Seuss’ birthday!The wonderful 2nd grade music students kicked off the night with a fantastic show as they performed, “A Seussical Musical” , under the direction of Music teacher, Frank Villarreal. After the show, students and parents made their way to the gym […]