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Principal Message, 4/7/24


Good Afternoon,


Thank you to everyone who participated in the campus beautification event yesterday! Your time and attention to making the AES campus shine are appreciated!


We have lots of excitement coming up this week!

Please see the announcements below. 

Warmest Regards,

Katie Caggia

Solar Eclipse, Monday, April 8th 

As a reminder, our area will experience a partial solar eclipse tomorrow afternoon. The PTA has provided all our students with ISO 12312-2 international-standard solar eclipse glasses to ensure they can safely view this event. If you signed and returned the Solar Eclipse Parent Consent opt-out form sent home last week, your child will not participate in the event and will remain indoors during this time.



Cougars Got Talent!

On Tuesday, April 9th our students will be presenting our “Cougars Got Talent!” talent show at 5:30 pm in the gymnasium.

Teacher Workday, Wednesday, April 10th

Wednesday, April 10th is a Teacher Workday. There is no school for students on this day.

Family Intent for 2024-25

In order for us to plan for the 2024-2025 school year, we request that you please complete this family intent form for each of your K-4th grade students specifying your plans for the 24-25 school year.  Please complete this form no later than Friday, April 12, 2024. 


This information will assist us with planning related to staffing and classroom numbers for the upcoming school year.


In addition to filling out this Google form, if you will be withdrawing your child from Apex ES OR have a change of address, please email Tonya Oliver at

Spring Single Subject Acceleration (SSA) Testing Information

The SSA request link will be  live from 4/1-4/12.  Here is the LINK.

Additional SSA Resources:

Rising 6th Grade Reminders from Lufkin Road and Apex Middle Schools


  • Lufkin Road Middle School will be offering tours of the school on Thursday, April 18 at 8:30 am or Tuesday, May 7th at 3:30 pm for rising 6th graders. Here is a link to sign up for the Tour:


  • Rising 6th Grade Open House at Apex Middle School is Thursday, April 18th  from 6-7pm  

Please enjoy this week’s PTA Newsletter: PTA Newsletter

Apex Elementary’s Vision: As a community, we will empower and inspire every child to be a confident, compassionate, and creative individual who will reach their potential through meaningful connections and student-centered learning.