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Principal Message, 5/5/24


Good Afternoon,


Thank you to all the parents and staff who made our Spring Fling a huge success! It was so nice to see our school family enjoying the beautiful weather, student performances, food  and activities. 


This week is National Teacher Appreciation Week! Thank you for your unwavering support of our incredible teachers. I am so proud of the work our staff does each and every day on behalf of our students and their families. Please join me next week in celebrating all the educators who serve Apex Elementary!


Please see the announcements below for the coming week. 


Warmest Regards,

Katie Caggia

Food Drive Update

Thank you to everyone who donated food for the Feed the Kids food drive!  We received 3,800 food items!  The food donated directly supports our local community.  We are so thankful for all that the Feed the Kids program does for AES! 


Rising Kindergarten Parent Orientation, Wednesday, May 8th

We will be hosting a parent orientation for parents of rising kindergarten students Wednesday, May 8th from 5:30-6:30pm. Parents are the main audience for this staff presentation.

Next Tour Date:

  • May 20: Kindergarten School Tour; 4:30-5:30 (students are the audience) This is the same event as April 30th. Families only need to attend once as schedules allow.

Spring Chorus Concert & General PTA Meeting

Please join us on May 15th at 5pm for our last general PTA meeting of the school year.

Our Cougar Chorus will also be performing the same evening at 6pm!

Family Panorama Survey

If you have not already done so, please take the opportunity to participate in our family survey. As you know, it takes a partnership between families and school staff to ensure the success of our students. Please use the following link to share your responses. The survey will remain open for two more weeks, so please share your experience by completing it! 

Rising 6th Grade Reminders from Lufkin Road MS


  • Lufkin Middle School will be offering a tour of the school on Tuesday, May 7th at 3:30 pm for rising 6th graders. Here is a link to sign up for the Tour:



Please enjoy this week’s PTA newsletter here!

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.