Tracey McDaniel

Meet the Parents Info Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=gcpbuH67z24&feature=youtu.be

Contact:

The best way to contact me is through my school email: tracey.mcdaniel@dcsms.org  or through the school status app.

My phone number is 901-860-1895  Please use my number as a last resort to contact me if I have not responded to your email or to your school status message. I will not answer from this personal number after 5pm. I will use this number for parent-teacher conferences.

Please call the school if there is an emergency or a change in how your child is getting home. To call the school, please dial : 662.890.9659
I will be setting up a class remind. This is how I will send out reminders about important events in our class. I will be sending out an email next week about how to join.

Important Reminders

Meet the Teacher night for Kindergarten is Monday, August 2nd from 5:30pm-7:00pm 

 Please make sure to turn in all forms that you will receive on Meet the Teacher night. Please make sure to send in all supplies by Monday, August 9th.

I will have a Meet the Parents night (parents only) Wednesday, August 17th from 6:00pm-7:00pm. This event is for you, the parents, to ask me any questions that you might have once school has started. Please refer to your Kindergarten A,B,C's handout that you will receive at the Meet the Teacher. It has important information that might answer some of your questions.


Schedule:

7:55: Doors open

8:30-9:10: Morning Meeting/Calendar

9:10-9:55: Activity

9:55-11:15: Phonics/Whole Group Literacy/Literacy Centers

11:15-11:40: Lunch

11:40-12:45: Literacy Centers

12:45-1:15: Recess

1:15-2:20: Math

2:20-2:35: Social Studies/Science

2:35-2:45: Snack

2:45-3:15: Nap

3:25: Dismissal

Meet the Teacher:

My name is Tracey McDaniel and it is an honor for me to be your kindergarten teacher! This is my second year to teach at PHES and I can't wait to see what this year has in store for us! Parents, please know that I will treat your child with respect while also pushing them to do their very best. I hope that we will work as team to make sure that all of us have a wonderful year.

Some facts about me:

I am from Olive Branch, MS. I graduated from Blue Mountain College in May 2020. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education (k-6) and this is my second year to teach Kindergarten. I have one cat, Opie, and one dog, Coda. I love to draw and paint and spend time with my friends and family.

My Favorite Things:

Color: Purple

Holiday: Halloween

Candy: Milk Chocolate

Drink: Coke, Sprite

Books: Harry Potter series, Percy Jackson series

Movies: Jurassic Park, The Avengers

I am a picky eater, and I do not like nuts.