Sociables- Pedal Party April 18th

Please join us for our 2nd annual pedal party Saturday, April 18th. We will tour the Heights area on a 16 person bike making stops along the way.  Don’t delay in signing up for this fun event, space is limited!
pedal party 2015

Staff Appreciation- March 27th

Happy spring! Let’s treat our staff with a wonderful breakfast to show our love to them!!! Please bring items to the Condit stage between 7:00-7:30 on Friday, March 27th. Too early? No problem! You are more than welcome to drop the items off the day or night before. 
Please contact Holly Rosof if this plan works better.

SIgn up Sheet  –  Spring Break Buffet




3rd Grade Math Night- March 25th


APRIL 2015

  • thur. 2 – condit sociable | pedal party
  • fri. 3 – NO SCHOOL | spring holiday
  • mon. 6 – pto meeting | 8am election of board & sdmc
  • wed. 8 & 9 – kinder tours | 8:30am -10:30am
  • fri. 10 – staff appreciation | old fashion picnic
  • mon. 13 – cno | brisket bbq
  • wed. 15 thru 17 – spring book fair
  • sat. 18 – condit sociable | pedal party
  • tue. 21 & 22 - STAAR testing 3rd & 4th
  • wed. 22 – STAAR testing 5th
  • tue. 28 – 1st grade musical | 6:30pm
  • thur. 30 – kindergarten musical | 6:30pm

Enrichment Program- Odyssey of The Mind

Odyssey of the Mind

Odyssey of the Mind is an international educational program that provides creative problem solving opportunities for students from kindergarten through college. The teams choose a problem and then create and perform a skit under eight minutes long that addresses the problem and shows a solution. Coaches are only allowed to give guidance and no directions or suggestions.The 3 Odyssey of the Mind teams participated in the Regional competition this past Saturday.

Anna Lee coaches the 4th grade team: Erick Arakelian, Ishan Baker, Rohan Gupta, Ella Lee, Payton Ohler, Anika Shethia, Maysa Busaidy.

Tuni Baker coaches the Primary Team of 1st and 2nd graders whose members are: Akhil Baker, Ginny Del Campo, Sahil Gupta, Elle Lacson, Emma Lacson, Suria Mehta, Robbie Satcher.

Todd Murphy and Rebecca Rentz coach 4th-5th grade team: Scott Cricks, Sydney Cricks, Adeline Camero, Blythe Mogil, Charlotte Murphy, Daija Satcher, Jennifer Villanueva.

These team members won 2nd place and will be advancing to the state competition in April!!


Enrichment Program- Name That Book

NTB: Name that Book

Name That Book is an HISD Department of Library Services team competition. During the competition, quotes or clues are read aloud and each team must “Name That Book” from the 30-35 books on the list.Goals of the team are to promote a lifelong love of reading and learning, a strong sense of teamwork, and a competitive drive to do one’s best!

More information can be found at

After a long try-out process from September through November, the top seven contenders were chosen for the K-2 Name That Book Team. Team members include: Akhil Baker, James Cross, Ginny Del Campo, Sahil Gupta, Emily Nakata, Lorena Orribo-Bustamante, and Lindsay Tennant. These kids have worked incredibly hard all year and we are very excited for their upcoming competition on Thursday, March 26th! Let’s cheer on our Condit Cats to have a great competition experience!

Contact Jennifer Cross or Sneha Bhavsar for more information.


Enrichment Program- UIL

UIL   (University Interscholastic League)

The UIL exists to provide educational extracurricular academic, athletic, and music contests.The program of academic competition for elementary, middle school and junior high are designed to complement and expand upon what students learn in the classroom.

The UIL Team at Condit has 20 students in grades 1-5 competing against other HISD elementary schools in 20 different events.   The events include Spelling, Writing, Acting, Number Sense, Social Studies, Art, Music, Maps Chart and Graphs, and Public Speaking.

So far we have participated in 3 competitions and have 2 left (March 28, & May 2) for the academic year. We are competing against larger schools that are bringing 100+ kids and we are still WINNING 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in our events. It is very exciting for the kids to show thatCondit’s UIL Team is small but mighty.

To learn more see    and email Deirdre Rozowski to sign up.   There is still time to get involved!


Proposed Slate of PTO Officers and SDMC for 2015-2016 School Year

Listed are the Proposed Slate of PTO Officers for 2015-2016 School Year. We will be voting at the next PTO meeting, which is scheduled for April 6th. Click to read their bios below.
Candidate 2015-2016                                                         
President Peggy Chang
VP of Volunteering Whitney Donalson
Treasurer Melanie Carter
Depositing Treasurer Suzi Nelson
VP of Finance #1 (business) Stephanie Gabelnick
VP of Finance #2 (family)  Terry Leavitt-Chavez
VP of Social/Community Service  Jami Fowler
VP of External Communications and Student Activities Erin Mould
VP of Internal Communications  Stephanie Sparks
VP of School Services/Support Jennifer Cross
Past President/Parliamentarian  Ali Septimus
Faculty Representative Appointed by Principal
SDMC (2 year)  Sonu Mathew
SDMC (1 remaining year)  Sejal Patel

PTO Condit Board Bio


Neighborhood Kindergarten Registration

neighborhood kindergarten registration

Kindergarten registration has begun for the 2015- 2016 school year at Condit Elementary.  Be sure to register early to secure your spot! 

You can register in the front office.

You may need the following documents to complete registration.

  • Complete enrollment application – this can be picked up at Condit
  • Driver’s license of the person enrolling the student
  • Proof of residence – lease agreement, electric or water bill
  • Birth certificate
    Immunization record
    Social security card (requested)

March 2015

  • mon. 2 – pto meeting @ 8am | present pto officer slate
  • thur. 5 – breakfast with moms | 7:30am
  • sat. 7 – gatsby gala | 7pm @ houston city club
  • sun. 8 – daylight savings {don’t forget to adjust your clocks!}
  • tue. 10 - 3rd grade musical performance | 6:30pm @ cafeteria
  • thur. 12 - 2nd grade musical perfomance | 6:30pm @ cafeteria
  • mon. 16 to 20 – spring break | no school
  • fri. 27 – staff appreciation | fajita fiesta
  • fri. 27 – report cards
  • mon. 30 & 31 – STAAR testing 4th & 5th

Kids Triathlon

condit | kids triathlon
Join the Condit Tri Team at the Houston Texans Kids Triathlon April 19, 2015  at U of H.  If your child is interested in signing up for the Houston Texans Kids triathlon, you will find all the information you need at
Click this link to register for the race:
Don’t forget to list Condit team.
Our school will receive $10 back for each member of the team (as long as we have a minimum of 10 students on our team).  Former students and friends can also sign up for the Condit team.
Contact Allison Hart at for questions.