Roel A. & Celia R. Saenz Elementary is committed to educating our students during this temporary disruption of our traditional learning environment. Our teachers and staff are working to develop lessons and stay in contact with parents and students as we navigate this unprecedented course in our educational system.
Roel A. & Celia R. Saenz Elementary has implemented the free suite of web-based applications, Google Apps for Education, for our students, teachers, and staff.
We are excited to offer Google Apps for Education as it represents an important step towards developing a 21st century approach to curriculum and learning. These tools will support the high levels of collaboration that are required in today’s classroom to prepare students with the communication and collaboration skills they need to be successful in educational settings and the work force.
Roel A. & Celia R. Saenz Elementary está comprometida a educar a nuestros estudiantes durante esta interrupción temporal de nuestro aprendizaje tradicional. Nuestros maestros y personal están trabajando para desarrollar lecciones y mantenerse en contacto con padres y estudiantes mientras navegamos por este curso sin precedentes en nuestro sistema educativo.
Roel A. & Celia R. Saenz Elementary ha implementado el conjunto gratuito de aplicaciones basadas en la web, Google Apps for Education, para nuestros estudiantes, maestros y personal.
Estamos entusiasmados de ofrecer Google Apps for Education, ya que representa un paso importante hacia el desarrollo de un enfoque del currículo y el aprendizaje del siglo XXI. Estas herramientas respaldarán los altos niveles de colaboración que se requieren en el salón de hoy para preparar a los estudiantes con las habilidades de comunicación y colaboración que necesitan para tener éxito en su educación y en la fuerza laboral.
Apply for New P-EBT Benefit for Roma ISD Families Today!
Enrolled students (up to 21 years of age) in families that temporarily lost access to free or reduced-price school meals for the 2020–2021 school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic may be eligible to receive Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT). P-EBT benefits can be used to buy food from any retailer that accepts the Lone Star Card.
To apply, go to yourtexasbenefits.com/Learn/PEBT (application link is case-sensitive). The application opens June 2. Deadline to apply is Aug. 13, 2021.
Who Needs to Apply?
For more information about eligibility, applying and getting your P-EBT benefits, visit hhs.texas.gov/pebt, or call the P-EBT Call Center at 833-442-1255, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.–6 p.m. Central time.
The Federal Communications Commission has launched a temporary program to help families and households struggling to afford Internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Broadband Benefit provides a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers.
Eligible households can enroll through a participating broadband provider or directly with the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) using an online or mail in application.
You can learn more about the benefit, including eligibility and enrollment information, by visiting www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit, or by calling 833-511-0311
Make sure you select the option that Roma ISD participates with USDA in Community Eligibility Provision. This program allows all of our students to eat for free.