Week of February 19, 2024

Grammar School News

Happy Presidents' Day! We have a fun week ahead with College T-Shirt Day and Go Texan Day. Griffin Gala Tickets are LIVE. Help us invite the community to our Annual Griffin Gala! The Father-Daughter Dance is this Saturday, February 24th. Two great Coffee dates to attend in March. Join Headmaster, Kathryn Locheed, on March 1st, and Head of Grammar, Tamara Polvogt, on March 8th. Get ready to Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday, on March 1st. Finally, we invite you to check out upcoming scholar performances and field trip reminders below. Thank you for being a part of the Aristoi community, and have a Griffin great day!

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Mark your calendars for Aristoi's Annual Griffin Gala on Saturday, April 13, 2024, at the Red Oak Ballroom in Houston!

The theme of this year’s event is "New Horizons," as we celebrate an exciting new era of expansion in the history of Aristoi Classical Academy.

Attend the Gala:

  • Fabulous food
  • Live Auction
  • Cocktail attire
  • Special guest speaker
  • Dancing

Become a Sponsor:

Become a sponsor starting at $500!

Donate Auction Items:

Do you have goods or services you would like to provide for the live or silent auctions?

We are looking for:

  • Vacation connections
  • Fun experiences
  • Items at a fair market rate of $80+

Sell Raffle Tickets:

  • Raffle sales begin March 1st
  • Tickets are $5
  • Great prizes and incentives to come

Contact Director of Development, Steve Klugewicz and contribute to making the Aristoi Spring fundraiser a success!

Buy a Ticket, a Table, or Sponsor Here

School Board-approved '24 - '25 Academic Calendar

Click on the image below to view and download next year's academic calendar.

After School Activities

We are pleased to announce that we still have openings in select after school activities. Specifically, we have openings in Chess Club (for grades 1st through 4th), and Choir (for 3rd and 4th grade).

2023-2024 After School Activities Syllabi
After School Activities Sign-up Form

Parents who are interested in either of these activities can contact Mrs.Lara for more information.

2nd and 3rd Grade Parent Book Club

When: February 29th

Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Library

Click here for more information

3rd Grade Concert,

Thursday, March 7th

6:30 PM in the Commons

Scholars should arrive in school dress code no later than 6:00 PM.

If you have any questions please contact Ms. Boroughs.

Kindergarten Spring Program

Tuesday, April 9th

6:30 PM in the Commons

Scholars should arrive in school dress code no later than 6:15 PM.

If you have any questions please contact Ms. Boroughs.

School Board Meeting, February 26th, 5:30 PM at the Katy Logic & Rhetoric School

Please contact Ms. Miller for details.

Read Across America

The month of March is National Reading Month, and Aristoi students are readers!

To promote this special event, students may participate in Reading Bingo at home, so families can take part in the fun. It is a great (and optional) way for you and your child to celebrate reading at home.

Bingo cards and reading logs will be sent home in student folders.

Learn more about Reading Across America

For more information contact Mrs. Evette Haberman

View The Reading Bingo Card

College T-Shirt Day

February 22nd

All students and staff are invited to wear their favorite College T-shirt this day with jeans. For students not participating, dress code attire is required.

Please follow the casual dress guidelines in our Family Handbook.

If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Ober-Armstrong.

Go Texan Day

Friday, February 23rd

Students and staff are invited to wear western wear and celebrate Go Texan Day!

Scholars must bring a pair of tennis shoes if they have PE scheduled for the day.

Please ensure you are following Casual Dress Guidelines.

If you have any questions, please contact Ms.Ober

Aristoi to Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday, March 1st

Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday by dressing up as a favorite character or Seussical pattern. Will we see Cat in the Hat? One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish? Horton? The Lorax? We look forward to celebrating the joy of reading with your students.

Please follow the casual dress guidelines in our Family Handbook.

If you have any questions please contact Ms. Ober.

Coffee with Katy Headmaster, Kathryn Locheed, March 1st @ 8:15 AM in the Griffin Cafeteria (Logic & Rhetoric School)

Please contact Mrs. Chase to RSVP and for further details.

Coffee with Ms. Polvogt, Head of Grammar, March 8th @ 8:15 AM in the Library

Please RSVP to Ms. Ober.

Kindergarten Field Trip to the Oil Ranch, March 6th

For more information contact your scholar's teacher.

Second Grade Field Trip to Health and Science Museum, March 7th

For more information contact your scholar's teacher.

We need your Aristoi pictures!

Please share any pictures you have taken at school events during the year. If you have captured any memorable moments at Aristoi, please email them to 


The Aristoi Katy Grammar campus will be closed for lunch visitors over the following days due to testing:

  • February 20th
  • February 21st

For information contact Mrs.Lara.

In order to provide your student with the best experience in art and music, Aristoi is collecting a $20 fee for each K-4 student. This will assist Aristoi in providing: 

  • Art supplies (paper, pastels, paint, clay, etc.) 
  • Art tools (printmaking supplies, paint brushes, etc.)
  • Live music and theatre guest performances 
  • Classroom instruments & supplies
Pay your Fine Arts Fee Here

If you have further questions, feel free to contact the Business Office.

Library Volunteers are so vital to Aristoi Katy Grammar School. If you want to help please Contact Mrs. Ober-Armstrong for more information.

March 19th, Perfect Attendance Casual Dress Day

March 20th, No Dress Code Violations Casual Dress Day

Students are notified by the administration. Casual Dress Code Guidelines are in effect.

Please contact Ms. Ober if you have questions.

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Aristoi PTO News

(K-6) PTO Father Daughter Dance, Saturday,

February 24, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Griffin Center

Buy Tickets Here

PTO Volunteer Work Day

March 7th

Contact PTO at aristoiPTO@gmail.com for more details