Have a Safe and Happy Summer!!!

Mrs. Tracy Hughett

Hi! My name is Tracy Tomanec Hughett.
I am a La Grange High School graduate Class of 1992.
I attended Southwest Texas State University
where I received my
Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

I am certified to teach Early Childhood up to 6th Grade. 

Class of 1997



I started my teaching journey in 1997 as a Smithville Tiger @ Brown Primary

with the Kindergarten Team and then in 1997 I joined Hermes Elemenary Kindergarten

and remained there till 2016 until I was asked to join the Pre K team.



  Two of my favorite things are spending time with 
my husband, Brett & playing with our furry kids: 
Dogs: Sakura & Gypsy 




    Parents as Partners    


  • Read together every day! Develop the love of reading through books.
  • Listen to stories and practice comprehension skills (e. Retell the story, recall facts, answer questions from the story)
  • Teach child basic self-care skills. eg. washing hands, brushing teeth, buttoning and zipping shirts, jackets, and pants, tying shoe laces.
  • Familiarize child with the different parts of his/her body.
  • Assist him/her in recognizing left and right.
  • Encourage him/her to write and recognize his/her first and last names.
  • Teach child his/her home phone number and address.
  • Assist child in developing gross motor coordination. eg. hopping, skipping, running, galloping, throwing, catching, etc.
  • Familiarize child with parents' occupations and other occupations.
  • Familiarize child with community.
  • Expose child to many things and experiences in his/her environment.
  • Develop an awareness of colors and shapes of familiar objects.
  • Expose child to educational toys and games that will broaden his/her experiences.
  • Talk with your child often and encourage him/her to speak clearly using sentences.
  • Have children use words of position and direction, eg. top/bottom, front/back, over/on/under, large/ small,  etc.
  • Introduce child to the letters of the alphabet.
  • Encourage him/her to recognize all upper and lower case letters.
  • Teach children to recognize and name the numerals 0 – 10, and rote counting to 20.
  • Encourage your child to watch Sesame Streetand other suitable programs on TV.
  • Give your child some explanation of lunch money. eg. Identify coins - quarter, dime, nickel, penny.
  • Recognize and name the following colors: red, blue, yellow, green, orange, black, purple, brown, gray, pink, and white.
  • Give child simple oral directions.
  • Encourage child to follow directions closely.
  • Encourage child to create stories.
  • Involve child in cutting and pasting activities.                              
  • Have crayons, pencil and paper available at home.
  • Develop Social Skills- allow children to play and explore
  • Practice one-to-one correspondence and matching objects          
  • Teach your child his/her birthday
  • Sing ABC song                                                              
  • Practice writing his / her name 

Mrs. Hughett

PreK Room 111

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 Conference Period: 8:10 ~ 8:55