A Message From Bear Branch JH

Week 36

Week 35 (5/7 - 5/11) Recap

Classroom Visits and Learning Celebrations

In week 35, we had another great week of instruction, learning, and extra curricular activities. See below to see what our students were learning and doing this week.

Week 36 (5/14 - 5/18) at a Glance

Monday, May 14

  • 7th Grade STAAR Math
  • 8th Grade STAAR Math Retest
  • MISD School Board Meeting - 6:30 PM at the Education Support Center

Tuesday, May 15

  • 7th Grade STAAR Reading
  • 8th Grade STAAR Reading Retest

Wednesday, May 16

  • 8th Grade STAAR Science

Thursday, May 17

  • 8th Grade STAAR U.S. History

Friday, May 18

  • Pep Rally - The 7th and 8th grade pep rallies will be held in the morning in our 8th grade gym. We will be on an alternate bell schedule on this day. Please click HERE to view the schedule.


  • 8th Grade Spring Dance - 7 to 9:30 at the BBJH Cafeteria
  • This dance is only for our 8th grade students and free of charge.
  • Students must have a ticket to enter the dance.
  • Tickets will be distributed this week during lunch.
  • Students' attire must meet the BBJH dress code.

Important Information

Student Council School Supply Drive

Student Council will be running a school supply drive May 1 - May 18. They will be collecting backpacks, writing utensils, paper, notebooks, binders, folders, etc. All donations can be dropped off at the front office. Thank you in advance for your help!


Click HERE to see the flyer for the drive.

BBJH Awards Ceremony

We will have an end-of-year awards ceremony at Magnolia HS at 6:30 PM on Monday, May 21. If your child will be recognized, you and your child will receive an invitation.

May 24 - Physicals at Magnolia HS

  • The physicians from Texas Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine and Affinity Medical Associates will be performing the athletic physicals for Magnolia ISD on Thursday, May 24th after school at the Magnolia High School Gymnasium.
  • Please click HERE to view a flyer for more information regarding physicals.

May 25 - Early Release and the Last Day of School

  • Friday, May 25 will be the last day of school and an early release day.
  • Typically, the day ends around 11:30. When I know the exact time, I will send it out.

Anonymous Alerts

Anonymous Alert System: Magnolia ISD utilizes the Anonymous Alerts® program at our junior high and high school campuses in an effort to empower students to report bullying, drug use or other personal safety concerns. All reports are completely anonymous and will be sent directly to school administrators, although students have the option to reveal their identity if they prefer to have a person-to-person discussion.


Please click HERE for more information regarding Anonymous Alerts.


Magnolia ISD and Bear Branch JH are dedicated to being the best. We are always exploring new technology and positive, proactive programs that reinforce an environment that is respectful and safe.

Calendar of Events

For an updated calendar of events, please click HERE. We do our best to stay on schedule. If there are changes or cancellations, we will update the calendar.