Bernarda Jaime Junior High School

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Weekly Update: September 13 - 17

Rider Family,


You have all been doing great in working with all of our students so far this year. I ask that you continue to do what you are doing. Keep building those relationships and keep having your students be engaged with your lessons.


This is the last week of the 1st Six Weeks, yes, the end of the 1st Six Weeks. Please work with our students in reaching their goals for your class. We are aiming at having no more than 10% of our student population failing at the end of the term. I know I have shared the expectation of calling home when students are failing and documenting those phone calls. Also, the expectation of providing needed accommodations and documenting those as well. Grades need to be posted by 4pm for UIL purposes.


Just a friendly reminder to sign up for concession stands session or our dance and please submit your courtesy fund donation ($25) to Ms. Alma by the end of the month.


I appreciate all you do!


Dr. P

Why We Teach

Join Us At The Homecoming Dance

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Weekly Schedule

Monday, September 13th


  • ELAR/MTA Morning Duty
  • Science & Social Studies PLC during planning period
  • After School Duty
  • Home Volleyball Game vs. Falfurrias Here
  • 4:30 Concession Stand: V. Barrera, J. Lopez, V. Gonzalez
  • 6:30 Concession Stand: C. Martinez, V. Barrera, TBA


Tuesday, September 14th


  • Math Morning Duty
  • Faculty Meeting at 4:05 pm in Library
  • After School Duty


Wednesday, September 15th


  • Science/Athletics Morning Duty
  • Mark White Classroom Observations and Debriefs (Schedule Sent Out)
  • School Picture Day (Para Will Come By Your Room To Get Students)
  • After School Duty
  • District SBDM Meeting 5:00 - 6:00
  • Homecoming Dance Set up at 4:30, Dance 5:00 - 6:30, Clean Up 6:30 - 7:00, Please see shift you sign up for


Thursday, September 16th


  • Social Studies/Art Morning Duty
  • Beginning of Year Assessment Day 1 (Selected Students)
  • Modified Afternoon Schedule TBA (Shortened Advisory)
  • Homecoming Pep-Rally, School Community Only 3:30 - 4:00 pm
  • Volleyball at Banquete
  • Football vs. Aransas Pass Here
  • 4:30 Concession Stand: D. Barrera, J. Barrera, P. Martinez, V. Barrera, G. Villalpando, M. Sandoval
  • 6:30 Concession Stand: C. Martinez, C. M. Garcia, TBA


Friday, September 17th


  • Other Electives Morning Duty
  • Beginning of Year Assessment Day 2 (Selected Students)
  • After School Duty
  • End of Week 6: Need to have 12 grades in grade book by today

BJJH T-Shirt Sale

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DAILY REMINDERS


  • Clock in no later than 7:45 and out no earlier than 4:15.

  • Paras follow the schedule provided to you.

  • Follow the 10/10 restroom rule.

  • Those who travel to high school may not leave more than 5 minutes before the previous class.

  • Place pacing calendars and lesson plans on door folder.

  • Post attendance every period.

  • Post 2 grades per week in ascender.

  • Make and document a minimum of 10 parent contacts a week.

Upcoming Events

Sept 18 CPI Refresher Training

Sept 21 Common Assessment Day 1

Sept 22 Common Assessment Day 2

Sept 22 Cross Country at George West

Sept 23 Football against Odem/George West - Here

Sept 27 Professional Development Day

Sept 27 Volleyball against Bishop - Here

Sept 28 Data Day

Oct 02 Cross Country at Miller

Oct 04 Volleyball vs. Hebbronville Here

Oct 09 Volleyball at Odem

Oct 11 School Holiday

Oct 11 Santa Gertrudis Academy Here

Oct 14 Football vs. Taft Here

Oct 18 Volleyball at Ricardo

Oct 21 Football vs. Bishop/Odem Here

Oct 28 Football vs. Falfurrias Here

Oct 23 Volleyball at Bishop

Nov 04 Football at London

September 27th Professional Development Schedule

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It's Your Birthday!!!!

Coming Soon!