Shark Bites

Informational bites to let you know what's going on!

Hello Shark Families,

We will continue completing any MAP Screening make-ups this upcoming week, so please make sure your student has a fully charged Chromebook each morning. For our virtual parents, please check your email for the STAAR commitment form if you are planning on sending your student to campus to take the STAAR tests during the week of May 10th. We look forward to a great week of learning!


Have a great week!

Courtney Rodriguez,

Principal

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Dance Tryouts for Brown MS & Jackson MS begin Monday!

See the flyer above as well as the recruitment video below for Middle School Dance tryouts.
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Upcoming Dates:

4/30/21

  • Spirit Shirt & Jeans Day (Jeans may not have holes, rips, or tears)

5/3/21- 5/7/21

  • Teacher Appreciation Week- help show our teachers some love this week!

5/4/21

  • Band Performances @ 6:30 & 7:30 p.m.
  • 6:30 Clarinet, Double Reeds, Percussion
  • 7:30 Saxophone, Flute

5/6/21

  • Band Performances @ 6:30 & 7:30 p.m.
  • 6:30 Trombone, Horn
  • 7:30 Low Brass, Trumpet

5/10- 5/14

  • STAAR Assessment Week

5/11/21

  • 5th Math STAAR AM
  • 6th Math STAAR PM

5/12/21

  • 5th Reading STAAR AM
  • 6th Reading STAAR PM
  • SCHOOL NURSE'S APPRECIATION DAY!

5/13/21

  • 5th Science STAAR AM
  • Make-ups PM

5/14/21

  • STAAR Make-ups all day
Covid Self-Reporting Form (Symptoms or Exposure)

For students and staff members in Forney ISD

Covid Guidance for Students

If a student is exhibiting these symptoms, please keep them home and call our nurse.


  • Cough; difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Severe headache
  • Sore throat
  • Loss of taste or smell
  • Diarrhea, vomiting, or abdominal pain
  • Feeling fevering or having fever greater that 100 degree F.


If someone in your household has Covid, or is suspected of having Covid (even if waiting for test results), or your child is exhibiting any of the above symptoms, please fill out the self-reporting form below.


When students are home due to quarantine, they can participate in their school work on Canvas so that they don't get behind. Logging in to Canvas each day and completing assignments counts as their daily attendance.

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Securly: How To Manage Your Student's Web Activity

Did you know that Securly allows parents to impose additional filters on their student’s chromebook while at home? Click for more info!

Add these to your calendar...

In addition to our campus jean days with spirit shirts, FISD has added Future Ready Days where students can wear jeans with a college or military shirt to show that they are Future-Ready! Please see those added dates below.
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Order Spirit Wear Here!

The school ID# is 363975

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Medication Form for Clinic

If you are sending your child with, or dropping off, medications to be administered during the school day, please fill out a form for each medication.

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Student Passwords

Don't forget that all returning student accounts will force a change of password beginning on August 3rd. Please click here for directions and support.