Tison Roo News 2017-18
Week of December 18th
Welcome to the Tison Middle School newsletter -- as a Tison parent, we want to ensure your involvement in your student's middle school life, and one way to do that is to keep you informed on what's going on at Tison.
This newsletter typically gets emailed to you on a weekly basis, and usually on a Friday afternoon. If you know a Tison parent who should be getting this newsletter and is not, please have him or her email Leah Greer at email@example.com. Also, if you have any questions or concerns over any information from the newsletter, please email Mrs. Greer.
Tison Middle School Principal
Monday, December 18 -- Sunday, 24
Monday, Dec 18 -- 7th/8th GIRLS Basketball VS Aledo MS @ Aledo (5-7 PM)
Monday, Dec 18 -- 7th/8th BOYS Basketball VS Aledo MS @ Tison (5-7 PM)
Tuesday, Dec 19 -- Tison Middle School Bands Winter Concert @ WHS (6:30-7:30 PM)
Friday, Dec 22 -- Beginning of Christmas Break for Tison Students
Monday, January 8 -- Sunday, January 14
Monday, Jan 8 -- WISD Staff Work Day (last day of Christmas Break for students)
Tuesday, Jan 9 -- 1st Day of Spring Semester for 2018
Thursday, Jan 11 -- 7th/8th GIRLS Basketball VS Cleburne Wheat MS @ Tison (5-7 PM)
Thursday, Jan 11 -- 7th/8th BOYS Basketball VS Cleburne Wheat MS @ Cleburne (5-7 PM)
Friday, Jan 12 -- Tison Spelling Bee at 8:15 AM in the Tison Cafetorium
2017 Fall Semester Final Exam Schedule
A Grand Champion Smile
Tison Spelling Bee -- January 2018
- Diana Antonio
- Ben Bernard
- CJ Bohlman
- Aspen Box
- Liz Coulter
- Peyton Dekin
- Aspen Dixon
- Caidence Douglas
- Lohi Ejere
- Rylee Esmond
- Leslie Estrada
- Madison Gieb
- Kyle Kumm
- Margaux McCarthy
- Eli McDonnell
- Kelsey Meharey
- Maryn Milligan
- Emma Morris
- Reese Peterson
- Destiny Roberts
- Shawn Sheriff
- Jacob Soap-Baker
- Sandy Strittmatter
- Jackson Stunt
- Jack Terrill
- Cole Thao
- Hailey Toten
Weatherford Regional Hospital Art Contest Winners
Congratulations to the following Tison students for having winning artwork in the Weatherford Medical City Holiday Art Contest for 2017! The hospital has partnered with WISD middle school art classes inviting students to contribute artwork for their Christmas Card for the past seven years.
Students from Hall and Tison submitted entries and a panel of judges from the hospital selected the winners. The following students from Tison placed in the competition:
1st Place -- Leslie Estrada (her winning artwork displayed to the left)
2nd Place -- Marissa Bosco
Mary Karen O’Neil
"Friends in Crisis" Awareness Presentation
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email or call us!
Phone: 817-598-2960, ext. 4104
Phone: 817-598-2960, ext. 4102
The following items will also be used during the presentation in 7th & 8th grade advisory classes:
Click the button above and then click "Agree" to see this video.
To order online, click the above button to visit the Balfour home page, and search for Tison Middle School.
Concession Stand Volunteer Sign-Up for Home Basketball Games
Currently searching for parent volunteers to work the concession stands for Tison HOME basketball games. Please use the sign-up links below to volunteer. Thank you!
If you need to cancel your time slot, please do so as soon as possible so that others are aware. Also, students under 15 cannot handle money and if students work they have to be accompanied by an adult/parent.
Here are the links to sign up:
BOYS ATHLETIC GAMES: http://signup.com/go/rzFjUgu
GIRLS ATHLETIC GAMES: http://signup.com/go/TLfBCzy
Thank you for your help!
Tison PTA VP of Hospitality/Concessions for Boys Athletics
Tison Library Ebook & Digital Audiobook Collection
You can find the Destiny Discover app in the Apple or Android app store -- it's free to download and will look like the picture above. The login information for students is the same as what they use to log in to Skyward (staff need to use the login information they use to log in to a computer).
In addition, included below is a also a link to a Destiny Discover Quick Start Reference Guide to help. If you have any questions, please email Leah Greer, the Tison Librarian, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
@tisonprincipal (Principal, Eric Sams)
@WeatherfordDad (Assistant Principal, Trace Craft)
@brittonsfa3 (Assistant Principal, Stephanie Britton)
@tisonband (April Page, TMS Band Director & Jay McNew, TMS Assistant Director)
@belledirector (Tison All Stars/WHS Blue Belles Director, Laura Buckner)
@Tisonchoir (Choir, Kathi Richards)
@MrsFentonTMS (Math Inclusion Teacher & Tison Yearbook Sponsor, Leslie Fenton)
@Profe_Ferrell (Spanish & Tison Cheerleader Sponsor, Kym Ferrell)
@GwenWard19 (Counselor, Gwen Ward)
@tisonlibrary (Library Media Specialist, Leah Greer)
@1LBaird (Data Entry Teacher, Laura Baird)
@McAda6thScience (6th grade Science, Trisha McAda)
@mrtexashistory (8th grade Blended Learning & Texas History - Corey Whitehead)
@MharrisScience (7th grade Science, Melissa Harris)
@AndreaHayward3 (8th grade Math, Andrea Hayward)
@ErinLight3 (8th grade ELA & Tennis coach, Erin Light)
@wmohr8 (8th grade Math/Algebra & Tison Athletic Coach, Wendy Mohr)
@mattnovikoff (Inclusion/Math Resource Teacher, Matt Novikoff)
@stpatterson11 (8th grade ELA, Stephanie Patterson)
@ToniScience (8th grade Science & NJHS sponsor, Toni Chapman)