February 2022 Panther Newsletter

Feb 8, 2022

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From the Principal's Desk

Dear Fraga Families,


We're happy to have our students back and we appreciate your support in helping us maintain our campus safe.


As a reminder, Temporary Online Learning (TOL) has reopened for students who have to isolate/quarantine. Make sure to communicate with Ms. Uresti at 713-228-3408 about a COVID-19 exposure or positive test result.


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Queridos Fraga Families,


Estamos encantados de que nuestros estudiantes regresen y apreciamos su apoyo para ayudarnos a mantener nuestro campus seguro.


Como recordatorio, el aprendizaje temporal en línea (TOL) se ha reabierto para los estudiantes que tienen que aislar/poner en cuarentena.


Asegúrese de comunicarse con la Srta. Uresti al 713-228-3408 acerca de una exposición COVID-19 o resultado positivo de la prueba.

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Parent Notification – Federal Report Card /Notificación para los padres – Informe Federal

Dear Parent:

Middle College HS at Fraga is sharing this information about the district and your child’s campus with you as part of its obligations under the federal Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA).


Federal Report Cards for the state, the district, and each of the district’s campuses are now available on the Texas Education Agency’s website at:


Federal Report Card | Texas Education Agency


TEA (texas.gov)


If you need more guidance - please contact the front office - Ms. Uresti at 713-228-3408 / vuresti@houstonisd.org



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Estimado padre de familia:


La Escuela Middle College HS at Fraga le envía esta información sobre el distrito y el plantel de su hijo en conformidad con la ley federal Todos los Estudiantes Triunfan de 2015 (ESSA).


Los Informes Federales sobre el estado, el distrito y cada uno de los planteles del distrito están publicados en el sitio web de la Agencia de Educación de Texas:


Federal Report Card | Texas Education Agency


TEA (texas.gov)


Si necesita ayuda - por favor de contactar la oficina principal - Ms. Uresti at 713-228-3408 / vuresti@houstonisd.org

Upcoming Events and Important Dates

Fraga Calendar : https://www.houstonisd.org/Page/113243#calendar155721/20220111/month




February 4

End of Progress Report 4


February 8

FREE PCR COVID-19 Testing

MCHS at Fraga will be offering Free PCR COVID-19 Testing for students and staff tomorrow, February 8 in multipurpose room 160.


Please visit school website to register for testing or to schedule an appointment. Within 48 hours of the sample arriving at the lab, you should receive a text and/or email with information on how to access your COVID test result.


For Students:
This testing program is completely voluntary and requires the student’s parent/guardian to first provide a one-time consent by completing a digital consent form available at our school website.


February 11

Sending Progress Reports 4 Home


February 19

Saturday School to Close the GAPS

8:30-1pm

at East Early College HS building / Next to MCHS at Fraga



February 21
Teacher Service Day - NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS


February 21

TELPAS Window Opens

Assessment for ELL/Multilingual Students in Reading, Writing, Speaking, & Listening.


February 22

FREE PCR COVID-19 Testing

MCHS at Fraga will be offering Free PCR COVID-19 Testing for students and staff in multipurpose room 160.

Please visit school website to register for testing or to schedule an appointment. Within 48 hours of the sample arriving at the lab, you should receive a text and/or email with information on how to access your COVID test result.


For Students:
This testing program is completely voluntary and requires the student’s parent/guardian to first provide a one-time consent by completing a digital consent form available at our school website.



February 22

DePelchin Children's Center Virtual Sessions for parents



The FACE Department would like to invite you and your families to our mini-series on parenting in collaboration with the DePelchin Children’s Center launching on Tuesday, February 22. This three-part series will help parents promote emotional health strategies at home with students. Please help us spread the word with your parents and school community. We have attached our flyers in English and Spanish.

The sessions will be offered on Tuesdays in English and Thursdays in Spanish at 11:00 AM. The workshops are as follows:


English Sessions

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Creating Positive Relationships


Spanish Sessions

Jueves, 24 de febrero, 2022

11 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Crear relaciones positivas en la familia



English Sessions

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Taking appropriate self-care


Spanish Sessions

Jueves, 3 de marzo, 2022

11 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Cuidarse apropiadamente



English Sessions

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Learning how to manage personal and others mental health


Spanish Sessions

Jueves, 10 de marzo, 2022

11 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Aprender a manejar la salud mental personal y de los demás



To attend, join us here: https://bit.ly/FACEParenting. Or, by using the Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/96271806142


A laptop will be given away during each workshop!


All of our sessions are through Zoom. We look forward to seeing you all and your parents. To inquire more about our program or other FACE related programming, please reach us at 713-556-7290 or email us at FACE@houstonisd.org


Sincerely,

The Family and Community Engagement Department

Family and Community Engagement

713-556-7290 (Main)

HOUSTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT




February 26

Saturday School to Close the GAPS

8:30-1pm

at East Early College HS building / Next to MCHS at Fraga

YMCA has several events happening this Spring 2022 - Please see details

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Some of Our Students Play Soccer with East Early - here is the Schedule for this Semester

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Dress Code/ Código de vestimenta

About us

MCHS at HCC Felix Fraga is a Houston ISD high school with a Houston Community College partnership. MCHS gives 9-12 grade students the opportunity to earn their high school diplomas in a small school setting. Our campus is housed inside of HCC Felix Fraga’s campus. Our college atmosphere allows students to earn dual credit college classes/ level 1 marketing & sales certificates while obtaining their high school diploma.

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