TJH Update #10
September 30, 2020
A Message from Dr. Mitzner
In an effort to provide an introduction to our outstanding staff and an outline of the course, we have created PDF one pagers for each grade level. They are attached below this message and will also be on our website. We want to support our student learning so I am attaching the Face to Face student tutorial schedule. The KVA schedule will be posted through Canvas by your teachers as we do not want to share all the Zoom passwords in a public location.
For tutorials, students are to enter the front door at 8:30 when the door opens.
I am so proud of all our Titans this year! Thank you for reinforcing the safety protocols with your child and supporting them in their learning endeavors.
Dr. Kris Mitzner
Tays Junior High
Character Strong and Home Base this Week!
Homebase Booklets - KVA
Online Book Fair!
Legacy Parent Academy 2020-2021
Legacy Parent Academy sessions will be offered virtually for the 2020-2021 school year with an emphasis on supporting social-emotional wellness and topics that impact students district-wide. Academy sessions are supplemental to campus-based programs and initiatives. The sessions are planned from 6:00PM – 7:00PM as follows:
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Warning Signs and Symptoms of Suicide, Dealing with Suicide, and Speaking with Children about Suicide
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Anxiety and Reintegrating into School
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Navigating Emotional/Behavioral Concerns for Your Child
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Destigmatizing Mental Health
Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Managing Test Anxiety
Each Legacy Parent Academy event for the 2020-2021 school year will be in webinar format. Sessions will be translated into Spanish and posted on the Legacy Parent Academy webpage following each event.
Additional information is available on the Legacy Parent Academy webpage at http://www.katyisd.org/parents/Pages/Legacy-Parent-Academy.aspx.
Katy ISD 2020-21 Junior High Athletic Pass Information
You may pay with exact cash or a check for $75 made out to KatyISD Athletics. You will just come to the front office and we will exchange the payment for the pass at the door.
We will be selling JH Athletic Passes at the Tays JH until November 13th.
After November13th, Athletic Passes will only be available for purchase at Legacy Stadium Fieldhouse.
TJH Covid-10 Impact on Students Survey
We understand that our students and families are adapting to changes caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and are experiencing varying levels of stress depending on each family’s unique circumstances. In order to assist the school in providing adequate support for our students, we would like our families to complete the survey at the link below. Please know that completion of the survey is voluntary and any information shared would remain confidential among those providing support. https://tinyurl.com/y5ecfwdd
Love and Logic
Love and Logic Parenting Classes will be offered over Zoom in the fall semester of 2020. This semester, participation in Love and Logic parenting classes will be free of charge while supplies last. Dates and registration information can be found at the link love and logic.
Parent Legacy Academy
Legacy Parent Academy will be kicking off on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 with “Warning Signs & Symptoms of Suicide” from 6:00-7:00pm. Below is a link to join the Zoom webinar. Legacy Parent Academy.
Katy ISD Family Support Center
EDULOG Lite Bus Tracking System
Senate Bill 139
The 86th Texas Legislature passed Senate Bill 139 (SB 139), which requires Texas local education agencies (LEAs) to distribute the following notice to parents:
SB 139 Notice to Families click here. (English version)
SB 139 Notice to Families click here. (Spanish version)
TECHNOLOGY & DIGITAL SUPPORT INFORMATION
*New* Parent Tech FAQs
*New* Parent and Student Knowledge Base
Technology Help Desk Contacts for Parents/Students Support Inquiries
- Online: Katy ISD Tech Help
- Or, click “Help” in Canvas
- Or, call: 281.396.7400 (6:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.)
- Or, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
“How to Guide” for Parents on the Home Access Center (HAC)
Need to know how to view a report card, student grades, or other information?
Check out our “how to guides” on the Home Access Center, or click below.
October 1, 2020
Family Night - No Homework
VB 7th Grade MMJH vs. TJH at McMeans JH 5:15pm
VB 8th Grade MMJH vs. TJH at TJH 5:15pm
October 5, 2020
Virtual Scholastic Book Fair all week!
FB 7th Grade WCJH vs. TJH (Visitors) at OTHS 5:15pm
October 6, 2020
FB 8th Grade WCJH vs. TJH (Visitors) at OTHS 5:15pm
October 8, 2020
VB 7th Grade WCJH vs. TJH at TJH 5:15pm
VB 8th Grade WCJH vs. TJH at WCJH 5:15PM
October 9, 2020
October 12, 2020
Columbus Day/Student and Staff Holiday
October 13, 2020
FB 7th Grade AJH vs. TJH (Home) at Jordan HS 5:15pm
October 14, 2020
FB 7th Grade AJH vs. TJH (Home) at Jordan HS 5:15pm
October 15, 2020
District Flu Shot Clinic in TJH Cafeteria 4:00-6:00pm
VB 7th Grade BDJH vs. TJH at BDJH 5:15pm
VB 8th Grade BDJH vs. TJH at TJH 5:15pm
October 16, 2020
No Events Scheduled
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