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Tex Hill Middle School-January 2016 Parent edition

Welcome to the Tex Hill Counseling Office!

The ultimate goal of the Tex Hill Counseling office is to be a Counseling, Academic, College/Career Readiness resource center for student success giving guidance to students, parents, faculty, and staff.
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Course Selection-Spring 2016

The Counselors will present Course selection presentations to all students through Science classes. Please see the dates below:


January 19 -8th grade


January 20-7th grade


January 22-6th grade


FEBRUARY 5, 2016 ALL TEX HILL AND JOHNSON H.S. COURSE SELECTION SHEETS WILL BE DUE TO STUDENT'S SCIENCE TEACHER OR THE TEX HILL COUNSELING OFFICE.


ALL MAGNET SCHOOL COURSE SELECTION SHEETS ARE DUE TO MRS. REICHERT, 8TH GRADE COUNSELOR IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE.

TEX HILL COURSE FAIR 2016

**January 26 will be the TEX HILL Course Fair in Cafetorium and Gymnasium.**

8th grade transition to Johnson High School

Here are some upcoming dates for our 8th graders as they transition to high school.


January 13- 8th grade visits to Johnson High School from 8:45 a.m to 10:35 a.m. in the Johnson Gymnasium


January 19th-Parent night at Johnson High School (6:00 p.m.-6:45 p.m. with students with last name A-L & 7:15-8:00 for families with last name M-Z) in the Johnson Auditorium


January 28th- Johnson Course Fair (6:00-6:30 for Parent meeting & 6:30-9:00 Course Fair) in the Johnson Auditorium

TESTING UPDATES- Mrs. Tiffany Johnson, Campus Test Coordinator (TELPAS/STAAR)

SAVE THE DATE: TELPAS/STAAR/STAAR EOC TESTING DATES


March 7-March 24- TELPAS Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing

Tuesday, March 29- 7th STAAR/STAAR A Writing & 8th STAAR/STAAR A/STAAR L Mathematics

Wednesday, March 30- 8th STAAR/STAAR A Reading

Thursday, March 31- make up testing



April 4- April 21- STAAR ALT 2 (grades 6-8)



Monday, May 2- STAAR/STAAR A EOC Algebra I

Monday, May 9- 6th, 7th, 8th STAAR/STAAR A/L Mathematics/8TH Mathematics retest

Tuesday, May 10 6th-7th STAAR/STAAR A Reading & 8th STAAR/STAAR A Reading retest

Wednesday, May 11 8th STAAR/STAAR A/STAAR L Science

Thursday, May 12- 8th STAAR/STAAR A/STAAR L Social Studies


**THE TEST ADMINISTRATOR TRAINING CALENDAR WILL COME OUT THE FIRST WEEK OF JANUARY.**

WEEKLY COUNSELING TIPS ON THE MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Counseling office will be sharing weekly Counseling tips on Tuesdays and Thursdays covering coping strategies over various topics and ways to deal with bullying.

Counseling Office contact information

Mrs. Tiffany Johnson-6th A-L, 7th grade, Lead Counselor tjohns29@neisd.net 210-356-8032

Mrs. Lesley Reichert-6th M-Z and 8th grade Counselor lreich@neisd.net 210-356-8033

Mrs. Jane Murray-Data Processor jmedra1@neisd.net 210-356-8031

Mrs. Julie Turner-Counseling Clerk/Registrar jturne3@neisd.net 210-356-8030