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SEPTEMBER 26TH - OCTOBER 2ND

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

9/27-10/1 Scholastic Book Fair

9/27 8th Grade Football vs Roach (B Team) 5:30 PM - (A Team) 7PM @ Wakeland High School

9/28 7th Grade Football vs Roach (B Team) 5:30 PM - (A Team) 7PM @ Wakeland High School

9/29 8th Grade Volleyball vs Vandeventer (C Team: 5:30 B Team: 6:30 A Team: 7:30) @ Vandeventer Middle School

9/30 7th Grade Volleyball vs Vandeventer (C Team: 5:30 B Team: 6:30 A Team: 7:30) @ Griffin Middle School

10/2 Lone Star High School Rising Rangers Cheer Academy 1PM-4PM

10/26 Lifetouch - School Picture Re-take Day

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR!!!

Look what’s arrived! We can wait to welcome you to our Book Fair this week! Stop by for your next great read, September 27-October 1!

GET YOUR YEARBOOK!!!

8th Grade Parents:


Griffin Middle School is offering the opportunity to purchase a recognition ad for your child.


Yearbook ads are a great way to celebrate student success and milestones and reflect on the person your student has become. Show your pride and support your school at the same time.


Visit https://www.jostens.com/apps/jcom/router.mvc?affiliateId=1438957 to create your recognition ad. Ads will be available for purchase until Friday, November 12th.


This offer is available for 8th grade students only.

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LONE STAR HIGH SCHOOL RISING RANGER CHEER ACADEMY 10/2/2021

The Lone Star High School Cheerleaders will be hosting their Rising Rangers Cheer Academy on October 2, 2021 from 1-4 PM.
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RAIL Tutoring Program

Frisco ISD teachers are now offering weekly online tutorials in the evenings, saving parents time and money that might otherwise be spent on outside tutors.

The tutorials are facilitated by District teachers who have worked with the Teaching and Learning Department to ensure alignment between what happens in the classroom and what is covered in online tutorials. Tutorials are at 6 p.m.:

  • Mondays - Math
  • Tuesdays - Social Studies
  • Wednesdays - ILA
  • Thursdays - Science

Learn more about how to access the tutorials here.

Griffin Middle School Career Day 2022

Griffin Middle School annual 8th grade Career Day will be held on Thursday, February 17, 2022. We could use your assistance with recruiting speakers for this event to share their occupation with our 8th grade students. (See Career Day Flyer below).

COVID-19 Priority Testing for Staff and Students

Students and Staff Get Priority Access to COVID-19 Testing

Frisco ISD has partnered with Nomi Health, a COVID-19 testing facility, to make sure students and staff have convenient access to free PCR and antigen testing. The testing site located at the northwest corner of Technology Drive and World Cup Way has a priority access line for FISD staff and students. Individuals are not required to use Nomi Health. Learn more about registration.

Support the Frisco Education Foundation through Amazon Smile

You can support the Frisco Education Foundation by shopping on smile.amazon.com. Choose the Frisco Education Foundation as the recipient and .5% of the purchase price will go straight to the FEF.

The Frisco Education Foundation is the 501(c)3 not-for-profit that exists solely to benefit the students and staff of Frisco ISD. Click here to learn more about the FEF.

FRISCO ISD Fine Art “Musings” Newsletter

The District is proud of fine arts students and staff across the District and wants to make sure you are aware of the robust and relevant fine arts happenings throughout the year.


Click here to find the latest newsletter or sign-up for the newsletter to get it directly in your inbox.

FRISCO ISD PODCAST

Check Out the FISD Podcast

In the third episode of The Frisco ISD Podcast, Managing Director of Guidance and Counseling Dr. Stephanie Cook joins us to discuss social-emotional learning. In this episode, we discuss its meaning and how parents can support their students throughout their SEL journey. Listen now on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts.

FISD Printable Calendars

Get to Know the Calendars on the District Website

The Frisco ISD calendar section has numerous functionalities. You can customize your calendar to include only the district calendars that are applicable to you before printing, subscribing or syncing to your Outlook. For example, high school athletics and middle school fine arts can each be specified by campus and activity.

Check out the FISD Community Folder

Check Out the Community Folder

The community folder area of the District website is full of advertisements and links to information about goods and services that may be of interest to the FISD community. You can find everything from discounts on kids’ camps to volunteer opportunities. The folder does not represent the viewpoint of the District and is not an endorsement of the advertiser, products, or services listed.

GRIFFIN MIDDLE SCHOOL HOURS

SCHOOL HOURS: 8:25 AM - 3:45 PM School doors to the main entrance and cafeteria will open at 7:45 AM each day.


A.M. tutorials begin at 7:55 AM and P.M. tutorials end at 4:05.