FJH Newsletter 10-25-2021
Ferris Junior High Celebrations and Information
Week at A Glance
This week is Red Ribbon week! - You may not wear jeans, only the other dress up themes.
The 1st quarter report cards should be coming in the mail, along with attendance letters for missing days. Friday is a WIN day and a perfect chance to make up that time, if you want to come in and get a day made up, you MUST email Dr. Lowery ahead of time.
Thanks to all the parents who came to the board meeting! It is great to see you there!
Parents, we had some low grades.... Many of the kids had missing assignments. With so much time during advisory and on WIN days, we would not expect so many missing assignments. We need your help in keeping your child accountable. School is back and we need your help getting your child back in the groove. Please check Skyward at least once a week to make sure your child is where they should be academically.
Picture day is Tuesday November 2nd. You can dress up nice for this date if you'd like. Jeans are not allowed, as the pants won't show in the picture. You can wear a dress or a nicer shirt, but if you are not in dress code, it must be dressed up for the picture. We will allow regular t-shirts to count in this case.
October 29th is the school dance! $5 unless your parents joined PTO. There will be dancing, video games, and snacks. You're welcome to bring your console, games and remote, but you are responsible for it. There will be a costume contest with prizes as well!
After the dance, we will walk students who don't get picked up to the High school. It is $5 to get into the haunted house. $1 to go back through it! Should be a fun night!
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- Monday -
- Tuesday -
- Wednesday - NJHS induction ceremony
- Thursday- Dyslexia Parent Night Information below
- Friday - WIN day, no school for kids (Please use the time wisely)
- Friday - Halloween Dance from 6-8 PM $5 (Free if parent joined PTO)
Dates to be Aware of
- November 12 - WIN Friday No school for Secondary
- December 3 WIN Friday No school for Secondary
- December 13-14 Middle of year MAP testing
- December 15-17 Semester exams
- December 17th Early Dismissal 1:10
- January 17th - School Holiday
- February 15-17 Benchmarking
- February 18th WIN Friday
- February 21 Student holiday
- April 18 - WIN Monday
- May 3 - Algebra 1 EOC
- May 5 - STAAR science
- May 6 - STAAR social studies
- May 10 - STAAR math
- May 11 - STAAR Reading
- May 16-18 END of Year MAP testing
- May 19-20 Final Exams
- May 23 - Field day
- May 24 - Staff Student Soccer Game
Please make sure you put these dates on your calendar and ensure you are present. WE will send out more information as it gets closer for virtual students.
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