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Tex Hill Middle School-December 2014 TEACHER 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.

Ways to report Bullying at Tex HIll?

Tex Hill Counseling strives to provide and maintain safe, supportive, and equitable learning environment for our students (NEISD Board goal #2).


There are three ways to report bullying at Tex Hill Middle School:


1. Report to a faculty or staff (Counselors, AP, teachers, nurse, etc) member at anytime!


2. Bully boxes (Counseling Office and Library-picture provided above)!


3. Online on the Tex Hill Counseling webpage. http://www.neisd.net/hill/bullying.htm.


Please see your Tex Hill Counselors if you have any questions.

COUNSELING OFFICE UPDATES- Mrs. Tiffany Johnson, Counselor

IMPORTANT DATES FOR 8TH GRADE STUDENTS!!!!


Our 8th graders have some upcoming events as they prepare for their transition to high school and academic success in their middle school courses.


Friday, December 5- Part I College and Career Readiness presentation with 8th grade Counselor (through English classes). This will place in 8th CLC all day. Permission slips for the Johnson H.S. visit will be distributed at this time. They are due back to the students assigned English teacher by Friday, December 12.


Tuesday, January 13- Part II College and Career Readiness assembly with College and Career speakers. This will take place in the Gymnasium 6th period through beginning of 8th period.


Wednesday, January 14 - The 8th graders will be visiting our feeder high school Lady Bird Johnson from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. More information will be given in the next couple of weeks if you will need to serve as a chaperone or assist with the field trip.

Data Processor updates-Mrs.Paige Felter

Congratulations on making it through the first semester at Tex Hill! I’ve enjoyed getting to know you all, and hope it continues next semester!

Just a reminder, your 9-week (really 7-week) grades will be due in Gradespeed on Monday, January 5th, when we return from break. On Tuesday, the 6th, you will need to verify and print your grades from GTCH in the Mainframe by 3:00. Don’t forget to come sign them in my office! Report cards will be distributed on Friday, January 9th, during 8th period.

I hope you all have a happy, restful, holiday break! You have certainly earned it. See you next year, and Sic ‘Em Bears! J

Counseling Tips! PLEASE SHARE WITH STUDENTS.

UTSA PreFreshman Engineering Program: The 1/31/15 deadline is slowly approaching for the UTSA PREP program. 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students can attend this summer program from June 15 to July 30, 2015-. At the end of this program you can achieve high school credit. Please see link below for more information.


http://www.prep-usa.org/portal/saprep/studentDetail.asp?ID=91

Counseling Office contact information

Mrs. Tiffany Johnson-Counselor tjohns29@neisd.net 210-356-8032

Mrs. Lesley Reichert-Counselor lreich@neisd.net 210-356-8033

Mrs. Paige Felter-Data Processor pfelte@neisd.net 210-356-8031

Mrs. Jeanette Perkins-Counseling Clerk/Registrar jperki3@neisd.net 210-356-8030