Shark Bites

Informational bites to let you know what's going on!

Dear Families,

I hope that you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving break! We want our students to return safely to school, so please help us by monitoring all symptoms of illness. Keep your students hope if they are ill. The symptoms could include:


  • Cough; difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Severe headache
  • Sore throat
  • Loss of taste or smell
  • Diarrhea, vomiting, or abdominal pain
  • Feeling fevering or having fever greater that 100 degree F.



If someone in your household has Covid (even if waiting for test results) or your child is exhibiting any of the above symptoms, please fill out the self-reporting form below.


If you have questions, feel free to call our campus nurse and she can provide guidance.


As your students return to campus tomorrow please make sure they have a clean mask to wear each day as well as a refillable water bottle so that they can stay hydrated. Thanks for your support to keep our students and staff safe and healthy!


Sincerely,

Courtney Rodriguez

Covid Self-Reporting Form (Symptoms or Exposure)

For students and staff members in Forney ISD

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Upcoming Dates:

12/1

  • Toy Drive Ends Today- see flyer above for information

12/4

  • If you are changing your learning environment for January, the form is due TODAY. See flyer above and go to Skyward to submit the form.
  • If you are NOT changing your learning environment (student is staying with current learning environment), you do NOT need to fill out the form.

12/17

  • Future Ready Focus Day
  • Jeans (NO holes or tears) w/ college or military shirt

12/18

  • Jeans & Spirit Shirt
  • Early Release @ 12:10

12/21- 1/1

  • Winter Break (campuses closed)

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Time Capsule Project for the Smith Yearbook

Memory from 2020 Project


This school year has definitely been one of a kind! There are some ups and downs and pros and cons- but we want your help to add personal touches to this year’s yearbook.


We are asking that students submit works of art to add to the yearbook to help capture memories of 2020. This art can be drawings, memes, graphics designs, or poems. We will choose some of these to use in the 2020-2021 yearbook.


  1. Designs must be appropriate. Negative comments or wording will not be accepted.

  2. Be creative!

  3. Complete project using plain drawing paper (not bigger than 8.5 x 11)

  4. Write your name and grade on the back of the project. If submitting via email make sure to add your name and grade level in the body of the email.

  5. Submit your physical project to Mrs. Clark (Rm 59). You can also scan/ take a picture of your project and email to Mrs. Clark at ekclark@forneyisd.net . PLEASE MAKE SURE PHOTOS AND SCANS are clear, not blurry, and capture all of your work.

  6. Deadline is December 14, 2020


Deadline is December 14, 2020. Make sure to submit to Mrs. Clark as soon as possible.

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Add these to your calendar...

In addition to our campus jean days with spirit shirts, FISD has added Future Ready Days where students can wear jeans with a college or military shirt to show that they are future ready! Please see those added dates below.
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Order Spirit Wear Here!

The school ID# is 363975

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Grab & Go Meals for Virtual Students

Grab & Go Meal service is available for purchase for our virtual students. Families are welcome to pick-up breakfast and/or lunch at any campus in our district during the following times:

Elementary: 8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

Intermediate: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Middle: 8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

High: 8:50 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Medication Form for Clinic

If you are sending your child with, or dropping off, medications to be administered during the school day, please fill out a form for each medication.

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Student Passwords

Don't forget that all returning student accounts will force a change of password beginning on August 3rd. Please click here for directions and support.