FJH Newsletter 5-17-2021

Ferris Junior High Celebrations and Information

Technology Issues

Technology questions for students and parents go to techsupport@ferrisisd.org

Call 972-544-2027

Week at A Glance

Students,


You made it to the last week of school! Congrats!

We do still have MAP testing in your Math and Reading classes on Monday and Tuesday. Make sure you show us your growth. We will use this data for summer school requirements.


May 19th all Chromebook, chargers, and hotspots will be required to be returned for ALL students. Virtual students are responsible for bringing theirs up by 3:30 PM.


Parents, I also need you to take the VERY QUICK survey below. Thanks!



  • Monday - A Day MAP testing for Math and Reading Spring Play after school at 5:00
  • Tuesday -MAP testing for Math and Reading
  • Wednesday - Teachers will not accept any make up work beyond this date (They can set an earlier date if they choose.)
  • Thursday - Student Staff soccer game $1
  • Friday - We will communicate by the end of the day Friday if your student is required to attend summer School Starting June 1st. It will go through June 24th.
Field Day 2021

YEARBOOKS!

Yearbooks have arrived!! We will have a yearbook signing party on Wednesday, May 12th. All of you who have bought a yearbook will get out of class to receive your yearbook and attend our signing party that afternoon! If you did not buy one, you are in luck!! There was a mishap, and we got 39 EXTRA copies of the yearbook! One of the extras can be yours for just $25, but hurry! These extras will go quick! First come, first serve. Money is due at time of ordering. You can send cash with your student to Mrs. Mikula.
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Video Below Better Explains Skyward and How to use it.

Skyward JH Updates Daily Progress Report & Family Access

Testing Dates to be Aware of

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.

Click here for live updates of FISD COVID Cases

This link will take you to the information page for FISD on COVID cases and responses. This data on numbers of cases is updated daily.

New To Ferris Jr. High - Click here

This is a link to lots of great information for FJH students and parents, all in one page!

Click Here for Google Classroom and Google Meets Codes

Some of them have changed, so please make sure you're in the correct one.

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Grade Checks

Parents,

Please make sure you are checking your student's grades. We have many students falling behind on assignments.Here is the link to check.

https://www.ferrisisd.org/for_parents/skyward_family_and_student_access

How to check your students grades in Skyward

Parent Power-Up: Checking Grades 📊
The Ferris Jr. High Grading Policy

Please make yourself aware of all FJH grading Policies. Thanks!

Follow us @Ferris_junior_high

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Click Here if you need a HOTSPOT

If you don't have the internet at home, this is a way to ensure you have internet!

Click here for our new student led podcast

This will give you information about FJH and Ferris ISD.

Click here for the podcast on Spotify

Same Podcast, but will open it in Spotify

Stay Connected

Parents and students. Below are many ways you can connect with us and stay up to date.

You can also follow us on Instagram @ferris_junior_high

Please remember to keep all the information (Phone numbers, addresses, and emails) up to date with Ms. Sparkman.