Tiger Tracks

Parent Newsletter - Issue #299 - December 6, 2020

This Week at a Glance

Monday, December 7 (A Day)
  • Boys Basketball vs. Paetow 4:00/5:30/7:00 (Pre Sold Tickets for Players' Parents Only)


Tuesday, December 8 (B Day)

  • Tiger Tuesday- Dress like an ornament
  • STAAR Retest English I
  • Girls Basketball vs. RPHS 4:00/5:30/7:00 (Pre Sold Tickets for Players' Parents Only)
  • FBISD Dive Meet at Don Cook Natatorium


Wednesday, December 9 (A Day)

  • College Wear Wednesday
  • STAAR Retest Biology and US History
  • Academic Excellence Awards Pick up 3:45 - 5:00 PM Front Circle Drive


Thursday, December 10 (B Day)

  • STAAR Retest English II
  • Varsity Swim Meet vs. EHS 5:00 PM Don Cook Natatorium
  • Boys Soccer @ Cinco Ranch 5:00/7:00 PM


Friday, December 11 (A Day)

  • On Fridays We Wear Red
  • Boys Basketball vs. AHS 4:00/5:30/7:00 (Pre Sold Tickets for Players' Parents Only)
  • Girls Basketball @ AHS 4:00/5:30/7:00 (Pre Sold Tickets for Players' Parents Only)
  • Winter Orchestra Concert 6:30 PM Sugar Land Town Square
  • Varsity Football Playoffs vs. Tompkins 6:30 PM Legacy Stadium


Saturday, December 12

  • Boys Basketball vs. Cy Woods10:00/11:30/1:00
Updated 2020-2021 FBISD Calendar

Approved by the FBISD School Board 11/9/20

Tiger PRIDE

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Tiger Magic Minute

Travis High School Magic Minute - Ms. Laberge
Travis High School Magic Minute - Mattress Mack

Tiger To Do

Create a Student School Cafe Account

In order to facilitate a contactless process in the school lunch lines, go to www.schoolcafe.com. You can also download the app from the Apple Store or Google Play.


See the instructions below.

Tiger Fundraisers

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Make a Donation Here

Show your Tiger Staff Support by donating to our Faculty Fund!

Semester Exam Information for High School Students

The safety and success of our students and staff continue to be at the forefront of District planning. Due to the many teacher and student schedule changes in the transition from Term 1 to Term 2, semester exams taken at the end of the first semester will only include content that was taught in Term 2.


Face-to-face high school students will be released at 11:35 a.m. Thursday, December 17, and Friday, December 18. Bus routes will run at the early release times. In addition, a “grab and go” lunch will be provided to students who request one as they leave campus at the end of the day December 17 and 18. Online student’s school day will end at 12:15 p.m.

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Student Password Issues

If a student forgets or needs to reset his/her password, please go to my.fortbendisd.com to reset it. If you are having issues and can't seem to navigate the site, please contact Felicia Olivacce, data clerk or Andrea Spina, librarian.

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Tiger Advisory Update

Last week in advisory the students worked on scholarship applications and information through the Raise.Me scholarship program. Ask your student which scholarships they applied for to save you money!

Tiger Class of 2021

Be sure to click the below link to purchase your PROGRAD T-SHIRT!👕

https://gogearonline.com/ths-prograd21

The Deadline To Order Your T-shirt is December 3rd. Act Quickly!

You'll have the opportunity to earn Tiger Bucks on certain days when you wear your ProGrad T-shirt! 👕🐯💲👕🐯💲👕🐯💲

Thanks for your support!

#TigerPride365🐯
#ClassOf2021ProGrad🎓

❇WAYS TO SUPPORT CLASS OF 2021 PROGRAD❇


Community Rewards Programs - click on the below links to join these programs, selecting either William B. Travis Project Graduation options for each retail outlet. The Senior Class Project Graduation will then receive a portion of the total amount spent, which will help support our end-of-year Graduation Celebration! Families of all classes are asked to participate. Once enrolled, this will carry over from year to year - to then support your child's class.




Thank you for your support!

Tiger Clinic News

Every year, we strongly encourage all high-risk individuals and individuals with high-risk family members to get their flu vaccinations. This year, however, it is likely that flu viruses and COVID-19 will both spread this fall and winter. As a result, Fort Bend ISD, in partnership with Fort Bend County Health & Human Services, will provide free, drive-thru flu shots for FBISD students, in kindergarten through grade 12.


As our vaccine supply is limited, we must encourage families that have health insurance to contact their health care provider for flu vaccination.

Families who do not have insurance can pre-register for this appointment-only flu shot clinic by going to the registration page. The Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic will take place as follows:


When: Saturday, December 12, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location: George Bush High School (6707 FM 1464 Road, Richmond, 77407)

If all appointment slots are taken, uninsured families can also schedule a flu vaccination appointment with the Fort Bend County Immunization Clinic. Please call the Outreach Flu Clinic Registration Call Center at 832-471-1373 for more information.


Sincerely,
Fort Bend ISD

Tiger Athletics

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Grab and Go Meals to transition to two-day pickups/Dinner meals will be available


Starting the week of Monday, December 7, Fort Bend ISD will transition to two days of pickup for student meals, Monday and Thursday of each week.

On Monday, families may receive meals for Monday through Wednesday, and on Thursday, they can receive meals for Thursday through Saturday. Also, beginning on December 7, dinner meals will be available for pickup. To receive dinner meals, families will need to provide a student’s ID number and/or the child’s name and age.

Families may receive only one breakfast, lunch and dinner meal per student per day. All curbside menus can be found online at www.schoolcafe.com/fbisd or in the SchoolCafé app.

Grab and Go Meals will be available at the 10 locations listed below:


Curbside Meals 7:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.

Dulles High School (550 Dulles Ave, Sugar Land, 77478)

Hodges Bend Middle School (16510 Bissonnet St., Houston, 77083)

Missouri City Middle School (202 Martin Ln, Missouri City, 77489)


Curbside Meals 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Elkins High School (7007 Knights Ct, Missouri City, 77459)

Hightower High School (3333 Hurricane Ln., Missouri City, 77459)

Kempner High School (14777 Voss Rd, Sugar Land, 77498)

McAuliffe Middle School (16650 S Post Oak Rd, Houston, 77053)

Travis High School (11111 Harlem Rd, Richmond, TX 77406)

Willowridge High School (16301 Chimney Rock Rd., Houston, 77053)

Ridge Point High School (500 Waters Lake Blvd, Missouri City, 77459)

Roaring Ahead

Winter MiniMester 2020

Our credit recovery program is designed to provide students with an opportunity to graduate with their cohort. The course will be offered during the Winter break:


December 19th

December 21st- 26th (Session Closed 24th and 25th)


January 2nd- 5th

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The O-Lab will be open on campus with instructional assistance.


*January 4th*:

Deadline to complete the final exam. Must be proctored through Teams.

Students are also encouraged to work on the assigned course remotely even if they use the O-Lab to ensure successful completion.


More information to come!

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Tiger Pride Points

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Tiger Housekeeping

From the Registrar's Office

Verification of Enrollment (for driving purposes)


VOEs take 24 hours to process so please plan accordingly.


Please send Mrs. Charles an email cynthia.charles@fortbendisd.com to request with a Subject Line: VOE Request.


This QR Code will take you to the VOE website; click Cynthia Charles to get to her email.

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Counselor and Administrator Splits

Counselors

Tenille Pakoejoe, Lead Counselor

Ladale Webster-Lamb (A-Ch)

Monet Newsome (Ci-Go)

Jeanne Andrews (Gr-La)

Cheryl Clark (Le-Ok)

Brenell Young (Ol-Sh)

Tanya Johnson (Si-Z)


Principals

Sarah Laberge, Principal

Adrienne Garcia, Associate Principal

Damien Bassett, Assistant Principal (A-C)

Lisa Long, Assistant Principal (D-I)

Derryk Pope, Assistant Principal (J-M)

Tara Baker, Assistant Principal (N-R)

Erik Smith, Assistant Principal (S-Z)

To request that an announcement be added to this newsletter send information by Friday at 3:00 PM to

Ms. Garcia

Associate Principal

adrienne.garcia@fortbendisd.com