Tison Roo News 2015-16

Week of October 19th - 23rd

Welcome to the weekly newsletter for Tison Middle School! The goal for this newsletter is to provide information on Tison programs, activities, and events for students, parents, and our community.

THANK YOU TO CORPORAL RAYMOND FOR ALL THAT YOU DO FOR US AT TISON!

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VOLUNTEERS!

We need your help at Tison Middle School!

We still need Concession Stand Workers at all home athletic events. Please use the following links to sign up and help out!


Football: http://vols.pt/qwxrke


Boys' Basketball: http://vols.pt/3eA6SH


Girls' Basketball: (coming soon)


Also, if you have interest in serving on the PTA Board at Tison, please contact Lisa Edmunds, Assistant Principal @ ledmunds@weatherfordisd.com or 817-598-2960.

UPCOMING TISON EVENTS

Monday, Oct. 19 –- Band Concert @ 7PM in Gym


Tuesday, Oct. 20 –- 8th Grade Football vs. Brewer @ 5PM


Thursday, Oct. 22 –- Volleyball @ Granbury Middle School


Saturday, October 24 -- "Mask - a - Bash" -- Fall Dance @ 6 PM

"MASK - A - BASH"

Saturday, Oct. 24th, 6-8pm

102 Meadowview Road

Weatherford, TX

Wear a mask...dress in costume (school appropriate)...or come as you are...but come and HAVE A BLAST at the "Mask - A - Bash"'!!


Tickets cost $3 (pre-sale) and $5 (at the door)!


Highlights include:

-- dancing & music

-- movie and games

-- open gym

-- "Room of Doom"

-- photo booth

-- contests

-- FOOD FOR SALE: pizza, Chick-Fil-A, candy, and soda

T3 (TISON TENNIS TEAM) PICTURES FROM THE OCTOBER 14TH TOURNAMENT

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BACK ROW: Hailey Maloy; McKenna Buchfink; Katelynn Snyder-Jones; Skylar Lindsey; FRONT ROW: Devon Hairston; Casen Bullock; Aaron Hairston

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Members of the Tison tennis team "pinked out" against their opponents at their match last Wednesday, October 14th. Pictured above: McKenna Buchfink and Hailey Maloy

Tison's Annual Preview Concert

Monday, Oct. 19th, 7pm

Tison Main Gym

We are looking forward to performing for you Monday, October 19th for the annual Preview Concert. Please refer to the Tison Band Calendar of Events sent on previous emails. The performance is a test grade.


Performance starts at 7:00 PM

STUDENT ATTIRE: 2015 band t-shirt and jeans

Concert Location: Tison Main Gym


GENERAL INFORMATION:

6:20 -- 6th grade Beginner Band seated in Gym for rehearsal and sound adjustments.

6:30 -- 7th grade Cadet Band seated in Band Hall for rehearsal and sound adjustments.

6:50 -- Concert & Symphonic Band seated in Gym with instruments and music binder.

7:00 -- Performances start with 6th grade Beginner Band

7:15 -- Cadet Band performance

7:25 -- Concert & Symphonic Band Performance


**All groups must stay and listen/evaluate the other performers as part of the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills 117.36 Section 5(A) in order to receive full credit for the performance.**

2ND ANNUAL TISON "ROO DONE IT" (MURDER MYSTERY SHOW)

Thursday, Nov. 5th, 6:30pm

Tison Cafetorium

The 2nd annual "Roo Done it" -- titled Murder at the Pie Auction will be performed by the Tison Theatre Arts Production class on Thursday, November 5th at 6:30 PM in the Tison cafetorium

**ATTENDANCE REMINDER**

It is incredibly important that your student is at school and on time. If you have an eighth grader taking any high school credit class (Spanish, Algebra, PE, Band, Advanced Art, Advanced Theatre, Dance, Keyboarding), your student must be in attendance 90% of the days of instruction in order to receive credit.

CONNECT WITH TISON ON TWITTER!

Just search for and then "follow" the following:


@tisonprincipal (Principal, Carrie Harrison)

@WeatherfordDad (Assistant Principal, Trace Craft)

@LisaEdmunds (Assistant Principal, Lisa Edmunds)

@1LBaird (Keyboarding teacher, Laura Baird)

@belledirector (Tison All Stars/WHS Blue Belles Director, Laura Buckner)

@MrsFentonTMS (7th grade Math & yearbook teacher, Leslie Fenton)

@Profe_Ferrell (Spanish teacher & NJHS co-sponsor, Kym Ferrell)

@mrsafowler (Texas History teacher, Amanda Fowler)

@coachgommert (7th grade Science teacher & coach, Colton Gommert)

@tisonlibrary (Librarian, Leah Greer)

@MharrisScience (7th grade Science teacher, Melissa Harris)

@AndreaHayward3 (8th grade Math teacher, Andrea Hayward)

@KerfootSylvia (STACI aide, Sylvia Kerfoot)

@ErinLight3 (7th grade ELA teacher & Tennis coach, Erin Light)

@SimplyDramaStac (Theater Arts teacher, Stacey Mitchell)

@wmohr8 (8th grade Math teacher, Wendy Mohr)

@mattnovikoff (Inclusion/Math Resource Teacher, Matt Novikoff)

@stpatterson11 (8th grade ELA teacher & cheerleading sponsor)

@smilesas8 (8th grade Science teacher, Sally Scott)

@ToniScience (8th grade Science teacher & NJHS co-sponsor, Toni Smith)