Friday Focus

Weekly Newsletter for Spring Hill Intermediate Employees

Friday, September 25, 2015

Spring Hill Homecoming Weekend!

The Teacherage (behind our cafeteria) will be open Friday night from Halftime to 11:00pm and Saturday from 1-6 PM. There will also be a car show in our front parking lot! come out and enjoy the festivities!

Your Genius is Important to US! YOU MATTER... give yourself the gift of "mattering" today! Watch below:

Mattering IS the Agenda

Challenge: Tell 3 people how they matter to you today! Bonus: make one a STUDENT!

BrainPOP is HERE!

Our district has purchased BrainPOP through the district curriculum department as a resource for teachers! Watch this quick video for how it works! I will be sending an email early next week for signing up for your account!
About BrainPOP - Overview Video

504 Meetings Start Today

Remember that 504 Meetings begin today! Mrs. Alexander has scheduled these. Each meeting will be in the office Conference room. Mrs. Alexander invited homeroom teachers, but switch teachers are welcome to attend!

A Few RANDOM Reminders and Tips!

  • End of Six Weeks is October 2nd...Grades Due no later than Monday, October 5th at 3:30. Report Cards will go home that Thursday.
  • Donya Denman is not getting all her emails! Her email is Her brother's email is just ddenman...please make that change in your address books if necessary!
  • FUNDRAISER ENDS Tuesday, 9/29
  • 4th Gone to Belcher Center on 9/29
  • G/T gone to Longview WOW this Friday 9/25
  • Intervention Planning survey is coming Next week! Look for it in boxes!

Online Resources:

Remember we have the following:

United Streaming

IXL Math

Coming Soon: istation

New: BrainPOP

Pearson Online:

school code: 830812

E-mail Amy Doron if you need help with access to these!

Faculty Meeting Rescheduled for Monday, October 19th 3:00-4:30 (No Para's staff only)

We will have special guest Laurie Miller from Region VII to present training on how to modify for special education students in your classroom (from severe needs to less severe needs).

FUN FRIDAY RECESS: School wide plan

Please Begin this NEXT Friday, October 2nd.

Criteria for Fun Friday Recess Reward (additional 30 Minute Recess Each Week)

Purpose: to reward good behavior, hard work, and good attendance

  1. Classwork and Homework: All Homework and Missing work Complete. This may include AR tests, any homework needed, etc. (if it's not Fun Friday Recess)
  2. Behavior: 3 strikes and you're out: 2 sign-in's or color changes per week. When the 3rd is Fun Friday Recess
  3. Attendance: No More than 2 absences or tardies (on 3rd absence or tardy no Fun Friday Recess)

Check Your Google Calendar for upcoming Events this Week!

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Spring Hill Intermediate School

Amy Doron, Principal

Campus Mission Statement:
Spring Hill Intermediate provides a place for learning where all students can can find success, confidence, respect, and direction for their future!

Campus Vision Statement:

Collaborating to create an engaging, challenging, and well rounded system of education for the improvement of all students.