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Tex Hill Middle School-December 2015 Teacher edition

Welcome to the Tex Hill Counseling Office!

The ultimate goal of the Tex Hill Counseling office is to be a Counseling, Academic, College/Career Readiness resource center for student success giving guidance to students, parents, faculty, and staff.
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Course Selection-Spring 2016

The Counselors will present Course selection presentations to all students through Science classes. Please see the dates below:


January 19 -8th grade


January 20-7th grade


January 22-6th grade


**January 26 will be the TEX HILL Course Fair in Cafetorium and Gymnasium.**


Here are some upcoming dates for our 8th graders as they transition to high school.


January 13- 8th grade visits to Johnson High School from 8:45 a.m.-10:45 a.m. in Johnson Gymnasium


January 19th-Parent night at Johnson High School (6:00 p.m.-6:45 p.m. with students with last name A-L & 7:15-8:00 for families with last name M-Z) in the Johnson Auditorium


January 28th- Johnson Course Fair (6:00-6:30 for Parent meeting & 6:30-8:00 Course Fair) in the Johnson Auditorium


FEBRUARY 5, 2016 ALL COURSE SELECTION SHEETS WILL BE DUE TO STUDENT'S SCIENCE TEACHER OR THE TEX HILL COUNSELING OFFICE.

TESTING UPDATES- Mrs. Tiffany Johnson

SAVE THE DATE: TELPAS/STAAR/STAAR EOC TESTING DATES


March 7-March 24- TELPAS Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing

Tuesday, March 29- 7th STAAR/STAAR A Writing & 8th STAAR/STAAR A/STAAR L Mathematics

Wednesday, March 30- 8th STAAR/STAAR A Reading

Thursday, March 31- make up testing



April 4- April 21- STAAR ALT 2 (grades 6-8)



Monday, May 2- STAAR/STAAR A EOC Algebra I

Monday, May 9- 6th, 7th, 8th STAAR/STAAR A/L Mathematics/8TH Mathematics retest

Tuesday, May 10 6th-7th STAAR/STAAR A Reading & 8th STAAR/STAAR A Reading retest

Wednesday, May 11 8th STAAR/STAAR A/STAAR L Science

Thursday, May 12- 8th STAAR/STAAR A/STAAR L Social Studies


**THE TEST ADMINISTRATOR TRAINING CALENDAR WILL COME OUT THE FIRST WEEK OF JANUARY.**

SAVE THE DATE- TELPAS CALIBRATION MANDATORY TRAINING

ESL, ENGLISH AND READING TEACHERS: FEBRUARY 24, 2016 FROM 1:40-3:40 IN THE DISTANCE LEARNING LAB.

WEEKLY COUNSELING TIPS ON THE MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Counseling office will be sharing weekly Counseling tips on coping strategies over various topics and ways to deal with bullying.

Data Processing-Mrs. Jane Murray (Medrano)

We want to welcome our new Data Processor Mrs. Murray. She is coming from our feeder high school Johnson High School. Jane has worked in the district for 11 years. We are happy to have her apart of the Counseling Department and at Tex Hill.

Counseling Office contact information

Mrs. Tiffany Johnson-6th A-L, 7th grade, Lead Counselor tjohns29@neisd.net 210-356-8032

Mrs. Lesley Reichert-6th M-Z and 8th grade Counselor lreich@neisd.net 210-356-8033

Mrs. Jane Murray-Data Processor jmedra1@neisd.net 210-356-8031

Mrs. Julie Turner-Counseling Clerk/Registrar jturne3@neisd.net 210-356-8030