Tison Roo News 2016-17
Week of April 24
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IN THE WEEKS AHEAD AT TISON...
MONDAY, APR 24 -- SUNDAY, APR 30
Monday, Apr 24 -- NGC Arena Scheduling Presentation @ NGC (6:00 to 6:30 PM)
Tuesday, Apr 25 -- Tison Tennis VS Aledo MS @NGC (4:00 PM)
Wednesday, Apr 26 -- Administrative Professionals' Day
Thursday, Apr 27 -- FC TISON Round #5 @ Tison (Games at 4:00 & 4:50)
Thursday, Apr 27 -- Sandy Lake Music Festival (6th grade Band)
Saturday, Apr 29 -- Tison Tennis VS Brock @ Brock High School
MONDAY, APR 30 -- SUNDAY, MAY 7
Wednesday, May 3 -- ALGEBRA EOC Exam (for 8th graders taking Algebra 1)
Thursday, May 4 -- Tison Band Spring Concert (all bands) @ Durant Auditorium (6:30 PM)
Thursday, May 4 -- FC TISON Round #6 @ Tison (Games at 4:00 & 4:50)
MONDAY, MAY 8 -- SUNDAY, MAY 14
Tuesday, May 9 -- STAAR Reading (7th grade & 8th grade re-testers)
Wednesday, May 10 -- STAAR Science (8th grade only)
Thursday, May 11 -- STAAR Social Studies (8th grade only)
Saturday, May 13 -- SOLO FESTIVAL for all Tison band students @ Tison (9 AM - 12 PM)
NEWS & NOTES FROM THE TISON PTA
2016-17 PTA Officers
Contact information for the current Tison PTA officers:
- Patricia Thompson, President - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Beth Riney, Treasurer - email@example.com
- Joy Bailey, Vice President Budget - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Carey Vandygriff, Vice President Membership - email@example.com
- Danielle Finch, Vice President Hospitality - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Erin Light, Secretary -- email@example.com
***We are having 2017-18 PTA Officer Elections in May. If you are interested in running for a position on the PTA executive board, please contact Joy Bailey. Thanks!***
Center of Hope Food Drive
TISON BAND NEWS
The Concert Band received a 1st Division (Superior) Rating for Concert and received a 2nd Division (Good) Rating for Sight Reading. The Symphonic Band received a 1st Division (Superior) Rating for both Concert and Sight Reading, which earned them a SWEEPSTAKES this year.
Both groups worked very hard and did an amazing job! Mrs. Page and Mr. McNew are very proud of all participating band students!
FC TISON SCHEDULE & RANKINGS
TISON TENNIS NEWS
From top, left to right: student, 7th grade; Drake Dickehut, 7th grade; Leslie Estrada, 7th grade; Keaton Hooks, 7th grade; Coy Duncan, 7th grade; Liliana Valdez, 7th grade
UPCOMING EVENTS FOR TISON...
TISON ROO IN IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Billy Landeros -- 7th Grader
Billy has been nominated by Coach Light to be recognized in the Tison newsletter! Here are Coach Light's comments:
"Always has a positive attitude in class and is willing to help others."
In order to get to know Billy a little better, he completed a simple survey and below are his answers:
What do you most look forward to when you wake up in the morning and why?
Getting to school on time
In a word, describe school.
Write one word that describes you as a person.
What is your favorite TV show?
What is your favorite movie?
What is your favorite song?
Make Things Right by The Lacs
What is your favorite book?
I don't have one. I like all of the books I have read this year.
What is your favorite game?
What do you like to do in your free time and why?
If you could have lunch with a famous person, who would it be? Why?
When you think about life after you graduate from school (high school or college) what career sounds goods to you and why?
A sheriff because I want to keep my family safe and make people feel safe.
TISON ADS & INFORMATIONAL SIGNS
@tisonprincipal (Principal, Eric Sams)
@WeatherfordDad (Assistant Principal, Trace Craft)
@brittonsfa3 (Assistant Principal, Stephanie Britton)
@tisonband (April Page, TMS Band Director & Jay McNew, TMS Assistant Director)
@belledirector (Tison All Stars/WHS Blue Belles Director, Laura Buckner)
@Tisonchoir (Choir, Kathi Richards)
@MrsFentonTMS (7th grade Math & yearbook teacher, Leslie Fenton)
@Profe_Ferrell (Spanish & Tison cheerleader sponsor, Kym Ferrell)
@GwenWard19 (Counselor, Gwen Ward)
@tisonlibrary (Library Media Specialist, Leah Greer)
@CoachGibbens (BlendEd American History, American History, & Coach - James Gibbens)
@mrtexashistory (Texas History - Corey Whitehead)
@1LBaird (Keyboarding teacher, Laura Baird)
@coachhull_TMS (Brittany Hull, Athletics and PE)
@MharrisScience (7th grade Science teacher, Melissa Harris)
@AndreaHayward3 (8th grade Math teacher, Andrea Hayward)
@ErinLight3 (7th grade ELA teacher & Tennis coach, Erin Light)
@wmohr8 (8th grade Math teacher, Wendy Mohr)
@mattnovikoff (Inclusion/Math Resource Teacher, Matt Novikoff)
@stpatterson11 (8th grade ELA teacher, Stephanie Patterson)
@smilesas8 (8th grade Science teacher, Sally Scott)
@Msscottscience8 (8th grade Science teacher & NJHS co-sponsor), Sally Scott)
@ToniScience (8th grade Science teacher & NJHS co-sponsor, Toni Chapman)