Tison Roo News 2018-19

Week of March 4th

Please remember to check Skyward often to stay in the know about your child’s studies, assignments, and assessments. This school e-newsletter will help you stay informed on school activities, as well as other events and happenings. It is usually emailed through Skyward's Message Center and posted on Skyward Family Access


Our motto for this school year is #TWAHCD -- "Your Thoughts become your Words, your words become your Actions, your actions become your Habits, your habits become your Character, and your character becomes your Destiny.


Hope everyone has a restful, but FUN, spring break!


Sincerely,

Eric Sams

Tison Middle School Principal

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Monday, Mar 4 -- Sunday, Mar 10

Monday, Mar 4 -- GIRLS of GREATNESS Mtg in Tison Cafeteria (4:00 PM)


Monday, Mar 4 -- TISON TAILS Animal Rescue Club Mtg in Tison Library (3:35 to 4:15 PM)


Tuesday, Mar 5 -- TMS CHEER Pre-Tryout Informational Parent Mtg in TMS Cafeteria (6:30 PM)


Friday, Mar 8 -- Tison Tennis Meet VS Peaster @ NGC (4 PM)


Friday, Mar 8 -- TMS CHEER Applications DUE to Coach Nash by 4:30 PM

Monday, Mar 11 -- Sunday, Mar 17

SPRING BREAK!!

Monday, Mar 18 -- Sunday, Mar 24

Wednesday, Mar 20 -- Tison Tennis Meet VS Aledo @ Aledo HS (4 PM)


Thursday, Mar 21 -- 7th/8th Boys & Girls TRACK MEET @ Henderson JH in Stephenville (TBA)


Friday, Mar 22 -- 2019 WISD Battle of the Books Tournament @ WHS (8:30 to 12:30)

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THERE IS A PRE-TRYOUT INFORMATIONAL MEETING ON TUESDAY, MARCH 5TH IN THE TISON CAFETERIA. THE MEETING STARTS AT 6:30 P.M.


ONE PARENT/GUARDIAN MUST ATTEND THIS MEETING IN ORDER FOR CANDIDATES TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR TRYOUTS.

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You still have time to order a Tison yearbook, and it's currently the lowest price of the year since the Tison Yearbook Staff is discounting the price of the book by using proceeds from the Fall Dance -- the current cost is just $35!


Order online at https://www.balfour.com/ (scan the QR code to take you to the website)

If you'd rather not order online, students can also pick up an order envelope in the front office. ​

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RE:Connect WORD FOR MARCH -- INDIVIDUALITY

Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.


– Judy Garland

TSI ASSESSMENT

The TSI will be given at Weatherford High School in March. Dates are still to be determined. Please call Heather Boisjolie at 817-598-2858 ext. 3532 for more information. Students may also take the TSI at Weatherford College. The testing center is open Monday-Friday every week. Please call 817-598-6383 to make an appointment.
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TISON DANCE TEAM WINS TOP HONORS AT COMPETITION

The Tison All Stars attended the Danceline State Classic Competition this weekend.


They brought home many awards including FIRST PLACE in the Middle School Division and 5th place overall (including all age groups). This means they placed higher than over 10 high school teams!


Congratulate them if you see them! :)


1st place solo -- Clara Winburn
Anita Jefferson Polk Award -- Clara Winburn
1st place Officer Jazz

1st place Officer Novelty
Platinum Sweepstakes
1st place Team Jazz
1st place Team Pom
1st place Team Hip Hop
1st place Team Prop
Team Champion Team Prop
Grand Champion Team

5th place overall (including ALL teams of all age categories at contest)

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@tisonprincipal (Principal, Eric Sams)

@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)

@tisonlibrary (Library Media Specialist, Leah Greer)

@MrsFentonTMS (Math Inclusion Teacher & Tison Yearbook co-Sponsor, Leslie Fenton)

@1LBaird (CTE Teacher & Tison Yearbook co-Sponsor, Laura Baird)

@GwenWard19 (Reading Intervention teacher, Gwen Ward)

@McAda6thScience (6th grade Science, Trisha McAda)

@mrtexashistory (7th grade Texas History - Corey Whitehead)

@MharrisScience (7th grade Science, Melissa Harris)

@ErinLight3 (8th grade ELA & Tennis coach, Erin Light)

@DaynaTa70887856 (8th grade ELA, Dayna Taylor)

@wmohr8 (8th grade Math/Algebra, Wendy Mohr)

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

@stpatterson11 (7th grade ELA, Stephanie Patterson)

@ToniScience (8th grade Science & NJHS sponsor, Toni Chapman)