Hallsville Junior High

Building the Future One Student at a Time

October Newsletter

Welcome to October! We've had so many fabulous things occurring during the first six weeks of school. We are so proud of your children and our staff.

  • Students and teachers are all hard at work in the classroom.
  • Bobcats and Ladycats are having great seasons.
  • Band, cheerleaders, and flag and twirler lines have done an amazing job at the pep rallies and games.
  • Volunteers made our teachers' day by providing hamburgers for our Tailgate Luncheon.
  • Art students won the top 4 places in the junior division of the State Fair of Texas Glue-a-Shoe contest.
  • Choir students have performed at the varsity football games.
  • 6th graders had a wonderful time at the Heritage Festival.

Upcoming Dates

10/1- Pep Rally (Peace Out the Pirates- 70's theme)

10/5- Coats for Kids collection begins

10/6- 7th grade writing CBA day #1 (in class)


*7th grade writing CBA day #2 (in class)

*Choir fundraiser begins

10/8- Pep Rally (Tiki the Tigers- Luau theme in dress code)

10/9- 8th grade College visits- Students will be off campus from 8:30-1:00ish) Notes coming home!

10/12- 6th-8th grade Math CBA (all in class)

10/13- 6th-8th grade ELA CBA (in class)

10/14- 6th-8th grade Science CBA (in class)


*6th-8th grade Social Studies CBA (in class)

*Pep Rally (Retire the Blue Devils)

*Homecoming- Students can wear mums and garters. No deliveries. Tape the bells.

10/16- End of the 1st 9 Weeks

10/19- 6th grade 9 week reward

10/20- 7th grade 9 week reward

10/21- 6th grade AR Party

10/22- 8th grade 9 week reward


Early Release for students and staff

Group Picture Day- more to come from coaches and sponsors


Student Holiday/Professional Development for staff

10/27- Red Ribbon Week Begins