May 2, 2016

Teacher Appreciation

The week of May 2nd is Teacher Appreciation Week! We will be showering FMS teachers with thanks this week and the first thanks is a Jean Week the week of May 2nd!


We do know that there are not enough words of thanks or ways to show our appreciation for all that you do, but we hope you enjoy the many ways we honor you.

STAAR Pep Rally May 4th-Lip Sync Battle!

Don't forget the STAAR Pep Rally will be held May 4th. This is the time we get to be silly in front of 900 students. Let us show them our lip sync talents.

May 16th- Jean Week FISD Resolve To Be Healthy Campus Wellness Challenge

FMS won the right to wear jeans for a week due to the campus participation in the campus wellness challenge. Congrats FMS! Everyone gets to wear jeans the week of May 16th.

Brick House-Talent Show Incentive

The next incentive will be the Talent Show that will be held on Friday, May 27th. Any student wanting to participate in or watch the Talent show must not be on in the ICU list the morning of May 24th (when the list is sent) . Get the Word out to the students.

Spotlight Member of the Week: Heather Daniell, Sean Todd, Renee Caro, Kelly Lyssy, Brady Palacios, Kathleen DeLaGarza, Halee Peterson

From a staff member: You all designed a STAAR review rotation session based on student individual needs. When you have different faces in your classroom it can be a challenge, but you all are pulling together and doing what is best for the kids.

To nominate a staff member for Spotlight Member of the Week email a Cross the Line Form to Marcia Gonzales.

Picture and Caption-Week of May 2nd-Kim Ximenez

Submit your picture and caption( 2 to 3 sentences) to Valerie Elias and Kim Cathey no later than Thursday, May 4, 2016.

School Events

In honor of Teacher Appreciation-Jean Week

May 2-Progress Report Card Grades/EOC Algebra Test

May 3-Power Up T-Shirt Day

May 4-STAAR Pep Rally

May 5-

May 6-

On the Horizon

May 9-STAAR-6th & 7th Math; 8th Math Retest

May 10-STAAR-6th and 7th Reading; 8th Reading Retest

May 11-STAAR-8th Science

May 12-STAAR-8th Social Studies

May 16-Progress Report Card Grades

May 18th-Staff Meeting

May 19-Art Show @4:30; Beginning Band Concert @7pm

May 20-Special Pop Forms Due/8th Grade Genius 30 Project; 7th & 8th Band Concert

May 27-School Talent Show

May 30-School Holiday

May 31-Awards Ceremony (10am-7th; 1:30-6th; 2:45-8th)

June 1-End of the Year Celebration

June 2-Student Early Release/Teacher Workday

June 3-Teacher Workday