FJH Newsletter 9-27-2021

Ferris Junior High Celebrations and Information

Technology Issues

Technology questions for students and parents go to

Call 972-544-2027

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Week at A Glance

FJH Family,


You are receiving a Title 1 parent contract on Monday afternoon from your student. Please sign and return it. It is Federal Law that we have this on record. Thanks!

Grades - Parents, please make sure you are checking grades frequently. It is that time of year where students may not be able to participate in events if they cannot keep grades up.

Attendance - Parents, your student is required by state law to be in school 90% of days. It doesn't not matter if ti is excused or unexcused. Please make sure your student is in school daily unless there is a documented doctor's note provided. Thanks!

Parents, below is the Title 1 parent family engagement policy, please check it over.

Students - due to some unfortunate issues in the boys restrooms.... The café restroom is not open, except morning and lunch. 6th grade boys RR will be unlocked by a male for passing periods only. All students leaving class require a ehall pass so we can track who is in and our of the restrooms. Students will no longer be able to take bags into the boys restroom.

We have an after school DJ program where your student can learn to DJ. The flier below has the information. Please email me if you want your child in it. -We have a couple spots left.

Please email me any time if you have questions or concerns.

Please follow us on social media to stay connect with us at FJH!

  • Monday - No School
  • Tuesday -
  • Tuesday -
  • Wednesday -
  • Thursday- Home Volleyball game (Wear camo to School w/ Jeans)
  • Friday - Pink out day $1 jeans if you're wearing pink.
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Does your child already speak Spanish? If so please watch this video and read this letter below for a great opportunity.

Credit By Exam: Spanish
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Dates to be Aware of

  • Sept. 27th Fair day no school for Secondary
  • Oct. end of 1st quarter grades
  • Oct 18th 8th grade taking PSAT Test
  • Oct. 29 WIN day no school for Secondary
  • November 12 - WIN Friday No school for Secondary
  • December 3 WIN Friday No school for Secondary
  • December 13-14 Middle of year MAP testing
  • December 15-17 Semester exams
  • December 17th Early Dismissal 1:10
  • January 17th - School Holiday
  • February 15-17 Benchmarking
  • February 18th WIN Friday
  • February 21 Student holiday
  • April 18 - WIN Monday
  • May 3 - Algebra 1 EOC
  • May 5 - STAAR science
  • May 6 - STAAR social studies
  • May 10 - STAAR math
  • May 11 - STAAR Reading
  • May 16-18 END of Year MAP testing
  • May 19-20 Final Exams
  • May 23 - Field day
  • May 24 - Staff Student Soccer Game

Please make sure you put these dates on your calendar and ensure you are present. WE will send out more information as it gets closer for virtual students.

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This is a link to lots of great information for FJH students and parents, all in one page!

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Stay Connected

Parents and students. Below are many ways you can connect with us and stay up to date.

You can also follow us on Instagram @ferris_junior_high

Please remember to keep all the information (Phone numbers, addresses, and emails) up to date with Ms. Sparkman.