Bobcat Tracks

October 2018

Whats up with those BOBCATS!

Wondering what is happening on a daily basis at South Jr. High? Want to know what clubs or sports teams your child can join? Keep up on all the activities happening at SJH by reading our daily announcements on our school website. Go to south.boiseschools.org >Our School>Current Events>Daily Announcements

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Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent teacher conferences are taking place at South Junior High on October 23rd from 3:30 to 6:30 pm and October 24th from 3:30 to 6:30 pm. Please join us either night to connect with your student's teachers. Home to school communication is a vital part of your student's education. Our teachers look forward to seeing all of you that Tuesday and Wednesday! Also remember that school is not in session on Friday, October 26th
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Boxtops for Education

South Junior High's is collecting Box Tops for Education! Families can start clipping them off of all your groceries and students can turn them into any of their teachers or the office from October 1st, 2018 to March 1st, 2019.


Boxtops for education provides our school with additional resources. When you purchase brands that have the Boxtops for Education Logo printed on them, clip the boxtop and give them to your student's school, your school receives 10 cents per clipped boxtop! For more information visit https://www.boxtops4education.com

OPTIMISM:

Definition - hopefulness and confidence about the future or the successful outcome of something.

Students who have a sense of optimism tend to see the challenges of school in a positive light, learn from failures and from the rigor of school. They exert more continuous effort and persevere through difficult assignments, assuming that they can successfully achieve their goals.

Growth Mind Set Achievers

Owyhee Team: Nujannah Mohammad Ali, Alaa Khaleel, Astrid Ashby, Alan Gonzalez, Ethan Weick


Sawtooth:Iyari Ayala, Brooklyn Hallet, Criztabella Suarez, Emily Graff, Daeli Kern

Dakota Berejkoff, Madeline Brewer, Danielle Brewer, Phoenix McCoubrey, George Pollard


9th grade: Kelly Luna Castro, Warner, Casheas, Heath, Abryn, Kmwee Paw, Lancaster, Stephanie

Angelina Greer, Blood, Sydney, Coito, Christien, Hamson, Jalen

INFINITE CAMPUS QUESTIONS

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):



What is the Campus Portal?

Campus Portal is our tool for parents and students to access instant, online, timely and secure student information: class schedule, assignments, attendance, discipline, course registrations for next year, report cards and transcripts.


Campus Portal is a means to further promote educational excellence by enhancing our program of communication with parents and students.


Who is eligible to have a Campus Portal account?

Parents of current students are eligible to activate a Parent Portal account, after agreeing to the terms and conditions of use.


How much does the Campus Portal cost?

Nothing. It is a free service to parents, and actually saves the district money by reducing paperwork and labor costs.

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INFINITE CAMPUS MOBILE APP

Download the Infinite Campus app

on your iOS or Android mobile device.

After downloading it, it will ask to search district, type in Boise, then Idaho and search.

It will bring up Boise Independent School - then click on this.

Cell Phone Policy

Please refer to page 4 in the student planner


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IMPORTANT DATES FOR OCTOBER

  • Oct. 3 picture retake

  • Oct. 11 Orchestra Concert 7:00 pm

  • Oct. 18 All day Band/Choir Clinic

  • Oct. 18 Band/Choir Clinic Concert 7:00 pm

  • Oct. 19 Halloween dance 6:00-7:30

  • Oct. 23 Parent Teacher Conferences 3:30-6:30

  • Oct. 24 Parent Teacher Conferences 3:30-6:30

  • Oct. 26 NO SCHOOL