Shark Bites

Informational bites to let you know what's going on!

Hello Families,

Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday, so don't forget to set your clocks back an hour. We've had a staggering amount of tardies lately, so I hope the time change allows our students to get to campus a little earlier. Just as a reminder, our doors open at 7:05 and the tardy bell rings at 7:35.


Also, our campus fundraiser is still active and going until November 12th. We could really use the help in raising funds for our campus!


Another reminder about this week is that we will be taking Fall pictures. Monday will be pictures for virtual students only (register using the link in the calendar for a time slot) and Friday will be for all in-person students. All students will need to be in regular dress code attire.


Have a great week!


Sincerely,

Courtney Rodriguez

Principal

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Big Kahuna Fundraiser

Do you have a virtual student that would also like to participate in the Big Kahuna Fundraiser? Please contact our front office and we will have a packet for you to pick up and begin earning prizes!
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Upcoming Dates:

11/2

  • Virtual Students- Picture Day (Must sign-up here)
  • Must wear school uniform (yearbook photo)
  • District Book Fair Begins Today (Link Here)

11/6

  • In-Person Students- Picture Day
  • Must wear school uniform (yearbook photo)

11/12

  • Future Ready Day- jeans (no holes or tears) w/ College or Military Shirt
  • Big Kahuna Fundraiser Ends Today

11/17- 11/18

  • STAAR Interim Testing Window

11/20

  • Spirit Wear Day (jeans may not have holes or tears in them)

Time Capsule Project for the Smith Yearbook

Memory from 2020 Project


This school year has definitely been one of a kind! There are some ups and downs and pros and cons- but we want your help to add personal touches to this year’s yearbook.


We are asking that students submit works of art to add to the yearbook to help capture memories of 2020. This art can be drawings, memes, graphics designs, or poems. We will choose some of these to use in the 2020-2021 yearbook.


  1. Designs must be appropriate. Negative comments or wording will not be accepted.

  2. Be creative!

  3. Complete project using plain drawing paper (not bigger than 8.5 x 11)

  4. Write your name and grade on the back of the project. If submitting via email make sure to add your name and grade level in the body of the email.

  5. Submit your physical project to Mrs. Clark (Rm 59). You can also scan/ take a picture of your project and email to Mrs. Clark at ekclark@forneyisd.net . PLEASE MAKE SURE PHOTOS AND SCANS are clear, not blurry, and capture all of your work.

  6. Deadline is December 14, 2020


Deadline is December 14, 2020. Make sure to submit to Mrs. Clark as soon as possible.

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Add these to your calendar...

In addition to our campus jean days with spirit shirts, FISD has added Future Ready Days where students can wear jeans with a college or military shirt to show that they are future ready! Please see those added dates below.
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Order Spirit Wear Here!

The school ID# is 363975

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Grab & Go Meals for Virtual Students

Grab & Go Meal service is available for purchase for our virtual students. Families are welcome to pick-up breakfast and/or lunch at any campus in our district during the following times:

Elementary: 8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

Intermediate: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Middle: 8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

High: 8:50 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Covid Self-Reporting Form (Symptoms or Exposure)

For students and staff members in Forney ISD

Medication Form for Clinic

If you are sending your child with, or dropping off, medications to be administered during the school day, please fill out a form for each medication.

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Student Passwords

Don't forget that all returning student accounts will force a change of password beginning on August 3rd. Please click here for directions and support.