Oak Notes

Klein Oak High School April 1, 2019

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Skyward Parent/Family Access

Family/Student Access is a secure internet-based website allowing parents and guardians easy access in tracking their student's progress. This new service will continue to allow viewing of student's attendance, assignments, grades, and schedule.

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English I & II STAAR EOC exams next week! Late arrival for non-testers!

Hello all KO students,

Next Tuesday and Thursday we will be giving the STAAR EOC exams for English I and English II. Every student needs to check the Student Locator link below to see if you are scheduled to test. You may be scheduled to re-test even if you are not sitting in an English I or II class.

Students that are testing need to be in their assigned test room by 7:25am. Students that are not testing may arrive late. Classes for non-testers start at 9:20am. Please check the bell schedules below for more details.

https://youtu.be/OGAPlyMSlZA
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AP/IB Practice Exams and Review Sessions


March 30

AP French Practice Exam - Daniele Smith - Room 197

IB English IOC Assessments - Linda Garner - Office

AP World History - Brooke Downey - MPR

AP US History Practice Exam - Luke Bendick


April 6

AP Spanish Language - Renata Fernandez - Room 183

IB Chemistry - Kathleen Rushing


April 13

IB French Practice Exams - Daniele Smith - Room 197

AP English Language - Mindy Faber

AP World History Mock Exam - Brooke Downey - MPR

AP Human Geography Review - Cory Blake

AP English Literature Mock Exam - Vanessa Riley - Room 179


April 27

AP Spanish Literature - Renata Fernandez - Room 183

AP US History Practice Exam - Luke Bendick

IB Chemistry - Kathleen Rushing

AP Human Geography Review - Cory Blake

AP Seminar - Angel James - Room 179


May 4

IB Spanish - Renata Fernandez - Room 183

AP World History - Brooke Downey - MPR

AP Biology - Brenda Fabian

AP Human Geography mock exam - Cory Blake


May 11

AP Microeconomics - Gary Nelson - Room 238A/238B

AP Macroeconomics - Mike Jaskowiak - Room 238A/238B

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Sign up in Schoology

Varsity Women's Choir Sings with The University of Houston Men's and Women's Choir

Saturday, April 13th, 5pm

3471 Westheimer Road

Houston, TX

The Varsity Women’s Choir was invited to sing in an honor concert with the men’s and women’s choruses from the University of Houston. Klein Oak was the only women’s choir invited! The concert is on April 13 at St. Luke’s United Methodist's Church at 4 p.m.

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Sign up in Schoology

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SENIOR ATHLETES!

Congratulations on your athletic excellence! On signing day, your college had you sign a letter of intent with details of your athletic scholarship.

In order to be recognized at senior awards, please bring a copy of your letter to Diana Marr in the Class of 2021 office ( across from attendance).

You may also e-mail your letter of intent to Diana Marr at:

dmarr1@kleinisd.net

IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO PROVIDE US WITH THE NECESSARY PAPERWORK-PLEASE LET DIANA MARR KNOW

KISD Cosmetology 1st Annual Reverse Job Fair


KISD Cosmetology welcomes you to meet our amazing students and interview them for positions at your establishments.


We look forward to you joining us in helping our students succeed in their career. Your passion for our industry will propel our students in finding their passion. Please forward this to other contacts you have that may be interested in looking for talented students.

Click the underlined RSVP to register your salon/company.

RSVP

See the attached flyer to sign up for the Summer Children's Musical Theatre Camp!!

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Prom 2019

Prom tickets will be available for online purchase starting Monday, March 11th for $78. All guests that do not attend Klein Oak must have a form on file with Mrs. Ramos BEFORE their ticket can be purchased.

Boys Prom Attire:

*No jeans

*No running shoes

*Tuxedos are not required.

*Suits are permissible.

*Boots are permissible if they are dress boots not work boots.

Prom Dress Rules:

* Back is ok if the scoop is not below the base of the lower back.

*V-neck and sweetheart necklines are ok as long as the v doesn’t pass mid-breast.

*Open midriff and open side panels are ok as long as there is nude material covering and panels do not expose bare skin.

*High slits are ok as long as the slit does not rise further up than mid-thigh.

These dresses are wayyyyy too expensive to buy and not be able to wear. If there is a question as to whether or not your student’s dress is within dress code, you may either email me or text me a picture of your student in the dress so that it can be verified.

Thank you,

Gina Ramos

Gramos1@kleinisd.net

Want to support positive behavior at Klein Oak?

The Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports Committee will be using snacks such as granola bars, chips or crackers as part of its new rewards program. If you are willing to donate these “Vending Machine” style items, please drop them off in the front office. Thank you for helping to promote a more positive “KOlture” on our campus!

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Graduation! Klein Oak's Class of 2019

Saturday, June 1st, 12pm

NRG Parkway

Houston, TX

Parking at NRG Stadium is $12.

Klein ISD is offering a live stream of our graduation. Details to come.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Graduation Rehearsal

Thursday, May 30th, 9-11am

22603 Northcrest Drive

Spring, TX


GYM

Seniors! Turn in your scholarship letters (Academic and Athletic) to Ms. Marr in the 10th grade office as soon as possible so you can be recognized at Senior Awards.

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Seniors: If you are planning to attend Texas A&M – Texarkana in the fall, there is a scholarship opportunity available for you. Please see Mrs. Demby in the class of 2019 office area for details.

Attention Class of 2019 Parents!


Do you need help completing the FAFSA? To receive any funding for a 2- or 4-year school, students must have the FAFSA on file. Representatives will be at Klein Oak to offer help on March 21st and April 16th in the library from 8:30 – 11:30. There is a link provided in Schoology to sign up. Please contact Mrs. Demby at ndemby1@kleinisd.net for additional information or questions.

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Open to grades 9 through 12 in 2020. Students begin now to sign up and submit from grades 9-12.

First time ever offered to students of ALL grades and we want those students who are considering higher education to have every opportunity out there available.

Earning $500 has never been so easy. Just make a list of colleges and you’re on your way! No essay to write or no grade requirements, and no application to fill out.

It’s never too early to start planning and saving.

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Doerre Intermediate Alumni Scholarship

The Doerre PTO is offering 2 (two) $750 scholarships to graduating KOHS Seniors who attended Doerre Intermediate for a minimum of two years.


See the application form attached to the bottom of Oak Notes!

Support Our Towel/Blanket Drive for the Dogs of the Montgomery County Animal Shelter!

Students/Staff can bring in gently used towels/blankets and drop them off at the KORC in our “Paws for the Dogs of MCAS” box.

Visit our KO Website and Find Out "What's New!"

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TV Industry Scholarship

Know a student passionate about pursuing a career in the TV industry? The deadline to apply for a scholarship from @LoneStarEMMY is fast-approaching! https://kisd.us/j2j3q

2017-18 Annual Performance Report

Did you know that KISD's graduating class of 2018 earned more than $41 million in scholarships! That's a #momentsinklein and one of the many ways we are continuing to remain results focused for EVERY student!


Visit http://kisd.us/results for more amazing results.

Federal Report Card

Klein ISD is sharing this information about the district and your child’s campus with you as part of its obligations under the federal Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA).

Federal Report Cards for the state, the district, and each of the district’s campuses are now available on the district’s website at this link and are also available on the Texas Education Agency’s website.

Information on these report cards includes a summary of the Texas State Accountability System, STAAR Student Achievement, STAAR Academic Growth, Graduation Rate, English Language Proficiency, School Quality or Student Success, STAAR Participation, Civil Rights Data, Teacher Quality Data, and Per-pupil Expenditure.

If you have difficulty accessing the information from the website, hard copies of the reports are available at the district or campus office. If you have questions about the information, please contact our office at (832) 484-5101

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As of this week, we will move to weekly tablet distributions. Tablets will be distributed on Thursdays to all students who meet the payment deadline of Tuesday by the end of the day.

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Find All of the KO Peachjar Flyers Here!

Don't forget to check out the attachments the end of this flyer!

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From the Attendance Office

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All medical notes and parent notes must be received within five school days. You can still call in for an early dismissal or you can use the Skyward Absence Request.
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2018-2019 FINAL EXAM EXEMPTION POLICY

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Klein Oak Athletic Deprtment

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LEARN MORE ABOUT THE A-F ACCOUNTABILITY RATINGS

https://youtu.be/-RM9I06aXQs

Upcoming Events

*Please visit https://kleinoak.kleinisd.net/home for additional events
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From the Clinic

Flu Shots for KOHS Students


Klein ISD has partnered with Healthy Schools - the nation’s largest school vaccine provider - to offer $0 copay flu shots at your child’s school. Learn more & sign up: http://bit.ly/2KVf4LH #kleinisdfightstheflu #flushotsmakeHealthySchools


Klein Oak is currently scheduled for Monday October 15, 2018 from 7:30am to 10:30am. Preferred method to sign up is the digital link above, however you may print the form and bring it to the school nurse no later than a week prior to the event (October 8, 2018).

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Klein Oak High School

Empowering Lives Through Learning




Created by Assistant Principal Kimberly Walters