SLJH Spartan News

February 7 , 2021

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Upcoming Important Dates

Monday, February 8 - Girls BB vs. BDJH (8th Home)* 5:15 p.m.

Thursday, February 11 - Boys BB vs. BDJH (7th Grade Home)* 5:15 p.m.

Monday, February 15 - District Staff Development Day/Student Holiday



*Due to reduced capacity at JH Basketball games, No unaccompanied students will be admitted. All student spectators must be accompanied by an adult.


See the link below for all SLJH Activities

SLJH School Calendar

View for upcoming SLJH events

Spring Opt-Out of KVA or Into In-Person Learning

The spring “Opt-In Windows” for Katy Virtual Academy (KVA) or In-Person/Face to Face learning for the second semester are:


Secondary Window (two window opportunities)

  • Opens Jan 25 – closes Feb 8 – for 5th Six weeks
  • Opens March 8 – closes March 29 – 6th Six weeks

Student Celebrations!

One of our 8th grade students, Swetha M., got one of the top 2 spots in Rodeo Art this year out of all the Junior Highs in Katy ISD. Her work will advance to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. See her work below. What a talented Spartan! Congratulations to Mrs. VanHoozer for bringing out the best in your students!
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Our Spartan Staff is AWESOME!

We love receiving compliments about our staff! Please take the time to share a positive experience with one of our staff members by filling out this form- SPARTAN STAFF SHOUT OUTS CLICK HERE. This fall, we will showcase a Staff Member of the Week. We will share the Spartan Staff Shout Out in our eNews and staff newsletter.

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Cheer Tryouts for 2021-2022

Cheer tryouts will be on April 10th!

Mascot tryouts will be in the following weeks depending on interest.

To try out for cheerleader or mascot, students and ONE parent MUST attend the Tryout Meeting.

Tryout Meeting will be held on March 3rd in the LGI (virtual option will also be available).

Complete the form HERE to receive information and updates about SLJH cheer tryouts.

If you have any questions, please contact Coach Lowrance, MeganNLowrance@katyisd.org.

PTA 2021-2022 Nominations

Please click HERE to see what PTA Board positions are available and nominate yourself or someone else to join our awesome PTA Board for the 2021-2022 school year!
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Multicultural Minute

We are highlighting and celebrating our diversity at SLJH with a "Multicultural Minute" each week on announcements. Thank you to our PTA member, Ginger Paskowitz for putting this together!

Yearbook Photo Submissions and Recognition Ads

Yearbook & Yearbook Recognition Ads: Attention Parents! Time is running out—show your student how proud you are with a yearbook ad. Yearbook recognition ads are a great way for parents, families and friends to commemorate student achievements and important milestones. It’s easy to purchase and create a personalized ad online. Just click http://jostensadservice.com?REF=A01120069 to get started. All ad orders must be placed online by Thursday, February 11. (Yearbooks for sale until SOLD OUT!)

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Order Your Yearbook HERE

SLJH 2020-2021 Yearbook

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