Parent’s Night Out Dec 10 at the High School 5 to 9
EARLY RELEASE – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16TH @1PM
CHRISTMAS BREAK DEC 19 - JAN 2
Please notice our new stop signs at the crosswalks on 5th st between our campuses.
Thank you, City of Wortham, for protecting our kids!
Pedestrians have the right of way
SchoolMed by Goodside Health
Virtual Care Visits for Everyone
Employees of the Month-November
Teacher LaNelle Norcross(right) pictured with Superintendent Melissa Bosley (left)
Aide Vickie Brooks (right) pictured with Superintendent Melissa Bosley (left)
New Field House Project – Estimated Completion 23-24 school year
Reminder: No outside drinks or containers are allowed at school events
Applications are being processed as quickly as possible. Until you are notified that you are approved, please send meal money to avoid accruing charges on the
lunch account. Breakfast is $1.50 and lunch is $3.00. If you have questions, please contact Cynthia Kirgis at 254-765-3095 ext 5
All parents picking up students after 3:30 will need to be in the car pick up line. Please form the line from the south end of the street leading up to the school. Parents coming from the north will not be permitted to enter the line in front of others that have waited. To further safety precautions, students will be called to cones to wait for parents. No student will run across the parking lot to enter a car. Parents picking up 4th/5th grade students only will be directed to the outside lane for quick access. Parents picking up students in 4th/5th and 6-8 grades will need to wait in the inner lane. 4th/5th grade students dismiss at 3:30 and 6-8 dismiss at 3:38.
Drop off: If you arrive after the bell rings, you will need to check in at the campus office at 200 S. 5th St
For safety – Please wait until 7:30 to drop off students. Staff will be in place at this time.
Thanks for your help :)
If you need to make transportaton changes for your student, please contact the campus office no later than 2:00pm.
In reference to the Middle School Parking lot- please continue to make an effort to not drop your child off before 7:30am. Also, follow the directions on the signs and drop your child off at the curb by the gym door as directed. Thank you for helping us create a safer drop off & pick up procedure for our students.
We are not accepting new transfer student apps at this time
Reminder that Wortham ISD will be using Raptor Visitor Management System for all visitors for Elementary/Middle School/High School
Please remember to bring your DL or other type of identification
The Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) and its charitable partner organization, the Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) are offering online tutoring FREE to all students in Texas public schools. Please help TRTA spread the word to your students!
Below you will find the basic information on how to access the tutors. We currently have about 200 tutors who cover a broad array of subjects and grade levels. TRTF would love for your district to spread the word to your parent-teacher organizations, teachers and students and give them access to the platform.
HOW IT WORKS:
1. Sign up online with the Texas Retired Teachers Foundation.
2. Submit a request and review qualified tutors for specific courses.
3. Select your tutor and schedule a session.
4. Meet with your tutor.
The Online Tutoring Services program is FREE of charge to all students and families. Please take a look and let us know if you decide to market TRTF Tutors to your school district.
Communication to Parents/Guardians regarding social media challenge
New Security Feature added at campuses.
To request access to enter the buildings,
you will need to push the button below the new video phone stations at the main entrances to talk with the office.
Thank you for your support as we continue to implement new security features for the safety and security of our staff and students
For the safety and security of our staff and students, 5th street will be closed to thru traffic on school days 8am to 3:15pm
You will need to enter from main street
You can now pay your lunch bill online
FOR EMERGENCY NOTIFICATIONS
PLEASE SIGN UP FOR DISTRICT WIDE REMIND MESSAGES, TEXT @wortham to 81010
(To opt-out of Remind messages, respond to the text by typing unsubscribe@wortham)
Emergency notifications will also be posted on our school's Face Book and Twitter page
Emergency closings or delays will also be posted on:
KNES 99.1 (Fairfield)
New Texas Transition Site: https://www.texastransition.
Texas Transition Guide: https://www.texastransition.org/apps/pages/texas-transition-and-employment-guide
.Wortham ISD Mission Statement: Together with our community through relevant and engaging learning experiences, we will foster an
environment of mutual respect and equip students with skills to become lifelong learners, problem solvers, and productive citizens.
Wortham ISD Vision Statement: Our vision is for students to be lifelong learners who flourish in the future they create with a desire to positively
impact the world around them.