Information on Family Food Benefits
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) is a one-time food benefit for families who lost access to free or reduced-price meals due to school closures. Eligible P-EBT families will receive application instructions from schools in late May. The P-EBT application will open the first week of June.
P-EBT food benefits are for children who received SNAP food benefits for March 2020 and children who are certified for free or reduced-price school meals during the 2019-20 Texas school year. For more information, visit: hhs.texas.gov/PEBT
All Student Assignments Due May 15!
All student work is due by Friday, May 15. We will have a drop box on the bench in front of PHS from 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM for those needing to drop off work.
Palmer High School Class of 2020 Graduation
PISD will celebrate the Senior class of 2020 on June 4th at Bulldog Stadium. Commencement will begin at 8:00 PM. Specific details on social distancing guidelines for attendees will be released early next week. Each graduate will be able to bring up to 4 guests to the ceremony. Congratulations class of 2020!
PHS Chromebook Return Dates:
*Please return the Chromebook and Charger. There is no need to return the soft case*
May 20, 2020 8 AM- Noon
5 PM-7 PM for working parents
Time slots are by last name!
Seniors (A-H)- Front Doors
Juniors (A-L)- Science wing doors
Soph (A-L)- Cafeteria / Gym doors student parking lot side
Fresh (A-L)- Doors by Spanish rooms student parking lot side
May 22, 2020 8 AM-Noon
5 PM-7 PM for working parents
Time slots are by last name:
Seniors (I-Z)- Front Doors
Juniors (M-Z)- Science wing doors
Soph (M-Z)- Cafeteria/Gym doors student parking lot side
Fresh (M-Z)- Doors by Spanish rooms student parking lot side
Optional End Of Year Assessments for Grades 3-11
The Texas Education Agency (TEA) is offering all students in grades 3-11 the opoortunity to participate in free, at-home, optional end-of-year (EOY) tests. The results from this activity will show how well your child has mastered grade-level knowledge and skills this year. These tests results are solely to help you support your child and will not be used for accountability purposes for your student or school. You can use the results as you talk with your child's school about how to best support your student moving forward.
Parents can go here and login now. Registration for the optional EOY assessments will be available from Mary 12, through June 5, 2020. A parent registration form and supporting materials are now posted on TEA's website: Optional End-of-Year Assessments
Navarro College TSI Information Update!
Attention parents and students! Due to COVID-19 and testing limitations, Navarro College is waiving the TSI requirement for enrollment. If you have questions, please email Mrs. Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Class Rank and GPA Information
Semester 2 grades for the 2019-20 school year will not be included in the grade point average (GPA) and class rank calculations for the classes of 2020-2023.
Important Dual Credit Information for New and Returning Students to the Program!
Students and parents, here are some helpful links providing adjusted DC timelines, DC enrollment procedures, Apply Texas instructions and Youtube links. Email Mrs. Jones at Leann.email@example.com if you have questions.
ATTENTION 8th Grade Parents!
Our required House Bill 5 Meeting has been canceled for this year. Mrs. Jones has put together this informational video to assist in providing the necessary information to you and your students. You should be receiving the informational packet in the mail within the next couple days. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
Scholarship deadlines are fast approaching! Take advantage of this time to fill them out and get them submitted. You can click on the Parents and Students tab at the top of this page and then select Senior Scholarships for alll the local scholarship opportunities!
Please check you student email regularly! Teachers are using email to communicate with you regarding assignments. Feel free to email your teachers with any questions you may have as we navigate through our school closure.
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