Houston Middle School

Irving Independent School District

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  • Important information about end of the year Technology Turn In. All students, except 8th graders will keep their devices over the Summer. All 8th graders will return devices in July/August. If you are moving, please return your device to campus on May 26th between 8am-12p.  


    VILS Parent Digital Citizenship - Parents of incoming 6th graders as well as rising 7th and 8th grade students will still need to complete the Parent’s Digital Citizenship online form for the 20-21 school year.   Click here to complete the form now.


                                                                    All students will keep their devices over the summer. All 8th graders will return their devices in July/August  

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  • Grading Policy During Distance Learning

     Irving ISD Grading Guidelines - Distance Learning

     During this time, we are finding innovative ways to deliver instruction, but also are looking at our assessment practices to ensure all students have the opportunity to succeed and are not penalized in any way by our current grading system.

     Therefore as we address Irving ISD grading guidelines for the 5th and 6th Marking Periods for 2019-2020, equity of instruction, learner impact, family needs and access to technology were considerations along with TEA’s Guidance on Grading.

     During the COVID-19 closure:

    All activities (assignments, tests, projects, etc.) will be evaluated on a Met Standard/Not Met Standard (100% or 69%) criteria for the 6th Marking Period.

    Assignments will be graded and posted on Home Access Center in a timely manner so that students are receiving appropriate feedback and parents are able to access accurate information.

     It is the expectation that students complete activities in the reasonable time allowed by the teacher. Students should follow the A/B Day Class Schedule

    PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL OR PEACHJAR FOR ADDITONAL DETAILS ON ON GRADING ,  Including how the 6th six weeks will average into final semester grades.  You should also contact your child's teachers if you have any specific questions.

    Family Engagement -English  Family Engagement-Spanish

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  • 6th Six Weeks Grade Level News and Information

    Want to know what your students are learning in classes. Be sure to read our grade level parent newsletter to keep up to date on what your child will be studying each six weeks. clink the link below for your child's grade.

    8th Grade Newsletter  7th Grade Newsletter  6th Grade Newsletter

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  • Opt-In to Receive School Communication via Text

    From your cell phone, text YES to 67587 to receive information, announcements, and reminders from Irving ISD and Sam Houston Middle School.

    Stay in the know on the go with school texts

    Permanezca enterao en todo momento

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    Stay informed with tips on social and emotional well being.

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