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THORNTON JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL ANTI-BULLYING POSTER CONTEST

                        

Create a poster that shows what WE can do to stop bullying in our school.


Contest Rules and Specifications:
Eligibility:  All students in their Homeroom period class may enter.  One poster from each Homeroom will be chosen by the class to be entered in the school-wide contest.
Theme:  All posters must incorporate the contest theme of Anti-Bullying.
Size:  All posters must be made on 12" x 18" paper, provided by the teacher.
Art Media:  Crayons, cut paper, felt tip pens, markers, pencils, pen and ink, etc., may be used to create the poster, as well as collage materials such as magazine cut-outs.  No clipart, photocopies, or tracings incorporated into the poster are to be allowed.  Wood, plastic, glass, metal, fabric, felt, stencils, stickers, tracings, etc. may not be used.  Posters must be flat.
Identification:  Your name(s), grade, and Homeroom teacher’s name must appear on the back or on a separate piece of paper attached to the back of the poster.
Copyright:  Your poster cannot include any copyrighted characters, such as those from comics, cartoons, television programs, newspapers, magazines, etc.
Deadline:  Send the poster chosen from the Homeroom class to the Business Office by Friday, October 27th.  Judges will view the posters and announce the winners during the announcements on Tuesday, October 31st.
 
Judging criteria:

Judges will look for an effective anti-bullying message, text size and use of color, visual impact of poster layout/design, creativity, and proper grammar and spelling.

Winners
The class with the winning poster will receive a pizza party, and the poster will be displayed on campus.

 

 

THORNTON

Julia Robinson Math festival

Julia Robinson Math Festival at UC Berkeley
 
When: Saturday, October 14, 9:30-noon
 
Where: International House at UC Berkeley, 2299 Piedmont Ave, Berkeley
 
What: A non-competitive celebration of math for students in grades 6-10.
 
Cost: $10 per student
 
How It Works: During the festival, students can join any table and work collaboratively with other students and a facilitator who encourages and supports them during the problem solving process. Students typically spend 30-40 minutes per table.
 
Also, the Museum of Math will be bringing some of its traveling exhibits to this festival, which is a treat for anyone who hasn’t it made it to the Museum of Math in New York City!
 
For more information and to register, please go to http://jrmf.org/register.php.

Comprehensive Health, Puberty and Sexual Education


Instructional Serv
Comprehensive Health, Puberty and Sexual Education - Grades 4th - 8th and High School Instructional Guides Please view the new instructional guides below by October 13th. These instructional guides will be presented to the school Board on November 8th using 3R's curriculum.
A FEEDBACK FORM has been provided at the top of each guide for your responses.
4th - 8th Instructional Guide
High School 9th Grade

Thunder Run 2017


 

Fremont Run


 

Please Donate

Closed SignFUSD Schools & Facilities Closed for Winter Break - Dec. 23rd - Jan. 6th

Parent information night on Bullying 1/12/2017 7:00pm large gym



Peachjar

Contest rules

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Nightmare on Puberty Street- Parent Preview

Tuesday, May 2 - Parent Preview Night at the District Office (PDC)

Nightmare on Puberty street


 

Nightmare on Puberty Street


 

Be a Thornton Volunteer AVID Tutor

Here at Thornton, AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is a 7th and 8th grade elective that helps students achieve academic success and be college ready. We are looking for several parents to be volunteer tutors.

 

AVID students participate in tutorials on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, and each tutorial group needs a tutor or facilitator to monitor the group’s progress and keep them focused. The job of the tutor is not to give the students the right answer, but to guide student members as they support the presenters. Tutors do not need to know the answer to the students’ questions to be effective.

 

Tutor training and ongoing support will be provided.

 

If interested, please contact Mrs. Harman-Murray at x 58036 or Ms. Odland at x 58038

Child Nutrition Info


 

District Info

FUSD is on Facebook, Twitter & YouTube!!
Stay up to date with all the news and happenings throughout the Fremont Unified School District. Visit and like FUSD's official Facebook page at Fremont Usd, follow the District on Twitter at @USDFremont, and subscribe for the latest videos on YouTube at Fremont Unified School District. Updated daily, FUSD's Social Media pages are the best resources for the latest information and photos from all 42 schools, District Departments - even news from around the Fremont community. 
 
From the District Office - Posting of Emergency Information
Reminder to families that information regarding Emergency situations around FUSD such as lockdowns will be posted on the District website at http://www.fremont.k12.ca.us. From the homepage under 'Quick Links,' or under the 'Resources & Contacts' tab, click 'Emergency Info.' Information will also be posted on the District Facebook page at Fremont Usd and Twitter page at @USDFremont. Individual schools will also contact families via their respective communication systems as soon as it is safe to do so.

Lice Advisory 2016/2017

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AC transit Service Change for 2016/2017-Effective 8/22/2016-VERY IMPORTANT!!!

AC transit Bus Line 621 will pick up students:

 

Regular days at 2:46 pm.

 

Every Wednesday at 12:35pm. NOTE:  AC transit will NOT be available if the Weds. Date is scheduled as a regular day.

 

AC transit Bus Line 621 will pick up students on the following days at 12:35pm:

 

Thursday, 12/22

Friday, 2/17

Thursday, 4/13

Friday, 5/26 

Thursday, 6/15

 

NOTE:  AC transit will NOT be available on

 

Friday, 10/28

Tuesday, 11/15

Friday, 1/27

Friday, 3/31

Life Touch link for ordering online pictures

Meal Applications On-line

https://fremont.rocketscanapps.com
(english, español available - mandarin soon)

2016-2017 - Families must re-apply every school year - Please submit only 1 application per household

SBAC Scores

Smarter Balanced (SBAC) Student Score Reports will be mailed home in July. More information is available on the Assessment and Accountability Department web page under CAASPP and the Smarter Balanced Assessments (SBAC)

School Safety


 

Health Schools Act


 

Individual Pesticide application


 

Beautifying Our City's Electrical Boxes

FLASH

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Announcements

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PTSA

Welcome to the Thornton PTSA section.  Refer to this section for PTSA updates.  We will be updating the information within the next week.  

Thank you all who have joined the PTSA!  It is not to late to join!!!  The funds go directly back to the Thornton community.

 

Today: 10/19/17
8:00 AM Thunder run during PE classes(block schedule)rescheduled
3:00 PM Open gym boys basketball
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