Calendar Change Spur ISD invites you to come eat Christmas Lunch with your child. THE DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED TO FRIDAY 12/14/18. 11:00-11:30 PK-2; 11:30-12:00 3-5; 12:00-12:30 6-12
Spur ISD will be cancelling classes today due to not having any water. City of Spur officials currently do not think they will have the water back on before lunch. Junior High basketball games scheduled today are still scheduled. Coaches will contact with times.
The city of Spur is experiencing a water leak and feel they are going to shut water off to the town. Spur ISD will be delayed until 10:00 but there is a possibility of cancelling if we have no water. Bus will run @9. We will let everyone know if things change.
Spur ISD basketball teams will not be traveling to Borden County today. Stay safe and warm. Thank you.
Spur ISD in on regular starting schedule today. Roadways are wet but are currently in good condition. Outside temps are still above freezing at this time. Please be cautious because conditions could always change. Thank you
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If your child participated in elementary/junior high UIL events today in Jayton they are loaded and on the way home. Should be arriving about 7:15.
REMINDER: Today, November 20th we will have an Early Release! Students will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m. Buses will run shortly after.
At this time all roadways are wet but are in good shape and Spur ISD is on normal schedule. It is starting snow a little but if anything changes we will send out further information. Conditions could always change so please be safe!!
Attention Parents and Students: We will be having a Secondary Campus Family Literacy night. We will have some different activities in different rooms, a light snack, and a chance for your student to win a door prize just by signing in when they come in the door. We will be having this on Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. so come join us with your student for some fun activities and a light snack.
Attention Parents and Students: Elementary Family Literacy Night Come join us for some games, reading, and food for the evening. Also sign your student in as you come in for a chance to win a door prize for attending. It will be on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. in the Elementary Cafeteria. We hope you can join us for a fun family evening.
Retake pictures are November 7th. If you would like retakes please return your packet you ordered, and we will retake them for you. If you are new to the district or were absent, then please pick up an order form and return it to Mrs. Hamilton.
Send off tomorrow morning at 8:30 AM in front of the High School for our State Cross Country Team! Come and join us.
South Plains College Touring Ensemble will present today for our 6-12 grade students at 1:00 in the auditorium. Parents are invited to attend.
ACT : Regular registration for the December 8 ACT administration ends at midnight on November 2. Register online @ act.org. Please check your calendar before registering. There is a basketball tournament at Borden County.
The JH Cheerleaders will be selling glow sticks for the blackout pep rally on Thursday, October 25. Cost is $1.
Change in Schedule: Rotan does not have a JV. The JV Bulldogs will play Loop Varsity in Spur November 8th. JH will still play Rotan.
The XC teams will be getting escorted out of town today at 1:00. If you would like to cheer them on as they leave town the bus will travel from the school up Hill street and will turn down Burlington. Good Luck Spurettes and Bulldogs!!
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If you want to make any last minute donations for your choice of Fall Fest Candidates, the jars will be picked up at 1:00 pm on Friday, October 19.
TOMORROW 10/18; Football Schedule Change; JH @ Ira - 5:30; JV @ HERMLEIGH - 7:30
Financial Aid Workshop on Monday, October 22 at 5:30 in the Spur Auditorium. This workshop is for seniors, juniors and parents. A $200 scholarship drawing for one senior in attendance. Refreshments following workshop. Computer lab will be available to complete FAFSA.
JH B Team game is moved to 5:30 PM tomorrow. The JH A Team will follow the B Team game. There will be no JV game tomorrow.
2018 School Pictures for PK-11th have arrived!! The packets, ID cards, and proofs were passed out today to all teachers to send home. Parents, check backpacks for your child's pictures. I have to admit; we have some handsome and beautiful students!! Have a wonderful Day.
FAFSA opens on October 1 (fafsa.gov). Call (806)271-3385 ext. 2013 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a time if you would like assistance with the process. Great website for information on completing the FAFSA, https://texasoncourse.org/tools/federal-student-aid/
National Honor Society college planning webinars REGISTER NOW: https://www.nhs.us/students/college-admission-planning/college-admission-planning-webinars/ ) APPLYING TO COLLEGE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW NOW Wednesday, September 26, 7:00–8:00 p.m. (ET)
Registration for the Oct. 27th regular deadline for ACT is Friday, September 21 at midnight.
JH OAP cast list is posted outside Mr. Hammack’s classroom. Meeting in Mr. Hammack’s classroom tomorrow, 9/18, during Activity Period.
If you would like to purchase an ad for the program, please see any Varsity Cheerleader or Mrs. Hamilton. Super Fan Ad- $5--one line in the program "Go Dogs!" 1/4 of a page—-$25 Half page—-$40 Full Page——$75 The programs will be produced for home game for the entire football season.
Celebrating Grandparents Day with Breakfast in the cafeteria, Monday, September 10th starting at 7:30AM.
7TH GRADE CLASS MEETING next Tuesday, September 11th at 5:30 PM in Mrs. Castellon’s room! You can enter through the doors by the old gym. Parents and students both need to be in attendance. We will be discussing Homecoming/Fines.
JV Bulldogs beat Petersburg 26-13. Great job Dogs!!!
Come out tonight and support the Bulldogs as they scrimmage Paducah at 7:30. Stay for meet the Bulldogs and Spurettes immediately following the scrimmage. See you there!
OPEN HOUSE: Thursday 16, 2018 - 6:00-8:00 P.M. - Title I Parent Meeting in the Auditorium followed by Open House.
Attention Dual Credit students!!! Contact Josh Watson for your email password so you will be able to pay for your dual credit classes. You do not want to miss the payment date and get dropped from class.
Correction, 6th grade orientation and the Open House/ Title I meeting is Thursday, August 16th. 6th grade meeting begins at 5:30 and the Open House at 6:00.
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Freshman Schedules and Graduation Plans today 1-4, August 9 in the counselor's office
6th grade orientation meeting at 5:30 Thursday, August 17th in the library. Open House/Title I meeting will follow at 6:00.
Spur Jr. High Cheerleaders Bake Sale Saturday, August 11 8 a.m. until noon Lawrence Bros.
High School student registration will begin Thursday, August 9th with the incoming freshmen 1-4 pm. Sophomores - August 13th 1-4; Juniors -August 14th 1-4; and Seniors - August 15th 1-4.
Reminder, all students in extracurricular activities have their initial drug test tomorrow at 6:00pm. Parent meeting will take place at the same time. 7-12 grade students involved in athletics, band, ffa and other extracurricular activities must attend.
The 2018-2019 school supply list for PreK 4 - 5th grade is available on our website and can be found at the link below. https://www.apptegy.net/s/documents-spur-isd/browse/27741
Summer Feeding Program Monday - Friday May 29 - June 29 11:45 - 12:15
Due to the JH Field Trip returning a little bit after 3:30, the buses will run a few minutes late today.
The Spur track team will be returning from the state track meet tonight at roughly 11:15. If you would like to welcome them home, they will be escorted through town ending up at the school.
At 2:50 P.M. Spur ISD went on lock down just as a precaution due to an unknown person in the parking lot. The situation was handled and everything is back to normal.
An automated message was sent to everyone regarding an assembly this Friday at 1pm. Holly Campbell will be speaking to secondary students about the dangers of drinking and driving. You are invited.
One act play will be arriving home around 12am.
Congrats to the Bullpups and JH Spurettes on winning the Rolling Plains JH Relays tonight in Jayton. They all did great!!!
Reminder, due to benchmark testing, Juniors and Seniors do not report to school until 1:00 both Monday and Tuesday.
Congratulations to both Nia Tagle and Ivan Solis for earning a Division 1 rating on their percussion solos today.
Due to the 10:00 am start tomorrow morning (2/22), breakfast will NOT be served. Thank you
Due to weather we will be releasing school today at 12pm. Buses will run shortly after. Also, tomorrow morning will be a 10am late start. Teachers report at 9:30am.
Due to the Varsity Girls playing Valley to break the tie, all games on Friday (2/9) will be played at Motley County against Valley. -JVB-5:00pm -VG-6:30 -VB-8:00
TWO BASKETBALL GAMES TONIGHT AT SPUR - JV Girls vs. Shallowater 9th @ 5:00pm - JH Girls "B" vs. Aspermont "B" @ 6:00pm
Senior Night tonight before the varsity games. JV boys play at 5:00. Seniors and parents be there by 6:00 to be recognized.
Congratulations to Nia Tagle making 3rd Chair and Ivan Solis making 5th Chair at Regional concert band on percussion.
Spur ISD is having regularly scheduled classes today. There is an early release on Thursday at 12:00 and no school on Friday.
There will be a send off for the Varsity Cheerleaders on Wednesday, January 10 at 9:30am as they head to state competition. Come cheer on your SHS Cheerleaders.
Quick reminder!! Tomorow is a staff workday/student holiday. Staff will report at 9:00. Students will report to regular scheduled classes on Tuesday. We hope everyone had a great break and look forward to seeing everyone!!
Reminder: Tomorrow is a staff development/student holiday. Staff will report at 9:00. Classes will resume Tuesday at regular time.
The basketball games tonight in Jayton will begin with the JV Girls at 5:15 followed by the Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys games. Please come support the Spurettes and Bulldogs tonight!!!
Family Christmas Lunch today! $3 a tray. PK4-2nd 11-11:30; 3rd-5th 11:30-12; 6th-12th 12:05-1:05.
Elem and Junior High students that participated in UIL today in Jayton will be leaving shortly and should arrive in Spur about 8:15.
The JV girls game has been cancelled for today. Games at Haskell will start at 3:45 with JV boys followed by Varsity girls @ 5:00 & boys @ 6:30.
The Spurettes game scheduled at 11:30 has been forfeitted by New Home. They will play in the championship game at 3:00.
NOON pick up/drop off for PRE-K 3 & 4 for the rest of the week: Park in dome parking lot and walk over to elementary school.
After school pick up on HS side today due to water leak. More information in link below. https://www.apptegy.net/s/news-spur-isd/articles/pick-up-high-school-today
Due to water leak in front of Elementary Building, those picking up/dropping off Pre-K students will need to park in the dome parking lot and walk over to the elementary building.
Veteran's Day Program & College Signing Day tomorrow in the auditorium. Click on link below. https://www.apptegy.net/s/news-spur-isd/articles/veteran-s-day-program-college-signing
Teams are leaving Jayton. Thanks
Your Spurette and Bulldog state qualifying Cross Country teams will be coming back home about 9:20pm tonight. Please help us welcome them home by lineing up on Burlington St. I will post as they get closer. We are very proud of them.
Bulldogs win 52-50!!!! Way to fight Bulldogs!
Bulldogs lead 34-24 at the half vs Paducah!! Lets go Dogs!!!
The time for the Varsity football game scheduled next Friday, November 3rd, in Knox City has been changed to 6:00 pm.
Congratulations to the Boys Cross Country program as 3 runners qualified for the State meet next weekend in Round Rock!! Way to go Dustin, Zage and Jorden!
Congratulations to the Spurettes Cross Country team!!! They came in 3rd at the Regional meet in Lubbock and advanced to State next weekend in Round Rock!
The SJH Cheerleaders will be selling glow necklaces and bracelets on Thursday, October 26. Necklace $1 and Bracelet $.50
Parents: All report cards are to be returned each 6 weeks. Progress Report are returned only if the student has a failing grade on it.
Congratulations to the JH Spurettes and Bullpups as they bring home the District Cross Country championships!
Congratulations to the Bulldogs and Spurettes as they bring home the Cross Country District championships!
PTO Meeting tonight at 7:00 in the cafeteria.
On friday we had the honor of hosting Dr. Anne Laudisoit to share her experience tracking monkeypox through the African bush with our 4th grade science students. http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_59c95416e4b06ddf45fa51f5
Due to the lack of water in Spur, we will be running buses and releasing students at 2:00pm. Pick up as usual. Call school offices with questions. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Bulldog victory over Aspermont 44-22!! Way to fight bulldogs!
Congratulations Bullpups! 53-7 victory over the Aspermont Stingers!
There is a Junior High pep rally today in the dome at 3:05. Come support your Bullpups and JV Bulldogs!
Reminder: High School students that are interested in participating in BPA, there will be a meeting tomorrow evening (9/27) at 8:00pm in the HS Foyer. Mrs. Ball will be giving her expectations.
Bulldogs win 63-56. Great job guys!!!
Come support the Bulldogs tonight as they take on the Meadow Broncos. Kickoff @ 7:30
Tattoos tomorrow morning @ 7:15. $1.00 each
Just a reminder if you would like your high school or Jh child to get an EKG please return paperwork ASAP to the HS office. They will be performed on September 21st.
Congratulations to this years Homecoming Queen nominees: Sr.-Brooke Shobert, Jr.-Char Lei Bradford, Soph.-Nia Tagle, & Fr.-Kelcie Robinson
The Annual Constitution Day Program put on by the 5th graders will be held tomorrow (Friday) at 9:00 am in the auditorium.
The Spur Bulldogs kickoff @ 7:30. Come support them as they take on Motley County.
Calendar update: JH & JV football games will be played this Thursday 9/7 at Motley County. JH starts at 5:00pm followed by JV.
Bulldogs fall to Anton tonight 54-7.
First Pep-Rally of the year at 3:05 in the domes. Come support your Bulldogs!! Game tonight at Anton kickoff at 7:30.
JV Bulldogs win 40-6!!! Great job
JH Football and Cross Country pictures are tomorrow morning at 7:15 at the stadium
Come out and support your JV Bulldogs tonight vs Odonnell at 6:00 pm. Go Dogs
Picture Day is scheduled for Tuesday, September 5th. Order forms have been sent home with students. To order online go to mylifetouch.com
The Calendar that everyone has been asking about with school calendar and athletic schedules has been sent home with every student! Please be on the lookout for it!
T-shirt order forms and Spirit button forms are on table outside Mrs. Jones' office.