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Grading Guidelines During COVID 19 (K - 8th Grade)

Kemp ISD understands that grades in the current learning environment during COVID-19 are a concern for students and parents. Our goal is for students to progress in their learning and be supported, as we navigate this unusual
situation together. In order for Kemp ISD to calculate grades while in compliance with the TEA emergency order due to COVID-19 concerns. To read the guidelines, please click the headline
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Round 3 Grade Level Activity Logs

Round 3 Grade Level Activity Logs were added to the COVID-19 | Learning at Home portion of the website. Click the headline to be taken directly to the page where the logs can be downloaded.
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COVID-19 - Tips to Stay Healthy

Kemp ISD wants you to stay healthy. Together we can flatten the curve and stop the Spread of COVID-19. Please click the headline to see tips on how we can achieve these goals.
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Meal Service Update

Our Meal Service Program will be extended out into the community starting Monday, April 13th at the following 3 locations every MONDAY and WEDNESDAY. Please Click the Headline for additional details.
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Governor Abbott has ordered Texas Public Schools to remain closed through May 4, 2020.

As you may have already heard, this afternoon, Governor Greg Abbott announced that following President Trump’s directive yesterday to extend social distancing to the end of April, he has made a further determination for Texas Public Schools.

Governor Abbott has ordered Texas Public Schools to remain closed through May 4, 2020. Please click the headline for additional details.
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Pickup locations for Grade Level Activity Logs

This is a follow-up to our message from yesterday’s (Monday, March 23rd) post regarding our “Continuing to Learn At-Home Plan,” during our closure due to the coronavirus.

In that message, we shared that those who are not able to digitally access and print the grade level activity logs, could pick up hard copies on Wednesday, March 25th from 4:00-7:00 PM at 4 locations in our district boundaries.
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Meal Service Announcement During School Closure

With our recent announcement of school closure due to the coronavirus through Friday, April 3rd, I want to share our plans to continue providing breakfast and lunch to "any" student 18 years of age or younger. Please click the headline for more details.
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3rd 9 Weeks Teacher Awards

Kemp ISD has AWESOME Teachers and today some of our finest were recognized for their hard work and implementation of our FAST LLAMA Training (Positive Classroom Supports for Classroom Management), Marzano’s 9 Effective Teaching Strategies which focuses on RIGOR and ENGAGEMENT and for strong communications in using our Living Tree Communications software to inform parents and stakeholders of current classroom updates.
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Come one, Come all....

Calling all Kemp ISD Parents, Community Members, Business Representatives, and our very own Educators! Help us Develop School Success Goals for the Future!!
Questions? Call Angie @ 903.498.1400 for more information and to sign up!
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Bus Riders of the Month

Congratulations to this month's Bus Rider of the Month! The district would like to thank the students and their parents for demonstrating what it means to be a good role model on the bus. Please click the headline to see the riders of the month from each of our district campuses. Each month students are chosen from each campus for this honor.
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Special Education Parent Training

Kemp ISD is offering information sessions for our parents of students who are receiving special education services. We hope to give you some tools, activities, and ideas that will help you with your child’s development. The sessions for the 2019-20 school year will be at the Kemp Education Service Center (KESC) at 204 West 17th Street.

We have the following dates scheduled:
Tuesday, March 24, 2020; 12:15 pm Transition: Beyond the Yellow School Bus Webinar

Tuesday, April 14, 2020; 12:15 Transition Planning: Paving the Way for your Child's Future Success Webinar
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Flu Season in Full Swing

Here at Kemp ISD, our efforts to maintain a clean and safe environment for our students and staff are on-going. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is still encouraging individuals with flu-like symptoms to remain home and/or visit their health care provider. Click the headline for more information.
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LivingTree Information for Parents

Parents, please watch this short video to make sure you are getting the most out of LivingTree. If you missed your welcome email to get the mobile app or temporary password don't worry, on Monday, another round of welcome emails will be sent out to the primary contact of every student who has not logged into the system yet. Parents, please don't mistake the emails you are already getting via LivingTree for the full LivingTree experience. To get the full experience lookout for the welcome email mentioned in the video and follow the instructions.
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2018 - 2019 District Accountability Rating

Every school year, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) determines a district's rating based on three areas: Student Achievement, Student and Campus Progress Measures, and Closing the Gap. Please click on the headline for further details on the 2018-2019 Kemp ISD performance ratings.
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School Report Cards (SRC): Campus & District Reports

The School Reports Card (SRC) combines accountability ratings, data from the Texas Academic Performance Reports (TAPR), and financial information to give a broad view of campus performance. Available for each campus in Texas, the SRC is intended specifically to inform parents and guardians about a school’s individual characteristics and its academic performance.
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Kemp ISD Parent Survey

Kemp ISD values input from our parents. Please take a moment to answer the brief survey so we can continue to improve our district!
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HS BOGO book fair

It's open to everyone in Kemp ISD. It will be open during regular school hours. We don't have any after school events planned at this time.
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Band Mattress Fundraiser

KEMP, TX - If you or someone you know is looking to replace a bed in your home, now is the time. The Kemp High School Band is excited to announce they will be hosting their 1st Annual one-day Mattress Fundraiser on Sunday, December 8th, from 11am - 6pm. For one day only, the High School will be transformed into a mattress showroom. For information about the sale, go to bit.ly/beds4kemp19.
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Kemp Athletic Department

In our efforts to spread Christmas cheer, the Kemp Athletic Department is hosting a toy drive for children and families in need in Kemp. The drive will take place from November 18, 2019, through December 6, 2019. If you are able to, please bring one new and unwrapped toy to the high school.
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Congrats to the Kemp New Teachers

Congrats to the Kemp New Teachers on completing the New Teacher training courses! We are excited to have you be part of our school family!
KHS (Tipton, Grayson, Regalado, Camacho)
KPS (Parra, LaCour, Davis, Parish, Oliver, Dowd, Massey, McDougald, Dougherty, Christian, Allen, Speratti, Corbett)
KIS (Abello, Chronister, Willard, Millican, Hitzfeld, Zeiger, Gomez)
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Scoliosis Screening

Spinal Screening will be conducted by KISD registered nurses beginning November 20th at the Junior High Campus. Click the headline for the letter to parents and more information.
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Kemp ISD 2nd Annual Veteran's Day Program

Veteran's Day Program
Monday, November 11, 2019
Starting @ 8:45 a.m.
Our plan is to have the program at the HS football stadium if inclement weather arises the program will be moved into the HS gym. Please contact Angie Ellis if you are a Veteran and would like to be part of the program, 903-498-1400.
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This weeks Football games have changed

JH has changed to Wednesday, November 6th at 5:00 p.m. at home
JV has changed to Wednesday, November 6th at 6:00 p.m. at Malakoff
Varsity has changed to Thursday, November 7th at 7:00 p.m. at home
Senior night will be Thursday prior to the game start.
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Campus Recognition

Kemp I.S.D. has AWESOME Teachers and today some of our finest were recognized for their hard work and implementation of our FAST LLAMA Training (Positive Classroom Supports for Classroom Management), Marzano’s 9 Effective Teaching Strategies which focuses on RIGOR and ENGAGEMENT and for strong communications in using our Living Tree Communication software to inform parents and stakeholders of current classroom updates.
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