View a complete collection of Summer Enrichment activities for grades pre-K–12.
During a special called meeting on Monday, Aug. 3, the BISD Board voted to continue with the plan to begin school for all students with online learning on Monday, Aug. 24, with the exception of special education. (Select special education will be able to begin face-to-face on Aug. 24.) They also decided to begin face-to-face instruction on Tuesday, Sept. 8 for families that chose that option during the registration process. Click title to read complete message.
On Tuesday, July 21, Tarrant County Public Health and Human Services issued a Control Order (“the Order”) requiring school districts to start school with virtual learning only through Sunday, Sept. 27. This means that all students and teachers will begin classes in online learning, and BISD will keep buildings closed to students for regular on-campus, face-to-face instruction and activities until after Sept. 27. Click title to read complete details.
The University Interscholastic League (UIL) released modifications to the 2020–21 UIL calendar and updated its COVID-19 risk mitigation guidelines. BISD administration just received this information and is thoroughly reviewing it. There is conflicting information between the order received from Tarrant County Public Health and the UIL. Click title to read complete message.
The Texas Education Agency (TEA) released information to school districts on Tuesday, July 7, about the return to school in the fall. The District is working through that document and will provide the BISD family with more details as they become available. > Read complete message from Dr. Brown.
Birdville ISD has opened online registration EARLY for the 2020-21 school year. You may register online beginning Thursday, July 2 through August 26.
Hope Squad and BISD’s Counseling Department have several recommendations on how to support struggling students during school closures.
Richland Middle School Student Chromebooks for Online Learning
RAM Parents and Guardians,
Birdville ISD wants every student to have a device for online learning and we will be checking out Chromebooks at our school!
To make sure that we have enough Chromebooks, we request that you only check-out a device if your student has no other computer for online learning.
To receive a Chromebook, complete the Parent & Student Equipment Use Agreement form that is available in your Skyward Family access account( please visit the following link for step-bystep instructions on accessing the form BISD Parent & Student Equipment Use Agreement in Skyward. Each student in your home will require a User Agreement to be filled out.
Once you have completed the agreement, you are eligible to pick up a Chromebook. We will be distributing Chromebooks on AUGUST 17, 2020. Times for pick up are listed below. Please note: If you do not have a Skyward Family Access account and wish to checkout a student Chromebook, please come to the campus on the assigned day. You will be able to fill out the agreement at the campus using a district computer.
Times available for pick up:
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
When you arrive at the campus on your assigned date, please park in the spaces in front of the school and enter through the front door. Your Parent & Student Equipment Use Agreement will be verified, and a campus staff member will issue your student a Chromebook.
Please be aware that we will be enforcing social distancing, mask mandates, and regulating building occupancy in order to ensure the safety of our students, parents, and staff.
Richland Middle School
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