News and Announcements
Mrs. Brittany Neal Named 2018 FMS Teacher of the Year
The teachers have voted and have named 8th Grade Science Teacher and Team Lead the 2018 FMS Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Neal is incredibly humbled by this great honor. Having your peers vote you as the Teacher of the Year is one of the highest forms of praise. In addition to being 8th grade Science Team Lead, Mrs. Neal also serves as the Head Cheer Coach and Co-Sponsor of the Fellowship of Christian Students where the group has amassed a large following since its inception a few years ago. Our parents may recognize Mrs. Neal as the master of ceremonies for all of our pep rallies! Her school spirit and dedication to the Faubion Family is undeniable.
Please join us in congratulating Mrs. Brittany Neal, the 2018 Faubion Middle School Teacher of the Year! You can send Mrs. Neal at note of congratulations at BNeal@mckinneyisd.net.
School Cafeteria Prizes, Menus and Surveys
Breakfast Prizes with "Alarm Clock Special"
Our school cafeteria is offering a $15 iTunes gift card to students. Students are encouraged to come and try some of the new breakfast options available in the cafeteria, and If the student is at the register when the "alarm" rings, they receive a $15 iTunes gift card!
Participate on three consecutive Thursdays: Jan. 18th, Jan. 25th, and Feb. 1st. You can sample the food the previous day during lunchtime.
New Breakfast and Lunch Menus
Get a Cookie when you Survey the Cafeteria Menu
Students, take the Student ViewPoint Survey and receive a cookie given out on a specified day in lunch. You will also be entered in to win an Amazon Fire Tablet and a Polaroid Instant Camera.
The survey covers:
· Students satisfaction with common menu offerings
· Specific reasons why students decide to eat or not eat meals at school
The survey launches today and ends February 14th
Follow the link to WWW.StudentVP.com\McKinney to take the survey.
Yearbook Orders- LAST CHANCE
FINAL DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 2ND!!!!!!
Order your 2018 yearbook now! Don't miss out on memories. You can order online at www.jostensyearbooks.com or pick up and order form in the front office. The price is $40.
Spelling Bee Winners
Congratulations to Rosalie Solorio for being the Spelling Bee Champion for the 2nd year in a row. Rosalie will advance to the district Spelling Bee on January 16th. Good luck, Rosalie! Also, a great job to Caleb Sempebwa for coming in at a very close 2nd! Thank you to all of the Spelling Bee contestants!
8th Grade Parent Information
There was a meeting for parents of all 8th graders this last Wednesday to prepare the students for high school and the path to graduation. In case you missed the information, the presentation is available below or Here.
Teachers Receive MEF Grants
Congratulations to the teachers who have received grants for learning needs in their classes. The McKinney Education Foundation has awarded six grants to staff members at Faubion. These grants are so beneficial to the students and will go towards the purchase of books, teacher stations, media equipment, Makerspaces, and other items to improve the learning experience.
Click to view the most recent PTO newsletter.
Letter from the Principal