ITBS Tests: ITBS achievement tests for grades K – 2 will take place on Monday – Friday (March 2 - 6). ITBS for grades 3 – 8th will take place Tuesday & Wednesday, March 3 & 4th. These tests help us determine your child’s progress from year to year and are also used as one of the measures to determine if your child should be promoted or retained. They are VERY important tests and your child should get plenty of rest the night before the test and get a good breakfast.
Softball/Baseball: Come out and support our girls’ softball and our boys’ baseball teams. These are the upcoming games; please note dates and times of games are subject to change after the printing of this bulletin. Check the Mumford Athletics Facebook page for changes.
• Monday, March 2: JH/HS Softball vs. Somerville @ 4:00 (Away)
• Thursday, March 5: HS Baseball @ Holland Tourney
• Friday, March 6: HS Softball vs. Burton @ 4:30 (away), HS Baseball @ Holland Tourney
• Tuesday, March 10: HS Softball vs. Snook @ 11:00 (HERE)
Cheer Mascot Tryouts: Cheer tryouts will be on Thursday, March 5, mascot tryouts will start at 2:30 and cheer tryouts will begin after. These are closed tryouts and only cheer candidates, judges, administration, Mrs. Gustavus and senior cheerleaders helping with tryouts are allowed to be in the tryout room. The last mandatory clinic was moved to Tuesday, March 3, (due to softball changes) JH will be from 3:30 – 4:30 and HS will be from 5:00 – 6:30. The optional practice will be on Wednesday, March 4th from 3:30 – 5:00.
Kinder and 8th Grade Graduation Info: Deadlines are approaching for ordering graduation for Kinder and 8th grade. Forms must be turned in to the office with money by Friday, March 6th!
OAP Contest: The Mumford High School drama class will be competing in the UIL One Act Play Contest on
Friday, March 6 at Cameron High School. They have been preparing for several months and we wish them the best of luck, with the performance of “Pride and Prejudice”. Performances are open to the public and they begin at 1:00. If you want to catch Mumford you will need to be there about 4:00. If they place in the top 3 plays, they will advance to Bi-District contest on Wednesday, March 25 at Normangee HS. “Break a Leg” Mumford One Act Play members and Ms. Hudson!
2019-20 Yearbooks: Yearbooks are on sale NOW for a discounted price of $40 for ONE MORE WEEK! Discounted prices are good till Friday, March 6, AFTER that they will be $50 per book. Orders can also be placed on-line at www.yearbookforever.com, just type in Mumford ISD. Using the online system you can order extras such as personalized names imprinted on the book, book covers, etc. Online orders will have an additional $1 cost for processing fees. All students in grades Pre Kinder - 12th grades are featured in the yearbook on their class page, as well as other pages throughout the book! If you have already purchased your yearbook this year at Open House, then there is no reason to re-order.
Business Ads/Page Sponsorship & Student Messages: If you have a business and would like to purchase a business ad to have in the yearbook please contact Ms. Hudson for pricing and sizes. Also on the order form you will find information about purchasing space for Student messages and page sponsorships! Student messages can be purchased for any student and is a GREAT way to show support for your child, there are multiple sizes and prices.
Spring Break: We will be off for Spring Break next week: March 9 - 13th. We hope you have a GREAT break and we’ll see you all back when school resumes on Monday, March 16th.
CogAt Testing: Testing for Kinder – 2nd grade will continue when we come back from our spring break. Students will test Monday, March 16 – Friday, March 20. They are VERY important tests and your child should get plenty of rest the night before the test and get a good breakfast.
Basketball Girls’ All District Honors: All District Honors for the girls’ team have been released and we want to say congratulations to the following players. Earning 1st Team All District - Alexis Hernandez, 2nd Team All District - Brooklyn Wager, and Honorable Mention: Hanna Redman and Paige Brown. Earning All-Academic Team was: Stephanie Wagnon, Paige Brown, Alexis Hernandez, Jacce Rose, Sydney Scamardo, Aynslee Fechner, Libni Guadaramma, Lesleigh Jutson, and Bryce Zeig. Congratulations to all the girls!
Cheer Honors: Congratulations to the following Cheerleaders who made the 2019-20 Texas Girls Coaches Assn. All State Selections, they were Rayli Dickey and Alondra Fernandez, All Academic All State was Alondra Fernandez.
Boys’ Basketball Season: Congratulations to the Boys’ Basketball team for a successful basketball season and their playoff run. Sadly, they ended up short against San Saba on Friday. We thank everyone who cheered the team on this year throughout their season.