Important Updates Please Read

July 20, 2021

 

Dear Parents or Guardian,

 

Important Information (UPDATES)

 

  1. All students at Ferriday Junior High will return back to school on Monday, August 16th instead

of Friday, August 13th.

 

  1. Students that would like to be virtual learners for the 2021-2022 school year must complete an application. Please go the district website. www.cpsbla.us and click 21/22 Virtual School Application to complete the application. The deadline is July 24, at 10 am.

 

  1. We are asking parents to donate cases of water to the school. Because of Covid- 19, students will not be able to use the school water fountains. All size bottles of water will be greatly appreciated. Donations can be brought to the school Monday-Friday, from 8am to

3pm. Please ring the school doorbell for help.

 

  1. Please go to the Ferriday Junior High Facebook page to complete the district wide parent survey voicing your opinion on district wide issues and concerns.

 

  1. School Updates will be posted often.

 

**Student Cellphone Policy (Student Cellphones are prohibited/not allowed at school) **

Please read the following Policy:

 

No student shall have in his/her possession, use or operate any electronic telecommunication device, including any facsimile system, radio paging service, mobile telephone service (cell phones and camera phones), intercom, or electro-mechanical paging system in any elementary or secondary school building, or on the grounds thereof, or in any school bus used to transport public school students.

 

Students shall be required to leave all electronic telecommunication devices at home. Students are not to submit them to the principal or his/her designee upon arriving at school.  Students who submit their telecommunications devices to the principal knowingly they accidentally brought them, shall have them returned at the end of the school day.

 

For the purposes of this policy, the term, use, and operation shall mean whenever the electronic telecommunication device is turned on.

 

Violations

 

First Offense:

Confiscation of the device and returned ONLY to the parent

 

Second Offense:

Confiscation of the device and returned ONLY to the parent 9 weeks from day confiscated

 

Third Offense: 

Confiscation of the device and returned ONLY to the parent 9 weeks from day confiscated

 

**** All Ferriday Junior High School Rules and Polices are found in the Student Handbook***