QISD will be closed on Friday, February 14th for a scheduled Staff Development Day. Classes will resume as scheduled on Monday, February 17th.
Health Science students attended the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler Pre-Health Conference sponsored by AHEC and SUPERNet. Students had the opportunity to listen to speakers from various healthcare careers and speak with vendors from many East Texas colleges promoting their healthcare programs.
QISD will be hosting the movie "SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age" tonight (Feb. 10th) at 7:00pm in the QHS Auditorium. SCREENAGERS is a documentary that explores the impact of screen technology on kids and offers parents and families proven solutions that work.
Softball games scheduled for today (Feb. 10th) at Mt. Vernon have been cancelled due to wet field conditions.
January 28th HS Basketball vs. Grand Saline - No JV Girls Game - JV Boys will start at 4:30 followed by Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys
QISD will be closed on Monday, January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Seniors - Time to start gathering pictures for Slide Show. Here's what to submit: 1. Up to TWO "senior" individual pics 2. Up to THREE baby/child pics 3. As many group pics as possible Turn your pics in to Karlee Taylor BY MARCH 10.
Calling all proud Senior parents! Celebrate your student's journey with a yearbook ad. Create and purchase online by 02/13/2020 at www.jostensadservice.com prices range from $60-300.
SENIORS - don't forget scholarship night is TONIGHT at Lake Fork Baptist Church from 6-7:30. See you there!
The Fall Sports Reception will be held at the QHS Auditorium at 7:00pm on Thursday, January 16th, 2020.
Due to the threat of severe weather Quitman ISD will be releasing school at 2:00 pm. Car riders may be picked up at 2:00 pm. Buses will run at 2:00 pm. For safety, students will NOT be released from the bus if a parent or guardian is NOT at home. If a parent or guardian is not at home the students will be returned to the High School Campus and may be picked up in the front office.
Attention Parents: We are closely monitoring the weather tomorrow due to the increased risk for severe storms including high winds, and possible tornadic activity. It is predicted to manifest about the time school is out and students are being transported home. The safety of our students is our top priority. If it becomes necessary to release students early we will notify you through social media, the school website, and our ALERT NOW system . We want to be as proactive as possible. Thank you for your continued support of our schools
SENIORS - It's the beginning of scholarship season! The Pilot Club Scholarship Night will be held on Monday, January 13th from 6-7:30 PM at Lake Fork Baptist Church. If you cannot attend, we will be having an additional Scholarship/FAFSA night here at the High School on 2/3/2020.
QISD will be closed from Monday, December the 23rd through Monday, January 6th for Winter Break. Classes will resume as scheduled on Tuesday, January the 7th.
Early release days Thursday the 19th and Friday the 20th. Elem will be released at 1:00pm and JH/HS at 1:15pm.
If you are planning on attending the basketball games at the American Airlines Center tomorrow please be aware that the Dallas Mavericks have a "Clear Bag" policy. No purses or other bags will be allowed into the facility unless they are clear.
If you purchased Dallas Mavericks tickets for the boy’s basketball game on Wednesday, Dec. 18th, you can pick them up from Ms. Ridenhour at the QISD Administration building. Please come by as soon as you can and pick up your tickets.
We’re so proud of our FFA teams! This is from Tracie Jackson: Perspective... here are the numbers. Senior Skills 352 teams - QFFA Top 22 Greenhand Skills 224 teams - QFFA Top 10 Radio Broadcasting 635 teams - QFFA Top 10 Greenhand Chapter Conducting 186 teams - QFFA Top 10 Our kids and advisors are pretty awesome!!
Basketball Schedule for Tuesday, Dec. 3rd - JV Girls vs. Boles at 4:30 - followed by Varsity Girls vs. Boles - followed by JV Boys vs. Cumby - followed by Varsity Boys vs. Cumby. All games at Delbert Ballard Gymnasium.
Just a reminder we will have spinal screenings tomorrow (Nov. 14) for girls age 12 & boys age 14. Parents, you should have received notification via mail if this involves your child.
Today is the deadline to register for the ACT on December 14th!
Today is the deadline to register for the SAT on Saturday, December 7th!
Volleyball Bi-District Playoff Game vs Dallas Madison Tues. Nov, 5th 8:00pm at Wills Point
On Monday October 7th QISD is wearing Blue and Gold to show our love and support of SSISD.
On Monday October 7th QISD is wearing Blue and Gold to show our love and support of SSISD.
Shout out to Steven Schoon and crew for working on the roof of Ballard Gym all afternoon installing new AC units! The gym feels wonderful!!
Homecoming Week Events * Tuesday the 24th - Volleyball at Alba-Golden 4:30 * Wednesday the 25th - Bonfire at 8:00pm * Thursday 26th - 7th, 8th, and JV Football at Arp starting at 5:30pm * Friday the 27th - Parade at 1:30, Pep Rally on the Square (after parade), Homecoming Pre-Game Ceremony at 6:55, Football (vs Arp) at 7:30. * Saturday the 28th - Volleyball at Edgewood 11:00am
Freshman orientation will be held tomorrow night, August 8, from 6-7 pm. It will be held in conjunction with evening registration. Freshmen will receive a guided tour of the high school, gather pertinent information, and participate in a question & answer session. See you there!
Lady Bulldog Volleyball Camp Scheduled - See Quitman ISD Website for Details and Registration Form
QISD teachers learning from each other this week. Blended Learning workshop presented by Mrs. Sandifer and Mrs. Park. Great ideas!
QISD will be hosting an immunization clinic on Friday August 16, 2019 from 9 AM to 12 PM in the elementary cafeteria. Parents will need to bring a shot record and insurance information. If no insurance, cost will be $5 per shot. Students must be accompanied by a parent.
All buses have safely delivered all students home. Please be safe as another storm will be approaching our community. Thank you to all of the administrators, teachers, staff, and parents that stayed and helped with the students while the tornado passed.
Baccalaureate is cancelled this evening due to weather.
Monday, May 27th - Memorial Day Holiday Thursday, May 30th and Friday May 31st - Early Release - Elementary will dismiss at 1:00pm, JH/HS will dismiss at 1:15pm.
Parents, if your student has any medication in the nurse's office, please make arrangements for pick up before the last day of school. Medication is not stored over the summer and anything left will be destroyed per district policy.
Due to school closing on Thursday, May 9, the Algebra 1 End of Course test will be rescheduled for Friday, May 10.
Parents please be patient as we try to get your children home to you. Our buses are on their routes and going slow. We are also making sure there is a parent or an adult home before we leave the students.
Due to flooding QISD will be releasing students early. Parents may begin to pick their students up immediately. Buses will be boarding at approximately 1:30. If there is no parent or guardian at the house the students will be brought back to their home campus. If the bus can not safely get to your house your child will be brought back to their home campus. Parents that normally pick up their children need to pick them up at their normal pick up area.
2019 One Act Play Cast, Crew and Directors-it’s been an outstanding year and finishing as one of the top 8 in the state is not a small feat. They represented Quitman with class and honor. We are so very proud of every single one of you! Tonight’s awards went to—Honorable Mention All Star Cast: Kaiti Kelley All Star Cast: Riley Cameron 3A State Champion: Lago Vista HS 1st Runner-up: Malakoff HS 2nd Runner-up: Holliday HS
QHS Track and Field Athletes Headed to Regional Meet. The following student athletes have qualified for the Regional Track Meet that will be held April 26-27 in Whitehouse. Lady Bulldogs *Madalyn Spears - 100m & 200m *Brooklyn Marcee - 100m hurdles *Maddy Whitehurst – discus *Halie Davis - shot put, Bulldogs *Riley Flanagan - 800m *Trey Berry - 100m, 200m, Long Jump *Langdon Bautista - pole vault *4x200m relay - Isaiah Aymond, Dylan Coe, Aiden Corrior, David Tarno alt: Jace Reid
The following student athletes have qualified for the Regional Track Meet in Whitehouse next week: Lady Bulldogs Madalyn Spears - 100m & 200m Brooklyn Marcee - 100m hurdles Maddy Whitehurst - discus Halie Davis - shot put Bulldogs Riley Flanagan - 800m Trey Berry - 100m, 200m, Long Jump Langdon Bautista - pole vault 4x200m relay - Isaiah Aymond, Dylan Coe, Aiden Corrior, David Tarno alt: Jace Reid Great Day to be a BULLDOG!!!
Softball and Baseball games vs. Rains rescheduled for Monday, April 22nd at 6:00pm.
Congratulations to the Quitman Bulldogs on a successful track season. The following athletes will be advancing to the Area Track Meet next Thursday in Rains. Area Qualifiers Guys 100m- Trey Berry 200m- Trey Berry 800m- Riley Flanagan 4x100m-Trey Berry, Dylan Coe, David Tarno, Aiden Corrior 4x200m- Isaiah Aymond, Dylan Coe, David Tarno, Aiden Corrior 4x400m-Dylan Coe, Isaiah Aymond, Aiden Corrior, Gavin Derryberry Pole Vault-Langdon Bautista Long Jump- Trey Berry Triple Jump- Gavin Derryberry Girls 400 relay (3rd)-Lexie Wilson Julia Simpkins, Brooklyn Marcee, Madalyn Spears 100 hurdles (3rd)-Brooklyn Marcee 100 m (2nd)-Madalyn Spears 800 relay (4th)-Tyann Harris, Alexis O’Neal, Jazmin Rojas, Julia Simpkins 200 m (1st)-Madalyn Spears Shot Put(4th)-Halie Davis Discus (4th)-Maddy Whitehurst
Congratulations cast and crew of QHS OAP AND Directors Tina Johnson and Terry McGonagill! We advanced to Regionals! Outstanding Crew: Deacon Hicks Honorable Mention All Star Cast: Jacob Day, Kaiti Kelley All Star Cast: Riley Cameron
Ms. Hamrick and I are in Denison getting ready to watch our students compete at area One Act Play competition.
Softball and Baseball Schedule changes for April 5th. Varsity Softball vs Grand Saline will be at 5:30. Varsity Baseball vs Grand Saline will be at 6:00.
We will be honoring the late Timothy Hancock at the Bulldog relays on Thursday April 4th at 3:30. Mr. Hancock, a former QISD student, won the Conference 3A 400m State Title in 1997.
The Wood County Junior Livestock Show will be held April 4th-6th at the QISD Ag Pavilion behind QJH/QHS.
Junior Varsity Cheerleaders Announced Captain - Katie Wallis, Rebecca Wood, Alexis Perez, Marcy Frazier, Lorena Serrano, Skylar Flores
Varsity Mascot and Cheerleaders Announced Mascot - Jake Johnson Captain - Kaiti Kelly Aleigh Farnham Brooklyn Marcee Tyann Harris Avery VonReyn Alexis O'Neal Gracie Danner Meadow King Cristal Plata Rhiana Bradshaw Kameron Farnham Trinity Purdin
Friday is the last day to sign up for the TSI Test on March 25th. Cost is $35 for both subjects, $20 for one subject. Come see me to sign up!
The baseball game between Quitman and Mineola will be played Friday at 1:00 pm in Emory/Rains ISD.
Tonight’s softball game has been moved to 6:00 due to soggy field conditions. Hopefully the wind will dry it out by game time!
Coach Scotty Almon, our Athletic Trainer, accompanied a few of our student athletic trainers to a Christus Trinity Mother Frances Splinting/Casting Workshop. The workshop was designed for student trainers to understand the use of emergency vacuum splints of severe fractures, plus use casting materials to form a temporary fixated splint for upper extremity fractures or ligament instabilities. It was a great experience!
Purchase your Bulldog Baseball attire at https://fieldhousesports.itemorder.com Use code DAWGBASE19.
QISD will not hold classes on February 25, 2019. This is a designated Staff Development Day.
Our basketball teams will be in action tonight in Mineola playing the ORANGE yellowjackets. Come out and support our teams