November 11, 2020
Issue 14
VETERAN'S DAY HOLIDAY WEEK SCHEDULE
Thank you for your flexibility regarding this week's schedule change to ensure equitable time across all classes. A reminder of this week's schedule is posted below.
PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
Volunteers Needed for Photo Days
November 12, 13, 16 and 19
1.5 hour shifts available

We are looking for parent volunteers to help us with our upcoming student photo days. Students will be rotating through our photo booth area to get their annual student photo taken. We will also print Fisher Student IDs on site so students will be leaving campus with their official ID cards! 

We need a total of 80 volunteers to take a 1.5 hour shift. Please consider helping! 

For more information and to sign up to help us with this special event, please see our link below.
FISHER FUNDRAISING NIGHTS AT FIRENZA
Tuesday 11/17 and Thursday 11/19
Fisher Fundraiser with Firenza Pizza!

Please stop in at Firenza Pizza
ALL DAY on November 17th and November 19th
for a terrific bite to eat!

20% of all sales associated with Fisher
will come back to us so that we can support our students and faculty!

Here is what you need to do:
  • Mention Fisher Middle school when ordering in person or online (www.firenzapizzalosgatos.com for pickup, dine in or delivery)
  • Gift cards are available for purchase in the restaurant and Fisher still gets the 20% credit - perfect for the upcoming holidays!
  • An added bonus - anyone who orders will also receive a coupon for a future order.

This is an easy way to support Fisher and feed your family!
FISHER LIFE NEWS
Follow the RJF Instagram Page to stay updated on student life, activities, clubs, and more!

JOIN A CLUB @ FISHER
Fisher Clubs
Get involved
Stay connected
Bring a friend
Meet new friends!

Interested in joining a club? ​There are so many clubs to choose from! Baking, traveling, airplanes, social impact, robotics, and more...!  ​To learn more about specific clubs and when they meet, visit our Clubs page. Specific information on how to join and login to a club can be found on your student's Fisher Life page in Google Classroom.
PHOTO DAYS ARE COMING!
We are thrilled to be offering picture days for all of our students. It is imperative that your child participate in this important event to be included in the yearbook and to receive their 20.21 student ID card.  
Picture Days: 
November 12, 13, 16, and 19
11:00-4pm 

This will be a drive-thru, picture day plan. Parents will drive through the Fisher parking lot and follow the signs for this touchless event. Please come on any of the above days, between 11-4, that works for you and your family. Order Pictures on line! Our Picture Day ID is EVTRB6FCP use this link.
REMOTE LEARNING ATTENDANCE

Please contact Fisher Attendance for any of the following reasons during remote learning:

  • Your student cannot log into class — email the teacher and Fisher Attendance immediately. 
  • Your student was delayed logging into class.
  • Your student is absent, at an appointment, or leaving class early.

Be sure to provide the student’s full name and reason that s/he is absent or leaving class early. This will help us accurately track attendance. 

Please note: After 72 hours, any absence that has not been confirmed by a parent will be considered an unexcused absence.

Attendance Line: 408-335-2385

Thank you,
Molly and Nancy, Fisher Attendance Office 
IMPORTANT LINKS
When you have questions and concerns about your specific student... we have awesome people to help! Please contact the appropriate person for your student: 
Assistant Principal Clare Vickers: students’ last name A-K
Assistant Principal Paul Brennan: students’ last name L-Z 
Counselor Kristie Mullikin: students’ last name A-K
Counselor Jolie Rutledge: students’ last name L-Z 

Watch our LGUSD District Meetings live to learn more about what goes on in our district. The schedule, agendas, and teleconference links for both regular and special board meetings are located via LGUSD.

Chromebook Reminder
All Fisher students should be using an LGUSD-provisioned Chromebook. Purchase, loaner, and repair information can be found on our website.

Want to help your student navigate Google Classroom?
We've put together some tips and tricks that might make life easier. 
CALENDAR
Never miss an important date!
View and subscribe to the Fisher H&SC Google calendar
Daily school schedule information can be found on the RJ Fisher calendar
UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 11/11 Veterans Day, no classes (schedule change information above)

  • 11/12 Parenting Continuum Workshop - Please note this event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a future date

  • 11/12, 11/13, 11/16, 11/19 Fisher Student Photo Days, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, information above

  • 11/16 - 11/20, Fisher Spirit Week, more information above

  • 11/17 and 11/19 Fisher Fundraiser at Firenza Pizza, more information above



  • 11/23 - 11/27 Thanksgiving Recess, no classes
RJ Fisher Middle School
19195 Fisher Avenue, Los Gatos, CA 95032
Mary Lonhart, Principal
Phone: 408-335-2300 | Attendance Line: 408-335-2385
Fisher Home and School Club
Heather LeRoy, President president@fisherhsc.org

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