April 10, 2021 Dear Falcon Families, Oklahoma State Testing will begin for our students at Friend School next week. Our virtual students have tested this past week. We need your help, please! It is important to have your child in school each day well rested from a good night’s sleep. It is also very important for students to arrive on time. Test sessions will need to begin . . .
State Testing Information At Friend School, students will be tested in grades 3 rd through 8 th. Below you will find what is tested at each grade level and a 2020-2021 OSTP Parent, Student, and Teacher Guide for each grade level. 3 rd Grade- Reading and Math 3rd Grade OSTP Parent, Student, and Teacher Guides 4 th Grade- Reading and Math . . .
2021 Falcons Baseball Date Opponent Location Time March 11 Grove Home Canceled March 30 . . .
2021 Friend Track 5th / 6th Grade March 12: Maysville @9am March 24:Elgin @ 9am March 31:Velma – Alma @ 9:30am April 12: Luther @ 4pm 7th / 8th Grade March 25: Purcell @ 9am March 27: Pauls Valley @ 9am April 2: Hobart @ 9:30am April 6: . . .
Make-up Snow Days School will be in session the following days: -March 26th -April 9th -April 16th -April 23rd
January was School Board Appreciation Month. Friend School recognized Board Members Neely Alexander (pictured on the left), Caleb McClung (center), and Jason Baker (pictured to the right) at the January 26th Meeting. We are so thankful for our School Board members and their dedicated service to our school. We are thankful for their hard work and dedication to Friend. They spend countless hours helping our . . .
Office Hours for Teachers We need your help please! We want to try a new process with communications with our teachers. We ask that if you need to visit with your child’s teacher that you call the office between 7:30am and 3:45pm. A message will be taken and given to the teacher. You may also email your child's teacher or contact them through TeacherEase. They will try to get back on their plan . . .
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Join our Team! Friend School is a Pre-Kindergarten through 8th Grade school located in a rural community just East of Chickasha. There are around 260 students at Friend and 32 faculty and staff members. The school has a strong academic curriculum, along with extracurricular opportunities such as the Academic Team, Science Fair, Cultural Night, Spelling Bees, and STEM activities in the classroom and . . .
While the planned distribution of COVID-19 vaccines is reason for optimism, a current and alarming spike in coronavirus cases means Oklahomans must step up vigilance. Cautionary actions recommended by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – especially wearing a mask around others, watching your social distancing, washing your hands and avoiding crowds – effectively reduce viral transmission, which in turn . . .