Spring 2019 Falcon Flyer

Spring 2019 Falcon Flyer
Posted on 04/04/2019

Finley Middle School
Falcon Flyer

37208 S. Finley Rd. l  Kennewick, WA 99337
Office: 509.586.7561 l Fax: 509.582.8452
www.finleysd.org


April 2019

Important Dates

April:

  • – 4th Quarter begins
  • – New school hours begin (7:45am - 2:25pm Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri; and 7:45am - 12:35pm on Wednesday)
  • 10 – 6th Grade Ancient Egypt Night, 5:30-6:30 PM

May:

  • 27 – NO SCHOOL, Memorial Day

June:

  • 13 – Last day of school!


 

Middle School Spring Sports

Middle School Baseball and Softball started practice March 25, and will have their first games on April 23. Parents and players, please get your paperwork filled out and physicals turned in!

View our new Interactive Athletics Calendar online!


 

Finley food pantry signFinley Food Pantry

  • Open 2:30 - 4:30 PM
  • Finley Community Center
  • 2nd & 4th Thursdays

All Finley community members welcome - no ID required!

 


New Website

We are thrilled to announce that Finley Middle School (and the entire Finley School District!) has a new website that will allow parents, students and community members to see information in one place! As you navigate our new website and become familiar with the new layout and organization of content, we encourage you to submit any questions or suggestions using the “Contact Us” page linked from the district’s home page. Websites are ever-evolving, and we will continue to make adjustments and improvements in the coming months.
Finley's new website displayed on computer screen and other devices

Thank you for your patience as we make this transition and work to improve our communication efforts in Finley!  Please visit the new and improved website (still at www.finleysd.org) and be sure to give us feedback on what you think!


Congratulations to Mr. Chavez - Finley's 2019 Crystal Apple Winner

Teacher Devin Chavez stands next to Crystal Apple bannerAt the 21st Annual award ceremony on March 7, 2019, Finley School District recognized Mr. Devin Chavez as our 2019 Crystal Apple Award winner. 

Mr. Chavez joined top teachers from 6 surrounding districts to celebrate this inspiring event coordinated by the Educational Service District 123. Originally established in 1999, the Crystal Apple Awards recognizes outstanding local teachers who make an impact in their schools and communities.
Keep reading the full article online here.


Skyward Family Access baner
What is Family Access?

Skyward Family Access connects educators and parents by providing a wealth of information on assignments, test scores, attendance, fees, and more. Find information on:

  • Grades
  • School calendar
  • Upcoming assignments
  • Teacher messaging
  • Class schedules
  • Attendance records
  • Food service balances
  • Long-term graduation planning

Questions? Talk to the school office for your personal login information and get connected today!


Get Access to the Local Basic Food Program

Basic Food is a program that helps supplement Washington residents’ diets with healthy, nutritious food. Eligible households receive an Electronic Benefits Card (EBT) to purchase food items at participating businesses each month. See the income guidelines chart to the right, and dial 2-1-1 to learn more. To learn more about 2-1-1 and the many resources available, visit https://www.resourcehouse.info/win211/Index

Household Size

Monthly Income

1

$2,010

2

$2,707

3

$3,403

4

$4,100

5

$4,797

6

$5,493

7

$6,190

8

$6,887