The JH basketball games against Van Horn on Monday, November 16, have been cancelled due to COVID-19 issues in Van Horn.
Fort Davis ISD will be releasing students from school at 2:45 pm on Friday, November 20, for the Thanksgiving holidays. Please plan to pick up your child, as appropriate, at that time. Happy Thanksgiving from FDISD!
Congratulations to the Cross Ex Debate Team for their 1st place at the Salado Virtual Debate!
FDHS Football District Champions! Go GREEN!
Fort Davis varsity volleyball has changed the location of our regional quarter final match. The match will now be played in ANDREWS at 12:30 pm, on Saturday, November 7, against Sterling City.
Indians are Area volleyball CHAMPIONS! Outstanding Job, ladies! Next up is Regional Quarterfinals in Monahans on Saturday!
FDHS varsity football will play the Buena Vista Longhorns IN Buena Vista on Friday night, at 7:30 pm, as originally scheduled. We will notify everyone if there are any changes to that schedule.
JH Football will be playing the Buena Vista Longhorns in Fort Davis on Thursday, November 5, at 5 pm.
FDHS volleyball will play Miami in Wellman Union on Tuesday at 5pm for the Area Championship.
The Junior High and High School football games scheduled for today and tomorrow have been cancelled due to COVID related issues in Van Horn. Call the High School Principal if you have questions.
The Fort Davis area is experiencing a power outage expected to last until later this afternoon. All parents and guardians need to pick up your children at school and return to home for the remainder of the day. School will resume tomorrow at our normal times.
FDISD will operate on a delayed start on Wednesday. School will start at 10 am tomorrow, due to the increased possibility of icy roads. Please use caution while driving in the morning.
Parents that intend to change their child's instructional setting FROM home TO on-campus need to notify their respective campus principals in writing (email is ok) before Monday, Sep 28. Call the campus principals for more information. JSHS 426-4444, D-A 426-4454
As of 9/23; the National response rate is 66.3%; Texas is 62%; Jeff Davis County is 27.8%. People living in Far West Texas are an historically undercounted population. When people are not counted, communities can lose out on federal funding allotted every year for health clinics, schools, food assistance and hundreds of other critical services and programs that make a difference in our lives every day. You can respond online at my2020census.gov, by phone at 844-330-2020, or by using the paper form you received at your home. Respond today. Everyone counts! Las personas que viven en el Oeste de Texas es una población que históricamente no es contada. Cuando las personas no son contadas, las comunidades pueden perder los fondos federales asignados cada año para clínicas de salud, escuelas, asistencia alimentaria y cientos de otros servicios y programas críticos que hacen la diferencia en nuestras vidas cotidianas. Puedes responder por internet my2020census.gov, por teléfono al 844-468-2020, o utilizando el formulario que recibió en casa. ¡Responde hoy! ¡Todos cuentan!
FDISD has been notified that a parent of an elementary student and a secondary student has tested positive for COVID-19. These students have been sent home for a 14 day quarantine, but have not manifested any symptoms as of 9-22-20. Please continue to monitor your child for symptoms. Contact the campus principals if you have any other questions.
Being counted in the 2020 Census means Jeff Davis County will receive funds it needs for emergency medical services, schools, food assistance and more. You can respond online my2020census.gov, by phone 844-330-2020 (Spanish is 844-468-2020), or by using the paper form you received at your home. Respond today! Everyone counts! Ser contado en el Censo 2020 significa que el condado de Jeff Davis recibirá fondos que necesita para servicios médicos de emergencia, escuelas, asistencia alimentaria y más. Puede responder por internet my2020census.gov, por teléfono 844-330-2020 (el español al 844-468-2020), o utilizando el formulario que recibiste en casa. ¡Responde hoy! ¡Todos cuentan!
When people are not counted in the 2020 Census, we all lose in Jeff Davis County! Make a difference in our lives for the next 10 years and get counted. You can respond online my2020census.gov, by phone 844-330-2020 (Spanish is 844-468-2020) or by using the paper form you received at your home. Respond today! Everyone counts! Cuando las personas no son contadas en el censo 2020, todos perdemos en el condado de Jeff Davis. Hace una diferencia en nuestras vidas durante los próximos 10 años y se contado. Puedes responder por internet my2020census.gov, por teléfono 844-330-2020 (el español al 844-468-2020) o utilizando el formulario que recibiste en casa. ¡Responde hoy! ¡Todos cuentan!
CENSUS 2020: As of September 7, the National response rate is 65.5%; Texas is 61%; and Jeff Davis County is 27.5%. Census results shape the future of communities, as census data informs how billions of dollars in federal funds are distributed for health clinics, school lunch programs, disaster recovery initiatives, and other critical programs and services for the next 10 years. Respond today if you haven’t already. Online my2020census.gov. By phone 844-330-2020 (English); 844-468-2020 (Spanish).
On Tuesday, September 8th, at 6:00 P.M., an informational meeting about Federal Programs at Fort Davis ISD will be held in the High School Auditorium . Immediately following the Federal Programs meeting, our traditional "Meet the Indians" night will be held at Bart Coan Field.
Lots going on tonight with volleyball at 4 pm, football at 7:30 pm, and a chance to get a coupon for ice cream from the Drug Store when you complete your 2020 Census (at the football game), if you have not already done so. There is no charge for spectators, but we do ask that you wear masks and practice social distancing.