Middle school band concert tonight! It has been moved inside to the Elementary cafeteria. This is a come and go casual event with free hot dogs! 6:00 p.m.- High School Jazz Band , 6:30 p.m.- 6th Grade Band , 7:00 p.m.- Symphonic Band, 7:30 p.m.- Honor Band, 8:00 p.m.- High School Concert Band.
Important: Students should arrive with instruments and music no later than 15 minutes before their performance time. The Band Hall will be open from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm.
Students getting a physical today need to enter through the single door on the north side of Marshall gym. (right side of the gym if you are facing the front of the gym) This is the back door that leads directly into the locker room area.
ATHLETIC PHYSICALS after school today in Marshall Gym. The cost is $10. Physicals are required for all incoming 7th, 9th, and 11th graders that plan to participate in athletics. Also, any student that answered yes to question 1,2,3,4,5,or 6 on the medical history form must receive a new physical.
Eastland ISD will not have school on Friday (4-15-22) for a staff and student holiday. Monday (4-18-22) will be a staff development day and students will not have classes.
Eastland ISD Family and Eastland County Residents:
A disaster assistance center has been established at the Siebert Elementary Dome (100 Little Maverick Trail, Eastland) for impacted residents to receive assistance in reporting damages through iSTAT, register for cleanup assistance and meet with non-profit organizations such as the American Red Cross, United Rescue Alliance, and the Cornerstone Community Action Agency. Organizations, services, and assistance on site subject to change.
United Rescue Alliance, in partnership with the Big Country VOAD, TDEM, and the Community Foundation of Abilene, is currently in Eastland offering support to survivors and agencies. United Rescue Alliance is a disaster relief agency headquartered in Abilene with a focus on preparedness, response, and long-term transformative recovery efforts. United Rescue Alliance has crews in the Eastland area assessing community needs and offering financial assistance to households seeking basic needs.
To be considered for financial assistance, please contact United Rescue Alliance 817-721-7558 for information regarding the application process or visit the Siebert Elementary Dome - Disaster Assistance Center.
Casework will begin with the American Red Cross, Thursday at the Siebert Elementary Dome. The center will open Thursday at 8 a.m until 6 p.m. Individuals and Families can also call the Red Cross hotline at 1-800-Red-Cross to open a case.
Together, Eastland County will recover. Those seeking to make monetary donations towards long term recovery can contribute to the Eastland disaster relief wildfire fund established by the Eastland Community Foundation (serving the county of Eastland): https://cfabilene.org/community-impact/fire-relief-funds
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Jeremy Williams - Interim Superintendent EISD
Tuesday (3-22-22) will be a regular scheduled school day for Eastland ISD.
In an effort to assist the Texas Division of Emergency Management, Eastland ISD has set up the webpage linked below for victims of the wildfires to access helpful information. As more information becomes available we will update the webpage.
Siebert Elementary Parents/Guardians,
Eastland ISD is hosting the Eastland Disaster Assistance Center at the Siebert Dome. We ask that as you pick up students in the afternoon to please be patient with the process and the additional vehicles/personnel in the southeast area of our parking lot. EISD is proud to be helping our families in their time of need and we will continue to do so as long is it takes.
Jeremy Williams – Interim Superintendent EISD
Disaster victims who wish to visit in person with representatives who can assist them in obtaining relief information as well aid can come to the Siebert Elementary Dome and meet with the following organizations. This is available seven days a week from 8am to 6pm.
TDEM – Texas Division of Emergency Management. https://damage.tdem.texas.gov/
Texas Baptist Men – Disaster Relief for more information https://www.tbmtx.org/disaster-relief
American Red Cross – Recovery resources for disaster victims. 1-800-733-2767
Eastland Lions Club – Providing clothing and toiletries to disaster victims.
Siebert Elementary School 1100 W Sadosa St, Eastland, TX 76448
FYI on behalf of the River of Life Church:
EASTLAND COUNTY DROPOFF POINT
Anyone wanting to help families affected by the fires. River of Life is open and accepting donations. We are taking ESSENTIAL, NECESSITY, AND TOILETRY ITEMS (deodorant, soaps, toothpaste, toothbrush, combs, brushes, shampoo, etc) along with new clothing/gently used. Please bring your items to the Fellowship Hall in the back parking lot of the church.
Families affected by the wildfires that are in need of clothing here are places to find assistance.
Daugherty Church of Christ 309 South Daugherty
First United Methodist Church 215 S Mulberry St
First Baptist Church 405 S Seaman St
River of Life Church 1247 E Main St
The quarter store in Ranger 718 Pine St, Ranger, TX
If you would like to help our local families and volunteers, or you are in need of help, we will be sending out messages that can help direct your actions. First Baptist Church in Eastland will be taking and distributing the following items. Personal Hygiene items, toiletries, non-perishable food, packages of underwear/socks, and Jackets. Please be looking for more information to come out throughout the day.
Thank you, Eastland ISD
Eastland ISD 3/18/22
Anyone wanting to donate water and/or Gatorade to assist our local firefighters please take to the Eastland Fire Department. They will be the point of contact and distribution center for the other county Fire Departments. Please keep our families affected in your thoughts and prayers.
Eastland ISD Administration
Early dismissal on Friday, March 11th. The last period will end at 12:11. Students may stay and eat lunch, or parents may pick them up. Lunch will be served until 1pm.
Eastland ISD will have early release on Friday (3-11-2022). School will dismiss at 1:00. Buses will run immediately afterwards. Middle School and High School lunch will be from 12:11 till 1:00.
Additionally, Monday (3-14-2022) though Friday (3-18-2022) will be Spring Break and Monday (3-21-2022) will be a staff development day.
The Junior High Track Meet in Cisco scheduled for Friday (3-11-22) has been cancelled.
Three week progress reports were given to the students today. This six-weeks ends on April 1st.