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Class of 2027

Future TCHS Ninth Grade Parents & Students,


I hope this letter finds you having a good end to your Eighth Grade Year.  Yesterday, it was a privilege to have our new Freshman for next year at TCHS for the first time, and we hope they enjoyed their experience. We can’t wait to have The Class of 2027 join us at TCHS in the fall, and you are going to be a very great class for the next four years.   Parents-- we are excited to begin our new partnership with you, and we want you to know we are always here to serve you if we can help.   


Below are some items to help you start the 2023-24 school year at TCHS, and I hope this information is a benefit to your planning.   


  1. Freshman Orientation: Tuesday, July 25, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m. in the Big Gym


  1. Fall Open House: Thursday, August 24, 2023:  6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.


  1. Homecoming Week:  Our Homecoming week next year is Monday, September 4-Saturday, September 9, 2023.  The Homecoming Parade/Community Pep Rally is Wednesday, September 6, the Homecoming Game is Friday, September 8 vs. Ft. Worth South Hills, and the Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 9, which is for all grade levels.   


  1. High School Times: The school times for LISD High Schools is 8:20-3:35. For any early release days, the end time is 12:20 p.m.


  1. Schedules:   Freshmen will receive a tentative schedule at orientation.  Additionally, permanent schedules will be made available online in Skyward and will need to be checked for a final schedule after Friday, August 4, 2023.  The first day of school is Wednesday, August 9.


In closing, we are excited to have you with us next fall, and we are looking forward to the next four years.    Please let us know how we can serve you in the meantime. We are looking forward to an exciting journey!


Dr. Tim E. Baxter