Turlock Junior High School
Parents/guardians and other guests of the district are welcome and encouraged to visit TUSD schools. Visitors must respect the learning environment however and maintain proper behavior and decorum. (EC 51512)
Disruption of the orderly process of the school is prohibited. In accordance with Penal Code 626.7, the principal or his/her designee is authorized to deny access, ban or bar future access, and remove or request the removal of any visitor whose behavior is disruptive to the educational/ working environment of the school.
Visitors to any of our campuses who have been denied access or who have been asked to leave may schedule an appointment to appeal to the Director of Student Services at (209) 667-0887 daily between the hours of 8 am and 4:30 pm.
This website is meant to provide students, parents, and the community with information about our school. The website will be updated regularly with information about club meetings, athletics, music concerts, and other school events. If there are any questions that are not answered on this website, please contact the school office at (209) 667-0881.
8th Grade Promotion
Friday, May 26 - Promotion Ceremony @ Pitman High Gym:
2:00 Students with last name A - L
4:00 Students with last name M- Z
The students will NOT be wearing gowns during the promotion ceremony. Students must abide by the Turlock Unified School District dress code. The following dress guidelines are recommended:
Girls: Best school clothes – recommend skirt or dress;
Boys: Best school clothes – recommend slacks, khakis and shirt with collar.
Tuesday, May 23 – Promotion Tickets distributed: Four tickets will be distributed to every student participating in the promotion ceremony.
8th Grade Promotion Activites
Friday, May 19 - 8th Grade Great America trip: 8th Grade trip for qualifying eighth graders - Buses depart at 8:00 a.m. and will arrive back at the TJHS campus by 8:30 p.m. Ticket sales are April 24 – May 3. Cost is $80.00.
Friday, May 26 - Promotion Dance: Promotion Dance for eligible eighth graders only at TJHS, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. The cost of the dance ticket is $10.00 and includes food. Tickets will be on sale May 22 - 24 during the eighth grade lunches.
For more information, please download the 8th Grade Promotion Letter to Parents.
2017-2018 Course Directory
Current 6th and 7th grade students will soon be choosing their classes for the next school year. Please refer to the 2017-18 Course Directory for any questions you might have.
Dutcher vs. TJHS Staff Basketball Game
Dutcher Middle and Turlock Junior High staff at the basketball fundraiser to benefit both Renaissance programs. There was a lot of cheering, good sportsmanship and fun.
TJHS Science Olympiad Wins 1st Place at Regionals
Aeries Family Link
The address for TUSD family link is: https://aeries.turlock.k12.ca.us/aeries.net/Loginparent.aspx?page=default.aspx Please save this link in your favorites or bookmark the page. Use TUSD Family Link to access your child's information. If you have questions concerning this program, please contact the school office.
TJHS is now on Twitter. Follow us @TJHSTigers
ASES After-School Program
Sign-up for our award-winning After School Education and Safety (ASES) Program:
TUSD's Safe Schools Procedures
Click on the link below to learn more about TUSD's Safe School and Anti-Bullying Procedures:
SBAC Parent Guide
School Accountability Report Card
To review the 2015-2016 School Accountability Report Card for this school, click below. A hard copy is available upon request.
Do you shop at Amazon.com?
You could earn money for our TJHS Renaissance program every time you make a purchase. Just use Smile.Amazon.com instead of Amazon.com.
Once you register your account, 0.5% of every eligible purchase you make goes to support our students. Click here to register.
Thank you for your support!
Swipe Your Card to Support TJHS
Do you have a Master Card? Visa? American Express? Discover? Safeway Club Card? If so, you could earn money for our school every time you swipe your card. Go to Escrip.com, choose Turlock Junior High School Renaissance Program (ID 6612117) as your group to support, and register your cards. Then, whenever you use your card at select merchants, a percentage of your purchase will go to support Turlock Junior High.
You can also use the Benefit app. Click here for instructions.
Turlock Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying in educational programs, activities, or employment on the basis of actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, parental, pregnancy, family or marital status, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. TUSD requires that school personnel take immediate steps to intervene when it is safe to do so and when he or she witnesses an act of discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying.