GATE PARENT SURVEY: It is that time of year to do our annual GATE parent survey! Please help us evaluate and improve our program by completing this survey by April 15, 2015. Survey results will be shared at the Parent Advisory Night on Thursday, April 30th at 6:00 pm. Here is the link to our survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9WRDDQP
Thank you for your continuous support!
TESTING INFORMATION: Click here (Eng, Spanish) for information on our new state academic testing program.
8th GRADE EVENTS:
v PROMOTION PACKETS: These were handed out to students on Wed, Mar 25th. If you have questions, see your counselor. Forms & Fees are due in the office by Thu, Apr 16th. Click here for Promotion Info (Eng, Spanish).
IN-COMING 6TH GRADERS:
v PARENT MEETING: There will be a meeting for parents of in-coming 6th graders on Thu, May 21st from 6pm – 7pm.
v ORIENTATION: There will be an orientation (WEB – Where Everybody Belongs) on Fri, Aug7th from 8am – 12pm. A reminder postcard will be mailed at the end of July.
YEARBOOKS: Yearbooks are $35. Pre-sale will end May 1st.
BI-WEEKLY MATH PROBLEM: Every 2 weeks a different math problem will be posted for you to solve. Those students who solve it correctly are put into a drawing for 3 prizes. Check here for the Rules of the Contest, the Problems and their Solutions.
CLUBS & SPORTS:
v ACADEMIC PENTATHLON: meets on Thu from 2:45pm – 3:30pm in Rm 18 (Mr. Kauk)
v ANIME CLUB: meets on Thu from 2:40pm -3:45pm in Rm 22. (Mrs. Martin)
v CARD CLUB: meets on Thu from 2:40pm-3:40pm in Rm 50. (Mrs. DaSilva)
v CHESS CLUB: meets on Wed after school until 3:30pm in the MPR. (Mr. Kerin-rm 21)
v CREATIVE CATS ART CLUB: meets on Wed, Sept 3rd, in Rm 8 after school. (Mrs. Jarvis)
v DRAMA CLUB: meets on Tue in Rm 18 at 2:45pm. (Mr. Kauk)
v GAME CLUB: meets on Wed from 2:40pm - 3:30pm in Rm 40. We play chess, checkers, backgammon, marbles, mancala and more. (Ms. Angell)
v LEGO CLUB: meets on Tue, Wed, Thu from 2:40pm – 3:15pm in Rm 52. (Miss Kelly)
v NAAIL CLUB: (Next African-American International Leaders) meets on Fri from 2:35pm - 3:15pm in Rm 35. (Mrs. Mason)
v QUILTING CLUB meets on Wed after school in Room 33. (Miss Mohr).
v READING CLUB meets on Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri after school in Rm 34. (Mr. Walker)