Week of March 25, 2019

Hello middle school students and families:

  • The 6th graders are going on a short field trip to Carkeek Park on Wednesday, April 10, from 9:30-12:30, to release the salmon we’ve been raising at school. If you can drive and/or chaperone for this trip, we would love to have you. If you’re available on that date, you can sign up here:

Parent driver/chaperone sign up

  • Students, please check PowerSchool regularly to stay on top of your assignments.
  • 7th and 8th graders, if you have forgotten the date of your inquiry project presentation, please see me.

Have a great week,

Sven Tice

Week of March 18, 2019

Hello middle school students and families:

  • The second trimester ended on Friday, March 15; if you still have missing assignments, it’s now too late to submit them.
  • Report cards go home on Thursday, March 21.
  • All grades begin new instructional units in science this week:                                  6th graders begin work on environmental science;                                                          7th graders begin learning about evolution;                                                                8th graders are working on cell biology and heredity.

Have a great week,

Sven Tice

Week of March 11, 2019:

Hello middle school students and families:

  • 8th graders, you have a test on wave energy on Tuesday, March 12.
  • 6th graders, you have a test on plate tectonics on Thursday, March 14.
  • 7th graders, you have a test on astronomy on Friday, March 15.
  • Class pictures will be taken on Tuesday, March 12. This is a dress uniform day.
  • The 2nd trimester ends this week. Report cards will go home on Thursday, March 21.

Have a nice, hopefully snow-free week,

Sven Tice

Week of March 4, 2019:

Hello middle school students and families:

  • 7th graders, Mrs. Halley is taking you to the Holocaust Museum on Monday, March 4. You should be back at school by lunch time.
  • Ash Wednesday, March 6, will be celebrated with a mass. Please be in dress uniform on this date.
  • 7th and 8th graders, inquiry project presentations begin on March 18. The signup for these presentations is now closed.
  • 6th graders, you have a test on earth science on Thursday, March 14.
  • 7th graders, you have a test on astronomy on Friday, March 15.
  • 8th graders, you have a test on wave energy on Tuesday, March 12.
  • The third trimester begins on Monday, March 18. Report cards for the 2nd trimester will go home on Thursday, March 21.

Enjoy the sunshine this week,

Sven Tice

 

 

Week of February 25, 2019

Hello middle school students and families:

  • 7th and 8th graders, inquiry project presentations begin on March 18. The signup for these projects will be posted on this page on this Thursday, February 28, at 7:00 PM.
  • 6th graders, you have a test on earth science on Thursday, March 14.
  • 7th graders, you have a test on astronomy on Friday, March 15.
  • 8th graders, you have a test on wave energy on Tuesday, March 12.
  • Students and families, please check your PowerSchool accounts periodically.

This is our first full week of school, after a long month of snow days and scheduled breaks.  We have some catching up to do; please be prepared to work hard these next few weeks.

Sincerely,

Sven Tice