Archive for January, 2019
Due to the weather, there is no school today!
Tomorrow & Friday will be the science and language NWEA tests.
Please be on time for first hour.
Wednesday, January 23rd will be an A day.
STEM will be running a half day schedule and students will have elective classes.
Band students should plan to bring their instruments and Gym students don’t forget your clothes.
Reminder that tomorrow is a half day. Dismissal is at 10:30 am.
There will be pizza for sale for $1 per slice near the EXIT DOORS right after school.
NWEA Testing begins tomorrow! Be sure to be here on time for first hour.
Please get a good night’s rest and eat breakfast tomorrow.
The cafeteria serves FREE breakfast before school if you are interested.
Pizza will be sold for $1 per slice on Friday. The sale will be after school on the half-day near the exit doors.
- Advanced Manufacturing-Students wanting a career in the Manufacturing Industry / Engineering
- Henry Ford Early College-Students wanting a career in health
- New for Fall 2019, Pre-Education-Students wanting a career as an educator
8th grade STEM students should check their district email for the link. It can ONLY be completed from this email account. The application is due by March 1st.
Here is some information from the math department regarding Algebra 1 credit:
In order to earn high school credit for this coursework, your child must:
Earn a 78% or higher on both semester exams. Exams will be given at the end of semester 1 and semester 2.
Pass each marking period with a C or higher
Placement into high school math will be determined by the receiving high school. Some factors considered are:
- Math credit earned in Algebra 1
- NWEA Math RIT score
- PSAT Math score
The NWEA Testing Schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, Jan. 16 Reading
Thursday, Jan. 17 Math
Thursday, Jan. 24 Language
Friday, Jan. 25 Science
Testing will take place in first hour and last most of the day.
Please do not be tardy for first hour or absent from school (unless you are sick, of course:) !