Thursday, November 7

8th Grade news:

There is NO SCHOOl Tomorrow! Have a great weekend.

The Honors assembly will be Monday, November 11 the with the annual Veteran’s Day program immediately following. 8th graders are to wear jeans that follow the dress code and a clean, plain white shirt. Please make sure that your student adheres to this dress code for Monday.

8th Grade’s last day of school will be Thursday, May 28th. Graduation will be on Monday, June 1st. More details will come out in a few months.

Important Dates for SMR: https://www.smrhs.org/admissions/learn/application-timeline

I will be administering the High School Placement for St. Mary’s Rylen on November 20th. Follow the link above to register. Please send in your confirmation so that I know how many kids will be taking the test.

Homework:

8th Grade: Finish the characterization worksheet for chapter 5 of The Secret Life of Bees. There will be a quiz on Monday. We will work on your second draft of your descriptive paper on Monday.

7th Grade: Your second draft is due on Tuesday.

6th Grade: Finish Reading Chapter 5 of the Red Kayak.