Tuesday, November 19

8th Grade news:

Tomorrow morning, I will be proctoring the High School Placement Test to the students who are planning to go to a Catholic High School. If you have registered your child, please make sure that they have a restful night’s sleep and a good breakfast before coming to school tomorrow. The test will take ~3 and a half hours. I will provide snacks and water.

THIS week is Spirit Week!! Monday: Neon Day, Tuesday: Senior Citizen/baby day, Wednesday: Pajama Day (no robes, slippers or stuffed animals), Thursday: Holiday Mashup, Dress in your favorite holiday gear!! and Friday: Spirit Day: Show your SJS pride by wearing all your burgundy and white gear! Get ready for an awesome pep rally!!

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: Look over the dates for your research project with your parents!! Research the first section in your packet. This research is due on Thursday morning. Finish reading Chapter 8

7th Grade: For Thursday, you need to bring your research statement/question, at least 5 sources that you will be able to use and your parent’s signature that they approve of this topic and understand what you will be doing in class for the next 6 weeks and will be helping you to be successful.

6th Grade: Read Chapters 12, 13, 14 and 15 in Red Kayak. Download the Seesaw app, and comment on the video we made in class.