8th Grade news:

Tomorrow is a tag day! Please send the Field Trip Form and $$$ for the Ryken field trip to me tomorrow!!! VERY IMPORTANT!!!!!!!

Next 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: Finish reading chapter 7. Chapter 6/7 Quiz tomorrow morning first thing! The final draft of the descriptive paragraph is due tomorrow.

7th Grade: Your 7 Riddles to Nowhere “test” questions are due on Tuesday. Remember to use the RACE strategy (when applicable) when answering the questions. Final draft of your imaginary pet descriptive essay is due tomorrow.

6th Grade: Read chapters 7, 8 and 9 in Red Kayak.