7:00 PM - 11:59 PM Spring Orchestra Concert
7:00 PM - 11:59 PM Spring Band Concert
Sixth grade students, parents, and faculty gathered in the MMS Library to raise money and awareness for underprivileged students in Haiti through sharing poetry.
The MMS YouthNet Plus Spring 2016 Club brochure is finally here! Please share with your student and invite her/him to sign up for one of the After School Enrichment Clubs. The clubs run from 3:15-4:15 and no student will be denied access for reasons relating to financial need, so please submit a signed permission slip to Room 279 (Mr. Mantes) if your child is interested.
As most of you are aware, our students will be taking the PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) during the month of April 2016. If you would like to view the tutorials or practice assessments made available to have your children familiarize themselves with this assessment, please use the links listed below
Happy 1st Week of Spring! Attached to this email is additional information about the upcoming 2016 PARRC examination. As most of you are aware, our students will be taking the PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) during the month of April 2016.
I hope you are able to join the MMS community as we celebrate Black History Month at our First Annual Poetry Slam tomorrow evening at the Pimento Grill on Springfield Avenue. Students from our Emerging Scholars club and others will read poetry to commemorate the event, so please stop by between 5-7pm to enjoy the festivities.
The music program in the South Orange-Maplewood School District is strong and growing.
Please take this opportunity to purchase Advance Tickets for The Little Mermaid . The entire theater will have assigned seating and ticket orders will be filled on a first come-first serve basis. Therefore, it is necessary to order your tickets as soon as possible!
As we wrap up the final nine days of the second academic quarter, I wanted to remind you that your students will begin the 3rd academic quarter on Monday, February 1st. This year, we made a choice not to administer mid-term examinations to students in grades 6-8, since teachers already administer a variety of formative and summative assessments throughout the school year.
FAQ on EV-D68
As per the New Jersey Department of Health, following are links to the State Health Department and the Center for Disease Control’s websites with updated FAQs on EV-D68. Updated information will also appear on ERHC’s website frequently, also listed below.
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