This year we continue our W.I.N. (Whatever I Need) period in grades 6 and 7 to meet students’ needs by providing additional time for enrichment in Science and Social Studies and for intervention instruction in English Language Arts (ELA) or Mathematics. The programming will also provide an advisory/character education period at least twice a month to address the social and emotional needs of all students and to strengthen relationships within the school community.
At 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2016, our annual Back-To- School Night will take place for all families of Maplewood Middle School 6th, 7th and 8th graders. The evening will begin with a version of our morning broadcast on live closed-circuit TV.
Approximately 900 students from more than 60 schools and school districts throughout New Jersey came together to recite authentic poems they had memorized in Chinese, ESL, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, and Spanish.
7TH GRADE SOCIAL: Parents of 7th graders, don’t let your students miss out on their awesome end-of-year social! Friday, June 3rd from 3:05pm-5pm – the party includes food, contests, prizes, and opportunities for the kids to throw pies at some favorite teachers and staff! What could be better?!
Thank you for joining us at our annual “School in Action Night” last Thursday! We hope you enjoyed the special performances by our Honors Jazz Ensemble and the School Choir. This year we decided to combine the incoming “6th Grade Parent/Student Orientation” with School in Action night, so our new families from Jefferson, Seth Boyden, and Tuscan Elementary Schools, could witness the engaging work our students produce.
History was made for the Model UN Clubs from Maplewood Middle School and South Orange Middle School when both teams joined together to represent the district at the New York City Invitational Model UN Conference held at St. John’s University on Saturday, May 21st, 2016.
MMS has started a garden in front of the school, where we will plant vegetables, herbs and flowers for the students to enjoy. Thanks to all the people who have helped get our garden growing with their time, muscle and donations this weekend. A special thanks to Carol Fardin for sponsoring our garden and making sure things get off (or in) the ground.
Please come out and support our MMS students as they perform their original pieces created through U GOTTA HEAR THIS, in association with Midtown Direct Rep, SOPAC, and YouthNet. See the attached flyer for information! The performances are free, but reservations are required. We hope to see you there!
The MMS would like to thank Phyllis Payne for organizing this event with the Park Wood Diner on May 24th from 4-10pm. The owners Pete and Fifi Kikianis have agreed to dontate a portion of each submitted for the event (a special container, created by Phyllis Payne will be displayed on the counter where diners can deposit their receipts).
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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