Calendar Reminders:

  • TODAY, May 26 – Last day to turn in any missing/late/current work
  • Tuesday – Friday, May 26 – 29 – Genius Hour Presentations Due
  • Friday, May 29 – ALL 8th grade instruments due
  • Tuesday, June 2 – Virtual 8th Grade Graduation
  • Thursday, June 4 – Turn in any borrowed school property – books, chromebooks, PE equipment
  • Thursday, June 4 – Last day of school

Middle School Students

Since the campus is closed, your student is welcome to come to campus and pick up their belongings on Fridays between 8 and 12.

ALL Assignments will be posted on google classroom  Every student should check their Google Classroom “To Do” list OR their Calendar daily to make sure they are doing all of the assigned work.

FOR PARENTS: Mrs. McCutcheon and Mr. Hagan are still updating grades in Gradelink. Gradelink is the best place for parents to check student’s progress and performance in middle school.  Please login to Gradelink.  You can view each class to see what work is missing (noted with MIS) and the scores students receive on graded assignments.  Blanks indicate that the teacher has not yet graded an assignment.  You can also see upcoming assignments.

Mr. Hagan’s Newsletter…

Office Hours:
Tuesday-Thursday 9 AM – 10 AM
Friday 9 AM – 11 AM

*Make sure you are working on practicing/preparing your genius hour presentation.

*8th graders record your speeches

*7th graders record your intros

Reading (Daily):
Read for 1 hour a day
Book Talk/Review schedule for trimester #3: Thursday

Writing (Wednesday):
Journal #7 Song Story on Google classroom

Reading (Friday)
Just one hour of reading

Mrs. McCutcheon’s Newsletter…

Last day to turn in missing/late work Tuesday the 26th.

Whole class meeting on Tuesday at 11:00 am.  Please go to google classroom stream to get the zoom link.

Genius Hour Presentations due this week…directions sign up for a presentation time

This week your only math assignment is to take an online math assessment. It has 40 – 45 questions. You can do it in one sitting OR break it into chunks on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. HERE IS THE CATCH: You must be on zoom with me while you take it. I must be able to see you or your work space, if you don’t want me to see your beautiful face. You will need scratch paper and a pencil to work out the problems.

Here is the zoom link:

You must take the math test during the following blocks of time:
Tuesday: 10 – 11am, 3 – 3:30 pm
Wednesday: 9:30 – 10:30 am; 1 – 2 pm, 3:15 – 4:30 pm
Thursday: 10 – 10:40am; 1 – 2 pm, 3:15 – 4:30 pm

Science SEL Choose an Activity Log week 4 due Friday

Graduation Speeches submitted via flipgrid due Friday!

8th graders click here:

7th graders please check your email for instructions on recording the introduction

Mrs. Vela’s message:

Here are a few end of the year requests from Mrs. Vela:

–Send her a short, four minute or less, audio or video recording of you playing your instrument by Wednesday.   Play a song you know well and something that shows new skills, such as the chromatic scale or an advanced piece.

–Join her Google Classroom at 65fmasi.  There are suggestions for recording methods.  Her new email address is:

–Eighth graders – Turn in all school instruments, with your name, on or in, the case, plus all borrowed music books on Friday May 29.  She will be in the Music Room #7 from 8:00 – 12:00 noon.

Join your high school band or orchestra.   You are too talented to stop now!!  She’ll miss you!!   Watch for an envelope in the mail at your home, this week.

–7th graders – You may keep your instrument and books to practice over the summer, then the classes will continue next year.   Practice!


***Helpful email addresses
If you need to reach Middle School or any of the teachers, please use the following email addresses: – absence notes, responses to the newsletter, general questions, contacting Mrs. Ave – Mrs. McCutcheon, science or math questions – Mr. Hagan, language arts or social studies questions

Online Resources:

School Website: – resource pages, tool kits, extra practice and tech resources – Student homework help is available ALSO – Parent resource page has tutorials so you can better help your student!! – great website for vocabulary – Search ANY math topic to watch a short video tutorial, practice activities to get better at skills.