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MILLIKAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
THE WEEKLY COMMUNICATOR
Be Safe. Be Responsible. Be Respectful.
Week 6 February 12 - 16, 2018
Black History Month
Math Interim Assessments Week
STEM Science Fair in Burrill Hall this week
"Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations." – Dr. Mae Jemison
Monday Regular Day Bell Schedule – 3:03 PM Dismissal
2/12/18 Valentine’s Fundraiser Nutrition & Lunch (Ms. Woolford)
STEM Spelling Bee Periods 1-6 in Burrill Hall (Ms. Huff)
Tuesday Professional Development Bell Schedule – 1:33 PM Dismissal (Buses leave @ 1:45 PM)
2/13/18 PD – ELA (40) / Math (60)/ Performing Arts (Magnet Conference)
Valentine’s Fundraiser Nutrition & Lunch (Ms. Woolford)
PTSA Chocolate Fundraiser Periods 1-6 in Gym via Science Classes
Wednesday Regular Day Bell Schedule – 3:03 PM Dismissal
2/14/18 Valentine’s Fundraiser Nutrition & Lunch (Ms. Woolford)
Valentine’s Day Dance at Lunch in Gym (Ms. Harris/Leadership)
Singing Grams 2:30 – 3:00 PM
Thursday Regular Day Bell Schedule – 3:03 PM Dismissal
2/15/18 Coffee w/the Principal 8:15 AM in Parent Center
Math Academy Make-up Exam 3:00 – 5:00 PM (Ms. Yamasaki)
SSC-AGC 3:15 in LMC
FFA Public Speaking Contest 5:00 – 8:30 PM in Rooms 44-50 (Ms. Woolford)
Friday Regular Day Bell Schedule – 3:03 PM Dismissal
2/16/18 Window 1 Progress Grades Go Home via Homerooms
Lunar New Year – Year of the Dog
Saturday Musical Theater Move-in Burrill Hall
8th Grade Lawn (& adjoining Service Road) – is for 8th Graders only unless special activity.
Be Safe – unless for PE class, walk on campus. Protect and respect personal space.
Be Responsible – be on time, throw trash away, and do your work.
Be Respectful – use positive and polite language, stop and think before speaking or acting, treat others as you wish to be treated. Apologize if you bump into someone.
Buses – please be considerate of fellow bus-riding students; be ready to board buses by 3:10 pm.
Congratulations – to all students and staff who performed in the Black History Performances.
IDs – please carry your ID with you at all times. First ID is FREE. $5.00 replacement fee, pay at the Student Store. IDs printed in Attendance Office during Homeroom.
Trash – please be good citizens of Millikan and Mother Earth – throw your trash away IN trash cans.
Announcements – please email announcements you’d like to include in The Weekly Communicator to email@example.com by noon on Fridays.
Attendance – please submit accurate attendance daily.
Best Practice –Not sure if your students have fixed or growth mindset? Have them complete and score the quick mindset assessment on page 8 in The Growth Mindset Playbook.
BIC –Please send only one student to return BIC carts. Thank you.
Email/Schoology Posts – please check daily.
Field Trips – please alphabetize student names when submitting student lists to the Attendance Office. If multiple periods are participating, please alphabetize within class periods. Please check in with Attendance Office before departing to verify which students are participating in the trip.
Flyers/Posters – please remember to take down flyers announcing your event once your successful event takes place.
Phones/Repairs – please send requests for phone or other repairs to firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 19 Presidents’ Day Holiday – No School
February 20 Faculty Meeting 1:45 – 3:00 PM in LMC
February 20-28 Music Theater Load in & Rehearsals in Burrill Hall (Frome/Krubsack/Tyler)
February 21 PTSA 6:00 PM in LMC
February 23 French Club/Class Movie in Room 34
February 27 ILT 2:45 PM in LMC
February 28 Volcano Mania Periods 2-6 in Room 50 (Ms. Woolford)
Lockdown Drill in HR on 2/28 (Mr. Shmaeff/Ms. Moten
March 1 Charter Lottery Drawing 3:15 – 4:15 PM (Ms. Nunez)
Beauty and the Beast#1 7:00 – 9:00 PM in Burrill Hall (Gass)
March 2 Beauty and the Beast#2 7:00 – 9:00 PM in Burrill Hall (Moten)
March 3 Beauty and the Beast#1 2:00 – 4:00 PM in Burrill Hall (Plevack)
Beauty and the Beast#2 7:00 – 9:00 PM in Burrill Hall (Green)
March 5-8 Millicon (Ms. Nunez/Ms. Adair)
March 8 Progress Report #2 Window Opens (Closes 3/16 @ 8 AM)
March 9 Turtle of the Month – HR in LMC (Harris/Leadership)
March 11-16 TUPE Survey in 8th Grade Science Classes
March 12 -14 Chamber Ensemble P1-6 in Burrill Hall
March 14 Math Day – Lunch on 8th Grade Lawn (Math Academy)
Emergency/Evacuation Drill Period 6 (Shmaeff/Moten)
March 15 Coffee With The Principal 8:15 AM in Parent Center
Chamber Ensemble Assemblies Periods 1-6 in Burrill Hall
8th Grade Panorama Picture Period 1 on 8th Grade Lawn
SSC-AGC 3:20 in LMC
March 16 Progress Report #2 Window Grades & Verification Rosters due @ 8AM
LACHSA Field Trip
Chamber Ensemble Performance 7:00 – 9:00 PM