The Weekly Communicator
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MILLIKAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
THE WEEKLY COMMUNICATOR
Be Safe. Be Responsible. Be Respectful.
Week 21 May 28 – June 1, 2018
Spirit Week (Harris / Leadership)
“Staying positive does not mean that things will turn out okay. Rather it is knowing that you will be okay no matter how things turn out.”
Monday Memorial Day Holiday – School Closed
Tuesday Professional Development Bell Schedule – 1:33 PM Dismissal (Buses leave @ 3:00 PM)
5/29/18 Science Academy Stemmies 9:00 – 11:00 AM in Burrill Hall (Huff)
Wednesday Regular Day Bell Schedule – 3:03 PM Dismissal
5/30/18 Theatricum Botanicum Field Trip 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Lee / Chavez)
Thursday Regular Day Bell Schedule – 3:03 PM Dismissal
5/31/18 Math Academy End-of-Year Reflection HR in Cafeteria
Musical Theater Performance 7:00 PM in Burrill Hall (Frome/Krupsack/Tyler)
Friday Regular Day Bell Schedule – 3:03 PM Dismissal
6/1/18 6th & 7th Grade Final Marks due in Counseling Office @ 12:35 pm)
Music Man 7:00 PM in Burrill Hall (Frome/Krupsack/Tyler)
Saturday CAAM Meeting 10:00 AM in LMC
6/2/18 Music Man Performances 2:00 & 7:30 PM in Burrill Hall (Frome/Krupsack/Tyler)
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.
8th Graders – stay focused and make good choices. Keep your eyes on the prize(s): Picnic and Culmination. You can do it!
EL Redesignation – congratulations to our EL students who have redesignated! Excellent work Ms. Bananian, Ms. Fineman, Ms. Harris, and Ms. Kincaid!
Lockers – please start clearing out items you no longer need.
Attendance – please submit accurate attendance daily. Please correct attendance discrepancies ASAP.
Best Practice –manage student anxiety. (https://www.teachthought.com/pedagogy/21-simple-ideas-to-improve-student-motivatio/)
Email/Schoology Posts – please check daily. Remember the District ‘great email deletion project’ will commence soon. Be sure to clean up your @lausd.net account.
End of Year Room Cleaning – please start recycling old papers, files, student work, etc. Help avoid employee accidents, do not over-fill trash cans (inside and outside).
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.
Memorial Day – please remember to close and lock doors and windows for the 3-day weekend.
Parking – do you park in the Buffalo lot? Make sure you park in clearly marked parking spaces.
June 4 Turtle-Thon Movie P1 – P6 in Burrill Hall
LA Zoo Field Trip Period 1 – 6 (Luna)
8th Grade Awards 6:00 PM on 8th Grade Lawn (Torrijos/Moten)
Jazz Show 7:00 Pm in Burrill Hall
June 5 Culmination Rehearsal 8:00 – 11:00 AM in Burrill Hall/8th Grade Lawn (Torrijos/Greene)
8th Grade Picnic on PE Field
June 6 Culmination Rehearsal 8:00 – 11:00 AM in Burrill Hall/8th Grade Lawn (Torrijos/Greene)
Minimum Day 12:29 PM Dismissal
Culmination 6:00 PM on 8th Grade Lawn (Plevack/Torrijos/Greene/Moten/Gass)
June 7 STEM Culmination 8:00 AM – Noon in Burrill Hall
Last day of Instruction / Final Report Card Distribution
Math Academy Reflection P4-P6 in Room 60 (Yamasaki)
Minimum Day 12:29 PM Dismissal
June 8 Pupil Free Day
August 6 8th Grade Orientation
August 7 7th Grade Orientation
August 8 6th Grade Orientation A – L
August 9 6th Grade Orientation M - Z
August 13 Pupil Free Day
August 14 1st Day of Instruction 2018-2019 School Year
August 31 Admissions Day – School Closed
September 3 Labor Day Holiday – School Closed