Presentation on theme: "7th grade parent orientation"— Presentation transcript:
17th grade parent orientation Broadview Middle SchoolPlanning for future success!
2School Counseling Department Michael Lynch 6-1 to 7-1Shantay Primus 6-2 to 7-2Tany Douangta 6-3 to 7-3Linda Polo - SecretaryEncourage parents to communicate with guidance staff and teachers…..effective communication is integral to the success of students and families.
37-1 Cluster Teachers….. English – A. Prybylski Math – N. BachScience –J. BrewsterSocial Studies – L. LopezReading – A. FullerSpecial Education – S. VargaCounselor – M. LynchAdministrator – J. Battaglia
47-2 Cluster Teachers…. English – B. Cullagh email@example.com Math – R. ScalzoScience – S. SolimeneSocial Studies – R. SingletonReading –S. JoySpecial Education – T. ClarksonCounselor - S. PrimusAdministrator - N. Rhodes
57-3 Cluster Teachers…. English – L. Kennedy firstname.lastname@example.org Math - D. KolwiczScience – N. LalierSocial Studies – D. MottolaReading – V. MaldonadoSpecial Education – R. VaughnCounselor – T. DouangtaAdministrator – N. Rhodes
6Additional Support Staff School Psychologist - Dr. Paula GraysonSchool Social Worker - Mrs. Lori SolloseSocial Skills Counselor - Mrs. Christine MillerLicensed Clinical Social Worker - Mrs. Christine BulmashSpecial Ed. Facilitator - Mrs. Christine HolmesBilingual Support - Mrs. Maria Garcia andESL/ELL Mrs. Val Anderson
77th Grade EnglishStudents read and respond to classical & contemporary texts.Concentration on the persuasive essay.Students apply the conventions of standard English.
87th Grade Reading Personal choice selections. Use of book clubs, literature circles, visual literacy.Projects include book reviews, multi-media presentations.Students will also develop reading for information skills and reading to perform tasks.Weekly reading logs are due as assigned by teacher.
97th Grade Math ProgramPre-Algebra - limited enrollment - determined by Math Dept. Head based on…Student’s performance throughout the year.End of year assessment in grade 6.Math 7
107th Grade Life Science Study of an amazing topic – LIFE The year begins by learning about cells and heredity and moves on to study all the different systems in the human body.
11Summit ProgramThe Summit Program is now an after school program held here at Broadview Middle School.Students are selected based on elementary school testingAdvisor - Mr. Jeff Brewster
127th Grade American History History of our country – From European Colonization to Civil War and Reconstruction.Study skills emphasized include historical thinking, analysis of primary source documents, research skills, timelines, persuasive writing.
13Global Endeavors Philadelphia Trip Informational Meeting on Tuesday June 5th from 6 to 7 PMTied to Social Studies Curriculum/3 of 7th graders attendedSome of the sites includeIndependence HallLiberty BellFranklin InstituteValley Forge
14World Languages French 1 Spanish 1 Criteria for taking a World LanguageStudent’s academic achievement and student interestCollege-bound students will need an additional 2-3 years of a world language on the high school level.REQUIRES FULL YEAR COMMITMENT W/ NO OPTION OF DROPPING COURSE
157th Grade P.E. Program Cross Cluster classes. Activities include football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, dance, jump rope, fitness, floor hockey, handball and track and field.Performance tests.Appropriate dress in uniform colors and sneakers.Behavior and participation are part of grade.
16Performing Arts Classes General ChorusConcert Choir (by audition)BandOrchestraJazz Band - meets after school, one day a week.
17Exploratory Arts……..For students not taking a LanguageArtMusic
187th Grade Sample Schedule 8 period day5 periods for core academic classesEnglishReadingMathSocial StudiesScience1 period for P.E. 2 days per week ANDOPTIONS FOR OTHER 3 DAYS:ChorusBandOrchestraConcert Choir (by audition)1 period for FOREIGN LANGUAGE OR EXPLORATORY ARTS1 period for Lunch
19CMT’s in March…….. Reading, Writing, and Math. Importance of doing well on the testCMT Preparatory Classes after school
20Planning for Success Attitude Achievement Attendance Volunteerism Parental Involvement
21Planning for Success (cont.) Use of Broadview AgendaPertinent information regarding school and district policiesHomework completion is key to academic success.
22Student Success Plan What is a Student Success Plan? Focused goal settingUse of Naviance computer programNew initiative beginning in the fall of 2012Grade 6-12
23Extended Learning After School Program Available for all studentsMonday through Thursday - 2:30 to 4:30Many activities for students to participate in along with Homework HelpTransportation is providedContact number (203)
24Congratulations…… You’ve survived another year……… Our best wishes to your sons and daughters for continued success!