Presentation on theme: "8 TH GRADE ASSEMBLY March 05, 2013 It takes each of us to make a difference for all of us. - Jackie Mutcheson."— Presentation transcript:
8 TH GRADE ASSEMBLY March 05, 2013 It takes each of us to make a difference for all of us. - Jackie Mutcheson
MS. SOMOZA Welcome Pledge of Allegiance
Special Schedule Today! 7:55 – 9:36 HR Assembly 9: :17 Period 1 10: :52 Period 2 10: :07 Nutrition 11: :42 Period 3 11: :17 Period 4 12: :52 Lunch 12:58 - 1:27 Period 5 1:33 - 2:02 Period 6
5 th Annual Talent Show March Auditions in Auditorium during lunch. April 2 – 23 Rehearsals in Auditorium during lunch. during lunch. April 24 Talent Show in Auditorium all day.
PING PONG TOURNAMENT Continues in the GYM during GYM during Lunch Lunch
HIGH SCHOOL BACK UP PLAN FOR HS DO YOU WANT TO ATTEND YOUR HOME HS? IF NO, COME SEE MS. KOBASHI. LETTERS OF REC (1-2 WEEKS NOTICE PRIOR TO DEADLINE TO FILL OUT) TRANSCRIPTS ARE $2 PER SCHOOL
PALI HS Revere this week!!! Wednesday, March 6, Pali counselors at Revere to pre-program student schedules in your History classes: Lee, Salazar, and Carnine Thursday, March 7, Andereck/Grayson, Fulling, & Thrapp Friday, March 15, Pali counselors return for “make-up” programming
May 18th – Pali HS MATH & READING Pali HS All Revere 8th grade students planning to attend Pali HS are required by Pali HS to take a Math and Reading Assessment. Pali HS will send information to parents directly regarding this assessment. Questions? Call Pali High
PALISADES HS INFO. (Cont.) 7 TH PERIOD IS EVERY DAY FOR 1 HOUR; THAT IS ONLY FOR… STUDENT-ATHLETES FOREIGN LANGUAGE INTERVENTION CLASS.
3rd Annual Fun Run - Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 During P.E. classes Raising funds for an environmental charity, student activities,and programs Sponsored by the P.E. Department, Go Green Club, and the PTSA.
OPEN REVERE March 28 th 5:30pm-7:30pm Take your parents on a tour of your classrooms There will be music, entertainment, and food!!
MAY 1-31 – LAUSD OPEN ENROLLMENT This program allows parents to apply for designated "open enrollment" seats at specific campuses. In recent years, the number of available seats has declined steadily. The application process typically occurs during May for the following school year. Check the LAUSD website for periodic announcements.
Culmination Speeches Open to all 8 th graders eligible for culmination Theme: “Our Voices Make a Difference” “Our Voices Make a Difference” Criteria: Maximum time length-3 minutes Typed, 12pt Times New Roman font, double spaced Dates: Mon 4/29- due to Counseling Office by 8:00 am Fri 5/ speeches will be chosen to tryout Tues 5/7 & Wed 5/8 - tryouts during lunch & Period 5 Mon 5/13- 3 speeches chosen for Culmination Thurs 6/6 0 Culmination at Palisades High School
SPRING SEMESTER (began January 7th) 5wk – (already passed) 10wk 15wk 18wk – determines eligibility for CULMINATION 20wk - FINAL SPRING GRADES CULMINATION REQUIREMENTS
CULMINATION REQUIREMENTS (Cont.) NO MORE THAN 2 “FAILS” FOR BOTH FALL & SPRING SEMESTERS COMBINED NO MORE THAN 2 U’s IN WORK HABITS ON THE 18- WEEK (SPRING U’S ONLY) NO MORE THAN 2 U’s COOPERATION ON THE 18- WEEK (SPRING U’S ONLY) HOMEROOM U’s COUNT!!!! HAVE NO MORE THAN 10 FULL DAY ABSENCES OVER THE COURSE OF THE SCHOOL YEAR. HAVE NO MORE THAN 10 UNEXCUSED TARDIES OVER THE COURSE OF THE SCHOOL YEAR. PAY LIBRARY & TEXTBOOK FINES BY MAY 10 TH, 2013!!
GOT ALGEBRA? Are you having a hard time in Algebra? YES, it is more difficult in the Spring semester. Are you going to tutoring on Mondays & Wednesdays after school? Come to the Counseling Office for an application. Ask your teacher if they provide help during Lunch.