Presentation on theme: "Welcome New Highlanders to Hewes Middle School"— Presentation transcript:
1 Welcome New Highlanders to Hewes Middle School Welcome New Highlanders to Hewes Middle School! An AVID and California Distinguished School
2 Hewes PTA Magazine Drive Invest in Sign-up in Registration Packet Our ASB, Yearbook & HewesFaculty SupportFine Arts(Choir & Drama) ProgramsHome Economics EquipmentHonor Roll SupportIntramural SportsInternational, Career & Health WeeksInstrumental Music programJunior Great BoosP.E. EquipmentScience EquipmentTechnology EquipmentWoodshopInvest inOurHewesStudents$20 Includes Directory!Sign-up in Registration Packet
3 Respect, Responsibility = Results Positive Behavioral Intervention SystemsFocus is on teaching students the Right behavior!!Positive behavior = positive incentivesPBIS student storeRRR CardsEarly lunch releaseMs. Males
4 How is Middle School Different? Mrs. Motter – CounselorA time of transitionMore teachers, more students and more choicesCelebrationsResourcesJoAnne, I added this pic not sure what else you want on here?Mrs. Motter
7 Electives--Exploratory Wheel May Include: Art AVID (All 6th Graders) Drama Foreign Language Home Economics Music Woodshop Full Year Electives- Advanced Band, Advanced ChorusJoAnne do you have any pics I could include in this pic?Mrs. Motter
9 What Are the NEW Math COURSES? Algebra 1Math 6(20 standards)Math 7 (5)Alg. II (15)6 completely new standards!Math 7(24 standards)AP Stats (6)Prob. & Stats (5)Algebra 1(26 standards)Calc./Pre-Calc (3)Trigonometry (3)Math 7 (3)Algebra 1(60 standards)Math 6(5 standards)Geometry(11 standards)19 completely new standards!
12 Language Arts Reading (RtI) Selections from the Literature Anthology Literature, Nonfictional text, LanugageCore Novels & Junior Great BooksLanguage ArtsCommon Core CurriculumInformational textNonfictional readingExpository writingDepth of KnowledgeSocial StudiesTraveling through Ancient Civilizations: Early Man, Mesopotamia, India, China, Israel, Greece, and Rome!
13 Physical Education Learning basic skills Grade level curriculum Circus unitDemonstrationLocks and PE clothesreplacement locks--$7.00shirts and shorts--$10.00 each if purchased from Hewes or blue shorts and gray shirtKaty please add picsMs. Roper
14 Enrichment Programs Book Club CJSF Dance FOR Club Garden Club Jazz BandMedia ClubSpeak UpAlphabetize slideMs. Males
15 Library and Computer Labs Over 8000 booksIbooks availableHours 7:30-4:00Book ClubResearch SupportComputer labsInternet AccessMs. Males
16 Just the Facts—Schedule M,T,Th,Fri WednesdayStudents on campus 7:30 8:35Warning Bell 7:45 8:50Tardy Bell 7:50 8:55Dismissal 2:28 2:28- 3 minute passing periods- 17 minute snack- 33 minute lunchMs. Males
17 Just the Facts – H.E.R.E. bell schedule Period 1 7:50 – 8:33Period 2 8:36 – 9:19Period 3 9:22 – 10:05Tutorial 10:10 – 10:35Recess 10:38 – 10:51Period :54 – 11:37Period 5 11:40 – 12:23Period 6 12:59 – 1:42Period 7 1: :28CHANGE BINDER REMINDER TO SAY H.E.R.E. FOR NEXT YEAR
18 H.E.R.E Program runs on Tuesday and Thursday of every week Choices in programTeacher led instructionClosed session (Reteaching, Enrichment opportunities)Open session (For all students who seek teacher support in academic rigor)Library (research opportunities, study center, reading center)Ms. Males
19 Just the Facts—Student Store (not for profit) Open at LunchtimeOperated by PTASchool SuppliesMs. Males
20 What are the Next Steps?- Elementary school visitations for registration (Week of April 7 -9)- Fifth grade visitation – May 21 at 9:15 – 11:15 a.m.- Supplies for Success – June 19, 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.August 26 & 27 turn in all back to school paperwork, take school photos, get books and supplies.September 3, 2014 is the first day of school!Mrs. Boudreaux