Presentation on theme: "Welcome Parents of the Class of 2021"— Presentation transcript:
1 Welcome Parents of the Class of 2021 KelloggMiddleSchoolWelcome Parents of the Class of 2021
2 Welcome To Middle School 6 period dayBlock Schedule (1, 2 and 3 days)SemestersHigh School Credit ClassesA main goal of middle school is to successfully transition you from elementary to high school. During your two years at Kellogg you will experience 6 periods of academic classes, long period days, a tutorial class and a semester schedule.Semesters are 18 weeks long instead of the typical 12 week trimester. There are four grading periods - 4 quarters with 2 semesters.Kellogg students also have the opportunity to access high school credit courses while at middle school.
3 What’s a Block Schedule? Day 1 - Attend all 6 academic classesplus TutorialDay 2 - Attend periods 2/4/6 and TutorialDay 3 - Attend periods 1/3/5 and Tutorial
5 Two Day/Three Day (T/Th and W/F) (Zero Period)Period 1/2 8: :16Period 3/4 10: :02LunchTutorialPeriod 5/6 1:18 - 3:00
6 Core Year Long Academic Classes Every Student Will Take:MathEnglishScienceSocial StudiesHealth/Fitness is a Semester long requirement for both 7th and 8th grade students...Within your 6 Period day there are 4 yearlong core classes that are required.math, english, social studies and science.All students are also required to take one semester of Health and Fitness in both 7th and 8th grade.
7 Health and Fitness Health and Fitness is a state requirement All students will take 1 SEMESTER in 7th grade and 1 SEMESTER in 8th gradeStudents who choose to take 2 year long electives will take 1 SEMESTER of Zero Period Health/Fit, 7:40-8:25, Tuesday thru FridayPASS OUT PRACTICE REG FORM
8 CLASS OFFERINGS ARE DEPENDANT ON STUDENT REQUESTS Electives - Year LongMUSICBandOrchestraChoirWORLD LANGUAGEFrench*Spanish*Japanese*Mandarin Chinese*CLASS OFFERINGS ARE DEPENDANT ON STUDENT REQUESTS
9 Semester Long Electives THE ARTSSculptureCeramicsPainting and DrawingDesign StudioDrama TheatrePlay ProductionPHYSICAL EDAdvanced FitnessRecreational SportsWalking and YogaCLASS OFFERINGS ARE BASED ON STUDENT REQUESTS
10 Semester Long Electives cont. Study PrepEngineering and RoboticsChef SchoolOffice AssistantTeacher AssistantLibrary AssistantCLASS OFFERINGS ARE BASED ON STUDENT REQUESTS
11 High School Credit Classes: Math Classes:Algebra I & GeometryWorld Language:French 1 and 2Japanese 1 and 2Spanish 1 and 2Chinese 1*Decision to add grade/credit to high school transcript made in junior year
13 Building the Schedule There are 3 options: Required Classes + 3 Semester ElectivesRequired Classes + 1 Year Long Elective + 1 Semester ElectiveRequired Classes + 2 Year Long Electives (World Language/Music Combo Only) + Zero Period
18 Athletic Sports Seasons Season One (Sept-Oct)Cross Country7/8 Boys and GirlsFootball (8)Soft Ball (7/8 Girls)*Season Two (Nov-Jan)Boys Basketball (7/8)*Girls Volleyball (7/8)*Season Three (Feb-March)Girl’s Basketball (7/8)*Wrestling7/8 Boys and GirlsSeason Four (April-May)TrackGET YOUR SPORTS PHYSICAL THIS SUMMER - IT IS GOOD FOR 2 YEARS!
19 Dates To Remember! MARCH 12 REGISTRATION FORMS DUE TO 6th Grade TEACHERMARCH 27THKELLOGG CLASS OF 2021 SWEATSHIRT ORDER FORMS DUE TO YOUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL; DELIVERED FIRST WEEK OF JUNE