Important Dates:
9/15- Open House @ 6:00 pm
9/16- Picture Day!
9/20- 1/2 Day Grades PreK-12
9/26-9/30- Homecoming Week
9/30 7th grade Field Trip to Rose Hill Mansion "Civil War Day"

Basic Math classes:
Current Units
6th grade- Ratio and Rates 
7th grade- Operations with Positive and Negative numbers

Students are also practicing basic facts each class and are encouraged to utilize the Internet to practice math facts through websites and/or apps on their Chromebooks when they have some free time at home (or in school)!! 

Basic ELA classes:
All ELA classes include Journal Writing to start each day as well as a grammar & mechanics program called Mountain Language that is a great way to keep the grammatical and mechanical skills needed for successful writing sharp. 
Current books being read during whole-group instruction:
6th grade - The Wish Giver by Bill Brittain

7th grade- Crash by Jerry Spinelli
8th grade- Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
The  Wilson Reading Program will be used with individual students who require structured, phonics-based readng intervention.  SOAR to Success will be used with students who need to focus on comprehension.