MJS Class of 2016

A Newsletter for All Things 8th Grade

8th Grade Back to School Night/Secondary School Q&A

Thursday, Oct. 1st, 7pm

HPAC

8th grade students and at least one parent are invited to this important informational evening. You will learn about the 8th grade curriculum as well as the secondary school admissions process. Even if you have gone through the process before, you will learn something new!


Please note that 8th grade teachers will not be a part of the Middle School Back to School Night on Tuesday, September 22.

First Day of Families

Student Council Installation at the Mass of the Holy Spirit

8th Grade Office Hours

In order to best serve our students, all 8th grade teachers have posted office hours, or times when they are available to meet and discuss academic questions or concerns. Students are encouraged to meet with teachers during the following times:


Ms. Berger: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 9:50-10:05am

Ms. Bononi: Friday mornings, advisory periods, and by appointment

Ms. Bonfils: before and after School on Wednesdays and by appointment

Ms. Byrne: Tuesday morning recess and by appointment

Ms. Danni: Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:25-3:10pm

Ms. Frazee: Thursday Lunch/Recess, advisory periods, and by appointment

Mr Garcia: Mondays 7:30-8am, Tuesdays 3:15-4pm

Ms. Goethals: Mondays 3:20-3:40pm, Wednesdays 7:30-7:50am, and Fridays 9:55-10:05am

Mr. Toto: Tuesdays 7:40-8am, Thursdays 9:50-10:05am

Ms. Villarreal: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 7:00-7:30am and everyday after school

Ms. White: Wednesdays 9:50-10:05am and by appointment

Ms. Wong: Mondays/Tuesdays 3:15-4:15pm and Wednesdays 3:30-4:30pm

Ms. Young: Mondays and Wednesdays 7:30-8am

Curriculum Spotlight: 8th grade Math

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LET'S GO MUSTANGS!

Please come and support our Mayfield Mustangs! Here is what's coming up this week, for the complete season schedule, please visit the "MJS Athletics" page on the parent portal.


SEP 29: Boys A and B Football, Start 3:00 PM vs Poly

Location: Mayfield


SEP 29: Boys C Football White Team, Start 3:00 PM vs Poly

Location: Poly


SEP 29: Girls A and B Volleyball, Start 3:00 PM vs Poly

Location: Mayfield Gym


SEP 29: Girls C Volleyball, Start 3:00 PM vs Poly on the outdoor court, C-P team

Location: Mayfield - Outdoor court


SEP 30: Boys A and B Football, Start 3:00 PM

Location: High Point


SEP 30: Girls A and B Volleyball, Start 3:00 PM

Location: High Point


OCT 1: Boys C Football Blue & White Teams, Start 3:00 PM

Location: Mayfield


OCT 1: Girls A and B Volleyball, Start 3:00 PM

Location: Rio Hondo


Have you followed us on Twitter yet? @MJSAthletics It's a great way to get up-to-date game results!

Things to Look Forward to...


  • Wednesday, September 30: Picture Day! 8th graders should come to school in concert dress. They may change into their regular uniform after pictures have been taken.

  • Thursday, October 1: 7pm Secondary Q&A and 8th Grade Back to School Night in the HPAC. Everyone (students and parents) should attend. (8th grade families do not need to attend the Middle School Back to School Night)

  • Reach Out at St. Francis Center begins in October - please expect an email from Mrs. Dilbeck regarding sign-ups for drivers.
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8th Grade Advisory Team

Pamela Danni, Team Leader and Director of Student Activities (pdanni@mayfieldjs.org)

Lisa Byrne, Advisor, Play Director, and Co-Team Leader (lbyrne@mayfieldjs.org)

Chris Goethals, Advisor and Secondary School Liaison (cgoethals@mayfieldjs.org)

Juan Garcia, Advisor and Student Council Leader (jgarcia@mayfieldjs.org)

Ruth Villarreal, Advisor and Athletics Director (rvillarreal@mayfieldjs.org)

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