Coloma Junior High

Week of November 1st, 2021

Thank you for Coming to Parent Teacher Conferences

We are grateful that so many families were able to come out to Parent Teacher Conferences. The partnership between school and home is the key to student success! When we are on the same page our Comets will soar!

Stay up to date!

Stay up to date and in contact with Teachers by checking your child's PowerSchool on a regular basis. If technology is not your thing, ask your child to log into PowerSchool on their chromebook. All students have their password for PowerSchool and teachers have them check their grades regularly, they can show you their grades.
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CJH Climate Survey

We also want to hear your voice regarding the CJH school climate. Please click this link to complete.

8th Grade Mackinac Trip - Wed. 11/3 at 7:30pm

We are happy to be able to bring back our 8th grade trip to Mackinac. We will be holding Student and Family Meetings regarding the Annual Spring Mackinac Trip. Students will receive information at the Student meeting on Tuesday during RTI. We invite all parents to join us virtually by clicking this link on Wednesday, November 3rd at 7:30pm. We will cover the requirements, costs and overall trip agenda.
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Student Illness

Just a reminder to please keep your child home if they are exhibiting any of the following symptoms as laid out in our Return to Learn Plan.


Students exhibiting the following symptoms which are strong indicators of COVID-19 shall remain home or excluded from school for 10 days unless a negative COVID-19 test result or a doctor’s note stating the student may return to school is provided to school authorities.


● Fever (temp over 100.4) or feeling feverish/chills

● Cough

● Sore throat

● Runny or stuffy nose (congestion)

● Muscle or body aches

● Headaches

● Fatigue (tiredness)

● Vomiting and diarrhea

● Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

● New loss of taste or smell

Quarantine Reminders

Under our current mask recommendations we are following the current quarantine requirements:


Close contact within six (6) feet of positive individual will be quarantined for 10 days from last date of contact. Fully vaccinated individuals do not quarantine unless symptomatic


Students that are quarantined should be checking their Google Classrooms, PowerSchool and email throughout the school day. Teachers will communicate with students in a variety of ways. Be sure your child is asking for help as needed and does their best to stay on pace with their classes to ease their return to school.

This Week in Second Step Lessons

Every week when we conduct a new lesson, we will let families know what is covered so that you can continue to support the initiative from home.

Topics this Week

6th Graders will discuss recognizing bullying.

7th Graders will discuss recognizing sexual harassment

8th Graders will consider other people’s attitudes and beliefs about bullying and harassment, as well as their own.

The Week Ahead

Monday

RTI - 1st Hour

SEL Lesson #9


Tuesday

RTI - 2nd Hour

8th Grade Class Meeting - Mackinac Trip


Wednesday

RTI 3rd Hour

8th Grade Virtual Parent Meeting - Mackinac Trip 7:30pm


Thursday

RTI - 4th Hour


Friday

RTI 5th Hour

Upcoming Dates

11/10 - Delayed Start

11/24 - 11/26 - No School Thanksgiving Break

12/1 - Delayed Start

CCS District Calendar 2021-22

View the 2021-22 School Year Calendar by clicking here.

Safe Return to School - CCS Webpage

Information regarding Coloma Community Schools Safe Return to School Plans are available here.

Junior High Student Handbook

Updated Student Handbook 2021-22

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