Dr. Hall's Parent Rock Talk

2020-2021

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November 29, 2020

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens: Habit #3 (Put First Things First)

Leader in Me

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Credit: Ms. Merriweather and the parent/community engagement action team.
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Important Dates

November 30

Return to Hybrid Schedule

Track B


December 1

Track B

PSAT 8/9

Basketball Game versus Jackson at JMS at 5:30pm

Don't Be a Scrooge: Wear Red & Green


December 2

Return to Hybrid

Track A

PSAT 8/9

Tree Topper: Dig out your favorite hat, headband, etc.


December 3

Track A

PSAT 8/9 Ai Students

Ghost of Christmas Past: Dress from your favorite decade.


December 4

Remote Learning for All

Gateway Applications Due

MLK Poster & Essay Contest Due

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Mark Your Calendar

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Helpful Links

2021 acGateway is open to CURRENT students in grades 3-12 and is an intensive summer arts opportunity for your child! acGateway is designed to serve students who excel in the visual and performing arts. The program offers theater, creative writing, dance, music, and visual arts.


Creative writing is only open to middle and high school students.


Visit the link below for more information and to complete an application to participate in 2021 acGATEWAY.

https://www.acpsd.net/Page/39887

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Remote Learning Links

How to Stay Healthy

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How can you help?

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Super Citizens Who Display Habit 2: Putting First Things First

Celebrations

Congratulations to our Academic Team for their win against LBC!

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Congratulations to Ms Coleman Void for being selected as one of SC State University's 2021 Stellar Alumni of the year.

Congratulations to our school-level spelling bee participants and winners!

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Thanks to our Community Partners, Faculty, and Staff for a great 1st Leadership Club of the Year!

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Thanks to Coach Louis for obtaining community donations to support our basketball team.

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Instruction

Leader in Me

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Mr. Kinlaw's advisory setting goals.

Science

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WIN Class

Mini-lesson on coding.
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November Tireless Teacher

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This year I have observed Ms. Stevens step up to fill in the gap with the Master Schedule and help teach whatever was necessary. In addition, she has put together a school-wide plan for Red Ribbon Week in the midst of COVID and changing back to full-time instruction. She is a team player!

Career Specialist

Are you preparing your Student Athlete to be COLLEGE READY?

Click on the 1-Minute Recruiting Webinars below:

NCAA Core Course GPA vs Cumulative GPA

The Full Ride Scholarship Myth

You can find more information on career guidance by visiting the CAREER CORNER

https://www.acpsd.net/Page/47972#calendar102672/20201001/month on the Guidance page.

Mrs. Johnson will have monthly themes with links to explore careers, enter contest, and much more!!

Boeing Field Virtual Field Trip

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Guidance Support Form

Aiken Innovate ONLY Schedule

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Login Information for Aiken Innovate

An email was sent with all login information. If you did not receive it please check your junk mail. If you still do not have it, your information may not be updated in PowerSchool. Please make sure it is updated.

REMIND CODES

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PTO

Join PTO & Be Part of the Fun!

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Thank you pto!!!

Nurse Abby

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Sports

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Basketball Safety Plan

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How to Purchase Tickets

We will be selling athletic tickets this year through the GoFan App for all sporting events. No cash will be accepted at the gate. Please watch this 1 minute tutorial on how to purchase tickets. Tickets will go on sale the Monday of the event. Ticket amounts are limited. Please do NOT validate your ticket before arriving. Tickets must be Validated in front of the gate workers.

http://emails.huddletickets.com/jc.aspx...

GoFan How to Buy Tickets
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Are you a 7th or 8th Grader? Interested in being a Student Ambassador for the 2020-2021 school year? Below is a list of the current Ambassadors.

Apply here!

Application link:

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=LTBu-BNw9EGZhxwTXOQTKy3YT4SfbPlDjOpg2OYdhtpUQkJHTjRCMTdPWDFFTkVFVERIN0RMNVdTSS4u

7 Habits of Highly Effective People

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Do you want your child to get ahead?

Do you want to help your child in reading but don't know how? Each child in our school has an Exact Path on Edmentum. Have your child complete 20 minutes a week at home. Every student knows his/her log-in. Follow the link below.

Reading Inventory Targets

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Math Inventory Growth Goals

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Wildly Important Goals

  1. Students grow a year's worth of growth on Reading Inventory or be on grade level.
  2. Increase authentic assessments and show a gain of 10% improvement on the SREB survey.

About Us

Principal: Dr. Tiffany Hall

Assistant Principal: Mr. Steve Kolodizieizyck

Assistant Principal: Ms. Latonia Evans

Honoring the Past, While Envisioning Our Future

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