The Barkley-Johnson Bulletin

Week of April 27th-April 30th

What are we Learning?

ELA: We are learning how to write Opinion pieces. We are also reviewing all standards for the EOG.


Math: We are learning about Area and Perimeter, which is standard 4.MD.3. We are also reviewing for the EOG. Please make sure to be practicing your multiplication and division facts nightly!

Important Information to Know:

  • We are in need of pencil top erasers! Any donations would be greatly appreciated.
  • Our student led conferences have been a great success so far! If you haven't signed up for a time yet, please contact either Mrs. Barkley or Ms. Johnson, and we will get a time set up for you!
  • Please check your child's grades on Angel. There are opportunities to correct work with deadlines. They are all posted there. Please let us know if you have any questions.
  • Chick Fil A Night is this Tuesday from 5-8pm. Turn in your receipt for a portion of the proceeds to benefit our school!
  • EOGs are now 5 weeks away! Please use Study Island, iReady, and iXL to practice at home!
  • If any parents are able to proctor the EOGs, please email Mrs. McGrath at mmcgrath@mgsd.k12.nc.us. Thanks for your help!
  • The 4th quarter Reading Fair is coming up on May 15th. Make sure you are reading that book and are getting at least close to getting to work on it! Don't procrastinate!
  • There will be NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS this Friday, May 1st. Homework and vocabulary quizzes with Ms. Johnson will still take place on Thursday!

Upcoming Dates to Remember:

  • Tuesday, April 28th:
    Chick-Fil-A Night from 5-8pm
  • Friday, May 1st:
    Teacher Workday- No School
  • Wednesday, May 6th:
    Progress Reports Come Home
  • Wednesday, May 13th:
    Early Release Day
  • Monday, May 25th:
    Memorial Day- No School
  • Tuesday, May 26th:
    Chick-Fil-A Night from 5-8pm
  • Wednesday, May 27th:
    ELA EOG
  • Thursday, May 28th:
    Math EOG