8th to 9th Transition

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January and Early February 2016 will be the time period that Memorial counselors will meet with eighth graders to begin the registration process for ninth grade.

Classroom Presentations to 8th graders include:

  • Ninth grade requirements, minimum and maximum
  • Overall graduation requirements
  • Electives, teacher recommendations
  • Extra curricular clubs/sports
  • Completing the course selection card
  • Getting additional help

HELPFUL LINKS

How to Register for 9th Grade - at JMM

Tuesday, Jan. 17th, 7pm

201 South Gammon Road

Madison, WI

PRIVATE OR PAROCHIAL SCHOOL FAMILIES: Bring your son/daughter with you to one of these above meetings, because they will not have viewed the daytime classroom presentation that the public school 8th graders did. You will also need to pick up an enrollment packet at this meeting. It includes the necessary enrollment instructions, a Memorial Curriculum Guide, and a 9th-grade course-selection card. Private and Parochial Families attending either meeting will have enough time to make course selections and return the materials to Memorial’s registrar by February 20, 2016.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

How to Register for 9th Grade - at Toki Middle School

Thursday, Jan. 19th, 7pm

5606 Russett Road

Madison, WI

PRIVATE OR PAROCHIAL SCHOOL FAMILIES: Bring your son/daughter with you to one of these above meetings, because they will not have viewed the daytime classroom presentation that the public school 8th graders did. You will also need to pick up an enrollment packet at this meeting. It includes the necessary enrollment instructions, a Memorial Curriculum Guide, and a 9th-grade course-selection card. Private and Parochial Families attending either meeting will have enough time to make course selections and return the materials to Memorial’s registrar by February 20, 2016.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Electives Discovery Night

Tuesday, Jan. 31st, 7pm

201 South Gammon Road

Madison, WI

JMM electives teachers will present about their current course offerings. All Grade 8 students and parents should attend this night. The online Curriculum Guide answers most questions,

but this face-to-face presentation is best!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

ELL/ESL Transition Meeting

UPDATE: MEETING HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO FEBRUARY 1st.

A special session for ESL/ELL parents with Spanish, Hmong and Khmer translation will be held at Memorial High School on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Literacy Center. Please contact Mr. Vang, ESL Counselor at (608) 663-6062 or ESL Department at (608) 442-2246 for questions. You will also be contacted.

Special Education Parent Meeting

UPDATE: MEETING HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO JANUARY 31st.

A special session for parents of students with Special Education services will be held on January 31, 2017 from 6:30 - 7:00 pm in room 516. Please contact Ms. Kim Streit, Special Education Department Chair, with questions, krstreit@madison.k12.wi.us or 663-6258.