The Raven Report
The Weekly Newsletter of The STEM Academy @ Bartlett
September 12, 2021
The STEM Academy @ Bartlett COVID-19 Notification Form
If you have not been contacted DO NOT report to in person school. In addition to completing the form, feel free to contact the school.
Grief Counseling Resources (from the School Counseling Department)
Full Circle is currently offering 4 FREE individual counseling sessions for any type of bereavement loss (COVID, cancer, suicide etc.). Group grief counseling for children (ages 6 to 17), as well as adults, are offered on Tuesday evenings from 6-7 pm each week. All appointments are virtual at this time due to COVID. Hours are 8:30-5 p.m. You may call Full Circle at 912-303-9442 to register for bereavement counseling sessions and receive grief support.
Nominate a WTOC Top Teacher
Once the teacher resets the student password the student may be prompted to change it. The passwords that students set must be complex and follow these requirements:
-Cannot reuse the last 3 passwords or phrases in previous passwords
-Password must be changed each year
-Minimum length is 8 characters.
-Must have upper case, lower case, numbers, and symbols.
This same password will be for district email, google drive, itslearning and classlink. Thank you as we adjust to this new password management system.
Student Face Covering Requirements
Please review the guidance for student face covering requirements at: https://spwww.sccpss.com/schools/covid/Pages/Student-Face-Covering-Requirements-for-School-Year-2021-2022.aspx
Morning Drop Off and Afternoon Pickup
Morning drop off is 7:10 am-7:35 am.
6th grade students will be dropped off at the front of the school. (blue arrows) Double lanes will be used. During morning drop off, cars exiting the parking lot from the front of the school will only be able to turn right onto Montgomery Cross Road.
7th grade, 8th grade, and Carpools with two or more students (no matter the grade level) will be dropped off at the back of the school on the bus ramp. Parents will enter the bus ramp from Edgewater Road. (red arrows). Double lanes will be used. Cars in the right lane (yellow arrows) will only be able to turn right to exit campus from the front of the school. Cars in the left lane (red arrows) will exit the campus via Edgewater Road.
Afternoon pick up (dismissal) is 2:40 pm. Please arrive at the school at least 10 minutes prior to the dismissal time. There will be double lanes for pick up. Only 6th grade students will be picked up at the front of the school. (blue arrows). Cars exiting campus from the front of the school will only be allowed to turn left onto Montgomery Cross Road.
7th grade students, 8th grade students, and Carpools with two or more students (no matter the grade level) will be picked up at the back of the school on the bus ramp. Parents will enter the bus ramp from Edgewater Road. (red arrows). Double lanes will be used. Cars in the right lane (yellow arrows) will turn right to exit campus from the front of the school. Left turn only onto Montgomery Cross Road as you exit campus. Cars in the left lane (red arrows) will exit the campus via Edgewater Road. It is a right turn only onto Edgewater Road when exiting the campus.
As always, we remind our parents to drive with caution during Drop-Off and Pick-Up. Drivers, please pay close attention to where faculty and staff direct you to go.
We need your help with a few things:
-Please bring your patience
-Please watch out for students, staff, and other cars
-Please follow the direction of staff members working car rider duty
-Please do not switch lanes in the double car rider line unless directed by a staff member
-Please do not block the cross walk at the intersection
-Please follow the direction of the officer directing traffic
Keep your eyes up for students and watch your speed in all loading zones. Thank you!
STEM Football Takes the Field
STEM Volleyball Tryouts
Volleyball tryouts will start September 13th. Tryouts will be held in the STEM Gym:
8th Grade: Monday September 13, 2021 3:00 - 4:30pm
7th Grade: Tuesday September 14, 2021 3:00 - 4:30pm
6th Grade: Wednesday September 15, 2021 3:00 - 4:30pm
Softball and Cross Country players and Drama: Thursday September 16, 2021 3:00 - 4:30pm
Call Backs for all grades: Friday September 17, 2021 3:00 - 4:30pm
Please complete the interest form if you are interested in trying out for the team.
Friday students and parents will be sent an email stating whether or not they made the team!
All students MUST have a physical packet completed on the proper form and turned into Stephen Routh by Monday September 13, 2021.
Parents will need to provide transportation from tryouts.
If there is a problem picking up your athlete, you may want to carpool. A transportation letter MUST be provided to Coach Buckley or Coach Lash, stating with whom your child can get picked up from tryouts. All names involved must be provided, as well as the date and a signature.
Please contact for questions:Coach Buckley- firstname.lastname@example.org or
Coach Lash - email@example.com
The SCCPSS athletics packets may be found at this link. https://bit.ly/SportsPhysicalPacket
TSA's mission is to enhance personal development, leadership, and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Members will apply and integrate these concepts through intracurricular activities, competitions, and related programs.
If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please see Mrs. Dillon in J2 for more information. There is a cost for dues and competition fees ($40). We can work with you if assistance is needed. There is also an after school commitment. Our organization looks forward to connecting with you. You can also email Mrs. Dillon at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Join the STEM FBLA chapter today!
It's a great place to build lasting friendships, learn business and entrepreneurial skills, explore careers, participate in competitions, go on fun field trips, and much much more!
Submit your application online today!
#GaFBLA #STEMFBLA #WeAreFBLAPBL #SuccessStartsHere
Calling all visual artists, photographers, choreographers, writers, film makers, and music composers!
Enter the National PTSA Reflections contest to win recognition at the school, district, state, and even national level!
Theme: I Will Change the World by...
Deadline: Thursday, September 30 to the front office
How: Entry forms and rules can be found in the front office, with STEM arts and ELA teachers, and at the link/QR code below.
Recognition: An awards ceremony for all entrants, date TBD
Contact: Stacey McHugh, StemAcademyPTSAReflections@gmail.com
Let's show our amazing talent Raven Nation!
- September 3rd: Progress Report
- September 6th: Labor Day Holiday
- October 8th: Fall Break
- October 15th: First Nine Weeks Report Cards