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Upcoming Events

Scottsburg Middle School Tour - This Tuesday, May 9th, the 5th grade classes will be going to a tour and informational session. This date was changed to Tuesday although it was originally scheduled for Monday, May 8th.


Water Day - date changed to May 26th - Students will need to bring a change of clothes (including undergarments), shoes, a towel, and a plastic bag to put wet clothes in to be able to participate.


Mother's Day Shop - Students may shop for Mother's Day gifts on May 10-11th.


Memories with Moms (Muffins for Moms) will be on May 12th. 5th grade will be dismissed at 8:25 to the cafeteria. Anyone with younger siblings can be picked up at the classroom earlier.


Track and Field Day - May 23rd at 9:00 on the SMS track.


May 30th - JES Awards Ceremony (previously called "Spring Fling") to take place from 6:00-7:30 pm.


The 5th grade "Passport Ceremony" , where we show the video featuring the 5th grade students and give out the "Middle School Passports", will be on Wednesday, May 31st at 1:15. Refreshments to follow in our classroom.


5th grade Lock-In will be Friday, May 19 starting at 7:00 pm. Parents can stay until 7:30 pm. Pick-up time is at 7:00 am on Saturday morning.


Movie Day - June 1 - The students will be attending an age appropriate movie at Yes Cinemas in Columbus. Watch for this permission slip to be coming home soon.

What we are studying...

Reading - We are going to do a book study of Journey to the Center of the Earth in reading.


Math - We have begun our practice for Middle School Math Packets. Be sure to study the homework packet with your child so the Friday tests are successful!


Social Studies - We are studying economics.