KP Student Connection

January 11, 2016

Things to KNOW

January

  • 11th
  • Yearbook will meet today from 3-4pm in Ms. Pouliot’s room
  • Lend-A-Hand will be meeting today from 3-4pm. Come join us as we plan for our next big event in February. We will meet in Ms. Marchese’s room right across from the small cafeteria. Hope to see you there!
  • 12th -
  • 8th Grade Hall Presentation of Studies, Emerald Per. 1, Amethyst Per. 2, Garnet Per. 3
  • no late buses
  • 13th - Wednesday will be a Tuesday/Friday schedule.
  • 6th Grade Concert - 7PM with PTO Hot Chocolate to follow
  • 14th - Chess Program - 6 to 7PM
  • 15th - Garnet/Diamond Team Shelter Dinner - 6:30 to 7:45PM
  • 18th - Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No School
  • 20th - End of Quarter 2
  • 20th - Select Ensemble Concert - 7PM
  • 21st - Year Book Group Picture Day
  • 29th - Algebra I Midterm - periods 1, 2 & 3

We need a Dance Team for our School Basektball Game EVENT in March --SHOW UP

Tuesday -- from 3-4pm --Ms. Brown is ready to support you in creating a great performance.

Performance Music Student Information

Tuesday: Combined Band/Orchestra Rehearsal, Grade 6

Whats For Lunch?

Ski Club will begin on January 13th, end on February 10th.

REMINDER: Please do not bring your skies or boards on the school bus, drop off at the back of the school between 8:15-9:30am. Please, contact Karen Tiernan with any questions at Jerseygal6@aol.com.

KP Musical Information

KP Drama is thrilled to announce our upcoming spring musical: Seussical! It is a story that teaches us the importance of loving ourselves for who we are, the power of friendship, and that a person's a person, no matter how small. Auditions for the show will take place on Tuesday,Thursday and Friday, January 19, 21 and 22. Students will have to prepare a song from a musical and sign up for a time slot. For more information, please contact Lauren Pouliot - ext. 2219 or Lauren_Pouliot@whps.org
Kid President + Peanuts // Life is like a comic.

Morning Drop Off Reminder:

School Start Time:

The first bell rings at 7:40 am. Due to a lack of supervision, students are not permitted in the building prior to this time unless they have a scheduled meeting with a staff member.


Morning Drop-Off:

Parent/Guardian drop-off happens in the back of the building. For the safety of our students and to expedite bus arrivals, please remind your parents/guardians to drop you off in the circle at the Mohawk entrance at the back of the school. There will be adults there to usher you to their appropriate team area. Thank you.

For 8th Grade Families

Below is upcoming high school transition information.


  • Jan. 12 - During the Day -- High School counselors meet with students to review the Program of Studies
  • Jan. 20 -- Elective presentations to students by Career/Technical Education, Art, Music and World Language department supervisors
  • Jan. 27 @ 7:00 pm -- Grade 8 Parent/Guardian Night at Hall High School
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Students In Action

Loaves and Fishes Ministries Thank You - Diamond Team

2016 National Geographic Bee

Congratulations to Meredith S. of the Sapphire Team. Meredith is the King Philip Middle School winner of the 2016 National Geographic Bee. Good luck, Meredith, on the qualifying test for the state competition! Sophia C. of the Turquoise Team was the runner-up. Grace W. represented the Diamond Team, Warren S., the Topaz Team, Mika O., the Opal Team, Lily S., the Ruby Team, Mia P., the Amethyst Team, Keenan B., the Emerald Team, and Brady T., the Garnet Team. It was an exciting competition, and we thought we were going to run out of questions! These young people made us all proud!

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