Parent-Teacher Conferences

IMPORTANT INFORMATION for 2018-2019 School Year

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PARENT - TEACHER CONFERENCES SCHEDULED for DECEMBER 13th 12:00 - 8:00 PM

DECEMBER 13th WILL BE A 1/2 DAY - IF YOU ARE REGISTERED FOR PRIME TIME, & NEED SERVICE THAT DAY FOR YOUR STUDENT, BE SURE TO CONTACT PRIME TIME

DIFFERENT DISMISSAL TIME FOR 1/2 DAY ON DECEMBER 13th

Students will attend school on Thursday, December 13, from 8:50 – 11:09 am. Conferences will begin at 12:00 until 8:00pm

SIGN UP FOR CONFERENCES WILL BEGIN NOVEMBER 26th @ 7:00 AM. THE WINDOW CLOSES ON DECEMBER 11th @ 7:00 AM

Directions & Resources

Dear Guest Families,


On Thursday, December 13, 2018, we will be holding Parent Teacher Conferences

from 12:00 - 8:00pm. As you know, we are using Family Access to schedule conferences.


Once the window opens ON NOVEMBER 26th at 7:00 AM, you can login to Family Access to sign-up for your Parent-Teacher Conference.


Please CLICK HERE for a video with directions on how to schedule your conference. You can turn on subtitles for this video by clicking on the CC button to show the captions and then the “settings” gear to show the languages you may select. For a written directions please see the PDF document below.


If you do not have computer access, please use a local library that offers computer usage. You may also request to come in to school early and utilize our media center for the purpose of scheduling your child’s conference. If you are using a phone to access Family Access, please be sure to use the web-based version of Family Access for conference scheduling.


Additionally, if you would like to utilize Google Translator with Family Access, you can follow these directions to turn on this free service through Family Access:

  • Go to “my account” and click the box marked “show google translator in family access”
  • Select your language. This will allow you to read all of the family access information in any language you choose.


Teachers have been working hard preparing to share your child’s academic progress thus far, and are looking forward to meeting with you at conferences.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ny4lqiEcx2Y

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Mrs. Lane & Mrs. Culley's classroom, you will register under Mrs. Lane's name. The system does not allow both teachers to be listed.
  • Most conferences will be about 15 minutes.
  • ELL, Intervention, and Special Education staff will coordinate schedules with your child's teacher.

ART - PE - MUSIC & MEDIA CONFERENCES

MESSAGE FROM OUR FAPES TEACHERS

Dear Guest families,

Parent teacher conferences are scheduled for Thursday, December 13. In addition to meeting with your child’s classroom teacher, you have the option of meeting with the art, music, physical education, or media teachers –also known as FAPES. Each FAPES teacher has several open time slots to hold conferences. If you are interested in discussing your child’s progress in art, music, physical education, or media please contact that FAPES teacher to set up a parent teacher conference on December 13. Conferences times are first come, first serve and may fill up.



Sincerely,

The Mary Helen Guest FAPES teachers

Andrea Novak (Art)

AndreaNovak@wlcsd.org

Cassie Boyd (Music)

CassandraBoyd@wlcsd.org

MaryJo Perkovich (P.E.)

MaryJoPerkovich@wlcsd.org

Deb Gantz (Media)

DebraGantz@wlcsd.org

QUESTIONS

It is our hope and goal to meet with EVERY family! A home-school relationship is essential to a child's success in school. If you need help with registering on Family Access, please do not hesitate to call or email your child's teacher or myself.


Sincerely,


Michelle Fiebke-Lang, Principal

& Guest Staff

GUEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CONTACT INFORMATION

Sherry Ikegami

Principal Secretary sherryikegami@wlcsd.org

248-956-3300


Heather Pengelly heatherpengelly@wlcsd.org

Building Secretary

248-956-3302


FAX: 248-956-3305

Safe Line for Absences: 248-956-3390

Principal Contact Information

Michelle Fiebke-Lang

Mary Helen Guest Elementary, Principal

Walled Lake Consolidated School District

Main Office: 248.956.3300

Office: 248.956.3332

Cell or text: 248.766.5771

michellefiebke-lang@wlcsd.org