IMPORTANT INFORMATION for 2018-2019 School Year
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.
- 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.
The Mary Helen Guest FAPES teachers
Andrea Novak (Art)
Cassie Boyd (Music)
MaryJo Perkovich (P.E.)
Deb Gantz (Media)
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.
Michelle Fiebke-Lang, Principal
& Guest Staff
GUEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CONTACT INFORMATION
Principal Secretary email@example.com
Heather Pengelly firstname.lastname@example.org
Safe Line for Absences: 248-956-3390
Principal Contact Information
Mary Helen Guest Elementary, Principal
Walled Lake Consolidated School District
Main Office: 248.956.3300
Cell or text: 248.766.5771