Inglewood Middle Charter Academy

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Week of May 16th - May 20th

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This Week @ IIMCA

Parent Information Meeting. Thursday, May 19th! Earn 10-Points Extra Credit!

This month's PIM will be held in Wesley Hall, Thursday, May 19th, at 6:00 pm.


Parents and Guardians, IIMCA is requesting your presence at this month's PIM. We will be discussing a great deal of information, regarding preparing our scholars for Culmination, and the end of the school year. IIMCA will be issuing 10-Point Extra Credit Certificates to all families that attend! Please make plans to attend. See you soon!

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Currently Enrolling Scholars For The 2016-17 School Year!

Help Us Spread The Word

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8th Grade Culmination Parent Meeting. Thursday, May 19th!

8th Grade Parents & Guardians will meet together in Wesley Hall, Thursday, May 19th, at 7:00 pm.


We will be discussing 8th Grade Culmination, Culmination Events, and 8th Grade Fundraising.Please plan to be in attendance as we will be discussing a multitude of exciting topics.

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Attend IIMCA's Parent Workshops, Earn Extra Credit And Volunteer Hours!

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Join us:


Saturday,May 21st, 2016 @ 10:00 am

Saturday, June 4th, 2016 @ 10:00 am

Saturday , June 14th, 2016 @ 10:00 am


For IIMCA's Parent Workshops. Earn up to 20 points extra credit, and 20 parent hours for attending session. Please RSVP for these workshops by replying directly to this email, or emailing Ms. Smith at , Emyln.Smith@ICEFPS.org . View the flyer above for more details.


Refreshments will be served!

SBAC Testing Is Here!

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SBAC Testing is Here! IIMCA scholars will be testing from Monday, May 2 through Thursday, May 19. 8th Grade Scholars will be taking the SCIENCE California Standardized Test (SCIENCE CST) from Monday, May 16 - Wednesday, May 18.


Scholars should bring their favorite headphones, and a bottle of water!


Our scholars will need all of our support during the next two weeks, as they focus on doing doing their absolute best on the SBAC exam.


Please make sure your child arrives to school on time (Prior to 7:50 am)!

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The Incredible 8th Grade Section!

Culmination Activities!

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Culmination! June 16th, 2016!

8th Grade Culmination will be held Thursday, June 16th! Ceremony will begin at 2:00 pm.

Culmination will be held at Saint Mary's Academy, 701 Grace Ave, Inglewood, CA 90301.

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Six Flags Magic Mountains Jr. Grad - Nite! June 3rd, 2016!

Grad- Nite, Friday, June 3rd. 3:30 pm - 1:00 am. Tickets price $55. Students will be receiving dinner vouchers with their entry tickets.Deadline to pay for this event is Monday, May 16th 4:00 pm. If you need a short deadline extension please reach out to Mr. Engram. Deadline extension will only be available if the park still has tickets available.
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Yearbook Distribution Party! Tuesday, May 7th, 2016!

All 8th Grade Scholars are invited to attend IIMCA's Annual Yearbook Distribution Party!


Distribution Party will be held Tuesday, May 7th, 2016!


Time: TBA. Check next week's newsletter for confirmed time.

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8th Grade Awards Luncheon! June 8th, 2016!

This is a family event! IIMCA's Class of 2016, will be honored and celebrated at this awards luncheon. Families come together with their culminating scholar to enjoy, a fully catered meal, good memories, music, and great vibes with IIMCA's 8th Grade Class.


Two Luncheon tickets were included in you 8th Grade Culmination Packet. If you would like to purchase additional meals/tickets for this amazing family event, please reach out to Mr. Engram.You may purchase tickets to this catered event until June 1st, 2016 Tickets available while supplies last.

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8th Grade Class Pic- NIc! June 10th, 2016!

8th Grade Scholars will enjoy lunch off campus at the park. 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm!

8th Grade Class Hoodie & T-Shirts!

8th Grade Hoodies & T- Shirts are now ready to order! These Class Hoodies are sharp! 8th Grade Class Hoodies are $30, and Class T-Shirts are only $15. Place your order in the office with Mr. Engram, or Ms. Alcala. Please note, all T-Shirt, and Hoodie orders will take 7 to 10 business days to fill.

8th Grade Culmination Packets! Deadline Extended! May 16th!

Hey 8th Grade Parents,


The Culmination dues deadline has been extended to Monday, May 16th!



Monday, May 16th, 2016, is the final day to make payments towards your 8th Grade Culmination Dues. We are currently accepting payments for Culmination Dues. Please see Mr. Engram, if you are ready to make a payment towards 8th Grade Culmination Dues.


If you have not received your 8th Grade Culmination Packet, please stop by The Main Office pick one up.


The Culmination Packet contains information regarding, Culmination, Grad Night, and 8th Grade Luncheon. We look forward to seeing your child enjoy all the 8th grade activities they choose. Please feel free to reach out to me, Mr. Engram, with any question regarding this matter.

IIMCA Recap!

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Our IIMCA Girls, Build LA!

A few of our IIMCA Girls participated in the Girls Build LA Exhibit this weekend. Our girls were celebrated by the Girls Build LA Foundation for their research in the field of STEM.`The girls presented their STEM research face to face to hundreds of people. IIMCA is so proud of these ladies for representing our school, and themselves in such a positive way. Thank you ladies! Thank you to all the parents who accompanied their daughters on this amazing trip.


Emoni G. 7th Grade

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Mr. William's Extra 45!

IIMCA welcome, Extra 45! Mon. Tues. Thur. Fri. 3:15 -4:00 pm!


Mr. Williams initiated a fun and healthy way to earn extra credit points to use towards his P.E. class.

Scholars are encouraged to invite their families to join them in an after school workout. The workout is led by our P.E. Instructor, Mr. Williams. Scholars receive extra credit points for attending a session, scholars receive additional points for bringing family members to participate in the workout. Awesome work Mr. Williams.

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Music Production Class With Choice Group Was Jamming This Past Week!

Enjoy these pictures of our IIMCA scholars working hard on their original songs this past week.


We love to see creative minds at work. Some future song writers, and music producers in this group.

IIMCA NEWS!

IIMCA T-Shirt For Sale!

Hey, IIMCA now has personalized school spirt T-Shirts for sale! They are only $15 each. Purchase your shirt TODAY! Stop by the main office for assistance!
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The IIMCA "Straight Into College" T-Shirt! Scholars May Wear These On College Wear Wednesday!
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The "Cougar Pride Shirt" may be worn on Polo Fridays. This shirt also comes in a Hoodie design. The Cougar Pride Hoodie is $30, and $35 with name on the back!

Hiring for NEXT YEAR! Join IIMCA's Hiring Committee!

IIMCA is inviting Parents/Guardians to join our Hiring Committee!


Would you like to join the IIMCA hiring committee? We are expanding and will need to bring on additional staff. We seeking parents and guardians to sit in on the hiring process for potential staff for next year. If you are interested, let us know by sending an email to Dir. Collins at, Lyndsey.Collins@icefps.org , or Mr. Engram at, Tengram@icefps.org.

IIMCA Detention Update!

IIMCA has high expectations of every scholars that steps onto our campus. We aim our expectations so high, because we are determined to prepare your child for the trials and tribulations, that come along with matriculation.


In order to hold our students accountable for their actions, IIMCA will be establishing an after school detention system. Detention will be held every Tuesday,Thursday,& Friday.


Detention will be ran after school, from 2:55 pm, until, 3:55 pm.


Detention will be supervised by professional IIMCA staff members.


Students will be issued detention for reasons including, but not limited to: fighting, uniform violations, being tardy to class, receiving a violation letter.


It is not our goal to be punitive, but it is a reality that, student thrive more in an environment where consequences are issued, when consequences are deserved. If your scholars continues to live up to the expectations of IIMCA, and continues to uphold all pillars of PRIDE, detention should not be a main matter of concern.


Thank you for your continued support of the IIMCA vision.

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Help Us Spread The Word!


IIMCA is seeking bright young men and young women, to join our elite group of scholars!


According to the California Department of Education, ICEF Inglewood Middle Charter Academy ranks higher than Crozier, Monroe, and Frank D. Parent, now that is AMAZING! You made the right choice when you selected our school for your child, and we hope you recommend our learning institution to your family, friends, and community!

Computer Lab, Now Open After School!

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Hey IIMCA Parents, & Scholars,


The IIMCA After School Computer Lab Is Now Open! Our Scholars will now have the luxury to utilize our Computer Lab after hours. Scholars will have access to our computer services, and internet, to finish homework assignments, projects, and reports.


IIMCA Computer Lab Office Hours Are:


Wednesdays

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


In order to take advantage of the After School Computer Lab, you must email our Computer Aide, Mr. Bryant, to reserve your child's lab time. Mr. Bryant can be emailed at: BWoolcock@icefps.org

IIMCA's Uniform Guidelines



Proper Uniform Guide:


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:
- Khaki pants/skirt/shorts
- White oxford button down shirt
- Striped blue and gold tie
- Navy blue, black outerwear or college sweater
- Tennis shoes only
- White, black or navy blue socks
- College shirts are allowed on Wednesday only


Friday:
- Khaki pants/skirt/shorts
- Navy blue or white polo shirt
- Navy blue or black outerwear
- Tennis shoes only
- White, black or navy blue socks


Thanks parents for supporting our ICEF mission and IIMCA vision of preparing your child for the top 100 colleges.

In your service,

Ms. Collins

College Wear Wednesday.

College Wear Wednesday is a big hit on the IIMCA campus. We love seeing or scholars represent their favorite college. It is a great way to keep college on the minds of our young people. In order to stick with the collegiate atmosphere, scholars that chose to wear a college top are required wear the standard uniform bottoms. Jean and athletic style bottoms, will only be permitted on official Free Dress Days. We appreciate your support with of our College Wear Wednesday! Check out our scholars styling in there college gear!
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