Friday Review

Friday, April 7, 2017

Of The Years

We will announce our Beginning Teacher of the Year and our Bus Driver of The Year in next weeks edition of the Friday Review!

This Week

Monday, April 10- Administrative PLC 9:00 am; CTE PLC 12:00pm; 8th Grade High School Registration Day (All-Day); MTSS Committee Meeting at 3:45pm, Rising 7th/8th Registration begins. Board of Education Meeting 6:00 P.M. (Jody Odom will be this month's Teacher Feature, Science Olympiad Winners Recognized, Sign Language Club recites Pledge, and Oratorical Winners Recognized! Lots of Spartan prIde. Please plan to go and support our staff and students! Recognition portion should end by 6:30 P.M.

Tuesday, April 11- House Leaders in 6th/7th, 8th, Electives plus 1 teacher on their team at each grade level meet in Media Center @ 8:00-8:15 A.M. with Kevin Combs for QR Training. Youth Risk Behavior Survey during 2nd Block; 7th Grade House Meeting (Guest Touring 7th Grade); Elective Team Meeting 1:00; Aspiring Leaders Meeting at Central Office at 3:30pm; Baseball/Softball at Sandy Grove Game begins at 4:15 P.M.

Wednesday, April 12- Wacky Wednesday; Principal Leadership at Central Office; P.I.N.K. meets during Spartan Time;The Friendly Dental Van; ELA/SS Content Level Planning; Business due to M. Locklear for next SIT meeting; Baseball vs. Carver at SHS

Thursday, April 13- Math/Science Content Level Planning; Assistant Principal Leadership at Central Office; Talent Show (afternoon assembly); Baseball/Softball at Home vs. Ellerbe [Administration- Brayboy], Zone level Oratorical Contest Media Center 8:00 P.M. Go Halima and Shanice!

Friday, April 14- Good Friday- No School

Looking Ahead

Monday, April 24- Administrative PLC 9:00 am; 6th Grade Meeting with Students in the Gym at 10:30pm; CTE PLC 12:00pm; Running Club forms due to the Main Office.

Tuesday, April 25- 7th Grade House Meeting; Elective Team Meeting 1:00; New 6th Graders Orientation A.M. and Parent Meeting 6:00 P.M.

Wednesday, April 26- P.I.N.K. meets during Spartan Time; ELA/SS Content Level Planning

Thursday, April 27- District Testing Meeting 8:00; Math/Science Content Level Planning; Systems of Care Meeting

Friday, April 28- 6th & 8th Grade House Meetings; Deadline for adding testing accommodations for EOY Testing

Saturday, April 29- 7th Grade Band Trip to Carowinds

General Reminders

  • The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction is recruiting highly qualified teachers and instructional coaches who are interested in participating in the North Carolina End-of-Grade, End-of-Course, NC Final Exam and alternate assessment test development process. If you are interested in being considered to participate in this process, please see Shannon Brayboy by Friday, April 7.

  • YouTube workaround instructions for teachers can be viewed here: This will allow teachers to download and save the videos to their machine/drive and share with their students via Canvas or hyperlink. This is also a means for videos to be saved for offline viewing on the Chromebooks for instances where internet connectivity may be limited or nonexistent.