MGM 7th Grade Gator News

February 8, 2016

Welcome Back!

Be sure to read through for house news, upcoming assessments, and highlights!

News & Updates

PTO Needs Your Help!

Please sign up to help with the Staff Appreciation Lunch on Wednesday! Click HERE to sign up.

Miss MGMS Pageant

This year's Miss MGMS Gator Pageant will be held on Saturday, March 19. Girls in 6th, 7th and 8th grade are invited to compete. This is a pageant with a purpose, with 100% of the proceeds benefitting Relay for Life. Contestant information can be picked up in the school counseling center before school, after school, or during lunch. Please help us make this year's event a success!

Get Your Gator Tales Yearbook

The Gator Tales yearbook now costs $65 until March 18. This is will be the last chance to pre-order. Orders may be made in the MGM office using the order form or online. Click HERE to order online.

Yearbook Needs Action Photos

The yearbook is in need of any action photos of 7th or 8th grade students who have participated this school year or are currently participating in Riverbluff sports. Please send your photos to by Friday, February 19. We are in need of tennis, wrestling, lacrosse, soccer, softball, baseball, swimming, and golf.

Healing Hearts

Healing Hearts, a grief support program for students and families in Lexington 1, is being offered at Meadow Glen Middle, March 7, 2016 from 6-8. Please see the attached brochure and send in your registration by March 4, 2016.

Click HERE for more details!

Upcoming Assessments

Check with your child's teacher if you have questions!

Math & Accelerated Math: Chapter 7 assessment n Thurs. Feb. 11 for all math classes.

ELA & Accelerated ELA: Formative assessment on Excerpt 1 of Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass on Monday, February 9

Science: Chemical symbols quiz on Thursday. Please click HERE for the list of symbols to study!

Social Studies: SS is conducting an in-class project that will be counted as a summative. Students will have a checklist of items to complete in their notebooks in class (and out of class if needed). It is very important that they have their new notebooks for SS if they did not turn extras in at the beginning of the school year.

World Language French Immersion (7th): None

World Language French Passport: None

World Language Chinese: None

World Language Novice A French: None

World Language Novice B1: None

World Language Novice C1: None

World Language Novice C2 Spanish: Summative assessments this week

World Language Novice C3 Spanish: None

World Language Novice C3 French: None

World Language Latin Novice A: None

World Language Latin 1: Formative on the perfect active indicative tomorrow, February 9.

World Language Latin2: None

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!