MGM 6th Grade Gator News

February 29, 2016


Happy Leap Day!!!

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

News & Updates

Counseling Center Survey

Dear Parents,

The School Counselors at Meadow Glen Middle School are reviewing current program services and future needs. We invite you to complete this quick survey so we can continue to provide an effective and quality school counseling program for your son/daughter.

Click HERE to complete the survey.

Spring Book Fair

The Spring Book Fair will be at MGM from March 7th-11th from 7:35-3:45 in the Learning Commons. This is a great opportunity to help your student get excited about books and reading. Please feel free to visit the Learning Commons and shop. You can also shop with our online fair and items will be shipped for FREE to MGM. Thank you for your support!

Online Book Fair Link

Fixer Upper- Gator Style

The MGM School Improvement Council invites the MGM family to pitch in on Friday, March 18 and Saturday, March 19 as we work together to improve the appearance of the portables! Click HERE for more information!

Friday, March 18 from 4 - 7 pm
We will clean, move furniture, and prep the inside of the portables for painting

Saturday, March 19 from 8 - 11 am
We will paint the inside of the portables

Donations of these supplies are needed:
8 gallons of ivory paint
6 gallons of paint primer
2 gallons of red paint
2 gallons of royal blue paint
drop cloths
painters tape
paint brushes
scrapers (to remove old adhesive from walls)

Please contact a School Improvement Council member to volunteer or donate:
Richenda Batson
Tara Black
Suzanne English
Anne Marie Green
Jamela Hillary
Lara Matthews
Chip Payne
Nicole Yarborough

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 Your Help

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.

Upcoming Assessments

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

Math - N/A

ELA - Test Wednesday

Science - Energy Test 3 (simple machines)

Social Studies - Medieval African Kingdoms Test on Wednesday

World Language French Immersion: Unit 18.1 Summative Assessment

World Language French Passport: None

World Language Novice B1: B1 IPA for 3.2 starts Monday, Feb. 29

World Language Novice B2: None

World Language Novice C2 : None

Intermediate A: None

World Language Latin 1: None

World Language Latin2: None

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!