Miner Mondays

Placerita Jr. High School - February 25, 2019

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The Great Stacking Showdown!

This Week at Placerita

Just a reminder that the services for Jayme's mom will be on Saturday, March 2nd at 10:00 AM at Santa Clarita United Methodist Church on Bouquet Canyon Rd.


8th Grade Students


This Tuesday at 6:00 PM in Tanner Hall we have the Hart Student Panel to talk about the big transition to Freshman year. It will be here before you know it. They will share information and students will be able to ask questions. Please remind your students not to miss it. They will learn some important facts about Hart and the programs there.


Club H. O. T. is feeding the homeless again!


PEANUT BUTTER & JELLY DRIVE (SANDWICH BAGGIES TOO!)


“Sandwich”, a local SCV not for profit organization, has a heartfelt and simple mission to feed the homeless. Every other week they place 250 sandwiches in the hands of less fortunate individuals. That’s a lot of PB & J and sandwich bags too! How can you help? Please consider donating the following to make a difference in the lives of many.


  • Peanut butter (15 ounces or larger/any style/any brand)

  • Jelly (15 ounces or larger/any flavor/any brand)

  • Sandwich bags (zip lock style/ 50+ bags)


All donations should be delivered to room 604 by FRIDAY, March 15. Thank you!


**For NJHS service hours, please consider donating a “3-pack” (1 of each item) for an hour of service. Maximum of 2 hours can be awarded for 6 total items.**


**Sandwich making will take place on Monday, 3/18 from 2:45 – 3:30 and on Tuesday, 3/19 from 2:45 – 3:30 in room 604. Service hours can be earned. You MUST sign up ahead of time to participate in this event. Space is limited. Listen to MMTV for announcements.**


On Tuesday morning we have a DFY in SCV 6th Grade Assembly in Tanner Hall. (8:30-11:30)


We also have the Student of the Month Brunch on Friday at Brunch for the month of February.


Honor Band Concert is this Saturday Night at the Hart Auditorium.

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Spirit Week Dress for Each Day!

- Monday: Career Day: dress up as your dream career - chef, artist, professional athlete, teacher, the options are endless!

- Tuesday: You Don't Go Here: wear a shirt or sweatshirt from another school - any elementary school, another junior high school, high school, or college

- Wednesday: Disney Day: wear your favorite Disney gear!

- Thursday: Travel the World: Think of a traveling tourist type of outfit or wear clothing to represent another country

- Friday: Crazy Day: crazy socks, crazy hair, crazy everything!

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Hart Student Panel Tuesday @ 6:00 PM in Tanner Hall for 8th Graders

Winter Weather at Placerita Last Week!

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Good Article on Long-Term Teacher Impact

Rita Pearson with tips on Win-Win Discipline

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwSZ3XYUZME

This is an old Gerry Brooks but its a good one

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqzRJTY-D34

Placerita Jr. High School

Placerita has been serving seventh and eighth graders in Newhall for over 55 years. Placerita is just north of Los Angeles in the Santa Clarita Valley.