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KELLOGG FAMILY NEWS | April 18, 2022

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Happening @ Kellogg

MONDAY

  • A Day
TUESDAY
  • B Day
  • MCA Reading
  • Modified schedule after testing

WEDNESDAY

  • NO SCHOOL (Planning & Well-Being Day)

THURSDAY

  • B Day
  • MCA Math
  • Modified schedule after testing

FRIDAY

  • A Day


SPRING TESTING DATES

  • FastBridge Reading week of May 9
  • FastBridge Math week of May 16

FOUR SCOOPS!

SCOOP ONE

MCA Reading test will be given Tuesday.

MCA Math test will be given Thursday.

See important reminders below from Mr. Widman.


SCOOP TWO

Last Tuesday, we took the Kellogg 8th Grade Class Picture.

Click this link to order your child's copy: ORDER HERE

Then select 04/12/2022 - Panoramic

The cost is $20 per picture.

If you have questions, please reach out to Kris Hames

krhames@rochesterschools.org 507-328-5801


SCOOP THREE

Former Kellogg Comet, Elli Rowe, is taking American Idol by storm! Check her out here!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2If6vuXP3s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U-6PAomSE04

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MSbZ06_qzYc


SCOOP FOUR

The Bully Prevention Committee would like to have an “Orange Out” on Tuesday, April 26. Dig through the closets and start planning!

MCA Testing Updates

Below are 5 reminders regarding our upcoming MCA testing sessions:


5) Dates:

  • April 19 (Tuesday): MCA reading test hours 1-3 by advisory (report to advisory class)
  • April 21 (Thursday): MCA math test hours 1-3 by advisory (report to advisory class)


4) Items to bring:

  • Fully charged Chromebook (with charger)
  • Wired headphones/earbuds
  • Book to read (for after testing)
  • Something to write with (scratch paper provided)
  • Bottle of water if preferred


3) Prohibited Items to have in the testing session

(Please leave these at home on testing days):

  • Cell Phones
  • Wearable smart devices (smart watches, etc.)
  • Wireless headphone/earbuds
  • Any Bluetooth items
  • Any academic work or materials (not allowed during testing session)


2) Be on time:

  • Testing sessions will begin promptly at 8:20am


1) Be Prepared:

  • Get a good night sleep
  • Eat a good brain healthy breakfast
  • Bring needed items- (glasses, etc.)


*Please check for TestNav in your Apps prior to testing. To do so, log out of your Chromebook. In the bottom left corner of the home screen look for “Apps”. Click on “Apps” and be sure that TestNav is listed. If not, please take your Chromebook to the Kellogg Media Center to get it fixed/replaced.


If you have questions please email Mike Widman at: miwidman@rochesterschools.org

Teacher Appreciation HELP NEEDED

(Donations accepted through April 28)

GRADE 8 SUMMER SCHOOL OPPORTUNITY

(Entering 9th grade in the fall)

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Important Information

ATTENDANCE LINE
  • 328-5810
OFFICE HOURS
  • 8:00-4:00

TECH SUPPORT

  • Monday-Friday, 7am-7pm
  • (800)789-0051

CONNECT WITH US!

Administration

Angi McAndrews, Principal

507-328-5817 anmcandrews@rochesterschools.org

Mike Widman, Assistant Principal

507-328-5815 miwidman@rochesterschools.org

Teri Linander, Assistant Principal

507-328-5816 telinander@rochesterschools.org

Health

Sarah Brooks, Licensed School Nurse

507-328-5814 sabrooks@rochesterschools.org

Barb Erickson, Health Office Nurse

507-328-5813 baerickson@rochesterschools.org

Office Staff

Kris Hames, Office Manager

507-328-5801 krhames@rochesterschools.org

Erin Kroc, Registrar & Attendance

507-328-5810 erkroc@rochesterschools.org

Amy Clark, Receptionist

507-328-5800 amclark@rochesterschools.org

Support Services 328-5800

Dan VanWinkle, 6th Grade School Counselor

davanwinkle@rochesterschools.org

Trish Fierst, 7th Grade School Counselor

trfierst@rochesterschools.org

Amy Carstensen, 8th Grade School Counselor

amcarstensen@rochesterschools.org

Akilah Sharif, School Social Worker

aksharif@rochesterschools.org

Leah Mattern, School Social Worker

lemattern@rochesterschools.org

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