Fernwood Avenue Middle School

Weekly Newsletter

WEEK OF October 17, 2021

Principal's Message

Fernwood Avenue Middle School will celebrate Red Ribbon Week October 25-29, 2021, with a number of daily activities and themes designed to unify students and staff in demonstrating their support and commitment to decreasing violence and drug use in the community.
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STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT

Locktober Activites

Students in Mrs. Wenzel's 6th Grade classes are having fun problem solving with BreakoutEDU's "Locktober" activities, especially unlocking the Locks of the Day! The first ones to "breakout" get a certificate and a sweet treat!

Murder Mystery

Mrs. Mosetti's Algebra class had some spooky fun and participated in a Murder Mystery. Students had to write and solve multi-step equations to narrow down the suspects. Math really IS scary!
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Lifestyle of Early Humans

Mr. Medica's 6th Grade classes worked hard on a Document Based Questionnaire focused on learning and understanding the lifestyles of Early Humans last week! Here are some of the best-of-the-best!

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Media Club

National Sports Day was October 16th. Media club's Kennedy Broughton was happy to celebrate by learning about Fernwood students! Check it out!

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CLIMATE and CULTURE

Fernwood Musical

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School Picture Retake

Click the graphic below to place your order!

Girl's Basketball Tryouts

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Fernwood Yearbook

Fernwood Yearbooks are on sale! Use the QR code to order online.
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COMMUNITY PRIDE

Socktober

Fernwood Student Council will be running a Socktober this month to help the Atlantic City Rescue Mission. Check out the flyer below.
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Noche Latina Night

Attention EHT Hispanic Parents, you are invited to the next Noche Latina. Padres Hispanos de EHT, te invitamos muy cordialmente a nuestra siguiente Noche Latina. Visita la página de internet para más información https://recursosparapadres.weebly.com/
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Parent Portal

Do you have a parent portal account? Request an account today by emailing icportal@eht.k12.nj.us and provide the following information in the body of your email. If you have requested an account and haven't received a reply, please check your spam folder. Due to overwhelming requests, replies may take up to five days.
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School Messenger

Our school utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more. Opt-in today!
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Library Resources

District Media Specialists have put together a list of reading resources for grades Pre K-12! Take advantage of what our media centers have to offer online

Free and Reduced Lunch

The Free and Reduced Meal Program offers several benefits including free/reduced meals, test fee waivers, and an opportunity to earn free college credits at the High School with the dual-enrollment program. For more information and to determine your eligibility, click the graphic below.

Atlantic Prevention Resources

Atlantic Prevention Resources will be holding group meetings through the month of November as part of their "Achieving Personal Balance" program. Participants will increase skills that will help provide a healthy balance in their lives. Virtual meetings will begin Monday, September 27th. For more information, email Amanda Hartman at ahartman@atlprev.org.
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EHT Guidance Resources

For more social emotional resources, please visit click the graphic below:
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Student Assistance Programs

Reminder to EHT families: Student Assistance Counselors have assembled a list of resources for those who need additional services. Click the graphic below for more information.

Mental Health Support

Click the graphic below to find The Mental Health Association of Atlantic County's calendar for virtual services.

NJ Department of Children and Families

The NJ Department of Children and Families have compiled a list of resources available 24/7. Click the graphic below for more information.

ATLANTIC COUNTY FOOD BANK

Click the graphic below for a list of Food Banks and Community Resources for Atlantic County.
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