Compass News

October 3, 2022

Week at a Glance

Students have a shortened week so facilitators can attend professional development.

  • School starts at 8:50 am and ends at 4:00 pm Monday-Wednesday.
  • Monday and Wednesday are A days.
  • Tuesday is a B day.
  • There is no school Thursday or Friday, October 6-7.
  • Lunch is 40 minutes long. It starts at 12:05 Monday-Wednesday.
  • Call 208-525-7720 to excuse student absences.


Have a great week!

PT Conference Blocks in October

The district has chosen to conduct PT conferences differently this year. Our plan includes both scheduled conferences and an open house each trimester. Here's how it works for trimester 1.


Midterm Grades & LCAs

October 1: Posted in PowerSchool for each of your student's classes.


Scheduled 15-minute meetings

Facilitators will reach out to families, or families can schedule appointments by calling Ms. Perez at 208-525-7720.


October 4: 4:15-5:15 pm

October 12: 4:15-5:15 pm

October 17: 7:45-8:45 am

October 27: 7:45-8:45 am


Open House

October 20: No scheduled/extended meetings. 4:30-7:30 pm at Compass. Informational Meeting regarding academics provided in Spanish from 6-6:30 pm.

🦁 Bell Schedule 🦁

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Upcoming Events

LINK to Full Calendar


IT support will be in the Lion's Den/Teacher Office Room M-F during lunch.


October 2022

3 School Custodian Appreciation Day

3 Anime/Manga Club | 303 | During Lunch | Kinsey

4 PT Conf Block 1 | Prescheduled | 4:15-5:15 pm

4 Adele Club | Lunch | Room 303 | Jardine

5 Upstage Club | Lunch | Loft | Johnson

5 Anime/Manga Club | 303 | During Lunch | Kinsey

5 BPA | Lunch | Rm. 207 | Robinson

5 Scholastic Team | 101 | During Lunch | Staley

5 Book Club | 4:00 pm | Rm. 307 | Solomon

5 Booster Club | 6 pm | Events Room

6-7 State/District PD | No School for Students

12 USU open house at Melaleuca Headquarters

12 PSAT 10 and NMSQT(11) | 9 am-1 pm

12 Compass Juniors Field Trip to CEI (9-Noon)

13 Compass Seniors Field Trip to ISU (9-Noon)

12 PT Conf Block 2 | Prescheduled | 4:15-5:15 pm

14 School Meeting - Earthquake Drill | 2:18-2:40

17 PT Conf. Block 3| Prescheduled | 7:45-8:45 am

19 College Fair | IFHS 5-8 pm

20 Great Shakeout | Evacuation Drill | 10:20 am

20 PT Open House | 4:30-7:30 pm

Important Topics and Reminders

Master Schedule Facilitator Locator: LINK

Parenting a Lion Toolkit: English

Herramientas para criar a un leΓ³n: EspaΓ±ol

🦁 Checking Grades in Echo 🦁

Parent:Observer: How do I login to Echo and Navigate the Homepage?

Contacts and Social Media

Instagram: compasslions

Facebook: Compass Academy Lions