In the Loop

McDowell School News 10.9.15

What's Up?

Bus Duty - 10/12-10/16
LaScola - EW Office
Miller- Kickball field

Upcoming Week
10/13 - Morning Annoucements at 9:10 on Channel 22.
10/14 - Staff Meeting @ 7:45AM in Room C-11
10/15 - Early dismissal at 11:45PM; end of 1st grading period!
10/16 - NO CLASSES; Professional Development Day


This, that, and, of course, the other

  • If you are attending the optional PD Day on 10.16, please remember to sign up using the Google Form link http:// by Wednesday 10.14. This will ensure that your time sheet is already completed when you arrive and that you will get paid for your attendance.
  •  Thursday, 10/15 is also the due date for SLOs and PGPs . . . make sure your revised SLO(s) contain this year’s student information. If your rating was “accomplished,” you decide on the PGP (Professional Growth Plan); Skilled folks need to collaborate with their evaluator to complete the plan
  • 10/15/15 - Last day of first grading period! Students will be dismissed at 11:45am and the remainder of the day is designated as teacher work time.
  • 10/19/15 - Report Card grading window closes at 11:59PM
  • Testing Schedule: Times and specific details to come
    12/1,12/3 - ELA AIR Reading
    12/7, 12/8 - ELA AIR Make-ups
    4/26, 4/27 - ELA Reading
    4/28, 4/29 - ELA Reading Make-ups
    5/3 - AIR MATH
    5/5 - AIR MATH make-ups
  • Halloween Parade and Parties McDowell's parade will be held at 2:15PM and the parties will be directly after on 10/30/15.

My Kinda Outfit!

I spotted her coming in the other day and could not resist. Count all those colors.
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