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KELLOGG FAMILY NEWS | April 4, 2022

ONE SCOOP!

SCOOP ONE

MCA testing begins THIS WEEK!

  • Apr 6-8: MCA Science (grade 8 only)
  • Apr 12: MCA Reading (grade 6)
  • Apr 14: MCA Reading (grades 7/8)
  • Apr 19: MCA Math (grade 6)
  • Apr 21: MCA Math (grades 7/8)

See important reminders below from Mr. Widman.

MCA Testing Updates

Below are 5 reminders regarding our upcoming MCA testing sessions:


5) Dates:

  • April 6-8: 8th grade MCA science tests during science classes
  • April 12 (Tuesday): 6th grade MCA reading test hours 1-3 by advisory (report to advisory class)
  • April 14 (Thursday): 7th/8th grade MCA reading test hours 1-3 by advisory (report to advisory class)
  • April 19 (Tuesday): 6th grade MCA math test hours 1-3 by advisory (report to advisory class)
  • April 21 (Thursday): 7th/8th grade 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

Happening @ Kellogg

MONDAY

  • A Day
  • 4th Quarter begins!

TUESDAY

  • B Day

WEDNESDAY

  • A Day
  • MCA Science - grade 8 only

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

  • A Day
  • MCA Science - grade 8 only


SPRING TESTING DATES

  • MCA Reading week of Apr 11
  • MCA Math week of Apr 18
  • FastBridge Reading week of May 9
  • FastBridge Math week of May 16

A Dr. Pekel Welcome!

Get to Know Dr. Kent Pekel, RPS Superintendent

IndieFlix Trilogy Part 3

We would like to invite you to join us for our virtual screening of the film, The Upstanders, April 7th at 7pm. We have enjoyed seeing many of you at our first two screenings, Angst and Like and look forward to learning with you again in April.


The Upstanders: Building Resilience and Empathy to stand against Cyber-bullying

Thurs, Apr 7

7:00 PM

https://meet.google.com/wvi-qibk-ots


The Upstanders examines cyber-bullying from the perspectives of the bully, the victim and the onlooker, providing practical tips and resources to change the narrative – to stand up, speak out and support – and become an Upstander, not a Bystander


We will host a discussion following the film.

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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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