Carver Corner

January 2020

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January Message from the Principal

Waco ISD Calendar Update

REMOTE LEARNING DAYS:

Every student will be at home completing work. Teachers will be sharing their office hours and assignments to be completed on those days. Remote learning will be on the following days:

  • February 5th
  • March 5th
  • April 30th
  • May 28th


STUDENT HOLIDAYS:

No work will be required. Student holidays will be on the following days:

  • February 26th
  • April 12th
  • May 17th

Attendance

Virtual students MUST log into each class period and attend their class Zoom meetings during their scheduled class period time. See the bell schedule below for when they need to be in each class. If your student is having trouble logging in or having technical difficulties, please contact the school at 254-757-0787. We love seeing our students and NEED them in school so they can take advantage of all the opportunities education has to offer.

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Academics

In addition to logging into Zoom, please make sure your child is completing their assignments. See the information below on how to access Parent Portal to check their grades and attendance.


The 4th six weeks is from January 19th - March 5th.

Academic Opportunities

UIL

University Interscholastic League (UIL) will be taking place from January 11th - January 29th. If your student is participating, they will practice and compete at Carver during school hours.

MAP Make up Testing

If you need to make up your MAP Test, you can do so on Tuesday at 8:30 am at G.W. Carver.

Academic Support

If you are needing academic support, try the following:


  • Email your teachers. Parents can email teachers through Parent Portal and students can use their student email which is located on Clever.
  • Call the school and ask to speak with the student's teacher 254-757-0787
  • Join ACE Afterschool to receive tutoring. If you are interested, email Nina.ruff@wacoisd.org
  • Connect with Communities in Schools for additional support! Email Emily.schmillen@wacoisd.org
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Transformation Waco Telehealth

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Transformation Waco is excited to announce a new partnership with Family Health Center to provide school-based telehealth services at GW Carver Middle School! Beginning in January, on-campus students at GW Carver can have video visits with doctors while at school with the help of the GW Carver school nurse. This is a great opportunity for students to access healthcare without leaving campus! Learn more and register today at https://transformationwaco.org/telehealth.

Transformation Waco está emocionado en anunciar la nueva asociación con el Centro de Salud Familiar para ofrecer servicios de telesalud en GW Carver! Los estudiantes de GW Carver pueden tener visitas en línea con doctores con la ayuda de las enfermeras de la escuela. Esta es una gran oportunidad para que los estudiantes accedan a la atención médica sin tener que salir de la escuela! Obtenga más información y regístrese hoy en https://transformationwaco.org/telehealth.

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 testing is scheduled for Monday - Friday from 3:00-5:00 at GWAHCA (7200 Viking Dr.) until further notice. This will be open to all Waco ISD students and employees.

Athletics

Go Carver Panthers!! See the athletics page on Carver's website for the athletic schedules and additional information. Please come out and help us boost our school spirit as we cheer on our teams to victory. Go Team Go!

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Waco ISD Meals

January Highlights

Classroom Learning

Basketball