Mrs. Babinchak's Class Updates

November 9, 2014

What's Happening this Week?

OPES Veteran's Day Parade

Tuesday, Nov. 11th, 1pm

474 3rd Baxter St

Fort Mill, SC


You are invited to our Veteran's Day Parade! It is planned for 1:00 on Tuesday, November the 11th. Please plan on lining up along Hugh Street to watch the parade!

America Recycles Day!

This week, OPES will be observing America Recycles Day on Wednesday, November 12th. We are asking students to wear a green shirt to show support for our recycling program. Students will fill out a America Recycles Day card to win prizes! OPES will also ask each student to recycle something at school as part of the "Give Your Garbage Life" campaign.

Additional Important Dates

  • Veteran's Day Parade, 11/11 1:00pm
  • America Recycles Day, 11/12 --wear green shirt
  • Spirit Day & Student of the Month 11/21, 7:45 am
  • Thanksgiving Break, 11/26-11/28

Grading Scale

Students will be assigned letter grades/percentage grades. The following is a breakdown:

  1. A = 93-100
  2. B = 85-92
  3. C = 77-84
  4. D = 70-76
  5. F = 76

Assignment Values

  • Quick Checks = 10 points
  • Activities = 25 points
  • Quizes = 50
  • Test = 100
  • Projects = 100
Chaperone Volunteer Link

Please click to take you to the on-line chaperone application.

OPES' Green Steps Webpage

Please click on the link to learn more about what teachers at OPES are doing to promote environmental education at school and within the community!