Wildcat Update

February 1st- February 16th

King Science & Technology Magnet

Welcome to our Wildcat Update. This newsletter will be posted on our KSTM district web page biweekly. Please check it out for all the up-to-date information and pictures of all the amazing activities happening at King Science!

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Wildcat Update

Important Upcoming Dates:

  • Feb. 7th PTA Ice Cream Social at 2:30 PM for students with February birthdays
  • Feb. 8th All City performance 7:30-10 PM
  • February 15th- Middle School Robotics tournament at King-We are hosting!! We need volunteers- free food and cool t-shirts for those who help out!
  • Feb. 17th: President's Day-NO SCHOOL
  • Conference Spring Schedule:

    Wednesday, February 26th: 3:30-7:30 (4hrs)

    Thursday, February 27th: Teacher work time 7:30-11:30 then 12:30-6:30 (3hrs beyond normal day) NO STUDENTS

    Friday, February 28th: TEACHERS OFF

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Math Team Success

Way to go to our math team! They placed first at our last district math competition in the algebra and above division.

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Be sure to ask your students how they did on their winter MAP Growth Assessment!

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Below is a picture of the MAP growth norm growth goals. Our students test in reading, math and science during the fall, winter and spring. The charts below show the "normal" expected growth of students at the same grade level and same time of year of students all over the country. For more information on MAP Growth assessments please visit the link below.

* Nebraska does not test Language Usage.

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Attendance Matters!!

We want 100% attendance daily but if your child is sick please look over tips below:

February: When Is My Child Too Sick to Attend School?

Keep your child home if he or she has a temperature higher than 100 degrees even after taking medicine. Must be fever free fro 24 hours.

Keep your child home if he or she has the flu. Stomach or respiratory.

Keep your child home if he or she has pink eye.

Don’t let your child stay home unless he/she is truly sick.

Talk to your doctor or school nurse about when a sick child should come to school.

Most health care providers allow a child to attend with a cold, but not with a fever.

Thank you.