The Falcon Flyer

3/7/22-3/11/22

Week At A Glance 3/7/22-3/11/22

CELEBRATIONS

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OUR TRACK TEAM WAS AWARDED A YOUTH LED GRANT WRITTEN THROUGH HAILEY BISHOP WITH WE SET THE PACE, AND GIVEN THROUGH MR. JOHN OLIVER SANDERS, WITH RUN AND READ EVERYDAY (RARE). THANK YOU SO MUCH TO BOTH MS. BISHOP AND MR. SANDERS! OUR TRACK TEAM WILL MAKE GREAT USE OF THIS GRANT AND WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT OF OUR ATHLETES.

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CONGRATS TO OUR NEWLY FORMED STEP TEAM WHO DEBUTED THEIR FIRST SHOWCASE THIS PAST THURSDAY LED BY COACHES MS. MILLIDGE AND MS. LINDSEY. THEY DID AN AMAZING JOB. WAY TO STEP FALCONS!

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SHOUT-OUT TO OUR ACADEMIC CHALLENGE TEAM WHO WON BOTH MATCHES IN THEIR DOUBLE OVER RRMS THIS PAST WEDNESDAY BY MORE THAN 10.

WAY TO SOAR FALCONS!

MANY THANKS

ABOVE: THANK YOU TO ROGERS MEMORIAL ARP CHURCH, ROCK HILL FOR THEIR DONATION TO OUR COFFEE' CAFE AND THE AMAZING HOMEMADE COOKIES MADE BY THEIR MEMBERS.


CENTER: THANK YOU TO ALEX STULL OF FIRST FEDERAL BANK AND MICAH WINN OF KELLER WILLIAMS FOR THEIR DONATION TO OUR COFFEE CAFE'


BELOW: THANK YOU TO OUR PTO AND FALCON FAMILIES WHO DONATED ITEMS FOR THIS MONTH'S TEACHER'S CART. WE DID A BUFFET THIS TIME FOR OUR FACULTY PD MEETINGS.


WE HAVE FELT THE SUPPORT OF OUR COMMUNITY THIS YEAR AND IT HAS BEEN TRULY APPRECIATED!

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SUMMER LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

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4-H Pinckney Leadership Program: Middle School

FALCONS SOAR

MEMBERS OF OUR BETA CLUB COLLECTED AND DONATED MANY ITEMS TO THE ROTARY CLUB OF ROCK HILL FOR THEIR MONTH LONG DONATION DRIVE TO BENEFIT THE BETHEL SHELTER. THE LADIES SEEN ABOVE ARE LEFT TO RIGHT: BECKY MOON, FINANCIAL DIRECTOR FOR BETHEL AND RUTH CULP, AN 84 YEAR OLD RETIRED ROCK HILL MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHER WHO COOKS FOOD FOR THE SHELTER EVERY WEEK. WE ARE PROUD TO SEE OUR FALCONS TAKE OWNERSHIP IN HELPING OUT ANOTHER GREAT GROUP DOING GOOD FOR THEIR COMMUNITY. WAY TO GO BETA CLUB! YOU MAKE US FALCON PROUD!

WAYS YOU CAN HELP

HERE ARE TWO MORE GREAT 8TH GRADE COMMUNITY PROJECTS YOU CAN ASSIT WITH. THE FIRST IS FOR SALVATION ARMY AND SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO MS.OBREGON, AND THE SECOND SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO MRS. RUBINSTIEN.

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PLAN AHEAD

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IN THE CLASSROOM

ABOVE: DR. JOYA HOLMES STOPPED BY TO READ TO SOME OF OUR STUDENTS IN CELEBRATION OF READ ACCROSS AMERICA WEEK!


BELOW: MR. GUEVARA READING A BOOK IN SPANISH TO SOME OF OUR ENGLISH LEARNERS DURING DEAR TIME FOR READ ACCROSS AMERICA WEEK!

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DISTRICT SPECIALISTS CAME BY TO HOLD A PD FOR FACULTY MEMBERS ON DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION THIS PAST THURSDAY.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

ON 2/23/22 THE DISTRICT IMPLEMENTED THE TEST TO STAY OPTION. PLEASE VIEW THE LINK BELOW FOR ALL THE INFORMATION YOU WILL NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS OPTION.
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FYI

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8TH GRADE JOB SHADOWING WORKSHEETS MUST BE RETURNED BY TUESDAY, MARCH 8TH. IF THE WORKSHEET IS NOT RETURNED, THE STUDENT WILL HAVE AN UNEXCUSED ABSENCE. IF THERE ARE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL DR. HOLEMAN AT 803-981-1468.

SIC

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SIC HIGHLIGHTS BY MARY ANN KENNEDY, PARENT, SIC PRESIDENT



  • 65% OF THE STUDENTS ARE GROWING ABOVE THE MATRIX IN MAPS TESTING. NEW MATH INTERVENTIONIST IS JOINING THE TEAM TO HELP IN SMALL GROUP SETTINGS
  • PREPARING FOR STAMP TESTING IN IMMERSION
  • COUNSELORS ARE FINISHING UP IGP'S (REGISTERING FOR HIGH SCHOOL) WE HAVE BEGUN THE PROCESS TO REAUTHORIZE OUR IB PROGRAM
  • SOCIAL MEDIA IS CAUSING THE MOST PROBLEMS. WHAT HAPPENS AFTER SCHOOL CARRIES OVER INTO SCHOOL AND DISCIPLINE HAS TO HAPPEN WHEN IT EFFECTS LEARNING
  • DR. SCHMOLZE VISITED, HE IS THE NEW SUPERINTENDENT
  • SIC MEETINGS ARE VIA ZOOM ON THE 3RD TUESDAY OF THE MONTH AT 5:30PM-ALL ARE WELCOME TO LOG IN! ZOOM LINK.

HERE IS THE FEBRUARY 2022 VOL. 2 ISSUE OF OUR SIC NEWSLETTER! IN THIS ISSUE YOU CAN VIEW OUR SIC HIGHLIGHTS, LEARN ABOUT SOME GREAT IDEAS FOR COMMUNICATING WITH YOUR CHILD, GET SOME TIPS ON HELPING FROM HOME, AND MORE. PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO VIEW OUR NEWSLETTER BELOW.

PTO

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SAVE THE DATE!


3/24-CICI'S PIZZA IN ROCK HILL


LOOK FOR MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON!

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PLEASE CONTACT MRS. HAAS WITH ANY PTO RELATED QUESTIONS VIA THE PTO FACEBOOK PAGE, OR BY EMAIL.

ATHLETIC EVENTS

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PARENTS/GUARDIANS, PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT IN ORDER FOR YOUR STUDENT TO ATTEND ONE OF OUR ATHLETIC EVENTS, THEY MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY YOU. IN ADDITION, STUDENTS SHOULD REMAIN IN THEIR SEATS FOR THE DURATION OF THE EVENT WITH THE EXCEPTION OF VISITING THE CONCESSION STAND OR USING THE RESTROOM. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING AS WE WORK TO MAKE THESE EVENTS A POSITIVE EXPERIENCE FOR ALL.

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