Gemini Middle School - August 2022
Dear Gemini Families,
Welcome to the 2022-2023 school year! For those of you who are returning to Gemini, welcome back. For those families that are new to Gemini Middle School, we wish you a warm welcome! We are so excited to begin another new school year together.
Within this message, you will find important dates, reminders, and links to many valuable resources to help prepare you for the upcoming school year. Please be sure to review this updated 2022-2023 school year calendar, as well as some information about East Maine School District 63 communications.
If you have questions about the upcoming school year or need assistance with registration, please contact us by phone at 847-827-1181 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our main office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Please check your email frequently for updates from our school and District 63.
We look forward to seeing you soon and to sharing a great school year together!
Lewis Roberts, Principal
Wendy Brutt, 6th-grade Assistant Principal
Erica Perelgut, 7th-grade Assistant Principal
Brian Gariti, 8th-grade Assistant Principal
Tim Mackin, Dean of Students
First Day of School
The first day of school is Tuesday, August 16th.
Gemini school hours are:
8:00-8:20 a.m: Arrival Window
8:25 a.m: Start of the school day
3:25 p.m. End of the school day
Please note, that for safety reasons, parents are not allowed to enter the building during drop-off. We also ask that parents DO NOT exit their cars during arrival and dismissal.
Click here to access the entire District 63 2022-2023 school year calendar.
Please Note: Students that registered this week might not have a schedule as we might be waiting on information from their prior school.
If you have forgotten your username and password, please contact our main office via email or phone for support.
School Supplies & Chromebooks
Students with a District-issued Gemini Chromebook at home should bring it in on the first day of school.
Any students who are new to D63 and 6th-grade students who were not able to attend orientation will receive their Chromebooks the first week of school.
Breakfast and Lunch Information
- Students may choose to bring a lunch to school or purchase a lunch. Click here for more information on D63's food service program, paying for meals, and to see the food menu.
- Breakfast: Available from 8-8:20 a.m. each morning in our school cafeteria. Bus riders will enter Door 6 once they arrive. Car Riders and Walkers will enter at Door 2.
- Lunch: We will no longer accept student lunches from food delivery services such as UberEats, Grubhub, etc. A parent or family member is the only person from whom we will accept a lunch delivery for a student.
At Open House, families will be able to:
- visit your child's classrooms
- meet their teachers
- tour the school
- meet other Gemini families
We hope to see you there!
16: First Day of School
30 Open House from 6-7:30 p.m.
31: NWEA MAP Testing
1: NWEA MAP Testing
2: Picture Day
8: District 63 Board of Education Meeting 7 p.m. at D63 Education Service Center
Upcoming Sporting Events
18: 6-8th grade Girls Volleyball Information Meeting 3:30 p.m.
19: 7/8th grade Boys/Girls Soccer Information Meeting 3:30 p.m.
22/23/24: 7/8th Volleyball Tryouts 3:30-5 p.m.
23: Cross Country Information Meeting 3:30 p.m.
25/26: 6th-grade Girls Volleyball Tryouts 3:30- 5 p.m.
25/26: 7/8th grade Girls/Boys Soccer Tryouts 3:30- 5 p.m.