MGM 8th Grade Gator News

February 8, 2016

Welcome!

Be sure to read through for house news, upcoming assessments, and highlights!

News & Updates

PTO Needs Your Help

Please sign up to help with the Staff Appreciation Lunch on Wednesday! Click HERE to sign up.

Gator Tales Yearbook

The Gator Tales yearbook now costs $65 until March 18. This is will be the last chance to pre-order. Orders may be made in the MGM office using the order form or online. Click HERE to order online.

Yearbook Needs Your Help

The yearbook is in need of any action photos of 7th or 8th grade students who have participated this school year or are currently participating in Riverbluff sports. Please send your photos to aroberts@lexington1.net by Friday, February 19. We are in need of tennis, wrestling, lacrosse, soccer, softball, baseball, swimming, and golf.

Miss MGMS Gator Pageant

This year's Miss MGMS Gator Pageant will be held on Saturday, March 19. Girls in 6th, 7th and 8th grade are invited to compete. This is a pageant with a purpose, with 100% of the proceeds benefitting Relay for Life. Contestant information can be picked up in the school counseling center before school, after school, or during lunch. Please help us make this year's event a success!

LTC Career Festival

Come out and support the LTC Career Festival on Thursday, March 17, 4:30-7:30pm. Please come and bring a bunch of your friends / students / parents / family members. There will be food, fun, entertainment, and engaging activities for ALL ages - plus all of our Level 2 students will be showcasing the skills they have learned. Our desire is to educate the entire community about CTE education and the tremendous opportunities available at LTC, throughout Lexington One, and at career centers and comprehensive high schools all over South Carolina.

Healing Hearts

Healing Hearts, a grief support program for students and families in Lexington 1, is being offered at Meadow Glen Middle, March 7, 2016 from 6-8. Please see the attached brochure and send in your registration by March 4, 2016.

Upcoming Assessments

Check with your child's teacher if you have questions!

Pre-Algebra - Quiz Tuesday (2/9) 13-1 to 13-2

Algebra I - Quiz Wednseday (2/10) Carnegie 9-1 to 9-2

Algebra II - See Schoology for updates


English I and ELA - See Schoology for updates

Hamilton: Vocabulary test on Friday.


Science - None


Social Studies - None


World Language French Immersion: None

World Language French Passport: None

World Language Novice B1: None

World Language Novice B2: None

World Language Novice C2 : Summative 11.1

Intermediate A: Unit 15.1 Summative Assessment

World Language Latin 1: None

World Language Latin2: None

Thank you for sharing your children with us each day!