MGM PARENT & STUDENT NEWSLETTER

GOING FROM "GOOD TO GREAT"

Focusing on Virtual Learning


1. Be positive. Change can be tough, think positive.

2. Get organized—and stay organized. Create a learning space to help you stay organized.

3. Establish routines.

4. Set personal goals. Refer to last months newsletter for tips on goal setting.

5. Make the most of your resources. We are here to support you.

6. Start on track and stay on track.

7. Exercise with friends online. It is important to stay active and balanced.

8. Learn to deal with setbacks and reach out for assistance.


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Parents Guide to Google Classroom in 2020
Student View Google Classroom - Basic Intro
Directions for Logging into Google Classroom

CLASS CODES ARE ISSUED BY YOUR TEACHER You may access Google Classroom by going to Clever and using your DISTRICT USERNAME AND PASSWORD. Codes can be found on the school web page.

Course selection for the 2020-2021 school year will be completed online.


Please go to MGM's homepage to find the class registration links.


There is a separate registration link for incoming 9th graders to complete course requests.

IN THE ZONE

Information Zone


April 13, 2020- Virtual Blended Learning Begins:


For additional student help, contact your teacher or call the hotline for assistance.

Hours are Monday- Friday from 8AM - 3 PM.


MCPSS HOTLINE 251-221-7777


Option 1 Seniors Assistance

Option 2 Grade K-11 Assistance


Additional Information:


Expert teachers will teach on the television. This instruction via television is a great resource to support student learning.


LIVE ONLY on MCPSSTv


Also Available for Viewing:

• Comcast Channel 15

• AT&T UVerse On Demand Channel 99

• MediaCom Channel 81

• Fox10's channel 10.6 (local/antenna viewers)

• UTV 44

• Monday-Friday 8:00 AM – 10 AM

• Saturday and Sunday 10 AM – 12 PM


Signature Academy Selections:


Attention ALL CURRENT 9th Grade Students: Select one (1) academy only.

At this time, you will need to select your academy for next school year. Please review the Video OR PowerPoint, the list of academy classes, then click the google form to fill out your academy selection sheet. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mrs. Price at tprice1@mcpss.com.


Padlet for Signature Academy


Please don’t forget to complete Academy selection for incoming 9th graders and course selection for students in grades 9-11. This is only if you haven’t completed this already. These are required to be completed by May 1st.


Registering for the 2020-2021 School Year:


Registration for the 2020-2012 school year needs to be done by June 1st.

All students who are planning to attend a school in the Mobile County Public School System MUST pre-register online.

Returning students register HERE (2020-2021 password is reg2021)

New Students register HERE

Follow these simple steps:

  • Complete all information online
  • Follow directions provided
  • Keep in contact with your child's school for additional information

Mobile County Public School students MUST receive their username and password from the school they are currently attending. If you need your registration information email studentservicesdepartment@mcpss.com

Online Pre-Registration is an effort to make registration efficient for parents. It's simple, easy and you can register your children from the comfort of your home and at your convenience.


Selecting Classes for 2020-2021 School Year:


Students currently in grades 9-11, click the link to register for classes for next year. You will need to log in with your MCPSS email to access the link. Once you complete the registration process it will send a copy of your selected courses to your MCPSS email account. Questions concerning the course offerings, diploma options, and other class issues need to be sent to guidance staff.


Mrs. Dixon- tdixon1@mcpss.com

Mrs. Adams- madams1@mcpss.com

Mr. Coburn- jcoburn@mcpss.com

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