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This Week's Shout OUTS from YOUR Dolphin Colleagues:


  • To the Courtesy committee for organizing the best Faculty Ornament Exchange EVER!
  • Shout out to KPD for helping out in my room this week (Durning)
  • To my 2nd grade team for rockin’ our science rotations!
  • Thanks to Meg, Robin, Rebekah, Andy, Kayleigh, Sarah, and Andrea for opening their classrooms up to teachers from SPP! They appreciated your openness to their questions and all your fabulous ideas!
  • Shout Out to Casey and Melissa for their awesome Tacky Sweater Victories!
  • Robinette, Haarlow, Kundinger, Owens, KPD and Ciccone for helping out last week in my time of need with a smile on your face! (Stone)
  • To Jorge who keeps on blowing ALL the leaves that fall all over campus!
  • K-2 and EC Teachers and KPD who helped design mClass testing plan for January!
  • Mrs. Scruggs who has shown up to her carpool duty before it even starts for two weeks! Trooper!
  • A big shout out to Marcie Lucus who is always willing to do whatever, whenever, with such composure!

A Special Shout Out

My last shout out is a thank you to EVERYONE here for being the BEST coworkers! My time here has been absolutely AMAZING and I am going to miss each and EVERY ONE of YOU so, so, so MUCH!

Saying good bye is harder than I can even explain in words!

I cannot believe that I am walking away from this position, this school, and all of you amazing people!

I truly love and respect each and every one of you!

LOVE,

Lyndsay

DON'T FORGET TO CHECK THE SPECIALS SCHEDULE FOR WEEK OF DEC 15th

This update was sent to you in an email - please be sure you check to see if your class was affected each day!

ALL HOLIDAY DECORATIONS MUST BE TAKEN DOWN BEFORE LEAVING ON THE 19th

PDP Reviews for ALL STAFF - JANUARY 15

We will complete everyone's mid-year reviews on January 15th. Please follow the steps below to take care of this piece of your evaluation. This must already be done PRIOR to coming to meet with us. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

  • Log into Homebase
  • Select NCCES on the lower lefthand side
  • Select My Evaluation
  • Select Professional Development Plan
  • Select Midyear Review
  • Select PDP Details - Mid Year Review
  • Enter data and comments to demonstrate your personal growth on these goals.
  • Save

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In the Week Ahead.....

Duties Week of December 1st

AM Bus/Cafeteria beginning - Lingerfeldt

PM Bus - Davidson

AM Auditorium beginning - Scruggs/Zwart

AM Car beginning - Swinnie


YR K-2 Math Assessments (Dec 8-17)


Monday

Holiday Beverages in the Workroom:):)


Tuesday

Fire Drill 9:10am

Catered Lunch from PTA


Wednesday

SST at 2:45 in Conference Room

YR Last Day!


Thursday

PLC Meetings - Quick Check!


Friday

11:30 Dismissal

No AFTER SCHOOL DAYCARE

All 10 month certified employees dismissed at noon. Classified employees may leave at noon if they choose. 11 and 12 month employees work until 3pm.

In the Coming Weeks....

SRI MOY Assessment Opens


January 5

Back at It! Welcome Back!


January 6

SIT


January 7

SST

YR Report Cards


January 8

PES Teacher Advisory Council


January 12

mClass MOY Window Opens

TR K-2 Math Assessment

PES Presentation of the Dolphin Collaboratory at the MCS Board of Ed 7pm


January 13

Faculty Meeting


January 14

SST


January 15

PDP for Teachers updated in NCCES - meetings held during PLC time

BT Meeting for all BTs - 3pm


January 16

Early Release Date - 11:30am


January 19

Holiday


January 20

Interim Assessment Window Opens


January 21

Fire Drill

1st/2nd grade Encore Concert


January 23

End of Quarter - TR Calendar

GRADES DUE TO KAREN by 10am


January 24

WINTER WONDERLAND DONOR BALL


January 26

Optional Teacher Workday


January 27

SIT


January 28

TR Report Cards