Parents we will begin using Class Dojo for behavior monitoring. This system allows the kids to monitor themselves. I apologize that we are asking you to sign up for one more thing but it will be very helpful to your child. An invitation email was sent before break to everyone. Thank you for your help in the education of your child.
This week in Language Arts:
This week we will be continuing our Non-Fiction Unit for the week. We will be using this week to create Infographics in partners to share some of the information we have learned so far in our books.
During math this week the students will continue working on two-step equations. They will have a quiz next Tuesday. Homework will depend on the progress made in class.
Advanced Math- During math this week the students will continue to work on our Geometry Unit with volume and surface area. Homework will depend on the progress made in class.
ALGEBRA Mr. Bultman (firstname.lastname@example.org) 513-947-7439 • Unit 6: Systems of Equations and Inequalities • Students will learn to solve systems of equations and inequalities by graphing, substitution and elimination. As well as examining the constraints placed on real-world situations. • Specifically this week we will be reviewing systems of equations and inequalities. Then starting to look into exponents. • Homework #22 will be a MathXL assignment assigned Monday 2/4 due Monday 2/11 • Grab Bag #22 will be assigned Friday (2/1) due Friday (2/8) • We will be having our Unit 6 Assessment on Tuesday 2/5
Students are presenting their Middle Ages projects and working on their Middle Ages books. The book will be due on Wednesday February 27th for 410 points of a test grade.
Science: (all listed below is classwork for the week that may need to be completed at home, but more than enough time was given for it to be completed in class!
CK-12 Reading, Video and Questions for Early atmosphere
Thatquiz due Friday
Complete Gizmos and Virtual Labs if they are not finished in class!
Space Test projected for February13th!
Here are the announcements for the week of February 11th:
No School on Friday, February 15 (teacher PD day) & Monday, February 18 (President’s Day)
8th Grade “An Evening in Paris” reward dance
8th Grade “An Evening in Paris” reward dance is on Friday, May 3rd from 6 - 8 pmin the WCMS Main gym. Students must be eligible to attend the dance. Eligibility consists of: No more than 1 failed course for 3rd Quarter; Not habitually truant; No office referrals resulting in ISI or out of school suspension from February 11 - May 3. If you have questions about the list of students eligible to go, please see Mr. Bohannon in his office or email email@example.com
The 6th Grade Choir Concert is Monday, Feb 11th at the WCMS Performing Arts Center. Students should arrive no later than 6:30 pm and the performance will start at 7:00.
The 7th and 8th Grade Choir Concerts are Wednesday, Feb 13th at the WCMS Performing Arts Center. 7th grade students should arrive no later than 6:30 pm; their performance time is 7:00. 8th grade students should arrive at 7:30; their performance is at 8:00.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com any questions
“Be the Difference” Days for Current 7th Graders
During the last week of February, 7th graders at West Clermont Middle School will have the opportunity to take part in the 3rd annual “Be the Difference Day”. Monday February 25 teams 7-4 and 7-5 will participate, Wednesday February 27teams 7-1 and 7-6, and Friday March 1 teams 7-2 and 7-3. This day's purpose is to promote a positive school climate among our students. The students will experience large and small group activities that promote integrity, compassion, empathy, and acceptance by learning more about themselves and their peers. We cannot wait to challenge our 7th graders with this message: Will you decide to be the difference at West Clermont Middle School?
Course selection for Current 6th and 7th grade
Attention all current 6th & 7th grade families! The school counselors will distribute the 2019-2020 Encore Selector Sheets beginning on Tuesday, February 19th. The Encore Selector Sheets are due back to advisory teachers by Tuesday, February 26th. The school counselors will also create an informational video for 6th & 7th graders in regards to how to complete the Encore Selector Sheet. This informational video will be shared with you the week prior . Please contact your grade-level school counselor with any questions.
Fourth Quarter Schedule Change Request
4th Quarter Schedule Changes will be due by Monday, March 1st. We will not be accepting schedule changes after this date for 4th quarter. Schedule Change Request forms must be completed to request a schedule change. Schedule Change Request forms will be available in Student Services until March 1st.
Indian Hill HS is sponsoring an App-A-Thon this Saturday, February 19th. The App-A-Thon is open to students across the region. Encourage your students in grades 8-12 to sign-up and attend. They will learn about open source software, work in teams to develop solutions to challenges, validate their ideas, learn how to wireframe and code their app! Students do not need to know how to code to attend. Students can register at https://abre.io/appathonregistration/
WCMS Book Fair will be here at WCMS March 1 - 8 during school hours in the media center. Please view the book fair highlights video to see some of the exciting titles coming our way! http://www.scholastic.com/bookfairs/spring-ms-video
Dining Night Out
We have a Dining Night Out scheduled for Monday, February 11th from 4 pm - 10 pm at Texas Roadhouse in Milford. Come out that night and 10% of sales will be donated back to the school! https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5vpjin9jgA6cE5HMGtQM2ZjQnhkek5sTzVHVVlZWHJ1NnJV/view?usp=sharing
WCHS Band Booster Mattress Sale
On Sunday, March 10 from 10am until 5pm The West Clermont Bands is excited to host a one-of-a kind fundraising event; our FIRST ANNUAL mattress sale! This event has been a very successful fundraiser in local school districts for the last 12 years and nationally over the past 14 years. We are very excited to have the opportunity to sponsor this event here at West Clermont High School for the first time. Event link: bit.ly/WestClermont2019
Basic info about the sale
Become a WCMS Cheerleader for the 2019 fall season! Tryout information meeting Thursday February 21st 6-7pm WCMS South MPR Information about our Football sideline and Competition programs will be available at the meeting. Meet the Coaches and learn more about the tryout process. Tryout Dates Clinics: Monday 3/11 5:30-7:30pm; Tuesday 3/12 5:30-7:30pm; Thursday 3/13 5:30-7:30pm. Final Tryouts: Thursday 3/14 beginning at 3pm Clinics and Final Tryout will take place in the WCMS North Gym; All candidates must have a current sports physical on file to participate in clinics and final tryouts. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Girls on the Run
Attention all 6th, 7th & 8th grade girls! Our Girls on the Run spring season will meet every Tuesday & Thursday beginning February 18th after school until 3:30 p.m. Girls on the Run is a program that focuses on empowerment and team building. If you are interested in joining, please pick up your application in any of the two main offices or Student Services. All completed applications are due on February 1st by 2:30 p.m. Please contact Mrs. Stricker with any questions.
The world-famous Harlem Wizards will visit West Clermont High School on Thursday, March 7th at 7:00pm (doors open at 6:00) for an evening of great fun and fundraising. Get ready for a high-flying, slam-dunking, rim-rattling basketball show! The Wizards will play a game against a team of West Clermont administrators and teachers. All Proceeds will benefit our students and after prom. To get more information and ticket prices visit: http://bit.ly/2DhykBD
WCMS Girls’ Softball
Any 7th or 8th Grade girl interested in playing softball this spring, you should make sure all forms are updated on final forms at westcler-oh.finalforms.com. Our first conditioning will be on Thursday, February 14th from 2:30-4:30. Tryouts will be held the week of February 19th. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Bass through Schoology.
WCMS Track Team
Any 7th and 8th Graders Interested in Running Track: Please make sure you Final Forms is up to date and you have a valid physical or you will NOT be allowed to participate. Mandatory practice begins March 4th.Please bring your signed permission slip with you to practice. Finally, register for Remind for important communication.
Any 8th grade girls interested in trying out for high school volleyball in the Fall, there will be an informational meeting at WCHS at 315 on February 25th in Community Room A. Please plan on attending, summer calendars and important dates will be given out during this meeting. If you have any questions please see Coach K.
Girls Basketball Awards
7th and 8th Grade Girls Basketball will have awards night on February 12th starting at 5:30pm in the Middle School PAC. Please contact your respective Coach with any questions concerning awards night.
8th Grade Boys Basketball ECC Tournament @ Walnut Hills
7th Grade Boys Basketball ECC Tournament @ Withrow
8th Grade Boys Basketball ECC Championship @ Walnut Hills
7th Grade Boys Basketball ECC Championship @ Withrow
What's new at school?
Welcome to Team Ghost!
ALL Teachers need:
~Please save Box Tops for education all year! Please turn them in to your advisory teacher all year!
~Please save pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald House all year! Turn them into Mrs. Jeffcott
~Parents and Students log into schoology Students will be monitoring their own grades and tracking their own progress daily in advisory!