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7th Grade Orientation 2008

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Orientation Information for incoming 6th graders from EGJ to PMS.

Orientation Information for incoming 6th graders from EGJ to PMS.

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  • 1. Plano Middle School Transitioning into Middle School “ The Bridge from Elementary to High School”
  • 2. Differences EG Johns & Plano Middle School
    • Time: 7:40 a.m. - 2: 40 p.m.
    • Change classes each period
    • Lockers with combinations
    • Athletics
    • Clubs
    • Advisory Period
    • Enrichment Program
  • 3. Differences EG Johns & Plano Middle School
    • Student-Led Conferences
    • Band/Choir Requirements
    • Code of Conduct for trips
    • Awards Night
    • Web-site Correspondence
  • 4. Athletics & Eligibility
    • Basketball - Boy’s and Girl’s
    • Volleyball - Girl’s
    • Soccer - Boy’s and Girl’s
    • Wrestling - Boy’s
    • Track - Boy’s and Girl’s
    • Cheerleading
  • 5. Athletics & Eligibility
    • Medical Physicals - Due Date
    • Eligibility Requirements - “No Pass/No Play”
    • Summer Camps
    • Fall Season - start dates
  • 6. Clubs & Activities
    • IMSA E2K+ Enrichment
    • Fine Arts, Tech Club, Spanish Club
    • Yearbook Team
    • Student Council
    • Knowledge Master
    • News Team
  • 7. How to Be Successful!
    • ATTENDANCE!!!
    • Follow building and classroom rules and policies
    • Be on Time!
    • Complete homework assignments
    • Check grades on PowerSchool
    • Get involved in the building activities
  • 8. Academic Checks During the Year
    • MAP Testing - 3 times per year
    • Progress Reports - 4 times per year
    • Report Cards
    • PowerSchool
    • Reading Interventions
    • Talking or emailing Advisory Teacher
  • 9. Physical Education
    • Classes are everyday
    • Required to wear PE uniform - shirt, shorts, and gym shoes
    • Graded on effort, dress, participation
    • Some written tests-written packet if you do not dress
    • 5 minutes dress changing time
  • 10. Physical Education
    • Most classes are single gender classes
    • Physical testing twice in a year - Fall & Spring
    • In-line skating - $9.00 cost for 9 days
    • Locks and lockers are issued - for a lost lock, the student will be charged
  • 11. Plano Middle School 7th Grade Major Events
    • Spirit Week and Fridays
    • Christmas Carol
    • Springfield, IL Trip
    • Ozzie Reading Incentive Game
    • Civil War Assembly
    • Outdoor Education - Dickson Valley
    • Student of the Quarter Breakfast
  • 12. Power School
    • Mr. Herkes
    • Passwords
    • Joining the Network
  • 13. Student Questions???
    • Cell phone usage
    • Dressing for Physical Education
    • Discipline Issues
    • Academic Saturday School
    • Lunch
    • Student Agendas
  • 14. Student Building Orientation
    • Wednesday - August 20th
    • 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Building & schedule run through
    • Hotdog lunch
    • Not mandatory, but helpful