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What's Happening at the MHS???

posted Mar 26, 2017, 4:36 PM by Patrick McCabe

Dear Parents:


1) PARCC begins this week. Monday through Wednesday for grades 8 and 11. Next week for grades 7    
    and 10, the following week for grades 6 and 9.
2) As always, students should be to school on time and well rested.
3) Reminder: permission slips for Lip Sync are due Monday, 3/27/17.
4) Marking period three ends this Wednesday.
5) Report cards for marking period three will be available on Monday, 4/3/17.
6) Lip Sync performance on Thursday, April 6, 2017.
7) PTO Founders Day Dinner on Friday, April 7, 2017.
8) National Honor Societies have the Tapping ceremony - during the school day - on April 12, 2017.
9) School closed for spring break from 4/14/17 to 4/23/17, reopening on Monday, 4/24/17.
10) Please remember to check our Announcements section and MHS AM Announcements to keep up with school events.

If you have any questions about the above, please call the school so we can assist you.
Thank you,
Dr. McCabe

What's Happening at the MHS???

posted Mar 18, 2017, 6:03 AM by Patrick McCabe

Dear Parents:

1) We are supporting the Middlesex Spring School Food Drive running until March 24, 2017. Please
   consider donating to this drive. Information about the Food Drive can be found on the
   Announcements section of the school web page as well as on this Principal's Page.

2) Our band and mascot are marching in the St. Patrick's' Day Parade on Sunday.

3) Quarterly exams are this Monday through Thursday.

4) PARCC begins on 3/27/16.

5) Marking period four begins on March 30, 2017.

6) Lip Sync is coming on 4/6/17.

7) PTO Founders Day Dinner on 4/7/17. You can find ticket information on our school web page under
   Announcements and on this Principal's Page

8) Tapping ceremony for our national honor societies will occur on 4/12/17. This happens during the
   school day, not to be confused with the evening induction ceremony later in the year.

9) School is closed for Spring Break on 4/14/17, reopening on 4/24/17.

If you have any questions about the above, please call the school so we can assist you.

Thank you,
Dr. McCabe
 

Founders Day Tricky Tray

posted Mar 14, 2017, 11:18 AM by Patrick McCabe   [ updated Mar 14, 2017, 11:19 AM ]

Dear Parents:

The Founders Day Tricky Tray Dinner is coming. There will be Dinner, Dancing, & Door Prizes.

Date: April 7, 2017
Time: Doors open at 6pm, event runs from 7:00pm-11:00pm
Location: Sayreville VFW
Cost: $35.00 per ticket

Please support this important event.

Please use the attached form to purchase tickets.

If you have any questions, please email Sapto08879@gmail.com or call Nicole Navarria (732) 501-8683.

Thank you,
Dr. McCabe

What's Happening at the MHS???

posted Mar 10, 2017, 12:24 PM by Patrick McCabe   [ updated Mar 10, 2017, 12:25 PM ]

Dear Parents:

What's Happening at the MHS???

1) The opening of We Will Rock You is this evening!

2) We are supporting the Middlesex Spring School Food Drive running until March 24, 2017. Please see attachments for more information regarding this important activity.

3) We will have a short session day on Friday, 3/17/17, with a 12:15 pm dismissal. This will allow our staff to have professional development in the afternoon.

4) There is a Middle School Dance on Thursday, 3/16/17.

5) Our band and mascot will be marching in the South Amboy St.Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday, 3/19/17, starting at 1:00 pm.

6) Quarterly exams are coming: 3/20 for Science and Spanish, 3/21 for Social Studies and Business/Technology, 3/22 for ELA and Physical Ed/Health and 3/23 for Math, Music and Art. A small number of classes will have their exam before these dates due to the ending of a unit of study. These will be announced in advance to the students.

7) The weekend is one hour shorter than usual. Don't forget to set clocks ahead on Sunday.

If you have any questions about our events, please call the school so we can assist you.


Thank you, 
Dr. McCabe

What's Happening at the Middle/High School???

posted Mar 3, 2017, 12:50 PM by Patrick McCabe

Dear Parents:

What's Happening at the MHS???

  • Wednesday, 3/8/17, PTO meeting at the YMCA
  • Thursday, 3/9/17, National Honor Society Volleyball Tournament
  • Thursday, 3/9/17, same time as tournament - LuLaRoe clothing sale fundraiser for 12th grade
  • Friday and Saturday - Musical, We Will Rock You, at 7:00 pm. Sunday at 2:00 pm
  • Middle School Dance on Thursday, 3/16/17.
If you have any questions about our events, please call the school so we can assist you.

Thank you,
Dr. McCabe

PARCC Test Dates

posted Mar 3, 2017, 3:12 AM by Patrick McCabe

Parents,

As we prepare for state testing in the spring, I thought it helpful for you to be aware of the dates each grade will be administered the PARCC. Please se below:

 Thank you,
Dr. McCabe

March 27-29: ELA Grades 8 & 11 // March 30-31: ELA Grades 8 & 11 Makeups
April 3-5: ELA Grades 7 & 10 // April 6-7: ELA Grades 7 & 10 Makeups
April 10-12: ELA Grades 6 & 9 // April 13: ELA Grades 6 & 9 Makeups

SPRING BREAK

April 24-26: Math Grades 8 & 11 // April 27-28: Math Grades 8 & 11 Makeups
May 1-3: Math Grades 7 & 10 // May 4-5: Math Grades 7 & 10 Makeups
May 8-10: Math Grades 6 & 9 // May 9-11: Math Grades 6 & 9 Makeups

Important Info for Parents re: Musical - PARCC -Interims - Yearbook

posted Feb 28, 2017, 12:48 PM by Patrick McCabe



Dear Parents:

 Important information for Middle/High School Parents:

1) The Musical - We Will Rock You - is almost here. First show on 3/10/17- shows also on 3/11 and 3/12. See our school webpage for more information call the school for tickets.

2) Please see the attached letters from the Superintendent with important information about PARCC Testing. These letters can also be found under the announcements section of our school web page.

3) Interims for marking period three are now open. Please log on to Parent Access to view your child's academic progress.

4)  An email was recently sent out to all Senior and 8th grade parents announcing that the South Amboy Middle High School yearbook staff is conducting a sale of Congratulatory Advertisements to be placed in the yearbook.  Why not give your son or daughter a special memory for their graduation in their yearbook with a parent ad? 

 

If you are interested, simply go to the Principal’s page under the Middle High School section of the school’s website to find the order form and information.

 

All orders must be submitted to Mrs. Brown no later than Monday, March 6, 2017.


If you have any questions about the above, please contact the school so we can assist you.


Thank you, 

Dr. McCabe

Parents of 8th and 12th Graders!!!

posted Feb 14, 2017, 6:52 AM by Patrick McCabe

Parents,

If you are interested in completing a congratulatory ad for your son or daughter to be placed in the school yearbook, please read the attached form.

If you have any questions, please contact the school so we can assist you.

Thank you,
Dr. McCabe

What's Happening This Week at the MHS???

posted Feb 3, 2017, 11:53 AM by Patrick McCabe

Dear Parents,

Here is a list of some important happenings at the MHS.

  • Book Fair all week in the Media Center.
  • Wednesday: ASVAB testing for some of our 10th,11th and 12th graders.
  • Thursday: Middle School Dance 
  • Thursday: Senior Night at Basketball Game. Girls at 5:30 and Boys at 7:00. Senior Night Ceremony at approximately 6:15 pm.
  • Looking ahead: schools are closed from February 20 to February 24.  
Thank you,
Dr. McCabe

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