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Excellence In Action Summer Program for Rising 7th Graders
The Excellence in Action program is designed to provide students with background knowledge and skills that will help them have a successful transition to middle school. View the Excellence In Action 2020 page for more information and how to register.
Choosing a Math Course for Next Year
Do you need more information before choosing your child’s math course for the 2020-21 school year? Please join us for an informal session on Thursday, February 27 from 5 – 6 pm in Eagle Hall. A teacher representative from each of the following courses will be there to answer questions: Math 7, Math 7 HN, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 and Algebra 1 HN. Fliers will also be available describing the Geometry HN course. There is no need to register for this event. If you have any questions prior to the event, please contact Wendy Kamen at email@example.com or Lauryn Toomey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Absences Add Up! When to send your child to school
While regular, daily attendance is important, there are times of the year that students are likely to develop colds, flu, or other infectious illnesses. This resource identifies occasions when it is best that students stay home and recover from their illnesses. It includes practical tips for parents with concerns about their children’s health..
Report safety issues online or by text message using the Safety Tipline. You may choose to identify yourself or remain anonymous.
Civic Engagement Absences
Parents of students in grades 7-12 may request one partial-day absence for civic engagement activities, such as legislative visits, awareness walks, nonprofit support, or advocacy efforts by submitting a prearranged absence form.
Rising 7th Grade Registration Activities Spring 2020 Timeline
For your planning purposes, please make note of the following registration events in preparation for the 2020-2021 school year.
Upcoming Events at Thoreau Middle School
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit