8th Grade Promotion
Ceremony will be held at 10:00 a.m. in Simpson Hall on Thursday, June 13, 2013.
Each student will be given 4 tickets to invite family members. 8th graders should arrive no earlier than 9:30 a.m. to take their places for the ceremony. At the conclusion of the ceremony, students are dismissed to go home with their families.
We are continuing to improve our educational strategies each year. We are a California Standards-Based school with a focus on student learning. We have curriculum maps and common benchmarks in place for each of the core subjects to ensure consistency of content, and we are committed to differentiation of instruction and interventions to assist with individual learning needs. Our teachers work in professional learning communities as a team to analyze data, build curriculum, develop assessments, discuss best practices, and provide intervention.
We continue to refine and move forward with the four core foundations of Taking Center Stage Act II; academic excellence, developmental responsiveness, social equity, and organizational structure and process. Our
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM 8th Grade Promotion