End of the year assessments will be taken the week of June 1st.
Tuesday – Spelling
Wednesday – Math and Religion
Thursday – Social Studies and ELA
Friday – Science and Reading
June 8th is Spirit Day and Family Picnic Lunch. We will be hosting the Spaghetti Dinner, also.
No school on June 9th.
Last day of school is June 12th. Dismissal from school after the 9am liturgy.
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Summer reading for 6th graders entering 7th grade
Check out what’s been going on in Science class…
The 6th grade has been “body building”. They began by building a skeleton and continue to add each human body system as they learn.
The 7th created plant exhibits. They researched how their plant is grown and what products are made from it. They presented their exhibits to some of the primary grade students.
The 8th grade has been learning about Energy Resources. They are modeling controlled and uncontrolled nuclear chain reactions in this lab activity.
In 6th Grade, you do have to be a Rocket Scientist.
7th Grade Cell Projects
Pillows for Pets
The 7th grade enjoyed working with Kindergarten to make pillows for pets at the SPCA.
Meet Myrtle, our turtle…
What’s Happening in Science?
7th graders have learned how to use a microscope and create their own microscope slides.
8th graders modeled state changes in matter when they made their own ice cream.
The 6th grade learned about the forces that reshape Earth’s surface by modeling beach erosion.
Here’s a look at our first days of school.
Science is FUN!
7th grade science made lava lamps.
6th grade science used the scientific method. They performed an experiment to find out how many drops of water could fit on a penny.
8th grade science made “Elephant’s Toothpaste”.