Science Test Alert

Dear Students and Families,

On Thursday, January 25, 2018, you will be taking a test about the following topics:

  • classify what is living, nonliving, and dead
  • the definition of a cell

A test alert with a study guide was sent home today with students.  To review, watching the Science Court video may help you remember the material.  Please contact me if you have any questions.  Thank you!

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Science Court Video 

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Social Studies Test Alert

On Thursday, October 12, students will be taking a social studies test on map skills.  Students have been completing study guides that they can take home to help them study.  Please contact Ms. Sargent or Mrs. Rubera if you have any questions.  Thank you!

6th Grade Ferry Beach Ecology School

Dear Parents/Guardians,
There are still some openings available for students to go on the 6th grade Ferry Beach Ecology School trip that is taking place May 2-6, 2016.
In order to register your child for the trip, we are asking that you send in your $50.00 initial deposit as soon as possible.  The second payment of $150.00 was due on Wednesday, January 20th.  Please make checks or money order payable to J. G. Whittier Middle School.
Informational packets that include a registration form, health form, packing list, parent-information letter, and a souvenir request order form will be sent home soon.
Thanks to those who have already registered your child for this exciting trip by sending in the initial payment.  We don’t want anyone to miss out, so please send in a $50.00 deposit as soon as possible.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.  Thank you!