Make-Up Benchmark

If you have been absent due to illness and come to school this Wed, Thr, or Fri plan on taking the Benchmark the day you return.  If you miss the entire week (12/15 – 12/19) plan on taking your Benchmark and Bell Ringer Check in class when you return to school on January 5th.

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Toys For Tots

The National Junior Honor Society collects money each year that will be used to buy toys for children who will not otherwise have them Christmas morning. Toys for Tots begins Monday, Nov. 10th and will run through Friday, November 21st.   Our goal this year is    $20, 000.   Below is a letter that you may print to take out in the community while collecting money, if you choose to do so.

TFT–Community Letter 2014

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On Wednesday, October 29th Blue Team will go to the 4-H Center and participate in our thirteenth annual “High Flight” motivational program.  Please click on the link below for more information.  The contribution amount for this trip will be $40.00.  It is due to Mr. McGaughy by Thursday, October 23rd.  Please let Ms. Turpen or Mr. McGaughy know if you have any monetary needs.

High Flight Letter2014

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Materials for the project will be due Monday the 29th.  Label all items and keep them in a bag that zips and possibly even locks.  We will begin making the models on Tuesday.  You MUST have your materials.

Project due OCTOBER 2nd!  Every day your project is late, there will be 10 points deducted.


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Welcome to Ms. Turpen’s 8th Grade Physical Science Class!

Make sure that you and your parent(s) have read over my procedures and policies.  Once completed, you and your parent(s) should sign the form given to you by Mr. McGaughy and return it to him.

Click on the words Physical Science to find information on procedures, policies, and EAET’s.

Click on the words Course of Study to view the Physical Science Middle School Curriculum.

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