March 22, 2021

Welcome to the 124th day of Distance Learning/Hybrid Learning

Student of the Month Characteristic is Creative

Continue to Practice the 3 W’s!  Wear a mask.  Wash your hands.  Watch your distance.

For in person learning students, you MUST have an attestation form signed by a parent/guardian EVERY DAY to enter school

 

Monday Schedule

Advisory 8:00-8:30

Class One/Period One 8:30-10:23

Class Two /Period Two 10:23-12:15

Independent Learning Time 1- 2:15

 

Grade Level Support Zooms 1-2

 

6th Grade Band (Brass and Percussion) 1:00-1:35

6th Grade Orchestra 1-2

7th Grade Band 1:40-2:15

 Babe Ruth Baseball Sign-Ups

Today, Monday the 22nd from 4-6 at the Pioneer Park Babe Ruth Field. If you can't make it, call 581-1813. 

Distance Learning Students

Your final curriculum and supply handout for the year is ready for pick up.  Our office hours are 7:30am to 3:30pm.  Please wear a mask and make sure you are social distancing!  We will be handing them out at the front office window.

7th grade Distance Learners- if you would like to check out"Walk Two Moons" instead of having the PDF version, please let us know when you pick up your supply bag.

UPCOMING EVENTS

March 22 Next sports season starts - Girls Soccer and Boys/Girls Football

April 5-9 SPRING BREAK

April 14  Early Release/Collaboration

 

At the end of the day on April 2nd, students will be given 10 meals for Spring Break.  Please make a plan to be able to get the meals home. (There will be 3-4 bags of food)   

 

Extended Learning Program Opportunity for 6th and 7th graders July 6th-August 13th

It’s a 5-week summer session to prepare students for the upcoming school year.  The program will offer arts, STEM, English, Math, and PNW classes.  Students will be able to take two classes per day.  Please go to our MJH website under Great Things @ Miller for more information.

 

8th grade students

Aberdeen High School is offering Two summer sessions for credit retrieval for the upcoming school year, and an extended learning experience to support academic learning and growth.  If you are interested, please contact Mr. Roiko at 360-538-2051 or email at aroiko@asd5.org.

 

SCHOOL PHOTOS - There are NO picture retakes this year.

April 1-2

Lifetouch Cohort Group B Photos before noon;

For in person learning, you will be called out of your History/Social Studies Class so whichever day you have History/Social Studies, that will be the day you have pictures

Distance Learners afternoon at MJH

 

April 26-27     

Lifetouch Cohort Group A Photos before noon,

Distance Learners afternoon at MJH

Attention 7th and 8th Graders!! 

Would you like to have most of your college paid for?  If so, you may qualify for the College Bound Scholarship.  It is an easy process to find out if you qualify and/or sign up.  You can go to this link here to get more information/sign up or contact Mr. Williams (6th/8th Grade Counselor) about it:   thwilliams@asd5.org

 

Attention 8th Grade Parents!  Please be on the lookout for a letter from the College Bound Scholarship.  If you receive this letter, it means your daughter/son qualifies for the College Bound Scholarship which will pay for most, if not all, of their tuition at any Washington state college, university, community college or post secondary school.  Students need to graduate with a C (2.0 GPA) and have no felony arrests to receive the scholarship.  Any questions, contact Mr. Williams: 538-2100 ext 5008/thwilliams@asd5.org.

Attention World Class Scholar Scholarship Students:

The 2021 End of the Year Paperwork for 7th-11th grades is now available on the Aberdeen School District website and hard copies can be found in the Miller Junior High office. Your 5 hours of community service and the End of the Year Paperwork are to be turned in by the end of May. You can turn the paperwork into the MJH office or contact your WCS parent tracker to find out how to get it to them directly. If you have questions or need to find out how to make up previous missed years, please contact:

Joy McGregor (Parent Tracker Coordinator & AHS/MJH Gen. Info.) - brianandjoy@comcast.net - 360-591-6584

Rachel Rose (Class of 2025, 8th Grade) - rrose@asd5.org - 360-589-0563

Jolene Powell (Class of 2026, 7th Grade) - djkpowell@msn.com - 360-580-0492

SPORTS UPDATE- next season

The recording of the Soccer/Football meeting is now in the video portion of the BobKitten Class if you need to watch it!

Football Information:

Grade 7/8 students playing football!  Practice starts on Monday, March 22nd, at MJH.  Tentative Practice times: 4:30-6:30 PM

 

Tentative Girls Soccer Information:

Varsity Coach Alex Barene

JV Coach Breana Gentry

Practice Site- Stewart Field @5:00-6:30

 GIFT CARDS

Wednesday, Feb 24 was the FIRST day a student could have completed 20 days of attendance and doing their work!

Have you gotten your first $25 gift card yet?  If you are a student coming to in person learning, please email the principal, lgriebel@asd5.org, if you have not gotten your first gift card.  Please include your advisory teacher so we can come find you!

Distance Learning?  You can come to the office window during office hours starting on Monday, March 1st to sign for your gift card!  (Arrival and Dismissal times are busy here so please try to avoid those times.)

LIBRARY BOOKS

Need a screen break?  Miss holding a book in your hand?Students can now check out library books at some of the  elementary school meal sites during the 11-1.

Robert Gray- Tuesdays and Thursdays

Central Park and Stevens on Wednesdays

If you are coming back to in person learning, we will have a plan for you to check out books here at MJH!

NEED HELP WITH YOUR SCHOOL WORK?  ARE YOU ONE OF THOSE STUDENTS GETTING AN LE (LACKS EVIDENCE)? 

Join the Miller Afterschool Program!

The after school program at Miller is still open! We still have room to welcome students. You will have access to expert teacher help for academic hour from 2:30 to 3:30 every day. Then, you will be able to join us for the enrichment hour, where we do fun stuff. We draw, play with technology, learn sign language, do STEM projects, and even COOK Yummy food! application for After School Miller

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Espanol After school Miller

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 GSA

Gay Straight Alliance is open to any student at Miller. We work to promote a safe school experience here at Miller. We support each other with friendship. We also just hang. If you are interested, email Mrs. Barlow more more information. mbarlow@asd5.org

Hope to see you there!

Click here to get some information from our school counselors!

MJH School Counseling Newsletter (Links to an external site.) (Links to an external site.)

School Lunch

Remember you will be walking onto a school campus, so have a mask and stay 6 feet apart.

All school rules apply at the food sites, so be the best BobKittens you can be!

School Office Hours

Please wear a mask when coming to our school.  Our office is “open” from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM.  Practice social distancing.  Ring the buzzer.  Wait outside.  You will not be allowed in the building.  The school office number is 360-538-2100.

Go, BobKittens!  Dream, Believe, Achieve!