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Staff Update - Friday, April 21, 2017

Dates (please check the website for a more complete list)

School Board Meeting Monday April 24 at 6:00/7:00 pm
Prom Saturday April 29

FFA Banquet Sunday May 7 at 1:00 pm
TCHS Spring Concert Sunday May 7 at 3:00 pm
HS Honors Day Friday May 12 at 10:00 am
EP Promotion Wednesday May 17 at 7:00 pm
Last Day for Students Thursday May 18
Teacher Institute Friday May 19
HS Graduation Saturday May 20 at 7:00 pm

Online Registration June 1 – July 31, 2017
In Person Registration Monday, August 7, 2017
Institute Days Thurs. – Fri., August 17 – 18
First Day for Students Monday, August 21 with 2:00 pm dismissal
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Open Positions for 2017-2018 (all open until filled)

HS History (anticipated) Posted until Friday, May 12
HS Head Boys' Basketball Posted until Friday, May 12
EP English/Literature Interviews being held
HS Cheerleading Coach Interviews being held
HS Dance Coach Interviews being held
Speech Pathologist Open until filled
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American Fidelity

In response to employee concerns about having to "sign off" once a year that you are not interested in their products, you can now do this online at your convenience.

From now until May 5, this will be an option. Mrs. Quinn has sent you the information and can answer your questions.  If you prefer to talk to a representative in person, Mrs. Mary Hatfield will be in district on

May 3-5.
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Technology Workshops

Thursday, April 27th at EP - Google Drawing

Come find out about this Google tool that will help you and your students when using a Doc or Slide is just not enough. Think graphic organizers, infographics, custom graphics, annotating screenshots and more!

As always, please let Mrs. Smith know if you plan to attend so she can have materials ready.
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Key Cards

Reminder: Under no circumstances should anyone but the district employee use their key card. Not our children, spouses, other parents, etc. They are assigned to one person for a reason.
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Egyptian Trust Reminder: $200

Don't forget your Wellness check by October 1. We have had great participation so far... may-be the best of any school in the Trust.
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"Some people just have a way with words, and other people... oh... not have way." - Steve Martin

 

Staff Update - Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dates (please check the website for a more complete list)

Spring Break Fri. – Tues. April 14 – 18 (this is in bold for no apparent reason)

Special Education Mtg Thursday April 20
School Board Meeting Monday April 24 at 6:00/7:00 pm
HS Honors Day Friday May 12 at 10:00 am
EP Promotion Wednesday May 17 at 7:00 pm
Last Day for Students Thursday May 18
Teacher Institute Friday May 19
HS Graduation Saturday May 20 at 7:00 pm

Online Registration June 1 – July 31, 2017
In Person Registration Monday, August 7, 2017
Institute Days Thurs. – Fri., August 17 – 18
First Day for Students Monday, August 21 with 2:00 pm dismissal
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Open Positions for 2017-2018 (all open until filled)

EP English/Literature Applications due Friday, April 14
HS Cheerleading Coach Applications due Friday, April 14
HS Dance Coach Applications due Friday, April 14
Speech Pathologist Open until filled
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Technology Workshops

Thursday, April 27th at EP - Google Drawing
Come find out about this Google tool that will help you and your students when using a Doc or Slide is just not enough. Think graphic organizers, infographics, custom graphics, annotating screenshots and more!

As always, please let Mrs. Smith know if you plan to attend so she can have materials ready.
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A Great Idea to Make the Best Out of Testing

I've gotten a lot of great comments/questions about this. Miss Maday or Mrs. Morgan would be happy to share their idea if you contact them.
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Key Cards

Reminder: Under no circumstances should anyone but the district employee use these. Not our children, spouses, other parents, etc.
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"Easter is the only time it's okay to put all your eggs in one basketb." - Internet

 

Staff Update - Friday, April 7, 2017

Dates (please check the website for a more complete list)

4Q Mid-term Wednesday April 12
SIP Day Thursday April 13
Spring Break Fri. – Tues. April 14 – 18
Special Education Mtg Thursday April 20
School Board Meeting Monday April 24 at 6:00/7:00 pm

HS Honors Day Friday May 12 at 10:00 am
EP Promotion Wednesday May 17 at 7:00 pm
Last Day for Students Thursday May 18
Teacher Institute Friday May 19
HS Graduation Saturday May 20 at 7:00 pm

Online Registration June 1 – July 31, 2017
In Person Registration Monday, August 7, 2017
Institute Days Thurs. – Fri., August 17 – 18
First Day for Students Monday, August 21 with 2:00 pm dismissal
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Open Positions for 2017-2018 (all open until filled)

EP English/Literature Applications due Friday, April 14
HS Cheerleading Coach Applications due Friday, April 14
HS Dance Coach Applications due Friday, April 14
Speech Pathologist Open until filled
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Technology Workshops

Monday, April 10th at NW at 7:15am and 3:30pm. – Google Keep
If you use Google Docs with your students, this workshop will come in handy for you! Come check out how to integrate Keep with Docs for easier grading and easier essay writing for your students! Don't worry, I will also show other subject area uses as well as how to take advantage of Keep for your personal life!

Thursday, April 27th at EP - Google Drawing

Come find out about this Google tool that will help you and your students when using a Doc or Slide is just not enough. Think graphic organizers, infographics, custom graphics, annotating screenshots and more! 

As always, please let Mrs. Smith know if you plan to attend so she can have materials ready.
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Safety Numbers (North Ward)

The vinyl #'s on your outside windows match your classroom number. This will help police and fire identify rooms from the outside of the buildings in case we have an issue.

You will not see them installed on the front of the high school until new windows are installed later this summer.
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Like to Plan WAAAAY Ahead?

Promotion 2018 (next school year)
Wednesday, May 16 or 23, 2018

Graduation 2018 (next school year)
Saturday, May 19 or 26
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Attached (attachments only available on email version)

Alumni Newsletter for Spring 2017

SIP Day Agenda – Thursday, April 13, 2017
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Agenda Out Next Week

Quarterly Special Education Agenda – Thursday, April 20. 2017 at North Ward
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"A day without sunshines is like, you know, night." - Steve Martin

 

Staff Update - Friday, March 31, 2017

Dates (please check the website for a more complete list)

4Q Mid-term Wednesday April 12
SIP Day Thursday April 13
Spring Break Fri. – Tues. April 14 - 18
School Board Meeting Monday April 24 at 6:00/7:00 pm

HS Honors Day Friday May 12 at 10:00 am
EP Promotion Wednesday May 17 at 7:00 pm
Last Day for Students Thursday May 18
Teacher Institute Friday May 19
HS Graduation Saturday May 20 at 7:00 pm

Online Registration June 1 – July 31, 2017
In Person Registration Monday, August 7, 2017
Institute Days Thurs. – Fri., August 17 - 18
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Open Positions for 2017-2018 

EP English/Literature
HS Cheerleading Coach
HS Dance Coach
Speech Pathologist
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Technology Workshops

Wednesday, April 12th at NW - Google Keep (Thanks to those who attended)

Google Keep is another ingenious application from Google to help us stay organized. Learn how to use it in your day-to-day personal lives as well as the classroom!

Thursday, April 27th at EP - Google Drawing

Come find out about this Google tool that will help you and your students when using a Doc or Slide is just not enough. Think graphic organizers, infographics, custom graphics, annotating screenshots and more!  As always, please let Mrs. Smith know if you plan to attend so she can have materials ready.
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Congratulations

Boys' Track won a ton of medals at the State Indoor Meet and Josiah Lemay tied the school record in the pole vault.
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Egyptian Trust Spring Newsletter Reminder

See attached. Maybe a little boring, but important reading.
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Safety Numbers

These vinyl #'s on your outside windows match your classroom number. They will help police and fire identify rooms from the outside of the buildings in case we have an issue.

You will not see them installed on the front of the high school until new windows are installed later this summer.
___________

Like to Plan WAAAAY Ahead?

Promotion 2018 (next school year)
Wednesday, May 16 or 23, 2018

Graduation 2018 (next school year)
Saturday, May 19 or 26
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"The closest a person ever comes to perfection is when he fills out a job application form." - Stanley Randall

Staff Update - Friday, March 24, 2017

Dates (please check the website for a more complete list)

School Board Meeting Monday March 27
4Q Mid-term Wednesday April 12
SIP Day Thursday April 13
Spring Break Fri. – Tues. April 14 - 18
School Board Meeting Monday April 24 at 6:00/7:00 pm

HS Honors Day Friday May 12 at 9:00 am
EP Promotion Wednesday May 17 at 7:00 pm
Last Day for Students Thursday May 18
Teacher Institute Friday May 19
HS Graduation Saturday May 20 at 7:00 pm

Online Registration June 1 – July 31, 2017
In Person Registration Monday, August 7, 2017
Institute Days Thurs. – Fri., August 17 - 18
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Open Positions for 2017-2018 (all open until filled)

HS Cheerleading Coach
HS Dance Coach
Speech Pathologist
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Technology Workshops

Monday, March 27th at EP - Google Docs Trips and Tricks
The title says it all. Attend this session to learn some new tips and tricks for using Google Docs.

Wednesday, April 12th at NW - Google Keep (Thanks to those who attended)
Google Keep is another ingenious application from Google to help us stay organized. Learn how to use it in your day-to-day personal lives as well as the classroom!

Thursday, April 27th at EP - Google Drawing
Come find out about this Google tool that will help you and your students when using a Doc or Slide is just not enough. Think graphic organizers, infographics, custom graphics, annotating screenshots and more!

As always, please let Mrs. Smith know if you plan to attend so she can have materials ready.
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Good Luck and Well Done

Best of luck to our high school boys who are competing at Indoor State for Track & Field.

Also, thank you to Mrs. Hornaday for being the brains behind the various graphics you see highlighting our students and programs. It's a small part of her job, but it means a lot to the kids and their parents.
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Egyptian Trust Reminder

Don't forget your Wellness Check before October 1st. It will be the easiest $200 you'll ever make.
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"Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!" - Robin Williams

 

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