7th grade Newsletter: Summer 2018

2018-2019 7th graders

    Summer precept:  

“Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness.” 

- RJ Palacio, Wonder


NEW IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS:

There are TWO shots required to enter 7th grade. In addition to the required Tdap, the state has mandated the vaccine also known as MCV4, meningitis shot, Menactra, Menomune, or Menveo.


EMERGENCY MEDICAL AUTHORIZATION:

  • On August 6, Dublin City Schools will open its online back to school platforms for the 2018-19 school year at www.dublinschools.net.  At that time, simply click on the button titled, “2018-2019 Back to School.”  You will be directed to a webpage with specific directions and links to the sites you will need to access prior to the start of school (August 15) and throughout the 2018-19 school year.

  • In the event of an illness or emergency, we will release your child ONLY to those people listed on the current EMA.  This form MUST be completed each year.

  • Your child will not be able to attend field trips or participate in sports without a completed EMA.


7TH GRADE SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST LINK: https://www.dublinschools.net/7thgradesupplylist4916.aspx


SUMMER READING PROGRAM:  https://www.dublinschools.net/summerreading1.aspx

  • This is the link for all grade levels.


LANGUAGE ARTS GRADE 7:

7th grade Language Arts teachers are excited to share an optional online opportunity to enhance their summer reading. Please ask your child if he or she has signed up yet. If not, they need to go to Schoology. Then go to Courses, then drop down menu to join. The access code is 4S3BP-N6TWW.


Please encourage your child to check this course weekly throughout the summer to interact with their peers and upcoming 7th-grade teachers about their required summer reading books.  Summer Reading requirements can be found at https://www.dublinschools.net/summerreading1.aspx


If you have any questions, please email keefer_tony@dublinschools.net

Mrs. Ames, Mr. Keefer, Mrs. Kinney and Ms. Rothermund are looking forward to working with your children in the 7th grade.



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