2019-2020 8th graders
Welcome to the 8th grade class of 2024!
We are excited about the upcoming school year! Here are some important information that you may need as you get ready for the 2019-20 year:
2019-20 8th Grade Washington DC Trip:
We are happy to again announce that our eighth graders will be going to Washington DC next school year continuing the long Dublin Middle Schools’ tradition of a class trip as an educational highlight of students’ middle school experience. During the 2019-20 school year, all Dublin Middle Schools will be participating in a four-day trip with the Karrer trip being scheduled from October 22 through October 25, 2019. Additional information regarding the trip can be found on the KMS website at: 8th grade Washington DC Trip Information
8th grade supply list 2019-20 - A note about related arts courses: Please bring to school only the materials needed for the 1st trimester rotation as noted on your schedule.
Middle school Language Arts teachers are excited to share an optional online opportunity for students to enhance their summer reading. Some students have already signed up through their LA classes. Please ask your child if they have signed up yet. If not, they can to go to Schoology, then go to Courses, then drop down menu to join. Here are the codes for the students:
Students going into 7th grade: VRKHV-W6KH7
Students going into 8th grade: GC2PV-6HSJV
Students going into 9th grade: 68DW5-C5S8J
Please encourage your child to check this course weekly throughout the summer to interact with their peers. Summer reading requirements can be found here: DCS 2019 Summer Reading Mrs. Jerger, Mrs. Kurtz, and Mrs. Taylor are looking forward to working with your children in the 8th grade.
2019-20 Athletic Physical Form
Karrer Athletics Information
Link to Final Forms for Athletics
IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE BEGINNING OF THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
PTO & Principals’ Welcome Back Food Truck Picnic - August 7th - 5-8PM
Walkthroughs - August 8th, 1-5PM & August 9th, 9AM-1PM
Open House - August 22nd - 6:30PM
First Day of 2019-2020 School Year - Wednesday August 14
DC Trip - October 22-25
2018-2019 8th grade teachers
Math - Mrs. Keating, Mr. Pulsinelli, & Mr. Young
Science - Mrs. Chandler, Mrs. Heath, Mr. Levine
Social Studies - Mrs. Albert, Mr. O’Neal, Mrs. Heath, & Mrs. Wilch
Language Arts - Mrs. Jerger, Mrs. Kurtz, & Mrs. Taylor
STEM & Tech Solutions - Mrs. Williams
Art - Mrs. Brown & Mr. Schafer
Spanish - Mrs. Buss
Band - Mr. Zuehlke
Choir - Mrs. Campbell
Orchestra - Mr. Hawley
Physical Education - Mr. Hillery & Ms. Nighbert
Health - Mrs. Cockrell & Mr. Huesman
Gifted/Cog Ed - Mrs. Jones
Reading - Mrs. Wolf & Mrs. Baltzer
Intervention Specialist - Mrs. Crowley & Mrs. Fogg
THINGS TO DO BEFORE THE FIRST DAY DURING WALK-THROUGH DAYS
Bring your supplies to school and organize them in your locker.
Practice your lock several times.
Walk through your schedule at least twice.
Find all the appropriate classrooms.
ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
If you have your music instrument - Leave it at home
Don’t forget to bring your lunch or lunch money
Report to 1st period after the first bell with your