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Southfield A&T Grand Opening

Southfield Public Schools invites the community to the Grand Opening of Southfield High School for the Arts & Technology.

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The Message 9.23.16

In This Issue:
-Southfield A&T Grand Opening
-SPS Opening Day & Employee Wellness Fair
-Warriors Marching Band Takes Home 3 Trophies at Ohio Competition
-And More!!

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Last Month September 2016 Next Month
S M T W T F S
        1
Sep 1
Teacher Prep Day
University High School Academy
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
4-5 Meet and Greet
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Calling all 4th and 5th grade students and families!!  Come and meet the Thompson 4-5 Team of teachers!!

2
Sep 2
No School Labor Day Observation
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
3
4 5
Sep 5
No School Labor Day Observation
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
6
Sep 6
First Day of School Southfield AT
Southfield High School
School Begins!!
University High School Academy
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

7
Sep 7
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

8
Sep 8
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
UHSA 9th Grade Parent Tech Night
UHSA/PA Commons
University High School Academy

What: 9th Grade Parent Orientation to learn about the Chromebook your son/daughter will be issued for the 2016-2017 school year.
Who: A parent/guardian is REQUIRED to attend one session in order for his/her 9th grader to receive a Chromebook.
When (Select One): September 8, 3:30 - 5:30 pm or 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Make-up Night: September 21, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Where: UHS&PA Commons
*A non-refundable $25.00 Chromebook Insurance deposit is required, which will cover one repair for the 16-17 school year.
Comcast will be available on most nights to discuss low income internet plans!
PDF of this information.  

Register

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
UHSA 9th Grade Parent Tech Night
UHSA/PA Commons
University High School Academy

What: 9th Grade Parent Orientation to learn about the Chromebook your son/daughter will be issued for the 2016-2017 school year.
Who: A parent/guardian is REQUIRED to attend one session in order for his/her 9th grader to receive a Chromebook.
When (Select One): September 8, 3:30 - 5:30 pm or 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Make-up Night: September 21, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Where: UHS&PA Commons
*A non-refundable $25.00 Chromebook Insurance deposit is required, which will cover one repair for the 16-17 school year.
Comcast will be available on most nights to discuss low income internet plans!
PDF of this information.  

Register

9
Sep 9
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Varsity Football @ Groves
Southfield High School
10
Sep 10
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

11
Sep 11
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

12
Sep 12
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

13
Sep 13
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

14
Sep 14
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

15
Sep 15
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

Community Open House--POSTPONED
UHSA/PA New Campus
University High School Academy

We will have this open house for the community later this year. 

16
Sep 16
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

Emergency Cards Due
Birney K-8 School
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Varsity Football @ Troy Athens
Southfield High School
17
Sep 17
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

18
Sep 18
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

19
Sep 19
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

8:00 AM to 11:30 AM
First Day of School Group #1
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday School Registration
Michigan First Credit Union
District

ONE DAY ONLY!

20
Sep 20
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

Full Day of School for Group #1
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
7th- 8th Grade Washington DC Parent Meeting 6pm, Media Center
Media Center
Thompson K-8 International Academy
21
Sep 21
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

8:00 AM to 11:30 AM
First Day of School Group #2
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
5:15 PM to 6:15 PM
IB 8th Grade Community Project Parent Meeting
Thompson K-8 International Academy
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
3rd Grade Open House
Thompson K-8 International Academy

3rd Grade will be hosting their Open House/Curriculum night separate from the rest of PYP due to a scheduling conflict.

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
MYP Curriculum Night
Thompson K-8 International Academy
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
MYP Open House \Curriculum Night
Thompson K-8 International Academy
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
UHSA 9th Grade Parent Tech Night
UHSA/PA Commons
University High School Academy

What: 9th Grade Parent Orientation to learn about the Chromebook your son/daughter will be issued for the 2016-2017 school year.
Who: A parent/guardian is REQUIRED to attend one session in order for his/her 9th grader to receive a Chromebook.
When (Select One): September 8, 3:30 - 5:30 pm or 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Make-up Night: September 21, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Where: UHS&PA Commons
*A non-refundable $25.00 Chromebook Insurance deposit is required, which will cover one repair for the 16-17 school year.
Comcast will be available on most nights to discuss low income internet plans!
PDF of this information.  

Register

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
K-5 Open House
Birney K-8 School
22
Sep 22
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

Full Day of School Group #2
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
UHSA/UPrep Spirit Days
University High School Academy
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
UMSA Parent Open House Meeting
South Cafeteria
Birney K-8 School

BK8 University Middle School
USMA Only Parent Open House

 

  • Meet the teachers

  • Learn about content curriculum

  • Learn about UMSA Team Policies/Information

At 6:30 UMSA parents will proceed to participate in a school wide BK8 Open House.

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PYP Curriculum Night
Thompson K-8 International Academy
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PYP Open House \Curriculum Night
Thompson K-8 International Academy
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
6th-8th Grade Open House
Birney K-8 School
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
UHSA/UPrep Meet the Teacher Night
University High School Academy

Bring a copy of your student's schedule. You will be following the schedule, so please be on time. Time Schedule attached. See you there!

23
Sep 23
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

UHSA/UPrep Spirit Days
University High School Academy
School for Head Start Children
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
K-8 Picture Day
Birney K-8 School
Pep Assembly
University High School Academy
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Curriculum Night and Carnival
Vandenberg World Cultures Academy
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Varsity Football @ Home VS Lake Orion
Southfield High School
24
Sep 24
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
UHSA Icebreaker (HS only)
North Commons
University High School Academy
25
Sep 25
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

26
Sep 26
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

First Full Week of School
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
School Pictures/Senior Cap & Gown Photos
University High School Academy
27
Sep 27
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
HSAC Committee Meeting
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
UHSA/UPrep PTA Meeting
University High School Academy
28
Sep 28
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

Picture Day
Thompson K-8 International Academy
29
Sep 29
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

30
Sep 30
MLPP Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-2

NWEA MAP Assessment Testing Window
Thompson K-8 International Academy

Grades K-1: Reading and Math

Grade 3: Reading, Math, Language Usage

Grades 4-10: Reading, Math, Language Usage, Science

School for Head Start Students
Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Varsity Football @ West Bloomfield
Southfield High School
 

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