Falcon Flyer May 17, 2013
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May 17, 2013

 Falcon Flyer Archive

Upcoming Events at a Glance
May 17 - Practice at GHS, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
May 8 thru May 21
 - MAP Testing
May 20 - Track, Braveland Conference Championship Relays at Grafton High School
May 23 - Track, Away Braveland Conference Championship Invite at Cedarburg High School
May 24 - No School, Professional Learning day for teachers
May 27 - No School, Memorial Day
May 27 - Memorial Day Parade, Band students report at 9:00am


JLMS Calendar Page

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John Long Assembly on Tuesday, May 21st

Donald Driver will participate in an all school assembly for students Tuesday at 9 am.  Parents are welcome to help greet him outside of school 8:40-9:00.

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Diploma Information

A list of all prospective 8th grade graduates has been given to your eighth grader.  Please check your son’s/daughter’s name and see if it is correct as shown.  If the office is not notified of any corrections or changes before May 31st, the name will be printed on the diploma as it appears on the list.  Please use the bottom page to make any necessary changes, sign your name, and return to the school office.

 

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8th Grade Promotion Letter from the Principal

Please review the attached letter from Mr. Kabara.  The Promotion Ceremony will be Thursday, June 13th at 7:00pm in the Large gym.  Students need to report to the band room at 6:15.  A schedule of the day is also in the letter.

8th Grade Promotion Information Letter 2013.pdf
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Parent Group Activity After Promotion Ceremony/Dance
The John Long Parent Group is organizing an activity after the Promotion Dance at Ozaukee Sports Center  from 10:00pm - 1:00am.  The cost is $20.00.  Please see the attached for more information and the permission slip. Permission slips/money may be returned to the school office
8th Grade fun night form_1.pdf
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8th Grade Promotion Reception and Dance Help Needed (6th and 7th Grade Parents)

It is customary to have a reception and a dance following the 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony.

It is also customary to have 6th and 7th grade parents help out with the 8th grade promotion reception and dance.

That way, when your son or daughter is in 8th grade, you as a parent do not have to worry about set up or clean up, etc…. and chaperoning the dance.  Please see the attached for more information.


8th Grade Promotion Helpers_1.pdf

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Sports Physical Information
Please see the attached information on required sports physicals.
Physical Card.pdf

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Marcus Theater Tickets on Sale Until May 30, 2013

Please help support the John Long Parent Group by purchasing Marcus Theater Tickets.  The tickets make excellent gifts!  Please see attached for more information.
Marcus Theater Tickets on sale until May 30.pdf

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May Issue of the Positive Parent Involvement Newsletter
Please see the May edition of the Positive Parent Involvement (PPI) Newsletter.
PPI May Newsletter.pdf
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Introducing the New John Long Middle School Facebook Page
If you are a Facebook user, we'd like to introduce you to our new JLMS Facebook page.  Please check it out to stay informed of the latest news, activities, and accomplishments of our learning community!

https://www.facebook.com/johnlongmiddleschool 

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Message for Incoming 6th Grade Parents for 2013-2014 School Year
Dear Parents/Guardians of incoming 6th graders for 2013-2014 School Year 

Please save this date, May 22, 2013 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.  John Long will be hosting an incoming 6th grader parent orientation meeting.

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Grafton Basketball-Junior Black Hawks Program
We are extremely please and excited to announce the launching of the Grafton Basketball-Junior Black Hawks Program. Both boys and girls in Grafton Schools will be provided the opportunity to participate in a well organized system that is structured so that our youth develop at a pace and level that is appropriate to them.  Please see the attached flyer for more information and directions to get to their website. 

Grafton Basketball Jr Black Hawks.pdf
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Boys and Girls Summer Basketball Opportunities
Grafton Basketball is offering several opportunities for your child to participate in programs that are organized and build strong foundations in skill development.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.

Grades 1-4 & 5-8 Boys' Summer Basketball Camp.pdf

YOUTH-BB-Summer League.pdf

Girls Basketball Program.pdf

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Shared District Folder
District Shared Newsletter Document

 Week of May 13, 2013

SCHOOL DISTRICT INFORMATION

WKCE College and Career Readiness Benchmarks
2013-2014 School District Calendar
Summer Learning Academy Brochure
May Elementary School Lunch Menu
May Middle and High School Lunch Menu
May Fruit of the Month: Strawberries
May Vegetable of the Month: Asparagus
Parents of 5th through 7th Grade Students:  JLMS Parent Group Needs You!
 

COMMUNITY INFORMATION

Ozaukee Lacrosse: Beginner Program for K - 2nd grade students starting June 4th
Cedarburg Cultural Center: 10th Annual Youth Plein Air Art Contest: June 11 - 21
Grafton Gladiators:  still looking for additional players for the fall 2013 season
Grafton Girls Volleyball Camp for girls going into grades 4 through 7
Grafton Girls Volleyball Camp for girls going into grades 8 and 9
Grafton Library: Teen Advisory Board meeting May 21
Concordia University Leadership Summer Camps for Grades 5 - 11
Camp Invention: Area Dates, Locations and Registration Information
Treasures of Oz 2013 tour: June 15
The Gem Shop: Kid's Fossil Hunt - entries due August 31
Jr. Gladiator Flag Football Information Meeting: May 16
Sustainability Fair - showing The Economics of Happiness: May 18
Milwaukee Wave 2013 Summer Soccer Camps in Grafton and Cedarburg
Grafton Parks & Recreation: Boys & Girls Track & Field Club Registration
Grafton Parks & Recreation: Soccer Clinic May 11 and Camp July 15-19
Feith Family Ozaukee YMCA Day Camp Summer 2013
Grafton Girls Basketball Summer Basketball Camp for Grades 3 through 12
Grafton Basketball Junior Black Hawks Program
Grafton Parks & Recreation: Mid Ozaukee Softball League  - registration deadline May 24th
Hershey Track & Field Meet for ages 9 - 14: registration deadline May 14
Grades 1-4 & 5-8 Boys' Summer Basketball Camp
Village of Grafton: Walk About Grafton Saturdays - May 4 - June 1
UPDATED DATES: Grafton Basketball 2013 Junior Blackhawk Summer Youth League
Enroll today for Camp Invention at St. Paul Lutheran in Grafton
Ozaukee County ADHD Parent Support Group: upcoming meeting schedule

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Volunteer Center of Ozaukee County

Opportunities for Week of May 19-25

Gardeners – Help keep our outdoor gardens beautiful – Cedar Springs Health & Rehab
Electricians – Shelter in need of electrical maintenance – Advocates of Ozaukee
Navigator- Guide patients & visitors to different areas of hospital – Aurora
Hotline Listener – Provide emotional support to callers of crisis line – COPE Services
Senior Companion – Visit, play games, chat w/ our residents – Harbor Campus

For these volunteer opportunities and more go to volunteerozaukee.com 


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