10.29.18

Week 12 October 29-November 2nd Red Ribbon Week – Just say No to drugs!

WORD OF THE MONTH FOR NOVEMBER: GRATEFUL

DEFINITION

Thankful: warmly or deeply appreciative of kindness or benefits received; thankful (Dictionary.com)

Sample sentence: Monica is grateful for all the help she received during the first quarter. Her teachers really helped her succeed in her academics.

REMINDER THAT THIS WEEK IS RED RIBBON WEEK. BE SURE TO SEE OUR SCHOOL DRESS-UP DAYS BELOW.

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WEEK AT A GLANCE

OCTOBER 29TH

  • Red Ribbon Week: Proud to be Drug Free: Red Day
  • Periods 5-1-3
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Math Cafe during lunch
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Knowledge Bowl and Tutoring: Science @ 3:10 pm (Room 803)
  • Math Credit Recovery Begins @ 3:05 pm (Room 601)

OCTOBER 30TH

  • Red Ribbon Week: Your Future is a Journey (Wear your college gear)
  • Periods 6-2-4
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Math Cafe during lunch
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Tutoring: Math @ 3:10 pm (Room 602)
  • Math Credit Recovery @ 3:05 pm (Room 601)

October 31st

OCTOBER 31ST

  • Red Ribbon Week: Scare Away Drugs: Halloween Costume
  • Word of the month: Acceptance
  • Periods 1-3-5
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Math Cafe during lunch
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Tutoring: ELA @ 3:10 pm in room
  • Math Credit Recovery @ 3:05 pm (Room 601)

November 1st

NOVEMBER 1ST

  • Red Ribbon Week: Team up Against Drugs: Wear your Team Shirt
  • Periods 2-4-6
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Math Cafe during lunch
  • Staff vs. Student Basketball Game during lunch
  • Tutoring: Social Science @ 3:10 pm (Room 505)
  • Math Credit Recovery @ 3:05 pm (Room 601)

November 2nd

NOVEMBER 2ND

  • Red Ribbon Week: Celebrate Life, Be Drug Free (Dia de los Muertos)
  • Periods 6-1-2-3-4-5
  • Word of the month: Grateful
  • Parent Meeting: Progress Report Card Distribution (cafeteria) (8:30 am – 10:00 am)
  • Distribution of Progress Report Cards during 5th period
  • Mariachi Performance (Dia de los Muertos Celebration) @ 4:00 pm (Poway Branch Library)

November 3rd

NOVEMBER 3RD

  • Saturday Academies @ SOM (8:00 am to 12:00 pm)
  • Baseball Championship @ Olympian High School

UPCOMING EVENTS

Daylight Savings Time

DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME

  • Daylight Savings Time Ends on Sunday, November 4th (Clocks go back one hour)

Math Parent Night

MATH PARENT NIGHT Coming soon!

veterans day

VETERANS DAY

  • We will be honoring our Veterans on November 12th. We will not have school on this day.

PICTURES FROM LAST WEEK

OUR SPIRIT WEEK

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DUAL LANGUAGE HONORS THE ADMIN TEAM WITH DONUTS

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ROBOTICS AND SAFE ZONE CLUBS FUNDRAISER

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SECOND STEAM CHALLENGE

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LIGHT ON AFTERSCHOOL

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COMPACT FOR SUCCESS 7TH GRADE FIELD TRIP

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10.19.18

Week 11 October 22-26th Celebrate October’s Awareness Days!

WEEK AT A GLANCE

 

Word of the month: Acceptance

OCTOBER 22ND

  • Spirit Week: National Hispanic History Day
  • Periods 1-3-5
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Principal’s Round Table during lunch
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: Science @ 3:10 pm (Room 402)

OCTOBER 23RD

  • Spirit Week: Filipino American History Day
  • Periods 2-4-6
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: Math @ 3:10 pm (Room 601)

OCTOBER 24TH

  • Spirit Week: Unity Day (wear orange to stand up against bullying)
  • Periods 3-5-1
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Tutoring: ELA @ 3:10 pm in room
  • Chipotle Fundraiser from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm (Safe Zone and Robotics Fundraiser)

OCTOBER 25TH

  • Spirit Week: Breast Cancer Awareness Day (wear something pink)
  • Periods 4-6-2
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: Social Science @ 3:10 pm (Room 505)

October 26th

OCTOBER 26TH

  • Spirit Week: National LGBTQ History Day
  • STEAM Challenge # 2 (period 2)
  • Dismissal at 1PM
  • Lights on After School Festival from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

STEAM Challenge #2 Is coming tomorrow! How would you pitch your project idea to a group of investors?

October 27th

OCTOBER 27TH

  • Compact for Success Field Trip @ SUHSD (7:00 am to 2:00 pm)
  • Saturday Academies @ SOM (8:00 am to 12:00 pm)

UPCOMING EVENTS

Red Ribbon Week

RED RIBBON WEEK

  • October 29th – November 2nd

Grades Due

GRADES DUE

  • Grades are due on Wednesday, October 31st at 4:00 pm.

Progress Report Distribution Parent Meeting

PROGRESS REPORT DISTRIBUTION PARENT MEETING

  • November 2nd @ 8:30 am in the cafeteria

Daylight Savings Time

DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME

  • Daylight Savings Time Ends on Sunday, November 4th (Clocks go back one hour)

PICTURES FROM LAST WEEK

ELAC PARENT MEETING

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MANY STUDENTS SEEK MATH TUTORING AFTER SCHOOL

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UCSD STUDENTS COME AND PRESENT IN COMPUTER SCIENCE CLASSES

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OUR FIRST STEAM FRIDAY

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10.15.18

Week 11: October 15-19th

WORD OF THE MONTH: ACCEPTANCE

DEFINITION

Acceptance: the action or process of being received as adequate or suitable.

Sample sentence: The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance. (Sentence.dict.com)

OCTOBER CELEBRATIONS: FILIPINO-AMERICAN, HISPANIC, AND LGBT HISTORY MONTH(S)

OCTOBER: BRINGING AWARENESS

WEEK AT A GLANCE

OCTOBER 15TH

  • Periods 3-5-1
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • Principal’s Round Table during lunch
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: Science @ 3:10 pm (Room 402)

OCTOBER 16TH

  • Periods 4-6-2
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • ELAC Meeting @ 8:30 am in cafeteria
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: Math @ 3:10 pm (Room 601)
  • Student Council Meeting @ 3:15 pm in ASB

October 17th

OCTOBER 17TH

  • Periods 5-1-3
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Faculty Meeting @ 3:10 pm (library)

October 18th

OCTOBER 18TH

  • Periods 6-2-4
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: Social Science @ 3:10 pm (Room 505)

October 19th

OCTOBER 19TH

  • Periods 5-6-1-2-3-4
  • Dismissal at 1PM
  • STEAM Friday
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)

October 20th

OCTOBER 20TH

  • MSAL Playoffs @ Olympian High School (8:00 am to 12:00 pm)
  • Saturday Academies @ SOM (8:00 am to 12:00 pm)

UPCOMING EVENTS

STEAM Challenge # 2

STEAM CHALLENGE # 2

  • October 26th

Lights On After School (Fall Festival)

LIGHTS ON AFTER SCHOOL (FALL FESTIVAL)

  • October 26th (1:15 pm – 3:30 pm)

Compact for Success Field Trip

COMPACT FOR SUCCESS FIELD TRIP

  • October 27th
10.11.18

Welcome Back! Week 10: October 8th-12th

October 10th

  • Periods 1-3-5
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: ELA in room 303

October 11th

  • Periods 2-4-6
  • Dismissal at 3PM
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)
  • Math Cafe @ 12:20- pm
  • Tutoring: Social Science @ 3:10 pm (Room 505)

October 12th

  • Periods 4-5-6-1-2-3
  • Dismissal at 1PM
  • STEAM Fair Workshop during lunch (Room 803)

October 13th

  •  Saturday Academy 8-12PM
09.21.18

Fall Break September 22nd-October 9th

 

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Southwest Middle School will be closed from Saturday, September 22nd-Tuesday, October 9th due to our Fall break.

Take this opportunity to make up missing assignments, improve your grades and recharge! Have a wonderful and restful 2.5 weeks!