Here are some sites you can visit during ISAT testing.
The 5th and 6th grade band students from Muir are going to be having their final concert tonight at 7:30 in the Eisenhower Junior High School gymnasium. If you are available and willing, please join them for the short program.
The deadline for the Six Flags Read to Succeed reading program is Friday, February 28. All students that read for 6 hours and turn the signed reading log in on time will receive a FREE ticket to Six Flags with their final report card. They can read books, magazines, newspapers, or comic books to reach their goal. A link to the reading log is included, but don’t delay. ReadToSucceed
All District 54 schools and offices are closed on Monday, February 17 in observance of Presidents Day. School will resume on Tuesday, February 18.
Rocketry Club – Rocketry club meets on Tuesdays in Mr. Natrop’s room. Rocketry Club will meet on the following dates: February 18, March 6, March 11, March 18, April 1, April 8, April 15, April 22, April 29 and May 6. The District Rocket Launch will be held at Olympic Park in May – date to be announced later.
3rd/4th Grade Battle of the Books meets on Thursdays from 7:50am – 8:30am.
5th/6th Grade Battle of the Books meets on Mondays from 3:00 – 4:00 pm.
5th/6th Mathletes - begins Friday, December 6th from 3:00-4:00pm in room 204. The club will meet every Friday and allow students opportunities to work collaboratively with peers to solve real world problems. Club members will compete in the District 54 Math Olympiad in the spring.
RAK Club! (Random Acts of Kindness Club)
Meets: Tuesdays from 7:45am-8:30am
Description: RAK Club is an enrichment club for students who want to work together to promote kindness at Muir and in their community. RAK Club will organize and implement small, random acts of kindness throughout the day as well as larger, service projects throughout the year. Getting involved with the growing kindness movement is not only a way for students to spread a positive message, but it is also a proactive stance against negative interactions.
1st/2nd Grade Math Olympiad participants have already been chosen but our meetings start December 5th from 3:00-4:00 in Room 113
Yearbook/Tech Club is an after school club for students to help out in creating the school’s yearbook. Students will gain a deeper understanding of technology and how to use it in creative ways! This club meets after school on Tuesdays.
Please check the school calendar for more specific dates and times.
Pre-orders for any of the special lunches in February will be taken until January 31, 2014. Please turn in payment with your order form. Check are to be made payable to John Muir School.
Please click on the attached link for a copy of the order form. February special lunch
The Muir food drive is ending tomorrow. Please look in your pantry for food to donate.
Classrooms at Muir are competing to see which class can bring in the most food items to help restock our District Food Pantry. We would like to be able to help re-stock that pantry so it will continue to provide assistance for families in need.
Students with conferences today should be attending with their parents/guardians. It is a non-attendance day for the remainder of our students. School will resume on Tuesday, January 21st.
We will continue our book fair during student-led conferences this morning. Proceeds benefit the children at John Muir.
We hope to see all of you soon.
Please dress with enough layers to stay warm and plan to arrive between 8:20 and 8:35.