Seniors: fill out your 2017 Class Survey today!
On Monday, December 5th, you should have received access to PSAT scores through the College Board’s K-12 score reporting portal. Students will have digital access to their scores on December 12th, allowing you time to go through the data prior to discussing the scores with your students. Schools will also receive two copies of each student report in hard copy in January. On Sunday, December 18th at 5PM ET, Kaplan will host a free, interactive, live online PSAT score interpretation workshop for parents, presented by Terry McMullen, Director of Kaplan Pre-College Programs. Terry will also discuss next steps in the testing and college admissions process. Parents can register for this free event by visiting www.kaptest.com/parents <http://kaptest.us14.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=8af3c11864a63efd0d54da65a&id=e2c8230f8a&e=d5887e135e> .
In addition, Kaplan is offering significant savings on SAT and ACT classroom courses and private tutoring through December 19th. Families can visit www.kaptest.com/college <http://kaptest.us14.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8af3c11864a63efd0d54da65a&id=a1295d1478&e=d5887e135e> or call 1-800-KAP-TEST(527-8378) to enroll or for more information.
The St. Johns County School District will hold a parent review of the final social studies resource/textbook selections currently up for adoption on Monday, January 30, 2017, in the auditorium of the Fullerwood Center (10 Hildreth Drive, St. Augustine, 32084) from 4-6pm. Student materials will be available for examination including access to computer hardware and software as required. Cards may be filled out with questions and feedback on the materials. St. Johns County School District staff will be available for support.
Register today for the 2017 Character Counts! 6K/3K on February 4th at Palencia Elementary. Click here for more information.
The St. Johns Education Association, in conjunction with the St. Johns County Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee, is pleased to present our annual essay and poster contest. Please see the attached document for details. All St. Johns County students are encouraged to participate. This year’s theme is a quote from Dr. King: “ I have decided to stick with love, hate is too great a burden to bear.”
Look how creative and talented our students are! Students were allowed to paint their parking spaces as a fundraiser for Best Buddies. Your parking spots look amazing! Go Falcons!
All students must complete this survey about Digital Citizenship within the first 10 days of school before they are allowed on a computer on campus as well as turn in a signed Acceptable Use Procedures (AUP) form.
No outside drinks will be allowed on campus except plastic, clear water bottles this year. Band students are allowed to leave their clear water bottles in their 6th period class.
We will not be allowing any phone check outs – please send in a note from home prior to having your student check out.
Please do not deliver outside food (Subway, McDonald’s, Chick-fil-a) etc. during lunch. We will not be calling students out of class or lunch to come and get these items.
2017 Graduation Information
Graduation Day: Monday, May 22nd at 7pm at the St. Augustine Amphitheater
Required items (CAP, GOWN, TASSEL) for graduation- ORDER ONLINE, www.RhodesGraduation.com , click ORDER ONLINE and follow prompts. Order additional graduation items ( ANNOUNCEMENTS, NAME CARDS) at www.jostens.com. (Payments for orders placed during the order days at school may be made online, www.RhodesGraduation.com using their invoice number. We have emailed invoices using the email address provided when they placed their order and have also mailed copies to their home addresses. If for some reason, they have not received an invoice via email or USPS, please have them let us know, office@RhodesGraduation.com, and we will get one right out to them).
Seniors: fill out your 2017 Class Survey today!
The Gifted Parent Advisory Council meets four times per year to inform the school district about ways in which we can improve our efforts in serving our gifted students. Parents of K-12 gifted students from throughout the district are encouraged to come to all of the meetings. The Gifted Parent Advisory Council meetings have been scheduled for the 2016-17 school year. We communicate this information for inclusion in school newsletters. We hope to make St. Johns County Schools a parent friendly environment!
Tuesday, September 27: Hickory Creek Elementary Media Center 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 17: Palencia Elementary Media Center 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 23: Hartley Elementary Media Center 5:30-6:30 p.m
Tuesday, April 25: Landrum Middle School Multi-Purpose Room 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Parents and graduates: go to Cady & Cady to download and order 2016 Graduation pictures.
Students can now order their transcripts through Parchment from 2014 to present. Watch this video for instructions on how to order them. If you need transcripts from 2013 or earlier, please email Rebecca Cosgrove at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 904-547-7137.
We’re now on Twitter! Follow us @PedroMenendezHS for general school news and @Menendez_Sports for athletic news.