Vice Principal's Call - 6/5/22

Vice Principal's Call from Sunday, June 5, 2022
Posted on 06/05/2022
Taft Eagle News

Dear Taft Families,

 

This is Vice Principal Dr. John Iverson calling with our weekly announcements. We are just seven (7) days away from the Last Day of School!!  How exciting!!!  This Wednesday, Jun 8, 2022 is a Regular School Day.  School will dismiss at 3:49 p.m.

Click here for 2021-2022 Minimum Day Calendar

2021-2022 SSC/SGT,Jun 9, 2022

Our next School Site Council meeting will be on Thursday, Jun 9, 2022, at 4:15 p.m.  We will be able to meet in person or on Zoom (8589352650) and all are welcome to attend.  Immediately after the SSC Meeting, our School Governance Team will meet.

SDUSD MIDDLE SCHOOL SPORTS LEAGUES - SOCCER 

Great Inaugural Season for our Taft Soccer Team.  The team had an overall record of 5-4 and was 1-1 in the Playoffs.  

Thank you to Coach Feldman for his leadership and to the team for representing Taft Middle School with Integrity and Pride!!

GO EAGLES!!!

 

FIELD DAY WILL BE FRIDAY JUNE 10TH…LET THE GAMES BEGIN!!

Thursday Jun 9, 2022

$30 for 2021-2022 &$25 for 2019-2020

CASH ONLY!!

 

DEMO DAY!Jun 11, 2022

On June 11th, the Greater Than Tech organization will be sponsoring an innovative STEM program.  Spots are limited!  See Flier for details:

Demo Day.pdf

DESIGN THINKING ACADEMY Jul 11, 2022 - Jul 21, 2022

The San Diego County Education Office and the Design Thinking Academy will be offering an opportunity for students to design a solution to a problem either by yourself or with a team that will make your own school or community better. You will be led through the design thinking cycle of ideation, defining, designing and developing your own community project. You will have access to various equipment and support to personalize the experience.

Design Thinking Academy Flyer-Draft-v3 (1).pdf

 

8TH GRADE PROMOTION CEREMONY June 14th @ 9:00 am 

Students who do NOT meet Eligibility Requirements have been offered an Appeals Opportunity (See Link Below).

Appeal Letter--Parent

NOTE:  APPEALS LETTERS ARE DUE WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8TH!!

Eligibility criteria for the promotion ceremony, as well as all other 8th grade activities, are as follows but NOT limited to:

  • A minimum G.P.A. of 2.0 on the P4 progress report
  • No more than one F on the the P4 progress report
  • No more than one U on the P4 progress report 
  • No suspensions after the P3 progress report 

This week we will be contacting students and families for eligibility.

For more information, please contact our Head Counselor, Mrs. Jessica Sanchez.

SUMMER MORNING ACADEMIC PROGRAM Jun 21, 2022 - Jul 22, 2022

For those parents who missed the deadline to sign up for the Summer Morning Academic Program (Summer School), please email Dr. Iverson the name of your student, and he will enroll your student.

We look forward to seeing all of you this summer!  We will strive to make this Summer’s experience fun and enjoyable!!

AFTER SCHOOL LEVEL UP EVENTS

Summer Level Up Free Tennis Opportunity

Level UP Summer Tennis will be Monday-Thursday from 1pm-3pm beginning Monday Jun 27, 2022.  See Coach Gonzalez for details.

Level Up Summer/ESY for Parents and Families

 

Level Up Morning Academic Program

Registration for the Level Up Morning Academic Program (Summer School) has ended.  However if you were not able to register and still want your child to attend please contact Dr. Iverson at [email protected] to confirm your interest.

For more information re: the Level Up Morning Academic program go to:

2022 PrimeTime Summer Program

Program Dates:  Tuesday, June 21 - Tuesday, August 2 (30 days/closed July 5)

Program Hours: Hours vary based on the school's Summer Experience schedule.

Student Eligibility:  SDUSD students attending the Summer Experience in the morning will be eligible to apply to participate in PrimeTime in the afternoon at the same school site including students in Universal Transitional Kindergarten (UTK) through eighth grade during the 2021-22 school year.

PrimeTime Summer Website

We are rapidly approaching the last few days of school.  As most athletes know, THIS IS NOT THE TIME TO LET UP!!  Let’s FINISH STRONG!!!  GIVE IT ALL YOU GOT AND LEAVE IT ALL IN THE CLASSROOM!!!!  YOU GOT THIS!

On behalf of the Taft Staff, we appreciate you and could not do this work without you!

Thank you and go Eagles!


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