Middle School Transition Events

Antonia Middle School

TRANSITION VISITS TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
February and March, 2017 • Various

Council students and the counselor visit each feeder school with a presentation on information about Antonia, including clubs, classes, and other helpful information. Parents are provided with a scheduling form.

INCOMING STUDENT SCHEDULING MEETING
Spring 2017 • Various

Antonia Middle School’s counselor returns to each feeder elementary school to walk students through the process of entering course requests into the Tyler Student Information System.

TRANSITION PARENTS’ NIGHT
March 17, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Information and Q&A session from Principal Joe Willis. Tours with current student tour guides will be available.

STUDENT TRANSITION DAY
May 12, 2017 • 9:00 - 11:00 AM

Incoming students are invited to visit the building for tours, team building games, lunch, and fun with assigned older students.

BUILDING TOURS AND SCHEDULES
August 8, 2017 • 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
August 9, 2017 • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Parents and students are invited to pick up schedules and tour the building before the start of school

INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS
Summer 2017 • By appointment

Parents and families who are unable to attend scheduled transition activities can make an appointment for a meeting or tour.

OPEN HOUSE
August 24, 2017 • 5:30 - 8:00 PM

Parents and students have the opportunity to speak with administration and teachers and learn more about the school environment, curriculum, and what classes look like.

Fox Middle School

TRANSITION VISITS TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
February and March, 2017 • Various

Fox Middle School’s counselor will visit each feeder school with a presentation on information about FMS and to walk students through the process of entering course requests into Tyler.

TRANSITION LOCK-IN
March 10, 2017 • 5:30 - 10:00 PM

5th, 6th, and 7th grade students are invited to attend a “lock-in” for the evening that features activities and the chance to meet peers.

FIFTH GRADE PARENTS’ NIGHT
March 15, 2017 • 5:30 - 6:30 PM (6th Grade) and 7:00 - 8:00 PM (5th Grade)

Information and Q&A session with FMS staff.

TRANSITION DAY
May 12, 2017 9:00 - 11:00 AM (5th Grade) and 12:00 - 2:00 PM (6th Grade)

Incoming students are invited to visit the building for tours, team building games, and other activities!

BUILDING TOURS AND SCHEDULES
August 8, 2017 • 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
August 9, 2017 • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Parents and students are invited to pick up schedules and tour the building before the start of school.

OPEN HOUSE
August 24, 2017 • 5:30 - 8:00 PM

Parents and students have the opportunity to speak with administration and teachers and learn more about the school environment, curriculum, and what classes look like.

Ridgewood Middle School

TRANSITION VISITS TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
Spring 2017 • Various

Ridgewood Middle School’s administrative & guidance office team visit each feeder school with a presentation on information about RMS and to walk students through the process of entering course requests into Tyler.

PARENT WELCOME NIGHT
March 9, 2017 • 5:30 - 7:00 PM (5th Grade) & 7:00 - 8:30 PM (6th Grade)

Learn more about RMS, including information about courses, career pathways, and daily life at Ridgewood Middle School! Staff will be on hand to meet students and parents. Parents will attend curriculum breakout sessions, take guided building tours by student leaders, along with incoming students having a question and answer session from current Ridgewood students - RMS Student Leader Panel Q & A to answer your child’s questions about Ridgewood!

TRANSITION LOCK-IN
March 11, 2017 • 6:00 - 10:00 PM   @ ARNOLD REC CENTER

5th, 6th, and 7th grade students are invited to the Arnold Rec Center for a night of games, activities, the chance to meet your peers, and more!

TRANSITION DAY
May 12, 2017 9:00 - 11:00 AM (5th Grade) and 12:00 - 2:00 PM (6th Grade)

Incoming students are invited to visit the building for tours, team building games, and other activities!

BUILDING TOURS & SCHEDULES
August 9, 2017 • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
August 10, 2017 • 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Students will have the chance to get their schedule, find their classrooms, learn about clubs and activities, and more! Join us for this fun and informative event. RMS staff will distribute schedules, lockers, & student planners as well.

OPEN HOUSE
August 24, 2017 • 5:30 - 8:00 PM

Parents and students have the opportunity to speak with administration and teachers and learn more about the school environment, curriculum, and what classes look like.


Seckman Middle School

TRANSITION VISITS TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
Spring 2017 • Various

Each SMS feeder school will have the chance to learn about different opportunities with clubs, and elective classes and answer any questions the students may have in regards to middle school, lockers, and scheduling courses.

PARENTS’ NIGHT
March 16, 2017 • 6:00 - 7:00 PM (6th Grade) and 7:15 - 8:15 PM (5th Grade)

An evening set aside to invite all parents in to meet teachers, talk about what an 8 hour schedule looks like, and to introduce them to the after school clubs, and opportunities students have for academic support throughout the school day through tutoring in advisory, tutoring after school, etc.

TRANSITION LOCK-IN
March 17, 2017 • 7:00 - 11:00 PM  

5th, 6th, and 7th grade students are invited to participate in a night of games, dancing, activities, the chance to meet your peers, and more!

TRANSITION DAY
May 12, 2017 9:00 - 11:00 AM (6th Grade) and 12:00 - 2:00 PM (5th Grade)

Incoming students are invited to visit the building for tours, team building games, and other activities!

ORIENTATION DAY
August 9, 2017 • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Students will have the chance to get their schedule, find their classrooms, learn about clubs and activities, and more! Join us for this fun and informative event.

OPEN HOUSE
August 24, 2017 • 5:30 - 8:00 PM

Parents and students have the opportunity to speak with administration and teachers and learn more about the school environment, curriculum, and what classes look like.