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Middle School Monthly Letter to Parents

Hello Parents,

Our year is winding down fast! Only 5 more weeks of school left.

Here are some important dates to add to your calendar:

4/27 & 28- MCA math testing for grades 5-8, please have your child bring their Chromebook to school charged and ready for testing.

4/29- the last day for Targeted Services

4/29- 5th grade is walking to the theater, please wear comfortable walking shoes

5/1- the last day to order your yearbook online,

5/3-16- Scholastic virtual bookfair,

5/4- instrumental rental night for 5th graders who want to join band next year, from 5-7 pm

5/7- 8th graders will go to the High school for a tour, see below

5/11 & 12- MCA science testing for grades 5 & 8, please have your child bring their Chromebook to school charged and ready for testing.

5/28- We will be having school for ALL students on this day. School will let out at 12:00. This is the last day of school, so will be doing a send off celebration for the 8th grade. We will also hand out honor roll certificates. I will send out more information at a later date.

5/31- Memorial Day


8th grade: 

Park Rapids High School is hosting a welcome orientation for the 8th grade students to prepare for their transition to high school on Friday, May 7th. The event will take place from 8:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. There will be a meet and greet with high school teachers, a tour of the building, and other fun activities.

This day is specifically aimed at helping 8th graders become familiar with the High School and as such they will be the only students in attendance.  This is a normal school day and buses will run their normal routes; Students will be provided with breakfast and lunch. 

If your student will be absent, please contact the office. 

 If you are dropping your student off please drop them off at the front of high school at 8:00 a.m. and pick them up from the front of the high school at 12:00 p.m.

Enjoy your weekend,

Sherri Gottsman

Middle School Secretary