Tue, October 25DCC Open House at Northwood HS for Grade 8 parents and students, 7 pmNorthwood’s Montgomery College Middle College Program (MC2@N) Parent Information Meeting at Northwood HS, 7 pm Girls Softball vs. Lee MSCross Country vs. Lee MS
Wed, October 26CAP Parent Meeting at Blair HS for Grade 8 parents and students, 7 pm Visual Arts Night
Thu, October 27Application Workshop at Parkland MS for those applying to ES, MS, HS magnet programs, 7 pm
Wed, November 2Author Visit: Gareth Hinds
Fri, November 4DCC Choice Form Deadline, Round 1 – Completed forms due to Sligo Counseling Office Application Deadline for All Secondary Magnet and Application Only Programs to the respective High School Sligo MS Talent Show
Mon, November 7Professional Day for Teachers - no school for students
Tue, November 8Election Day - schools and offices closed
Wed, November 9PTSA Mom’s Night Out
Thu, November 10Early Release Day K - 8 Parent Conferences
Fri, November 11Early Release Day K - 8
Tue, November 15Boys and Girls Basketball TryoutsWinter Concert
Wed, November 16Boys and Girls Basketball Tryouts
Fri, November 18PTSA Fitness Fun Day
Mon, November 21PTSA Fitness Fun Day - Rain Date
Last week, Mr. Collin’s 7th Grade BEST won the Fitness Fun Day competition. 6th and 8th grade BEST classes, can you step it up and win this week? This week’s completion is…The BEST class with the most students raising $10 or more gets a FREE doughnut or bagel breakfast during their BEST class.
This is the largest
PTSA fundraiser of the year and funds for Sligo programs, such as Shakespeare
Alive, Reflex Math programs for every grade, a field trip fund, the spring
dance, equipment for PE and music departments, after school programs, books and
programs for the media center and more.
Recruitment for Fitness Fun Day (FFD) business
sponsors is on and we need your help! There are just over
2 weeks left to recruit business sponsors (end date is October 14).
Parents of Sixth Grade Students, permission
forms and money for the Walters Art Museum field trip is due by Friday, Oct.
7th. All sixth grade students were given
permission forms in their world studies class. If you need a new form, please
contact your child's world studies teacher
Career Day is Friday, November 11, 2016. Come and share your wonderful career with the students!
Students must complete a permission form in order to participate in intramural sports.
MCPS has developed training for all volunteers in the district to learn about recognizing and reporting child abuse and neglect.
Mr. Phil Andrews, the Director of Crime Prevention Initiatives for the Montgomery County State's Attorney's Office, met with all of our Sligo MS students to expose them to a new, proactive program called “Stop the Bully."
Three times a year in the media
center, we are showing a curriculum related movie. All students who attend receive (at least one) free
slice of pizza. Click the link for more information!
Junior Achievement's purpose is to bring financial literacy education into the classroom. We
are seeking adult volunteers to teach pre-developed, interactive lessons about
goal-setting, budgeting, insurance and credit to our sixth graders during their
social studies classes.
Principal:Cary D. Dimmick
1401 Dennis AvenueSilver Spring MD 20902Phone: 301-287-8890Fax: 301-649-8145
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