Thursday, June 18, 2015

Summer Resources

Summer is here! Enjoy your time off and have fun. Don't forget to exercise your brain. Remember- use it or lose it! Below are some resources to help you stay sharp: 


Khan Academy: www.khanacademy.org- a free website that offers practice exercises and educational videos. Subjects offered include: math, science, arts, and computing

Reading Is Fundamental: http://www.rif.org- The largest literacy nonprofit in the US. Check out their Literacy Resources for a variety of activities, booklists, and articles filled with great information for parents.

CK-12: http://www.ck12.org- Great resource for practicing Math and Science skills- helps students understand concepts through technology, simulations, practice, and play.

Discovery Education: http://www.discoveryeducation.com//students- Provides free student resources for homework help and interactive learning games. They also have Step-by-Step WebMath to help walk you through math problems you are having difficulty with. 

Parents- feel free to email additional resources to add

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

SUMMER SCHOOL

If your middle school student is in need of credit recovery due to failing a major subject, summer school is being offered on campus.




Dates: 
June 22 — June 25
June 29 — July 2
July 6 — July 9

Time:

8:30 AM—11:30 AM

Cost:
$150

Subjects:
Math 5,6,7
Pre-Algebra
Algebra 1
ELA 5,6,7,8 

Registration due by 6/17/15
Middle School Office
(570)356-3400



Credit Recovery may also be obtained through private tutoring. Please note- tutors MUST hold valid PA teacher certification in appropriate subject and be approved by the school counselor and principal. All hours must be logged and documented

KEYSTONE CREDIT RECOVERY- an approved credit recovery program that provides online and correspondence courses for $116 per course. Information and registration materials available in the guidance office. Please see Mrs. Walters.
Phone: 800-255-4937