For the last three school years, the district has provided standardized midterm examinations for courses that have a state end-of–course examination. During the 2010-2011 school year, an Algebra 1 district midterm was administered to middle school students. …
Cypress Bay will be holding auditions for the Nationally Competing Colorguard in the Band Room on May 1, 8, 9, and 10. Auditions will run from 4:30-7:00 pm, 8th graders only please and wear clothes that you can move around in. Hope to see you there!
Join our very own Drama teacher, Mr. Slowik, for a fun-filled four week summer camp! The camp is sponsored by the Broward County School Board and will be held at the New River Annex (formerly the Cypress Bay 9th Grade Annex), where Sunrise and Weston border each other. The program is sponsored by Tequesta Trace Community School. Registration includes weekly field trips and a guaranteed part in the show!
For more information, please contact Mr. Slowik at firstname.lastname@example.org.
**Family Reading Event** Focus: Summer Reading for Students and Meet the Author…. Soman Chainani
Where: Falcon Cove Media Center
When: Tuesday May 14 6:30 – 8:00 PM Nuzhat Alam, Teen Librarian @ Weston Public Library will share information / calendars for summer Reading Programs for students of all ages.
Handouts for student summer reading will be provided w/ related websites
Demonstration of “Tumblebooks”, an online program that allows students to read books in English / Spanish or to have it read to them. This is an excellent resource especially for younger readers or students just learning to read / speak English.
7:00 – 8:00 Soman Chainani will present his new book “The School for the Good and Evil” This presentation will appeal to students in upper elementary / middle school. This is a fairy tale / fantasy adventure novel. Students who attend will take a quiz to see which school they are selected for! Feel free to dress up (princess, goblin etc) It should be fun
*Stop by or call the Media Center to pre-order an autographed copy of the book. Go to http://theschoolforgoodandevil.com for more info and a great book trailer!
RSVP requested, so we know how many families to expect…. Ms. Alexander, Media Specialist @ 754-323-3224 Feel free to call if you have any questions.
Marcia Alexander, M.L.S. NBCT
Media Specialist @ Falcon Cove Middle
For more information, please contact Christopher McGuire at 754-321-1100. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.
From April 25th through May 6th future 7th and 8th grade students will be selecting and inputting their electives with the help of guidance and administrative staff. They have been instructed by their science teachers to print out the elective planning sheet, discuss it with their parents and get a parent signature prior to this time. Science teachers have placed the planning sheet on their websites. The planning sheet can also be found on the Falcon Cove website by going to the school info link and clicking on virtual scheduling. Once electives have been selected students will bring home a print out of their suggested academic placement and their elective choices for their parents to sign.
Students with an interest in preapproved electives or the 2nd year of a foreign language have already been inputted into virtual counselor based on an application and teacher recommendation. Teachers who teach a preapproved elective should have notified students that have been selected for their course. Academic recommendations, foreign language placement and specialty electives will be reviewed with students when they input their electives into virtual counselor.
Future 6th graders will receive their planning sheets from their respective elementary school. The virtual scheduling process will also be discussed at Bird’s Eye View on Wednesday April 24th at 6pm. Once future 6th graders elective choice has been inputted into virtual counselor they will receive a print out of their suggested academic placement and their elective choices for their parents to sign.
Waiver meetings will be held on May 16th at 4:30pm and May 22nd at 8:30am for those parents that chose a placement other than that recommended by Falcon Cove.
Falcon Cove’s talent show is this Friday April 26 at 6:30 pm. Tickets are 5$ and can be purchased at falconcovepta.com or at the door the day of the event.