SCHOOL CALENDAR AND INFORMATION
|‹ June 2017 ›|
Algonquin Middle School
19150 Briarwood Ln
Clinton Township, MI 48036
Full Day - 8:01am - 2:46pm
Half Days - Please refer to the Full Year Calendar in the spotlights
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2016-2017 School Year Calendar Click here to view and print a copy of the District Calendar for 2016-2017 - PLEASE NOTE: Our first bell this year will ring at 7:51(students are expected to be here by that time), we have a half-day of school on the first day of school (Tuesday, September 6th) and our half-day dismissal times vary throughout the school year. As always, we ask that you plan appointments and vacations around this schedule . Thank you!
2nd Annual "Algonquin's Got Talent" Mark your calendar and come to the talent show on Monday, June 12th at 7pm. Click here for more details!
Algonquin All Star Program Has your child made an impact on our community in some way? Click here for more information about our new program to recognize their achievements!
Algonquin Students Get Office 365 For Free At Home! Everyone at Algonquin is united behind a single goal – helping our students succeed and prepare for life! To that end, we’re providing Office 365 to every one of our students free of charge! This automatically updatable, subscription-based software ensures your child will always have the latest version of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and more for as long as they are a Chippewa Valley Schools student. According to IDC, students with Office skills are better prepared for work in the professional world, providing our students with free access will enable them to better prepare for their future. * Install Office 2016 on up to 5 compatible PCs and Macs * Plus put Office apps on up to 5 tablets * Plus put Office apps on up to 5 smartphones * Store documents on OneDrive to be available at school as well as at home. No flash drives needed! * Use the same programs at home as at school. Click here to go to the link!
Bus Stop Etiquette Please review the attached document if your child rides our buses to and from school - thank you!
Chippewa Valley Schools Needs You!!! Our district is in need of substitute teachers, bus drivers, custodians, lunch monitors and food service staff! Click here for more information and details on how to apply!
Did You Know... That your student has a Library Card to use at the Clinton Macomb Public Library? There are many resources available including homework help, databases for research, use of the public computers and more - just go to their website www.cmpl.org! To login, a student may use their student ID and the last 4 digits of the phone number registered with the school - if they already had a library card, this may not work. Contact the library at 586-226-5020 with any questions.
District Enrollment Information Click here for the Chippewa Valley Schools Enrollment form for grades 6-12 and list of enrollment requirements to enroll you child at Algonquin Middle School.
End of Year Lunch Balances If you student has remaining funds on their lunch debit card and will remain in Chippewa Valley Schools, that money will carry over for the next school year (even if they move to the high school). If you will be leaving the district, you may request those funds be returned to you. Please use the attached form to do this.
Getting Homework Assignments 2016-2017 Our staff uses a variety of methods to get homework information out to students and parents. Attached is a guideline by teacher and grade showing the ways you can get information if your child forgets their assignment or if they are absent. Click here for more information.
Info For New Parents to Algonquin! Click here for answers to frequently asked questions that our new parents and students have.
NWEA Testing Information for Parents Algonquin Students are be tested several times throughout the school year. Click here for more information explaining why we are using this and how it will benefit your child.
School Lunch Debit Card Program Click here for more information on how to conveniently pay for student lunches.
School of Choice - Fall 2017 Click here for the School of Choice Application for the 2017-2018 school year. If your child is moving to a new building in Chippewa Valley Schools and is already a School of Choice student, you do NOT need to reapply. This is only for new students to the district. Parents must reside in Macomb County to apply. **The application is a fillable form - type in the required information, print and sign**
School Supply List 2016-2017 Please see the attached list for each grade level for this school year.
Washington DC Trip-Spring 2018 Click here for information about the Washington DC Trip being planned for the Spring of 2018! All students who will be in the 8th Grade for the 2017-2018 are invited as long as all requirements are met. A parent/student information night is planned for Wednesday, May 10th at 6:15pm in our cafeteria.
Algonquin SCRIP Program THANK YOU to all of our families who participated this year! We will have updated information available in September for next year. SCRIP Fundraising is a wonderful way to earn money for you to use for a variety of school activities - clubs, spirit wear, lunch debit card, the Spring 2018Washington DC Trip for 8th Grade Students etc. Click here for more information on how the SCRIP Program works!