Sending out a big thank you to our counselor, Ms. Ortega. She shared this article with our staff today and we felt it was a good read for all! Click the link below to see why Social Media might not be the best thing for middle school children.
Month: March 2017
Steps for Magnet Acceptance
- Return to the magnet application site in order to ACCEPT or DECLINE your seat. https://miamimagnetapplication.com
- If Wait Listed, you will receive a second email when a seat becomes available.
- We will have an Orientation/Parent Night in order for parents to receive Subject Selections. This is only for students that have already ACCEPTED a seat.
Parent Night for ACCEPTED students:
April 5th at 7:00 PM; Curry Auditorium
Fun at the Science Barge
Sustainable Fishing Series: Lionfish (Workshop A)
Tickets: $10 – $20
Workshop A of the Miami Science Barge Sustainable Fishing Series will teach participants about South Florida’s lionfish invasion and what can be done to help mitigate its effects. A representative from Florida Keys nonprofit REEF will present on invasive Lionfish, basic collecting and handling techniques, and follow up with a dissection and filleting demonstration.
Participants will leave the event with the fresh lionfish fillets that they cleaned as well as the necessary tools to begin removing lionfish on their own.
This is the first workshop in a series sponsored by Fish Florida. All participants must be over the age of 13 to participate and must sign a waiver (or have a parent/guardian sign a waiver) at the door. Participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Details regarding parking, restrooms and directions in ticket confirmation email.
DATE AND TIME
Sat, March 18, 2017
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT
Miami Science Barge
1075 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33130
For tickets visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sustainable-fishing-series-lionfish-workshop-a-tickets-32820412738
2017-2018 M-DCPS Curriculum Bulletin
Relay For Life
JOIN OUR TEAM
I’ve joined a Relay For Life event. And I hope you will, too.
Why? Because this passionate community of people has one common goal: to help save lives from cancer.
Every donation goes toward the American Cancer Society’s mission to celebrate life and save lives.
It doesn’t take much to make a big difference.
Will you join my team?
Event Date/Time: Friday, March 31st — 6 PM
3 Hours of Community Service
Click here to view the TEAM page for Curry Cubs: Live, Love, Laugh like Larry
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Another Volunteer Opportunity!
Hello 6th and 7th graders,
If you need a few more hours, make sure to sign up with PTSA (Mr. Gillis) in order to volunteer at the upcoming South Beach Triathlon 2017. The event will be on April 2nd. Volunteers need to arrive EARLY to help w/ the setup!!! See Mr. Gillis to sign up and receive complete details!
Interested in volunteering for the Miami Beach Half Marathon?
The event is Sunday March 5!
The race starts around 6:00 AM and ends around noontime. Volunteers will receive 8 HOURS of volunteer time. If interested please sign up w/ Mr. Gillis (PTSA). Mr.Gillis will give you all necessary information (where to meet, where to park, etc).
Click here to print the WAIVER…life-time-volunteer-waiver