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This is what is happening at Cavitt Jr. High School:

  • Fall Dance 9/22
  • Cavitt Winter PE Wear
  • Cavitt/Olympus Mountain Bike Team
  • After School Study Hall
  • After School Math Lab
  • Tissue Donations Needed
  • ESF Fund Run
  • ESF World Languages
  • Destination Imagination

 

Fall Dance 9/22

Cavitt's first dance of the school year has been scheduled for September 22nd! This is not your ordinary Back To School Dance. This WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) sponsored dance will feature Karaoke, a Photo Booth, Individual and Team contests, an Outdoor “Hangout Area” and of course cool decorations and yummy food!  Get your groove on and join the fun! The theme is “Black and White”!  No need to dress formally, just wear something black and/or white.  School dress code applies.

The permission slip for this dance is attached to this message as well as available on the Cavitt website.  Your student MUST turn in a signed permission slip on Wednesday, 9/20, Thursday, 9/21 or Friday, 9/22 when they purchase their admittance to the dance at lunch or break. Admission costs $5 and will not be sold at the door. You will also be able to purchase a "party pack" for $10 which includes admission plus pizza, a snack and water. Rather than handing out tickets, we will keep a list of students that have turned in their permission slip and paid admission (that way there are no “lost” tickets!).  In addition to the party pack, which is sold in advance, some other refreshments may be purchased separately at the dance for $1 to $2.

Dance doors open at 6:30PM.  Parent pick up is at 9:00PM. Parents need to come in to the big gym to pick up your students.  We don’t allow students to leave without an adult – so please don’t ask your student to meet you in the parking lot.  We will have teachers and chaperones at the door to make sure the students are leaving with an adult.  Feel free to arrange pick-ups with your friends and neighbors.

We need more chaperones! If you are a parent or guardian who is interested in chaperoning the dance, you may contact Ms. Beyer at lbeyer@eurekausd.org

 

Cavitt Winter PE Wear Order online at:

https://cavittjrhigh.itemorder.com/sale

Sweatshirts, sweatpants, dry-fit shirts… Online store open August 15th – September 15th.  Sample sizes available at Orientation or after in the office.  Items delivered by Oct. 2nd. Questions? Contact Mindi Stewart Mindistewart07@gmail.com

 

Cavitt/Olympus Mountain Bike Team:

Do you like mountain biking?  Are you a student at Cavitt or Olympus? Then come join the Granite Bay Jr. High Mountain Bike team!  We will have an information and sign up night on Thursday, October 26th.  Mark your calendars!

 

After School Study Hall:

After school study hall is a great way for students to catch up on homework and get extra support. Study hall is for one hour after each school day Monday through Thursday... not Fridays.    

Monday: 1:20 PM - 2:20 PM

Tuesday: 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM

Wednesday: 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM

Thursday: 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM

Friday: No Study Hall

 

Math Lab:

Math Lab will be available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Cavitt teachers are happy to provide students the additional opportunity to gain success in math. Any student may attend any lab.

Morning Math Lab (7:15-7:45)

Tues: Mrs. Raley - Room 22

Wed: Ms. Hampton - Room 19

 

After School Math Lab (2:25-3:25)

Wed: Mrs. Stanley - Room 21

Thurs: Ms. Vincent - Room 20

 

ESF Fund Run:

Registration for the 9th Annual Fund Run is open! Join us Sunday, October 1 at GBHS for the 5k run/walk, 10k run, community breakfast, kids’ runs, and awards. Show your school spirit by wearing your school colors, your favorite school T-shirt or our awesome Fund Run shirt! Every dollar raised helps support the library, our computers and techs, and the Summer Institute continuing education for our teachers. For details and registration, click on www.eurekaschoolsfoundation.org/events/fund-run/.  If you can volunteer before, during or after the event, contact Stephanie Brandt at stephbrandt05@gmail.com  Register now and save…prices go up September 25!

 

ESF World Languages:

Attention Cavitt Parents! We still have a few openings for our Spanish classes at Cavitt. Take advantage and register today in any of the following options: 

Spanish 7th-8th grade: Tuesday/Thursday 2:20-3:20pm 

If you are interested in French class, your student can register and attend the French class at Ridgeview.

French 4th-8th grade: Monday 2:20-3:20pm /Wednesday 3:30-4:30pm. 

Register Online at www.eurekausd.org/worldlanguages

(We need a minimum of 12 students to confirm a class) 

All classes are scheduled to begin the week of September 18, 2017 and continue through May 18, 2018.  Annual Tuition: $375 per student.  Register today and share with your friends!

 

DESTINATION IMAGINATION INFORMATION MEETING:

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Olympus Junior High School

6:00 PM in the Multipurpose Room

DI is an extra curricular enrichment program that allows students to expand their minds and “think outside the box.”  DI’s mission is to develop opportunities that inspire the global community of learners to utilize diverse approaches in applying 21st century skills and creativity.

The DI program encourages teams of learners to have fun, take risks, focus and frame challenges while incorporating STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics), the arts and service learning. DI participants learn patience, flexibility, persistence, ethics, respect for others and their ideas, and the collaborative problem solving process. Teams will showcase their solutions at a Regional Tournament on March 3, 2018.

Competition levels:

Primary - noncompetitive K-2nd grade  Elementary - 3rd-5th grade

Middle - 6th-8th grade High School College

All interested Eureka District students/parents from K through eighth grade are encouraged to attend this informational meeting.

 

 

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