Beginning March 18th, PJMS will be offering a course on "Parenting the Love and Logic Way". Topics will include putting end to arguing, back talk, and begging, teaching responsibility without losing their love, and setting limits without waging war, among other practical subjects. Please click the headline for more information and registration.
Please click on the headline to find more information on AMP and a link for test prep and review strategies for grades 6-8.
The 2015 Student Summer Worker application period is available on Applitrack. Four work crews will be hired during the interview process. The crews will consist of: Building Maintenance and Repairs, Curb Appeal (landscaping), Lawns, and Curb Appeal (parking lot improvements). Further information will be available soon. Please contact the CTE Department at 746-9274 with any questions. Click for links...
Mat-Su schools celebrate Spring Break next week, kicking off this Friday with no school for students (work day for teachers). If your child attends a non-traditional school, you will follow your school's calendar.
MSBSD schools will be conducting P/T Conferences on Mon. and Tues., Feb. 16 and 17. No school for students. If your child attends a non-traditional Mat-Su school, you will follow your school's calendar.
At 5:30 p.m., January 21, MSBSD Admin. Building in Palmer: See the proposed boundary maps, meet the demographer and ask questions, talk with the new principal for Redington, and hear the demographer's presentation to the School Board during the regular meeting.
MSBSD Enanuaq Preschool Program is academic center-based for three and four-year-old Alaska Native and Native American children to prepare them for kindergarten readiness. There are sessions at Wasilla High and Burchell High. The high school program is designed to support supplemental educational learning opportunities through the federally funded Alaska Native Education Program. The grant expires in FY15.
Thursday and Friday, October 30 and 31, are Parent/Teacher Conference Days in the MSBSD. Please check with your school for schedules. If your child attends a non-traditional Mat-Su school, follow your school's calendar. For traditional schools, no school for students on these two days.
MSBSD Office of Instruction hosts a School Advisory Committee Meeting for the new Joe Redington, Sr. Jr/Sr High School. Thursday, October 23 at 6 p.m., Mat-Su Central School (600 E. Railroad Ave., Wasilla). School opens next fall for grades 6-10; expanding in future. View full story.
Last year the state legislature passed HB278, which repealed the High School Graduation Qualifying Exam for Alaska students, but now requires that all 11th grade students take a College or Career Readiness Assessment (CCRA) specifically the ACT, SAT, or WorkKeys. Read More....
Adam Mokelke, principal of Burchell High School is one of six exceptional school leaders, according to an announcement by the National Association of Secondary Schools Principals. Mokelke will be honored during a September meeting in Washington. Read more....and good luck, Mr. Mokelke!
Good morning, PJMS students and staff. Today is Tuesday, March 31, 2015 and it is a “B” day. Please stand and face your flag for the Pledge of Allegiance.
SAB @ TMS today – Bus leaves PJMS at 8am.
6th Gr. Volleyball vs. Fronteras/HMS @ PJMS-First games @ 2:45pm today!
Wrestling EOS Celebration/Potluck – will be held NEXT Tuesday, April 7th @ 6pm in the cafeteria. Coach Malone will get more info out to you soon.
Science Olympiad individual medal winners from last weekend: Frazier Groseclose, Tobin Hushower, Ethan Copp, Noah McLain, Nikona Rousseau, Caleb White, Charlie Michael
After School Activities –
Ham & Cheese w/Salad
7th grade students are continuing with AMP testing.
All students: Please remember to be “calm, cool, and collected” in the hallways during passing times!
Students who are testing today: When you are dismissed by your teacher, please report to your testing location.
Don’t forget, NO cell phones or electronic devices allowed in the testing rooms.
Good luck today, 7th grade Moose!
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM Jazz Band
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Palmer Library F/T-Clawson
2:20 PM - 4:00 PM 6th Gr.VBALL
2:20 PM - 4:00 PM NYO and 6th Gr. VBall TEAM PICTURES
2:20 PM Saroma Mtg - Rm#403
2:20 PM - 4:15 PM Study Hall - Rm.#122
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM NYO Practice
4:30 PM Activity Buses
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Parenting the Love & Logic Way - Program for Parents (6 weeks)
11:20 AM - 12:25 PM Military Lunch Group Mtgs. -All Grades- Rm.#109
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Palmer Visitors' Center F/T-Clawson
2:20 PM - 4:00 PM 6th VBall Practice
2:20 PM - 4:00 PM Flight/Aviation Club
2:20 PM - 4:15 PM Study Hall - Rm.#122
2:20 PM - 4:00 PM Weight Lifting